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River Edge Inn

30 Colonial Ave., Colonial Beach, VA 22443
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
lab1976 Washington, DC
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Washington, DC
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed during the weekend of the Colonial Beach Triathlon, which was conveniently located adjacent to the start. The hotel was centrally located to the (pebbly) beach and several restaurants. The bed was comfortable and clean. I was dismayed that the hotel wouldn't extend check-out time past 11am for athletes competing in the Olympic length tri. Quite a few guests... More

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Bent mountain, VA
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

April is a gorgeous time to visit Colonial Beach. There are only a few motels, and the River Edge Inn is a great place to stay. It IS right on the river. The beach is lovely. It is a pebble beach, right outside the registration area. You can sit on the patio and relax. There is an osprey nest near... More

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

My husband and I stayed this past weekend for a quiet getaway in a small town. We are from Virginia Beach which is nothing but tourists and jammed packed with 20 somethings looking for nightclubs. A family member turned us on to Colonial Beach so we thought we'd give it a shot. The first night we stayed at a B&B... More

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SEVERNA PARK
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

We arrived Christmas Eve night and received a warm welcome in a newly refurbished lobby. Because of the cold, blustery weather, were given a second floor room which is accessed through an interior lobby. First floor rooms open directly to the outside so, while we had to climb outside steps, the interior hallway helped to keep our room temperature constant... More

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virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

this was my first time visiting C.B and stayed at this hotel for 1 night. Betty at the front desk was very friendly and informed us on the hotels accomodations. the room was nice, clean,and quiet, they had a continental breakfast that consist of pastries, cereal, fruit, milk,juice and tea, you can tell the hotel had been updated with paint... More

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Prince George, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

I had heard horror stories of the old owners and change overs..but upon arrival was pleasantly surprised at the clean nice room and remodeled efforts! Great fresh continental breakfast and eating space.Shirley?Owners daughter? was great and friendly..remembering names and addressing you by them as a personal touch.Redeeming factor for Korean culture and attitude..as I think she is? After staying at... More

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Stafford, Virginia
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116 reviews 116 reviews
34 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

You can not beat the location of the Inn it is walking distance to everything. The room was an excellent size and has been completely remodeled. Duvet covers on the bed and new carpet just make it look so nice. The grounds are clean and we were sorry the pool was closed for the season because it looked very large.... More

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

The hotel was recently remodeled. It was a great place to stay and the owners are very nice people. Our check in time was 3 p.m. but we had an invite to attend so they managed to get us in earlier. Pool area was very nice and clean - rooms extremely clean.

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Richmond, Virginia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013 via mobile

It was our first time with our almost 3 years old toddler and my family in that nice peaceful area of Virginia. We picked out this hotel because of its great location on the edge of Potomac River and downtown shopping and restaurants. The town is not so big, so personally for myself I enjoyed walking to the food lion... More

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

My wife and I just spent three nights at the River Edge Inn while on a little vacation (Sept 17 thru Sept 20th 2013) We were made welcome, all the staff so friendly and helpful. The room was spotless and neat and had all we needed. Twin Queens, Flat screen, coffee maker, hair dryer, microwave, mini fridge and good working... More

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Address: 30 Colonial Ave., Colonial Beach, VA 22443
Location: United States > Virginia > Colonial Beach
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Also Known As:
Colonial Beach-Days Inn On The Potomac Hotel Colonial Beach

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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your cozy home away from home...Welcome to the River Edge Inn, at Colonial Beach, Virginia. We are now under new ownership and have completely renovated all 60 guest rooms, including all new furniture, mattresses, linens, carpet, paint, and a brand new Front Desk Lobby and breakfast dining area! We're only 90 minutes from Washington, D.C. and Richmond, VA; and about 35 miles East of Fredericksburg, VA. Come on by and stay in one of our beautiful new rooms soon! We'd love to have you. ... more   less 
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