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The Colonies at Williamsburg Resort

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

We stayed at The Colonies over Spring Break (April 2015) for a week in Williamsburg as a family of 5 (2 adults, 2 kids, and a baby). We were so pleased and comfortable with our acomodations. The 2 bed, 2 bath condo with laundry unit/closet was new, clean, and spacious. My boys even too advantages of other amenities at The...

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vacationvillage, Guest Relations Manager at The Colonies at Williamsburg Resort, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post your comments about your recent stay with us. You and your family were able to enjoy a “Great Stay” at The Colonies at Williamsburg during your Spring Break and that is just wonderful! We love to hear when our guests are happy with our resort and they create memorable experiences. We look...

Maryland Heights, Missouri
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I think as a owner you should have one parking space not first come first serve I don't like going out shopping and dinner and come back and no where to park where do they do that at and also there are no basketball courts they need more things to do at the Resort. and WiFi is the terrible

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vacationvillage, Guest Relations Manager at The Colonies at Williamsburg Resort, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear of your bad experience at our resort. We are sorry if our resort did not meet your expectations. Thank you for your comments and suggestions. We wish you better travel experiences for the next time you visit Williamsburg, VA.

Aiken SC
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I wrote a lengthy "Guest Comment" that was i our room but decided it would won't get to where it needed to be. The room was spacious and will appointed. We asked for a ground floor however and when our confirmation said 103 - we thought we had it. 103 is on the third floor! The grounds looks like a...

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vacationvillage, Guest Relations Manager at The Colonies at Williamsburg Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are pleased to read that you liked our spacious room and accommodations. We are only able to grant special requests that have to do with room placement when we have the availability. We are sorry we did not have a ground floor for you during your stay. We are glad our front desk staff...

Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

To be frank The Colonies has so much potential to be a great family destination. Superb splash pad and pool. Tidy grounds. Bbqs everywhere. Rooms were very nice (cots were not). So the problems for us began almost straight away. We received a room close to the main building (very handy 5B) and spent the evening unpacking and relaxing by...

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vacationvillage, Guest Relations Manager at The Colonies at Williamsburg Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, cetmanski. We appreciate your comments on your recent experience at The Colonies at Williamsburg. We are sorry for the issue you had with the water coming into the unit you had. Your comments have been sent to the General Manager, so that the issues you present here can be adequately addressed. We wish you better...

Groton, Connecticut
Reviewed 12 July 2016

My friend and stayed at the Colonies at Williamsburg for a week (timeshare exchange) in a two bedroom, two bath condo on the second floor. There are no elevators in any of the units so we had to carry our luggage up the flight of stairs (note to self - bring lighter weight bags next time). We did hear a...

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Elida G, we appreciate your positive feedback on our resort in Williamsburg, VA. We are glad you and your friend were able to stay with us for a week through a timeshare exchange you had. We are sorry for the little noise you heard downstairs. At least, you liked our staff, accommodations, and location. We look forward to another chance...

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Reviewed 10 July 2016

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perfect for your next family vacation, The Colonies at Williamsburg boasts residential-style accommodations consisting of two- and four-bedroom condominiums with full kitchens and electric fireplaces designed for maximum comfort. Kitchen, living room and dining room areas in each suite are integrated for entertaining and enjoyment. Resort amenities include indoor & outdoor heated pools with water features, an outdoor hot tub and tennis courts. The resort is just minutes from the most popular attractions in the area including Colonial Williamsburg, Busch Gardens, and popular retail outlet stores. Designated suites meet Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Colonies at Williamsburg Resort

Address: 5380 Olde Towne Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188
Region: United States > Virginia > Williamsburg
Price Range: £128 - £258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Colonies at Williamsburg Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 288
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“Upstairs condos have laundry in units.”
 of 5 bubbles threesperfect, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed on the bottom with a sliding door to a small patio. The upper level has a deck.”
 of 5 bubbles colettek929, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't miss the Monday morning orientation to Williamsburg. We picked up quite a few helpful hints.”
  • 2nd bedroom . Bathroom access to 2nd bathroom with a jacuzzi tub
  • 2nd bedroom with King size bed
  • Master bedroom
  • Dining room and Living room. Walk out to small patio which has a a table and an ashtray for smok
  • Make up table
 of 5 bubbles David56Chicago, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Suggest First Floor to Avoid Stairs (no elevator) - away from visitor center if crowded”
 of 5 bubbles bobjgolfer, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“there is no elevator, so, if you have a problem with stairs, get the first floor”
 of 5 bubbles lindabY3565LO, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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