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BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   201 Bypass Rd., Williamsburg, VA 23185
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

We chose this hotel due to the location and price. There are LOTS of hotels to choose from in the area so the choice was not easy. We were very happy with the hotel, even with it filled with young kids on school trips (it was also Spring Break for my family). The staff was wonderful and accommodating. When the... More

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Alexis W, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and we are happy to hear we made your stay enjoyable. We look forward to your return and hope to make that stay even better More

Boston, Massachusetts
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

The location of this hotel is perfect. A school group was staying here, but we never heard them - a credit to their chaperones. We paid a larger fee per evening as it was spring break & the rates were increased. A large group was at breakfast, but very manageable. Our frustrating part was our hotel phone had a dead... More

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Alexis W, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we apologize for the lack of attention to the phone issue. It sounds like it could have been as simple as a phone cord. We hope you come back and see us and we will make sure the phone works correctly. More

Virginia Beach, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

The staff is wonderful. They remember our names when we arrive. They know our favorite room and always try to have it available at our request. On our wedding anniversary the staff surprised us with a cake and chocolate kisses in our room. The hotel amenities are many and fun. I love the indoor pool and sauna. We come year... More

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Alexis W, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your response. Good to hear that you enjoy the Elvira pinball machine, many people do. Come back and see us and maybe you can beat your high score. More

Lexington, North Carolina, Usa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

The best front desk people i ever met!! Sara was the best afternoon gal! I don't know his name for in the mornings, but, he was the best for mornings for me. The daily cleaning and bed linen changes are amazing quality!

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Alexis W, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much! It is always nice to hear comments such as yours. We are very lucky to have people that truly care about the guest stay. Come back and see us More

Amherst, Virginia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
17 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Tried BW plus for the first time on 3-15-2013.... I was impressed the moment I drove up! The man at the desk was so friendly and helpful. the lobby was well appointed and updated. The elevators were quick and the room on the 3rd floor was sooooo comfortable...everything was clean and the beds...well.....you just sink into them!! The room has... More

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, I would first like to say "Thank You" for choosing the Best Western as your choice of hotel. We really do appreciate you and your families buisness. I am very happy to know that Bill was friendly and helpful when you guys needed anything. We just switched some things around with breakfast so I am very very pleased... More

North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Just getting around to share this! We went at Christmas this year. Everything was Excellent. In fact, This is the Greatest Best Western we have ever stayed in! The staff went out of their way to make us comfortable at all times. Everything was clean and neat. It was Christmas and the decorations were beautiful. They gave us fresh hot... More

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Good Afteroon, I would first like to say "Thank You" for choosing us as your choice of hotel as we are aware that they are many hotels for you to choose from. Christmas is my favorite type of year here in Williamsburg because of the decorations that we put up as well! We tried too make sure that Santa wouldn't... More

Rockville, Maryland
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

My family and I stayed at this hotel over the weekend because we were in WIlliamsburg for a soccer tournament that our son was playing in. EXCELLENT experience. The staff was very friendly, hotel was updated and clean and although most Best Westerns have excellent free breakfast, the free hot breakfast by far was the best here. There was also... More

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, I would first like to say "Thank You" for choosing us as your choice of hotel in Williamsburg as we realize that there are many in the city that you could have choosen from. It is very nice to know that all of our hard work has paid off. I am also very happy to know that your... More

Owings Mills, Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

We have been staying at this same property for the past several years when we visit. The rooms are clean and comfortable, with in oom coffee maker, microwave/minifridge-they finally have flat screen TVs!! The staff is very courteous and helpful. We use the fitness center and hot tub regularly. It is very conveniently located to visit the College of William... More

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Alexis W, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, it is always great to hear that we are making someone's stay an enjoyable one. Also happy to hear you choose our hotel when visiting Williamsburg and we appreciate it. Let us know if there is anything you need when staying with us and we hope to see you again very soon. Thank... More

Clarksville, Virginia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

This location is perfect for the visiting travler that wants a variety of things to do. Weather your traveling with family, alone, with loved one you will have many choices. Shopping, Historical sites, restaurants and amusement parks are all a short distance from this location. Rooms were clean and well kept during our stay The only negative was out of... More

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Good Morning!! I would first like to say "Thank You" for choosing us as your choice of hotel as we know that there are many to choose from in our location. We really do appreciate it. I am very pleased to know that you had a great time here as we try to work very hard on accomdating our guest... More

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Address: 201 Bypass Rd., Williamsburg, VA 23185
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Location: United States > Virginia > Williamsburg
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn 2.5*
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Also Known As:
Best Western Historic Area Hotel Williamsburg
Best Western Williamsburg
Waller Mills Inn
Williamsburg Best Western
Waller Mill Inn Williamsburg Va

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Located in the center of Williamsburg. The hotel is within walking distance to several restaurants. All rooms come with a microwave and refrigerator. Continental breakfast is included. ... more   less 
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