Tucked away from the politics of Washington, DC but minutes from The Gaylord at The National Harbor,  The MGM Casino, The Oxon Hill Manor, MD.  The National Mall,  Smithsonian Museums, The White House, The African American History Museum, The Nationals Stadium, scenic historic boat rides along the Potomac River into the Nations Capital.  

Local Attractions in the Area which are minutes away.

Sports Venues

Audi Stadium

Fedex Field

Capital Center

Nations Stadium


African American Smithsonian

The Oxon Hill Manor

Old Town Alexandria, VA

Washington, DC Monuments

The White House

  1. National Mall. This is a huge mall on the water filled with shopping tours, delicious restaurants, and fun activities for the family.
  2. MGM National Harbor. Try your luck at the latest Casino & entertainment epicenter in the region
  3. Gaylord Convention Center. Explore the town within the
  4. Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Hill Farms. Escape the hustle & bustle of the City....
  5. Harbor View and Rides. The Harbor Vies is the water I was referring to in number one. There is a huge ferries well and some rides on that road.
  6. Hiking. Places like Fort Foote provide you with a beautiful scenery and nice hike to get your blood flowing.
  7. Duck Tours. Duck tours are different and great for the whole family.
  8. Water Trolley To Alexandria. Head over to Alexandria by water trolley. Once you get there, you will be blow away by the shops, unique buildings, and lovely atmosphere.
  9. Old Town Alexandria. Old Town is filled with lots of history. A nice time to walk around and just soak in the scenery.
  10. Top Golf. Fort Washington recently posted about the coming of Top Golf. It should be up and running by Spring of 2019.

With many ideas leaving you with a long day, you'll need a place to stay!

The Nelson Manor is the perfect spot due to it's location, boutique style, and concierge. Plan a spontaneous Weekend or Staycation.

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