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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When I recently attended a weekend festival hosted at the Westin, I was excited to take advantage of a special group rate (which I found out later was the same price available on any of the popular travel sites) and enjoy what I expected to be 4-star or better accommodations. So despite living within easy driving distance, I decided to...

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WestinAlexndria, General Manager at The Westin Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear Susan M, Thank you for choosing to stay with us last weekend for the Interfusion Festival. In reading your comments, it is clear that your stay was far from enjoyable and I would like to extend my sincere apologies. I will admit that we were overwhelmed at times this past weekend with the size of the crowd that attended...

Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed my stay here, it's a very new and clean. Bathroom excellent, closet roomy, bed very very comfortable, curtains easy to operate and high quality. Like the bonus points for declining maid service. And thank you Westin for always having coffee makers! It's amazing that some of the high end chains think coffee should only be ordered with room service,...

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WestinAlexndria, General Manager at The Westin Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear hcmjkm, Thank you for staying with us. I was delighted to see that you enjoyed the room and The comfort of our Heavenly Bed. Hope to see you back again soon. Rich Casale General Manager

Euclid, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

To begin with, everything about this hotel is what one expects of a Westin --- classy, clean, exceedingly comfortable, with all the amenities of home. What may a bit different is that this hotel, located across from the courthouse, is actually in a rather quiet cul-de-sac, just a block or two away from the heavily trafficked thoroughfares of Olde Towne...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed On a two night stay it was very nice and quiet and relaxing just the way we like it we will definitely be back again we are both spg members and travel agents so we get discounts and free Internet we are coming back soon..

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WestinAlexndria, General Manager at The Westin Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear Robert and Courtney, Thank you for staying with us. Glad to know you enjoyed everything and we will look forward to seeing you again soon. Rich Casale General Manager

United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for a couple of nights and a quick get away back in October. The hotel is clean and staff are courteous. Located right next to the Patent office, about 10 minutes walk to WholeFood, and 10 minutes walk to Old Town and the Metro station. For the DC area, this is a very nice hotel. Not sure...

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WestinAlexndria, General Manager at The Westin Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear CloverIsSweet, Thanks for staying with us recently and taking the time to share these comments. I was delighted to see that you enjoyed your overall experience and hope that we will see you back again soon. Rich Casale General Manager

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived it sure seemed like the perfect hotel. Restaurant in lobby was very convenient and the menu was average priced for the area. Room was nice with a view of the Masonic Temple. Those were the pros. Cons were the daily cleaning that we have come to expect with our travels. Dirty glasses were left in the room...

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WestinAlexndria, General Manager at The Westin Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear kath, Thank you for staying with us recently. I was disappointed to read your comments concerning our housekeeping service and would like to take this opportunity to offer my sincere apologies. Our performance clearly left a lot to be desired. As I was reading some of your commentary, it appears that there might have been a misunderstanding on our...

Forest, Virginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Wyndham was full so we moved to the Westin. Paid a premium price, but the hotel, staff and especially shuttle were great. The beds were comfy and the area quiet. Check in and check out were quick and easy. Our luggage was stored after check out until time to go to the train station. The shuttle picked us up...

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Greensburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From our friendly greeting and service when we pulled up to our assistance loading up our vehicle to leave, everything was excellent. Service, room, drinks in the evening, breakfast in the morning, everything was great. Would definitely recommend this property.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a one night stay here for this SPG Gold Member, but here is a quick highlight reel... Location: good b/c I had to get to Fort Belvoir the next day so ideally positioned for the 25-35 minute drive south. Additionally it is close to Reagan Airport and close to 'civilization' Food: You can eat on the property @ Trademark...

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Waldorf, Maryland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very nice hotel. We stayed for New Years however the hotel did not have any celebratory event. We partied at the neighboring Carlyle Place. There is a parking charge, either valet or nearby garage. They won't allow you to use the luggage cart (to transport your own luggage) claim it was a safety issue so the bellhop...

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WestinAlexndria, General Manager at The Westin Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear mahmeh, Thanks for choosing to celebrate the New Year by staying with us and I do hope you had an enjoyable time at the Carlyle Club. I was glad to see you enjoyed your room and our Heavenly Bed. We definitely could have paid better to attention to the details in preparing your room and my apologies for the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Westin Alexandria blends sophistication and elegance with the historic surroundings of Alexandria. Located in Old Town Alexandria, our hotel is an oasis of personal, instinctive comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Westin Alexandria

Address: 400 Courthouse Sq, Alexandria, VA 22314-5700
Region: United States > Virginia > Alexandria
Price Range: $209 - $495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westin Alexandria 4*
Number of rooms: 319
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Also Known As:
Westin Alexandria Hotel Alexandria
Alexandria Westin
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Alexandria
#10 Business Hotel in Alexandria
#18 Family Hotel in Alexandria
#18 Romantic Hotel in Alexandria
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“Room 822 was excellent”
 of 5 bubbles 162GREGM, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I like the view of the courthouse”
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 of 5 bubbles CloverIsSweet, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“View of the Masonic temple is nice. Long hallways.”
 of 5 bubbles mahmeh, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“our room was on the 8th. floor no view”
 of 5 bubbles Sharoninflorida53, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I was in room 505 and the view was spectacular.”
 of 5 bubbles RickandJackieC, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
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