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Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2345 Mill Road, Alexandria, VA 22314 (Eisenhower East)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Winter Haven Florida
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44 reviews 44 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family and I Pricelined this hotel after arriving in the area earlier than originally planned. I'm so thankful this was the bid that worked! Our room was spotless and perfect for our family of 4, complete with a full kitchen. Breakfast was wonderful--perfect for filling up before a day of sightseeing. Staff was extremely helpful in giving us directions... More 

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Cory G, General Manager at Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle, responded to this review

I too am thankful that your bid worked! We pride ourselves on the value we provide our customers (such as our complimentary breakfast, evening social, and high speed internet). With our excellent safe location of being in walking distance to popular destination spots and the metro station, more and more customers are bidding on this hotel too. Thank you very... More 

Miami, Florida
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47 reviews 47 reviews
30 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I travel to North VA every year and always stay here. Great location walking distance to AMC and several shops/restaurants. Also has a shuttle that takes you into the heart of midtown and is located near the metro. The lobby is being remodeled but we didn't hear any sounds during our stay. I will continue staying here and definitely recommend... More 

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Cory G, General Manager at Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle, responded to this review

Dear jgmiami, Thank you for the great compliments regarding my hotel. So many people choose us for our great location and value for the price. Welcome to the growing club of customers that make our hotel their first choice each time they visit the Washington DC area. Once again thank you and I look forward to seeing you again when... More 

California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I stayed at this hotel for 4 months and just recently checked out. The upper management (Sade, Le'Chelle) were very accommodating and always on top of their job. Any concerns or issues I have during my stay were resolved right away. The front desk staff (Pam, Joseph, Nicole) were very professional and respectful to all the guest. And the food... More 

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Cory G, General Manager at Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle, responded to this review

Thank you for the outstanding compliments of my hotel and staff. You sure did get to know them all by name. We work very hard every day to make this impression on all of our guests and it is extremely satisfying to learn when we have succeeded. Thank you for choosing our residence for your residence and I look forward... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We have stayed at this hotel on three separate occasions now, and have experienced the two room and one room suites. The hotel and rooms are clean, the breakfast is free and great, the location is fantastic, and the complimentary shuttle very convenient. WiFi is complimentary and works fine. Parking is not free and actually somewhat expensive. Ultimately, we love... More 

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Cory G, General Manager at Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle, responded to this review

Thank you for being a loyal repeat customer. We take a lot of pride in consistently providing clean rooms, great breakfast, reliable internet reception, and the lowest hotel priced parking in the neighborhood. Thank you for recommending my hotel, and I look forward to seeing you again on your fourth visit. More 

Astana, Kazakhstan
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25 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This is the second time I have stayed at this hotel in the past 2 years. I stayed for one week. The rooms are clean and have a stove, sink, dishes, glasses, silverware and a full size refrigerator. The beds are comfortable and perfect for a good nights sleep. Breakfast is pretty simple but good, and the hotel hosts a... More 

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Cory G, General Manager at Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle, responded to this review

Dear OrceNikolov, thank you for being a repeat customer and for the good reviews. My staff works hard every day to provide those clean rooms, and it sure does help that we are excellently located near the airport and two metro stations. Once again thank you and I look forward to seeing you again on your third trip here! More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I stayed here overnight just after thanksgiving (Black Friday) and it was a good stay. They're in the process of remodeling the lobby and I hope it makes it to the rooms because while nice some of the furniture looked particularly old and I didn't want to sit on anything in the living room but other that everything was beautiful... More 

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Cory G, General Manager at Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle, responded to this review

Dear Derek P, thank you for all of the compliments regarding my hotel. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. A lot of customers like us for having the lowest priced hotel parking in the neighborhood. The remodeling you mentioned will be brief, and when its done the lobby is going to look spectacular! I look forward to you... More 

O'Fallon, Missouri
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Stayed there a few times and it was very nice. However I had to pay for parking. Also if you stay on the wrong side of the hotel the metro will be right outside your window. I stayed on the other end and it was very silent.

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Cory G, General Manager at Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle, responded to this review

Dear TGB225, thank you for providing me with feedback regarding your stay at my hotel. I am glad that you enjoyed the sound proof window treatment that provided the silent experience you encountered. We also have the lowest hotel parking fee in the neighborhood. Once again thank you and I hope to see you soon. More 

Tucson
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84 reviews 84 reviews
26 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

A short distance from Old Towne, the Residence Inn Carlyle is a great option for your visit to the DC area. Suites are very roomy with a full kitchen, including a 2 burner stove (no oven) - would be great for a long term stay. Generous breakfast and evening happy hour; hotel van is available for local rides and provided... More 

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Cory G, General Manager at Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle, responded to this review

Thank you for another excellent review about my Marriott property. We are extremely fortunate to be so well located as you described in your post. I am excited to announce that we are upgrading our shuttle service with a new van next month, and we are sprucing up our evening social hour in the near future. Once again thank you... More 

Sydney, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We stayed here recently for 3 nights in a studio suite on the 6th floor. Management put the friends travelling with us in the suite next door for convenience which was appreciated. The suite was spotlessly clean and spacious. Super quiet - we could not hear other guests although the property was full. The king sized bed was very comfortable.... More 

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Cory G, General Manager at Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle, responded to this review

Dear Karen H, I am glad that you enjoyed your visit to the United States (and to my hotel), it was nice to meet you. Thank you for being so complimentary of my hotel and staff. If my memory serves me correctly, I believe you went to New England and experienced the autumn leaves up there after departing my hotel.... More 

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521 reviews 521 reviews
138 hotel reviews
262 helpful votes 262 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This is a very decent property. It is not far from 2 Metro stops. While there is not a ton around the hotel, there are a couple of areas within a few minute walk with restaurants, a movie theater, etc. Do not let the title of "Old Town" fool you- while it may somehow technically be called Old Town, this... More 

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Cory G, General Manager at Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle, responded to this review

Dear GlendaCA, thank you for providing me feedback regarding your stay at my hotel. We are very fortunate to be located within walking distance of so many restaurants, retail, and popular destination spots. Adding in the close proximity of 2 metro stations and our complimentary shuttle makes my hotel an excellent location for many travelers. We are renovating our lobby... More 

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Address: 2345 Mill Road, Alexandria, VA 22314
Location: United States > Virginia > Alexandria > Eisenhower East
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle 3*
Number of rooms: 181
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