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Liverpool, New York
Reviewed 16 February 2015

We stay at Marriott properties all the time and were disappointed with this one. We did find an online room rate special and are wondering if when you are lucky to get a "special deal" they give you a room that is not the greatest. We did complain and found that even though the sign in the lobby says the...

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Matt J, General Manager at Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield, responded to this review

Greetings from the Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield. Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of your recent visit to our hotel. We appreciate your feedback and I will be reading your review to my team during our morning meetings this week. I would like to apologize for the confusion with the manager's name which was listed as...

Arlington, VA
Reviewed 9 December 2014

We recently had a large group of out of town guests visiting Northern Virginia for a retirement celebration. Some chose to stay at the Residence Inn in Merrifield VA. Great choice. Our guests stayed in a spacious, clean, two bedroom suite with two baths. Some of the furnishings are a little dated but still in good shape. Staff is friendly...

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Washington, Virginia
Reviewed 7 December 2014

I stayed at the Residence Inn for about a week while transitioning to my new home. Although it was a chaotic time, living out of suitcases, the Residence Inn was a comfortable, clean place to call home for a period of time. The 2-bedroom suite was spacious with easily enough room for my family. The hotel has a pool, but...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Stayed here for four nights during a trip to see the Smithsonian museums. Check in was very fast. Room was a bit dated, but clean. Breakfast was excellent and also had the supper on Monday night, a nice added feature. Pool was closed until May 2015. Aside from the property being a bit dated, was very pleased with the staff...

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Elmer NJ
Reviewed 10 November 2014

We stayed here for the weekend. Convenient to several local restaurants "Sweetwater Tavern" in the shopping center a couple of blocks away is very good. Room was clean and comfortable. Nice having the refrigerator and microwave, tall stools at the counter. Not all the tv stations worked that were on the 'list' but not that important to us. Would rather...

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Reviewed 8 November 2014

Situated just outside the Beltway, close to Rt 50, and off Gallows Rd, this Residence Inn provided all the conveniences we wanted to have while visiting Washington DC and Northern Virginia. It is only 0.7 miles away from the Dunn Loring Metro Station, about 3 miles away from Tyson's Corner, and within walking distance from new developments that are taking...

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Reviewed 5 November 2014

I stayed at this hotel on business for a few nights, and it was an average stay. I was impressed with the size of the room - it was very spacious. It was also very clean. However, the breakfast in the morning was poor-tasting. There was a lot of variety, but the eggs tasted like they had grits mixed in...

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Matt J, General Manager at Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield, responded to this review

Thank you for providing your feedback with regards to your stay at the Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield. Your review allows us an opportunity to improve our service, quality and overall hotel experience. We are glad to know you found your room especially clean and spacious. We truly take every guest’s comments seriously and I have already spoken with my breakfast...

Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We were very pleased with our recent 2 night stay. Hot Breakfast was actually hot, with lots of choices like scrambled eggs, waffles, hard-boiled eggs, cereal, fresh fruit bread/bagles etc. Our room was clean, and roomy for a studio suite. Some of the TV stations didn't come in well, but was quickly resolved by a call to the front desk...

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Forest, Virginia
Reviewed 13 October 2014 via mobile

When we arrived we were immediately upgraded to a 2 bedroom suite, which was perfect for us after a long car ride. The room was huge, complete with a full kitchen. The room was very clean. This was the first time in all my years of traveling that I haven't had to wear ear plugs to be able to sleep....

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Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Our stay at this Residence Inn was brief - one night over the weekend, and that night was about as much time as I'd want to spend on the premises. We arrived during the morning, and to the management's credit, they were able to get us into our two-bedroom suite earlier than the usual check-in time. We spent a few...

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Matt J, General Manager at Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a thorough review and for providing us with your feedback from your recent stay. We are sorry that you experienced issues with your room, internet and access door. Your satisfaction and comfort is of the utmost importance to us at all times. When we hear of such instances we do not take...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Residence Inn hotel in Falls Church, Virginia is situated just one mile from the Dunn Loring DC metro rail station, adjacent to shopping, dining and entertainment options and is easily accessible from both I-495 & Route 50. The hotel offers a free shuttle to the Dunn Loring Metro Station and to the local area, upon request. This hotel in Merrifield, VA is convenient to Tysons Corner businesses, Washington DC, the Inova Fairfax Hospital and more. Guests feel at home in our spacious extended stay suites offering separate living, sleeping and dining areas. Each suite at our Falls Church extended stay hotel features fully-equipped kitchens, living rooms with pullout sofa beds, a 42" flat screen TV. Work easily while traveling for business in a large desk with convenient outlets, ergonomic desk chair and complimentary internet-access. In addition, this hotel serves complimentary breakfast daily, offers social hours on select evenings and provides 24-hour access to the hotel’s fitness center. This Falls Church, Virginia hotel also has a meeting room perfect for training sessions or small gatherings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield

Address: 8125 Gatehouse Rd, Falls Church, VA 22042-1203
Region: United States > Virginia > Falls Church
Price Range: $166 - $443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield 3*
Number of rooms: 159
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield Hotel Falls Church
Residence Inn Falls Church
Falls Church Residence Inn
Fairfax Merrifield Residence Inn
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#4 Family Hotel in Falls Church
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“closer to the elevator made it quicker to get around. But its only 4 floors if you choose to walk it.”
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“Top floor is best.”
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“rooms in the second floor give better privacy, since the first floor faces the pool and the basketball court”
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“Quiet room in the back.”
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