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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I was there wd family. Had a wonderful stay rooms were so spacious n comfortable. V close to metro n all attractions of DC. Staff too v cooperative n always found them helping. A great place to stay with family. It has free parking too

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Hamburg, New York
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The positives: Room was very clean and very spacious. Parking was convenient. Continental breakfast was good. Staff was pleasant and helpful. The price was better than other hotels I looked at. The cons: our key wasn't working. It would either not work at all and we'd have to go back down to get a new one (several times), or it...

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Nara B, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ballston, responded to this review

Dear M0m0f32016, Thank you for taking the time to review us online and your kind words. Allow me to apologize on behalf of our hotel for any inconvenience you experienced with room keys on your recent visit. I have shared your feedback with our maintenance and front office department to ensure we handle/ correct these types of situations right away...

Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Comfort Inn because its the only hotel in the DC area that doesn't charge an outrageous price! Everyone at the front desk was extremely welcoming and accommodating from check-in to check-out! The room was beautiful, spacious, and squeaky clean. Breakfast was plentiful and had a great delicious variety with hot and cold options. Fast and free wifi. The...

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Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Hotel is clean and rooms are spacious and comfortable. The shuttle is every hour and will take you to the metro station but you can honestly walk to it. We didn't realize how close we were to the hotel so we called the front desk from the metro station and asked when the shuttle would be there. They sent one...

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Nara B, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ballston, responded to this review

Dear Julie B, Thank you for your valuable time to review us on TripAdvisor! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you next time when you are in town. Thank you, Nara Byambajav, GM

Marion, Ohio
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We stayed one night at the Comfort Inn in Ballston in late September. The room was neat, clean, and comfortable. It is an easy drive to Arlington, "the City", restaurants, and the Mall. The neighborhood is safe, walkable. You can park off-street in the parking garage, although they were owing some renovation and taped off some spaces making it rather...

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I liked this hotel my room was big and was clean and tidy so was the bathroom.. wifi was good and fast..the hotel provides a free shuttle service to the metro but I never used it..its only about a 15 min walk to the metro..there is some restaurants and bars nearby as well.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Very convenient, walking distance to Metra with a shuttle also available. The free breakfast had lots of choices, the internet/WiFi was good, the room was clean and comfortable. The price was very reasonable for the Wash DC area.

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

With the rapid expansion of new buildings in this area of Ballston, it's easy to forget that this comfort inn was one of the original hotels. Coming back for the first time in a few years it was pleasantly surprising to see it looking so good... Maybe the hotel justified the $300/night cost after all? Unfortunately not... non functional cooling...

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Raveen A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ballston, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience regarding your recent stay at Comfort Inn Ballston. Allow me to apologize on behalf of our hotel for failing to meet your expectations regarding air conditioning on your recent visit. I have shared your feedback with our staff to ensure we handle these types of situations differently in...

Peachtree City, Georgia
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I was originally hesitant staying at this hotel, knowing that Comfort Inn was not known to have uniform cleanliness across the hotel brand. However, I found out that the room was clean; I couldn't feel dust on the carpet. The property itself was not a new property, however, it was really well maintained. The breakfast was good; there was the...

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San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I stayed here for 2 nights while attending meetings nearby. The Comfort Inn is a good budget hotel. Rooms / bathrooms are clean and up to date. Internet speeds are good, and internet is free. Free breakfast is provided; nothing fancy, but certainly adequate. The hotel is a short walk from Ballston Metro, and there are several decent restaurants, etc.,...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Comfort Inn Ballston

Address: 1211 N. Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201
Region: United States > Virginia > Arlington
Price Range: $128 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Comfort Inn Ballston 2.5*
Number of rooms: 126
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Also Known As:
Comfort Inn Ballston Hotel Arlington
Comfort Inn Arlington
Arlington Comfort Inn
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#14 Family Hotel in Arlington
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“this is an expansive hotel so if you do not want to walk long distances, ask for a room hear an elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles goldsmanh, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“My daughter (8 yrs old) thought the pull out couch was "the best ever".”
 of 5 bubbles M0m0f32016, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Nice people, asked them for help and they go out out of their way to assist you.”
 of 5 bubbles 923dicka, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There are no good views at this junction of Glebe Road and I-66, and in my experience, all rooms are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles DrChipB, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Only stayed in one room so can"t comment on others”
 of 5 bubbles 790johnnyg, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
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