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Ford's Colony at Williamsburg

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Address: One Ford's Colony Drive, Williamsburg, VA 23188
Phone Number: 800-334-6033
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Description: Fifty-four holes of golf, designed by award-winning architect Dan Maples...
Fifty-four holes of golf, designed by award-winning architect Dan Maples, is touted to be a true player's course, challenging the skills of pros and amateurs alike.
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Great golf on Black Heath

We played Black Heath and Marsh Hawk. Both fantastic, with Black Heath a cut above. Absolutely gorgeous. Beautiful layout, and both courses challenging but fair. Would absolutey... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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Blainville, Canada
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Blainville, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We played Black Heath and Marsh Hawk. Both fantastic, with Black Heath a cut above. Absolutely gorgeous. Beautiful layout, and both courses challenging but fair. Would absolutey return to golf here. 18 holes surrouned by stunning homes, just wow!

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews 54 reviews
16 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Stayed at the Marriott Vacation Club. Ford's Colony itself is a nice conglomeration of upscale and not-so-upscale homes. The Hotel was disappointing. Noisy air-conditioning and rowdy guests in adjoining rooms. Leaking bathroom sink and non-functioning appliance (iron). Bland decor, but not the worst I've experienced. OK value for money.

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Buckhorn, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This review is about the golf course. We have played there several times and love all 3 courses. We did have one problematic round tho'. Our electric cart died on about the 12 hole. No marshals in sight so we had to phone the clubhouse. After waiting almost a 1/2 hour we phoned again. Finally someone came and we stopped... More 

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NY
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This was our first experience at a Marriott Vacation Facility and we loved it. The staff is super friendly willing to help with anything. The units are clean with attention to detail. We had an electrical problem and maintenance was there in minutes to see to it. It was too cold for the pool, but in nice weather they are... More 

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Pleasant View, Tennessee
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96 reviews 96 reviews
49 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Attended a wedding here, very good location with a Marriott on site. If you live or want to get married in this area you should consider this location.

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Vienna, Virginia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
11 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Fords Colony is a gated community with a golf course and clubhouse with restaurant. The clubhouse is run by Marriott (they also have a time share on the property) and is open to the public, although there is a members only area. There is a grill downstairs (Harry's) and the food is average at best. The restaurant on the main... More 

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Fantastic hotel experience. Lots of fun amenities and activities. Great value in a gorgeous resort. We plan to come back on our next trip to VA.

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North Babylon, New York
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148 reviews 148 reviews
53 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Besides being a lush and lovely residential community, this is also home to The Manor Club, a Marriott timeshare. This property is stunning with golf courses , tennis and beautiful walking and biking trails. We love it here and are so grateful we purchased this timeshare property! I've always said I'd like to live in this community. It is peaceful... More 

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Montague
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We played the Blue Heron Golf Course. The course was in very good condition. Playing as a couple we usually play 18 holes in a little over 3 hours. However, this day we were behind a couple foursome that I believe we're in teaching mode, finally they let us go through after 12 holes and we finished up in a... More 

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Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I stay about 3 times a year and The staff is the best always there to help you out. The rooms are always clean and the outside area is just beautiful

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