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Governor House Inn

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6650 Arlington Blvd, Falls Church, VA 22042-6608 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews shuttle service baskin robbins dc area free shuttle clean rooms free continental breakfast an older hotel national mall a wonderful stay an upgrade two double beds comfortable stay coffee maker short drive definitely stay here again dave metro
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Throw back motel but very accommodating. Simple, clean rooms with very affordable rates. The location, affordability, Ihop across the street and motel shuttle service to the Metro make this an easy decision on where to stay when visiting the DC sites and staying out of...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank TravelinLyd
Response from Dave C, Manager at Governor House InnResponded 1 week ago

TravelinLyd, Thank you so much for staying with us and taking the time to share your experience! The review is spot on and we sincerely appreciate the time put into describing our Inn for others. We hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Dave C.

Reviewed 6 September 2018

I called to find out how much it was for a pet the man on the phone told me it was 50.00 per pet per night it sounds like they discriminate against pets their web site say that it is 25.00 per night pet I...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank TheresaG545
Response from Dave C, Reg. Dir. at Governor House InnResponded 4 October 2018

Theresa, Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns, and we have relayed them to our front desk staff. For clarity the answer is there is a minimum $50.00 fee for pets on a one or two night stay, after two nights it...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We booked three rooms online with Expedia to stop in DC on our way home from our two family vacation. We were given our keys only to drive around to the back open one door that had people staying in it! And two that did...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank hkupris
Response from Dave C, Reg. Dir. at Governor House InnResponded 4 October 2018

Hkupris, I'm glad you posted this as it gives me a chance to follow up, I've left a couple of messages to insure you received the refund we issued to Expedia for you, I'm hopeful the no return call means you have. Again my apologies...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

The room was rather old looking and there was water dripping from the ceiling just outside of the bathroom. However, it didn’t affect my stay- just moved a trash bin under it. The beds were comfortable and there was plenty of space for us. The...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank 666_Sophia
Response from Dave C, Reg. Dir. at Governor House InnResponded 4 October 2018

Sophia, Thank you for the nice description of our hotel, we have completed the renovations from a central air system to individual room units (Huge relief) so the occasional leaks from the condensation in the units is now a thing of the past, I appreciate...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

was clean, but thats about only nice thing I can say. Was only place available due to all star baseball game everything booked.Girl at front for check really good helpful, not so much girl next day didnt know anything re buses etc.. Is old fashioned...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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About
Description
A 1950’s Motor Hotel located in Falls Church near Arlington and Washington D.C. Step back a moment to family vacations and trips of yesteryears.. Our Historical Route 50 Inn offers an undeniably More convenient and valuable location just Minutes from our Nation's Capital. Originally Built in the 50's our Inn offers a chance to step back in time while providing all the amenities of today: High Speed WiFi, Business center, Metro Shuttle Service from 7a to 11a mornings and 5p to 9p evenings (starts at 8 am on weekends) and Continental Breakfast. We have room types to accommodate any budget - Executive Kings w/ Flat screens, Micro-Fridges, Voicemail, coffee makers and more to our standard doubles featuring the basics for the value seeking guest; so take a moment to review our room types when booking to find the perfect fit for your trip. In addition, our Inn has numerous restaurants and shops within walking distance and downtown Falls Church "The Little City" is just a few blocks away. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Hotel Style
Best Value
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Onsen
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Onsen
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
121
Price range
US$67 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Quality Inn Governor
Also Known As
Governor House Hotel Falls Church
,
Quality Inn Falls Church
Location
United States > Virginia > Falls Church
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Onsen
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
121
Price range
US$67 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Quality Inn Governor
Also Known As
Governor House Hotel Falls Church
,
Quality Inn Falls Church
Location
United States > Virginia > Falls Church
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Room & Suite (39)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Debbie T
17 September 2016|
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Response from Thomas O | Reviewed this property |
I am not certain, because disabled was not one of my concerns when I made the booking. Having said that, much of the property is on the ground level, the doors are fairly wide and there are ramps up over the curbs... More
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highwy
6 August 2016|
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Response from Dave C | Property representative |
And again our guests have beat us too it- thanks everyone for the fast and responsive answers!!! So far you have the bus routes, schedules and metro info and suggested fares from the other answers- all I can add is we... More
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27 July 2016|
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Response from Dave C | Property representative |
Hello all! 1) Make sure to use the word military or government discount (It will get you 10% off) As a vet myself, a VFW member, and a DAV Member I have explained to the staff we consider all of these ID's along with active... More
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"Don't even stay here..it is very dirty."
callme_may
16 Jul 2018
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"Back side is quieter. Ask for newer or renovated rooms if possible."
Proartist
27 Jun 2017
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"Don't select a room close to the lobby as where folks gathered waiting for the shuttle and were loudly..."
rnatterer
21 Jun 2017
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"not facing room is best, but don't stay here unless you can't afford anything else"
TerriS207
25 May 2017
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