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Colonial Houses-Colonial Williamsburg

136 East Francis Street, Williamsburg, VA 23815
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Monroe, New Jersey
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41 reviews 41 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at Isham goddin house next door to Campbell's tavern..1 night $460 We were waiting 20 minutes for the van that we were to follow to the house ..and at nite in the dark u need this service. But due to reservation at kings arm tavern we gave up and said we'd b back after dinner. 2hours later, returned waited... More

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Lancaster, Pa.
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86 hotel reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I and 3 other couples visited Williamsburg and stayed in the Chiswell-Buckholt Colonial Home which is right on Francis Street just 1 block from the Duke of Gloucester Street and 500 yds. to the Williamsburg Inn. You can walk to everything. There is private off street parking right behind your Colonial House, many have fireplaces and period/antique... More

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Redmond, Washington
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

My hotel room was in one of the restored houses of Colonial Williamsburg. It was wonderful to return to the Old Town at the end of the day, and completely escape into America that was! The room was spacious and comfortable. It was decorated in the 18th century style, so the room may seem Spartan to modern eyes. However, all... More

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New York City
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98 reviews 98 reviews
48 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This was my fourth trip to Williamsburg and my second time staying in a Colonial House. While the Inn and the Lodge are fine and above average accomodations, as a frequent traveler in hotels I would not choose to stay anywhere else besides the Colonial Houses when visiting. They may not have big comfy couches, wifi etc... but you are... More

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Chesterfield, NJ
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38 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I had always wanted to try the Colonial Houses and I was not at all disappointed. What could be better than walking from your room right on Duke of Gloucester Street? It was magical coming back in the afternoon and relaxing on our front porch while watching the fife and drums march right up the street. We stayed in the... More

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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We used to come to Williamsburg once per year. We started vacationing at other places for the last fifteen years, and this year decided to see Williamsburg once again. We stayed in the Orlando Jones House, rooms 3059 and 3060 which we previously stayed in about fifteen years ago. We were so happy to see that the rooms are still... More

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at the Market a House Tavern. The best part of Colonial Housing is that you're right in town and can step out and start the day right away. Service is fine. We checked in at the Williamsburb lodge and staff showed us to the parking area behind the tavern. Don't know why but you have to get your admission... More

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Austin, Texas
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11 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

If you've not yet stayed in one of the colonial houses on your visit to Williamsburg, you really should because it very much enhances the immersion into America's colonial history. I've stayed in them twice, and I really liked my room at the Brick House Tavern this last time because of its central location to all of the historic district's... More

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11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We have twice stayed in the Colonial Houses - once with my wife and I and again with our family of five - and I suspect we'd only stay in a Colonial House again. Yes, they're expensive. But they give you a very unique experience. There is nothing like waking up early and being almost alone in the village. We... More

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San Diego, California
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25 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed at the Chiswell-Bucktrout House during or stay in Colonial Williamsburg and were not disappointed. It was great to just be able to roll out your door right into the action of the day. The rooms are a little spendy considering their size but staying on site beat driving in from some chain motel. Due to the age of... More

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Address: 136 East Francis Street, Williamsburg, VA 23815
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Location: United States > Virginia > Williamsburg
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Number of rooms: 82
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