Vibrant Hotel near Alexandria and Washington, D.C.
Our Hotel's Near Premium A-List D.C. Attractions
At last, an inspired alternative to the typical Washington, D.C. hotel. No other hotel captures the energy and electricity of the DC metro area like the Aloft. No matter what you want to do, Aloft Washington National Harbor offers a vibrant gateway to the nation’s capital.
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Zipping into the DC metro area on a business trip or carefree vacation? Aloft Washington National Harbor offers easy breezy access to the entire area—but is light-years from all those other run-of-the-mill hotels. Abuzz with the energy of discovery and interaction, this bold new lodging alternative will surely inspire you to explore our namesake neighborhood and all it has to offer.
Stay and play awhile! You’ll discover a hot new waterfront community, perched on the Potomac River’s eastern shore a few miles south of the city center. Stroll National Harbor’s scenic marina, enjoy a ride on the new Capital Wheel, or take advantage of plenty outdoor activities overlooking Old Town Alexandria across the river. Or explore the inland avenues, lined with chic shops, fine dining, and endless entertainment for both day and night. Business visitors are just steps away from the sprawling Gaylord National convention center and The Capital Wheel.
For a change of pace, breeze into the big city—downtown DC is just 15 minutes away! Meander down the Mall for museums and monuments, take a tour of the White House and Capitol, or catch a baseball game at Nationals Park.
Need local tips? Check out the in-touch terminals in our re:mix(SM) lounge, for easy breezy Internet access to all that need-to-know info. Then ease on down the road and experience our nation’s capital and its scenic surroundings.
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Washington D.C. Arts & Culture
- Smithsonian Institute 16.1 km/10.0 miles
- Lincoln Memorial 16.1 km/10.0 miles
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum 16.1 km/10.0 miles
- National Gallery of Art 16.1 km/10.0 miles
- National Archives 17.7 km/11.0 miles
- National Mall 17.7 km/11.0 miles
- Washington Monument 17.7 km/11.0 miles
- US Navy Memorial 19.3 km/12.0 miles
- Arlington National Cemetery 24.1 km/15.0 miles
You May Need to Stay Just a Bit Longer
Everyone knows that it's pretty much impossible to run out of things to do in Washington, DC. The trick is to find the perfect hotel that's close to your favorite attractions. And Aloft Hotel is not only close, it's a DC destination unto itself. Book your reservations at our Washington DC hotel near the Capital Wheel directly through this site for exceptional rates.