We use cookies to provide you with the best browsing experience. The data collected by cookies is used to optimise the website for our users and deliver an appropriate service and relevant information to you. By using our site we assume you’re aware and agree to use the cookies for this purpose.

Destination Photo

Alexandria, VA Vacation Rentals

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

Most expensive
Most availability
, , , , , , , , , , , Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec 1 , 0.9 , 0.8 , 0.7 , 0.6 , 0.5 , 0.4 , 0.3 , 0.2 , 0.1 , 0 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec 1 , 0.9 , 0.8 , 0.7 , 0.6 , 0.5 , 0.4 , 0.3 , 0.2 , 0.1 , 0 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec 1 , 0.9 , 0.8 , 0.7 , 0.6 , 0.5 , 0.4 , 0.3 , 0.2 , 0.1 , 0
Powered by:
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Alexandria is in June, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Alexandria is in the high season in June. Alexandria has its low season in February, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
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 Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The Weather in Alexandria

86º 34º
3.59
91º 49º
8.73
95º 56º
5.21
98º 64º
9.73
94º 63º
5.19
95º 59º
9.73
90º 38º
3.06
76º 28º
7.57
67º 26º
5.82
68º
0.94
82º 17º
4.79
78º 31º
1.92
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Rainy days
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.

What Expert Travelers Think

Vacation Rentals in Alexandria

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Agoda, VRBO and more at AllTheRooms.com. Alexandria has 455 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. A typical accommodation in Alexandria costs on average $166 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Alexandria, then you can choose from over 150 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 26 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 23 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Alexandria by car, be sure to choose from 133 accommodations that provide parking. 16 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 35 pet-friendly accommodations available.

AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 6 providers in Alexandria, including 135 places to stay from Airbnb, 14 accommodations from Agoda and 9 places to stay from VRBO

279 of our places to stay in Alexandria have been rated by previous guests. They rated 73% as excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 65 places to stay right now.