History buffs will enjoy exploring Leesburg, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its shopping, sporting events and wineries. Around the area, top sights include Reston Town Center, National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center and Great Falls Park.
- There are 18 hotels and other accommodation options in Leesburg
- The closest major airport is in Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.), 13.8 mi (22.2 km) from the city centre
- The next closest is in Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark), 21.7 mi (34.9 km) away
Sightseeing and Staying in Leesburg
The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Dodona Manor and Oatlands Historic House and Gardens. Shopping is a favourite activity, so consider an excursion to Leesburg Corner Premium Outlets and Village at Leesburg. Wine tasting is one of the top activities, while Stone Tower Winery, Tarara Winery and Westpark Golf Club are favourite sights to visit.
As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 18 hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in Leesburg. Here you'll find highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:
- Comfort Suites Leesburg - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its overall value and central location.
- Homewood Suites by Hilton Leesburg - Our customers like the overall value and helpful staff at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool and free WiFi.
- Hampton Inn & Suites Leesburg - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.
In the surrounding area, top places to visit include Reston Town Center, 16.3 mi/26.2 km from the city centre, and National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, which is 16.5 mi (26.6 km) away.
Dressing for Leesburg
- Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 15°C during the day and -6°C at night
- From April to June, the average during the day is 30°C, whilst the average at night is 2°C
- July to September has daytime averages of 30°C with night-time averages of 9°C
- Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 22°C and night-time averages of -5°C
- About 1051 millimetres of rain falls on Leesburg each year
- Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 30°C, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging -5°C