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Bassett Motel

800 York Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185
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Ranked #44 of 79 Hotels in Williamsburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Columbia, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

If you just need a clean and comfortable place to sleep near the Williamsburg attractions, and you want a very economical price, the Bassett Motel is the place for you. The place looks very simple, but the rooms are just fine. They have refrigerators and microwaves. If you are looking for amenities like a swimming pool or a free breakfast,... More 

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midway park nc
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

For the price I could not be more satisfied. Very nice people, from the owner, clerk,and maid.Right down the road from great places to eat like Sammy's and of course Busch Gardens.You pay for what you get,and for the price I will definitely be back!

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Amherst, Virginia
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2012

I have stayed at the Bassett several times and each time I have been treated so kindly by the staff...first of all let me tell you a little about the motel...when you first drive up, it appears to be an older motel and you might not be impressed at first sight...but hold on a minute...CHECK OUT THE ROOMS...wow!! Spacious and... More 

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Jarrow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2011

We stayed here for two nights while visiting Williamsburg and Jamestown it was okay for what we paid, but could do with been refurbished as is quite old . In last review owners replied by saying you were showing your room before you checked in , well we were not !!!! were just giving the key, next time we will... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2011

I've gotten great recommendations from trip advisor and thought this experience would be just as lovely as my past experiences. Boy, was I wrong. The room we got had bugs in the perimeter of the walls, our bath towels had hair in it (probably re used and unwashed), half way through my boyfriends shower their was no hot water, on... More 

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Mike4ever, Owner at Bassett Motel, responded to this review

The above customer has problem(internal)with his partner since they check in. We always show the room before check in and make sure everything is alright. When customer live the entry door open, definitely flying insects comes in the room and dies near window. We encourage all customer to live the door close. We have plenty of hot water, we never... More 

Burlington, KY
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011

If you like a vintage experience this is one for you. The hotel is close to Colonial Williamsburg and extremely quiet and roomy. The fact that the bathroom fixtures and some of the furniture has been there since the 60s adds to its charm. Each room has a small fridge and microwave and there is about 5 feet of room... More 

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Salem, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2010

My husband and I looked at 7 other hotels before we came upon this one, they were all either dirty, run down or had very rude people working there. The owner of Bassett Motel was very nice, he gave us a great deal on staying 2 nights. The room was clean, sheets and bedspreads looked fairly new. We were very... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2010

bassett motel rooms are very nice and cleanded, great location,best price, the staff at the bassett motel is very helpful , and motel manger she is very friendly and helpful, very good motel,

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Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2010

This is a cheap motel. There's no doubt about that. The rooms are cheap and leave much to be desired. However, for a couple nights it's not terrible. The staff is alright. They give you two coupons for restaurants nearby, which was nice of them. The hotel is located pretty close to Busch Gardens and Colonial Williamsburg. My boyfriend and... More 

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Seymour TN
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2009

My wife and I were looking for a place to stay that wouldn't blow our budget. After doing a lot of research and reading any review we could find we settled on The Bassett, and I'm glad we did! Our room was great, very clean, beds slept very well, all the staff was very friendly. Our entire 3 night stay... More 

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