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“My Parents Anniversary”

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Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center
Ranked #5 of 15 Hotels in Gaithersburg
Certificate of Excellence
Miami, Florida
2 reviews
“My Parents Anniversary”
Reviewed August 20, 2014

I would like to thank the Staff for making my parents' 39th wedding anniversary a very memorable one. They stayed for five nights and they really enjoyed their stay and the surrounding Center. A Very Special thank you to Gene at the Front Office for going above and beyond in assisting me in getting a special surprise amenity to them on their anniversary evening.

  • Stayed August 2014, traveled as a couple
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Mario L, Manager at Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, responded to this review, August 22, 2014
Thank you for reviewing the hotel on Tripadvisor. We are pleased that your parents had a memorable 39th wedding anniversary at the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center Hotel. Thank you for the compliments on our service and staff.

Mario Lara
Senior Manager Rooms Operations
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Jacksonville, Florida
Level 6 Contributor
173 reviews
65 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. It is in a good location, next to a "town center" where there are plenty of restaurants and stores. The hotel is situated on a small lake, which has a path around it for walking/running. Check-in was friendly and efficient; we had a room on the concierge floor overlooking the lake with a beautiful view. The room was spotless and had a minifridge; the bed and pillows were heavenly. Unlike many hotels in the DC area, this hotel has free parking (all the time) as well as free internet for rewards members during the weekend. We did not use the metro (which I am told is fairly close and convenient), but instead opted to drive into DC since it was the weekend and traffic was at a minimum. (By the way, on the weekends there are many parking garages near the attractions with special rates; we parked at the Ronald Reagan building for $13 for the entire day.) The hotel was very busy during our stay, but the staff went out of their way to see to our needs. The only complaint I would have is the very small Marriott hotel sign by the road; it is easy to miss and is not lit at night. I would definitely stay again.

Room Tip: I would ask for a room overlooking the lake. Ask to see what benefits you get for being a Marriott r...
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  • Stayed August 2014, traveled with family
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Mario L, Manager at Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, responded to this review, August 9, 2014
Thank you for reviewing the hotel on Tripadvisor. We are thrilled that our hotel “staff went out of their way to see to [your] needs.” I will share your feedback with the engineering/maintenance department regarding the Marriott sign by the road. We look forward to seeing you again for another “wonderful experience” and thank you for staying at the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center Hotel!

Mario Lara
Senior Manager Rooms Operations
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2014

The hotel was comfortable, clean, and friendly for our weekend stay to attend a Wedding Shower in Gaitherbug. We had a wonderful view of the lake and the shopping area known as Rio. On Sunday morning we enjoyed brunch in the hotel restaurant. Everything was delicious! Our only problem occured outside our room door. All 3 of our keys wouldn't work after a walk outside. The front desk promptly sent up a technician who told us he had worked on this door before. He reset the system and showed us how to use the card key so it wouldn't break again. I would definitely return to this hotel.

Room Tip: Ask for a room with view of the lake
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
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Mario L, Manager at Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, responded to this review, August 7, 2014
Thank you for choosing to stay at the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center Hotel. It's very rewarding for us to hear that the Hotel was comfortable, clean and friendly. I am disappointed that your keys wouldn’t work but glad to hear that our technician was able to promptly fix the issue. Please stay with us again in the future and thank you again for choosing our hotel.

Mario Lara
Senior Manager Room Operations
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Emporia, Kansas
Level 5 Contributor
50 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2014

One of my wife's cousins was married recently in Gaithersburg and they did us the great service of reserving a block of rooms for the attendees. The staff exceeded all expectations in making everyone feel welcome. With three generations of family and friends every breakfast of the lovely patio would stretch for hours with literally dozens of people coming and going. But the staff kept the coffees going throughout. The restaurant has a good selection of entrees. We arrived around 2am and the reception staff was very accommodating. The local is quite attractive with many restaurants and shops within an easy walk. This was one of the few hotels we have found in all our travels with truly comfortable beds.

Room Tip: The lake view is very nice and try to get an upper floor to reduce noise. (But we were by the elevat...
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with friends
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Mario L, Manager at Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, responded to this review, August 7, 2014
Thank you for choosing to stay at the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center Hotel for your wife’s cousins wedding. It's wonderful to read that our staff exceeded your expectations, especially when three generations of families were attending the festivities. Please stay with us again in the future and thank you again for choosing our hotel.

Mario L
Sr Manager Rooms Operatios
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Southington, CT
Level 5 Contributor
50 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed August 3, 2014

I got the room on Priceline last minute for a steal. The hotel is gorgeous and in a great location. Seconds from the highway, near restaurants and shopping, and has a wonderful deck/patio over looking a river.

We checked in late (2am) and the staff was very friendly and accommodating. We had driven a long way and immediately crashed.

Unfortunately, when we woke up, we found dirty socks, dirty drinking glasses, and a toothbrush in the room. None of that belonged to us, nor did we use the glasses. (If I think about it too long, I get really disgusted...like it could scar me on hotels forever...)

We alerted the staff right away and they were rightly mortified. Unfortunately, they could not refund me as I had purchased the room through Priceline. (I'd have to work directly with PL.) They did, however, offer me free reign over their snack/drink station, free breakfast in the restaurant, and honest compassionate apologies. PL worked with the hotel and got me a refund immediately.

While I normally would be appalled and never return, I am appreciative of the manner in which the staff handled this issue and I would be willing to give them another try when in the area again.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled solo
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Mario L, Manager at Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, responded to this review, August 4, 2014
Thank you for reviewing the hotel on Tripadvisor. I do apologize for the items that were found in the room however we are glad that you thought the hotel was gorgeous and in a great location. Thank you for choosing the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center Hotel and please stay with us again.
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Bradenton, Florida
Level 5 Contributor
62 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed July 30, 2014

The Marriott is...a Marriott. In other words, nice but not very unique. Located on a small man-made lake, there are numerous medium priced and medium quality restaurants within walking distance. The lake is quite nice, although the environment is a bit artificial. I would recommend this for a business trip or as a reliable place to stay on a vacation, not a romantic getaway.

Room Tip: A lake facing too is much nicer.
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled on business
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Mario L, Manager at Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, responded to this review, August 2, 2014
Thank you for staying at the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center Hotel and reviewing us on Tripadvisor. We appreciate you recommending us as a reliable place to stay for a business trip or vacation. Thank you again for choosing our hotel and we look forward to seeing you again!

Mario Lara
Senior Manager Rooms Operations
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Quincy, Illinois
Level 5 Contributor
95 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed July 23, 2014

My wife and I spent 3 nights here for a family reunion. The hotel is beautiful with a lovely setting on a small lake with nearby eateries and shopping within easy walking distance. Since my wife is a paraplegic, we require an accessible room with a roll in shower. This room was the best that we have encountered because the bathroom was set up with safety and accessibility in mind. The safety grab bars were properly located and the shower allowed for easy access without having a lot of water spill out from the base into the bath room area. Excellent design! The room was well set up also with ample space to maneuver around, everything was very clean, staff were very friendly and responsive, bar and restaurant were good. The Metro was just a few minutes away with ample parking and access to all that DC has to offer. The hotel also has free parking and Wi-Fi........always a plus so you are not hit with those extra charges. We highly recommend this property to visitors to the DC area.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
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Thank Bob S
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Mario L, Manager at Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, responded to this review, July 26, 2014
Thank you for staying at the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center Hotel and reviewing us on Tripadvisor. We are pleased to hear that you chose to stay at our hotel for a family reunion. It’s wonderful that the accessible room was the “best that [you] have encountered” and you “highly recommend this property”! Thank you again for choosing our hotel and we look forward to seeing you again!
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Property: Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center
Address: 9751 Washingtonian Blvd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-5359
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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 Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Gaithersburg
#4 Romantic Hotel in Gaithersburg
#5 Business Hotel in Gaithersburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 284
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Blending functionality and elegance, the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center sets the stage for a truly successful visit. Located just outside of Washington, DC. In Montgomery County, Maryland, our picturesque lakeside hotel is the ideal home base for business travelers and families alike. Upon arrival, you'll instantly be taken with our well-appointed accommodations, superior amenities, and friendly service. Our spacious hotel rooms and suites offer guests perks like stunning lake views, luxurious bedding, and flat-screen TVs; upgrade for a Concierge Level room for added benefits like a complimentary Continental breakfast. We invite you to dine with us al fresco at The Bench, or enjoy craft cocktails and small bites with friends at our Lobby Lounge. With over 9,000 square feet of flexible event space, we're also an ideal location for a business convention or wedding in Gaithersburg. Whatever brings you here, we look forward to your visit at the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center. ... more   less 
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