Shop & Stay
Located just 25 miles from Washington, D.C., Potomac Mills isn’t just a shopping center -- it’s the largest outlet mall in Virginia! This indoor Simon property features savings up to 70% off every day and has over 220 retailers to choose from, creating the ultimate shopping experience. Shop your favorite stores like Bloomingdale’s - The Outlet Store, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th, Nordstom Rack, kate spade new York, Victoria’s Secret, Tumi, Nike Clearance Store, H&M and more. With 25 delicious eateries throughout the property and 2 full service options located right outside the main entrance such as The Cheesecake Factory and Bahama Breeze satisfy your cravings while you relax and refuel. Stop at this shopping destination on the way to Washington, D.C., or stay in Woodbridge, Virginia and explore the area surrounding and everything it has to offer for a fun and relaxing getaway.
Whether you plan to shop during a long weekend getaway or plan to make a one-day trip to the area, there are plenty of attractions, dining options and accommodations that are sure to make your stay comfortable and fun. Take a trip with your family to visit the shopping center, or make this shopping center your next vacation destination. Either way, you’ll love the shopping, dining and attractions readily available in the area.
Whether you plan on shopping at Potomac Mills for a day or staying in the area for a mini vacation, you’ll love the endless attractions that are readily available to you and your family. Head to Washington, D.C. for a day full of learning with your family. Experience famous landmarks like the White House, United States Capitol Building, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial and more. If you’re planning to stay near the shopping center, check out the National Museum of Marine Corps. This museum is great for all ages, and the perfect place to visit while you’re in Woodbridge. More area attractions include Leesylvania State Park, Occoquan Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Workhouse Arts Center and Neabsco Creek Boardwalk.
Enjoy full service restaurants for all ages just outside Potomac Mills main entrance. You’re sure to find exactly what you’re looking for from Caribbean island fare at Bahama Breeze or choose from over 250 items and 50 signature cheesecakes at The Cheesecake Factory. Savor the flavor of the area by visiting Madigan’s Waterfront in historic Occoquan located 5 miles from Potomac Mills. Enjoy refined French cuisine paired with fine wine at Bistro L’hermitage or discover all you can eat meat at Charbroil Grill Brazilian Steakhouse for a dining experience like no other.
No vacation is complete without a night, or day, out on the town, so if you are looking for a nightcap, movie and more, the area surrounding the shopping center has you covered. Start your evening at AMC Potomac Mills 18 to catch the latest blockbuster in IMAX. Grab a drink at long-time local favorite, Tim’s Rivershore tiki bar while taking in the panoramic view of the Potomac River. The Bungalow Alehouse is another great option for watching the big game or playing pool. Enjoy pub fare and beers on tap at this comfortable sports bar. Washington D.C. features an array of upscale lounges and clubs for your next celebration or night out exploring the city.
If you’re interested in making Potomac Mills your next vacation destination, there are a wide variety of accommodation options to choose from for everyone, including the leisure traveling family, the girls for a weekend of fun and even business travelers. From hotels to charming inns, economical motels and more, you’re sure to find the perfect place to stay that meets your individual needs, comfort and budget. Check out Best Western Potomac Mills, Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, Fairfield Inn by Marriott, Hilton Garden Inn Woodbridge, Home2 Suites by Hilton Woodbridge and TownePlace Suites by Marriott. Enjoy your time at the mall and stay as long as you need!
Noteworthy Attractions Near The Center
Directions & Transportation
- By Train
There are several convenient ways to get to Potomac Mills if you don’t have your own car. The closest Metro (subway) stop is Franconia-Springfield (Blue Line). On Monday - Saturday, you may take the OmniRide bus from the Metro to the mall. Click here for the schedule and look for the “Prince William Metro Direct” route (a.m. and p.m.). On Sundays, you may take a taxi cab to the mall. We will be happy to call a cab for you when you’ve finished shopping. Just stop by the Simon Guest Services Booth in Neighborhood 4. Zipcar is a cost-effective offering in the Washington, D.C. area. It allows you to get a car by the hour or by the day, with gas and insurance costs included. Please click here for further details on Zipcar. Rental Cars are conveniently available at Ronald Reagan National Airport.
- By Car
- Minutes south of the Capital Beltway (I-95)
- From the south, take I-95 N to Exit 156B or 158B
- From the north, take I-95 S to Exit 156A or 158B
- From Washington, D.C., take I-395 S to I-95 S, then take Exit 156A or 158B