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Sunbury, Ohio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Comfort Inn wasn't a bad place to stay. The breakfast was good, the rooms were clean, and the staff was nice. The beds are a little firmer than I typically like, and the traffic will keep you up at night but all in all it's not a bad hotel.

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Mgmtteam, General Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know that you felt our hotel was a good value for your travel dollar. We hope you will consider staying with us again in the future. Scott McEwan General Manager

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here on a business trip. The hotel is easy to get to. The common areas were not very clean and in need of updating. The room was very clean and comfortable. The hotel is right next to the interstate so you have a lot of traffic noise. They offer shuttle service to the Metro station which is very...

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Altamonte Springs, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for the inauguration and it was a good hotel to get to DC. The hotel offers complimentary shuttle service which is a quick 5 minute ride to the metro station at Van Dorn. Then you take the yellow or blue line into the city. If you take the metro from the airport or train station the hotel...

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Mgmtteam, General Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for deciding to stay with us during the inauguration event, it is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I apologize for the fogged window and will certainly check on it and see about getting it repaired or replaced as needed. Thank you again for staying with us, we hope you will consider our hotel for future...

Morgantown, West Virginia
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

This is my second time staying at the Comfort Inn and Suites in Alexandria right off of the Capital Beltway. We stayed on New Years Eve because we were going to see Duran Duran at MGM Grand National Harbor, and I was not paying what MGM was charging, besides that, I'm a Platinum Choice Hotels member and as I said,...

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Mgmtteam, General Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria, responded to this review

Welcome back and thank you, we truly appreciate your letting us know that you enjoyed your stay and found our hotel a good value. We hope to see you again this summer so you can hop into our pool. Scott McEwan General Manager

Rochester, New York
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Moved in here after staying only 1 night in different hotel. Room was clean, staff very friendly, breakfast was great! Would definitely recommend staying here again! Location was convenient to many things.

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Thank you for letting us know that you enjoyed your stay and found our location convenient. We hope to see you again soon. Scott McEwan General Manager

Tacoma, WA
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We were flying out of Reagan National Airport and wanted a hotel that was close and not too expensive. I also needed one more night to qualify for Gold status in the Choicehotels rewards program and this Comfort Inn fit the bill perfectly. Located right off the beltway, it was a quick 20 minute drive to the airport. It was...

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Mgmtteam, General Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for letting us know you enjoyed your stay. It is nice to hear that you had time to visit both National Harbor and Old Town Alexandria, both have a lot to offer and are easy to get to from our hotel. We do have a safe in every room in our hotel, in...

Anderson, Alabama
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel with very nice staff. Hotel is quite and rooms are nice. Places to eat are just a few miles away some are walking distance. The mangers are very nice the whole is very nice. The exit to motel is easy on and off of i95 they have shopping mall a few miles away with kohls and a...

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Mgmtteam, General Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us on your recent trip to our area. We appreciate your letting us know you enjoyed your stay. In fairness I would have to say that while you can walk to some restaurants, we don't recommend walking because there is no sidewalk on the hotel side of Van Dorn Street and with traffic we don't...

Vlijmen
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I used this hotel to have a relatively inexpensive abode while visiting Washington DC. In principle that worked. Hotel room: comfortable, good amenities, free wifi has good strength even at 6th floor, but requires authentication through browser web page every day. Breakfast: included in the rate, not bad for USA continental style. There is plenty of fresh fruit and yoghurts....

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Mgmtteam, Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us during your trip to the DC area. It is great to hear that overall you enjoyed your stay. Scott McEwan General Manager

New York City, New York
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I was pleased with this hotel. It was clean. The room was clean (and I'm OCD). I check everything when I check in a room. The water pressure is "very" low...even when you flush the toilet, but it wasn't bad. My first complaint was the air in the room. I like a cool room and the air is set to...

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Mgmtteam, General Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria, responded to this review

We are very sorry for the issue with the fire alarm. A guest on the 9th floor pulled the alarm for reasons unknown as there was no fire. County fire code requires us to leave the alarm running until the fire department clears the building and resets the system which is why it took over 20 minutes to shut the...

Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel is not far from the metro station, but requires the use of the shuttle. The shuttle was very nice, but you needed to call it for pick up and as we came from overseas we couldn't use our phones. However, we always found a helpful person at the station who called for us. The hotel was basic, but...

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Mgmtteam, General Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. I understand your concern about the use of Styrofoam plates and bowls and I am happy to let you know that we are in the process of eliminating all Styrofoam disposable plates and bowls from our breakfast room. We are also replacing plastic utensils with stainless steel as well as replacing disposable coffee cups...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria is conveniently located directly off of I-495 Capital Beltway in Alexandria, Virginia and is an affordable alternative to lodging in downtown DC. Convenient to the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), the Pentagon, the National Mall, the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum, the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, National Harbor, The White House, Holocaust Museum and the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria is the ideal location to see all that DC has to offer! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria

Address: 5716 South Van Dorn Street, Alexandria, VA 22310
Region: United States > Virginia > Alexandria
Price Range: $116 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria 2.5*
Number of rooms: 143
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Hotel Style:
#11 Romantic Hotel in Alexandria
#17 Family Hotel in Alexandria
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 of 5 bubbles TravelMama126, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Standard rooms are spacious but if you like more space, the suites are nice.”
 of 5 bubbles TammyK681, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the backside are quieter; Almost no view from this hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles HerbS206, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room on a high floor to eliminate noise”
 of 5 bubbles flw924, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The higher the floor the better since you are surrounded by heavily used roads with lots of traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles ROR29, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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