Are you searching for the perfect setting for your Virginia wedding? Look no further than Hotel AKA Alexandria in the heart of Alexandria. Catering manager, Lynnea N. Larson shared the story of this beautiful venue and how it can fulfill anyone’s wedding dreams. 

Hotel AKA Alexandria's outdoor spaces

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Opened in April 2023, Hotel AKA Alexandria embodies the rich history and timeless charm of Alexandria, VA. Nestled amidst art galleries, a vibrant waterfront, and boutique shops. It exudes an atmosphere of elegance and sophistication, setting the stage for unforgettable wedding celebrations. 

When it comes to spaces, Hotel AKA Alexandria offers a myriad of options to suit every aspect of your special day. Whether you envision exchanging vows in a picturesque garden, dancing the night away in a grand ballroom with your wedding DJ, or capturing timeless photos in captivating indoor and outdoor settings, they have it all! Their 500 sq ft of event space includes ballrooms, breakout areas, and a botanical-inspired terrace, allowing you to tailor your wedding to perfection, while paying attention to every detail. 

Outdoor cocktail space at Hotel AKA Alexandria

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From the moment you step foot into this venue, you’ll be captivated by its beauty and charm. Whether you’re planning an intimate gathering or a grand affair, they ensure every detail is designed with you in mind. 

Champagne skirt in Hotel AKA Alexandria lobby

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When asked some questions about the venue, Lynnea shared some of her personal insights:

Who is your ideal client?

We enjoy working with everyone from our engaged couples to our corporate conference clients.

What is the most unusual or unexpected wedding you’ve ever had at your venue?

We are now equipped to accommodate all weddings from ethnic groups to more traditional ceremonies.

What’s the wildest thing a couple has ever asked for?

We had a request by one of our corporate groups to have a fire breather at their annual employee appreciation event.

What’s one thing you wish people knew about running a wedding or event venue?

“There’s no such thing as perfection. But, striving for perfection, we can achieve excellence.”

Live entertainment at Hotel AKA Alexandria

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Why Maryland’s DJ loves Hotel AKA Alexandria:

Hotel AKA Alexandria offers a unique and vibrant experience that blends historical charm with modern entertainment. Maryland's DJ had the honor of working with them for their two Hotel Opening Launch parties!

For an unforgettable Alexandria wedding at Hotel AKA, a luxury wedding DJ brings an unparalleled level of sophistication and excitement to the celebration. As an experienced Alexandria wedding DJ, we take pride in creating the perfect ambiance for each moment of the special day, from the ceremonial entrance to the final dance. Enhancing the festivities, indoor fireworks add a dazzling touch, capturing the guests' attention and providing stunning visuals. A photobooth and a 360 photobooth can be added to entertain guests and create lasting memories.

From our first visit, we were warmly welcomed by every member of their staff. With 10/10 hospitality, you & your guests are sure to have the best night ever.

Hotel AKA Alexandria is a dream to work with. From their quick communication, to theirs stunning event space, it's always a great day to be a wedding DJ in Alexandria at Hotel AKA.

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Thursday, June 6, 2024