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Inn At The Olde Silk Mill

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   1707 Princess Anne St., Fredericksburg, VA 22401
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean comfortable and safe. Downtown sites are not really walkable but very short drive . Nice decor and antiques . Cozy with lots of charm. Breakfast was adequate nothing special but great coffee and I thought it was thoughtful that they provided gluten-free cereal and a variety of bagels. Very good price!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Be forewarned! The photos on the hotel website do not convey that the hotel is in a strip mall across the street from a Hardee's. There is a tire store and several gas stations nearby. We were expecting a slightly more. . .historic setting. However, it's only a few blocks to the center of historic Fredericksburg. Having said that, the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here once or twice a year over the past four while our daughter was at Mary Washington. It is clean and comfortable, no fussy B&B pretentiousness, love the Civil War memorabilia. Convenient to everything. Just a nice and stress free place to stay. We love Suite 205!

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VA Beach, VA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

In general, the Inn at the Olde Silk Mill is a lovely, historic place and I'm glad we stayed there but I would not stay there again because the beds are uncomfortable and I felt like an environmental felon letting the water run waiting for it to get hot (they warn you "8 to 10 minutes" and they really mean... More

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Richmond, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stayed last weekend for a wedding and had a great time! The building is historic so there were not many modern upgrades but the bed was ridiculously soft and comfortable. We did have to wait for the water to heat up in the shower but not a big deal. The wedding venue has a lot character and was perfect... More

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Saratoga Springs, NY
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105 reviews 105 reviews
13 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

"This is an old building" is the excuse. I'm sorry, but I grew up in a town built in 1632 and I've stayed in hotels in much older buildings. It's no excuse to not update the plumbing so that guests get water when they turn on the tap. It's no excuse for broken tiles in the bathroom, broken, grungy taps... More

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Berlin, Germany
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

The Inn is centrally located and one can reach the Historic District of Fredericksburg by foot. The staff was very friendly and also the welcome mail with driving directions before arrival was comforting. Yes - it an older house - and you have to wait for warm water - but the hotel did mention that with a note in the... More

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Yorktown, Virginia, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

It has a great location if you want to visit the old downtown area. It's a 15 minute walk or a very short drive. The room was clean and neat. It's very small. There was a bed, a small dresser and 1 chair in the room and no room for a desk or anything else. There was a small wardrobe... More

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Sewell
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Fredricksburg, Va is a great location for those that appreciate the creative work of artists and artisans....wonderful works at a variety of galleries (visual arts, literary arts, fine crafts). The restaurants are wonderful and the Olde Silk Inn is well situated for a pleasant walk to downtown. While not in the center of downtown, the few blocks of walking to... More

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

I know the ratings on the Inn are very good when it comes to their overnight guests. So, that's great for out of towner's. What about those that live in the area though, and are looking to have a wedding or other event here? After having been to 2 separate ones here recently, I have to say, Keep Looking!! The... More

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Address: 1707 Princess Anne St., Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Location: United States > Virginia > Fredericksburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Inn At The Olde Silk Mill 3*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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Inn At The Olde Silk Mill (formerly Fredericksburg Colonial Inn) is under new ownership since May 2007. Many new upgrades, pillow-top mattress, Royal Suites, wireless internet, new breakfast items, warm and inviting staff. Walking distance to Downtown Fredericksburg Historic sites, restaurants, antique stores. Great shopping and dining options! Perfect for business or leisure. ... more   less 
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