Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Hotel - Alexandria

8751 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, United States, 22309-4223  show map
 2 stars
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Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Hotel - Alexandria

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Free Wi-Fi

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The 2-star Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. offers non-smoking rooms in proximity to George Washington University, Old Town and Mt. Vernon. It features ironing service, dry cleaning and free shuttle service as well as a vending machine, parking and a designated smoking area.

Reagan Washington National airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft..

Rooms

This property has 132 guestrooms including Mini Mini Suite, Business Double Room and Double Room appointed with a sofa, a dressing area, heating, a laptop-size safe and a work desk. Guests can make use of a hairdryer, a roll in shower and a bathtub in every bathroom.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served daily.

Services

Corporate travelers can use a copier, a business center and a meeting room available on site.

Relax

A cocktail lounge and a golf course are offered for guests' comfort.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   132.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Fitness center

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Armchair

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

8751 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, United States, 22309-4223

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City Center
  • Alexandria
    7.3 mi
Airports
Underground stations
  • Braddock Road
    7.6 mi
  • Underground stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    5.5 mi
Restaurants
  • Su Pollo (cuisine: Barbecue, Peruvian)
    300 ft
  • Mt. Vernon Family Restaurant
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    132

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: King Size bed or 2 Queen Size beds
Size: 250 sq. feet
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  • Shower
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    Bed type: King Size bed
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      Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Mini  Mini SuiteBest Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Mini  Mini SuiteBest Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Mini  Mini Suite
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      Bed type: King Size bed
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        Business Double Room
        Bed type: King Size bed
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Hotel - Alexandria Alexandria location
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          Hotel Address:

          8751 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, United States, 22309-4223

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Alexandria
            7.3 mi
          Airports
          Underground stations
          • Braddock Road
            7.6 mi
          • Underground stations
            400 ft
          • Bus stop
            5.5 mi
          Restaurants
          • Su Pollo (cuisine: Barbecue, Peruvian)
            300 ft
          • Mt. Vernon Family Restaurant
            600 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            132

          Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Location

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          What's nearby

          Places of interest

          • George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate - 2.2 mi

          Amusement

          • Accokeek Amusements - 6.2 mi

          Museums

          • Gum Springs Historical Society - 2.7 mi

          Parks

          • Martin Luther King JR Park - 2.7 mi

          Halls

          • Buckman Road Apartments Recrtn - 2.2 mi

          Universities, Institutes

          • Central Michigan University - 1.4 mi
          • Park University - 1.4 mi
          • Southern Illinois University - 1.4 mi
          • Victor Beauty Academies - 2.9 mi

          Medical care and Hospitals

          • Dewitt Army Community Hospital - 1.4 mi

          Military facilities

          • Fort Belvior Army Garrison - 1.7 mi
          • Fort Belvoir - 2.1 mi

          Local Attractions

          • Huntley Meadows Park - 3.3 mi
            3701 Lockheed Blvd, Alexandria
          • Pohick Bay Regional Park - 4.3 mi
            Lorton, VA
          • Lake Accotink Park - 6.5 mi
            7500 Accotnik Park Road, Springfield
          • Pirate's Cove Water Park - 4.1 mi
            6501 Pohick Bay Drive, Lorton
          • Cameron Run Regional Park - 6.0 mi
            4001 Eisenhower Ave, Alexandria

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Su Pollo - 300 ft

            Address: 8741 Richmond Hwy
            Phone: 703-799-6577

            73% likes this, based on 23 reviews
            Cuisine: Barbecue, Peruvian

          • McDonalds - 600 ft

            Address: 8735 Richmond Hwy

            61% likes this, based on 33 reviews
            Cuisine: American

          • Thai Nakorn - 700 ft

            Address: 8733 F Cooper Rd.
            Phone: 703-360-8288

            80% likes this, based on 13 reviews
            Cuisine: Thai

          • Mt. Vernon Family Restaurant - 600 ft

            Address: 8794-D Sacramento Dr.
            Phone: (703) 360-7422

            73% likes this, based on 37 reviews

          • Il Paradiso Trattoria - 600 ft

            Address: 8723 Cooper Road
            Phone: 703 360-4105

            73% likes this, based on 34 reviews

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            132
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          Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft.

          Individual guest reviews

          • Single
            7.0

            The room was really spacious and clean.There is no many staff members there but they're generally helpful. It's good they have shuttle buses to the Metro station although I didn't use it because I had a car rented.

            Although my impression of the hotel was as clean and my room was very clean,when I used their complimentary coffee machine in the lobby, I found a small fly swimming in my cup! One lady at the reception who was present on the night I arrived, she needs to be friendly and at least learn to smile. Although my stay was for 3 nights, I was able the catch breakfast there only on the day I was leaving. It was very poor. I think the price is a bit high for the location.

          • Couple
            10.0

            I loved the location and comfort of the rooms

          • Single
            10.0

            Good accomodations, reasonable rate, pleasant, helpful staff.

            Room refridgerator could have been colder.

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            It was easy to find, clean, had nice amenities. It was 6 mins. from Washington's Mount Vernon. Restaurants were nearby.

            There was some dust behind the night stand. I would not have noticed it -- my neighbor did.

          • Single
            8.2

            The room had everything: Fridge, microwave, coffee maker, tv, king size bed, big chair with foot stool, desk, and safe and free breakfast. What more could you want? Staff was very pleasant. The hotel and room were very clean.

            If I had anything to recommend it would be the manager to plan staffing in the breakfast room based on occupancy. One person can't keep up the food and cleaning tables etc after a room full of teens in the same way they can keep up after a few well mannered adults. They tried hard and were in constant motion. Over six days the staff didn't change but the number of people changed dramatically.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Hotel staff greeted us daily as we walked in the door. Very helpful when asking for directions and willing to give suggestions of things to do and places to eat. Have a shuttle service that will take you to the Metro, about 6 miles away...nice service.

            The person that took care of the breakfast daily was not as pleasant. She was constantly not paying attention to the food and was doing personal things and chatting with the other employees, who came in to grab a quick bite, instead of watching the food. Many customers would have to ask her to make more eggs and refill the milk container for cereal. Didn't seem like she wanted to be there.

          • Group of friends
            7.8

            Bed size is large and confortable. Room have iron and refrigerator free of charge

            A car is very recommended or nearly a necessity. Rooms do not have light in the roof. Air-conditioner is noisly.

          • Couple
            8.2

            We stayed at the Western Mount Vernon to go to Washington D.C. With a car it was close enough and We saved a lot of money compared to a hotel that would have been located in W.D.C. The room was clean and had a large bathroom.. I had no complaints at all!

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            It was clean and newly renovated. It was close to my destination. It had a nice variety of breakfast choices.

          • Group of friends
            5.8

            price, ease to find and cleanness

            plastic forks and knives, fruits quality

          • Family with children
            9.6

            Helpful and and very friendly staff!

            The complete breakfast was available only 1-1.5 hour :(

          • Single
            9.2

            The staff was very nice and

            We only got shampoo one day during our three day stay. It was never replenished. The lighting is very poor in the room...we couldn't read our tourist information/maps and there are no comfortable chairs to read in. The lobby was well lit and had comfortable furniture but when we got in late I wanted to work on the next day's schedule in the room but couldn't because of the poor light.

          • Family with children
            9.6

            I'd read the reviews and based my booking on them. They did not lie. This was a great place to stay. The staff was wonderful, and the room immaculate and very nicely furnished. Our beds were so comfortable that I slept better than I normally do in a hotel room. I was in the area to look for a place to live, and because it is right on Rt. 1, I had great access to the freeway and different parkways. I was more than pleased with my stay here.

          • Older travelers
            4.4

            Fresh bread at breakfast

            The hotel was practically empty and I still ended up paying 50% more than I am used to for a basic budget hotel. It would have been a much better value at 70-80 $ not the $135 I paid.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            Able to drive to metro station and park the car sagely and quickly (free on weekends) and get from there to downtown dc in 30 minutes.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Best Western Mount Vernon/Ft. Hotel - Alexandria Alexandria location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          8751 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, United States, 22309-4223

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Alexandria
            7.3 mi
          Airports
          Underground stations
          • Braddock Road
            7.6 mi
          • Underground stations
            400 ft
          • Bus stop
            5.5 mi
          Restaurants
          • Su Pollo (cuisine: Barbecue, Peruvian)
            300 ft
          • Mt. Vernon Family Restaurant
            600 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            132