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Karlskrona, Sweden
Reviewed November 28, 2016

We stayed in a newly renovated room which was very nice. The bathroom was not renovated but ok anyway. The hotel was located within 5-10 minutes walk from two metrostations. The area felt safe to walk around in, even in the evenings. It's a 10 minute walk to the Pentagon City shopping mall and in that area there are a...

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Reviewed November 18, 2016

A quick run down of what is great about this hotel. The price, the staff helpfulness, the shuttle bus to restaurant area or Metro stations, the rooms - perfectly adequate (and we were there 6 nights), a decent breakfast range, free coffee and sometimes doughnuts all day. The area was safe. We walked back from 23rd street two or three...

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5Thank James M
San Diego, California
Reviewed November 16, 2016

My wife and I called this hotel 3 days before deciding to go to DC. I spoke with Esther, a very friendly lady at the front desk and she told me that she had to call me back for there was no vacancy at that time. What's amazing was that Esther called me back that very same day and assured...

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Reviewed November 11, 2016

Drove down from New England upon arriving we were greeted by a very friendly front desk staff ,made you feel right at home .Celeste ,Esther and Mahya were spot on for Restaurants , Metro stations and things to see in DC and Arlington . The room was spacious and super clean nicely furnished too.It is very affordable considering the hotels...

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Reviewed November 9, 2016

The gentlemen behind the desk and the lady with long black hair were extremely nice and so informative and very very nice. There was one lady with short hair that seemed to think that we were bothering her every time we said hi or if anyone walked up to her. We informed her on our first night 11/1 that our...

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Sharon, Massachusetts
Reviewed November 7, 2016

My husband and I went to Washington to babysit for our grandson while our daughter attended a conference that was held at an elegant hotel in the city. We chose the Americana as a less expensive alternative to that hotel. We were very pleased with our decision. Although the breakfast was a very satisfactory cold buffet, there was NO free...

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Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here on our honey moon in March. We loved the retro feel and nice staff. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Great location for walking to the metro and getting to the Crystal City shops. Good breakfast and quiet rooms. Loved the water pressure in the shower. We will most definitely return on our next trip...

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed November 3, 2016

Traveled from Nashville to D.C. for the Marine Corps Marathon. Stayed from Oct. 27th to Nov. 1st. Upon arrival our bathroom toilet did not want to flush. Our so called newly renovated room had a broken chair at least 30yrs old. The paint was chipping in the bathroom and had a funny smell. We overlooked these things but when the...

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massachusetts
Reviewed November 3, 2016

Accommodating and many visitors are regular such as airline crew, business people and it is not as well known so they may have an opening when all other hotels are booked. Very close to the airport with a shuttle. Not a bad option just know it is an extended and upgraded motel but still has the motel as part of...

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Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

We spent 3 nights here on our recent trip to the USA. Shuttle picked us up promptly from Reagan Airport. Check in was slow as the was 1 staff member working and 5 parties waiting to check in. 15-20 minute walk in either direction to Crystal City Mall and Pentagon City Mall to find food after we checked in on...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Americana Hotel is ideally situated in a neighborhood in Arlington, Virginia called Crystal City across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. Since 1963, our family-owned-and-operated hotel near Washington D.C. has never wavered from its commitment to complete guest satisfaction with every stay. Business and leisure travelers alike are sure to appreciate our comfortable Arlington hotel accommodations and well-appointed Crystal City hotel amenities that include free shuttle service and a complimentary continental breakfast. We are only 1 mile from the Nation’s capital and within walking distance of two Metro stops. Please call us today and let us help you plan your next trip to Washington, DC! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americana Hotel

Address: 1400 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202
Location: United States > Virginia > Arlington
Price Range: $81 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Americana Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Americana Hotel Arlington
Americana Arlington
Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Arlington
#17 Romantic Hotel in Arlington
#18 Family Hotel in Arlington
#19 Business Hotel in Arlington
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“while all rooms accessible only through lobby, some accessible by going outside after going thru interior lobby...all rooms a good though”
 of 5 bubbles BarryS754, 4 days ago | Read review
“I would suggest asking for a room that does not have balcony/outside access.”
 of 5 bubbles wintressr, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Our room was on the third floor, so if there was any construction going on, we didn't hear it.”
 of 5 bubbles travelbugsharon1, Nov 7, 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room in the hotel part (not motel part)”
 of 5 bubbles educatemassachusetts, Nov 3, 2016 | Read review
“We always ask for a room far from the ice machine.”
 of 5 bubbles beachlady_9, Oct 21, 2016 | Read review
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