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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.

 

Extraordinary 2.0

Extraordinary 2.0

Year two of the Extraordinary Alexandria campaign kicked off with...
Water Taxi to Nat'l Mall

Water Taxi to Nat'l…

Direct service to the National Mall in Washington, DC.
New Blog

New Blog

An insider's guide to all-things Alexandria
Sinead O'Connor

Sinead O'Connor

Nov 1, 2014
Sinéad Marie Bernadette…
8th Annual Alexandria Film Festival

8th Annual Alexandria…

Nov 7 – 9, 2014
Screening more than 60 films on…
Buddy Guy

Buddy Guy

Nov 10, 2014
Buddy Guy is an American blues…

"A Broadway Christmas…

Nov 26 – Dec 28, 2014
Created by Kathy Feininger and…
Christmas at Mount Vernon

Christmas at Mount…

Nov 28, 2014 – Jan 6, 2015
Mount Vernon is joyfully decking…
Sinead O'Connor

Sinead O'Connor

Nov 1, 2014
Sinéad Marie Bernadette…
Meetings Simplified

Meetings Simplified

Meetings Simplified at Embassy Suites Alexandria,…
Earn Double IHG Points for Meetings

Earn Double IHG Points…

Have a meeting for up to 50 people at the Holiday Inn…
Riverboat Weddings

Riverboat Weddings

Set the date for your wedding before December 1, 2014…

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