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Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

We moved to the Red Roof after a few nights in downtown DC and we were so happy we did! Great service from Debie and others, close to Metro stop with parking. The price was much more amenable than the prices downtown and the commute was easy!

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Shirley J, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Debie was very happy to read your comments. It's always good to hear that my team is doing a great job. Thank you very much and we hope to see you very soon. Shirley Jordan General Manager

Reviewed July 8, 2014

My family and I stayed here this past weekend and we had a decent time. The room was decorated nicely, but we soon found a lot of quirks, especially in the bathroom. However, the one positive thing is Miss Mills who got us through our check in process in a heartbeat. She also gave us extra towels and shampoos. AND...

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Shirley J, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Miss Mills was able to turn a not so memorable experience into one that left a positive impression. Thank you for your comments and believe me when I say, she has already read them-). She is very good at what she does and is an awesome team member. Shirley Jordan General Manager

burke, va
Reviewed July 3, 2014

We moved back to the DC area a few days ago. The house we rented was supposed to be unlocked but upon arrival, found it was locked up tight. It was close to 11 pm and after driving 12+ hours with two cats, we wanted to sleep. I tried to find a hotel that would accept pets near the house....

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Shirley J, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Being Pet friendly sets us apart from most chain hotels. Sorry to hear you were not able to settle into your home, but glad to hear we were able to relieve a little stress. Anthony loves what he does and it show. Thank you for you comments, we hope to see you again. Shirley Jordan General Manager

Cannock, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 2, 2014

A lovely hotel if your visiting DC, being from the UK I came not knowing where anything was, Miss Mills was absolutely fantastic in providing about the area. Impressed so much with her service we gave her a card at the end of our stay thanking her for everything. Never let this girl leave she's a credit to hospitality. Rooms...

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Shirley J, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Your kindness made her DAY! she posted the card for all to see-)...Thank you so much. She really is a keeper. Shirley Jordan General Manager

St. Marys, Georgia
Reviewed July 1, 2014

$123 for no breakfast ,no senior discount. The faucet handle moved when the water was turned on and off. The bathroom was so small that fit only 1. The room was too small for 2 people to get around. On the counter was 1 POCKET pack of tissues, what a JOKE that was! My puppy found a dirty womans hair...

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Shirley J, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for informing us of your concerns-we are a work in progress with the inclusion of the premium rooms to our package. All feedback is very helpful as it gives us insight as to what our guest expect. We will continue to make changes and improve in this area. Again, thank you Shirley Jordan General Manager

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

Situated in the not-tourist-area of Alexandria this is a value for budget conscious traveller who really will not do anything in the room but shower and sleep. You cannot walk into Old Town from here and be aware of very low budget motels on either side of this property if that matters to you. I was approached by a homeless...

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Shirley J, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Your comments are very important to us and right on point. We are a basic no frills, pet friendly and smoke free property. Being exterior does present challenges. Where we stand out from most of our competitors is our ability to make all of our guest feel special. Thank you, Shirley Jordan General Manager

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed June 23, 2014

Sarah was very very informative & Knowledgeable of the area and gave excellent advice. Polite and Professional as well. I wished all Hotels had someone like her in them, traveling is tiring at times and people like Sarah who show they really do "care" about you makes all the difference.

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Shirley J, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Thank you for noticing Sarah's awesomeness! She is a natural at what she does, I will be certain to share your comments with her and the rest of my team. Thank you, Shirley Jordan General Manager

New York City, New York
Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

I experienced the roof under bad circumstances; canceled connecting flight, hot night, grumpy me. The room hadn't been cleaned, which was kind of creepy (really, former guest, think about your snack food choices), but Isaac at the desk did everything he could to fix the situation. The next morning, Sarah was pleasant and helpful. This is a nice enough place,...

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Shirley J, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear Best, I am so pleased to hear that my team was able to "get It right". Thank you for allowing us the opportunity to do that ! We really do appreciate it. Shirley Jordan General Manager

Reviewed June 16, 2014

My father and I stayed at the Red Roof inn. The staff was amazing, Housekeeping was amazing, Sarah at the front desk was amazing. I wish I has everyones name because it was an awesome experience. The rooms were very clean and everyday they were cleaned as if we were not there. close to the tram station also

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Shirley J, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

My Team Members read your comments: they are awesome!!!! thank you for taking the time to complete the review. Providing better than good service is very important to us. It's the one thing we have total control of. Thanks for making Redroof Inn your hotel Choice. Shirley Jordan General Manager

Reviewed June 15, 2014

We needed a place to stay while visiting Washington, D.C. and booked this room. The "wood" flooring drew us to this hotel in addition to the price. On check-in we met Ms. Mills and she was/is Awesome! Ms. Mills assisted with our accommodation as we needed a room with a microwave/refrigeration; very helpful, We had room #223 facing the street...

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Shirley J, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria, responded to this review

My Team Members read your comments: they are awesome!!!! thank you for taking the time to complete the review. Providing better than good service is very important to us. It's the one thing we have total control of. Thanks for making Redroof Inn your hotel Choice. Shirley Jordan General Manager

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just one mile from the Metro for easy transportation, and accessible from both I-95 and I-495, Red Roof Washington DC Alexandria is 2 miles south of Old Downtown Alexandria and only 5 miles from National Harbor and Crystal City. The White House is a mere 9 miles away. The Pentagon, Arlington Cemetery, downtown Washington DC, Ft. Belvior, and Mt. Vernon are all within 10 miles of this hotel. Located just minutes from restaurants and shopping. The friendly staff and the convenience of being just 8 miles from downtown Washington DC make this location a great place to stay.Red Roof Washington DC Alexandria is renovated with all new rooms, contemporary furniture, new bathrooms with granite countertops, a comfortable easy chair, in-room safes, coin laundry facility, and more. Mini-Refrigerators and microwaves are available in Superior King and Deluxe Double room types. All rooms offer free WiFi. Experience our coffeehouse-style coffee and tea. This location offers “On Command Video” with a selection of free TV channels, pay-to-view premium channels, and movies, as well as music and games. One well-behaved family pet per room is welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria

Address: 5975 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22303-1804
Location: United States > Virginia > Alexandria
Price Range: $88 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria 2.5*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Red Roof Hotel Alexandria
Red Roof Inn Alexandria
Alexandria Red Roof Inn
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Alexandria
#16 Business Hotel in Alexandria
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“Recommend room closer to the lobby end of the hotel.”
AuntTwon, 5 days ago | Read review
“room on the back side are very quiet”
winchesterre, 1 week ago | Read review
“Choose a room that faces away from the street.”
marinexbiologist, Jan 17, 2017 | Read review
“The best choice would be a room on the rear side but the traffic noise on the highway side was not really a problem.”
962MartinC, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms facing the highway as they are noisy during peak traffic periods.”
NKC, Oct 10, 2016 | Read review
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