Welcome To The New Old Town

Located in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, Hotel Heron offers guests the opportunity to see Old Town from a new vantage point.

With Washington, D.C. just minutes away, Hotel Heron acts as a flag in the sand just across the river, beckoning travelers to explore beyond the National Mall and Monuments to discover a city ripe for its new renaissance.

This chic 134-room boutique hotel is home to KILN, a signature ground-floor restaurant serving hearth-inspired Mid-Atlantic cuisine; Francis Hall, a cozy craft cocktail bar hidden in the heart of the hotel; and Good Fortune, an open-air seasonal rooftop bar with unparalleled views of the Potomac.

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Find Rest In The Nest

Originally opened in 1926 as the George Mason Hotel, this adaptive reuse hotel combines the charm of an iconic inn with an adjacent new building that houses a modern event space and elevated guest rooms. Elevated amenities include a state-of-the-art fitness center and meeting spaces designed for socializing, co-working, creating, eating, drinking, and relaxing.


Experience New Flavors In Old Town

Discover flavors from the Chesapeake, artisanal cocktails, and breathtaking views of the Potomac all at the heart of Hotel Heron in Alexandria, Va.

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Painting at Hotel Heron

Meetings That Matter

Whether you’re planning an intimate celebration or an innovative event, Hotel Heron is the ideal place to gather, meet, and make lasting memories.

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A dock jutting into the lake at sunset
Goof Fortune Rooftop

Discover All That's New In Old Town.

Alexandria is honored to be listed as #3 small city in the USA by Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards, a top 5 accolade it has maintained for the past six years.  Explore why Alexandria continues to surprise and delight.

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