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“It is what it is” 4 of 5 stars
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Inn of Rosslyn
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1601 Arlington Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22209   |  
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Ranked #40 of 48 Hotels in Arlington
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“It is what it is”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013 via mobile

Visiting the DC area on a budget is a challenge but Inn of Rosslyn made that a reality. The building is a bit mature but it is maintained well and kept very clean and tidy. It seems a bit dodgy from the outside, but I felt safe and comfortable and the location makes up for a lot. An easy walk to the National Cemetery and the Metro - plus there is a Capitol Bikeshare kiosk 2 blocks away (the BEST way to tackle the Mall if you are reasonably fit with lousy feet like me!).

Our bathroom had really cute black and white tiles and the deep bathtub was a treat after a long day of sightseeing. The beds were firm however I am still undecided if I was comforted or creeped out by the plastic mattress protectors...they make the bed a little hot. The freeway is a little bit loud, since it is right out front but with the door closed and the air conditioning on, you can barely hear it.

If you are in the area to see the sights, you won't be spending much time in your room anyway so why not spend your money on activities instead!

  • Stayed September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay at In of Rosslyn. While at in of Rosslyn I interacted more with madam Judy who was quite good in dealing with custmers. Thank you very much madam Judy. I got to know about In of Rosslyn through my friend who once stayed at the hotel. Thanks for good services.

  • Stayed September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

Thanks judy for your help and I'm very happy in your area and room it's very cool appreciate it. The hotel is very close to my school and judy let me pay cash everyday. The bread was good.when I come here to go to my school I will come to judy she is very nice.

  • Stayed August 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

My FIRST visit to our Nation's Capital. Close to "PERFECT" 2 weeks walking the streets and photographing buildings and our National Mall with monuments, the White House and "The Capitol." The Inn of Rosslyn is on Arlington Blvd 1/2 mile west of the Roosevelt bridge over the Potomac directly onto Constitutional Avenue along the north edge of The Mall. The Inn is 3/4 mile southwest of the Key bridge into Georgetown at "M" street. The Inn is across the Blvd from the Iwo Jima statue at northeast corner of Arlington Cemetery,about a mile northwest of the Arlington Memorial bridge at the Lincoln Memorial at the west end of The Mall. The Inn is 4 blocks from the Metro subway station. The room & bed were large and nice. The furniture was REAL WOOD and nice. Very clean, excellent maid service and friendly staff. i WILL GO BACK!!

Room Tip: I had room #11 - ground floor, NW corner
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Arlington, Virginia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

My name is k.zomai mominzda i stayed in room one more then one week and i meet Adriana the helpful front desk lady. i felt safe and knew if i needed help i could feel free to ask questions. its very close to metro station

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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

I had a wonderful experience I came from south Arabia. My first time in the USA the hotel was very nice and clean Adriana the front desk lady was very welcoming and helpful. I would recommend this hotel to anyone!

Room Tip: A good Room is #9 downstairs on the front floor
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Inn of Rosslyn is a very good value for my brief business trips. It's location is excellent, within walking distance of the subway and the business district of Rosslyn. The hotel is nothing fancy, but is clean and provides all the basics needed for a brief business trip. Judy, the manager, has always been very helpful in ensuring that I get the best rates and in resolving any problems that come up. She and her staff always make my visits pleasant. Eden has worked at the front desk for several years, and has always been very helpful as well.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 1601 Arlington Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22209
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Location: United States > Virginia > Arlington
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #40 of 48 Hotels in Arlington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Inn of Rosslyn 2*
Number of rooms: 52
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Inn of Rosslyn carries the traditional charm and style of a family-friendly Inn with guest rooms and monthly Suites, and is located in the residential – urban community of Rosslyn in Arlington, Virginia, just over the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. The Inn of Rosslyn is conveniently 1-2 blocks from Capital Bike Share and the Rosslyn Metro Subway, respectively. Just 1/2 mile from Washington, D.C., the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, historic Georgetown, the Netherlands Carillion, Iwo Jima Memorial, Ft. Meyer, National Cemetery and Arlington House, the Inn of Rosslyn is literally surrounded by history, government, and businesses alike, and makes your business and leisure travel to Washington and Northern Virginia both exciting and manageable. You will find that the Washington Mall, the Smithsonian, Crystal City and the Underground, historic ‘Old Town’ Alexandria, Reagan National Airport, and the National Harbor are just minutes away making travel to your destinations as well as to shopping, restaurants, night life, and sight- seeing a breeze.The Inn of Rosslyn is comprised of three stories of recently renovated guest rooms with beautiful furnishings, well-appointed amenities, refrigerators, and full baths complete with sparkling genuine tiles, ‘cool-shot’ styling blow-dryers and lighted vanity mirrors in every room. Guest rooms are exterior with convenient FREE parking and FREE WIFI.Spotlessly clean, comfortable and affordable, you will be happy you chose The Inn of Rosslyn to be your home away from home when you come to Washington and Northern Virginia. Your comfort and your happiness is our mission. Don’t be left out - make your reservation early as availability is limited! ... more   less 
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