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American Inn of Bethesda
Ranked #8 of 11 Hotels in Bethesda
Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
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“Very Helpful”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2012

I stayed here because I had an interview at USUHS on NSA Bethesda and the hotel was very close. When I checked in, I had a pdf that could not be saved on my computer and the manager went out of his way to connect my computer to a printer so I had the plethora of documents I needed for the interview. I couldn't imagine many places going out of their way for something like that.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank B_rad_is_rad
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  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2012

I stay at this property a few times a year when Im in the area.The staff is wonderful and the rooms are great.Adeline at the front desk was especially helpful with directions and restaurant recommendations.Thanks American Inn for another great stay!

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank cheermomNJ2005
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xxx8310, General Manager at American Inn of Bethesda, responded to this review, February 19, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review of your stay. The entire staff of The American Inn of Bethesda is pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and are looking forward to returning. If you have any additional comments, please email me directly at americaninngm@baywoodhotels.com. Thanks again and we look forward to seeing you again.

Sincerely,

Dan Appolonio, CHA
General Manager
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Halifax, Canada
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159 reviews
23 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2012

I chose this hotel because the price was OK and it was within walking distance of the Tripperbus station for bus transport to NYC and the Bethesda Metro Station. The room was small, so there was hardly room to manouevre outside of the large comfortable bed. However, the room had everything I needed. There was WiFi that worked well and an empty fridge which I did not use. In the morning, I could pick up a free newspaper at the reception.

Do not expect much of the free breakfast offered. I could get a bowl of cereal and a hardboiled egg, but overall it was a bit disappointing. Still, it saved me a lot of time and I didn't have to go on my 4 hours bus ride hungry.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Thank dsokolov
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xxx8310, General Manager at American Inn of Bethesda, responded to this review, November 20, 2012
Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay! The entire staff and management of The American Inn of Bethesda appreciates when our guests let us know how we are doing. I have shared your comments with everyone, and we will continue to work hard to ensure all guests have an excellent stay with us. Should you have any other comments or concerns please contact me directly at americaninngm@baywoodhotels.com. Thank you again and we hope to see you in the future!!

Dan Appolonio, CHA
General Manager
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East Point, Kentucky
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2012

I have to echo all the positive commentary about this hotel. Yes, its very nice hotel. you get what you pay for. Excellent classy rooms, excellent service, The breakfasts we had at the Restaurant were excellent, The GM Hussain Ahmed was very attentive and the restaurant server is an exceptional charm, in addition to the friendliness and professionalism of all the hotel staff. I cant wait to come back to Washington and particularly this hotel.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank Muktar D
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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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174 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2012

Come on!! For more than 200 US a night and I get worst quality than a Red roof??!!!

No way I can recomend or come back to this hotel again!!
The hallways where dirty, the beakfast was cheap and only bread and pancakes, NOTHING MORE!, the rooms you feel all the noise from the streat, I can barely sleep. and on top of that, NO PARKING available... only few parks and allways full!! You dont even want to come out because you dont know if you'll be able to park!!

DONT COME TO THIS HOTEL... IS NOT WORTH IT!!!

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled on business
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Leah I
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Bethesda, Maryland
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2012

Stayed here after the Derecho and following several days without power (thanks PEPCO). Room was well appointed and clean, and staff was very helpful. Breakfast was good but nothing special - standard free hotel breakfast. Guapo's is one of our favorite restaurants so the proximity is a plus, although our room was literally directly above the bar so we heard the Mexican music through the floor. I would recommend asking for a room not above the bar if possible, but even so the room was nice.

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  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Jeff M
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xxx8310, General Manager at American Inn of Bethesda, responded to this review, October 25, 2012
Thank you for taking the time to let everyone know about your stay at The American Inn of Bethesda. I have shared your comments with the hotel and restaurant staff about your recent experience staying with us. Shoud you have any additional comments or concerns please feel free to email me direclty at americaninngm@baywoodhotels.com and let me know. We hope to see you in the future.

Dan Appolonio, CHA
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2012

The American Inn of Bethesda is always my organization's first choice for workshops. The conference room with its natural lighting and convenient extra snack and break space works perfectly for our groups. The combination of this excellent space plus reasonable price, fabulous location and wonderful helpful friendly staff can't be beat!


Mary R.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank MaryR28970
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Property: American Inn of Bethesda
Address: 8130 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-3640
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Maryland > Bethesda
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Bethesda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — American Inn of Bethesda 3*
Number of rooms: 76
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A delight to come home to, our Maryland hotel is designed to keep you comfortable and relaxed with stylish furnishings and a host of contemporary living amenities. Spacious and well-appointed with modern decor, our Bethesda hotel rooms are equipped with work desks, blackout drapes, premium cable television channels, clock radio, hair dryer, iron with ironing board, multi-line telephones and large in-room laptop safes. Free local calls and complimentary high-speed wireless Internet service (Wi-Fi) are provided in all of our accommodations to keep you connected on the go. We offer two different buildings to stay in, and a mini-fridge and rollaway beds are also available upon request. ... more   less 
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