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Fife & Drum Inn

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay in the middle of quite a cold snap in the Eastern US. Consequently, the location of the Fife & Drum was superb: no great lengths of walking to get to several great restaurants and our favorite shops. We make annual...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

One block away from William and Mary and main colonial Williamsburg area. Convenient parking and very gracious host. Got some discounted tickets. Inn is restored old building and rooms are cozy, clean and comfortable. Decent breakfast. I will definitely stay there again if I make...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting Williamsburg with my son on a college visit, the Inn was extremely convenient being located across the street from the college. Parking (difficult in Williamsburg) was right across the street. Very comfortable beds and the room set up was a hit. They served a...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

This is a must stay place!! It’s cute, quaint, and clean! Our room was impeccable and breakfast was delicious. And you can not beat the location to Colonial Williamsburg. Everything you could need is in walking distance. I highly recommend the Fife and Drum!

Thank JenJ619
Reviewed 6 January 2018

This Inn was fun to stay in, rooms tidy and clean. Parking for one car per room is across the street in a lot. (Another car in the same room must park on the street, and be moved by 10 am.) Location was conveniently close...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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US$164 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$164 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Barbara P
4 November 2016|
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Response from Billy S | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in the Fife & Drum Inn. As you may be aware we have the only lodging in downtown Williamsburg yet we are only steps away from the colonial historic area and the College of William & Mary. Most... More
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Indy
2 February 2016|
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Response from tugboatdady | Reviewed this property |
I would check with the owners on that.they responded to a question I had very quickly.
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"We loved the Cedar suite though other rooms we saw all looked very nice."
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"The Restoration Suite has an extra twin sized bed if you are traveling with a child or a snoring husband!"
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"George Washington Room overlooks Prince George Street. It was not noisy but the College of William and Mary..."
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"Yorktown room is near the kitchen, but they are very quiet in the morning setting up for breakfast"
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