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Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir

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Ottawa, ON
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this hotel on points, and was not disappointed. Very nice room, large with kitchen facilities. No restaurant on site, but many are close by. Very friendly and helpful staff. Free parking, which is nice in the Washington area. Very close to Mount Vernon, and the Amtrak Auto-Train station in Lorton.

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Trenton B, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing your feedback. All of our spacious suites feature kitchens with full size dishwasher, refrigerator, microwave oven, and two burner stove top. We look forward to having you back the next time you're in the area!

Copperas Cove, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is very clean and I received very warm smiles, the hotel had a scent of pure relaxation. When I signed in the gentleman(Christian Hawks) was that all my needs had been met and Mr. Hawks made sure my room was perfect. Close to Ft. Belvoir and nice eatery's around the area as well.

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Trenton B, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing your feedback. I am pleased to hear that Mr. Hawks was warm and welcoming. We look forward to having you back the next time you're in the area!

Staunton
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We stayed for one night and it was better than expected with the kitchen. It gave us ideas for longer stays. Pro: very clean very comfortable, especially for a longer stay roomy with kitchen, desks, lounger chair, refrigerator Seemed nicely setup for longer stays. Nice furniture. Staff seemed very friendly Great view of a bald eagle from the parking lot....

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Trenton B, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing your feedback. Your comments have been shared with the appropriate departments. We look forward to having you back the next time you're in the area!

Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Front desk staff rude, unresponsive and ill prepared. One young lady in particular made it very evident that guests were an unwelcome inconvenience. She took what could have been a pleasant stay and turned it unpleasant very quickly.

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TrentBourgeois, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback from your recent stay. I have shared your comments with the appropriate departments!

Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

My family came for a weekend getaway to D.C. We wanted to stay a little bit away from all the hustle and bustle and decided to stay at the Candlewood. I spoke with Menar upon arrival and she was amazing. She upgraded us to a suite because there were 5 of us... That was awesome! Our room was very nice...

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TrentBourgeois, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback from your recent stay with us. I am pleased to hear that you had a wonderful stay. I will pass on your kind words to the rest of the staff. We look forward to having you again, the next time you're in the area! Trent Bourgeois General Manager

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We are a military family who moved to Fort Belvoir and needed a place to stay for a couple of weeks while we waited for our home to become available. For us, the price of the suite offered at this hotel combined with the location made staying here the logical choice. Having said that, the hotel staff was what really...

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TrentBourgeois, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir, responded to this review

I am pleased to hear you that you enjoyed your stay with us. Trent Bourgeois General Manager

Lima, Ohio
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We chose this hotel for it's location (only reason it got it's second star to get to a "poor" rating vs. "terrible") close to Mount Vernon so that we did not have to travel far after spending the day with the Washington's. After finding what seemed to be the last available parking space, we were greeted by a less than...

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TrentBourgeois, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your comments with us. Your feedback is valuable and will be shared with the appropriate department heads.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 13 July 2016

It's decently priced, the rooms are very nice, but the clientele honestly leaves something to be desired. And the barking dogs in the rooms beside you can drive you nuts. I'm surprised and disappointed that this is allowed. I was also disappointed that they messed up my wakeup call. Still, this is a nice location, and the staff tries pretty...

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TrentBourgeois, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us while you were in the area. Your comments have been shared with the appropriate departments. We look forward to having you the next time you're in the area! Trent Bourgeois General Manager

Huntsville, Alabama
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I checked into the Candlewood Suites on Mon, 6/13/2016. I arrived around noon and was notified by the front desk receptionist my room wouldn't be available until around 3:00 p.m., which was no problem. I figured I would go have lunch and come back. However, prior to leaving I asked the receptionist to point me towards the restroom in the...

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Freddie G, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir, responded to this review

Good Morning Ms. A., Thank you for your guest review and for your feedback as it is very valuable to us. We pride ourselves on having a great hotel that guests love, and seek to keep guests happy with our cleanliness, level of guests' services, as well as our amenities. We have reached out to you several times regarding your...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 17 March 2016

We were visiting relatives and needed to find a pet friendly hotel. It was a difficult task as hotels in Alexandria are either booked or very expensive. Candle wood Suites was a great choice. It is located right on route 1, so is very convenient to everything. The rooms are well equipped with small kitchens, it is fairly new so...

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Danielle L, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir, responded to this review

Dear magoomason, Thank you for sharing your experience of your most recent stay. We appreciate your feedback and valuable business. If travels bring you back to the area, we will look forward to your return. Warm Regards

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the *All New* Candlewood Suites Alexandria, Virginia - a refreshing choice for short and extended-stay Alexandria, VA hotels near Fort Belvoir and Washington DC. Come experience 100% all-suites comfort and convenience designed for today's busy traveler. Our corporate and military guests enjoy affordable Ft. Belvoir lodging less than a mile from the base. Plus, they can easily visit the Ft. Belvoir Community Hospital, United States Coast Guard-TISCOM and the USO Center. Corporations within a 10-minute drive include BAE Systems, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Raytheon. Not here on business? Leisure guests and families have the remarkable history of Old Town Alexandria and Washington DC to explore. Other popular attractions near our Alexandria, VA hotel include the Ft. Belvoir Golf Club, National Museum of the Marine Corps and Mount Vernon. Whatever brings you, Candlewood Suites delivers the effortless warmth of home, whether you spend just the night or weeks at a stretch. Our 57 spacious Alexandria, VA suites features a fully-equipped kitchen, complete with refrigerator, stovetop, dishwasher, cookware and more. Get things done in a large, comfy work space with free high-speed Internet access, or relax with a DVD movie from our Lending Library®. At day's end, our signature Comforts of Home™ Bedding Collection promises a restful night's sleep. Make the fresh new choice for short and extended-stay hotels in Alexandria, Virginia - Candlewood Suites Alexandria. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir

Address: 8847 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22309-1508
Region: United States > Virginia > Alexandria
Price Range: €113 - €194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir 2.5*
Number of rooms: 57
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#5 Business Hotel in Alexandria
#19 Family Hotel in Alexandria
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