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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had about 30 guests and ourselves stay at the Westin - our corner suite was quite nice and everyone loved their rooms. Staff was great, attached restaurant was good and other restaurants in walking distance. We used for getting ready, hanging out, photos before the wedding and guests. My two complaints are parking fees are quite high and that...

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United States
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I stayed here for a couple of nights and a quick get away back in October. The hotel is clean and staff are courteous. Located right next to the Patent office, about 10 minutes walk to WholeFood, and 10 minutes walk to Old Town and the Metro station. For the DC area, this is a very nice hotel. Not sure...

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WestinAlexndria, General Manager at The Westin Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear CloverIsSweet, Thanks for staying with us recently and taking the time to share these comments. I was delighted to see that you enjoyed your overall experience and hope that we will see you back again soon. Rich Casale General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay. Our room was spacious (bathroom a little small), the bed and daybed both beautifully comfy, and we had brilliant views out to the Masonic memorial. The hotel is situated in a quiet area- there didn't seem to be much nearby in terms of shops/restaurants, so better as a base to go elsewhere. About a ten minute...

Thank Jacinta H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was excited to stay at the Westin in Alexandria the day before my wedding. Had first class service when I arrived. I wish I could have had the same experience the next day. I went to the lobby asking the luggage assistant if someone could get me a luggage cart because I needed help bringing down my suitcase and wedding...

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WestinAlexndria, General Manager at The Westin Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear Kate, Thank you for staying with us recently. While it appears that your arrival went as planned, I was disappointed to read about your experience when asking for luggage assistance upon checking out and would like to extend my sincere apologies. We take great pride in the ability of our staff to be very accommodating and responsive but clearly...

Colorado Springs, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great hotel. A beautiful area of Alexandria, surrounded by tall buildings and across from the beautiful courthouse building. The rooms were clean and elegant and the staff helpful. The area has some great restaurants: Sweet Fire Donnas (great BBQ), Pasara Thai (wonderful food). Just a short jaunt to the Metro and Free Trolly that takes you up...

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Lake Mary, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inventors take note: this hotel is about a block from the U.S Patent Office and its corresponding museum, which is a fascinating place to visit. It's also right across from the Carlyle Club, so is the perfect place to stay if you're going, as we did, to a wedding or event at the Carlyle. The hotel restaurant was great at...

Thank Tracy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just got back from a week at Westin Alexandria. Me and my husband were visiting a friend and decided to book at the Westing due to them typically being a great brand and the hotel having a pool and hot tub. We got to the Hotel at 1:30pm, a little earlier than check-in. The lady at the front checked...

Thank Emily M
WestinAlexndria, General Manager at The Westin Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear Emily, Thank you for choosing to stay with us this past week. I was disappointed to read about the inconveniences you experienced during your stay and would like to offer my sincere apologies. Concerning the pool and hot tub area, we have had it closed for some time now and thought that we had any indication of it removed...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were at the Westin while in the area for the Women's March on Washington. It was very comfortable and the room was great, very comfortable and quiet. The onsite restaurant was quite good and we were delighted that the staff made us an early breakfast, before open hours, so we could get to the March!

Thank Dorothy W
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The Hotel is DIRTY!! A glass was Stuck to the tub. The middle blanket had a drink spilled on it and grass stains. Sink was dirty. Dresser had something spilled down front. For the money should be spotless. Went down and complained to front desk. Was told since my name was not on room. Under husbands. I needed him to...

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WestinAlexndria, General Manager at The Westin Alexandria, responded to this review

Dear Kathy, Thank you for choosing to stay with us. Clearly our housekeeping left a lot to be desired upon your arrival and during your stay. I would like to extend my sincere apologies. We can and do typically perform much better than this and we will use your comments as an indication of where improvements must be made. I...

Terre Haute, Indiana
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This hotel is very nice, clean, and has a friendly staff. The rooms were clean and there is a mini fridge in the room. The hotel has an onsite restaurant that is reasonably priced and has very good food. It is also within walking distance of other restaurants. The metro station is three blocks from the hotel, but they are...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Westin Alexandria blends sophistication and elegance with the historic surroundings of Alexandria. Located in Old Town Alexandria, our hotel is an oasis of personal, instinctive comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Westin Alexandria

Address: 400 Courthouse Sq, Alexandria, VA 22314-5700
Region: United States > Virginia > Alexandria
Price Range: RM613 - RM1,488 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westin Alexandria 4*
Number of rooms: 319
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Also Known As:
Westin Alexandria Hotel Alexandria
Alexandria Westin
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Alexandria
#10 Business Hotel in Alexandria
#18 Family Hotel in Alexandria
#18 Romantic Hotel in Alexandria
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“Corner suites are great”
StarStraf, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Seems that rooms are equally quiet.”
johntY6142HP, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Do Not, go somewhere else.”
kathy15120, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 822 was excellent”
162GREGM, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I like the view of the courthouse”
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CloverIsSweet, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
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