We’re #1. But we knew that. We know that you can stay here in Alexandria and be less than 10 miles from national landmarks like the White House and the Lincoln Memorial. At $140 per night on average, Alexandria hotels cost almost half the price of their DC counterparts. And ours come with the charm of our historic city.
Money Magazine suggests visiting cafes, boutiques and galleries that line the walkable mile of King Street that ends at the historic wharf. Art and music lovers should visit Torpedo Factory Art Center, and the legendary Birchmere Music Hall.
History buffs can explore George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate. Tour the colonial mansion and its four formal gardens, which have been restored to their 18th century appearance.
But we knew this all along!