Our Accolades

Colonial Williamsburg Resort Accolades

Colonial Williamsburg Resorts has a long list is accolades, here are just some of them:

Official Hotels & Resort Amenities: 

The Williamsburg Inn receiving AAA’s coveted Five Diamond Rating, placing the Inn in the top 0.5% of AAA hotels in the country to achieve this distinction.

The Williamsburg Inn receiving Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Rating for 2021. The Williamsburg Inn also among the first hotels in the world to become Sharecare Health Security VERIFIED with Forbes Travel Guide. The comprehensive facility verification helps ensure that guests and travel planners can book with confidence at properties that have appropriate health safety procedures in place.

The Williamsburg Inn received a Gold badge of the U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of Best Hotels in the United States for 2021.

Colonial Williamsburg Hotels wins 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award for Williamsburg Inn, Williamsburg Lodge, Colonial Houses, Griffin Hotel, and Williamsburg Woodlands Hotel & Suites. 2018 Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor. The achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned top-performing traveler reviews on World’s Largest Travel site over the past year.

Colonial Houses and Williamsburg Lodge, Autograph Collection both make Conde Nast Top 20 Resorts in the South: Readers’ Choice Awards in 2020

Top 25 Southern U.S. Golf Resorts – Condé Nast Traveler Magazine; Williamsburg Inn ranked eighth; Williamsburg Lodge ranked 10th

Colonial Williamsburg Resorts named #2 Golf Resort for Families, Golf Magazine

Top Destination for Families: Golf.com &  Top 10 Favorite U.S. Golf Resorts: Golf.com


The Rockefeller Room at the Williamsburg Inn earns AAA’s Four Diamond rating, only 2.1 percent of the 31,000 establishments nationwide qualify for the highest tiers.



The Spa of Colonial Williamsburg receiving Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Rating in 2021, one of two Spas to receive this rating in Virginia, and the only Spa in Williamsburg to receive this accolade.



Top 100 Best Courses You Can Play, Golfweek Magazine #61Top 100 You Can Play: Gold Course, Golf Magazine #55
Best Courses Near You: Gold Course #3 in Virginia, Green course #13, Golf Magazine
Best Course in Virginia: Gold Course #3, Golfweek Magazine
America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses: Gold Course, Golf Digest #67
Top 100 Resort Courses in America – Gold Course, Golfweek Magazine #43
Four and ½ Stars: Gold and Green course, Best Places to Play; Golf Digest
Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary: Commitment to the environment
Best Restoration: 3rd Place, Golf Digest, 2017
Best Golf Courses for Staff Friendliness: #1, Golf Advisor, 2019


Colonial Williamsburg Resorts Conventions South Readers’ Choice Award

Colonial Williamsburg Resorts receiving Smart Meetings 2018 Platinum Choice Awards, to honor the hospitality industry’s top-ranked hotels that display the highest standards of overall excellence in service and amenities.



Colonial Williamsburg Resorts received Wedding Wire Couples Choice 2019

Colonial Williamsburg Resorts received The Knot “Best of” 2018

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Enjoy Colonial Williamsburg to the fullest with a stay at one of our six unique hotel properties. They are conveniently located within and surrounding the Historic Area, just minutes from all the action.

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With a mixture of restaurants, bars, lounges, and cafes located in and around the Historic Area, you’ll find the perfect place for a historically-inspired family meal or an intimate evening of creative cuisine.

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Treat both your mind and body to a rejuvenating experience at The Spa at Colonial Williamsburg. It all begins in calm surroundings that exude classic elegance. Soak in our serene décor and enjoy thoughtful amenities designed to prepare you for rejuvenation

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Just as Colonial Williamsburg brings America’s revolutionary history to life, The Golden Horseshoe Golf Club honors the classic traditions of the game—while still creating an entertaining challenge for today’s player.

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From venues that surround guests in traditional elegance to gorgeous outdoor spaces that break with convention, a unique meeting experience is always on the agenda at Colonial Williamsburg.

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From fairytale celebrations to history-enriched ceremonies, every couple can find their perfect fit at Colonial Williamsburg.

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