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Fairfax Station, Virginia
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291 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For those who enjoy the B&B experience this is a very nice B&B with excellent breakfast and an owner that goes beyond what one would expect. We arrive around 5:30 PM, we were left in the front hall while the person in charge went back to the office. She came back later to give us the key to our room... More 

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Alex V, Owner at Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words. While misunderstandings do occur from time-to-time, I'm glad that I was able to amend any ill-feelings towards our B&B. We pride ourselves on our friendly service and although it may have started slightly rocky, I'm glad that you ultimately had a wonderful and fun time. Looking forward to seeing you guys again... More 

Altadena
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8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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INNKEEPER’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Beautiful colonial building, immaculate, with a pretty garden and charming period furnishings. Warm and efficient welcome from Brittany in the evening. Our Plantation Room was lovely, light and airy, and the four-poster bed exceptionally comfortable. OWner Alex prepared delicious breakfasts and was a great host. As a history teacher, he provided both fascinating background and advice on visiting nearby colonial... More 

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Grand Junction, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The breakfasts were awesome and the rooms and charm were very nice. Very pleasant (somewhat new) owners and staff made our stay all the better. Great location too - just a short walk to the downtown. Hope to return one day.

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Alex V, Owner at Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words. We are new owners and we're glad our energy showed itself. Despite our youth we have a great staff behind us that makes taking care of our guests an equally pleasant vocation. We're looking forward to seeing you guys again and making your stay even better. More 

Wake Forest, North Carolina
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

My wife and I spent three nights at the highly rated B&B in late October. The B&B, ideally located next to the College of William and Mary and close to Historic Williamsburg, is under new ownership, now managed by a young couple, Alex and Laura, who seemed very enthusiastic with their new venture. Overall our stay was pleasant, and our... More 

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Alex V, Owner at Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm glad you enjoyed your room and stay at the Cedars. Thank you for your kind words and positive review. I am truly sorry that breakfast did not meet your expectations. As you mentioned, we are new owners and we are doing our best to upgrade the menu in general by making it more seasonal and locally produced. If you... More 

Grawn, Michigan
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This was my first experience staying at a bed and breakfast and it did not disappoint. The house is very clean and comfortable. We stayed in the King William and Queen Mary suite as there were four of us. The beds were very comfortable and the house quiet making for good sleep. We stayed two nights. The bathroom is small,... More 

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Alex V, Owner at Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We're so happy we could wreck the bell curve for your B&B assessments from here on out :-) I'm happy our home made you so comfortable and that breakfasts gave you the happy-energy you needed to see the sights of Williamsburg. We're looking forward to seeing your smiling faces again soon. All... More 

Franklin, Virginia
2 reviews
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We arrived after dark to a very friendly greeting. The George Washington Suite was very cozy and the bed slept great. The next morning we woke to the smell of coffee and a very tasty breakfast. Alex and Laura greeted us at breakfast like old friends. Alex made a great recommendation to go to the Silver Hand Meadery for a... More 

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Alex V, Owner at Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Well it was a pleasure having y'all! You were both very friendly as well. I'm glad you guys liked the meadery. It's such a cool location and really helps show what Williamsburg has to offer. Thank you for also mentioning Bobby. He works hard in that kitchen to make the meals taste great. I know you also met Deedee our... More 

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Excellent service in a friendly, cozy environment. Everything about this inn is charming and inviting. Breakfast was delicious! This was my first stay, and I will definitely be staying again and recommending this The Cedars to friends. Thanks for making my two-night stay such a memorable one! Jan B.

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Alex V, Owner at Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Well thank you for being such a wonderful guest! It was a joy talking about Japanese culture with you. Thanks for teaching me a lot about the importance of beauty contests and the continued westernization of post-war Japan. Just another conversation at The Cedars :-) Thanks again for your kind words. See you soon! More 

Newport, Rhode Island
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

The charm of this lovely B&B cannot be overstated. We stayed in the Martha Washington Room - smallish, but perfect for a weekend or a few days visit to the 'Burg. A short walk to Merchant's Square and DOG Street, right across from Phi Beta Kappa Hall. Not to mention the delicious breakfasts and delightful friendly, staff.

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Alex V, Owner at Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm glad you've enjoyed your stay! We know you visit Williamsburg a lot and whenever you and your friends join us it's a lot of fun so thanks for bringing your energy and good nature to the Cedars. It makes owning the Cedars a real treat. More 

Spotsylvania, Virginia
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

My wife and I traveled to Williamsburg for Homecoming weekend. We had planned to arrive on Thursday evening, but had to delay the arrival until Friday. When we called in early September to notify the Cedars of our delayed arrival, they were courteous and quick to change the date, with no fee. We arrived after dinner time on Friday, and... More 

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Alex V, Owner at Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We're happy you enjoyed your stay. We know things in life can come up and very often we want to help guests when plans change, emergencies happen, or even when traffic keeps guests arriving. We're glad we could help you with your traveling arrival hiccup and we look forward to your future stay in the Commonwealth. More 

Lynchburg, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed 15 October 2016

They were most welcoming, our room in a separate cottage was delightful, all the amenities we needed after a long day's bike ride, great location in walking distance of a wonderful shopping/restaurant district. The owner is so friendly and fun to talk with and very helpful.

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Alex V, Owner at Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We're so happy you enjoyed your stay! Thank you very much for your kind words. We have started to see a large trickle of bicyclists taking the VA Capital Trail begin to grow this year and we hope to continue that growth. I'm glad you could sleep soundly knowing your bikes were resting comfortable and safely in our locked shed... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our romantic and award-winning Colonial Cedars Bed & Breakfast is a Williamsburg lodging landmark since 1935. As Williamsburg's largest and oldest bed and breakfast, we offers 8 rooms/suites in the main house and 2 rooms in the Cedars Cottage with fireplaces and romantic privacy. We are a smoke/pet-free rest stop for our 5,000+ guests. We are directly across the street from the College of William and Mary and only a 7 minute walk to Colonial Williamsburg Merchant's Square. Traveling for business? We are Swam and FEMA certified. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast

Address: 616 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg, VA 23185
Region: United States > Virginia > Williamsburg
Price Range: RM600 - RM1,125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cedars of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“If you do not like stairs, request a room on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles maevans70, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Every room I peeked in was lovely, but there is no elevator so if stairs are an issue request a downstairs room.”
 of 5 bubbles 840janetf, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The bedroom closest to the entrance has a small sitting room attached.”
 of 5 bubbles Spitfire1to6, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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