Fashion Centre at Pentagon City
Just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., Fashion Centre at Pentagon City is one of America’s premier shopping capitals. Located on the Metro system just two stops from both downtown Washington and Reagan National Airport, this gleaming centre is a must-visit for fans of fashion, food and amazing finds.
Step into the glass lift and explore more than 170 stores and restaurants, spread across four levels. Some of the outstanding department stores, name-brand and high-fashion labels here include Nordstrom, Macy’s, Armani Exchange, Zara, Michael Kors and Tourneau, along with all-American favourites such as Abercrombie & Fitch, Allen Edmonds, Gap and Banana Republic.
Restaurants and Dining
Have a taste for adventurous dining? Look no further than Fashion Centre at Pentagon City. Here, you’ll find 30 dine-in and take-away eateries to tempt your tastebuds. Try one of America’s favourite burgers at Shake Shack, build your own burrito at Chipotle Mexican Grill, and fuel up on fresh, health-conscious fare at Honeygrow. Sample Chinese noodles and dumplings at Yong Kang Street, or unwind with gourmet cuisine and cocktails at Fyve Restaurant Lounge, located inside the Ritz-Carlton Hotel.
Other great dining selections at the centre include Cafe Nordstrom, Charley’s Philly Steaks, Harry’s Smokehouse Burgers & BBQ, Starbucks and more.
Things to do
With its proximity to the endless attractions in the metro area, Pentagon City is the perfect place to base your holiday in America’s capital. There’s plenty to see and do in Arlington, as well; the centre is less than one mile from the Pentagon, and under three miles from Arlington National Cemetery.
Across the Potomac in Washington, D.C., immerse yourself in American political and cultural history. Must-see landmarks include the Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial and Washington Monument, as well as the active centres of American government, the White House and the United States Capitol. Stroll the National Mall and see the amazing collections of the Smithsonian museums, or stop into the National Archives to view the original U.S. Constitution. And experience D.C.’s vibrant modern-day culture in the city’s many eclectic neighbourhoods.
Where to stay
Planning on shopping until you drop? The Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City is located inside the centre, a few steps from all your favourite shops. This 366-room luxury hotel offers elegant guest rooms, a fitness center with sauna and steam room, and globally inspired fine dining at Fyve Restaurant Lounge.
Other outstanding hotel chains with locations in the Pentagon City/Crystal City district include:
- Embassy Suites by Hilton
If you’ll be staying in Washington, D.C., during your visit, no need to worry: Most downtown hotels are within five miles of Fashion Centre at Pentagon City.
Whether you are coming to Fashion Centre at Pentagon City by car, train, bus or other means of transportation, the shopping centre is well-connected and easy to reach. There is ample free and paid parking on-site.
From Points North
MD-295 South becomes DC-295 South. Take the exit towards I-695/I-395/Capitol Hill. Merge onto I-695 towards I-395/Capitol Hill. I-695 North becomes I-395 South (crossing into Virginia). Take the VA-27/Washington Boulevard exit (Exit 8A) towards Pentagon South Parking/South Arlington Ridge Road. Keep left to take the ramp towards Pentagon South Parking. Turn slight right onto South Rotary Road. Turn right onto South Fern Street. Take the first right onto Army Navy Drive. Turn left onto South Hayes Street. 1100 South Hayes Street is on the right.
From Points South:
Merge onto I-95 North towards Washington. Keep right towards Tysons Corner Center/Washington. Keep left to take I-395 North/Henry Shirley Memorial Highway North via Exit 170A towards Washington. Take Exit 8C towards US-1/National Airport. Stay straight to go onto South Hayes Street. 1100 South Hayes Street is on the right.
Metro service is available. Visit www.wmata.com for fares, maps and schedules.
Metrobus is available with a stop outside of Fashion Centre at Pentagon City. Visit www.wmata.com for fares, maps and schedules.
ART (Arlington Transit) is available as well for transportation around Arlington. Visit www.arlingtontransit.com to learn more.
Cash Points & Currency Exchange
Stores at Fashion Centre at Pentagon City accept most major credit and debit cards, but there are multiple cash point machines placed throughout the centre for your convenience. We are pleased to offer a currency exchange station for our international travellers, located on the first level next to Guest Services.