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New York City, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

If you are going to the PTO it's convenient but it's very average, small rooms and bathrooms. No taxis waiting. Almost missed my train home. High charge for internet (comped when I complained). Some desk staff friendly and efficient others not so much. Lobby restaurant typically expensive hotel food. Out of the way and not near to much except the...

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Fareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Only stayed one night but rooms very comfortable and quiet. Ideal place to recover following the trans-Atlantic flight and left me fully rested for a week of business in Washington. Location is also very convenient for DC and only a 30 min drive from Dulles.

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Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is in a nice location with some restaurants within walking distance. You can catch the free trolley a few blocks away to go to old town for more dining and shopping options. Rooms are decent size and comfortable. Rooms include a refrigerator. There is a nice restaurant in hotel that is hotel priced. Beds are very comfortable. Housekeeping...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for a work trip and enjoyed my stay. The rooms are spacious and well appointed. The bed is super comfortable and the restaurant downstairs makes a great breakfast! The staff were also friendly and helpful. I'd definitely stay here again if visiting the area.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was here for a conference. The room was very nice, comfortable, and clean. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. The conference area was nice and convenient. The hotel shuttle was very convenient. I would stay here again.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were very nice and professional. The room was clean, modern and comfortable. The trademark restaurant is on the 1st floor. It has a nice ambiance and the food was good. However, he menu doesn't offer many options.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel room was nice, including the bedding. It's in a nice area. A nice walk to old town. We found small things were annoying. Our keys stopped working and we were both coerced (separately) to go back to the desk twice in a row. Each time the person at the front desk did not say a quick and easy...

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

Dear Eleni, Thanks for staying with us and taking the time to share these comments. I realize the little things make a big difference and can appreciate your frustration with having the keys continue to fail you. Regardless of the reason, it appears we could have be more proactive in helping you solve the issue. My apologies. I hope that...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I stay at this hotel when I have a hearing the next day at the federal courthouse. The rooms are comfortable and have the usual outstanding Westin mattress, pillows and bathrooms. The area around the hotel is also very nice, and it's convenient to have a Starbucks behind the hotel. The two primary complaints I have about this hotel are...

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

Dear lllaroo, Thank you for staying with us and sharing these comments. I was disappointed to learn of the inconveniences you experienced this time in and offer my sincere apologies. There is no excuse for the poor service you experienced with room service housekeeping and upon check out. Clearly we have some opportunities to work on in these areas. It...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Our family had a very nice stay. The rooms were well appointed and immaculately clean. The staff was professional and helpful. The neighborhood is lovely and convenient to restaurants, shops, the sites.

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

Dear Carol, Thanks for staying with us. So glad to read your comments and know that you enjoyed your stay, our staff and the neighborhood. Hope to welcome you back soon. Rich Casale General Manager

Johnston, Iowa
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Despite some of the less stellar reviews, my experience was all good. Helpful/courteous staff, convenient location and very large / comfortable rooms. I did not have a car..of course, it is D.C. and parking is always a premium and will cost you. Far easier to walk, train, Uber or a combo of all. I love this historical part of the...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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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: $138 - $466 (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 Romantic Hotel in Alexandria
#18 Family Hotel in Alexandria
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