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“Quick, Easy and Tasty Breakfast” 5 of 5 stars
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Comfort Inn & Suites Airport Dulles-Gateway
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   45515 Dulles Plaza, Sterling, VA 20166   |  
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Ranked #4 of 15 hotels in Sterling
Reston, Virginia
1 review
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“Quick, Easy and Tasty Breakfast”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

What an extra bonus that a complimentary breakfast buffet is included. From hot eggs and bacon (or sausage) and make it yourself waffles to a quick yogurt and hard boiled eggs, not to mention the best coffee Especially if you add vanilla crime) you are set for the day. And if you need a quick snack try grabbing a mini muffin or pastry. There's even fun cereals for the kids and a juice dispenser.

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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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comfortdullesgm, General Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Airport Dulles-Gateway, responded to this review, January 24, 2013
Thank you for your positive feedback and complimenting Velia. We are glad you enjoyed your stay completely and that assures us that you will choose us again on your next visit.
Regards, Jay Javid
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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  • Service
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Dulles, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

My friend and I stay here quite frequently and we truly enjoy the hotel but the staff is what makes this a great place. Velia is always very friendly, always smiling and seems to enjoy her job. It's a pleasure seeing her whenever we check in.

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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 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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comfortdullesgm, General Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Airport Dulles-Gateway, responded to this review, January 24, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to highlight Velia, who made your stay wonderful. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward seeing you soon in the near future. Regards, Jay Javid
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

We were a couple and a single friend looking for a room close to the airport for an early morning flight. We had a room with a king bed and sofa bed separated by a wet bar--frig, microwave, which gave some privacy. Room was ok for three and would be good for families. A well stocked breakfast started at 5:30 which was great. Shuttle to airport every half hour. We would stay here again.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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comfortdullesgm, General Manager at Comfort Inn & Suites Airport Dulles-Gateway, responded to this review, January 24, 2013
Thank you for your comments. We appreciate you taking the time to write about your stay. We appreciate you choosing our hotel and hope you will stay with us again in the near future. Regards, Jay Javid
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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

Stayed at this hotel while stranded in Virginia during Hurricane Sandy. My room was spacious, clean and comfortable, with no complaints there. Having a refrigerator was vital during my stay. The breakfast is standard fare, nothing special. The airport shuttle was very convenient. I made use of it several times during the trip to get food and make travel plan changes. The internet connection is reasonably speedy with no dropouts. Staff was very helpful, particularly Nina and Velia.

The only things that keep this from being an all-positive review is that the room rate rose significantly during my stay and the absence of nearby restaurants. I realize that the room rate probably had little to do with the people there and was probably based on room scarcity during the disaster, but it was enough to bring the hotel down a notch. Also, there isn't much to eat within walking distance of the hotel (I was without a car after the storm) other than a fast food outlet that is on the other side of a major highway with no crosswalk. I walked several miles to one of the other hotels in the area for dinner. Not ideal, certainly. Delivery would probably be a better option.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
    • 4 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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Fayetteville, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

We stayed at the Comfort Inn and Suites on Dec. 4 because of the excellent proximity to Dulles Airport. We left our car at the hotel (prearranged) for 2 weeks. The hotel shuttle got us to the airport, as arranged, for an early flight to the west coast. We also stayed at the hotel on our return night, Dec. 18. We were picked up at the airport by the shuttle after a phone call to the front desk. By coincidence, we lucked into a free 'dinner' for both nights (both Tuesdays) at the hotel. It happens only on Tuesdays, and typically includes a pasta dish, two kinds of wings, salad, beverages (including beer and wine). Pretty decent fare, but not in any way fancy. Again, it's free! Depending on the occupancy of the hotel, the food disappears rather quickly between 6:00 and 6:15 PM. First come, first served.
The hotel is fairly cheap, clean, relatively quiet, and the staff is helpful and pleasant. Free breakfast is decent, too. Parking is right at the hotel. Ask for the Park, Sleep, Fly rate if that is your focus. One big flaw is the lack of food venues near the hotel. There are none. The shuttle will take you to a local venue if you request it.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Texarkana, Texas
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Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

Room was clean, had a neat window seat that my kids LOVED. Beds were comfy. Toiletries smelled nice. Wasn't too small, laid out nicely so I didn't feel too cramped. Room had a pretty good collection of restaurant delivery menus, and many of them didn't charge a delivery fee.

Didn't have many power outlets, but then again we need more than the average family when we travel (hubby is a geek and travels with a lot of phones/tablets/laptops that all need to charge). Breakfast was sub-par and all on disposable dishes, but they did have a waffle-maker and batter dispenser. No refrigerator or microwave in the room.

Close to the airport, which was nice when we got there to be able to get to our hotel quickly, but there's nothing close by. Next time we'll probably stay somewhere closer to attractions.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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Boulder, Colorado, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

very good hotel but the location is very bad ( nothing there!! )

service + value + sleep quality + cleanliness + rooms = very good

location = very bad but it's too close to the airport

swimming pool = i didn't see an swimming pool !

restaurant = there is just a breakfast and it's very good but you have to order from any restaurant for the lunch and dinner

** thank you Velia for giving me a good price

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 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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Address: 45515 Dulles Plaza, Sterling, VA 20166
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Location: United States > Virginia > Loudoun County > Sterling
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#1 Business Hotel in Sterling
#3 Romantic Hotel in Sterling
#6 Family Hotel in Sterling
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Comfort Inn & Suites Airport Dulles-Gateway 2.5*
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