699 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA 

A new hotel, Hotel Heron, has opened in the heart of Alexandria. Originally opened in 1926 as the George Mason Hotel, Hotel Heron combines the iconic inn with a new building that houses a modern event space and elevated guest rooms. This new 134 room boutique hotel has a ground floor restaurant, KILN, serving hearth inspired Mid-Atlantic cuisine, a cozy craft cocktail bar in the heart of the hotel, and an open-air seasonal rooftop bar with views of the Potomac. Some amenities include a state-of-the-art fitness center and meeting spaces. For more information, click here.