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Lorien Hotel & Spa Wedding Venue

Modern-Day Romance Comes to Old Town


Weddings stories to make you swoon

While our Old Town location is stepped in rich history, our newly renovated hotel proves the perfect venue in which to celebrate love. We’re honored by those couples who’ve elected to spend their big day (or weekend) with us, and we’re also thrilled by those willing to share their highlights with you. Whether you’re on the hunt for tips for your own exciting event — or simply a glutton for any romantic tale — you’ll love reading about the ceremonies and parties that have graced the inside spaces and outdoor terraces of Kimpton Lorien Hotel & Spa.

Jessica + Ryan

From different sides of the country, Jessica and Ryan met at an anniversary party in Old Town. It was fate that would have their next chapter of love start in Alexandria.

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Bride and Groom

Tim + Tom

Their work at USPS initially brought Tim and Tom together, eventually leading to an Old Town wedding day they call “flawless” — a culmination of love and support as well as plenty of hard work and attention to detail. Their goal? A simple yet elegant day that all could enjoy. By all accounts: Mission accomplished.

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Lorien Hotel & Spa Real Wedding

Marla + Liam

When Marla went out to a small restaurant bar in Crystal City, she had no idea that it would change her life forever. Meeting Liam all happened by chance, but in the end, they took a chance on each other.

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Bride and Groom