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Alexandria, Virginia | 6055 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, Virginia 22303

A Military Friendly Hotel near Fort Belvoir, VA

Established in 1917, historic Fort Belvoir is home to the Virginia National Guard's 29th Infantry Division (Light), the 249th Engineer Battalion (Prime Power), the Military District of Washington's 12th Aviation Battalion, the National Reconnaissance Office's (NRO) Aerospace Data Facility-East (ADF-E), and elements of ten Army Major Commands, the United States Army Reserve, the Army National Guard, and Department of Defense agencies. Situated just minutes away from Fort Belvoir, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Alexandria invites military travelers and their families to enjoy a relaxing stay near the base and Old Town Alexandria. Our central location, along historic Route 1, provides guests with easy access to Fort Belvoir and exceptional dining, shopping and attractions waiting in the Washington, DC metro area while our complimentary shuttle to the Huntington Metro Station and Old Town makes getting around the city easy and fun.


Prices - 

Free entry for visitors through the Tulley Gate. Visitors with a Department of Defense identification card may enter for free at any gate.

Hours -

The Tulley Gate is open 24 hours a day, with visitor access from 5am-9pm.The SSG John D. Linde Visitor Center is open from 8am-4:45pm, Monday-Friday. 


  • Health & Fitness Expo
  • Friday Seafood & Live Music
  • Sunday Family Brunch


  • National Museum of the US Army (Opening in 2019)
  • Golf Club & Tennis
  • Visitors Center
  • Bowling Alley
  • Community Center
  • Restaurants & Bars
  • Swimming Pool
  • Fitness Center


  • What is the cost of fort belvoir tickets and tours?

    Entering Fort Belvoir is free, but all visitors without a valid DoD identification must enter through the Tulley Gate and stop by the SSG John D. Linde Visitor Center for a day pass. Active military members can visit the Leisure Travel Services office in the Community Center to purchase discounted tickets and tours for popular attractions and get helpful travel planning tips and information. The Leisure Travel Services office is open from 8am-6pm, Tuesday-Friday.
  • What are upcoming events at fort belvoir?

    Visitors and residents at Fort Belvoir enjoy a full range of fitness and arts classes, family activities and special events. Sign up for fun classes like archery and swimming, play a round of golf, enjoy community get togethers like the Friday Seafood and Live Music events, or attend exciting annual events like the Fort Belvoir Health and Fitness Expo at the Specker Field House.

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