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Dallas, Texas, United States
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

It's a cheap motel. I wasn't expecting a lot for what I paid but they could use some improvements. First, no shampoo or conditioner provided. I brought my own but I was disappointed to see they didn't at least offer it. The little ledges in the bathroom that you set your stuff on was caked with soap residue and chunks...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

It was late night, 3am on a Friday night, a lot of places were booked, pickings slim... GROSS! What else can I say?! Had a bad feeling about this place when I went into the check-in area. First of all the room rate is misleading, had extra $20 charge for taxes and fees, (which I never encountered before, I come...

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Saint Cloud
Reviewed 12 July 2015

We came because of the great rates, free parking, and proximity to everything (Alexandria and DC). The maids were very attentive to the rooms and detail. We couldn't get the fridge to cool well so we asked the front desk and somebody was over immediately to fix it. There was a smell of sewer gas was the only off-putting thing...

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1Thank ljohnson409
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Nice location, close to Braddock metro station (10 minutes walk) to go to Washington (30 minutes ). Close to grocery store too. Around 20$ by cab to go to washington. Guest service was very nice and helpful. The room was okay for 2 persons with fridge, keurig machine and hot water ! Conditionaring-air machine was continualy noisy. +: location, price...

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1Thank Alexandre C
Warrington, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 July 2015

This hotel is right in olde town in walking distance to most places and about 3 blocks to the water front. It is a basic motel that is very clean with comfy beds. Compared to other hotels in the area, the rates are extremely reasonable and the staff are wonderful. Their rooms are exactly as pictured on the website with...

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3Thank June G
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I drove by this place all the time growing up and finally stayed here for a 30 year reunion. Totally convenient to everything as it's located on the GW Parkway on the north side of Alexandria. It wasn't the Hilton but I wasn't paying Hilton prices, I got what I paid for - a comfortable room, hot water, good maid...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

We booked for 3 nights from home. Pricey for what it is but I guess that is Alexandria and DC region all over. The rooms are run down with ageing appliances. Bedding was clean but we had a spider in one corner at about waist height for the whole stay. I killed a centipede or something similar on a wall...

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Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

Deceptive pictures on their site- definitely not as upkept as website appears; rooms are significantly smaller. Did not realize possibility of ground floor room, with external door facing the st- requested to move up a floor & they would not accomodate. Had they accurately portrayed themselves, I would have requested a higher floor or not booked.

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florida, usa
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Location perfect, pretty clean. Management was friendly and helped find us a room late at night. Hard to find when you don't know the area. Beds were not that great, but too tired to fret about it. A older hotel, close enough to DC.

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Brooklyn Center, Minnesota
Reviewed 30 March 2015

I was planning a trip to Washington DC area (where I've been several times before) and really wanted to stay in Old Town Alexandria, VA. I love that city. However, when I started looking at hotels on the main strip, King St, I quickly found out how expensive the area is. Not only that, but parking would be extra. Not...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Towne Motel is centrally located near some of Washington D.C.'S best sites such as The White House, Arlington National Cemetery, The Pentagon, Lincoln Memorial, Washington Convention Center, Georgetown University and Andrews Air Force Base. The Towne Motel offers guests FREE High-speed Wireless Internet access, In-Room Keurig K-Cup Coffee Makers, Refrigerator, Microwave, Hair dryer, Iron & board, Direct TV with Showtime and ESPN. Free Parking. All Non-Smoking rooms. Unfortunately, pets are not accepted at this location. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Towne Motel Alexandria

Address: 808 N Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-1720
Region: United States > Virginia > Alexandria
Price Range: $114 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Towne Motel Alexandria 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Second-floor rooms seem a bit quieter; avoid the rooms at the street end; they're smaller, noisier, and the a/c units seem older.”
 of 5 bubbles BNewcott, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Want ease of loading?I had ground floor and no noise.”
 of 5 bubbles X359XYpeterm, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“As far back from the road as possible.”
 of 5 bubbles V1575HXterrys, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Seems all available rooms are facing the parking lot but I am not sure.”
 of 5 bubbles trinihd, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Upper floor has steps and a considerable walk.”
 of 5 bubbles mel1150, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
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