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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our family of 4 recently stayed here for 3 nights visiting relatives. We had a 2 bedroom 2 bath suite. The room looked recently updated/renovated with a full kitchen. The layout is similar to other Residence Inn locations. There is a nice, small gym, and an outdoor pool which we used while there. There was a life guard on duty... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

i had low expectations coming here but this place is even worse than i had anticipated! the rooms are clean and spacious but the (tiny) bed seems to have completely lost its bounce and the toiletries are just sad. the most horrific part about this hotel, however, is the (complimentary) breakfast buffet. every single item i had this morning was... More 

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Dave K, General Manager at Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield, responded to this review

Good Morning Jessica, Thank you for staying with us at the Residence Inn Merrifield and for taking the time to review your stay. I am surprised to hear that the "tiny bed seems to have completely lost its bounce" as we just completed a full guest room renovation and installed new queen mattresses in all of our bedrooms. However it... More 

Scottsdale, Arizona
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84 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This Residence Inn is a comfortable, clean, well run establishment---from the helpful and professional front desk staff to housekeeping to those responsible for the AM breakfast--this property has it all. Have stayed there twice now--and it will not be the last time. A bonus--easy short walk to Starbucks, a supurb Thai restaurant, ,and a solild, bar and grill, reviewed separately.... More 

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Dave K, General Manager at Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield, responded to this review

Good Morning rlhjlh, Reading your review put a smile on my face. My team and I strive to offer the best service to our guests, and it's so nice to receive feedback that shows it. I will read your review at our daily huddle this morning, and I will personally thank each employee that was a part of your recent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Assistant General Manager, Susana Bonanno's skills are the consummate package in hospitality. I commended the Marriott Hotels for having the standards to hire staff who have her level of expertise.

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Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed this past week over a 4 day weekend (Fri-Mon) and had no complaints. The check-in process was fast and easy and our room was nice and clean. We had the "basics" of what we needed as far as dishes, TVs, etc and overall our 2 bedroom suite was perfect for our group of 5 people. We did have... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Checked in at the Residence Inn after selecting it over our normal hotel near the Mosaic District. We had some member points to use and decided to see what they had to offer. We were immediately impressed with the front desk service the hotel layout and the room setup. The location and accessibility was just tad bit farther than our... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

I was underwhelmed with the actual room and building. Parking was underground and a little tricky The AC didn't work in the hallway we stayed on, but it was the hottest day of the year so far. I did feel very safe as a room key was required to get anywhere on property. The courtyard is very nice. The breakfast... More 

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Vienna, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

This was a good 3- day stay at one of the few good hotels that would take our dog. Right in the heart of things at a key strategic location yet nicely landscaped to seem an oasis or escape. Rooms could be bigger for the price and bathrooms are small and cramped. Staff is professional but not effusive or overly... More 

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Yosemite National Park, California
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3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

My family of five have been long time loyal customers of residence inn for >10 yrs. we go on vacation 4 to 6 times/yr, always choosing this residence inn because of convenience. We've never had a problem and the staff at our previous stays had always been fantastic. This residence inn stay in Fairfax on gatehouse has been the worst... More 

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Thank Nikki L
Dave K, General Manager at Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield, responded to this review

Good Morning Nikki, Again, please accept my apologies for the issues that you have faced while staying at the Residence Inn Merrifield. Your husband was gracious enough to speak with me yesterday, and I'm glad to report that we were able to remedy the beeping noise by replacing the dishwasher yesterday afternoon. I know how difficult it can be to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Our family gathered during the 4th of July weekend and we were lucky to find such an amazing hotel that fit all of our needs. It has spacious rooms, great buffet breakfast, perfect pool, basketball court, and shaded outdoor seating with umbrella tables. The front desk staff and housekeeping were outstanding, informative and helpful. We had some special time constraints... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Residence Inn hotel in Falls Church, Virginia is situated just one mile from the Dunn Loring DC metro rail station, adjacent to shopping, dining and entertainment options and is easily accessible from both I-495 & Route 50. This hotel in Merrifield, VA is convenient to Tysons Corner businesses, Washington DC, the Inova Fairfax Hospital and more. Guests feel at home in our spacious extended stay suites offering separate living, sleeping and dining areas. Each suite at our Falls Church extended stay hotel features fully-equipped kitchens, living rooms with pullout sofa beds, a 42" flat screen TV. Work easily while traveling for business in a large desk with convenient outlets, ergonomic desk chair and complimentary internet-access. In addition, this hotel serves complimentary breakfast daily, offers social hours on select evenings and provides 24-hour access to the hotel’s fitness center. This Falls Church, Virginia hotel also has a meeting room perfect for training sessions or small gatherings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield

Address: 8125 Gatehouse Rd, Falls Church, VA 22042-1203
Location: United States > Virginia > Falls Church
Price Range: $99 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield 3*
Number of rooms: 159
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield Hotel Falls Church
Residence Inn Falls Church
Falls Church Residence Inn
Fairfax Merrifield Residence Inn
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#5 Family Hotel in Falls Church
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