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Questions About Arlington - Holiday Inn Rosslyn Area

saint louis. mo
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Questions About Arlington - Holiday Inn Rosslyn Area

I have been searching the boards and can't find anything more recent than early 2017 about this area. Is the Rosslyn area still a nice safe place for families to stay? I have been looking for a hotel with easy Metro access under $200 a night in June and this seems to be the best option. From the maps, it seems I could take the Metro to Arlington Cemetary and the National Mall fairly easily?

Thanks for any info you can give!

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Silver Spring...
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1. Re: Questions About Arlington - Holiday Inn Rosslyn Area

Yes and yes

Olney, Maryland
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2. Re: Questions About Arlington - Holiday Inn Rosslyn Area

Rosslyn has been a very nice area since, around, 1965. My parents and then we have been staying at hotels there since 1971.

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3. Re: Questions About Arlington - Holiday Inn Rosslyn Area

The only danger in Rosslyn is being in an ugly canyon of boring high-rise office buildings. But it is close enough to DC that escape is not too difficult or expensive.

Arlington, Virginia
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4. Re: Questions About Arlington - Holiday Inn Rosslyn Area

I actually live in Arlington and can attest that Rosslyn is a very good choice of a place to stay when visiting D.C. It's definitely a nice, safe place for families and you'll find plenty of choices of restaurants for dining out. There's also a Safeway supermarket; a Target Express; and several drug stores for whatever food/incidentals you might need. Since Rosslyn is right across the Potomac River from D.C., you have a quick and easy trip via Metro to the sights in D.C., including those on the National Mall. And Arlington National Cemetery is just one Metro stop away from the Rosslyn Station.

I'm sure you will enjoy your stay in Rosslyn!

saint louis. mo
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5. Re: Questions About Arlington - Holiday Inn Rosslyn Area

Thanks for the info. It was the perfect spot to rest after a long day in DC and had great options for dinner.

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