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Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   10327 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030 (Formerly Wellesley Inn Fairfax)
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Ranked #17 of 22 hotels in Fairfax
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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New Lebanon, Ohio
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47 reviews 47 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed two nights at HI Arlington at Ballston. Found the hotel easy to find from road (at the base of the ramp). Easy to access from both sides of street (drove to/from multiple points in Arlington during visit). Easy to find Metro (~150 yards down street). Easy to access multiple food locations. Free WiFi was easy to engage. Quick and... More

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Portsmouth, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in town for our daughter's orientation at GMU & chose this hotel randomly for it's location, which is great for the college. What a wonderful suprise! The staff at this hotel were super friendly, helpful & knowledgeable. It made our stay that much better. The rooms were very clean, & smelled really good. Everything was modern & updated.... More

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Paul R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Holiday Inn Express-Fairfax. We are glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay. We hope that you will continue to stay with us in the near future. We are now the closest hotel to GMU. Thank you for sharing your feedback and we look forward to your return. Paul... More

Nashua, New Hampshire
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I spent a weekend here after flying in for a bridal shower. The hotel was average. Clean, but with a funky smell in the (2nd floor) hallway. My daughter said it smelled like her soccer bag. The breakfast both days was very nice and replenished quickly. Our keys did not work after housekeeping was there on Saturday... More

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Paul R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard, responded to this review

We appreciate you for taking the time to share your experience. Thank you for all your valuable feedback. We've already addressed the problems that you've experience. We apologize for a less than perfect experience and we hope to restore that faith in us during your next visit to the Holiday Inn Express-Fairfax Paul Reyes General Manager More

New Iberia, Louisiana
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20 reviews 20 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was clean and was updated. The hot breakfast was wonderful! I was very impressed with the staff. They were kind and helpful! The night staff went out of their way to help us. The rooms were clean.

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Paul R, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Holiday Inn Express-Fairfax. We are happy to hear about your wonderful experience. Please keep us in mind when your travels brings you to the Fairfax area. We look forward to your return. Paul Reyes General Manager More

Totowa, New Jersey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When checking in the lobby was in order, however the room that was given was old and had out dated furniture. The room had a musty mold smell. The mattress was very worn and you could feel the springs. But for the real surprise was the unexpected guest that I found on my bed when I woke up. There was... More

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Paul R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard, responded to this review

Thank you for bringing these matters to my attention. I do apologize for the lack of satisfaction during your experience here at the Holiday Inn Express-Fairfax. All of the issues have been heard and are being addressed. Thank you again for sharing your experience. Paul Reyes General Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Going above and beyond even when it doesn't benefit them... that's how you know they are legit. We drive a WIDE LOAD SEMI TRUCK and have a terrible time finding where to park it. There hotel doesn't have a huge lot but they have several options to accommodate large vehicles. Even we parked there. We were supposed to stay there... More

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Paul R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Holiday Inn Express-Fairfax. We appreciate you for taking the time to share your thoughts and experience. We look forward to serving you again in the near future. Paul Reyes General Manager More

Seattle, Washington
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75 reviews 75 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We chose to stay here on rewards points for two nights, the hotel was only asking for 15K points per night. The room and bathroom were clean my only complaint is the noise form the hall (kids, doors closing/slamming etc...) is quite noticeable. We had early morning riser kids next door one day that likes to go I. And out... More

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Paul R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We take every precaution to strategically locate every guest in our hotel. I do apologize for the distrubance during your stay. We appreciate you for choosing to stay here at the Holiday Inn Express-Fairfax. We look forward to your return. Paul Reyes General Manager More

Manassas, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This hotel is convenient to my work, I have stayed there so many times, and Barbara, Shakhnoza, and Xiomara, to name a few, deserve to be recognized. Barbara is always very, very helpful when I need secure a room. Shakhnoza's pleasant nature first thing in the morning helps to start my day off right, and Xiomara's assistance when being checked... More

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Paul R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard, responded to this review

Thanks for being a loyal guest! I will share the kind words with the staff. We appreciate you choosing to stay at the Holiday Inn Express-Fairfax and we look forward to serving you again. Thanks, Paul Reyes General Manager More

Illinois
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96 reviews 96 reviews
34 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This hotel is less expensive than nearby similar hotels so it is a decent value if you are just looking for overnight lodging. Doesn't appear to have been refurbished in a few years. There is a Red Lobster across the street and multiple other chain restaurants within a mile. My sister who stayed multiple nights returned to her room in... More

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Paul R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are happy to hear about your experience during your visit. We look forward to serving you again here at the Holiday Inn Express-Fairfax. Paul Reyes General Manager More

Houston, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

During the months of February, March and May 2014, I stayed at the HIE-Fairfax. It is a nice hotel; good location with decent rooms. All that in mind, the thing I appreciated the most about my hotel stays was the excellent service at breakfast. Long story short, I was amazed by the grace and efforts of Shakhnoza. For example, at... More

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Paul R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. I will make sure Shakhnoza is recognized for her great service. We appreciate you for choosing to stay at the Holiday Inn Express-Fairfax. We look forward to your return. Paul Reyes General Manager More

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Address: 10327 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030 (Formerly Wellesley Inn Fairfax)
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Location: United States > Virginia > Fairfax
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Fairfax-Arlington Boulevard 2.5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Fairfax Arlington Blvd, located in the heart of Fairfax, VA, featuring a beautiful rejuvenation of our 79 guest rooms, located off Route 50 in downtown Fairfax City, VA, only 12 mi. from Washington Dulles International Airport and 15 mi. from Washington, DC. This centrally located Fairfax hotel is nestled close to companies such as Verizon, Exxon Mobile, Northrop Grumman and AT&T. We are also located close to George Mason University & Patriot Center which is only 4 miles and Fair Oaks Mall which is just 6 miles. Tyson s Corner with over 300 stores is the perfect show case of what Fairfax County has to offer. Our hotel is only 2 mi. to the Vienna/ Fairfax GMU Metro Station leaving you options of driving or taking the Metro.The Holiday Inn Express Fairfax Arlington Blvd. is designed for travelers who require the latest in comfort, with refrigerators & coffee makers to help you feel at home in any one of our well appointed guest rooms. It is easy to relax while viewing your favorite movie on a 32 LCD flat panel television. Our rooms ensure your productivity thanks to the spacious work desk and complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. We offer Udvar Hazy Air & Space Museum Weekend Packages. Special GMU rates are available. Book now for special discounts! No Pets Allowed, $100 penalty. ... more   less 
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