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Quaint old seaport section of Alexandria on the National Register of Historic Places.
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Alexandria, VA 22314
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All reviewsking streetfree trolleycobblestone streetsshops and restaurantstorpedo factoryinteresting shopsfish marketgreat shoppingthe main streetlive heregreat place to walkwindow shoppingmetro stationhistoric sitesdc areawalk aroundwater front
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Heard about Old Town from friends who had visited Alexandria prior to our visit. Had a say 5 minute walk to get to King St from our hotel. You could either catch a trolley/bus, which by the way is free to ride, or you can...More

Thank makoss2018
Reviewed 3 days ago

We just happened to visit Old Town while they were hosting a weekend Art Show. The art selections were varied and we saw some very good pieces. The booths were set up right down the main street which made browsing very easy.

Thank Nashna
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old Town has so much to offer visitors. Lots of restaurant, shopping and parks. Lots of events going on as well.

Thank maryb26
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chadwicks has the nicest people working there; the service is great. And the food is delicious. Haven't had a bad meal there.

Thank camp219
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great, picturesque, old city, full of arts and crafts. Beautiful seaside buildings. A town full of history. Has good transportation available.

Thank Gwen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On checking in to Holiday Inn on Carlyle it was recommended to visit Old Town as we arrived earlier than planned for Cosmos Tour.Shuttle by Hotel to waterfront “which had started flooding week earlier “was our starting point.Shuttle Driver”Chris” was very informative “being in a...More

Thank kayaker1953
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice array of shops and places to eat. A quiet placer to enjoy the mild evenings. plenty of places to stay in the area.

Thank sjtol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful place! My wife lived in DC several years ago and had been promising to bring me here. "You'll love it" she kept telling me. And she was right I did. we got the metro and then hopped on the free trolley bus....More

Thank KirkbyBlue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great romantic place to sit watch and drink with a cuppa coffee. The deck is refreshing and entertaining. A lot of people roaming in and out of the area.

Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Come to Old Town, there really is something for everyone. Use trip advisor for good meals. Understand the closer you get to the water the more money the food costs. Great bars and food. You cannot go wrong with seafood! Leave a helpful "thumbs up"

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Lynn P
June 15, 2018|
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Response from Angie M | Reviewed this property |
We saw a couple of parking lots but were bused in. Sorry I know that’s not a lot of help. We also saw lots of cars parked on the streets.
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AHappyTraveler52
May 6, 2017|
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Response from SculptableDesign | Reviewed this property |
Hotel Monaco is wonderfully classic and quaint! They also have an attached restaurant with a stellar menu and elite customer service. Definitely my recommendation!!
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Coolah69
February 21, 2017|
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Response from Amicthelldc | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is it runs from 10am till 10pm daily every 15 mins
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