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BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn

201 Bypass Road, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2920
Phone: 757-220-0880   |   Fax: 757/941-2060   |   120 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 4:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Affordable luxury in the heart of Williamsburg. The elegant BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn is located only one mile from Colonial Williamsburg.

Enjoy our indoor pool & Jacuzzi®, free continental breakfast, high-speed wireless Internet and so much more! Enjoy all of this and only a short distance from your favorite attractions including Busch Gardens, Water Country, Jamestown, Yorktown and outlet shopping.

 

Hotel Amenities & Services

  • 100% smoke free hotel
  • Complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, Cereals, milk, juices, assorted fruits, breakfast breads, egg, sausage, french toast sticks, yogurt, oatmeal.
  • Indoor pool, heated
  • Exercise facility, 24-hour a variety of cardiovascular machines are available
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundromat coin operated
  • Dry cleaning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Children's activities, video game room
  • Business center
  • Printer available
  • Fax services
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Air-conditioning
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • High-speed wireless Internet access
  • ATM on-site

BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn

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Conveniently located, the best western plus historic area inn in Williamsburg, Virginia is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 37.286645  /  Latitude: -76.716395

 

Driving Directions to Hotel

 

From: The north and west. Take Interstate 64 to Exit 238. Bear right off of the exit and proceed to the second traffic light. Turn right at the second light on Route 132S. Proceed to the next light and turn right on Route 60 W. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn will be at the second traffic light on your right at the corner of Bypass Road (Route 60) and Waller Mill Road.

From: The south and east. Take Interstate 64 to Exit 238. Turn left off of the exit and proceed to the second traffic light. Turn right at the second light on Route 132S. Proceed to the next light and turn right on Route 60 W. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn will be at the second traffic light on the right at the corner of Bypass Road (Route 60) and Waller Mill Road.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Ready for a fun day full of rides and entertainment in Williamsburg? Try a day or two at the 383-acre Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Since 1975, this incredible theme park, located southeast of Williamsburg, has focused on family fun in an old-world European setting. Not only does the park feature world-class roller coasters, it also features water rides, children's rides, family rides, shows and animal exhibits.

The Kinder Karussel, Skyride and Der Wirbelwind are favorite rides enjoyed by families, while the Loch Ness Monster and Alpengeist satisfy thrill-seekers. Partake in the Animals Up Close Tour, or one of the other Exclusive Park Experiences, to learn more about this fascinating park. At the end of the day, check into the nearby Best Western hotel for a wonderful night's rest in the Virginia Beach area.

Colonial National Historical Park

Home to the last major battle of the American Revolutionary War, Colonial National Historic Park encompasses the site where the Battle of Yorktown was fought in 1781. The Park includes the historic towns of both Yorktown and Jamestown, sitting just outside the larger city of Willamsburg, Virginia in the Virginia Beach area of the state. Visitors can travel the 23-mile loop of the Colonial Parkway which connects Yorktown, Jamestown and Williamsburg for easy access and viewing many of the historic sites within The Park.

The Yorktown Battlefield is open for exploration as visitors have the opportunity to set foot on the historic battlefield that would set the course for the creation of a new nation. The Park offers a 7-mile tour on a road that leads around the battlefield for visitors that takes approximately one hour to complete. In close proximity to the battlefield is the historic town of Yorktown as well as Yorktown National Cemetery, both of which can be toured by visitors as well. With all of the history to be experienced at Colonial National Historic Park, visitors should allow ample time to take it all in.

Colonial Williamsburg

At Colonial Williamsburg - step back in time to the 18th-century. This colonial city was once the capitol of Virginia for 81 years. Reverend Goodwin, with the help of John D. Rockefeller Jr., began the project to preserve and restore 85 percent of the original colonial town. During a visit today, you'll see the Courthouse, Chowning's Tavern, Market Square, the Magazine, the Public Gaol, the Palmer House, and several more historic buildings. Enjoy a tour of the town's historic buildings, homes and shops, march with the Fifes and Drums, and stroll through the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum.

The town also hosts several year 'round special events, such as the Annual Garden Symposium. Step into Merchants Square, "America's first shopping center" and you'll find reproduction pottery, hand-crafted leather goods, baskets, toys and more for purchase. While visiting Williamsburg, stay in comfort with Best Western hotels, located a few minutes from Colonial Williamsburg. Have fun in the Virginia Beach area.

Historic Jamestowne Settlement

The Historic Jamestowne Settlement is known as the "Beginning of America". Located near Williamsburg, the Jamestowne settlement is where the English colonization of North America first started, in 1619. The 1607 fort has been excavated and the research team has collected more than one million artifacts. Visitors to the settlement enjoy walking along the loop drive through the historical park.

The ranger-led guided tours, living history programs and archaeology walking tours are great opportunities to learn more about this historical site. Be sure to visit the Jamestown Glasshouse to see the glassblowers making candleholders and glass objects. While in the in the Virginia Beach area, check into a Best Western guest room for comfortable accommodations.

 

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.5 mile(s) from High Street Movie Tavern, movie theatre and dining
  • 1 mile(s) from Colonial Williamsburg, America's largest living history museum visit to become part of the birth of a nation.
  • 1 mile(s) from Ripley's Believe it or No, the ultimate 4-D experience
  • 5 mile(s) from Busch Gardens, voted America's most beautiful theme park for 18 years,
  • 8 mile(s) from Williamsburg Winery, vineyards and winery where you can enjoy tours.
  • 8 mile(s) from Jamestown Settlement, see where the original English settlers landed in 1607. Become a part of history with interactive attractions.
  • 15 mile(s) from Yorktown, battlefield where independence was won, Riverwalk Landing with shops and dining along the York River.
  • 23 mile(s) from Virginia Living Museum, open air museum located in Newport News, Virginia that has many living exhibits of Virginia's indigenous species. The exhibits include aspects of an aquarium, science center, aviary, botanical preserve and planetarium.
  • 26 mile(s) from Mariners Museum, one of the largest maritime museums in North America
  • 47 mile(s) from Harbor Park-Norfolk Tides, Home stadium for the AAA baseball team Norfolk Tides (affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles)
  • 54 mile(s) from The Diamond-Fly Squirrels, The home stadium for the minor league baseball team the Richmond Flying Squirrels
  • 0 mile(s) from Kings Gate Plaza, shopping area including K-Mart
  • 2 mile(s) from Merchants Square, world class shopping in downtown Williamsburg featuring brand names and local boutiques.
  • 3 mile(s) from Prime Outlets, shopping with hundreds of name brand outlets including Coach, Ann Taylor, LL Bean and others.
  • 4 mile(s) from New Town, local village with popular shops and movie theatres.
  • 4 mile(s) from Williamsburg Outlet Mall
  • 4 mile(s) from Williamsburg Pottery Factory
  • 15 mile(s) from Riverwalk Landing, local boutiques, food and antiques along the York River.

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 10 mile(s) from Newport News
  • 15 mile(s) from West Point
  • 20 mile(s) from Hampton
  • 40 mile(s) from Norfolk
  • 45 mile(s) from Richmond
  • 50 mile(s) from Virginia Beach
  • 130 mile(s) from Washington DC
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Sentara Hospital
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Anheuser Busch Brewery, distributor
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Wal-Mart, distribution center
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Camp Peary, military training base
  • 9.00 mile(s) from Cheatham Annex, US Naval Base
  • 17.50 mile(s) from Fort Eustis, US Army Base
  • 2 mile(s) from College of William & Mary

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 0 mile(s) from Pirate's Cove, mini-golf and games
  • 3 mile(s) from Golden Horseshoe Golf Club, a golf magazine Gold Medal Award winner designed by Robert Trent Jones.
  • 3 mile(s) from Waller Mill Park, hiking, biking, canoe rentals and more.
  • 5 mile(s) from Water Country USA, The largest water park on the east coast and sister property to Busch Gardens.
  • 7 mile(s) from Go Karts Plus, go karts, games and mini golf
  • 10 mile(s) from golf, enjoy 14 championship golf courses all within 15 minutes including Kingsmill and The Golden Horseshoe.

Nearby Restaurants

  • Adjacent to Uno Chicago Grill, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner, Chicago style pizza's and specials.
  • Across the street from Cracker Barrel, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Across the street from Dairy Queen, fast food, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • Across the street from Golden Corral, buffet, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Across the street from Peking, buffet, Chinese, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.5 mile(s) from Rocko's Smokehouse, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.5 mile(s) from Aberdeen Barn, full service, steak house, open for: dinner
  • 2 mile(s) from Applebee's, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 2 mile(s) from Baskin Robbins, ice cream/dessert, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 3 mile(s) from The Trellis, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner, elegant dining and famed home of Death By Chocolate, The Trellis is an experience not to be missed!
  • 3 mile(s) from The Fat Canary, full service, American, Open for: dinner, named the number one restaurant in the Tidewater Region of Virginia by HR Magazine.
  • 3 mile(s) from Giuseppe's Italian, full service, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 3 mile(s) from Berrett's Seafood, full service, seafood, open for: lunch, dinner, Taphouse, Rawbar and fine dining located in Colonial Williamsburg
  • 3 mile(s) from Olive Garden, full service, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 4 mile(s) from Outback, full service, steak house, open for: dinner
  • 5 mile(s) from Captain George's Seafood, buffet, seafood, open for: dinner

BEST WESTERN PLUS Historic Area Inn

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Williamsburg. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

May 2014

May 15 - 18, 2014
Chesapeake Jubilee

Renowned for its shrimp feast, 4-H livestock sale, crafts, and a BBQ competition, Chesapeake's summer kick-off is held in Chesapeake City Park.

June 2014

June 11, 2014
Virginia Pork Festival

43,000 pounds of pork. 4 stages of entertainment, And over 15,000 attendees. The largest outdoor BBQ party in Virginia kicks off in Emporia.

July 2014

July 30, 2014
89th Annual Pony Swim

The famed Chincoteague Island ponies make their annual aquatic pilgrimage across the Assateague Channel. Crossing time occurs at slack tide.

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