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Orangevale, California
Reviewed September 28, 2016

It was very conveniently located for my purposes. You can walk to have your meals. You can also eat in hotel. I had breakfast at hotel which I enjoyed. Had a Thai dinner close by and that was very good. The staff was very helpful and friendly. I would stay there again.

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Said T, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston, responded to this review

Dear sarawuv, We are so delighted to hear about your recent positive experience with us at the Holiday Inn Arlington. We will make sure to pass your great comments to our staff. Looking forward to your return, Regards,

New York City, New York
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I found myself settling for the Holiday Inn in Arlington, VA, because all other hotel options were unavailable. The front desk staff was accommodating but not friendly, and offered no information regarding the availability of a restaurant, exercise facility or parking. I asked about breakfast. Staff replied in a negative tone that the buffet was no longer offered. The lobby...

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Don C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston, responded to this review

Thank you for providing feedback about your recent stay us. Your comments are one of the best tools we have for maintaining the highest level of comfort and service our guests expect and deserve. Please allow me to express our sincere apologies. I truly regret your disappointing experience at our hotel. It appears we fell considerably short in our efforts...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

I recently stayed at this hotel and was an overall good experience. It has several restaurants within walking distance and a mall nearby. The hotel itself provided clean and spacious room with a nice cold AC. Price was reasonable to area and would recommend if looking for a nice place to stay while in Arlington. It's not as close to...

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Don C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to seeing you again.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed September 9, 2016

Pros: This HI is probably one of the cleanest I've been in. Beds are good, not as firm as I'd like, but that's me. Breakfast from the menu in the restaurant was very good. Keurig in the room, as well as a fridge (why no microwave, while you're at it?). Close to the metro (4 blocks). Cons: Drinks in the...

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Don C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I was sorry to hear about the unfortunate challenges you experienced with the A/C unit in the room. I am disappointed that we did not provide you with the hotel experience that you deservedly expected. Please accept my sincere apologies for these service inefficiencies. Please know that...

Just outside of Pittsburgh,PA in Ohio
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Clean. Good place to stay if you want to pay less and just Uber or take the metro over to the sites in DC. Most hotels that I have provide coffee and newspapers in the lobby but this one does not. There was also no breakfast provided. Not that every hotel does but it is nice that many do. My...

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Said T, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston, responded to this review

Dear onthepond, Thank you for having a time and sharing your review about your recent stay at the Holiday In Arlington. We do appreciate all your comments and concerns. Just to inform you that all hotels in Arlington are required and mandatory to have lifeguard during pool operations regardless if there are any guests present or not. Again, thank you...

new jersey
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Hotel is very clean, Staff Friendly, very professional. Guest Room perfect. Bed very comfortable. Business Center well stocked. Restaurant Breakfast served hot and with a Smile. Would highly recommend

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Said T, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston, responded to this review

Dear NewJerseySwooper, It is very nice to hear such a wonderful review from you. We truly appreciate when our guests share their positive experiences in Tripadvisor, or other social media. Our team will be delighted to read such a great comments. We look forward to your next experience. Sincerely,

Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed August 7, 2016

We used our points to stay here while traveling back from Rhode Island. We wanted to spend a day in DC and also didn't want to stay downtown. After much internet searching, I decided on Arlington b/c it was just a few metro stops to DC. The hotel was nice. Beds were a little springy. But the bathroom was clean...

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Said T, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston, responded to this review

Dear beebows1228, Thank you for your most wonderful feedback from your recent stay with us. We were truly delighted that we were the right choice for your stay. We hope to accommodate you soon again. In the interim, we remain at your service. Sincerely,

Sausset-les-Pins, France
Reviewed July 10, 2016

A very convenient place to stay which is within walking distance of the DC metro & also close to a nice shopping area. The only problem was that they also charge 14 dollars to park the automobile in a (gated) open parking lot behind the hotel.

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Said T, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston, responded to this review

Dear JamesDanielFOSTER, Thank you for sharing your comments in Tripadvisor. We really appreciate your time. We are delighted you found the hotel's location very convenient to you. In regards to parking charges, it is very reasonable comparing to all hotels in the metropolitan area. We will be happy to accommodate you again if your business brings you back to the...

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed July 5, 2016

This Holiday Inn is about 4 blocks slightly uphill from the Ballston Metro stop. The room was clean and over a 5 night stay was cleaned well daily. There is s language barrier with some of the front desk and restaurant employees. The SHuttle drivers were very courteous and accomodating. My biggest complaint is the breakfast. Business people do not...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston, responded to this review

Dear william B, Thank you for taking the time to express your thoughts and concerns. We are pleased to know you liked the breakfast selections we have to offer. We are sorry you were not well satisfied with the service you received in our breakfast area and the rates of our rooms. We appreciate your feedback as this is our...

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Stayed two nights for business. Staff was helpful and responsive. Location was fine for Arlington. Plenty of nearby restaurants. $15 Uber to DCA. Room was large and comfortable. Pool was located on second floor roof; a bit small, but still very nice during a DC June. Restaurant was above average. Solid business- class hotel. Will return.

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Dear Flying Auditor, We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, and we do appreciate your time to share the great comments. Looking forward to your return. Regards

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spring into value! The Holiday Inn Arlington hotel, conveniently located off I-66 East, is just 4 miles from Washington, DC (6 from DCA) in the thriving Ballston neighborhood of North Arlington. You ll find the National Science Foundation, the Nature Conservancy, AES, CACI, Global Knowledge, Accenture, and ESI within several blocks of the hotel, along with many restaurants, shopping, Macy s, and the Kettler Capitals IcePlex. It s easy to access the White House, Smithsonian museums, Zoo and the National Mall via the Metro, just 3 blocks from the Holiday Inn Arlington. Our friendly shuttle drivers will whisk you to any location within a 1-mile radius of the hotel. All guest rooms have one king or two queen beds, free high-speed Internet (wired), free refrigerators, and free coffee. We also offer a fitness center, gift shop, free business services, an outdoor pool, and a spacious parking lot with reasonable prices. Dine in our restaurant, pamper yourself with room service, or experience our airy, contemporary lounge with free Wi-Fi and plasma TVs. Our 5,000 sf of attractive function space is perfect for weddings and meetings from 10 to 300 guests.This hotel in Arlington, VA is near Georgetown, Tysons Corner, Pentagon City, Old Town Alexandria, and Arlington National Cemetery. We re also a straight shot from Dulles Airport (IAD).The Holiday Inn Arlington -- a great value for visitors to DC! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston

Address: 4610 Fairfax Dr, Arlington, VA 22203-1538
Location: United States > Virginia > Arlington
Price Range: $87 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston 3*
Number of rooms: 219
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Arlington At Ballston Hotel Arlington
Holiday Inn Ballston
Arlington Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#20 Business Hotel in Arlington
#23 Family Hotel in Arlington
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“I try to go to a higher floor, but all rooms in the past have been very quiet in the past.”
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“The king-size rooms were great! We were on the 5th floor ... no issues.”
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“Rooms on end are quiet”
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