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“Wonderful attention to details in "Old Town" Alexandria.” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Gatsby's House Bed & Breakfast

Gatsby's House Bed & Breakfast
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Gatsby's House Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 6 Alexandria B&B and Inns
Kearny, NJ
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76 reviews
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“Wonderful attention to details in "Old Town" Alexandria.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2012

Marie Buckley is the proprietress of this marvelous bed and breakfast. She went out of her way to help us find what we were looking for, and kindly adjusted her delicious breakfasts to match our dietary restrictions. When the temperature became unexpectedly cool for August, she took the extra time to open all of the windows, and then to close them again when the next heat wave arrived. By renting the large room on the third floor, you get a charming view of the garden. The house is in the historic district on the south side, close to the waterfront and near a newly designed park which is excellent for walking or jogging by the old lighthouse. It's a short walk to King Street which has many restaurants and shops and a free trolley to the DC metro.

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  • Cleanliness
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Property: Gatsby's House Bed & Breakfast
Address: 517 3/4 S Royal St, Alexandria, VA 22314-4139
Location: United States > Virginia > Alexandria > Old Town
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Alexandria
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 2
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Cheery private home Old Town Charmer is located in the historic Southeast quadrant. Gatsby's House is convenient to all amenities; two blocks to water; four blocks to King Street and its great shopping and amazing restaurants. Easy access to DC and other historic sites. ... more   less 

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