Our Accolades

Colonial Williamsburg Resort Accolades

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

Official Hotels:

  • The Williamsburg Inn receiving AAA 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

Dining & Historic Taverns 

  • 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.

Spa & Wellness Center

  • 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.

 Golf Courses

  • 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

Group & Conference Center

  • 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.

 Wedding & Special Events

  • Colonial Williamsburg Resorts received Wedding Wire Couples Choice 2019
  • Colonial Williamsburg Resorts received The Knot “Best of” 2018

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