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Williamsburg
Experience the fun and adventure of the Greater Williamsburg Area. Busch Gardens and Water Country USA offer coasters, slides, and live shows. Enjoy Colonial Williamsburg’s interactive spy mission and discover nearby Jamestown and Yorktown, where a new world was found. Sunset sails on the York River, Go Ape’s rope course, and Riverwalk Landing are unique local attractions. Stroll or bike on the many area trails. Williamsburg outlet malls and Merchant’s Square feature premium shopping.

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Historic Jamestowne
Historic Jamestowne
Owner description: Historic Jamestowne is the original site of the first permanent English settlement in America. Ongoing archaeology at the site of James Fort has changed our understanding of the... more Owner description: Historic Jamestowne is the original site of the first permanent English settlement in America. Ongoing archaeology at the site of James Fort has changed our understanding of the struggles and triumphs of early 1600s life in Virginia. Living history programs and an archaeology museum tell the story of this dramatic rediscovery. The site is jointly administered by the National Park Service and Preservation Virginia. less
Attraction type: History Museums; Historic Sites
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Colonial Williamsburg
Colonial Williamsburg
Owner description: Discover Colonial Williamsburg and become a citizen of the Revolutionary City. Engage with the local community and experience firsthand the daily struggles of wartime. Explore our... more Owner description: Discover Colonial Williamsburg and become a citizen of the Revolutionary City. Engage with the local community and experience firsthand the daily struggles of wartime. Explore our art museums, unleash your kids' inner colonists, tee off a game of golf, or relax and unwind at the Spa. Stay at one of the official Colonial Williamsburg hotels, with a variety of opportunities to shop and dine, and you'll never want to leave. less
Attraction type: Historic Sites; History Museums; Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Governor's Palace
Governor's Palace
The luxurious palace of the loyalist governor, complete with meticulously replicated late 18th century furnishings.
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Owner description: Take your family to a place where fun comes naturally, Williamsburg, Virginia, home to Busch Gardens® and Water Country USA. First, challenge Busch Gardens’ newest roller coaster... more Owner description: Take your family to a place where fun comes naturally, Williamsburg, Virginia, home to Busch Gardens® and Water Country USA. First, challenge Busch Gardens’ newest roller coaster, Verbolten®, a breathtaking, multisensory thrill ride through the Black Forest. Then discover shared family fun playing at Sesame Street® Forest of Fun™ and Land of the Dragons®. Water Country USA®, Virginia’s largest water park, is just three miles west of Busch Gardens and features state-of-the-art water rides and resort-style amenities. Guests are in for an epic journey on the park’s newest family thrill slide, Colossal Curl™, which debuts this spring. True to its name, this mega water slide will deliver a high-adrenaline, family-friendly, action-packed adventure. less
Attraction type: Theme Parks
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Jamestown Settlement
Jamestown Settlement
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Ships
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All places to eat » Places to eat

A Chef's Kitchen
A Chef's Kitchen
Ranked #1 of 393 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Cuisines: American
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Fat Canary
Fat Canary
Ranked #2 of 393 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Price: $50 - $100
Cuisines: American
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Duck Donuts
Duck Donuts
Ranked #3 of 393 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Price: $1 - $11
Cuisines: American
Good for: Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Le Yaca French Restaurant
Le Yaca French Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 393 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Cuisines: French
Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Waypoint Seafood and Grill
Waypoint Seafood and Grill
Ranked #5 of 393 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Price: $30 - $45
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Soups
Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Comfort Inn Williamsburg Gateway
2.5 of 5
Comfort Inn Williamsburg Gateway
$74 - $154
Ranked #3 of 73 Hotels in Williamsburg
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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Williamsburg Historic Area
3.0 of 5
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Williamsburg Historic Area
$76 - $169
Ranked #11 of 73 Hotels in Williamsburg
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Williamsburg KOA Campground
2.5 of 5
Williamsburg KOA Campground
$19 - $34
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Marriott's Manor Club at Ford's Colony
3.5 of 5
Marriott's Manor Club at Ford's Colony
$143 - $340
Ranked #2 of 73 Hotels in Williamsburg
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Woodlands Hotel & Suites - Colonial Williamsburg
3.0 of 5
Woodlands Hotel & Suites - Colonial Williamsburg
$121 - $233
Ranked #4 of 73 Hotels in Williamsburg
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Comfort Suites Bypass
2.5 of 5
Comfort Suites Bypass
$90 - $181
Ranked #5 of 73 Hotels in Williamsburg
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Williamsburg Inn
4.0 of 5
Williamsburg Inn
$452 - $590
Ranked #1 of 73 Hotels in Williamsburg
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Liberty Rose
4.5 of 5
Liberty Rose
$197 - $294
Ranked #8 of 21 Williamsburg B&B and Inns
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.