Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria Hotel

ex. Radisson Old Town Alexandria

901 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, United States, 22314  show map
 3 stars
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Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

USD 25 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Overview

Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria Hotel is a 3-star property only 12.1 km from George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate. The hotel was opened in 2007, offering accommodation in a 12-story building designed in the antique style.

The venue is 8.4 km away from Washington Monument. The property lies within 2 km from the city center.

This hotel is set in a shopping area next to corporations and government offices.

Offering fast and easy access to a museum and monuments, the hotel is just 15 minute walk from Braddock Road subway station. Just 5 minutes' drive from Reagan Washington National airport.

Rooms

This property offers 254 non-smoking guestrooms complete with a sofa, high-speed internet, climate control, ironing facilities and a personal computer. The rooms afford a spectacular view of the city. The rooms are designed with modern décor and have carpet floors.

Eat & Drink

Every morning starts with a fine buffet breakfast. The 24-hour restaurant serves dishes of American cuisine. At the small café bar guests will enjoy a selection of coffee and tea. Guests can eat at Bruscato's and Casa Felipe, situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Cars, bicycles and limousines are available for rent on site.

Relax

A tennis court, an outdoor swimming pool and a ballroom are offered for the use of guests. On-site fitness amenities include a fitness centre and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 25 per day.

The personnel at the hotel speaks English, German, French, Spanish.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   12.  Number of rooms:   254.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Bicycle storage
  • Coffee shop
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Barbeque grills

Room view

  • River view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

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

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 19 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

901 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, United States, 22314

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City Center
  • Alexandria
    1.2 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Alexandria, VA Station
    2.2 km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
Underground stations
  • Braddock Road
    1.2 km
  • Underground stations
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Extra Perks Coffee Shop and Cafe (cuisine: British)
    60 m
  • The Perfect Pita (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    90 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    254

Rooms and availability

Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria photos Room
Leisure King Room
River view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Free internet access
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Modern furniture
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Stereo
  • CD player
Comfort Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Comfort King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Alexandria Amtrak Station2.3 km

Popular areas

  • City Center1.1 km

Train stations

Amusement

  • Alexandria GO-Kart Raceway Inc2.5 km

Historical sites

  • Lee-Fendall House600 m

Museums

  • Black History Resource Ctr600 m
  • Stabler Leadbeater Apothecary1.0 km
  • Gadsby's Tavern Museum1.0 km
  • Alexandria Housing Office1.0 km
  • Athenaeum1.1 km
  • Lyceum1.2 km
  • Friendship Fire House1.2 km
  • George Washington Masonic Memorial2.0 km
  • Washington Masonic National Memorial2.0 km
  • George Washington Masonic Meml2.3 km
  • U S Patent and Trademark Museum2.4 km

Parks

  • Carlyle House Historic Park900 m
  • Alexandria Recreation and Parks2.1 km

Universities, Institutes

  • National Training Laboratories700 m
  • Virginia Tech Washington Ctr1.3 km
  • Regent University1.7 km
  • George Washington University2.0 km
  • National Technology Transfer2.6 km

Theaters

  • The Birchmere3.3 km

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Birthcare and Womens Health1.5 km

Underground stations

  • Braddock Road1.1 km

Marina

  • Mt. Vernon, Va2.7 km

Local attractions

  • Old Town1.7 km
    Alexandria, VA 22314
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Museum2.4 km
    600 Dulany St., Alexandria
  • Alexandria Presbyterian Church2.7 km
    2405 Russell Street, Alexandria
  • Washington Masonic National Memorial2.1 km
    101 Callahan Drive, Alexandria
  • Mt. Vernon, Va2.7 km
    2908 Hickory St, Alexandria

Near the hotel

  • Gadsby's Tavern Museum960 m
    134 N. Royal Street, Alexandria
  • Alexandria's Christ Church1.1 km
    118 N. Washington St., Alexandria
  • Old Town Theater1.2 km
    815 1/2 King Street, Alexandria
  • The Lyceum1.3 km
    201 S. Washington St, Alexandria
  • Carlyle House960 m
    121 N. Fairfax St, Alexandria
  • Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum1.1 km
    105-107 S. Fairfax St, Alexandria
  • Friendship Firehouse1.3 km
    107 S. Alfred St, Alexandria

Restaurants nearby

  • Extra Perks Coffee Shop and Cafe60 m

    Address: 822 N Fairfax St
    Phone: 703-706-5886

    61% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Bruscato's110 m

    Address: 814 N. Fairfax St.
    Phone: 703-684-3613

    66% likes this, based on 32 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 25

  • Tokyo Japanese Steakhouse130 m

    Address: 66 Canal Ctr Plz
    Phone: (703) 683-8878

    69% likes this, based on 30 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese

  • The Perfect Pita90 m

    Address: 951 N Fairfax St
    Phone: 703-683-8805

    73% likes this, based on 47 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean

  • Thailand, Royal Street Restaurant130 m

    Address: 801 North Fairfax Street
    Phone: 703-535-6622

    60% likes this, based on 37 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    254

Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 33 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The staff were very nice and accommodating. The breakfast buffet was delicious and offered plenty of options.

    The bathroom fan came on every time you turned on the light switch in the bathroom. It was extremely annoying, especially if you did not want the fan to run. The fan for the heater ran continuously, even when the thermostat was set to the "auto" function and a temperature was selected. It was loud and, again, annoying.

  • Family with children
    3.2

    Nothing, really

    Staff not friendly, no decent food, prices very high for this kind of service and goods, do not like the neighborhood, the whole city is not tourist-friendly -- no information. It is not tourist place at all.

  • Single
    9.2

    Thought the tap room was nice and the bar person was very nice.

    A little hallway noise. I was given a handicap room unbeknownst to me but didn't bother changing. It should have been brought to my attention at checkin

  • Single
    6.2

    The hotel was comfortable, but it just wasn't as nice as I assumed it would be for the money. Would not stay there again, nor would I recommend it to anyone.

  • Single
    2.4

    We were bumped from our room due to a "flood from a broken pipe" which may or may not be the truth as told to us by the manager. The alternate accommodations provided were 30 minutes in the wrong direction of downtown, where we had an early morning meeting. Due to no longer being on the Metro line, we had to call a cab for transportation to our meeting. The cab never showed, and we were 20 minutes late for a very important client meeting--all because the Crown Plaza failed to provide rooms that we had reserved in advance. We are extremely angry at the Crowne Plaza Alexandria and will never attempt another stay.

  • Couple
    5.0

    The room with a view was worthwhile, convenient location close to airport & Alexandria, the bed was comfortable and the pillows were soft. The bartender was surprisingly warm and welcoming.

    When I first came in the staff seemed like they had more important things to do than to greet myself and my lady. Not so much as eye contact. There were no other customers, and after standing there for a few moments, we had to greet them. While we were staying there, a protest took place in front of the hotel over discrimination against Syrians. What kind of place is this? The hotel looked older and more drab than I expected and did not seem to live up to its colorful photos. The $20.00/night parking pass was not mentioned with the booking information. There are other hotels in the area which would have been a lower price for what would seem to be a better experience.

  • Single
    7.4

    Food,bar, room size, cleaniness

    The process of getting in my room, I was at front desk way too long. I already had a reservation booked online I even brought my laptop with me to prove that I did. They said they had a different order number that I had but I still came up in system. A line was building behind me while she was playing on computer. Then I was asked for credit card to pay for it again and the deposit for more money that they claimed was for damages. I ended up paying cash for a room I prebooked days ago because they couldn't use my card for everything. About 10 mins later I finally got my room key. I was so frustrated, that took way to long. I was relieved with all my heavy bags on me when I got to my room and passed out on comfy bed.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The friendliness. The elevators were also very quick to get from lobby to the high floors. Very nice and clean.

  • Single
    7.4

    Location near our office

    Loud with trains nearby. Shuttle service not available.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The shuttle bus was not able to pick us up from the center of town after midnight. We called at about 1:00pm and I was told that the driver had gone home for the day:(

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    $20.00 parking charge. No Valet or bellman.

  • Couple
    8.8

    Location, value for money

  • Single
    8.2

    Cleaness, close to the river. Alexandria is a very nice neighborhood.

    The shuttle from / to the airport is not properly dimensioned, I had to wait 1 hour to get it. Marriott and Sheraton have multiple shuttles, while Crowne shares just 1 with Holiday Inn.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We had the Breakfast Plan, which was an OUTSTANDING breakfast buffet. The buffet staff was excellent, courteous, attentive and we would highly recommend it!! Our room had a gorgeous view of the Potomac River, with a beautiful landscape of lights in early morning and evening. We intend to return most definitely.

    The young lady at the front desk who checked us into the hotel about 11 am was less than welcoming, and less than helpful. We had five pieces of luggage, which is quite a bit to handle, and we had to beg for a luggage carrying machine (on rollers) to help ourselves up to our room. We finally found a machine outside the hotel at the curb. This young lady made no effort at all to assist locating any machine, or personnel to help. She is not an asset to this beautiful hotel. All other staff was helpful and courteous.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Breakfast, location

How to reach hotel

hotel Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria Hotel Alexandria location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

901 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, United States, 22314

Get directions
City Center
  • Alexandria
    1.2 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Alexandria, VA Station
    2.2 km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
Underground stations
  • Braddock Road
    1.2 km
  • Underground stations
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Extra Perks Coffee Shop and Cafe (cuisine: British)
    60 m
  • The Perfect Pita (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    90 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    254