Look no further than Ballston for everything you need when you're in Arlington. A variety of hotels, shopping and dining fit every taste and budget. The Ballston Metro station is centrally located, one block from Ballston Common Mall and within east walking distance from hotels and dining. If you're staying in Ballston, be sure to pack your hockey gear - the Kettler Capitals Iceplex is located atop the Ballston Common Mall parking garage and is home of the NHL's Washington Capitals. Two rinks provide practice space for the Washington Caps and open skating for the rest of us.