Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday rentals in Old Town Alexandria that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and parking available. Prices start at £ 124 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Old Town Alexandria. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Old Town Alexandria

Come and experience Old Town Alexandria and its history, museums and churches. This city's restaurants, shopping and riverfront draw many visitors. Arlington National Cemetery and Jefferson Memorial are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Old Town Alexandria

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Old Town Alexandria has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • The Capital Wheel (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Cameron Run Regional Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Greendale Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • TopGolf Alexandria (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • East Potomac Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Old Town Alexandria

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Old Town Alexandria. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oxon Cove and Oxon Hill Farm National Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Fort Foote Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • East Potomac Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Gravelly Point Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Tidal Basin (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Anacostia Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Old Town Alexandria

The nearest airport is in Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), located 3.3 mi (5.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into College Park, MD (CGS), which is 14 mi (22.6 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Alexandria Station. Catch a ride on the metro at King Street Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Old Town Alexandria?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 772 vacation rentals near Old Town Alexandria. From 561 flats & apartments to 156 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Old Town Alexandria are on Vrbo.