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“Very well located, typical room, nice staff.”

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Courtyard Gaithersburg Washingtonian Center
Ranked #5 of 15 Hotels in Gaithersburg
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed November 2, 2012

We stayed here for 2 nights recently and were pleased. The location is right in the heart of the shopping and entertainment area with movies, shops, restaurants. We checked in late and could only get a room next to the elevator - which was noisy. Our view was of the parking garage, but the other side of the hotel has water views - for a price. Unfortunately, the pool is REALLY small and I could not swim laps in it. We did have the breakfast buffet the next morning. Fortunately, they only charged us for 1 person so it was okay. I would never pay for this again - really pretty awful. Even the coffee was terrible. The staff in the hotel lobby and restaurant were very good. I would stay here again, but get coffee across the street at Starbucks.

Room Tip: Stay away from the elevator - it is noisy.
  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 7, 2012

This Courtyard is really bland when it comes to the room and amenities; however, when it comes to price it's up there with a full service Marriott. The check-in folks behind the counter are not really a help and not as hospitable as I would expect.
I only stay there because of the proximity of it to my work.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled on business
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Thank Charlie L
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Reviewed October 3, 2012

When I travel for business I don't like to have to drive around everywhere looking for places to eat or things to do at night, so this hotel was perfect for me. There's a movie theater down the block, and its surrounded by all sorts of shops and restaurants (including a few that offer gluten free options). During football season they also apparently show the Monday night game in their restaurant with free food. Service was excellent, the room was spotless and up to date and quiet. Overall a very good value.

  • Stayed: September 2012, traveled on business
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Reviewed September 21, 2012

One of the best in the Courtyard line by Marriott. It's located in a walkable area full of shops and eateries with easy access to the major highways (270 & the DC Beltway) as well as convenient to the Metro. In good weather one can walk about the Rio area or around the lake (many of the rooms have very nice views of the lake front which to me seems more like a large pond).

The rooms are very nice and have just about all the basic amenities but the walls are a bit thin. The staff/services are excellent. One major downside is the parking is a bit unusual but certainly nothing as bad as that found in many urban settings so if you are going to be in and out this in not the place for you. The upswing is that given the location just about everything you need is within walking distance.

The other downside is that is is not a good location if you are in town and want easy access to the Metro. Better for visiting friends and family or a weekend getaway.

Room Tip: Rooms with a view of the lake are especially relaxing.
  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with family
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Thank Anne P
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Reviewed September 10, 2012

A very fine Courtyard by Marriott. Tucked in the middle of a shopping center and behind a lake.

Great front desk staff. Workout room has all the features anyone might need for a quick workout during a trip.

The rooms were spacious and quiet. The AC works extremely well. Very easy access to places to eat and the highway.

  • Stayed: September 2012, traveled with family
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Reviewed August 31, 2012

Stayed here on a business and the hotel delivers a good standard of room, location,amenities and customer service for the costs. It is located close to the shops and restaurants of the Boardwalk area. If you are staying in the area it is a very good choice.

The highway is close by so you can hear some road noise early in the morning but I have never found that a problem.

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled on business
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Reviewed August 21, 2012

We really enjoyed our stay here. Comfortable bed, well-appointed room with all the basics (fridge, coffeemaker, iron/ironing board, hairdryer). I read previous complaints about the AC, but our room was actually kind of cold when we arrived, and I had to turn the AC up. Worked great otherwise.

You do pay for breakfast, but it's a great-sized buffet that kept me going until dinnertime. Right in the middle of a great shopping district with a lake. Fitness room (3 treadmills, elliptical machine and free weights) and pool. Everything was clean, comfortable and well-maintained.

Only real complaint was that there was no ventilation fan in the bathroom. So showers tended to make things pretty steamy, which we counteracted by keeping the door open and turning the AC way down. But that's a pretty small problem to have. Otherwise, a great stay.

Room Tip: Lakeside views are available.
  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Courtyard Gaithersburg Washingtonian Center

Address: 204 Boardwalk Pl, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-7343
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Location: United States > Maryland > Montgomery County > Gaithersburg
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Gaithersburg
#7 Business Hotel in Gaithersburg
Price Range: $90 - $308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Gaithersburg Washingtonian Center 3*
Number of rooms: 210
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Courtyard Café is our on-site eatery featuring morning favorites including, cooked-to-order eggs and a bountiful amount of a la carte items. ... more   less 
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