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Fife & Drum Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I started going to Williamsburg to celebrate our anniversary every year. This was our 2nd time staying at the Fife & Drum and we will never be staying anywhere else. We love Billy and Sharon's hospitality, the amazing breakfast each morning, and the historic charm, not to mention the stellar location! We're already looking forward to returning...

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Martinez, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Arrival : We got to the B&B after hours and called the owners to make sure we were parking in the right place. While he did help us find the right parking spots, I could tell he wasn't pleased that I had to call him. The parking map on their website needs to be clarified. So, we got off to...

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1Thank Greg M
Beaver, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 November 2014

We really enjoyed the friendly atmosphere and outstanding breakfast every morning. This is the perfect location just a couple blocks from the Colonial Williamsburg. We definitely will stay here on our next visit. Thank you for your hospitality!!

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Easton, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 31 October 2014

Only a block from Merchant Square, two from Colonial Williamsburg. We stayed in the George Washington room a little small, but fine accommodations. Bed was a little hard. We were concerned since we overlooked the street, and a William and Mary dorm was accross the street. But it was perfectly quiet. Breakfast was buffet and each of our 3 mornings...

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1Thank Kathy G
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 21 October 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Williamsburg and at the Fife and Drum Inn especially! This lovely inn is very well located within walking distance of Colonial Williamsburg and nearby shops and restaurants. Sharon and Billy are warm and welcoming and the inn is beautifully kept with great attention to details. The breakfasts are yummy and beautifully presented. We loved...

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United States
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Stayed at the Fife & Drum at the end of September. The location was great, so close to restaurants, stores, and the attractions of Colonial Williamsburg. We spent our night in the Conservancy room and took advantage of the cute tub in the middle of the room. The bed was comfortable, and Billy, the owner, took time to speak with...

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Seattle, Washington, United States
Reviewed 17 October 2014

This was a perfect inn to stay at when visiting Williamsburg, Everything is within walking distance. The inn was quaint, clean, friendly, and perfect. Breakfast in the main room was good and helpful information was given which helped us plan a day of exploring Williamsburg.

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Thank Susan J
New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 October 2014

The Fife and Drum Inn is an absolute MUST if you are visiting Williamsburg. It is full of character yet clean and quaint and so enjoyable! The service is exceptional; Billy is absolutely wonderful. Cookies and Lemonade 24/7? Can't beat it. I felt at home the entire time I was away. I would recommend the Fife and Drum to anyone!...

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Thank Lauren E
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2014

the Ffe and Drum offers the luxuries of today right next door to a unique walk through some of the defining moments of US history. The host was an expert on all of the local history and was ever ready to answer questions and provide helpful advice.. The accommodation itself was of top standard and the cooked breakfast delicious. We...

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Reviewed 13 October 2014

Great staff, very helpful with attractions to see and things to do. Very flexible about reservations, arrival check-in, and checkout. Seamless process. Would recommend a stay at Fife and Drum to anyone. Plan to return in the future.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic Williamsburg's only downtown lodging. The Fife & Drum is adjacent to the shops and restaurants of Merchants Square and just a short walk from the heart of historic Colonial Williamsburg. William & Mary, the country's second chartered college, is across the street. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fife & Drum Inn

Address: 441 Prince George St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-3619
Region: United States > Virginia > Williamsburg
Price Range: RM812 - RM1,414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fife & Drum Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Cedar Room is a two room suite”
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“If you have trouble with stairs, ask for the Drummer's Cottage.”
90trudym, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in George Washington room overlooking street. Was a little noisy in the wee hours when there was street maintenance.”
trula, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“all the rooms are adorable with queen beds, one room with a king bed”
637charisseg, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Entire Cottage to yourself, fabulous!”
98christinek, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
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