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Crowne Plaza Hotel Old Town Alexandria

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901 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 (Formerly Radisson Old Town Alexandria)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We only stayed here 2 nights room was clean 2 double beds in the room good size bathroom ,also had a laundry room 1 washer & 1 dryer had to pay but good to catch up with Laundry when u have been traveling nice Thai Restaraunt across the road , good cafe down the road . Pleasant staff , wish... More 

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Binghamton, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a wonderful time in the Washington DC area and enjoyed the monuments. My wife and I go to DC often and agree it is one of our favorite places to go year round for any occasion. We typically stay in a military facility but for a change of pace we too friends of ours with us on this vacation... More 

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NEWARK, DELAWARE
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Here I am again at this hotel for business. I choose this for price and convenience while traveling for both work and pleasure. The hotel is nice, but the valet parking nazi needs to chill out. I arrived this afternoon and pulled in up in front and parked to simply check-in and drop my carry on bag in the room... More 

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Hotel S, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Old Town Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear ChrisB, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us. Your experience is important to us. We strive towards the goal that each guest has a great overall experience. Thank you for bringing to our attention your experience with the parking valet. However, the parking and staff is managed by a contracted company. We will make sure... More 

Greeneville, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not want to rent a vehicle and fight Washington traffic, and did not want to pay the premium prices charged by D.C. hotels so I chose the Crowne Plaza in Alexandria, and to use the Metro for transportation. The hotel was comfortable and quiet, and reasonably priced. The staff was very helpful and attentive. While it is roughly... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the rooms were a little dated but very clean good location free shuttle to airport which you could get on the metro also walking distance to old town i would stay there again priced right with there rewards membership

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, what a disappointment. I spend an average of 100+ days / year in hotels, and thought the brand was sound, I was wrong. The highest concentration of rude and unpleasant employees. Everything about the stay was unpleasant.

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Hotel S, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Old Town Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear Fred J, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are very happy to hear from our guest. Receiving constructive comments help to show us where we can work harder to serve our guest better. Thank you for bringing your experience to our attention. We train our staff to be responsive to our guest... More 

Rocky Hill, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The shuttle to/from the airport made this location very convenient for travel to DC. We had someone in our group that had an injury and couldn't walk to the nearest metro station (9-10 blocks away) so we took the shuttle to the airport and caught the metro there. The rooms were clean and nice, although the carpeting could use an... More 

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Williamstown, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Short walk to historic downtown area with lots of shops, pubs & restaurants. Excellent rooms & cleanliness. Loved my stay! Limited parking & you have the pay for it is only downside. Breakfast is not free but there are many choices locally that are much better.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A well established property that is well maintained and a great location for business and fun. Upper floors have great views of the Potomac River two blocks down the hill, good size meeting rooms; limited eating place on site with only the second floor bar "Railstop Gastropub" only serving lunch and dinner in the half bar/half bare table eating area.... More 

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Hotel S, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Old Town Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review following your recent stay. You're valued by us for being our guest. We are happy that you were pleased with your accommodations, and our location. It is our goal that each guest would have a great overall experience that exceeded your expectations. It was our pleasure to serve you. Thank... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Have just spent time at the Crowne Plaza Alexandria before our tour and after the tour. The hotel it self is clean and tidy. I would like to let the management and future clients know to stay away from the hotels restaurant Railston Gastropub. The first time we went for a meal there the person behind the bar (Romainian) was... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Old Town Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear didee885, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience during your past stay. I sincerely apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced with our restaurant service. Your comments are highly appreciated and rest assured that these will be used towards our improvement. I am confident that our management will continue to do their best to provide... More 

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