Alexandria's Treasure House

302 Rucker Pl , Alexandria, VA 22301 USA (Show map)


Ideally located at the top of Historic Old Town. Easy walk to the King Street and Metro. Ten minutes from Washington D.C. Lots of shopping and restaurants in Colonial Alexandria!



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  • Guest room4.8
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.4
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Onsite Dining4.2

Beautiful home with charming owners.

5 on April 24, 2016

What a lovely home in a beautiful part of town. Though it was farther from the old part of downtown than I chose t walk I could have I know. The room was spacious and so clean in every part of the house it was actually shocking that people lived there. I'd recommend it completely to others.

Absolutely the best.

5 on March 13, 2016

I have stayed in many b&b and they are all unique in their own way. This was a charming old house with a great innkeeper and her daughter. The place was immaculate and we were treated like royalty.

beautiful bedroom but breakfast lacking

3.6 on February 13, 2016

Moina was wonderful. Really caring. Lovely living room and smaller sitting room both available for us. Stayed in Queen Suite. Large, comfortable, restful. Large walk-in closet that is used slightly for storage for household. Bathroom with tub/shower. Great counter space with sink. Only problem is with breakfast. Tableware very nice, linens beautiful. But breakfast itself was minimal; small fresh fruit cup, simple toast, scrambled eggs with bad flavor, two beef sausage links, and large danish that could have been purchased at 7-11. Coffee, tea, orange juice and water. We stayed for two nights and breakfast was worse the second morning. We went out for breakfast that morning. Moina tries really hard, but someone just needs to let her know that B & B customers expect a really nice breakfast, of quality and diversity

Wonderful stay!

5 on January 26, 2016

Moina is always a gracious host and we were very happy to be in her care again, if only for one night. The house is beautiful, the neighborhood is very, very nice, and it's a convenient location for touristing.

Perfect Location for George Washington's Home in Mount Vernon

5 on December 13, 2015

We spent the day in George Washington's Home in Mount Vernon, and then drove a short distance to Alexandria's Treasure House. The owner was very hospitable and helpful. She recommended an excellent restaurant nearby where parking was not an issue. Breakfast was served at a time that was convenient for us and was delicious. The house in general and our room in particular were immaculate.

A very comfortable stay

3.6 on October 09, 2015

We spent one night in the Queen room which is the only one of five rooms with a private bath. The others share a bath between two rooms. It is a lovely, comfortable and spacious room with a walk in robe and a very well appointed bathroom. Everything is spotlessly clean and Moina and Lee have made every effort to provide every amenity you could need. We parked our rental car on the street and left it there throughout our stay. It is an easy stroll down the hill to the Metro stop should you wish to go to Washington DC or to the end of King Street where you can hop on and off the free tram anywhere along the street all the way down to the riverfront. Moina provides a very gracious breakfast. We also used the kitchen during the previous evening to make some sandwiches and enjoy a bottle of wine after a wet excursion to the waterfront. We were the only guests in the house that evening. The garden looked very inviting for a leisurely evening but the weather was horrible during our stay!

Fabulous Stay!

5 on July 21, 2015

This was an amazing place. Moina's hospitality was perfect. Breakfast was a true elegant delight.

Loved it.

5 on July 20, 2015

Moina is great and the room was flawless. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend to anyone.

A lovely place to stay in Alexandria

4.8 on June 17, 2015

We had a wonderful stay and were made to feel right at home. The King Street metro stop is an easy walk, there is on street parking so you can leave your car and visit Washington DC without a problem. Moina and Lee are very friendly and the rooms are spacious and comfortable.

Wonderful time at Alexandria's Treasure House

5 on May 25, 2015

At the last minute, we ended up staying at the lovely Alexandria's Treasure House. We had the room upstairs with it's own private bathroom/shower. The room was fantastic, breakfast was delicious, and the morning conversation around the dining table with Moina was priceless. Would definitely recommend staying here to everyone.

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Rooms & Rates

Prince room

Really fit for a Prince! Queen size bed, spotless tub and shower bath shared with the princess room - both rooms very private, large closets, telephones, clock radios, televisions, iron and ironing board available. Down pillows on beds but poly pillows in closets if preferred. Hair dryer in bathroom.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Princess Room

Truly for a princess, queen size bed, spacious closet and pretty décor, tile bath with shower and vintage tub, shared with Prince Room. High ceilings with ceiling fan - bright morning light.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Wicker Room

Tasteful wicker wonderland, queen bed, comfortable chairs, quite spacious, new tile shower and tub bath shared with Ramona's Room.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Ramona's Room

Queen bed, comfortable seating, tub and shower bath shared with Wicker Room. Bright west facing windows.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Queen Suite

Colonial décor, in room marble tub and shower bath with all accoutrements, walk in closet with free standing mirror, window seat, pretty garden view, queen four poster bed, quiet, spacious, flooded with light especially in early morning.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

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Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, Nature area, near metro and free trolly, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Board games, CD player, Computer, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Internet Service, Library

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

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  • Check In:: 3-6 pm
  • Check Out:: accomodating
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: No
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Please call with credit card number do not enter over internet! Will not be charged until arrival.
  • Cancellations: If you cannot make your reservation. Please call and let us know 48 hours prior to your arrival or you will be charged the full amount of your nights stay.



Moina and Lee Ratliff

About the innkeepers

After much coaching from her father, Moina moved to Washington and began her 26 plus years as a congressional aid. She spent 20 more years working for John Moss, a representative from Sacramento, California, who was the Father of the Freedom of Information Act.

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  • Time Served: upon guest request
  • Serving Location: Dining Room

Special meal options

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