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Lewisboro, New York
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The pros: Rooms were very clean and well maintained. Staff was very friendly and service oriented. Central location in Old Town Alexandria on South Alfred Street near the geographical middle of the main retail/restaurant drag of King Street. The cons: Was expensive, but I am assuming everything in this part of Alexandria is expensive. 24 hours of Wifi service was... More 

Thank mditomasso
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66 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here on a visit to DC and found the 'old school' style and service lacking in most hotels here in spades - it was just such a nice place to stay and our room was quiet and huge - loved the quintessential style a lot

Thank Roland M
Cary Illinois
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44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Morrison House is a small hotel but it is big on service and the staff is excellent. We visited DC for an interment at Arlington and it was a hot August 5 days. The hotel provided cold bottled water at the front desk for all it patrons. The rooms were quite large and well appointed. This hotel was just... More 

Thank martypaul1946
Sutton, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for the first time in many years and was pleasantly surprised at the updates to this property. Fresh and funky while still retaining it's sophisticated charm. Staff was exceptionally friendly and our room was clean and comfortable (if a bit small due to the building's age). The location is excellent for enjoying all the area has to offer.

Thank taylorplayer
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In comparison of the other 2 hotels that are on the same street within blocks from each other, and the price point, I'm more of a fan of the Hotel Monaco and the Hotel Loren which are more spacious when it comes to room size, This hotel often runs deals at $130 dollars, but for this cost, its a room... More 

Thank Arthur G
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

My husband and I spent the night at Kimpton Morrison House to celebrate our 1st wedding anniversary. We were treated so well! The staff couldn't have been sweeter, from wishing us a happy anniversary to telling us we looked nice when we dressed up for dinner. At night they sent up happy anniversary beverages, desserts and a card. Totally unexpected... More 

Thank Maria W
sarasota florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

We would not think of visiting Alexandria and staying anyplace else. Service is courteous and professional. Location is perfect. Charm abounds. The nicer rooms are comfortable and spacious. Housekeeping is excellent. They renovated since out last visit and painted the entire lobby area a bright hi- gloss green. I don't know why they did this, it is not, to me,... More 

Thank tappyt
Alexandria, Virginia
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Such a great lovely boutique hotel off of King Street. The staff are great and the hotel is so Old Town quaint. I actually got married here and they did a lovely job. I have stayed here a few times. The rooms on the upper floors are way better than being in the basement (try to avoid those). They are... More 

Thank brittanyhinkle
Richmond, Virginia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Big disappointment. After coming here for years, this will be our last time. Many changes since the renovation including decline in customer service and attention to detail. Running out of coffee. Running out of Chardonnay in the first ten minutes of hospitality hour. Room keys having to be constantly rekeyed. Had to call room service to have room cleaned. What... More 

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Riverside, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

I hose Morrison House because it just looked like I place I'd like to stay, and it didn't disappoint. I was pleased with every aspect of my stay from the moment I walked in the door. I arrived at about 12:30pm, and, surprisingly, my room was ready! I was in a King Premier room, specifically 403. I had plenty of... More 

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Kate E, General Manager at Kimpton Morrison House, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review. When you come back we'll be glad to share our bedmaking secrets with you! More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by rich architectural history, Kimpton Morrison House is a Federal style inn set in the heart of Old Town Alexandria. Conde Nast Traveler has named Kimpton Morrison House one of the best hotels in the world five years running and it has been awarded the AAA Four Diamond Award for 26 straight years. Near our nation's capital, this boutique luxury hotel provides impeccable service and luxurious amenities in a soothing atmosphere. On-site restaurant, Ashlar, named as a nod to Alexandria's rich Masonic history, is a warm and timeless spot with polished, engaging hospitality and a well-appointed bar room. Under the helm of Chef Bobby Surdam the kitchen offers tavern classics rooted in the bounty of the Mid-Atlantic. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kimpton Morrison House

Address: 116 S Alfred St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3002 (Formerly Morrison House, a Kimpton Hotel)
Location: United States > Virginia > Alexandria
Price Range: $170 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kimpton Morrison House 4*
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
Morrison Hotel Kimpton
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Alexandria
#4 Romantic Hotel in Alexandria
#5 Luxury Hotel in Alexandria
#9 Business Hotel in Alexandria
#23 Family Hotel in Alexandria
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