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Sky Dome at Doubletree Crystal City

300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22202
703 416 4100
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Arlington, Virginia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

I've been wanting to dine here for 6 years. Earlier tonight (Friday December 19), my wife and I finally got to do that. Walking in the front doors, you have to take the escalator to the lobby level, then take the elevator to the 14th floor. From there, take elevator #3 up to the Skydome Lounge. Once you step out,... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

As its name suggests the Sky Dome gives the most amazing view of DC. My son commented "it's like we are in the opening credits for House of Cards!". We both didn't realise the restaurant was revolving, until my son noticed the bar's position had changed completely from where it was when we walked in! We found the air-conditioning in... More 

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Kevin_Feldman, General Manager at Sky Dome at Doubletree Crystal City, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. We are fortunate to have the most stunning view of the nation's capital that can be found. The slow moving floor does surprise people who are unaware it revolves as it is not always easily noticeable. I am sorry that you found the Skydome to be chilly and that your original fries were cold,... More 

Rochester, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

Didn't feel like venturing out of the hotel. View is great! But seats by the windows were chilly. Food was decent. Entrees are a bit pricy and there wasn't too much selection. Probably best to go for drinks and apps.

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Kevin_Feldman, Manager at Sky Dome at Doubletree Crystal City, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. The view is stunning, but we really try to have the whole experience be just as awesome. Please share with me what you would have liked to have seen on the menu. We often make changes based on feedback we receive. We do have many patrons that enjoy a beverage and appetizer so please do... More 

IL
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83 reviews 83 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Soup was good, rest of meal not that great. View is nice of the Pentagon and the Washington Monument with the Capital Building in the background.

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Kevin_Feldman, General Manager at Sky Dome at Doubletree Crystal City, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am so sorry that you did not enjoy your food and wish you let us know while you were here. We would have offered you something else so that you could have left with a much better impression. I really recommend to anyone coming to the Skydome to ask... More 

Mill Creek, Washington
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236 reviews 236 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Another reviewer stated it very well about this restaurant..."5 for the view, 3 for the food". Our dinner food was a little cool, the soup was barely warm and I am not sure what the gravy was made of...the service staff was attentive and pleasant. The view on the other hand is exceptional, particularly the Washington Monument and the US... More 

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Kevin_Feldman, General Manager at Sky Dome at Doubletree Crystal City, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I hope you let us know about your displeasure with your order so we could try to make it right for you. Your comment on the service is appreciated as the staff works hard to give this impression to each Skydome patron. The view is stunning and I am glad... More 

Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The reason to eat here is the view, which is excellent. Service was good. The food was average--nothing bad, but not exceptional either. I can echo other TAs' observations about the temperature being cool--the windows are all lined by vents blowing nonwarm air, so wear a sweater!

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Kevin_Feldman, Manager at Sky Dome at Doubletree Crystal City, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am so glad you enjoyed your Skydome experience. The view is stunning and I am glad the service met your expectations. We strive to be more than a three rating with the food so I welcome any suggestions you may have based on your visit. We take guest comments very seriously and often times... More 

Orlando, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is a very nice restaurant. The seating area revolves giving a constantly changing, spectacular fiew of the city. The Washington Monument is the focal point, of course. The staff were great and the service was very good. A little pricey so we didn't eat there every night.

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Kevin_Feldman, Manager at Sky Dome at Doubletree Crystal City, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. It is so nice to read that you had a positive Skydome visit. While the view is stunning, we try to offer meals that enhance the overall experience and I am so glad that we were able to do this for you. Your comment on the staff is appreciated as they work so hard... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I don't remember what I ate or drank. Who cares. Like most places with a view or location this great, the food and drink weren't memorable, but the views. Wow. Even as a local, I still love it.

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Kevin_Feldman, Manager at Sky Dome at Doubletree Crystal City, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I completely understand as even though I go up to the Skydome so many times; the view is still breath-taking each time. We have so many locals that come to enjoy it and I am glad you did too. We try to make our meals and drinks memorable so they enhance the experience. I hope... More 

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This was a last minute choice since we got in late and didn't really want to go out for dinner....and glad we did! Somewhat limited menu and a little pricey but the views of Washington were beautiful! The staff was quite attentive and the food was good. No complaints here...will make this a destination on our next visit to DC.

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Kevin_Feldman, Manager at Sky Dome at Doubletree Crystal City, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am so glad that while you reluctantly decided to come to the Skydome, that you left happy that you dined with us. The views are stunning and the revolving floor makes it a truly unique way to see all the great sites in the area. I am glad you found the staff to be... More 

Merseyside, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

we had a few drinks in the revolving bar and the views of the pantagon and the city were fantastic.........especially at night. It was advertised that it was happy hour but when the bill came everything was still at full price so not sure what their version of happy hour was! overall it is definately worth a visit!

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Kevin_Feldman, Manager at Sky Dome at Doubletree Crystal City, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. The Skydome does offer a unique vantage point and I am so glad you enjoyed the stunning view and uniqueness of the revolving floor. Our happy hour runs Sunday - Thursday from 5pm - 7pm and discounted drinks/meals are offered. I wish you let us know that the bill did... More 

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Address: 300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22202
Phone Number: 703 416 4100
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington

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