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Nice winter get-away

I traveled with my special needs teenager. We chose the dates with a special promotion and got a... read more

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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Never Have I Ever

1. Had so much fun watching my children enjoy their independence, running free in the hotel... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Meadows of Dan, Virginia
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549 E Rochambeau Dr, Great Wolf Lodge, Williamsburg, VA 23188-2148
+1 800-551-9653
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed overnight here a few weeks ago & the staff was amazing. Everyone was extremely polite & friendly. But I have to say there were 3 ladies that stood out above and beyond exceptional. Two of these ladies names were both Patricia. They made...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank janyandy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I traveled with my special needs teenager. We chose the dates with a special promotion and got a very nice room with a fireplace and private jacuzzi. The water park is nice but note that it is very small. While it is nice, I would...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked as Christmas gift for daughters family. View from balcony is a dumpster and now trying to sleep with trucks backing up making noise. Website stated newly renovated not ongoing construction.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time here and wow! We had a great two night stay. Super friendly stuff, our room was awesome. Plenty of room for all four of us... Water park was a Blast! Can't say enough about this place. We will be back for sure

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bloodsy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1. Had so much fun watching my children enjoy their independence, running free in the hotel, playing games and going swimming and shopping all on their own. There's so much to do for kids 14 and under, in a safe environment. 2. Been so happy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stellabetrippin
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited from Superbowl Sunday through Tuesday, thinking that this would keep us from the crowds and after getting a spectacular price. Unfortunately, it was still pretty crowded but still fun. The rooms had a great lodge theme. We had a fireplace suite which was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took grandkids here this past weekend. After paying what we thought were high prices - $700 for the room (we found the same room online for $240) and then having to pay a $35 resort fee on top of this! After finally getting into the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank tombob7
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

I would like to give a HUGE thank you to Ben the lifeguard! He reminds me of a military retiree and has a huge heart! At the Wolf Rider Wipeout he took time with each child to teach them what to do so they can...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank samisusan
Reviewed 3 February 2019

That's what our three-year-old kept chanting the first morning at Great Wolf. I hadn't been able to turn off the blinking red light on the phone and it kept him up at night -- he dreamed about it. So my best advice is: listen to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Robert R
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Fist time visiting, the place is awesome especially during Christmas holiday season. It was about 40° outside but inside at the waterpark area about 70°. Our family truly enjoyed their time there. Everything you need is right here inside hotel and you never have to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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2 February 2019|
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Response from Sue L | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but obviously the closer you are to any elevator or stair well the noisier its going to be. Kids are excited, running, etc and I'm sure parents are tired of trying to contain it. I'd take anything at the far end... More
23 December 2018|
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Response from I4487IIsarahl | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on a specific holiday. My guess is it would be booked. However, one of the things we liked about GWL was only guests who stay at the hotel are allowed to use the facilities. We found the crowds to be quite... More
6 March 2017|
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Response from 637meghand | Reviewed this property |
Yes you do. The waterpark tickets are included with your room price. Not allowing anyone in the hotel, keeps it safe and not allows the lines to not be so overcrowded. That said, they have great promos on their website and... More