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Featured Motels in Alexandria

Motel 6 Springfield, DC - Washington Southwest
2 out of 5
6868 Springfield Blvd, Springfield, VA
Free Cancellation
The price is $54 per night

Located in the heart of Springfield, this motel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Springfield Town Center and within 9 mi (15 km) of Inova Fairfax Hospital and Eagle Bank ...

3.4/5Good! (934 reviews)

"check in process was great! Thank you The hotel staff were curteous"…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Motel 6 Springfield, DC - Washington Southwest
The Virginia Lodge
2 out of 5
6027 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $69 per night

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Potomac River Waterfront Park and within 9 mi (15 km) of Fashion Center at Pentagon City and United ...

3.2/5 (341 reviews)

"Average not a five star hotel but good for the money would stay again if i had too"…"

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

The Virginia Lodge
Days Inn by Wyndham Alexandria
2 out of 5
110 S Bragg St, Alexandria, VA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $59 per night

Located in Alexandria West, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Springfield Town Center, Eden Center, and Birchmere. Arlington National Cemetery and Vietnam ...

2.5/5 (992 reviews)

"Clean... no complaints for the price."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Alexandria
Quality Inn Mt. Vernon
2.5 out of 5
7212 Richmond Hwy, Groveton, Alexandria, VA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $68 per night

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Greendale Golf Course and within 6 mi (10 km) of George Washington's Mount Vernon and TopGolf Alexandria. ...

3.8/5Good! (752 reviews)

"I pretty much enjoyed like my stay there. the room was clean. I pretty much brought in my own cleaning products in the room with me. Some things like breakfast has and had to be change and even getting coffee yourself or from the staff had change. But I understand due to the coronavirus but for most ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2020

Quality Inn Mt. Vernon
Moon Inn Hotel
2.5 out of 5
6140 Richmond Hwy, Huntington, Alexandria, VA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $75 per night

Situated in Alexandria, this motel is 3 mi (4.8 km) from Potomac River Waterfront Park and within 9 mi (15 km) of Fashion Center at Pentagon City and Springfield ...

2.8/5 (186 reviews)
A good stay...economical stay..close to shops.....

"It had no microwave or refrigerator and the bed was broken but even that staff was VERY kind and the stay was otherwise VERY comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

Moon Inn Hotel
Days Inn by Wyndham Alexandria South
2 out of 5
6100 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $61 per night

Situated in Alexandria, this motel is 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Potomac River Waterfront Park and within 9 mi (15 km) of Fashion Center at Pentagon City and Springfield ...

3.4/5 (993 reviews)

"I loved how friendly the staff was and how clean my room was. Especially the refrigerator and freezer it was a great size. The coffee maker was a plus as well. There were a few sketchy looking people hanging outside at check in also in the room next door. But once you close your room door it’s not ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Alexandria South
Red Carpet Inn
2 out of 5
8257 Richmond Hwy, Mount Vernon, Alexandria, VA
The price is $69 per night

Situated near the airport, this motel is 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from George Washington's Mount Vernon and within 9 mi (15 km) of Fort Belvoir Community Hospital and ...

2.6/5 (99 reviews)
Good, clean cheap motel.

"It's a Spartan, clean, quiet place to stay on the outskirts of DC. Manager is very attentive, but it's a small motel without many creature comforts you get from bigger chains. Would definitely use it again if I was traveling by myself."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2019

Red Carpet Inn
Budget Host Travelers Motel
2 out of 5
5916 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA
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Situated near the airport, this motel is 2 mi (3.1 km) from Torpedo Factory Art Center and within 12 mi (20 km) of George Washington's Mount Vernon and Washington ...

3.8/5Good! (239 reviews)

"I particularly liked the friendly way I was greeted and the early-morning treatment when I was leaving."…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Budget Host Travelers Motel
Towne Motel Alexandria
2.5 out of 5
808 North Washington Street, Alexandria, VA
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Located in Old Town West, this motel is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Birchmere and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Potomac River Waterfront Park. Washington Monument and National ...

3.7/5Good! (397 reviews)

"Noisy air conditioning. Helpful staff. Good location."…"

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2019

Towne Motel Alexandria
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Hampton Inn & Suites Alexandria Old Town Area South
Hampton Inn & Suites Alexandria Old Town Area South
2.5 out of 5
5821 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA
The price is $84 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (950 reviews)

"The location was great. Very clean and social distancing was very easy."…"

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Alexandria Old Town Area South
Hilton Alexandria Old Town
Hilton Alexandria Old Town
4 out of 5
1767 King St, Alexandria, VA
The price is $84 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (976 reviews)

"The room was excellent, bed very comfortable, everything very clean. Only issue was with the temperature control. At night the room was warmer than it should have been, even at the lowest coolest setting it was too warm."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Hilton Alexandria Old Town
Kimpton Lorien Hotel and Spa
Kimpton Lorien Hotel and Spa
4.5 out of 5
1600 King Street, Alexandria, VA
The price is $92 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (964 reviews)

"I truly loved this place and the staff! Rawan is a life-saver and she made my trip worth it! Although, the spa was closed, I made use of their library and drinks at the bar. I wish the bar had interchangeable menu's and stayed open earlier or stayed open longer (5-9)."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Kimpton Lorien Hotel and Spa
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Alexandria Motels for the Frugal Traveler

You can select from 8 inexpensive motels in Alexandria among the more than 102 hotels and other lodging choices. These budget-friendly accommodations can help you cut costs compared to traditional hotels, which may have more amenities but also come with a higher price tag.

Because you'll save on your room, you can make the most of what Alexandria has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include George Washington Masonic National Memorial, George Washington's Mount Vernon, and Birchmere.

Fun fact: Motels made their debut in the 1920s as a place to stay for the weary traveler driving along America's major roadways. Motels often have free parking, and many have outdoor pools.

Here are some of Expedia customers' favorite Alexandria motels available to book:

Days Inn by Wyndham Alexandria

  • Stay within a 10-minute drive of Pentagon and George Washington Masonic National Memorial.
  • Enjoy the in-room free WiFi, and freebies including breakfast, parking, and an area shuttle.

Days Inn by Wyndham Alexandria South

  • An outdoor pool along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.
  • It's located within a short 8-minute drive of George Washington Masonic National Memorial.

The Virginia Lodge

  • Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
  • Stay within a quick 4-minute drive of George Washington Masonic National Memorial.

Moon Inn Hotel

  • It's located within a quick 4-minute drive of George Washington Masonic National Memorial.
  • A restaurant along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and valet parking are available during your stay.

Quality Inn Mt. Vernon

  • Stay within a 10-minute drive of George Washington Masonic National Memorial and George Washington's Mount Vernon.
  • Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

What to Do in Alexandria

Check out the museums or simply enjoy the restaurants in this historical area while you're sightseeing. People visiting Alexandria like its shops and cafés.

Here are some popular places:

  • George Washington Masonic National Memorial
  • George Washington's Mount Vernon
  • Birchmere

Enjoy nature with a stop at:

  • Cameron Run Regional Park
  • Green Spring Gardens Park

You'll find these family-friendly sights in the area:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo
  • Six Flags America
  • National Aquarium

Alexandria is also notable for its:

  • Bird watching
  • Flowers

Best Time to Visit Alexandria

Figure out the ideal time to visit Alexandria by reviewing the seasonal weather details below:
  • The hottest months are typically July and June, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 62° F and nighttime temperatures average 26° F
  • April-June: 88° F is the daytime average and 40° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 89° F and nighttime averages are around 53° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 74° F during the day and 27° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 44.49 inches in a year

How to Get to Alexandria and Around the Area

Alexandria Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) Airport 6 mi (9.7 km)
College Park, MD (CGS) Airport 17 mi (27.4 km)
Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.) Airport 22.3 mi (35.8 km)
Huntington Station Metro Station 1.9 mi (3 km)
Huntington Ave. Station Metro Station 2 mi (3.3 km)
Van Dorn Station Metro Station 2.2 mi (3.5 km)
Alexandria Station Train Station 3 mi (4.8 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Alexandria?
Because you’ll save on your room, you can make the most of what Alexandria has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include George Washington’s Mount Vernon in Alexandria, as well as MGM National Harbor and Arlington National Cemetery in the area.
What are motels like?
At many motels, you’re likely to find an outdoor pool and free parking. When you stay at a motel property, you’ll often have access to your room directly from the parking lot. Beginning in the early 1950s, eye-catching neon signs enticed road-weary travelers, and today, examples of these can still be found along historic U.S. Route 66.
What are the best motels in Alexandria?
The Virginia Lodge: Stay within a 10-minute drive of MGM National Harbor and Fashion Center at Pentagon City. Enjoy access to the free WiFi and 24-hour front desk, as well as room amenities like cable TV. Days Inn by Wyndham Alexandria South: Free WiFi, free parking, and a business center are available during your stay. It’s located within a 10-minute drive of MGM National Harbor and Fashion Center at Pentagon City. Days Inn by Wyndham Alexandria: Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi, parking, and an area shuttle. Stay within a 10-minute drive of Springfield Town Center and Fashion Center at Pentagon City. Moon Inn Hotel: It’s located within a 10-minute drive of MGM National Harbor and Fashion Center at Pentagon City. A restaurant along with freebies like WiFi, valet parking, and a manager’s reception are available during your stay. Budget Host Travelers Motel: Stay within a 10-minute drive of MGM National Harbor and Fashion Center at Pentagon City. Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.
What things can I to do in Alexandria?
In this historical area, you can check out the shops and enjoy the restaurants while you’re sightseeing. People visiting Alexandria like its museums and cafés. Favorite places in and around Alexandria include George Washington’s Mount Vernon, MGM National Harbor, and Arlington National Cemetery. Enjoy nature with a stop at Cameron Run Regional Park and Green Spring Gardens Park. You’ll find these family-friendly sights in the area: Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, National Museum of Natural History, and Smithsonian’s National Zoo.
What's the seasonal weather like in Alexandria?
The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 75°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 39°F. Average annual rainfall for Alexandria is 45 inches.
What's the best way to get around Alexandria?
Fly into Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), which is located 6 mi (9.7 km) away from the heart of the city. Otherwise, look for flights into Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI), which is 36.3 mi (58.4 km) away. Take advantage of metro transit at Huntington Station, Huntington Ave. Station, and Van Dorn Station. If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Alexandria Station.

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