Leesburg, Virginia is a historic town about 33 miles northwest of Washington D.C. For a luxury stay in a beautifully renovated property, stay at the Lansdowne Resort. Leesburg was founded in 1758 and is a fabulous town to visit. It’s rich with historic sites and churches. You can view Ball’s Bluff Battlefield Regional Park, where the first Civil War engagement took place in Loudoun County, Virginia. There’s also Loudoun Museum, Thomas Balch Library, Morven Park, Leesburg Town Hall, The Marshall House and Oatlands Historic House and Gardens.
Lansdowne Resort overlooks the scenic Potomac River and is part of the respected, Destination Hotels collection. It is currently completing a multi-million dollar renovation project that will tremendously transform this historic hotel. The property sits upon 476 acres of beautiful country. 2016 is a special milestone, as the luxury resort celebrates its 25 year anniversary. Special events, as well as discounted package deals are offered throughout the year.
Each of the luxury resort’s 296 guestrooms are receiving a complete redesign. The renovation efforts also include the property’s luxury Presidential Suite and signature suites. The Presidential Suite is 1,000 square feet in size. Staying in this luxury suite is truly a VIP experience. The new decor utilizes a relaxing mix of textures and hues. The result is the ideal compliment to natural surroundings of this luxurious resort in Virginia. Additional decor highlights include hardwood floors, upgraded finishes and fabrics, plus custom handmade area rugs.
Skip James is the Director of Sales & Marketing at Lansdowne Resort and was quoted, “The renovations to Lansdowne will not only elevate the guest experience, but will bring a modern, refined look to the property. These exciting enhancements will further solidify our stature as a leading luxury resort in Northern Virginia.”
As previously mentioned, all of the guestrooms are currently being remodeled. From clean-lined furnishings to textured fabrics, the rooms offer an inviting, residential ambiance. Leveraging Northern Virginia’s wine country, the decor also integrates gorgeous artwork with images that depict the beautiful grounds, farm fields and natural landscape. I nice touch is the room’s art frames are made from wine corks. Very creative! Techies won’t be disappointed either. The rooms include the latest technology for both pleasure or business travelers.
Given the location of the Leesburg resort, it is very appealing for vacationers, corporate retreats, weddings and honeymoons, or a simple romantic getaway for the weekend. Enjoy the natural surroundings, in addition to the many, local sightseeing options. Be sure to explore Virginia Wine Country and try the great tasting wines offered at the nearby wineries.
Also, since it’s so close to Washington D.C., the resort is a popular destination for conferences. It offers about 55,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. You will find a spacious, Grand Ballroom that measures 9,525 square feet for large formal gatherings. Perfect for business retreats, utilize the complex’s 37 centrally organized meeting rooms. There’s also a 126-seat amphitheater for media events, as well as 3,293 square foot Terrace Ballroom.
For additional information about Lansdowne Resort, please visit their website – www.lansdowneresort.com
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