D.C.’s Original Old Town

A Perfect Home Base for Your Capital Region Holiday

On the Potomac River within eyesight of Washington, D.C., Old Town Alexandria’s cobblestone streets and historic setting delights travelers from around the world. A nationally designated historic district founded in 1749, discover a walkable mile recognized as one of the “Great Streets” of America with over 200 restaurants, boutiques and intimate museums tucked in to 18th- and 19th-century architecture still intact from the city’s days as George Washington’s hometown.  And, just a short distance from Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore Washington International Airport, Alexandria’s central location makes exploring the region easy.       

Plan your Capital Region Holiday Stay in Alexandria, named an “inexpensive outpost for travelers to the D.C.-area” by Money magazine. Start Planning ›
Exploring Old Town Located just two miles away, Old Town is Alexandria’s nationally designated historic district filled with more than 200 independent shops and… Learn More ›
39 Alexandria Tours: Beer, Boats, Bikes and more From historic home tours to Old Town food tours and more, these excursions leave no cobblestone unturned. Learn More ›
Waterfront Activities There’s plenty to do on the banks of the Potomac River from picnics in the park to hopping on the water taxi to the National Mall or National Harbor. Learn More ›
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Alexandria Restaurants Restaurants in Old Town Alexandria offer unforgettable meals in a beautifully historic and walkable setting. Bon Appétit ›
Alexandria Hotels From boutique to popular chain-brand hotels within walking distance of dining and shopping, often 30% cheaper than hotels in D.C., Alexandria is the… Book a Room ›
Meeting Venues Recognized for outstanding hospitality, Alexandria's hotels range from a convention hotel to four-star boutique properties. Learn More ›

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