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Residence Inn Fairfax Merrifield

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is tucked away near the I-495 beltway (but surprisingly, we heard no traffic noise at all in the room). The suite was great, having a full sized refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher and oven. The highlight of our stay was the excellent housekeeping staff who kept our rooms very clean and were very pleasant. The breakfast bar (included in room...

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Ohio
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was totally pleased with the weekend we spent at the Merrifield, VA Residence Inn. The room was clean and well stocked with everything we needed. The complimentary breakfast was great with a large selection of choices...and the staff (from the front desk to the ladies working in the breakfast area) were so friendly and accommodating. The Inn was so...

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Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed for five nights for work. Location was within walking distance of my meetings and there is plenty of nearby restaurants, grocery stores etc. There was plenty of parking. The room was clean and the kitchen adequate. Very spacious and no complaints about the layout, size, cleanliness or other concerns. The bathroom light did not work and they repaired...

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Connecticut
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I bright our granddaughters to Virginia to visit family. We selected this hotel because it was listed as having a pool. When we arrived the manager explained that their pool wasn't open but we could use the pool at the nearby Courtyard Hotel. The next day we got in our bathing suits and went to the front...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience and thoughts regarding this issue. Our pool is seasonal and is only opened during the summer months beginning Memorial Day and closing on Labor Day. Recently we decided to coordinate pool services from a nearby property to ensure our guest was able to enjoy when available. As...

Utah
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

-The 2 bedroom suite was perfect for our group, the beds are comfortable -breakfast was great for mornings we were in a rush -it is a little ways away from the metro to get into D.C but the shuttle to and from was great if you Arrange for pick ups and drop offs. -Metro took us anywhere from 30 mins...

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Oakton, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this on a friends and family special and were very pleased with the quality of rooms and services. Here are our pros and cons: PROS: Free parking Updated rooms, comfortable beds, nice linens Breakfast- great selection, good service, even brought out smoothies to our tables Staff seemed fairly on top of things and was friendly Pool area looked lovely,...

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Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was finding myself homeless for the night as my adult daughter was hosting an event at our home and asked us to stay away. So I made the most of the opportunity by booking a college visit for my son at George Mason University and booking this location. We arrived late evening and found parking on the regular lot....

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Holliston, Massachusetts
Reviewed April 17, 2017

We booked two rooms for a family of four and for a party of two. The location is very convenient to Starbucks, CVS etc and major highways. The Hotel was clean and welcoming. The front desk staff was excellent. They greeted each guest warmly and always engaged us when passing by or looking for something. There is a free breakfast...

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Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Tucked away behind some apartments I noticed the hotel is used by the local nova hospital. So patients and patient families stay there along with the throngs of government employees trying to save their per died by blasting through the complimentary breakfast and food at the happy hours. The hotel serves a great purpose but if you're looking to see...

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Mattoon, Illinois
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Definitely stay here again and highly recommend if you are looking for a great stay in the D.C. Area. Clean, comfortable rooms and excellent service and staff! Great happy hours in the early week evening hours and good full breakfast each day. Staff is very attentive and friendly.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • 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
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • 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. The hotel offers a free shuttle to the Dunn Loring Metro Station and to the local area, upon request. 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: $108 - $309 (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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#4 Family Hotel in Falls Church
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“closer to the elevator made it quicker to get around. But its only 4 floors if you choose to walk it.”
sueajp, Apr 17, 2017 | Read review
“Nice two bedroom, two bathroom with full kitchen was great when traveling with several adults”
bullwinkle58, Apr 5, 2017 | Read review
“Top floor is best.”
CandyMan627, Feb 5, 2017 | Read review
“rooms in the second floor give better privacy, since the first floor faces the pool and the basketball court”
217luizw, Dec 8, 2016 | Read review
“Quiet room in the back.”
AlanR27, Nov 6, 2016 | Read review
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