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Toledo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this motel on a quick trip to D.C. I knew I wasn't going to spend much time in the room so all I cared for was cleanliness and comfortable beds. Well I was impressed. The bed was very firm yet comfy, the bathroom was impeccably clean and there was a mini-fridge and microwave in the room. The staff...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent little place just outside of Washington DC's busy city area. A small little motel, you can tell it's been there a while. It's not all brand shiny and new, but it is a treasure I'm sure many do pass up for pricier places. DON'T. First off, it's very clean. It has some dents and dings here...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wanted to camp near Washington, DC in order to visit the Smithsonian. The only campsite available cost $73 USD. (and I would need to take a bus and subway to the Smithsonian!) For $75 USD, I found this gem of a place, where they shuttle you to the subway, explain how to use the system, and provide a continental...

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paul5050511, Manager at Budget Host Travelers Motel, responded to this review

It is fun taking care of nice customers like you and your family! Thanks for the kind words! We hope to see you again.

New Jersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on our way from NJ to NC and Alexandria, VA was about the halfway point (I wanted to get past DC prior to stopping for the night). Knowing that we'd get there around 11 pm and would be leaving by 8 am, we basically needed a place to crash for the night. I went on booking.com and this...

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Bloomington, Indiana
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Although this is an older motel ,it is conveniently located and has a staff who were all genuinely friendly and helpful. I will stay here again. It is less than a mile from Huntington Metro station and it is an easy drive into Old Town Alexandria.You need a car when staying here because of the location.

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paul5050511, Manager at Budget Host Travelers Motel, responded to this review

We are glad you had a nice visit! ...safe travels!

Jamul, California
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Stayed here for the inauguration as DC hotels would be too pricey. Good location if you're just going to crash there, which is all we did. Appreciated shuttle service to the Metro in the mornings. Evenings you either have to walk back, or catch a bus or taxi from the station. The walk was 10+ minutes. Stopped at little Japanese...

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paul5050511, Manager at Budget Host Travelers Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review!

Fort Pierce, Florida
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Old fashioned roadside motel with family ownership, Well run, clean. Free parking and easy access to Interstate. Nearest Metro station is a bit of a hike, but hotel will shuttle you to station. Given the exorbitant prices in virtually all Washington hotels, this is a bargain. No nearby restaurants, but plenty of local places that will deliver. I have stayed...

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paul5050511, General Manager at Budget Host Travelers Motel, responded to this review

Glad you had a nice visit..thanks for your nice review

alexandria va
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Old style motel but a great bargain. About 40 rooms and they're comfortable, many remodeled, with good wifi, comfortable beds, good TV and all for less than $100 most of the time. Easy access to Old Town, Washington DC, Fort Belvoir. Management and staff are friendly and helpful. My regular place to stay.

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paul5050511, General Manager at Budget Host Travelers Motel, responded to this review

We are glad you had a nice stay with us. It's fun taking care of nice customers!

Texas
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

While this is an older motel built in the 1960s, it is still functional and clean. The decor may be a bit dated, but this motel is what I remember from my childhood. It's small, single story, with sizable rooms and a real room key - no plastic card! And all of the employees, I mean ALL of them, speak...

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paul5050511, Manager at Budget Host Travelers Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for being such a nice guest!

Nazareth, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This motel was basic and simple,good enough for our one night stay. Disappointing though that only one sachet of coffee was provided so we had to share that between two of us! Comfortable enough and fairly quiet considering a lot of traffic pass by. Friendly welcome.

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thanks for the review

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Budget Host Travelers Motel

Address: 5916 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22303-1856
Region: United States > Virginia > Alexandria
Price Range: RM377 - RM434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Host Travelers Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“There's a nice small library of books to borrow in the room with the ice machine near the front desk area.”
  • Our room, Day 1.
  • Cute little card in the room. Love this place!
  • Bathroom. Tub, sink, Shower curtain, etc All very clean!
  • Extra pillows and blanket in closet.
  • Toilet. Very clean all over. Even behind the toilet.
  • Towels. All very clean!
  • Our room, Day 1
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 of 5 bubbles 624steveny, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room #17 is near office and non-smoking, with queen sized bed. Worked for us!”
 of 5 bubbles Hopeinjamul, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are pretty much the same and there is some night time road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles jjstives, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“One floor. All rooms face highway.”
 of 5 bubbles jjstives, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I would ask for a room in the middle.”
 of 5 bubbles larryp22, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
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