your gateway to the beltway…welcome to the Hampton Inn-Silver Spring, MD hotel. Today, the shimmering mineral water spring in Acorn Park that inspired the name of this city is dry, but the town that was established around that tiny silver spring still shines brightly on the northern border of our nation's capital. Plan a visit to Acorn Park to see the historic site of Silver Spring's namesake, but it's the modern feel and eclectic culture of this city that keeps visitors coming back to the well.View our Silver Spring, MD hotel photos and area attractions Shop our current Silver Spring hotel specials and hotel packages for Washington, DCThe Hampton Inn® Silver Spring Hotel puts you within walking distance to some of the Beltway area's biggest corporate residents, including McGraw Hill Publishers, Discovery Channel International and United Therapeutics. Movie buffs, our Silver Spring hotel near AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center offers a look at the art, craft and mystery of movie-making. Pack a picnic lunch and visit Silver Plaza, where a series of fountains propel water high into the air, symbolizing the spring for which this city was named. From Silver Plaza, explore the shops, art galleries and restaurants that line the nearby pedestrian-friendly streets. The Hampton Inn Silver Spring hotel is located just 3 blocks from the Red Line Metro stop that quickly and conveniently transports you to downtown Washington, D.C. and to all of the historic attractions of our nation's capital. After a day on the National Mall, come back and relax with us at our hotel in Silver Spring, your gateway to the beltway and beyond.