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.
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.
The best time to visit Alexandria is in the summer months of June, July and August when the weather is warm and sunny.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Alexandria. The hottest month in Alexandria is June, when temperatures peak at 98 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 8 ˚F. The wettest month in Alexandria is July with 9.73 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 0.94 inches of rain.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, Agoda, VRBO and more. Alexandria has 457 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A trip to Alexandria can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $14 per night. On average, a place to stay in Alexandria will cost you $164 per night.
If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 159 accommodations in Alexandria that have WiFi. We have 26 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 28 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Alexandria? Then choose one of the 141 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 16 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 40 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 6 providers in Alexandria, including 142 places to stay from Airbnb, 14 accommodations from Agoda and 11 places to stay from VRBO
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