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Candlewood Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir

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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Saint Charles, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about our hotel stay was extremely satisfying. From the free laundry to the inroom kitchen and dining area. Hotel staff was very friendly and helpful. Free parking and room for 5 and a dog.

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

Dear jmpnjo21, Thank you for an awesome review! It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed staying with us and some of the many amenities we have to offer. If travels ever bring you back to the Alexandria-Fort Belvoir area, we look forward to your return! Warm Regards, Danielle Smith General Manager More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great and comfortable place to stay. Out of the center of town for a more relaxing environment, yet close enough to everything in a 20 minute drive. The wi-fi is fast and stable. The only reason I didn't give 5 stars is because the recliner could be more comfortable. Other than that, this hotel is great.

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

Dear fleetliaison, Thank you for your feedback and valuable business! We are thrilled that you enjoyed staying with us. We hope to see you sometime soon in the near future! Warm Regards, Danielle Smith General Manager More 

Morgantown, West Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in town on business and my company had originally booked me in a different hotel but moved us here and I am so very glad they did. Tori greeted me at the front desk and helped my check in as well as gave me some great recommendations for places to eat and shop in the area. It's my... More 

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

Dear SteelPenguin71, Thank you for such an awesome review! We appreciate your thorough feedback and are pleased that you enjoyed some of the many amenities we have to offer. I will personally commend Tori on the stellar service she provided you upon check-in. We will most certainly look forward to being at your service sometime in the near future! Warm... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I stay at this candlewood a week ago in town for work. The lady at the front desk Tori recommended some great places for dinner and happy hour spots while i was in town. Thanks to this my time in the dc area was not all work but had a little fun. Hope I can stay here on my next... More 

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

Dear jharris83, Thank you for sharing your experience while staying with us! We appreciate your kind words and hope to see you soon! Warm Regards, Danielle Smith General Manager More 

San Francisco, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
24 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This hotel was recommended to me by a local colleague for its proximity to my business point (Fort Belvoir). It was definitely close to the Fort. I would call it adjacent. It was your basic hotel room, and the desk staff was polite. There were doggie treats and a water bowl in the lobby (?). However. This is not a... More 

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

Dear Jen335, Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feedback as it allows us to see where we can improve from your standpoint. I do apologize for any inconveniences you experienced during your stay. If you would like to further discuss, please reach out to me directly. I do hope that you may give us another try if travels... More 

Lynchburg, Va
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My husband and I stayed at this hotel for one night after attending a funeral in the area. Check-in was smooth and the price was good. We didn't need a luxury hotel, just a nice, clean room for the night. The room itself would be nice for a business traveller as it had a full kitchen: full size refrigerator, 2... More 

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

Dear StormNik, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us. We appreciate your feedback as well as your valuable business. If travel brings you back to our area, we do hope that you will give us another try for a 5 star stay. Warm Regards, Danielle Smith General Manager More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

When we arrived, the friendly front desk lady helped us with maps and tips to take the Metro to Washington DC the next day. The rooms were very clean and fresh. We decided to bring the family dog at the last minute and they were accommodating and gracious. My husband got very ill with the Flu day 2 and they... More 

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

Dear HeidiandRon P, Thank you for sharing your experience while staying with us. I'm glad you were able to enjoy the holidays despite the circumstances. We hope to see you sometime soon in the near future! Warm Regards, Danielle Smith General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I stayed at the Candlewood on a Saturday because I did not feel like driving home with the kids and Marcus was there to check me in He was very nice and polite gave me a good deal and I will always come back PS There DVD players in the room

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

Dear Jrsta, Thank you for sharing your feedback. Glad to see you enjoyed the DVD players in the room :) We hope to see you sometime in the near future! Warm Regards, Danielle Smith General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Marcus B was great and very helpful. Would recommend to my FBU family. We will be in this area next weekend and will tell my friends to book at Candlewood Suites. Nice rooms very clean rooms and convenient to the football field. Great place!!!

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

Dear Monica J, Thank you for your review and for staying with us! We will look forward to your return in the near future. Warm Regards, Danielle Smith General Manager More 

Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Close to Mt Vernon VA. Last minute decision where to stay and this was the great choice. Nice clean place. Rooms very spacious. Great front desk service, Marcus went above and beyond to accommodate me and my family. Will definitely recommend this hotel and visit again.

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

Dear Senior0, Thank you for your recent review while staying with us. We hope to see you soon in the near future! Warm Regards, Danielle Smith General Manager More 

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