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Welcome to Extraordinary Alexandria

Minutes from Washington, DC but a World Away

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.

Cobblestone Kiss

Romantic Escape

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Culinary Getaway

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Boutique Shopping

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Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

Authentic. Eclectic. Colorful. Your own.... Learn more

Town Crier


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Easy to get here, easy to get around!

Getting here

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