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BEST WESTERN Fairfax
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   3535 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, VA 22030-2703   |  
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Ranked #10 of 22 hotels in Fairfax
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“Repeat Visitor!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Have been here many times and the staff is able to make any necessary adjustments. We needed to add dates on the front end of our stay and it was arranged with no problem. We arrived for our stay early and 1 room was ready which they happily allowed us to begin our stay. The location is close to George Mason University and is central to Dulles and Washington, D.C.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
    • 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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Rating summary
  • 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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Watford England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

As with most Best Western establishments I've experienced, this was clean and efficiently run. The staff were all very helpful and friendly, with plenty of time to chat if required. Breakfast was a fairly standard buffet, but included several hot dishes, and good porridge in addition to cereals. The bedroom was of standard BW quality, with all the facilities that you'd expect. Free Wi-Fi made it easy to keep in touch, although the two PCs at reception were incredibly slow.
An advantage of its location is the regular bus service from just outside the door to the local Washington Metro station, from where the major sites are about 30 minutes away. Washington Dulles airport is a few miles up the road.
There are only a couple of fairly ordinary eating places within walking distance. Reasonably priced considering the proximity to DC

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Mechanicsburg, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We needed connecting rooms and they were very accommodating. Staff was superb...friendly and knowledgeable. Location is ideal...close to Arlington. I would recommend this hotel for value, service and cleanliness.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Waterford, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

The location was excellent for getting into DC. The staff was helpful and curteous. The room was clean and comfortable. Upon discovering that we needed another night to see DC sights, we called to add a night, the staff was most curteous and able to accomodate us.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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stephenmay, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Fairfax, responded to this review, 3 weeks ago
Dear Carolyn,

I am glad we were able to accommodate you for the extra night and that you found our staff to be helpful and courteous. Hopefully, you will be able to return and see more DC sights.

Sincerely, Stephen May
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Van Wert, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This was an older building, but was very clean, with comfortable beds and the breakfast was good and convenient. We felt safe in the neighborhood. It was reasonably priced for being close to the DC area. Just a short distance to a park and ride for the metro.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service

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stephenmay, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Fairfax, responded to this review, 3 weeks ago
Lori,

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay. Yes, we are an older property, but we put a lot of effort into keeping it clean and well maintained. We are always happy when our guests enjoy our breakfast and safe environment.

Sincerely, Stephen May
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Newnan, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

My husband and I stayed here in 2011 was very impressed with everything front desk to the room. The breakfast was wonderful. Clean room
Now we came back for a second stay with the kids to visit DC and I am just impressed as I was before.
Great stay!

Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
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stephenmay, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Fairfax, responded to this review, 3 weeks ago
To the Moore's,
We are very happy that your return stay was as impressive as your first, especially after 3 years. Hopefully, you will come back in another 3 years and we will have changed, even for the better.
Best Wishes, Stephen May
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fairfax, United States
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Stayed here for graduation. close to university. Updated hotel, but room carpets need replacing. Don't expect too many food choices during high occupation times. Staff nice and friendly. Very cmfortable beds though!

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service

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stephenmay, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Fairfax, responded to this review, May 25, 2014
Dear Katherine,

Thank you for taking the time to write a review concerning your recent stay. We are currently scheduled to replace all of our guest room carpeting and have completed around 15 rooms. I am pleased that our service lived up to your expectations and you enjoyed sleeping in one of our comfortable beds. Sincerely, Stephen May
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Address: 3535 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, VA 22030-2703
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Location: United States > Virginia > Fairfax
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Fairfax
#7 Family Hotel in Fairfax
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Fairfax 2.5*
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