Marriott Residence Inn Carlyle – Alexandria, Virginia
christopher provided civil site design, stormwater management, and landscape architecture to Marriott International for The Residence Inn Carlyle, located on Mill Road just outside Old Town Alexandria. The hotel features 1,025 square-feet of meeting space and is located adjacent to a Metro track. Due to its proximity to the Metro the hotel design incorporated soundproofing for the guests so they will not be disturbed by the trains. Services provided for this project included civil engineering and site design, full survey services and stormwater management. christopher also provided landscape architecture and urban forestry services which included streetscape plantings and a small open space garden. The Residence Inn Carlyle required extensive coordination with WMATA due to the proximity to the Metro track, to ensure that all designs complied with the WMATA Adjacent Construction Manual.