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St. Catharines, Canada
Reviewed 27 May 2014

We really enjoyed our stay, clean room, nice decor and comfortable beds. My only complaint would be, we were travelling with my sister and her husband. I reserved 2 rooms close together, we checked in @ 3 (check in time) our room was ready their's was not :( The front desk took his cell # and said they would call...

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

Dear happymomOntario, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to share your thoughts. I was delighted to know that you enjoyed our facilites and location. My apologies concerning the delay in your room readiness. Clearly we could have handled that a bit better and will use your feedback for improvement i the future. Hope to have an...

Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 26 May 2014

The Westin is directly across from the US Court House. The area is nice, safe and people are friendly. The hotel has a spa, which was a nice addition. If you arrive after 5 pm Friday you can park on the street for no charge. I walked around most of the afternoon. Being Memorial Day weekend most of the smaller...

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

Dear Frederick O, Thank you for staying with us this past Memorial Weekend and taking the time to share your comments. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return. Rich Casale General Manager

Reviewed 21 May 2014

Always helpful, accommodating and friendly - consistently clean as you would expect with Westin. Very convenient to Federal Courthouse and USPTO. Conference facilities are well organized and high speed internet is actially high speed!

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

Dear Jason V, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to share your thoughts. It was great to know you enjoyed all and I know our staff will take pride in reading these comments. Looking forward to welcoming you back. Rich Casale General Manager

Reviewed 21 May 2014

I'm an SPG Platinum member and have stayed at numerous SPG properties over the course of time. My favorite places are the Weston properties and out of the Weston's, this property in Alexandria is great and highly advise others to stay there. The staff is outstanding from checking in to checking out and they are located at just a quick...

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

Dear Cliff M, Thank you for staying with us and for your loyalty to Starwood through our SPG program. I was glad to know that all went well with your recent stay and that our staff took such good care of you. Hope to see you again soon. Rich Casale General Manager

Poughkeepsie, New York
Reviewed 16 May 2014 via mobile

The hotel is exceptional! The room, staff, restaurant and amenities were outstanding! The location is also perfect for getting away from the hustle bustle if DC and the town offers great dining and entertainment. I will definitely return when doing business in DC. The special food tasting that the hotel had on one if the evenings was a nice touch...

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

Dear Steve M, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your thoughts on you experience. It was great to know that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay. Hope to see you back again soon. Rich Casale General Manager

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Convenient location near King Street station on the train. They have a shuttle to bring you to the station if you don't feel like walking. It is a short walk and good exercise. King Street station also has trolley that will bring you to the waterfront for some fresh seafood. A 24 minute ride to the Capitol area. Hotel staff...

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

Dear Johnny T, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to share you comments. I was glad to know that you enjoyed your experience, paricularly as concerns our staff helpfulness, our restaurant, and our location. We hope to see you back again soon. Rich Casale General Manager

Amarillo, Texas
Reviewed 10 May 2014

The front desk staff and shuttle drivers were very helpful. It was our first time in the DC area and the information about the area, the Metro, and help with restaurant reservations made our trip wonderful. The hotel is also close to National Harbor activities and the Mall area.

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

Dear Dayna S, Thanks for staying with us recently. I was so glad to know that you found our valet and front desk staff helpful and informative. I know the teams in those areas will enjoy hearing what you had to say. Thanks as well for taking the time to share your thoughts. We hope to see you again soon....

Reviewed 9 May 2014

DC hotels not! Expensive not the word - for what? the same bed/shower/gym/bar/pool/etc. They cost b/c they are in DC. if you are a tourist however, looking to visit monuments, Smithsonian, etc. & especially if you have young children then stay here at normal prices and its literally 10 min drive to all that (traffic can add 20mins during rush...

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

Dear Jeru S, Thanks for staying with us. It sounds like you and your family had a great time in the hotel and exploring the area. I am glad you were able to discover the many advantages to staying here and that our staff took good care of you. We hope to see you again soon. Rich Casale General Manager

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 9 May 2014

Conveniently located just several blocks from King Street, and just a 10-minute walk from the Metro. Rooms are large, tastefully decorated, very comfortable, & have a mini fridge & safe with a/c supply (convenient to charge laptop while keeping it secure). They had a daily charge for wifi access, however the signal was strong and reliable. The pool was small,...

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

Dear Mary L, Thank you for staying with us recently and taking the time to share your thoughts. It was great to know that you enjoyed our location and other amenities. We will look forward to seeing you again, hopefully very soon. Rich Casale General Manager

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 9 May 2014

The Westin is located a few blocks away from King Street, which is the main street through the Old Town area of Alexandria. The King Street Metro station is about a 10 minute walk from the hotel, so it was convenient for visiting both D.C and the Alexandria area. The valet parking and check-in were both efficient and the staff...

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

Dear CongressTart, Thank you for staying with us recently and taking the time to share these comments. I was delighted to learn that you enjoyed your experience, finding our location, staff and room to your liking. We hope to see you back again soon. Rich Casale General Manager

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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 - $467 (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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