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3336 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201
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Highlander Motel
Ranked #24 of 48 Hotels in Arlington
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Barcelona, Spain
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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great value,great location. Don't be put off by the age of this motel. We stayed three nights in August for less than £200 and it was excellent value. Two queen sized beds for us and our teenage daughters. Ensuite and so quiet. Ask for a room at the back away from the road-very peaceful. Breakfast was fresh fruit, yogurt, orange... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We too booked here on the basis of Trip Advisor reviews and we certainly weren't disappointed in any way. We knew it might be a gamble staying here, given the 'old fashioned' structure of the building but we weren't at all disappointed. It was easy to find for people who didn't know the area at all and ample free parking... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We decided to stay at this hotel based largely based on the reviews on Trip Advisor. We booked 2 nights but decided to leave after the first night. It just wasn't the place we expected. This is an "old school" motel, no frills. We weren't convinced the room was clean. We moved rooms because the toilet didn't work. The shower... More

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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260 reviews 260 reviews
199 hotel reviews
376 helpful votes 376 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We've stayed in various places, just outside of DC in the past and never been very happy. So, this was a first and, finally, we have found the perfect place for us, and at an excellent price. Our room was a very good size, nice bathroom, A/C unit worked well, excellent WiFi, table and chairs, fridge and decent carpet We... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Aside from a few hiccups, my stay was enjoyable. The room was clean, the staff were helpful, and the price was much lower than other potentials for my stay. Highlander is only a few blocks from Virginia Square Metro Station, and within a quarter mile of many restaurants. I found it was very easy to get up, eat breakfast, make... More

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Simple, affordable motel in an area that generally fills up very quickly and doesn't have many options in this range. When I was got in, I was informed that my reservation price was higher than the actual rate for those days, and my price was re-adjusted downwards, all without any prompting. Clean, comfortable rooms, and in general a pleasant stay.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I stayed at this property for 2 nights. The room was clean, comfortable and affordable. However, one lady at the front desk was a bit rude and unprofessional I believe her name was Sheryl. I chose this motel because I needed to stay near the Pentagon Memorial for an affordable price. There were food options within walking distance as well... More

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Highland Heights, Kentucky
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Clean, comfortable, conveniently located, quiet, reasonably priced (for D.C. area), free parking. It is an older motor inn that has been remodeled. Nice comfortable beds, really nice bathroom. My family turned up noses when we pulled in, but they were won over during the stay. Easy walk to the metro at Virginia Square (3 blocks) or Ballston (with mall area... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

My son and I were on a field trip to DC. Out of habit I was looking for a Residence Inn or similar. All of those options were booked and so after some very diligent research my wife found this gem. The price was right and it was within an easy walk (3 blocks) of a Metro (Virginia Square/GMU). I... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Appearance is nothing to rave about, but rooms are actually fairly well-appointed. Bath is modern. TV and internet work well. Desk clerk was helpful. Room was pretty quiet. Seemed pricey to me at $125 with taxes, but for the Ballston area it's at the low end.

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Address: 3336 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201
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Location: United States > Virginia > Arlington
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Also Known As:
Highlander Hotel Arlington
Highlander Motel Arlington

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