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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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King Street Art Festival

King Street Art…

Featuring over six blocks of artwork by more than 200 artists from the…
How to Park

How to Park

Finding parking in Alexandria is a breeze with plentiful street, meter…
7th Annual Old Town Boutique District Scavenger Hunt

7th Annual Old Town…

Sep 18 – 20, 2014
To celebrate its anniversary, the…
Colonial Market & Fair

Colonial Market & Fair

Sep 20 – 21, 2014
The annual Colonial Market &…
Jazz Supper Under the Stars

Jazz Supper Under the…

Sep 26, 2014
Join us for Jazz Supper Under the…
Art on Tap

Art on Tap

Oct 3, 2014
Seven craft beers from six local…
Soil & Soul: An evening of market-inspired cuisine and drinks to benefit SNAP

Soil & Soul: An…

Oct 3, 2014
$25 will be donated to the…
7th Annual Old Town Boutique District Scavenger Hunt

7th Annual Old Town…

Sep 18 – 20, 2014
To celebrate its anniversary, the…
Weekend Package at the Hilton Old Town

Weekend Package at the…

Enjoy everything that Old Town has to offer and get…
Explore Washington D.C. Package

Explore Washington…

Enjoy a getaway at the Nation’s Capital! Offer includes…
Stay for Free on your Wedding Night

Stay for Free on your…

Book your wedding reception with our hotel between now…
Weekend Package at the Hilton Old Town

Weekend Package at the…

Enjoy everything that Old Town has to offer and get…
Explore Washington D.C. Package

Explore Washington…

Enjoy a getaway at the Nation’s Capital! Offer includes…
Weekend Package at the Hilton Old Town

Weekend Package at the…

Enjoy everything that Old Town has to offer and get…
Stay for Free on your Wedding Night

Stay for Free on your…

Book your wedding reception with our hotel between now…
Explore Washington D.C. Package

Explore Washington…

Enjoy a getaway at the Nation’s Capital! Offer includes…
Weekend Package at the Hilton Old Town

Weekend Package at the…

Enjoy everything that Old Town has to offer and get…

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