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    Old Colony Inn Alexandria

    1101 N Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-5352
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    Traveller (43)
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    • Excellent37%
    • Very good40%
    • Average14%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
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    “metro station” (63 reviews)
    “old town” (87 reviews)
    “free shuttle” (46 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Free Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair access
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    Shuttle Bus Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    The great- Parking was easy and even some spaces under the building. The breakfast attendant made sure everything was clean and filled. There were all kinds of fresh fruit to go along with all the usual motel breakfast buffets, even real silverware and dishes if...More

    Thank dldngm
    Response from Wil L, General Manager at Old Colony Inn AlexandriaResponded 10 February 2017

    Hello dldngm, Thank you for your staying with us and sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor community. We’re happy you enjoyed our complimentary parking, breakfast service, and food that we provided. I apologize for being unable to accommodate your request to be on the...More

    Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

    We are flying away and wanted to leave our car under cover and sleep near the airport. Polite staff clean room and breakfast and a van to the airport. What else do u want. Oh and free cookies when u check in!

    Thank Stuart_in_DC
    Response from Wil L, General Manager at Old Colony Inn AlexandriaResponded 10 February 2017

    Hello Stuart in DC, Thank you for your kind review. We’re very happy you enjoyed your stay with us and found our freshly baked cookies perfect as a check in treat. We hope you had a wonderful vacation! Kindest Regards, Wil Laura

    Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

    We stayed two nights during our annual mother daughter weekend. The hotel was convenient to sites of Alexandria, D.C. And National Harbor. We were able to visit an array of different areas and enjoy our time together.

    Thank brien-duch
    Response from Wil L, General Manager at Old Colony Inn AlexandriaResponded 10 February 2017

    Hello brien-duch, We’re honored you made us part of your special annual weekend. It truly means a lot. Thank you for staying with us and we hope to see you again during your next special weekend. Respectfully, Wil Laura

    Reviewed 7 December 2016

    We needed somewhere to stay in Washington with parking which is difficult to find without paying a fortune to park so we opted for this hotel just outside at Alexandria. Location worked well, the hotel shuttle will drop you at the local metro station, if...More

    1  Thank swpw
    Response from Wil L, General Manager at Old Colony Inn AlexandriaResponded 9 January 2017

    Hello swpw, Thank you for staying with us. We’re happy you found our location ideal for your needs and discovered how beautiful Old Town Alexandria is especially during the winter when the streets are lit with holiday decorations. We hope to welcome you back the...More

    Reviewed 4 December 2016

    Window pain in my room was falling out. Bloody fingerprint on the wall. Had NO hot water for 2 out of 3 days. Also our rooms every were not cleaned uniting after 4pm. In my parents room their bathroom fan didn't work and was never...More

    Thank 90steve52
    Response from Wil L, General Manager at Old Colony Inn AlexandriaResponded 9 January 2017

    Greeting 90steve52, First and foremost, I apologize we did not meet your expectations. We understand we are not the newest hotel in the area but the team works very hard to ensure the hotel is well maintained for our guests. With regards to cleaning our...More

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    10 July 2017|
    Response from bobbie5 | Reviewed this property |
    parking was free when I was there in May 2017
    Nicole D
    26 April 2017|
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    Response from DCB273 | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel has a shuttle to the metro and it is about 4 or 5 exits to DC. It is a very easy commute. We didn't t use our car until we left the area. You can get the metro card at CVS in town
    26 September 2016|
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    Response from Wil L | Property representative |
    Hello Angela, Unfortunately, we do not have a washer or dryer on site. There a a couple of dry cleaners approximately three blocks from the hotel that we recommend. Please let me know if you have any further questions... More
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    "No elevator two-story building. Two covered parking areas. Old world charm and hospitality."
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    "First floor, no elevator but there is a wheelchair lift"
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