Old Colony Inn - Alexandria

1101 North Washington Street, Alexandria, United States, 22314-5352  show map
 2 stars
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Old Colony Inn - Alexandria

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Overview

Old Colony Inn is a sophisticated 2-star hotel set 7.8 km from Arlington Cemetery and 8.0 km from U Street. Old Colony Inn has been welcoming guests to its non-smoking rooms since 1968.

The hotel is ideally located close to Braddock Road subway station. Guests can get to Alexandria city center, which is 2 km away.

Monuments and a museum are set within walking distance.

Old Colony Inn is within a 5-minute drive to Reagan Washington National airport.

Rooms

Old Colony Inn provides 49 guestrooms appointed with free wireless internet, heating, a private safe, hi-fi and a dressing area for a pleasant stay in Alexandria. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathtub, a shower and guest toiletries.

Eat & Drink

The dining options include a hot buffet breakfast served daily. Serving French and Italian meals, Bastille lies in a historic area, just 250 meters from the venue.

Services

This property offers free parking, a safe deposit box and an elevator along with a business center, a meeting room and a copier to answer the needs of all guests.

Relax

Old Colony Inn provides cribs and board games for children. On-site fitness amenities include a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 10 per day.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   49.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Carte blanche
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1101 North Washington Street, Alexandria, United States, 22314-5352

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City Center
  • Alexandria
    4600 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Alexandria, VA Station
    1.3 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
Underground stations
  • Braddock Road
    3300 ft
  • Underground stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Bastille (cuisine: French)
    800 ft
  • T.J. Stone's
    1000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    49

Rooms and availability

Old Colony Inn photos Room
Double Room Two Double Beds Non-Smoking
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Connecting room
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Guest toiletries
Old Colony Inn photos Room
King Room Non-Smoking
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Connecting room
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Guest toiletries
Old Colony Inn photos Room
King Room Disability Access
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Guest toiletries

Old Colony Inn Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Alexandria Amtrak Station1.4 mi

Popular areas

  • City Center4300 ft

Train stations

Amusement

  • Alexandria GO-Kart Raceway Inc1.6 mi

Historical sites

  • Lee-Fendall House2300 ft

Museums

  • Black History Resource Ctr2000 ft
  • Gadsby's Tavern Museum4000 ft
  • Stabler Leadbeater Apothecary4300 ft
  • Friendship Fire House4300 ft
  • Alexandria Housing Office4300 ft
  • Lyceum4600 ft
  • Athenaeum4600 ft
  • George Washington Masonic Memorial1.2 mi
  • Washington Masonic National Memorial1.2 mi
  • George Washington Masonic Meml1.4 mi
  • U S Patent and Trademark Museum1.5 mi

Parks

  • Carlyle House Historic Park4000 ft
  • Alexandria Recreation and Parks1.4 mi

Universities, Institutes

  • National Training Laboratories3700 ft
  • Virginia Tech Washington Ctr4600 ft
  • Regent University1.1 mi
  • George Washington University1.2 mi
  • National Technology Transfer1.6 mi

Theaters

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Birthcare and Womens Health5000 ft

Underground stations

  • Braddock Road3000 ft

Marina

Local attractions

  • Alfred Street Baptist Church1.0 mi
    301 South Alfred Street, Alexandria
  • Old Town1.1 mi
    Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Mt. Vernon, Va1.4 mi
    2908 Hickory St, Alexandria
  • Old Presbyterian Meeting House1.0 mi
    321 S. Fairfax St, Alexandria
  • Washington Masonic National Memorial1.2 mi
    101 Callahan Drive, Alexandria

Near the hotel

  • Alexandria's Christ Church4100 ft
    118 N. Washington St., Alexandria
  • Carlyle House4200 ft
    121 N. Fairfax St, Alexandria
  • Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum4500 ft
    105-107 S. Fairfax St, Alexandria
  • The Lyceum4800 ft
    201 S. Washington St, Alexandria
  • Gadsby's Tavern Museum4100 ft
    134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria
  • Old Town Theater4400 ft
    815 1/2 King Street, Alexandria
  • Friendship Firehouse4600 ft
    107 S. Alfred St, Alexandria

Restaurants nearby

  • Bastille800 ft

    Address: 1201 N Royal St
    Phone: 703-519-3776

    67% likes this, based on 91 reviews
    Cuisine: French
    Price Range: USD 26 - USD 60

  • Villa Di Este1000 ft

    Address: 600 Montgomery
    Phone: 703-549-9477

    72% likes this, based on 37 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Villa d'Este1100 ft

    Address: 818 North St. Asaph Street
    Phone: 703-549-9477

    63% likes this, based on 58 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • T.J. Stone's1000 ft

    Address: 608 Montgomery St
    Phone: 703.548.1004

    67% likes this, based on 99 reviews
    Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

  • Haute Dogs & Fries1000 ft

    Address: 610 Montgomery Street

    50% likes this, based on 14 reviews
    Cuisine: American

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    49

Old Colony Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Old Colony Inn

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 73 reviews

Rating by category:

Service
10.0
Value
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    It was a really quick trip to downtown DC by car and a short trip by tram. The hotel had a complimentary van to take us to the station and that was really convenient.

  • 10.0

    The shuttle took us where we wanted to go, then came to get us when we called. We didn't have to move our car.

    Could easily hear other guests at night, example, flushing toilets and closing doors.

  • 7.8

    Door wasn't a tight fit. You heard all the noise out in the hall.

  • 7.4

    Breakfast was great! My kids loved the make your own waffle bar. The shuttle service was nice and convenient too.

    Disappointed that room didn't have a fridge nor microwave. Furnishings were shabby. The bedskirt had holes in it. They really need to freshen up the place.

  • 4.2

    price, location

    bed (mattress on the milk crates, always sinking, bed pillows), bathroom is very rough, hallway stinks like vomit, quality of breakfast is not great

  • 7.4

    Free shuttle within Alexandria

  • 7.4

    The hotel was located for easy access to and from the Interstates.

    The room was not particularly clean. It needs to be updated. No elevators nor easy access to the building. I would not go back there again.

  • 9.0

    There was a problem with 3rd party booking, but it was resolved by a sympathetic and kind personnel. This good experience trumps any minor inconvenience.

  • 7.0

    We like the location it's close to the airport

    The breakfast isn't very varied and the room has a funny smell

  • 9.6

    This hotel came with a lot of "extras". It had free parking, free shuttle service within 3 miles, and free breakfast which included cereal, hard boiled eggs, fruit, yogurt, bagels, danish pastries, and a warm entree which varied day to day, usually some type of egg and breakfast meat. They also served apple juice, orange juice and coffee. Also included was a DVD player in each room and they would let you borrow from their collection. The beds were very comfortable and the staff was nice.

    Although there was no refrigerator in the room, they provided ice in bags and a ice bucket in the room.

  • 6.6

    Value for money. Had a small gym and walking distance to office. Shuttle around town and to airport.

    Dated facilities and damaged furniture. One of front desk attendants brash although most employees were polite and helpful.

  • 6.6

    The beds were comfortable. The room was air conditioned. The rooms seemed clean. The breakfast was decent. The location was quiet. There was a Giant grocery store around the corner. The staff was friendly. Overall, a good experience and would make a great place to save some money on a hotel if you don't mind taking the free shuttle, car, or taxi to the metro.

    The tv remote was difficult to use because it was overused. The fitness center was small and hot. My credit card was charged for more than what my booking was for on the day of check-in and I was told this was a hold on the card to ensure there's enough money to pay for the room (note: the correct charge was finalized later on my billing statement). There is a free shuttle service to many nearby spots, but I'm a walker and like to just go at my leisure so the location was not the best for easy walking to all the restaurants, shops, metro, waterfront, etc. There's not many visual attractions in the immediate vicinity. There's no elevator to the second floor, so those with disabilities may have trouble, for example, my mother had trouble with the stairs while coming to visit the hotel before dinner.

  • 7.0

    Location

    Took three rooms to settle in. First one, broken door handle. Second, broken AC

  • 9.6

    Older motel but very clean and comfortable. Located in a quiet neighborhood close to restaurants and metro. Free parking, breakfast, and shuttle . Pleasant staff. Enjoyed our stay very much.!!

  • 9.2

    Both nights a man was sitting outside on the rockers smoking a cigar that took him over 3 hours to enjoy. We know because our room was right above. Wish it was a non smoking hotel even on the porch.

How to reach hotel

hotel Old Colony Inn - Alexandria Alexandria location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

1101 North Washington Street, Alexandria, United States, 22314-5352

Get directions
City Center
  • Alexandria
    4600 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Alexandria, VA Station
    1.3 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
Underground stations
  • Braddock Road
    3300 ft
  • Underground stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Bastille (cuisine: French)
    800 ft
  • T.J. Stone's
    1000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    49