Travel/Hotel Information

Located just five miles from Washington, DC and 4.5 miles from Reagan National Airport, the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center hotel is situated in the West End of historic Alexandria, VA.

The hotel offers a courtesy bus service, 6:30am - 10:30pm, from Reagan National Airport and complimentary shuttle to the metro. They also have a Budget and Avis car rental desk at their facility for easy car rental accommodations.

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Hotel Reservations & Parking

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Overflow Hotel Information... 

SACRAO has just confirmed an overflow hotel room block.

Courtyard Alexandria Pentagon South
4641 Kenmore Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22304
(703) 751-4510.

The block information is as follows: 

Start Date: Sunday, February 2, 2020

End Date: Thursday, February 6, 2020

Last Day to Book: Friday, January 24, 2020

SACRAO's special group rate: at the Courtyard Alexandria Pentagon South: $119.00 USD per night.

Make your reservation at this link: Book your group rate for SACRAO overflow room block

Available to SACRAO Conference attendees at the Marriott: 

  • Complimentary shuttle service to and from Hilton Mark Center. Contact the Front desk for all shuttle requests
  • Complimentary Wi-fi in guest rooms and public spaces
  • Discounted Daily Parking rate - $12
  • Complimentary shuttle service to and from Ronald Reagan Airport (DCA)

Please remember to register for a DC @ Dusk Tour. The deadline for registering for a tour is Thursday, January 23. 

DC @ Dusk Tours (and other things to do)

DC area tours with SACRAO discount!

Two private ‘DC at Dusk’ tours are scheduled for SACRAO members and family with convenient pick-up and drop-off at the Hilton Mark Center hotel.  They are Saturday, February 1 and Sunday, February 2, both at 7:30p-10:30p at only $35.99 per person (normally $62.99). Details for registration (separate from the SACRAO conference registration) are posted at

SACRAO members and family can get a 15% discount on any USA Guided Tours in the Washington DC area between now and February 9, 2020. Popular greater DC tours include Best of DC – VIP Tour, DC Deluxe Tour, Discover DC Tour, DC Highlights Tour, African American History tour, Arlington Cemetery & DC Highlights Tour, Old Town Alexandria and Mt Vernon Tour, and more. Instructions for booking those tours can be found at


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