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“Snowbirds with Dog” 4 of 5 stars
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3000 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22401   |  
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Ranked #17 of 43 hotels in Fredericksburg
Ellsworth, Maine
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“Snowbirds with Dog”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

This is our first year heading south in winter and our first hotel stay doing this. We stay at Best Westerns a lot and although this was an older BW it was very clean and the full breakfast was good. The location is by a very large mall area. So if you want to shop this would be an amazing stop. As we didn't it was more challenging to get around. The town of Fredericksburg is lovely.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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47084, Manager at BEST WESTERN Central Plaza, responded to this review, January 16, 2013
thank you for staying with us, we hope to see you on the way back north!
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

This hotel epitomizes mediocre....but that's what you're looking for in this price range, right? It's an older, outside corridor roadside motel that has received some TLC over the years and is generally in pretty good shape. The rooms are dated and a bit small by modern standards but exactly what you would have wanted in, say, 1985. My room was on the back of the property, away from the hectic traffic at Route 3 and I-95 and was perfectly quiet. The internet works fine, there is a flat screen TV with decent cable and a coffee maker in the room. Breakfast is not to die for and there is no restaurant within walking distance--or more accurately, SAFE walking distance as the hotel is located at the busiest intersection in the Fredericksburg area. The good news is that you are right across the street from the area's mega-mall, Central Park, with every chain restaurant known to man.

Bottom line: if you are looking for a cheap place to stay while traveling through Fredericksburg on I-95 you won't be disappointed.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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47084, Manager at BEST WESTERN Central Plaza, responded to this review, January 16, 2013
thank you for your review of our property, we do indeed put lot of care into our property regardless of our age, and true we are not an upscale hotel, we do try to make our guest feel like it is. We hope you will stay with us again sometime.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

A very pleasant night spent here on the long drive from South Carolina to MA. From friendly, efficient check in to departure a positive experience. First time here but won't be the last. This will be my regular stop now on the northbound trip. Room was good size, spotlessly clean, pleasantly warm, plenty of towels, bed was really comfortable. Gas, food and stores closeby. Amenities all worked perfectly. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this for one night or more. I travel a lot by car and there are no negatives here.

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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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47084, Manager at BEST WESTERN Central Plaza, responded to this review, January 4, 2013
Thank you for your review!, and Thanks for staying with us, give us a call when you are on the way back, and we'll be sure to get you closer or further from the stairs!.
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Address: 3000 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
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Location: United States > Virginia > Fredericksburg
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Fredericksburg
#12 Romantic Hotel in Fredericksburg
#12 Business Hotel in Fredericksburg
#13 Family Hotel in Fredericksburg
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