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Marshall, Illinois
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Recently remodeled. Staff helpful. Italian Restaurant across the street delivers. Within walking distance of the train to Washington DC (Yellow Line). Only drawback is if traffic is backed up due to the bridge, it is hard to get in and out. Stayed for 2 days and this was only a problem once during rush hour traffic. Night clerk was awesome....

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My review is primarily about a desk clerk named Sarah. She was exceptional. Very efficient and on top of everything. In response to my questions she gave us excellent suggestions as to transportation, directions and recommendations of restaurants and sights. The hotel is not the type loaded with amenities to make you want to stay there rather than enjoy the...

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Parlin, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

We pulled in after 9 pm on a Tuesday. The main lobby was locked and the desk clerk mouthed to me to used the back door. I entered a small room with a double pane window and space under to slip credit cards through. I am already feeling sketchy about my booking. She tells me that my room is around...

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Lakeville, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was suppose to stay here and being from out of state I did not find this facility safe for a single lady being outside doors, poor lighting and location. I cancelled my reservations at 9PM on Saturday night for a room on Sunday and Monday night. I was disappointed they still charged me for one night because I was...

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Bikas S, Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

I hope this notes finds well. We have sent your feedback to the personnel concerned. I apologize for this bad experience. This is very disappointing to hear, but we hope you give us another chance to make it up to you. Furthermore, I will personally supervise that all your other complaints are addressed that everything will be in order on...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don't often stay in roadside hotels/motels but there was an urgent need and this was available. It was only 45 minute commute into DC at 830am rush hour. 10 minutes without traffic. I opted to reserve on the king size deluxe rooms and booked for a super reasonable price last minute when all the DC hotels were jam packed...

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Bikas S, Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. I will be sure to let our staff know how much of an impact they made on your experience. We will always pleased to be your second home when you're at the area

Naples, Florida
Reviewed 16 March 2017

My 11-year old daughter and I stayed for 3 nights to participate in the recent inauguration. They claimed restaurant and public transportation within walking distance. We tried it the morning of the inauguration. We had to walk a fast paced 15 minutes to the Metro. Upon our arrival, we elected to take a cab to Walmart for in-room snacks. The...

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Bikas S, Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid feedback. I am very sorry to hear that your stay at the hotel was not up to par. Please note that this information has been passed on to our concerned staff. Despite this, we hope to be able to welcome you back on a return visit to Washington, DC.

Montgomery, New York
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I stay at Red Roof about 70 days a year and I have never had a problem until this place. My issue is that I booked a room thru red roof's website at one price and upon checkout I was charged $20. extra. When I questioned the clerk, she grabbed my check- in sheet and asked if it was was...

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Bikas S, Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

I am so sorry that happened to you! This is a very non-standard business practice for us. Please contact me, the hotel manager, at 703-960-5200 so we can get this straightened out for you right away. Thank you for your honest criticism!

Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This hotel is conveniently located to the Huntington Metro Station, a large number of places to eat, and only a few minutes' drive to Washington D.C. The rooms smelled like cigarette smoke even though the property is suppose to be 'non-smoking' but otherwise it was a great stay. The staff is friendly and the rates are reasonable.

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Bikas S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear marinexbiologist, Thank you for your review. I am glad to hear that overall your experience was positive. I am disappointed to hear that our room service and housekeeping staff didn't meet your expectations. This critical feedback will be used in training our staff. Thank you and look forward to seeing you soon. So sorry about the smoke!

State Road
Reviewed 8 January 2017

I stayed at this hotel when I attended the 2016 Military Bowl. My standard king bed room was a little small, but very clean. Everything in the room worked like it was supposed to. The staff, especially Sarah and Cedrick were very professional and helpful. The hotel is about a mile from the Huntington Station which is a 'Yellow Line'...

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Bikas S, Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear mmclean427, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your stay at our hotel. I'm glad that you found our location convenient. Our locations is definitely one of the things we are very proud of about our hotel. We are so lucky to have a property in the heart of Alexandria and a very strategic...

Grayson, Kentucky
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Working in the area and stayed at this motel. I found it to be clean and my interaction with the staff behind the desk was friendly and helpful. The area is close to the interstate and pet friendly. It was quite with decent tv.

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Bikas S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear Kevprichard, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am very happy to hear that our staff made your feel at home. This is really one of the things that we try to maintain in our hotel. Hoping to see you again soon! Sincerely, Bikas S

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just one mile from the Metro for easy transportation, and accessible from both I-95 and I-495, Red Roof Washington DC Alexandria is 2 miles south of Old Downtown Alexandria and only 5 miles from National Harbor and Crystal City. The White House is a mere 9 miles away. The Pentagon, Arlington Cemetery, downtown Washington DC, Ft. Belvior, and Mt. Vernon are all within 10 miles of this hotel. Located just minutes from restaurants and shopping. The friendly staff and the convenience of being just 8 miles from downtown Washington DC make this location a great place to stay.Red Roof Washington DC Alexandria is renovated with all new rooms, contemporary furniture, new bathrooms with granite countertops, a comfortable easy chair, in-room safes, coin laundry facility, and more. Mini-Refrigerators and microwaves are available in Superior King and Deluxe Double room types. All rooms offer free WiFi. Experience our coffeehouse-style coffee and tea. This location offers “On Command Video” with a selection of free TV channels, pay-to-view premium channels, and movies, as well as music and games. One well-behaved family pet per room is welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria

Address: 5975 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22303-1804
Region: United States > Virginia > Alexandria
Price Range: $120 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria 2.5*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Red Roof Hotel Alexandria
Red Roof Inn Alexandria
Alexandria Red Roof Inn
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Alexandria
#16 Business Hotel in Alexandria
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“Recommend room closer to the lobby end of the hotel.”
AuntTwon, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“room on the back side are very quiet”
winchesterre, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room that faces away from the street.”
marinexbiologist, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The best choice would be a room on the rear side but the traffic noise on the highway side was not really a problem.”
962MartinC, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms facing the highway as they are noisy during peak traffic periods.”
NKC, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
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