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Lorien Hotel and Spa, a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 1600 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
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    5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2011

We stayed here while visiting family in Old Town. Great location, close to the metro. Loved the building. Beautiful exterior, and gorgeous fresh modern colors on the interior (our room had turquoise blue as an accent). The room was a little small but that's to be expected in Old Town. Worth asking for a bigger room if you can get... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011

I come to the Lorien a few times a year for a spa weekend with my daughter who lives in the DC area. This hotel is never a disappointment. At check in they always have my Kimpton In Touch preferences in place. I am always upgraded without asking. The wine reception is great as is Brabo downstairs. The location is... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

I hosted our baby shower at the Lorien Hotel and Spa on May the 29th. My wife and I always have been people who like to entertain and I knew that we did not want to have a traditional baby shower. We looked at multiple different venues and decided to check out the Lorien Hotel and Spa to see if... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

This hotel is beautifully decorated in a soft, modernist style. It is sparkly clean with very professional and courteous staff. The restaurant is excellent, if a bit pricey. There is a more casual food option onsite as well. Everything feels luxurious and the location is convenient. Business travelers note: this hotel is oustanding, but lacks the free breakfast, in room... More 

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Ocean, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

We went there on July and it is a small hotel. Located on the Old Town Alexandra business area. It is within walking distant to metro train. I like the complimentary wine and Hor'doerve in the afternoon. The only problem was I requested double beds before my arrival but can't get that.

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Germantown, Maryland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

I will not go back to Lorien spa or hotel! My friend wanted to have her bridal shower there- they advertise hosting bridal showers so we planned one there. Although we discussed our plans in advance with them, they told us later we could not bring any food in, not even cake. Thier website says that you can host a... More 

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LorienHotelManager, General Manager at Lorien Hotel and Spa, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MSW_10, I apologize your visit to the spa did not meet your expectations. I was very surprised to read and hear about this experience as it is not common or acceptable. Please contact me if I can be of any further assistance and know that we will be addressing this visit immediately so it will not happen in the... More 

San Antonio, Tx
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2011

Very friendly greeting and help from the moment I arrived until I departed. Got checked in promptly, was greeted as an old friend (I'm a Kimpton member and I stay in Kimpton hotels whenever I can), got a great room and room service, and the next morning, 4:30am, a driver was available to get me to the airport. Very comfortable,... More 

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England
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58 reviews 58 reviews
31 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2011

This was the fourth time we have stayed at the Lorien so it must be be doing something right! and will be staying there again on our next trip. Actually it does everything right except for the very noisy air conditioning units. (I can't understand why no Trip Advisor commentators have mentioned this as according to members of the hotel... More 

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LorienHotelManager, General Manager at Lorien Hotel and Spa, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DRMEngland, Thank you for your continued support of the Lorien Hotel and Spa! We will address the air conditioning noise where ever possible for your future visits as we look forward to stay number five very soon. More 

NJ
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2011

Being a frequent Kimpton Hotel chain guest, I was excited to stay for the first time at the Lorien. The property itself in appearance is quaint with a lovely courtyard as you enter. The interiors are modern and minimalist with a cool feel. However, beware of the placement of the air conditioning//heating unit. We didn't notice that this would be... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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75 reviews 75 reviews
24 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2011

We spent 4 nights at the Lorien while we moved out of our home in Alexandria and prepared to depart for our relocation to Colorado. We had our two kitty cats with us and the Lorien was just great. No pet fees and no questions. They trust their customers. The room was gorgeous and spacious with free internet and a... More 

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Lorien-FOM, Manager at Lorien Hotel and Spa, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello sastillman! I am so pleased to hear your stay with us was a successful one! We are very proud of our hotel and all it has to offer. Thanks for spending your transition time with us! Please know we are your home away from home when you return to Alexandria. Thank you so much again and good luck in... More 

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Address: 1600 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
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Location: United States > Virginia > Alexandria > Old Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Lorien Hotel and Spa, a Kimpton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 107
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