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Reviewed 25 August 2015

I want to start off by saying everyone that workers there was very friendly and helpful. The bed was comfortable but when we first arrive it was not clean right. When I reported this immediately the front desk when and changed my sheets. The bathroom was always clean, carpet looked really dirty so I never walked barefoot. The air-conditioning had...

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing about your stay! We are sorry that your room was not up to standard upon arrival, but it is great to know that our front desk staff were helpful in correcting the situation for you. We do have exciting plans coming in the future and will be using your feedback to assist us in making these...

clinton, United States
Reviewed 25 August 2015

The hotel was the best! I enjoyed the breakfast and staff. The rooms were clean. I even got a call asking was everything to my liking. The pool was nice. The lobby was better than I thought it would be. I would stay again if I'm ever in Williamsburg, VA.

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review! We are very happy to hear that our staff were welcoming, friendly and accomodating for you during your stay. We hope to see you again soon! Maris Pantoja Front Office Manager

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Enjoyed the Best Western in Williamsburg. Great Location and great place to stay while on vacation. Very close to Busch Gardens and Water Country USA. Family enjoyed the experience and are looking forward to returning.

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We always love hearing that our guests and their families enjoyed their time in Williamsburg with us. Thank you again and we are excited to be seeing you again on your next Williamsburg visit! Maris Pantoja Front Office Manager

Cheshire UK
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Very helpful receptionist, giving us maps & lots of information on restaurants & sightseeing etc. The room was a good size, nice & clean. Excellent location for restaurants although none within walking distance, we went to Fat Tuna a 5-10 minute drive away (dependent upon whether you drive past like we did ) About a 15 minute drive from the...

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! It is fantastic to hear that our staff was welcoming and helped you make the most of your time here with us in Williamsburg. We have exciting plans in the works for breakfast, so we definitely appreciate the feedback and will be using it as we move forward with this project. Thank you again and...

Havre de Grace, Maryland
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We are BW rewards members so we make it a point to stay at a BW wherever we go. This hotel is a great spot if you are a William & Mary parent or if you are visiting Williamsburg. What I like about the place: Less than 10 minutes from William & Mary and the historic part of Williamsburg, better...

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your thoughts about your stay! We are glad that you and your family enjoy your time with us and continue to return. We apologize for your experience with the pool. We do check levels daily to ensure that they are up to par and within range of the Health Departments paramaters. Thank you again for your...

berlin, United States
Reviewed 21 August 2015

this hotel is one of the nicest hotels I have stayed in for the price, the employees are very friendly and helpful. the breakfast is also very good a great variety of items are offered and displayed so they are easy to find

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review! We always love to hear when our guests have a great time in Williamsburg with us. We hope to see you again on your next visit! Maris Pantoja Front Office Manager

Mission Viejo, California
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Room was clean and beds very comfortable. Pool area needed maintenance. Breakfast was good and reception staff very helpful. Not very close to restaurants which was inconvenient after herding teenagers thru the historical areas

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your review! We are glad that you and your family enjoyed your time with us. We are always trying to improve for our guests and will be sure to keep an eye out for those areas of opportunity. Thanks again and we hope to see you next time you are in Williamsburg! Maris Pantoja...

Clifton, United States
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We stopped here on our way home from Florida,arrived very late so did not use many or the amenities. The pool looked very nice but we didn't use it. Our room was clean and comfortable and can't say that I heard any noise in the hallways. The only issue we had was two of the lamps did not work. I...

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for letting us know about your stay! It is always wonderful to hear that our guests had a comfortable stay with us. We always strive to provide an excellent experience for all guests, no matter the length of their stay. Thank you again and we hope to see you again next time you are in the...

Spokane, United States
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We stayed at this hotel for 4 nights while visiting Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown. It's location is convenient, but it is on a route where several other hotels are located. So, it is not a picturesque location to look at. The staff were very nice and friendly. Our room had all of the necessary amenities, but could use some...

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing about your stay! We are glad that you and your family enjoyed your time with us. We do have some exciting things planned for the future, so we hope that you come back and see us next year! Maris Pantoja Front Office Manager

Greenville NC
Reviewed 7 August 2015

We booked this hotel in conjunction with the Williamsburg Bounce tickets that allow unlimited entry into Busch Gardens, Water Country USA, and Colonial Williamsburg. Our tickets got mixed up with another hotel guests', but those things can happen. I could have lived with that. However, I got bad vibes at the first moment when the hotel manager at the reception...

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Alexis W, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share about your stay! We sincerely apologize for your experience with us not being above satisfactory. We work hard to provide comfortable rooms and exceptionale service to all our guests on a daily basis. We will be sharing this with our team to make sure we are improving on our shortcomings. Thank you...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the center of Williamsburg. The hotel is within walking distance to several restaurants. All rooms come with a microwave and refrigerator. Continental breakfast is included. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn

Address: 201 Bypass Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2920
Region: United States > Virginia > Williamsburg
Price Range: €62 - €111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 122
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Also Known As:
Best Western Historic Area Hotel Williamsburg
Best Western Williamsburg
Waller Mills Inn
Williamsburg Best Western
Waller Mill Inn Williamsburg Va
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Williamsburg
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“We booked this hotel with a package from Busch Gardens. It was the most economical way to go.”
 of 5 bubbles silvercometgirl, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I think it would be quiet whichever room you are allocated.”
 of 5 bubbles stokerej, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a recently renovated room. Get a room far away from the lobby and elevators.”
  • Close-up of the dust in the bathroom vent.
  • Vent in the bathroom.
  • Holes in the wall. Literally.
  • Fixtures were ready to fall out of the wall.
  • Rusty fixtures.
  • Close up of the rotting fridge cabinet.
  • The fridge cabinet was rotting.
  • Large bathroom for wheelchair access but it's in terrible condition.
 of 5 bubbles O4564GOjamesm, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Do not stay in room 107.”
 of 5 bubbles mr2man, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the back, upper floor. They'll ignore your request, however. Best request is for a room in another hotel !!”
 of 5 bubbles DocGary2015, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
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