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    Office & Access Hours for Life Storage #57, Alexandria

    • Office Hours

      • Today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (closed for lunch 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
      • Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (closed for lunch 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
      • Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (closed for lunch 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
      • Sunday: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Access Hours

      • Daily: 24-Hour Access
    • Closings

      Life Storage #57, Alexandria ‐ Features & Info

    • Storage Facility Features

      • Climate & Humidity Controlled Storage Units
      • Use our Moving Van or Truck Free with Storage Rental!
      • 24 Hour Access
      • Surveillance Cameras
      • Fenced & Lighted
      • Vehicle/Boat Parking
      • 54' Truck Access
      • Boxes & Packing Supplies Sold Here
      • Elevator available
      • Hand carts available
      • Customer deliveries accepted
      • Month-to-month storage rental
      • 24-hour emergency service
      • Online account management
    • Rental Requirements

      • Insurance required
      • Storage insurance available (third party)
      • $25 admin fee for new rentals
      • Payments due on 1st of the month
    • Payment Methods

      • Cash
      • Check
      • Visa
      • Mastercard
      • American Express
      • Discover
      • Auto-payment
      • Online payment
    • Vehicle Storage Available

      • Vehicle Title required
      • Vehicle Registration required
      • Must be in running condition/on trailer
    • Climate & Humidity Controlled Storage Units

      This facility features both climate controlled storage units and Dri-guard Humidity controlled storage units. Climate Controlled storage spaces provide a temperature controlled environment for your belongings. Humidity controlled storage spaces are designed to protect goods from rises in humidity levels inside the space, regardless of the outside humidity. Climate control is a great solution for wood, electronics and plastics. Humidity control is the right choice for furniture, metals, fabric and paper. Learn more about the benefits of climate controlled storage here.
    • Use our Moving Van or Truck Free with Storage Rental!

      When you rent storage, we'll rent you our moving van or truck for free! You receive 25 miles free as well. Rental times will vary based on time slot availability, and we allow one use per storage space rented. For further details contact your local storage manager or read our van and truck rental guide here.
    • 24 Hour Access

      Even when our office is closed, you can access your space! This store offers 24 hour access. You enter your personal access code at a keypad to access the property. Your space is secured with a lock, and only you have the key!
    • Surveillance Cameras

      Smile, you're on camera! Surveillance cameras are positioned throughout the facility to create a safer environment by monitoring traffic in and out of the facility and deterring trespassers.
    • Fenced & Lighted

      Fencing around this facility is designed to limit access only to customers with assigned electronic access codes. Grounds, aisles and interior hallways are lighted for safety and convenience.
    • Vehicle/Boat Parking

      This facility offers month-to-month rental of parking for cars, trailers, and larger vehicles such as boats and RVs. Some spaces offer covering for protection from the elements - see specific space details for features. For a quick intro to vehicle storage, click here.
    • 54' Truck Access

      The entrance, aisles, and most drive-up accessible storage units are wide enough to accommodate large vehicles, up to and including 54' tractor trailers.
    • Boxes & Packing Supplies Sold Here

      This Life Storage location carries a full line of moving and storage supplies such as boxes, packing tape, packing materials, and more! Our supplies help move awkward items like wardrobes and big screen TVs and keep delicate items like dishes safe during moving and storage. Stop in our office before the big move for your supplies! For helpful moving and packing tips, visit our guide here.

      Customer Reviews - Life Storage #57, Alexandria

    • We at Life Storage want to maintain the best storage facilities in Alexandria, and in every city where we do business. That's why we routinely ask our customers about their experience with us and challenge ourselves to make it better. You can read what customers think about us here on our website - over the past four years, we've had over 100,000 customers respond to our surveys and tell us what they think. We publish their reviews here, and we're proud of the result!

      Write a Review
      • Overall Rating for Life Storage in Alexandria (#057)
      4.62 out of 5 based on 78 of our most recent Reviews
      • Barry from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Albert was amazing! He was friendly, professional, and was very competent at his job. I work in multi-unit supervision for a large retail chain and people like this should not go unnoticed. Highly recommend this location to anyone looking for quality storage options."

      July 31, 2018
      • Richard from Alexandria, VA
      4.8 out of 5

      "Albert was of great assistance to me and saw to it that my every need was met. It's certainly nice to deal with a professional like Albert."

      May 23, 2018
      • Richard from Vienna, VA
      4.6 out of 5

      "The service was excellent and employees reflect well on your company. I closed out due to cost only."

      March 23, 2018
      • Lekisha from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "I was genuinely pleased with the staff at Life Storage. They were extremely kind and often went above and beyond to assist me. I would definitely recommend Life Storage to all my friends and family. "

      March 23, 2018
      • Chanier from Lorton, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Brittany Turner and Albert Charles were fantastic throughout this entire process!"

      March 23, 2018
      • from Ridley Park, PA
      5.0 out of 5

      "The Manager was swift, professional and respectful. I'm still reeling from the service received. Just awesome. "

      February 27, 2018
      • Shannon from Virginia Beach, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "I am very appreciative of the extra time the associates take to help me in every situation!! Love this place!"

      December 28, 2017
      • Adriano from Alexandria, VA
      4.9 out of 5

      "Customer service is much better than what is encountered at other similar businesses"

      December 27, 2017
      • Zoe from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "The level of service Brittany and the entire team at the Alexandria location provides is truly top notch! The methods they use should be taught to all associates nationwide as the level of service is far beyond anything I have encountered at other storage facilities."

      June 30, 2017
      • Bellatrix from Alexandria, VA
      4.4 out of 5

      "Great team, always ready to help and answer questions with a positive attitude. Thank you Bella PS: You may use my name as Bella, not my full name. Thanks"

      March 27, 2017
      • Alan from Arlington, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Your staff at the former Uncle Bob's Storage in Alexandria were amazing. I had my storage unit there for over two years and should I ever require storage again, I will choose that location. "

      March 23, 2017
      • Rosalind from Alexandria, VA
      3.9 out of 5

      "I Am happy with the results of choice on renting from this company...thank you staff members "

      March 18, 2017
      • Suzanne from Alexandria, VA
      4.6 out of 5

      "met expectations, employees very cheerful and helpful"

      February 21, 2017
      • Gwen from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "I just have to take a minute and thank Adrian Richards and Brittany Turner for their excellent customer service. They helped me make a informed and cost effective decision. Thank you for your service this company should be proud of you both. "

      February 06, 2017
      • Gregory from Arlington, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Brittney in store 057 is amazing! She is Great to work with! Always so pleasant and nice. Brittney returns calls quickly and works outside when needed in the cold. She does it with a smile and I hope that she gets a raise soon! Thank You, Pia"

      February 02, 2017
      • Lawrence from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "The team was very helpful and accommodating. I highly recommend this facility to everyone I know. Particularly the complimentary moving truck which was extremely helpful."

      January 24, 2017
      • La Trycee from Washington, DC
      5.0 out of 5

      "You all are absolutely AMAZING! I am so glad that I was able to find a storage company that is kind, friendly, helpful, respectful, and just genuinely great with customers. The customer service was amazing all around and I truly believe that things trickle down from the top, so the manager Brittany is doing a SPECTACULAR job at this location. It really shows in their work, and working with this group is effortless."

      November 20, 2016
      • Kevin from Arlington, VA
      4.9 out of 5

      "Staff was always extremely nice and helpful...never had any issues!"

      October 24, 2016
      • Gail from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Very nice, friendly, and helpful staff! Very accommodating ! Excellent customer service! Thanks to all of them!"

      October 23, 2016
      • Thomas from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Uncle Bob's [Life Storage] cares! Way better than my experience with Public Storage, where the gate was alway broken and open all night, and lighting was burned out and left that way."

      September 27, 2016
      • Hemant from Arlington, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "I was happy with the service and also like the space and surrounding area plus the security details"

      September 07, 2016
      • Stacy from Lynchburg, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "All my communications with both the Lynchburg, VA and the Springfield, VA Uncle Bob's [Life Storage] have been via Skype from South America. The staff is ready to help, coming up with solutions to problems and accommodating my special needs in a pleasant and professional way. Kudos!"

      April 26, 2016
      • Michael from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Brittany and the other employees were always professional and extremely helpful. Being in law enforcement I particularly appreciated the fact she lived on the property. "

      April 23, 2016
      • Catherine "CC" from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Brittany has always been very helpful and kind at the Alexandria VA location. Keep up the good work!"

      February 25, 2016
      • Amber from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Was able to fit my schedule and timing. Answered all questions and was patient as I decided on which size I needed"

      October 26, 2015
      • Mark from Alexandria, VA
      4.3 out of 5

      "A nice facility, although there were some signs of damage. Likely due to customers not being careful as the moved items in and out. Especially with the carts. But this was a nice facility. "

      October 23, 2015
      • James from Indianapolis, IN
      1.3 out of 5

      "This is not the first time that I've used in Uncle Bob's storage facility but it is the last time I will use one. The management is the largest issue of that store. I had an above average experience with one of the workers but Britney who I believe is the manager is extremely unprofessional. When I speak to somebody it is not so much the words that matter but the tone. It is possible that of the 12 times that I interacted with her but she was just having a bad day but from a management perspective professionalism should be displayed at all times. I had extreme difficulty accessing my unit after I had misplaced my key. It took them 2 weeks to get the lock removed. This in turn cause me to incur more expenses elsewhere due to their inability to cut my lock off. For the amount of money that I spent in the three months that I was there I do not believe that I got my money's worth. If anyone I know moves to the DMV I will be sure that they do not utilize that location. Which is the loca"

      October 23, 2015
      • Tamea from Fredericksburg, VA
      2.3 out of 5

      "after going into the office to confirm my reservation, when I arrived they said they lost it. I was stuck finding a uhaul location and paying out of pocket, the only reason i chose your site was due to the truck with the rental. this did not happen and the compensation did not make up for the additional time to drive to uhaul pick up a truck, move my items, and take the uhaul truck back. in addition to the additional gas charges for my vehicle and the rental truck."

      September 24, 2015
      • Robert from Alexandria, VA
      2.4 out of 5

      "It would be nice if they answered the phone when you call."

      September 16, 2015
      • Alisa from Arlington, VA
      4.8 out of 5

      "I expected to be greeted and served professionally and was."

      August 26, 2015
      • Ann from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "I appreciated the more reasonable pricing that you offered. I left my things in storage much longer than I originally intended because of this. "

      August 24, 2015
      • Deborah from Alexandria, VA
      4.9 out of 5

      " At the least... For long term customer of 2+ years or customers that are also long term 2+ years w/multiple units SHOULD receive a long term or multi-unit discount. Thank you."

      August 02, 2015
      • Springfield from Springfield, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "I really like the office people. They stay on top of things And we were notified promptly when we hadn't secured our lock correctly. Job well done. "

      July 24, 2015
      • Karin from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "I was a repeat customer and everything was like before. I would always use this facility."

      June 25, 2015
      • Shedrick from CHICAGO, IL
      5.0 out of 5

      "I was deployed for five months and I did not have to worry about my personal items. Thanks again."

      June 24, 2015
      • Marco from Arlington, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Great experience, great service. thanks so much to your local staff. Marco."

      June 23, 2015
      • Martha from Tullahoma, TN
      5.0 out of 5

      "The gentleman who helped us went above and beyond our expectations. Thank you"

      June 20, 2015
      • Doris from Alexandria, VA
      4.8 out of 5

      "Online website provided helpful information and promo (free truck rental). Calling to make a reservation was easy and quick. Space was large and spacious. Customer service was great. "

      May 28, 2015
      • Glorieso from Hampton, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "I am pleased with everything. My daughter left her door unlocked and they sent me a letter. When she went to check on the unit it had been secured. I rented the unit for my daughter so I was in Hampton and when the unit became cleared out they let me handle the paperwork over the phone. Very good customer service. Thanks again."

      May 23, 2015
      • Sonnja from Alexandria, VA
      4.9 out of 5

      "excellent customer service at my location in Alexandria, Virginia, every time I have had contact with staff."

      April 09, 2015
      • Sharon from Alexandria, VA
      4.7 out of 5

      "Very nice staff and the free use of a moving truck is over the top customer care!"

      March 31, 2015
      • Mike from McLean, VA
      4.6 out of 5

      "The associates were very nice and helpful. It was easier than expected."

      March 27, 2015
      • Francis from Springfield, VA
      4.5 out of 5

      "We rent from your Alexandria, VA facility on General Green Way and every time I go in the office Brittney always greets me by name and says hello. She is courteous, professional and always does anything she can to help. She deserves some recognition because she is truly outstanding!"

      March 05, 2015
      • Mary Elise from ALEXANDRIA, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "We thought that the Uncle Bob's team was incredibly friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful. "

      February 25, 2015
      • Leroy from Lorton, VA
      4.1 out of 5

      "Parking areas are full of fallen leaves. Would like to see the leaves blown and removed. "

      February 02, 2015
      • Monica from Arlington, VA
      2.3 out of 5

      "It would be nice to have the hallways sweep and mop in the storage area."

      December 30, 2014
      • Chris from Cambridge, MA
      4.2 out of 5

      "Competent service, good prices, clear communication"

      December 30, 2014
      • David from Arlington, VA
      4.5 out of 5

      "Only issue is the unit needs a light bulb, which i haven't brought to the attention of the facility, minor issue."

      October 29, 2014
      • Andrew from Arlington, VA
      4.8 out of 5

      "You should sell shelving units to store items above furniture since it gets hard to stack boxes on, let's say, a Laz-E-Boy"

      October 27, 2014
      • Darnell from Woodbridge, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Your rep Brittany took her time to be certain everything was explained in a very informative manner and that my needs would be satisfied."

      September 26, 2014
      • Audrey from Arlington, VA
      3.7 out of 5

      "Office was musty smelling and the storage space had cobwebs. The storage door was nicely and promptly painted after chipped paint covered "

      September 25, 2014
      • Susan from Annandale, VA
      4.2 out of 5

      "I should have been informed about the hour lunch when I pre arranged my move in date. If I had been paying movers I would have gone elsewhere."

      September 24, 2014
      • Hilary from Remsen, NY
      5.0 out of 5

      "I can't begin to explain the horror me and my husband had with our previous storage place, from bad customer service to skunks in our unit all of our things were ruined. When I spoke to the excellent employee at uncle bobs I instantly had more faith In renting a unit again and the lady who greeted me was phenomenal!!! so nice and full of knowledge thank you so much"

      September 24, 2014
      • Richard from Alexandria, VA
      4.9 out of 5

      "I'm glad I find you guys when I was looking around city for a unit. Thanks!"

      September 24, 2014
      • Berkemeyer from Alexandria, VA
      4.8 out of 5

      "I'll need your services back in a few months and I'll be back"

      September 23, 2014
      • Clifford from Scottsdale, AZ
      4.6 out of 5

      "Very easy to communication with desk staff at store #057 and while I cannot remember the names of everyone I called with occasionally they were always polite and helpful. Thanks! "

      September 23, 2014
      • Matt from Alexandria, VA
      3.8 out of 5

      "Generally, we like our experience with you. However, small things are irritating, like the fact that the door to the building our unit was in was broken and didn't shut for over a year and there is no electricity to our unit, so the the light fixture in the unit won't work--at least, that's what we were told when we complained. If I remember correctly, I also can't pay for my unit online, which is ridiculous. "

      August 26, 2014
      • Mark from Alexandria, VA
      3.7 out of 5

      "EB's prices were the I did not expect the most convenient nor cleanest place. It was pretty clean, but the convenience (e.g. getting keys for freight elevator access, narrow halls and doors, etc.) was as expected...not great, but not terrible either...just inconvenient."

      August 26, 2014
      • Troy from Alexandria, VA
      3.7 out of 5

      "I asked about a climate controlled space and was told there are none... Agent never looked in the computer nor did she tell me if any may open up."

      July 25, 2014
      • Julianna from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Even though I was late, the salesperson waited for me! I really appreciate the extra effort that the salesperson did, and her understanding of my inconvenience of being late!"

      July 02, 2014
      • Marina from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "We were unable to get to our storage unit due to an elevator outage. When we informed the office of this, they contacted the corporate office and gave us 1 month free. This was a pleasant surprise! We will tell everyone we know about Bob's - that is a guarantee! "

      June 27, 2014
      • Patricia from Falls Church, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "The staff were great-helpful, friendly and knowledgable "

      June 23, 2014
      • Rudi from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Excellent staff. Always helpful above and beyond.. "

      May 23, 2014
      • Randolph from Washington, DC
      4.9 out of 5

      "Limited experience with different storage providers, but most of those we have seen or used were not well-maintained or seemed "iffy", so our expectations for storage providers in general were pretty low."

      April 24, 2014
      • Natalina from Arlington, VA
      4.5 out of 5

      "The whole experience was straight forward and easy."

      April 24, 2014
      • Mathew from Washington, DC
      5.0 out of 5

      "The moving truck is a great perk. I have already recommended two additional people that are storing with you now. Thank you for your service."

      March 29, 2014
      • from Alexandria, VA
      3.6 out of 5

      "The entire time I rented there, the door by the elevator was broken and never shut properly. The elevator was in pretty bad shape with lack of maintenance and required the door to hit you to reopen. Multiple times that could have knocked me over as my hands were full loading items."

      March 23, 2014
      • Gloria from Alexandria, VA
      4.5 out of 5

      "Often lights are out in the storage areas and there are spider webs everywhere!"

      February 28, 2014
      • Stephanie from Alexandria, VA
      4.8 out of 5

      "They were extremely helpful and since was a returning client they told me about a discount on got on my unit. I was not expecting that."

      February 26, 2014
      • Michael from Arlington, VA
      4.2 out of 5

      "For the past couple years, facility maintenance was not impressive. The elevator I use was broken, doors were bent and didn't operate well. This seems to have been addressed recently, as things seem to have been fixed to the degree that they work now."

      February 26, 2014
      • Dennis from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Extra friendly and good advice. Also, very quickly got me in and out - not rude but to let me get going/moving. Very happy with experience and staff."

      February 25, 2014
      • Justin from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Very personable and great service. There were no hidden fees, no red tape that wasn't advertised (even for using the truck), and on one occasion, I improperly locked my unit and was notified; I thought that was fantastic. I just wish all of my dealings in life were the same as I had when renting the unit!"

      February 25, 2014
      • Sarah from Arlington, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Your employees were the best! I've never known anyone to be so helpful, prompt, and understanding. I appreciate the price and the hours and all that other good stuff, truly, but I'm recommending your facility based on your employees. THANKS A MILLION!!!"

      January 23, 2014
      • Joshua from Arlington, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Brittany is one of the nicest people I have ever met at your storage facility. She always greeted me with a smile and made the process so easy. She deserves major recognition!"

      December 23, 2013
      • Kay from Alexandria, VA
      4.8 out of 5

      "The space suited our needs and was reasonably priced. The staff was always very friendly and helpful in a warm and genuine way, rather than at arm's length and institutional. I have happily recommended Uncle Bob's [Life Storage] many times."

      December 23, 2013
      • Michael from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "I am extremely happy with Bob's and wouldn't think of using a different storage company . keep it up !"

      December 04, 2013
      • from Alexanria, VA
      4.8 out of 5

      "Just one thing; outside night lighting is inadequate. I'm hefty guy and I'm uncomfortable being there at night/after dark. Motion sensor lights would be helpful."

      October 31, 2013
      • Beth from Alexandria, VA
      5.0 out of 5

      "Have rented units before and everything was as it should have been from previous experience"

      October 17, 2013

      Serving Alexandria and Springfield

      Our self storage facility on General Green Way is located northeast of the I-395 N Highway, between General Washington Dr and Stephenson Way, near Backlick Run. Click here for directions.

      At Life Storage Facility #057, we offer great property security systems and clean, affordable storage units to rent for the residents of Springfield, Franconia, York manor, and other neighborhoods in Alexandria, VA. Call us with questions, reserve online, or click here to compare other storage units in Alexandria.

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      Free Truck Rental

      With storage unit rental

      When you rent any new space at this facility, you'll get to use our moving truck or van to help with the move!

      Save Up to $25

      for completing Rapid Rental

      We'll waive our admin fee (Up to $25) when you complete our Rapid Rental form before arrival.

      You'll save money and a bunch of time on move-in day!

      Moving Supplies

      Need Boxes & Packing Supplies?

      Life Storage has a complete line of tough, mover-grade moving boxes and packing supplies for sale here.

      Save up to $25

      We'll waive our admin fee (Up to $25) when you complete our Rapid Rental form before arrival.

      You'll save money and a bunch of time on move-in day!

      Need help? Our support team is available 24/7 at (800) 800-3456