Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Belvoir

8751 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, DC 22309-4223
Phone: +1 703-360-1300   |   Fax: 703-799-7713   |   132 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

A great hotel near Fort Belvoir needs to be affordable, spacious and have the best service and quality in the DC area, which is exactly what our Alexandria hotel delivers.

Our hotel near old town Alexandria offers a great price, an unbeatable location and a complimentary hot breakfast. Start your morning right with a delicious, daily buffet of sizzling hot waffles, scrambled eggs, breakfast potatoes, sausage or bacon, a choice of hot and cold cereals, breakfast pastries and breads and yogurt. Chilled juices and 100% Arabica coffee complete the meal.

This hotel near Washington DC puts guests close to the best attractions of the city. Mount Vernon Estates, Fort Belvoir, old town and of course the numerous sites in Washington DC are only a few minutes away. If you’re looking for a great value in a hotel near Alexandria, VA, we deliver. From sightseeing to visiting one of the many local universities, location is key.

A number of business travelers also depend on our Alexandria hotel. With friendly service and quiet, well-appointed rooms, we make it easy for business guests to get the job done. A few of our regular guests are employees of the Inova® Hospital, Lockheed Martin, BAE Systems, Harley-Davidson®, Costco® and Cooper Industries. Jacobs® Engineering, Siemens, and General Dynamics also regularly send workers to our Alexandria hotel.

With an unbeatable location, knowledgeable staff members and the best of DC right outside the doorstep, there’s no better place to stay in Alexandria. We know that you have a choice when it comes to hotels. That’s why our guests are always our top priority. We value service, quality and location to ensure a fun and easy stay for all guests.

Book your upcoming stay at convenient Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Belvoir for a great trip! Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee
  • Exercise facility 24-hour
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Guest laundry facility Open from 6:00 a.m. to midnight, nominal fee, 2.00
  • Free parking
  • Meeting facilities 2600 sq. ft.
  • Banquet facilities 2000 sq. ft.
  • Fax services
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • Multilingual staff (English, Spanish, Arabic)
  • Cable or satellite television Cable
  • Mail services
  • Air-conditioning
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center
  • Printer available
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Courier
  • Physically challenged services wheelchair avaliable, ask at front desk
  • Hearing impaired services ask at front desk
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking, please contact property for availability of oversized vehicle parking. Nominal fee may apply
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Motor Coach parking, only if the group is booked at our property

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Conveniently located, the best western mount vernon/ft. belvoir in Alexandria, Washington D.C. is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 38.719565  /  Latitude: -77.126365


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: I-495. Take Exit 1 and travel Route 1 South for seven and a half miles. The Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Belvoir is located on the left.

From: I-95. Head north, take Exit 161 and travel Route 1 North for 12 miles. The Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Belvoir is located on the right.

Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Belvoir

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Alexandria National Cemetery

Plan your next visit out to the DC area. The Alexandria National Cemetery located near Old Town Alexandria, Virginia was established in 1862. It is one of the 14 original national cemeteries, and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1995.

The cemetery was nearly filled to capacity in 1864, which led to the construction of the Arlington National Cemetery. Other notable Alexandria attractions also include the Alexandria Black History Museum and Mount Vernon (George Washington’s Estate).

Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial

VA Attractions

Arlington House

Overlooking the Potomac River, and set just within Arlington National Cemetery, adjacent to the John F. Kennedy Gravesite, you'll find the Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial.

Constructed in 1802 by George Washington Parke Custis, it was the home of the Confederate General Robert E. Lee. It's now a museum and memorial, honoring the Gen. Lee and his life and family.

Access to the Arlington House from nearby Alexandria is a breeze along I-66. Whether you're staying in western Virginia, closer to the beach, or in the Richmond area, don't miss the Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial – an iconic piece of America.

Crystal City

Crystal City is a small, urban borough in Arlington, south of Arlington National Cemetery. It's built around residential high-rise structures, office buildings and an underground corridor system, essentially making Crystal City an underground city. You can explore Crystal City and the Crystal City Shops - restaurants, over one hundred services and stores - from any of the nearby cities like Alexandria and Falls Church. Once you've experienced the natural wonders of Virginia's great outdoors, take a relaxing evening stroll through Crystal City, one of Virginia's most unique suburbs, or sit back and watch a live performance from the Synetic Theater, a local theater company.

Fashion Centre at Pentagon City

The largest enclosed shopping center in Arlington, Fashion Centre at Pentagon City is quad leve structure, sporting 170 retail shops and restaurants. Opened in 1989, Fashion Center at Pentagon City features Macy's and Nordstrom as it's cornerstone department stores. Guests of the Best Western hotels in nearby Alexandria and McLean - even those in the Richmond area don't mind the scenic drive north - enjoy a close proximity to Fashion Centre at Pentagon City. After a few days of exploring the sights and natural beauty of Richmond area, take a stroll around Fashion Centre at Pentagon City and pick a few souvenirs.

Gadsby's Tavern Museum

A U.S. National Historic Landmark, Gadsby's Tavern Museum is located in Old Town Alexandria, just inland of the Potomac River. Two buildings in one, Gadsby's Tavern Museum was once a thriving tavern (1785), and a busy city hotel (1792). Today, visitors from areas like the Appalachian Mountains, and the Virginia coast, to local cities like Richmond, Fairfax and McLean visit Gadsby's. George Washington, and Andrew Jackson are just two of the notable guests to have visited Gadsby's Tavern. After a day of exploring Virginia's active outdoor activities, head into Alexandria and experience a taste of historic Virginia at Gadsby's Tavern Museum.

George Washington Masonic National Memorial

VA Attractions

George Washington Masonic National Memorial

Situated just inland of the Potomac River, only a mile from downtown Alexandria, and just 15 minutes from the Pentagon, you'll find the George Washington Masonic National Memorial.

Opened in 1932, the 333-foot tall George Washington Masonic National Memorial was built to honor the first president of the United States, and today serves as a nine-floor museum open to the public.

Visitors of nearby Arlington, Falls Church and the general central/northern Virginia area have swift access to the George Washington Masonic National Memorial along I-95.

Admission to the first and second floor exhibits is always free, with any tours of the higher levels only free for those 12 years old and younger. The George Washington Masonic National Memorial is a great place to visit after a day of traversing and exploring Virginia's great outdoors.

George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens

Covering 500 acres, George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens is America's most visited historic estate – averaging one million annual visitors. The Mount Vernon Estate is located along the Potomac River, south of Alexandria and Springfield in central Virginia – just south of the DC area.

Schedule plenty of time to see everything on this beautiful working plantation, including the 18-century flowers in the gardens. Take your time touring George Washington's mansion, which has been restored to how it looked in 1799.

View the tomb where Martha and George Washington are buried and stroll through the Ford Orientation Center to l earn about this magnificent estate. The Museum & Education Center features interactive displays, short films and 23 galleries.

Greendale Golf Course

Be sure to pack your clubs the next time to visit Virginia – you'll have a wide range of truly excellent golf courses to play. When your VA travels have you touring the central region of the state and into Alexandria, book a tee time for the Greendale Golf Course, one of the top courses in the area. 

The Greendale Golf Course is an 18-hole, par 70 masterpiece – the golf is fun challenge, and the surrounding area makes for a scenic display. Opened in 1973, it's been a staple of the Alexandria golf community ever since. A Leon Howard-designed thriller, the Greendale Golf Course is sure to impress on your next VA visit.

John F. Kennedy Gravesite

VA Attractions

John F. Kennedy Gravesite

Also known as the JFK Eternal Flame, the John F. Kennedy Gravesite is located within the Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington.

Consecrated and opened to the public in March of 1967, visitors in nearby McLean, and Alexandria, find quick access to the JFK Gravesite with a quick zip along I-395, or I-66.

Visitors, from the Appalachian Mountain area to central Virginia, and from around the world, flock on a daily basis to witness the final resting place of President John F. Kennedy. Experience a piece of American history on your next visit to Virginia.

Old Presbyterian Meeting House

Found in northeastern Virginia, just inland of the Potomac River in Alexandria, you'll find the Old Presbyterian Meeting House. Guests of the Best Western hotels in Alexandria, and nearby Arlington and McLean, find easy access to this historic meeting house which dates back to the 18th century. Today, the Old Presbyterian Meeting House listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and still holds a healthy congregation. After a morning of hiking and biking through Virginia's scenic outdoors, catch up with a bit of local history and check out the Old Presbyterian Meeting House.

The Pentagon

VA Attractions

The Pentagon

Headquarters of the United States Department of Defense, the Pentagon is a central hub of activity in the Arlington area. Completed and in 1943, the Pentagon is world's largest office building by floor area – nearly 6.5 million square feet – and houses nearly 23,000 civilian and military employees.

Visitors in Arlington, and nearby Alexandria and Falls Church, should take advantage of the opportunity and tour the Pentagon. Free and available to the general public, tours of the Pentagon are available only by reservation with at least a one week advanced notice.

Once you've experienced the natural beauty of Virginia's stunning great outdoors, be sure to head into northern Virginia and witness the sheer magnitude of the Pentagon.

United States Air Force Memorial

Set on the grounds of Fort Myer, just outside the Arlington National Cemetery, the United States Air Force Memorial can be found. Completed and dedicated in 2006, the US Air Force Memorial consists of three, stainless steel spires that reach out from the ground, meant to resemble the "Bomb Burst" maneuver performed by Air Force jets. The US Air Force Memorial is easily accessed from I-66, or I-395, just west of the Pentagon. If you're staying in nearby Alexandria, or McLean, or in any part of beautiful central and norther Virginia, - especially after a morning of exploring the Virginia's outdoors - pay a visit to the US Air Force Memorial to add a touch of history to your visit.

Women in Military Service for America Memorial

The Women in Military Service for America Memorial, found at the Ceremonial Entrance of the Arlington National Cemetery, is an effort to honor all women who have served the United States Armed Forces - and is short walk away from the John F. Kennedy Gravesite. Visitors coming from central Virginia have easy access to the Women in Military Service for America Memorial along I-395. Guests staying at the Best Western hotels in nearby Alexandria, McLean and Fairfax also enjoy quick and easy access to the memorial.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.50 mile(s) from Fort Belvoir
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Woodlawn Plantation
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Historic Mount Vernon
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Old Towne Alexandria
  • 15.00 mile(s) from White House
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Arlington National Cemetery
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Iwo Jima Memorial
  • 15.00 mile(s) from the Washington Monument
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Washington National Zoo
  • 60.00 mile(s) from Kings Dominion Amusement Park
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Springfield Mall
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Potomac Mills Outlet Mall
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Tyson's Corner

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Sightseeing tours

Nearby Restaurants

  • Choose from a wide selection of restaurants near this Alexandria, Virginia hotel.
  • 9.10 mile(s) from Restaurant Eve, full service, American, open for: dinner
  • 9.20 mile(s) from Caphe Banh Mi, full service, Vietnamese, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 10.10 mile(s) from Bastille, full service, French, open for: lunch, dinner, bistro and wine bar located in old town Alexandria, offers guests a contemporary spin on classic French fare at approachable prices, all set in a warm and upscale environment.
  • 8.70 mile(s) from Vermilion Restaurant, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner, offers deceptively simple modern American cooking in the heart of old town, Alexandria.
  • 9.40 mile(s) from La Bergerie, full service, French, open for: dinner, French cuisine in old town Alexandria.
  • 9.20 mile(s) from Sang Jun, full service, Thai, open for: lunch, dinner, antique Thai style restaurant at the heart of old town Alexandria.
  • 8.80 mile(s) from The Majestic, cafe, American, open for: lunch, dinner, pure and simple American classics.
  • 9.00 mile(s) from Columbia Firehouse, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner, modern American Brasserie and bar in old town Alexandria offering familiar comfort foods, oysters, charcuterie and Steaks.
  • 9.30 mile(s) from Mai Thai, Full Service, Thai, open for: lunch, dinner, authentic Thai cuisine.
  • 9.50 mile(s) from Chart House, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner, offers steaks, fresh fish and tender prime rib.
  • 9.20 mile(s) from Il Porto Ristorante, full service, Italian, open for: dinner, old town's first Italian restaurant in the heart of old town's historic Seaport district.
  • 8.90 mile(s) from Aditi Indian, full service, Indian, open for: dinner
  • 8.80 mile(s) from Taverna Cretekou, full service, Greek, open for: lunch, dinner

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