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Alexandria, Virginia

Minutes from Washington, DC but a World Away

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On the Potomac River within eyesight of Washington, DC, Alexandria, VA is nationally recognized for its rich history and beautifully preserved 18th- and 19th-century architecture - an extraordinary backdrop for a thriving boutique scene; acclaimed, chef-driven restaurants; vibrant arts and culture; and a welcoming, walkable lifestyle.

Get carried away in Old Town's enchanting waterfront setting, Del Ray's artsy and eclectic scene, and neighborhoods beyond. Whether you're planning a romantic escape, family vacation, girlfriends getaway or organizing an important meeting or group event, let us connect you with an array of accommodations, events and things to do. Alexandria is the relaxed and refined home base for your DC vacation and an unforgettable getaway of its own.

 

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Sidewalk Sale

Sidewalk Sale

Over 50 shops will host events and offer deeply-discounted summer…
Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week

Check out the list of participating restaurants and book your table online
Friendship Firehouse Festival

Friendship Firehouse…

Aug 2, 2014
The Friendship Firehouse…
Alexandria Restaurant Week

Alexandria Restaurant…

Aug 15 – 24, 2014
OVer 60 restaurants offer $35 menus…
Kenny Loggins

Kenny Loggins

Aug 15, 2014
Kenny Loggins is an American…
War of 1812 Signature Event

War of 1812 Signature…

Aug 30 – 31, 2014
Following nearly a year of…
Jeff Bridges and the Abiders

Jeff Bridges and the…

Aug 31, 2014
Jeff Bridges is an American…
Friendship Firehouse Festival

Friendship Firehouse…

Aug 2, 2014
The Friendship Firehouse…
Romance Package

Romance Package

Any day can be special for your special person in your…
Explore Washington D.C. Package

Explore Washington…

Enjoy a getaway at the Nation’s Capital! Offer includes…
Suites Amenity Package

Suites Amenity Package

Indulge in some SUITE upgrades! Book our Executive or…
Explore Washington D.C. Package

Explore Washington…

Enjoy a getaway at the Nation’s Capital! Offer includes…
Romance Package

Romance Package

Any day can be special for your special person in your…
Romance Package

Romance Package

Any day can be special for your special person in your…

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