The Crowne Plaza Hotel Old Town Alexandria is a hotel located at North Fairfax in Alexandria, Virginia. The property is just two miles from Ronald Reagan National Airport at Washington DC and has self parking facilities. A complimentary shuttle service is provided to and from the airport, the Metro and King's Street.
This 12 story hotel has 254 non smoking guest rooms and suites featuring views of the Potomac and Washington D.C. Guest rooms have contemporary furnishings, TV, free high-speed Internet access and a split-level desk with a chair and two phones, hairdryer, coffee maker and ironing facilities. There are four junior suites available and all suites and the executive club level also feature a sleeper sofa, Jacuzzi tub and a steam sauna shower.
Hotel guests can dine in the hotel at Chequers, which is located on the second floor and open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, whilst room service is also available from 6am to 10.30pm. There are other bars, restaurants and live entertainment located at King Street in downtown Old Town with a shuttle service provided by the hotel for its guests. Many other bars and restaurants are located in nearby Washington DC featuring numerous different varieties of cuisine including American, Mexican, Spanish, French, Ethiopian, Lebanese and many other culinary styles.
Meetings and other special events are catered for here with the hotel having eight meeting rooms and a total of 10,000 square feet of flexible meeting space as well as equipment such as DVD players, projectors, lecterns and microphones. Rooms vary in size with the biggest able to accommodate 600 theater style, and the smallest catering for 20 boardroom style. The hotel has special packages and offers for meetings and events with specialist advisors available to help with planning the event.
Various other business services and amenities are provided including photocopying, facsimile, printer as well as e-mail and internet access. An on site fitness center is available to guests 24 hours each day with secured guest room key access and equipment such as treadmills, elliptical machine, bikes and limited weights. The hotel also provides a dry cleaning service, concierge services, porter, safety deposit boxes are available at the front desk and there is also an ATM.
The DC Metro Food Tours' Tasting and Historical Walking Tour through Old Town Alexandria starts less than a mile from the hotel, and takes visitors to more than 10 historical sites and restaurants. There are many places to visit nearby and Washington DC, featuring the White House, Washington Monument and various museums, theaters and other attractions is approximately five miles away. Just a short distance from the hotel is the Potomac River Waterfront, where visitors can enjoy numerous art galleries, boutiques, restaurants, and shopping, whilst golfers need only travel six miles to find the Pinecrest Golf Course, and guests wanting to watch live sports can find Washington Nationals Baseball Stadium and FedEx Field less than 15 miles from the hotel.