Where to stay around Alexandria?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,725 holiday lettings near Alexandria. From 781 apartments to 455 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alexandria is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Alexandria?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Alexandria:

  • Old Town: 31 holiday homes
  • Del Ray: 27 holiday homes
  • Old Town West: 37 holiday homes
  • Old Town North: 22 holiday homes
  • Seminary Hill: 20 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Alexandria?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Alexandria. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • United States Patent and Trademark Office Museum: 1,887 holiday lettings
  • Birchmere: 1,915 holiday lettings
  • Lee-Fendall House: 1,879 holiday lettings
  • Market Square: 1,861 holiday lettings
  • Alexandria Station: 1,889 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alexandria listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Alexandria?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 781 apartments in Alexandria. Our other popular types of Alexandria holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 455 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 199 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 9 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alexandria?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 354 holiday homes with pool available in Alexandria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore the natural setting in Alexandria

    The area's museums and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Alexandria. This city's shopping, restaurants and bird watching draw many visitors. Arlington National Cemetery and Jefferson Memorial are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

    Activities and attractions in and around Alexandria

    Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Alexandria a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Smithsonian's National Zoo (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
    • Six Flags America (19.9 mi / 32 km)
    • Greendale Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • TopGolf Alexandria (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Cameron Run Regional Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
    • Hilltop Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Alexandria

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Alexandria is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Great Falls Park (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
    • Fort Foote Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Green Spring Gardens Park (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Oxon Cove and Oxon Hill Farm National Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Fort Washington Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
    • Lake Accotink Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)