Romantic Escape

Let's Get Carried Away

Cobblestone streets, a candlelit dinner in a cozy bistro and a stroll along the Potomac waterfront with a cup of hot chocolate are among the perfect activities for a romantic escape in Alexandria. Let the unforgettable setting carry you away on the sparkling electricity of new love or turn up the smoldering heat of an old flame. Listed among the "Top 20 Most Romantic Cities in the US" by and hailed as a "Best Place for a First Date" by Washingtonian magazine, the romance drifting along Alexandria's brick-lined streets preserves love from ages past, to inspire lovers of the present.

Minutes from Washington, DC but a World Away


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LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT Dubbed a "Best Place for a First Date," check out these top date ideas... Learn More ›
DINNER FOR TWO Reserve a table for an extraordinary meal.... Learn More ›
LOVE ON THE CALENDAR Events that are great for a date... View Events ›
OLD TOWN HOTELS Stay in the heart of it all.... Learn more ›
Getting Here Easy to get here, easy to get around... Learn More ›