Hotel near Mount Vernon Estate & Historic Getaways - Holiday Inn Express
If you’ve been looking at hotels near Mount Vernon Estate, look no further. Holiday Inn Express Alexandria is one of the closest hotels to Mount Vernon, the beloved home of the Father of our country. You can get to the historical Mount Vernon Estate and Museum in about 10 minutes as it is only 6 miles away from our hotel in Alexandria.
Maintained by The Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association since 1860, the Mount Vernon Estate will take your breath away with its magnificent architecture, fascinating gardens and rich history. Nearly 80 million visitors have traveled to Alexandria to experience 50 acres of galleries, regal buildings, theatres and more than 500 artifacts. You too can explore the illustrious grounds once owned by our nation’s first president.
Mount Vernon Estate and Museum Attractions
During your visit to the Mount Vernon Estate, enjoy:
- Ford Orientation Center – begin your adventure with a 20-minute inspiring action movie “We Fight To Be Free”
- Donald W. Reynolds Museum and Education Center - 23 theater and gallery exhibits with interactive technology highlighting various facets of Washington 's life
- Outbuildings – greenhouse, slave quarters, kitchen and stables
- Gardens – soak in the beautifully landscaped garden or go on an afternoon hike down the Forest Trail
- The Pioneer Farmer Exhibition - 4 acres of working farm including a recreation of George's 16-sided treading barn
- Washington's Tomb – attend daily wreath-laying ceremonies for both George and Martha
- George Washington’s Distillery and Gristmill – witness Washington’s fascinating mill and distillery only 3 miles from the mansion
- First-Person Performances – interactive performers roaming the grounds and engaging visitors in the spirit of history and fun
- Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant – eat like the nation’s president with upscale cuisine. Reservations recommended
Mount Vernon Hotel Deal
Take a step back in history during your next vacation. Travel to George Washington's house in Mount Vernon when you visit Virginia and choose our Mount Vernon Package. This pristine-maintained historical home appeals to visitors of any age who would like a truly educational experience. The deal includes:
- 2 tickets to Mount Vernon
- Delicious hot breakfast
- Overnight accommodations at Holiday Inn Alexandria Fort Belvoir.
*Mount Vernon package requires a 2 night minimum stay
George Washington's Mount Vernon
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, Virginia 22121
Hours of Operation: Open year-round, daily hours vary seasonally
Tickets: General admission is $15 for adults, $7 for youth, $14 for seniors, and free for children ages 6 and under. Annual passes, group and military discounts are available by phone.
Holiday Inn Express Alexandria - Fort Belvoir is closer than most hotels near Mount Vernon Estate and although it’s only a hop, skip and jump away from attractions such as National Harbor and Washington DC provides tourists and large groups with the peace and quiet of Virginia. Book a stay at our hotel and enjoy the convenience of being only minutes away from such a large part of our nation’s history.