Westin Alexandria is a hotel located at Courthouse Square in Alexandria, Virginia. The property is just three and a half miles from Ronald Reagan National Airport at Washington DC and has self parking facilities. A complimentary shuttle service is provided within the surrounding area including the King Street Metro station.
Pets are permitted in this 319 room hotel, which is furnished with cable TV, pay movies, dual line telephones with voice mail, wireless internet access and a complimentary newspaper. The bath consists of a dual showerhead with multiple spray options, a curved shower rod for extra room, bathrobes, large cotton bath towels and spa-style toiletries. Guestrooms also feature in-room safes, minibars, ironing facilities, hair dryers, room service and coffeemakers with complimentary Starbucks coffee.
Hotel guests can dine in the hotel at the Jamieson Grille, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner throughout the week and features traditional American cuisine. The Trademark Bar serves beverages and is open 2pm to 11pm Sunday to Thursday and 2pm to 12 midnight on Friday and Saturday, whilst guests will also find a Starbucks on site open seven days a week. There are many other bars and restaurants in nearby Washington DC featuring many 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 20,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. The largest room is the Edison Ballroom, which is 7,900 square feet and will accommodate up to 590 people for a banquet or 700 for a theatre style setting and can be split in to smaller rooms if required. The hotel has special packages and offers for meetings, events and weddings with specialist advisors available to help with planning the event.
The hotel has a heated swimming pool and whirlpool hot tub for guests to use at their leisure, as well as a workout gymnasium. Golfers need only travel a short distance to find the Pinecrest Golf Course, whilst guests wanting to watch live sports can find Washington Nationals Baseball Stadium and FedEx Field less than 12 miles from the hotel. There are many other leisure and sporting activities for guests to try near the hotel including tennis, boating, sailing, a running track and biking trails amongst other things, and staff at the hotel concierge is on hand to provide information and directions.
There are several places to visit nearby and Washington DC, featuring the White House, Washington Monument and various museums, theaters and other attractions is approximately seven miles away. The hotel provides a shuttle service between 6.30pm and 9.30pm Friday to Sunday to King Ramsey House Visitors Center, near the center of Old Town, from which guests can walk to historic attractions, restaurants, shopping and nightlife.Another nearby attraction is The Athenaeum art gallery, a Greek revival structure where legendary Civil War General Robert E. Lee once banked.