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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very nice stay at the Inn. We were allowed to check in before the normal check in time. The room was clean and the bed comfortable. The bathroom was small but had all we needed. The owner was very friendly and helpful. He even invited our daughter to come over and have breakfast with us. Very convenient...

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

Greetings, Thank you for your kind words and recent review. It was great having y'all and I'm happy you enjoyed your stay. Of course your daughter is more than welcome to join you for breakfast anytime, just let us know :-) Thank you and we hope to see y'all again real soon.

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

My niece and I took a first-time trip to Virginia to meet some online friends. We decided to stay in a B&B (first time as well), and The Cedars of Williamsburg was an excellent choice. Alex was a wonderful host. He accommodated our late-night arrival and early-morning departure. He was also very flexible about a last minute correction to our...

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This lovely B&B is under new ownership (starting late summer 2016), which is making serious upgrade efforts for the inn and its services. We found them earnest and eager to make us comfortable and to address our concerns. One of us had dietary restrictions and left some of the (hearty and hot) breakfast uneaten on the first day. Rather than...

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

Thanks for writing a review! I am so happy you enjoyed your stay. We're happy to oblige any guest with dietary needs. Thank you again for your patience while we made your special plates. While we are new owners, our aim is to make all guests feel warm and welcome. I'm glad we were able to help you. Thanks again...

Reviewed 1 January 2017

Lovely house and excellent location. Possibly a bit high priced, but the location and ease of having my three kids in an adjoining room was worth it. Breakfast was very good the first day - yogurt with granola, a small home made muffin and bacon. A nice amount to get the day started. The downside being there was not an...

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

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you found the Cedars accomodating for your family. We love being able to help families find a bed and breakfast option so everyone can truly experience Williamsburg hospitality. Thank you also for your detailed explanations of your experience. It helps us identify ways that we can improve. For instance, I'm very happy you...

Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The B&B definitely has potential, but it has a frenetic pace feeling of the new owners becoming familiar with running a B&B. Our greeting from the owner was sub par and lacked the warmth or hospitality expected from a B&B. The breakfast was okay, but the manner that it is served is awkward and feels very rushed. Understand new ownership...

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

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Cedars. I am sorry that your stay - and my hospitality in general - did not meet your standards. Obviously it is never our intention to greet anyone with anything but a happy disposition and an eagerness to help you during your stay. If you could please email...

Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent three nights at the Cedars. The room was very comfortable and the staff friendly and accommodating. Breakfast was delicious. It was a quick walk to Historic Williamsburg. We enjoyed our stay very much.

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

Thank you so much. We're glad we could make your trip to Williamsburg a "lovely stay," and we look forward to helping you again in the future!

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 9 December 2016

The Cedars is located directly across from William and Mary and an easy walk to the historic area of Williamsburg. We only used our car for a side trip to Jamestown. The owners are a young couple who recently acquired the property. They are enthusiastic and working hard to make staying at their property a unique experience. While we were...

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

Thanks so much for the kind words. I'm really happy you enjoyed our new winter-menu items. I'm glad the baked gingerbread oatmeal and eggnog French Toast met your expectations as well as the locally sourced bacon. We're happy our friendly staff was here to assist you with all your needs and we look forward to seeing y'all again real soon.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We stayed here during the Grand Illumination and weekend of W&M student performances. The location is a hop and skip from PBK Hall and the Muscarelle Museum. The rooms are quaint leaning to Colonial decor. Our room had a fireplace that turned on with a wall switch (easy), fridge, Keurig, and TV. The breakfasts were tasty. The staff was 6...

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

Thank you for your review! Indeed our location is one of the major draws to the Cedars but we're glad our staff and friendliness exceeded your expectations. We hope that when guests stay here they feel warm and included as part of our little Cedars family. We hope to see y'all back soon as we continue to improve upon a...

Fairfax Station, Virginia
Reviewed 4 November 2016

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...

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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...

Grand Junction, Colorado
Reviewed 31 October 2016

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.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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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: $236 - $325 (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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“The William and Mary Suite is the least "pretty" of the rooms. The downstairs rooms were quite lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles sarahdU7438LH, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs room, preferably with a larger bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles TracyD558, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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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