The National Harbor Convention and Visitors Association (NHCVA) is a destination-focused marketing and public relations effort designed to promote the advancement of its members through year-round visibility in the tourism and hospitality industries through various tradeshows, sales missions, and integrated marketing campaigns.
National Harbor Convention and Visitors Association
Make the most of your Harbor experience
A world-class, four diamond Resort Hotel & Convention Center located on the banks of the Potomac River near Washington, DC. Gaylord National features a 19-story high, glass atrium with lush indoor gardens, award-winning restaurants, a full-service luxury spa & salon, and more. With nearly 2,000 guest rooms and 600,000 square feet of state of the art meeting space, Gaylord National is the perfect destination for a weekend getaway, your corporate meeting, wedding, or other special event.
Just outside Washington, DC, this luxury casino and resort is one of the premier attractions on the Potomac River. But there’s more to MGM National Harbor than the over 125,000 square feet of gaming space. Overnighters can find a place to stay at one of the 308 rooms and suites that take their design cues from Maryland’s natural beauty. For the full MGM experience, guests can enjoy special events at the 3,000-seat venue, masterfully mixed drinks at the cocktail lounges, and delectable meals at nine different chef-driven restaurants within the National Market.
AC Hotel National Harbor by Marriott
Capitalize on cosmopolitan sophistication in a convenient location at AC Hotel National Harbor Washington, DC Area. Our boutique hotel on the Potomac River effortlessly blends contemporary style and coveted amenities for a truly exclusive sojourn. After a productive day of business or pleasure, unwind in sleek guest rooms with European-inspired design, free Wi-Fi, luxurious bedding and stunning views of the city. Throughout your stay, enjoy signature baked croissants and artisan cured meats for breakfast and specialty cocktails and small plates for dinner at AC Kitchen and AC Lounge. Stay fit in our National Harbor hotel’s state-of-the-art fitness center with an appreciated hydration station. Hosting an event? Reserve one of our five flexible event venues for a successful business or social gathering. Or, let our unique outdoor spaces and breathtaking views be the backdrop of your wedding ceremony or reception. Book a getaway in National Harbor today and let our luxury hotel redefine your travel experience.
Sleep, shop and explore just beyond the heart of the Nation’s Capital. Since our unveiling, Harborside Hotel of National Harbor has elevated lifestyle living for corporate travelers and vacationers alike. Its 194 spacious, boutique-style rooms and suites blend contemporary style with urban-inspired appointments. Enjoy complimentary shuttle service to the nearby MGM or Tanger Outlets. Wake each morning to a complimentary, hot American breakfast, or try the delectable international, locally-sourced cuisine at our acclaimed restaurant. From elegant meeting and wedding space to a highly sought-after setting near the area’s most popular landmarks, Harborside Hotel is the ideal choice for savvy travelers.
As you soar 180 feet above the Potomac River waterfront, you will marvel at the incomparable views. Sights visible include the National Cathedral, Washington Monument, Masonic Temple, City of Alexandria, Prince George’s County, and the lush parklands throughout the DC-Maryland-Virginia region.
Brand-name stores include Pandora, Samsonite, Gap Factory Store, Polo Ralph Lauren, Coach, Under Armour, Michael Kors, Vince Camuto, Nike Factory Store, Columbia, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, J. Crew Factory Store, and many more. National Harbor outlets provide the best deals, all with the benefit of the awesome waterfront nearby!
Located in the heart of National Harbor, The Sunset Room by Wolfgang Puck offers breathtaking floor-to-ceiling windows with a commanding view of the Potomac River and The Capital Wheel, providing an elegant and contemporary ambience for any event. Our cuisine begins and ends with fresh, seasonal ingredients while our trusted team provides the award winning dining experience only Wolfgang Puck and his world-class team can offer.
Restaurants and Shops
Bobby McKey’s Dueling Piano Bar
Come experience what everyone’s singing about at a show you’ll never forget! Enjoy all-request live music, plenty of laughs, and an unparalleled level of talent at the D.C. area’s one and only dueling piano bar.
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Oxon Hill Manor
The Manor sits high on a hill and offers a picturesque view of the Potomac River from the garden area. The grounds include formal English gardens, rose bushes surrounding a reflecting pool, and a large brick patio for outdoor entertaining. Oxon Hill Manor can make ordinary events extraordinary.
Bond 45 is a modern day classic Italian, Steak and Seafood restaurant open for lunch, dinner, happy hour as well as weekend brunch. Join us in our main dining room, at our bar lounge or enjoy our seasonal outside patio with gorgeous views of the Potomac River.
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