The 2019 NSF ERC Planning Grant Workshop will be held at the Westin Alexandria Old Town in Alexandria, VA on October 1 – 2, 2019.

Venue Information

This hotel is conveniently located 4 miles from the Reagan National Airport and can be easily reached by metro. The hotel is situated next to the King Street Metro Station, accessible by the Blue and Yellow lines and only two stops from this airport. Detailed travel instructions can be found on the hotel’s website.

The hotel is steps from the King Street Metro makes sight-seeing in Washington D.C. a breeze.  Located on vibrant King Street, it’s just a quick stroll to enjoy the boutique shops, waterfront restaurants and unique architecture of Old Town Alexandria.

Reserving Rooms

You may book your room via the following link: 2019 NSF ERC Planning Grant Reservation Site.

Rooms at this hotel are offered at the Washington, DC government rate of $240.00 USD per night. The last day to book your room through our room block is September 12, 2019.


You can visit this website for more information on restaurants and dining options within walking distance of the hotel.