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Alexandria Travel Guide

The city of Alexandria in Virginia lies on the Potomac River. The city has a beautiful old town, which has well-preserved buildings dating back to the 18th century, and it’s best known for its historical significance and links to the Founding Fathers.

Things to Do in Alexandria

Top things to do include exploring Gadsby’s Tavern, which is where the founding fathers once dined and has now been converted into a museum with period objects and photographs, visiting the nearby Mount Vernon, which is the former plantation house of George Washington, and strolling around Carlyle House Historic Park, which is a Georgian mansion with a tranquil garden. Meanwhile, if you like shopping, head to King Street, which is lined with boutiques and craft shops.

Best Time to Visit Alexandria

The best time to visit Alexandria is in the summer months of June, July and August when the weather is warm and sunny.

Price and Availability in Alexandria

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Alexandria tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Alexandria tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Alexandria is in April, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Alexandria is in the high season in June. Alexandria has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Alexandria

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Alexandria. The warmest months in Alexandria are June and May, when temperatures reach 99 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to 22 ˚F. The wettest month in Alexandria is May with 8.73 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 2.31 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Alexandria

Find the perfect vacation rental for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We compare Airbnb, Agoda, Priceline and more. AllTheRooms has 449 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay while you enjoy Alexandria, with everything from inexpensive hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those traveling on a budget, the most economical place to stay in Alexandria is available at $20 per night. On average, a place to stay in Alexandria will cost you $152 per night.

If you need to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 160 accommodations in Alexandria that have WiFi. We have 27 accommodations that include a breakfast included. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 24 accommodations that have gyms. Driving to Alexandria? Then choose one of the 142 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 17 hotels and vacation rentals have a a pool or jacuzzi

AllTheRooms has 36 pet-friendly places to stay in Alexandria, so if you're traveling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

We aggregate vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from many providers in Alexandria, including 157 places to stay from Airbnb, 16 accommodations from Agoda and 5 places to stay from Priceline

258 accommodations in Alexandria have been reviewed; 63% are rated highly. 78 accommodations allow instant booking.

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