Hotels, B&B’s, etc. near the W&OD Trail


The following accommodations, all within 2.5 miles of the W&OD Trail, are listed here only by reason of that proximity. Neither the Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority nor the FOWOD endorses any.

Arlington

Best Western
2480 South Glebe Road
703 979-4400
Directions to hotel: Take I-395 to Exit 7 and then drive north on Glebe Road. The hotel is one block from the highway, on the left.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.5 Mile): Turn left on 24th Road then left on Shirlington Road. The Trail begins at Shirlington Road and South Four Mile Run Drive.
Directions to the Trail via car (.5 Mile): Turn left on 24th Road, left on Shirlington Road and right on South Four Mile Run Drive. Parallel parking is available for several blocks on this road. The W&OD Trail will be on the right, paralleling South Four Mile Run Drive. Overnight parking on South Four Mile Run Drive is not recommended.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 0.0

Econo Lodge (I)
6800 Lee Highway
703 538-5300
Directions to hotel: Take I-495 to I-66 east. Take Exit 96 and turn right at the light on Lee Highway. The hotel is one block from the traffic light.
Directions to the Trail via bike (100 ft): The Trail is adjacent to the hotel, on the north side.
Directions to the Trail via car: There is no need to move your car from the hotel parking lot.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 5.5

Econo Lodge (II)
2485 South Glebe Road
703 979-4100
Directions to hotel: Take I-395 to Exit 7 and then drive north on Glebe Road. The hotel is within one block of the highway on the right.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.5 Mile): Cross Glebe Road, turn down 24th Road and then turn left on Shirlington Road. The Trail begins at Shirlington Road and South Four Mile Run Drive.
Directions to the Trail via car (.5 Mile): Cross Glebe Road and turn down 24th Road. Turn left on Shirlington Road then right on South Four Mile Run Drive. Parallel parking is available for several blocks on this road. The W&OD Trail will be on the right paralleling South Four Mile Run Drive. Overnight parking on South Four Mile Run Drive is not recommended.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 0.0

Four Points Pentagon Sheraton
2480 South Glebe Road
703 682-5500
Directions to hotel: Take I-395 to Exit 7, then turn north on Glebe Road. The hotel is within one block of the highway, on the left, behind the Best Western.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.5 Mile): Exit through Best Western parking lot, turn left on 24th Road then left on Shirlington Road. The Trail begins at Shirlington Road and South Four Mile Run Drive.
Directions to the Trail via car (.5 Mile): Exit through Best Western parking lot, turn left on 24th Road then left on Shirlington Road. Turn right on South Four Mile Run Drive where you will find parallel parking for several blocks. The W&OD Trail will be on the right, paralleling South Four Mile Run Drive. Overnight parking on South Four Mile Run Drive is not recommended.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 0.0

Falls Church

Inns of Virginia
421 West Broad Street/Route 7
703 533-1100
Directions to hotel: Take I-66 to Route 7 and travel east for 1.5 miles. Hotel is on the right, after Chanel Terrace.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.25 Mile): Turn left on Broad Street, right on Pennsylvania Avenue then left on Great Falls Street. You may turn right or left on the Trail.
Directions to the Trail via car (.25 Mile): Turn left on Broad Street then right on Pennsylvania Avenue. Park on Pennsylvania Avenue near Great Falls Street or on Great Falls Street.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 6.5

Vienna

Vienna Wolf Trap Motel
430 West Maple Avenue/Route 123
703 281-2330
Directions to hotel: Take I-66 to Exit 62, Nutley Street North. Turn right on West Maple Avenue and the hotel will be on your right.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.75 Mile): Turn right on Rt. 123. You may turn right or left onto the Trail.
Directions to the Trail via car (1 Mile): Turn right on Rt. 123 then left on Center Street. Next, turn right on Church Street, left on Dominion Road and, finally, right on Ayr Hill Road. Turn right into the W&OD Trail parking lot.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 12.0

Reston

Hyatt Regency
800 Presidents Street
703 709-1234
Directions to hotel: Take the Dulles Toll Road to the Reston Parkway exit and travel north. Turn left on Bluemont Way and pull into the Reston Town Center and Hyatt Regency parking structure.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.1 Mile): Turn right on Reston Parkway. Immediately after Bluemont Way, turn right on paved access trail and follow this trail to the W&OD Trail.
Directions to the Trail via car (0.0 Mile): No need to move your car from parking structure. Please follow the directions above.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 18.0

Herndon

Comfort Inn Dulles
200 Elden Street
703 437-7555
Directions to hotel: Take the Fairfax County Parkway to the Spring Street exit in Herndon. Turn right at the bottom of the ramp on Spring Street, then right on Herndon Parkway where you will continue under the pedestrian bridge for the W&OD Trail. Next, turn right on Elden Street and the hotel will be on your left.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.5 Mile): Turn right on Elden Street then left on Herndon Parkway. The Trail passes over the Parkway via a pedestrian bridge and access can be gained on both the right and left sides.
Directions to the Trail via car (1 Mile): Turn left on Elden Street and then right on Station Street. Parking is available on the streets or at designated Herndon Municipal Building parking lots or parking decks. The Trail is adjacent to the red caboose and the Herndon Train Station.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 20.0

Holiday Inn Express
485 Elden Street
703 478-9777
Directions to hotel: Take the Fairfax County Parkway to the Spring Street exit in Herndon. Turn right at the bottom of the ramp onto Spring Street then right on Herndon Parkway. Next, turn left on Elden Street, and the hotel will be on your left, across from the K-Mart Shopping Center.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.5 Mile): Turn left on Elden Street. Immediately after Lynn Street, the Trail will cross Elden Street.
Directions to the Trail via car (1 Mile): Turn left on Elden Street and then right on Station Street. Parking is available on the streets or in designated Herndon Municipal Building parking lots or parking decks. The Trail is adjacent to the red caboose and the Herndon Train Station.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 20.0

Marriott Residence Inn
315 Elden Street
703 435-0044
Directions to hotel: Take the Fairfax County Parkway to the Spring Street exit in Herndon. Turn right at the bottom of the ramp onto Spring Street then right on Herndon Parkway. Next, turn left on Elden Street and then take the first left into hotel parking lot.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.5 Mile): Turn right on Elden Street then right on Herndon Parkway. The Trail passes over the Parkway on a pedestrian bridge and is accessible from both the right and left.
Directions to the Trail via car (.75 Mile): Turn left on Elden Street then right on Station Street. Parking is available on the streets or at designated Herndon Municipal Building parking lots or parking decks. The Trail is adjacent to the red caboose and the Herndon Train Station.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 20.0

Sterling

Hampton Inn
45440 Holiday Drive
703 471-8300
Directions to hotel: Take Route 28 and turn east on Holiday Drive. Turn left into the hotel parking lot.
Directions to the Trail via bike (2 Miles): The Trail staff recommends that you do not travel by bicycle due to heavy traffic on Route 28.
Directions to the Trail via car (2 Miles): Turn right on Holiday Drive then right on Route 28. Turn left into the W&OD Trail parking lot at the Steeplechase Drive traffic light.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 24.0

Holiday Inn
1000 Sully Road/Route 28
703 471-7411
Directions to hotel: Take Route 28 and turn east onto Holiday Drive. The hotel will be on your right.
Directions to the Trail via bike (2 Miles): The Trail staff recommends that you do not travel by bicycle due to heavy traffic on Route 28.
Directions to the Trail via car (2 Miles): Turn left on Holiday Drive and then right on Route 28. Turn left into the W&OD Trail parking lot at the Steeplechase Drive traffic light.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 24.0

Leesburg

Best Western
726 East Market Street/Route 7 Business
703 777-9400
Directions to hotel: Take Route 7 west to Leesburg. After the Route 7/15 interchange, turn at the first right on the unnamed service road. Next, bear right at the fork and pull up to the hotel.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.5 Mile): Exit the hotel parking lot and turn left on the service road. Cross East Market Street which will put you on Prosperity Avenue. Turn right on Fort Evans Road then left on Fort Evans Road at the stop sign. Follow the short, black fence to the end at a cul-de-sac. Turn right at the cul-de-sac and use the paved access trail to reach the W&OD.
Directions to the Trail via car (.75 Mile): Exit hotel parking lot and then left on the service road. Turn right on East Market Street then left on Sycolin Road. Pull into the Douglas Community Center and park behind building. Follow the paved trail to the W&OD Trail.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 33.5

Comfort Suites Leesburg
80 Prosperity Avenue
703 669-1650
Directions to hotel: Take Route 7 west to Leesburg. After the Route 7/15 interchange, turn left on Prosperity Avenue. This hotel offers a “Ride and Stay Package” (to be requested at the time of booking) with a discounted rate for guests traveling on the W&OD and C&O Canal Trails.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.5 Mile): Turn left on Prosperity Avenue and then right on Fort Evans Road. Turn left at stop sign and follow the short, black fence on your right. Turn right at the first cul-de-sac and use the paved access trail to reach the W&OD Trail.
Directions to the Trail via car (.5 Mile): Turn right on Prosperity and then left on East Market Street. Turn left on Sycolin Road and immediately pull into the Douglas Community Center. Park behind the building and follow the paved trail to the W&OD Trail.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 33.5

Days Inn
721 East Market Street/Route 7 Business
703 777-6622
Directions to hotel: Take Route 7 west to Leesburg. After the Route 7/15 interchange, turn left on Prosperity Avenue and then immediately left into the hotel parking lot.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.5 Mile): Turn left on Prosperity Avenue and then right on Fort Evans Road. Turn left at stop sign and follow the short, black fence on your right. Turn right at the first cul-de-sac and use the paved access trail to reach the W&OD Trail.
Directions to the Trail via car (.5 Mile): Turn right on Prosperity and then left on East Market Street. Turn left on Sycolin Road and immediately pull into the Douglas Community Center. Park behind the building and follow the paved trail to the W&OD Trail.
Hotel is near W&OD mileage marker 33.5

Leesburg Colonial Inn
19 South King Street
703 777-5000
Directions to hotel: Take Route 7 into Leesburg turning onto South King
Street. Parking is available on surrounding streets or in the Town of
Leesburg parking structure.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.25 Mile): Turn right out of Inn, go
over the bridge and turn right or left on the Trail.
Directions to the Trail via car (.5 Mile): Turn left out of parking
garage, turn right on King Street. The Trail is just beyond Depot Court
and roadside parking is available.
B&B is near W&OD mileage marker 34.5

Norris House Inn
108 Loudoun Street, SW
703 777-1806
Directions to hotel: Take Route 7 into Leesburg then turn left on Loudoun Street. The Inn is 1.5 blocks past South King Street. Parking is available on surrounding streets or in the Town of Leesburg parking structure.
Directions to the Trail via bike (.25 Mile): Turn left on Loudoun Street, right on Wirt Street then left on South Street. Next, turn right on South King Street, go over the bridge and turn right or left on the Trail.
Directions to the Trail via car (.5 Mile): Turn left on Loudoun Street then right on Harrison Street. The Trail is just beyond Depot Court and roadside parking is available.
B&B is near W&OD mileage marker 34.5

Hamilton

Zion Springs Bed & Breakfast
6652 Mandileigh Lane
Hamilton, VA 20158
540-751-9776
B&B may be reached from the W&OD Trail (near mileage marker 42) by turning north onto Ivandale Road (state route 709). Follow this road for about a mile, and then turn right onto Piggot Bottom Road (state route 711). After about another half mile, turn right on Mandileigh Lane and follow the road to the cul-de-sac on the left.

In addition to the specific accommodations listed above, the following resources should prove to be helpful and informative as well:
(1) There is a comprehensive on-line guide to B&B’s located in all of the states along the entire eastern seaboard.
(2) The website of the Loudoun County Bed & Breakfast Guild offers a guide to accommodations in Leesburg, Middleburg, Purcellville, Hillsboro, and Hamilton.
(3) The Tri-state Bike Trail B & B group publishes a bike trail planner in which are listed, by mile post, sixty-one B & B’s, inns, and shuttle services. All are located along four major trails — viz., the 185-mile C&O Trail in western Maryland, the 148-mile Great Allegheny Passage (formerly P to C) Trail in southwestern Pennsylvania, and both the 20-mile Mt. Vernon and 45-mile W&OD Trails in northern Virginia. This planner is available from the group’s web site at no charge, whence it may also be ordered in print form for $3.00 (which charge covers postage and handling).