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Griffin Hotel - Colonial Williamsburg

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Lush natural beauty is on full display everywhere you turn at the Griffin Hotel in Colonial Williamsburg. Greet the day or retire for the evening from your breezy balcony overlooking leafy wooded spaces and tranquil ponds. Just minutes from world-class dining, recreation, and spa amenities, this is the perfect place for a relaxing getaway in the Historic Area.
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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room service
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf course
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Full view
80Somewhat walkable
Grade: 80 out of 100
11Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
6Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
27Room tips
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Very disappointed. The hotel is rather outdated and even a little scary. Not worth the money and quite overpriced. If you check in late, you must go to their other hotel to do so. The "breakfast" that is included is like eating at a gas station/convenience store. Don't be
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Hotel's Favourite
This hotel was great for me and my family. It was five of us for one night. The room was spaces and clean. I was a little suspicious at first because it was in the back of the wood but the atmosphere was awesome and surrounding were great.
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Response from JamesL6975, General Manager at Griffin Hotel - Colonial Williamsburg
Responded 24 Oct 2018
Thank you for the great review of the Griffin Hotel. We are truly delighted that your stay was excellent and enjoyable, and that you enjoyed the quiet serene atmosphere of the Griffin. We do appreciate your continuous support of Colonial Williamsburg and our team look forward to welcome you back for many more visits. Once again - thank you for taking the time and share your experience with us.
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The cons: 1) We stayed in the Griffin for a long weekend in the winter and we were excited that our room came with a fireplace. Unfortunately, the room reeks of smoke, even before we'd used it. The fireplace was swept clean of ash, so I guess the smell just permeated the carpet
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A nice, somewhat secluded, hotel for your stay at Williamsburg. It's a bit more expensive than the basic Woodlands (which is where we normally stay). However, it's also quieter and with fewer rooms there is less coming and going. It's also much closer to the historic
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We stayed here for two days with four rooms of people. The rooms are spacious and have a patio or balcony. The kids loved swimming in the pool at the Spa. There was a nice room where all 16 of us could gather. The location is great - walking distance to Gloucester St. The
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Our room had a fridge that was the same size as the ones in the Lodge. There is a nice variety of snacks (cereal, fruit, coffee, juice) in the lounge from around 7-10.
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Sure is as long as you have good walking legs!
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Guests at the Griffin can use the indoor pool at the Spa which is a couple blocks away, around the corner.
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Dear Jessica , Per our pet policy they are is a nightly fee of $50. Thank you.
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"note that there is no elevator"
"King room with a pond view (and a fireplace that apparently you cannot use all the time even if you want to). Nice room after cleaned."
"quiet, private,"
"The room size we have is great! Enough to move around with 2 beds and a sofa bed."
"Just see Jan at check-in."
US$157 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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