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    Old Colony Inn Alexandria

    1101 N Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-5352
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    Overview
    • Excellent37%
    • Very good40%
    • Average14%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “metro station” (63 reviews)
    “old town” (87 reviews)
    “free shuttle” (46 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
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    Multilingual Staff
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    1 - 5 of 568 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This motel needs to be shut down and remodeled! It was probably one of the worst hotels I have ever stayed at but as nothing else was available, we didn't have any other choices. We booked with Booking.com and I find that when you use...More

    Thank Gaye F
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Clean rooms, great service, free shuttle service and breakfast, reasonably priced and close to Old Town Alexandria. Noticed that shuttle drivers did not have Bluetooth in the van or on cell phone. Hands-free devices are legally mandated. Adopting this technology would demonstrate compliance with the...More

    Thank designerpromo
    Response from Wil L, General Manager at Old Colony Inn AlexandriaResponded 1 week ago

    Greetings Designerpromo! Thank you for staying with us. We’re thrilled you had such a great weekend with us and enjoyed our clean room, complimentary amenities, and hospitality the team offered. With regards to use of cell phones by our drivers, it is not illegal to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a small hotel in Alexandria, VA. We booked it based on the Trip Advisor good reviews. The hotel badly needs to be updated. The staff was very helpful and they offer van service to the nearest metro. It is advertised that parking is...More

    1  Thank joesentme
    Response from Wil L, General Manager at Old Colony Inn AlexandriaResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Josentme, I’m very sorry you were disappointed in your overall stay with us. We understand we’re not the newest hotel but pride ourselves in our clean rooms, world class service, and our ability to personalize our guest’s stay. From all of us, we’re apologize...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I was very pleased to find this hotel after my connecting flight in DC had been cancelled. The hotel was charming with its brick hallways and archways. The room furnishings were in great condition, the bed was very comfortable, and the staff were very helpful...More

    Thank Jillian N
    Response from Wil L, General Manager at Old Colony Inn AlexandriaResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Jillian N, Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience with us and the Trip Advisor community! It’s wonderful to see you had such a wonderful stay with us and enjoyed our classic décor and perfect location. We can’t wait to welcome you back the...More

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    We booked 3 nights at the Old Colony Inn (June 10-13, 2017) through the hotel. The hotel's shuttle picked us up at Reagan International as promised. The shuttle driver was courteous and helpful. He also drove us to Braddock Road Metro Rail Station which is...More

    1  Thank stanlmll
    Response from Wil L, General Manager at Old Colony Inn AlexandriaResponded 19 June 2017

    Hello Stanlmll, Thank you for sharing your experience with us, I sincerely apologize for the inconvenience you encountered during your first night with us and how our team member reacted. We will use this experience as a training tool and assure you and all future...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$95 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #17 Business Hotel in Alexandria
    • #20 Family Hotel in Alexandria
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    • Alexandria
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Old Colony Hotel Alexandria ,
    • Best Western Alexandria ,
    • Alexandria Best Western
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    Pepelpew
    10 July 2017|
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    Response from bobbie5 | Reviewed this property |
    parking was free when I was there in May 2017
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    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
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    angela019
    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 noise on second floor"
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