Hotels & Accomodations

Preferred Hotels

The Hotel at the University of Maryland
7777 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 277-7777
The closest hotel to the Brin MRC. Restaurants on site.

Cambria Hotel College Park
8321 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 595-2600
An easy walk to the Brin MRC

Best Western Plus College Park
8419 Baltimore Ave
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 220-0505
An easy walk to the Brin MRC

Holiday Inn College Park
10000 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 345-6700
2.5 miles north of the Brin MRC at the interchange of Route 1 and the beltway (I-495). Not within walking distance but a free shuttle is available.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
9020 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 476-1529
1 mile north of the Brin MRC. Free shuttle to campus and the metro.

College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
3501 University Blvd E.
Hyattsville, MD 20783
(301) 985-7300
3/4 mile from the Brin MRC on the opposite side of campus. Restaurants on site.

Other Housing Options

UMD Short-Term Transitional Housing

The University maintains a limited number of apartments at Domain College Park to support new or visiting faculty, staff and scholars. Domain is conveniently located in walking distance of campus at 3711 Campus Drive, College Park (corner of Campus Drive and Mowatt Lane).

Government Employee Classified Ads for Housing

Washington DC Craigslist Housing for Rent

International Student House
1825 R Street, NW
Washington DC

The International Student House is geared towards long-term visitors who will be here for at least three months. Interns, researchers, and students are welcome. Space for 90 guests is available at a rate of $660-940 per person per month, which includes two meals a day. Rooms have 1-4 people each, and some have private baths. The Dupont Circle Metro stop is conveniently located less than two blocks away.

Follin Guest House
6801 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD

This is a rooming house. Rooms are available by the night ($55-$65 / single-double) or by the week ($215-$260 / single-double). 8 bedrooms share 2 bathrooms. Each room has a mini refrigerator; a microwave and coffeepot are in the hall. Children are not allowed. Credit cards are not accepted.

International Guest House
1441 Kennedy Street, NW
Washington DC

5 rooms are available with space for 12 guests. Cost is $40 per person per night (including tax and breakfast), and guests share bathroom facilities. The maximum length of stay is two weeks for international guests and one week for U.S. residents. Reservations are recommended.

Eden Park Guest House
7063 Carroll Ave
Takoma Park, MD 20912

Eden Park Guest House is located in the heart of Takoma Park, Maryland. The Bed & Breakfast site area is 5, 800 square feet surrounded by the old town city of Takoma Park. This elegant Victorian landmark has nine spacious and gorgeous guest rooms—B&B with complementary and full breakfast, a conference and special event facility, and Internet and fax accessibility. Reservations are necessary.

Norwich International Guest House
College Park, MD, 20740

10 minute bus ride to National Archives. Most guests are visiting MBA and PhD canidates interviewing at University of Maryland and National Archives researchers doing short term intense study . Norwich House maintains an academic environment. Reservations are necessary.

Plisch Guest House
Washington DC

Plisch Guest House is located in Washington, DC in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. A fully furnished one bedroom apartment with separate entrance. Perfect for short term academic visitors to the DC metro area. Monthly rate of $2,600 includes utilities, internet, TV included. Unit is fully furnished including dishes and linens. Washer/dryer inside apartment. Weekly, daily rates available. 10 minute walk from apartment to DC Metro station. For more information, email Monica at

Seven Springs Village
9348 Cherry Hill Rd.
College Park, MD 20740