More Information

Find Your Perfect House for Rent in Alexandria, VA

The city of Alexandria, Virginia, is located about six miles south and across the Potomac River from downtown Washington, D.C., and is bordered to the north by Arlington.

Home to a host of historic landmarks and handsome neighborhoods, the city often seems more of an extension of the nation's capital than a separate municipality. One of the most popular areas in Arlington, Alexandria is home to about 140,000 residents and continues to attract newcomers with its charming Old Town district, comfortable communities and easy access to the major urban hubs in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Homes for rent in Alexandria place residents in a city on the western bank of the Potomac, where entertainment, culture and natural beauty mix to create a pleasant home. Rentals in the blossoming city give Washington, D.C., commuters a quick ride to the city, provide an ideal area in which to raise a family, and offer an array of exciting options for leisure and recreation.

Shopping and Entertainment Options Near Alexandria Rentals

Homes for rent in Alexandria are centered around the city's recognizable Old Town district. This neighborhood is composed of numerous boutiques, restaurants, theaters, galleries and antique shops. Residents and tourists alike stroll the streets of Old Town, a compact and upscale area that exudes an air of leisure. In addition to its chic attractions, the area contains several historic landmarks, including Robert E. Lee's childhood home, a replica of George Washington's townhouse, Gadsby's Tavern and the Torpedo Factory art studio complex. Though Old Town is Alexandria's landmark neighborhood, rentals are also commonly available in Rosemont, The Berg, Arlandria, Del Ray, the West End and North Ridge.

Outdoor Recreation for Alexandria Renters

In total, the city tallies 70 major parks and 30 recreation centers, including Chinquapin, which houses pools, courts and fields for almost any sport. Rentals are available near the city's popular family attractions and outdoor recreation options, including the Cameron Run Regional Park, which includes a water park, batting cages and miniature golf course.

Explore homes for rent in the Alexandria neighborhood of Arlington. Rentals.com offers listings of Alexandria apartments, photos, floorplans, maps and neighborhood information.

Spotlight

Dulles Greene

Dulles Greene

Herndon, VA 20170 (22.72 miles)

Price: $1,250-$1,830

(571) 612-2140

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Amberleigh

The Amberleigh

Fairfax, VA 22031 (10.63 miles)

Price: $1,505-$2,711

(703) 996-4216

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Point at Alexandria

The Point at Alexandria

Alexandria, VA 22304 (4.39 miles)

Price: $1,415-$2,010

(703) 634-4586

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Tuscany Apartments, The

Tuscany Apartments, The

Alexandria, VA 22304 (5.00 miles)

Price: $1,699-$2,700

(703) 822-7485

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Courts of Madison

Courts of Madison

Silver Spring, MD 20910 (12.95 miles)

Price: $1,270-$1,650

(301) 761-3777

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
The Arbors at Fair Lakes

The Arbors at Fair Lakes

Fairfax, VA 22033 (17.92 miles)

Price: $1,337-$1,935

(703) 988-2570

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Beacon Clarendon

The Beacon Clarendon

Arlington, VA 22201 (6.26 miles)

Price: $2,135-$5,513

(571) 858-9474

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 3

Current Rent Specials
Dupont Executive Apartments

Dupont Executive Apartments

Washington, DC 20009 (7.34 miles)

Price: From $3,045

(202) 697-5259

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials

Sort By:

  • Verizon FiOS
Old Town Alexandria One Bedroom Apartment

Old Town Alexandria One Bedroom Apartment

Alexandria, VA 22314 (0.62 miles) (#1597410)

Price: $1,350

(866) 532-9614

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Large Elegant Townhome - End Unit for Rent

Large Elegant Townhome - End Unit for Rent

Alexandria, VA 22310 (2.35 miles) (#1579905)

Price: $3,195

(866) 524-0493

Beds: 3, Baths: 3½

Current Rent Specials
The Point at Alexandria

The Point at Alexandria

Alexandria, VA 22304 (4.39 miles)

Price: $1,415-$2,010

(703) 634-4586

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Huntington Gateway

Huntington Gateway

Alexandria, VA 22303 (1.54 miles)

Price: $1,400-$2,500

(703) 349-0847

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Tuscany Apartments, The

Tuscany Apartments, The

Alexandria, VA 22304 (5.00 miles)

Price: $1,699-$2,700

(703) 822-7485

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Washington, D.C.

Furnished Studio - Washington, D.C.

Alexandria, VA 22312 (4.99 miles)

Price: From $1,890

(703) 639-4996

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials

Results per Page:

All information provided by the listing manager is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.

Additional Resources

DCMS replaced content for: /virginia/alexandria/ (via catch-all: city_pages)