The Colonies at Williamsburg

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General Information & Special Requests
  • What is the check-in time?

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    Check-in starts at 4:00 PM local time.

  • What is the check-out time?

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    Check-out is promptly at 10:00 AM local time.

  • Can I check-in at an earlier time?

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    If you arrive at the resort at an earlier time and your assigned room is available, then we will be more than happy to check you in early.

  • Can I request a late check-out time?

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    You can call the front desk to request a later check out time on the day of your departure. We will do our best to accommodate your request based on resort occupancy.

  • How old do you have to be to check-in?

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    The minimum age for check-in is 21.

  • Is my ID/passport required at check-in?

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    A picture ID, major credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover or $100 cash security deposit) and your confirmation/hotel voucher is required at the time of check-in. A security deposit made on a major credit card will be released within 48 business hours of check-out. All cash deposits require a physical inspection of the unit after all guests have vacated. Please allow 15 to 20 mins to have unit inspected. If using a debit card, depending on your banking institution, the hold may take between 7 and 14 days to be released.

  • What are the hours of the front desk?

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    The Colonies at Williamsburg is open 24 hours, 7 days a week. Please call the resort to notify the staff of any late arrivals.

  • What is the size of this resort?

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    The Colonies at Williamsburg features 300 one-and two-bedroom units that can be combined to make two-or four-bedroom private condominiums. The resort is spread across 27 low-rise buildings, which vary between two and three floors. There are no elevators.

  • Is there a fee for parking?

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    The Colonies at Williamsburg offers free parking for guests and there is evening and overnight resort security throughout the property. Please note that during peak season parking can be limited. We have a centrally located overflow parking area to assist during these times.

  • Can I park my RV at the resort?

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    Parking of recreational vehicles/equipment is not permitted. Please contact the resort for recommendations on available/approved parking.

  • Are there any extra fees associated with the reservation?

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    There is a $25.00 Resort Fee collected at the time of check-in (one fee per reservation). It includes Wi-Fi, access to the fitness center, business center & DVD library, coffee or tea in the clubhouse, and use of in-room safes.

  • Do you offer free Wi-Fi?

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    Wi-Fi is included in the Resort Fee.

  • Can I request a building or view for the unit I want?

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    Special requests (room views, floor level, unit location, etc.) are accepted two weeks prior to arrival. Accommodations are based on a first-come, first-served basis. The Colonies at Williamsburg will make every effort to honor all special requests based on availability.

  • Can I upgrade my two-bedroom unit to a four-bedroom unit?

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    Yes. If there is availability, you may upgrade your two-bedroom to a four-bedroom or your one-bedroom to a two-bedroom. Extra charges or rental rates will apply, and it is based on availability.

  • Can I request a handicap accessible unit for my stay?

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    The Colonies at Williamsburg has designated suites that meet Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements. Please advise the staff of your needs when making reservations so that we can verify availability to block an ADA unit prior to confirming your reservation.

  • Are extra beds or cribs available for small children?

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    Rollaway beds, cribs and highchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Guests must request these items at check-in as they are not able to be reserved in advance. Charges may apply.

  • Is there daily housekeeping?

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    Housekeeping services are not included, but if you would like to request a mid-week cleaning service at an additional charge, please contact our front desk for availability during your stay. A mid-week cleaning includes beds being made with fresh linens, removal of trash and replacement of liners, exchange of all bath and kitchen linens, and vacuuming. Guests are asked to dispose of trash in several conveniently located sites on property.

    Unit towel or linen exchange may also be arranged for a fee. Please contact the front desk directly if you would like this service. A minimum of $75.00 fine is applicable for units left excessively unclean.

  • Is smoking permitted at the resort?

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    The Colonies at Williamsburg does not provide guests with specific designated smoking areas. Guests and owners are prohibited from smoking inside the resort and inside the rooms. Smoking outside is permitted except for the pool deck.

  • Can I send packages to the resort?

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    The Colonies at Williamsburg will accept package deliveries for guests free of charge. The resort is not responsible for the safekeeping of packages. Packages must arrive during the guests’ stay (not before or after) or they will be returned to sender. Packages must include registered guest’s name and proof of identification is required for pickup.

  • Is this resort pet-friendly?

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    At The Colonies at Williamsburg, we understand that pets are an extension of your family and are one of very few resorts that offer a limited number of pet-friendly units, which are in a particular area of the resort near the walking areas. A non-refundable pet fee of $125.00 is due at check-in and availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. Only non-aggressive breeds are allowed on resort premises and there is a maximum of two pets. YOU MUST CALL IN ADVANCE TO RESERVE PET FRIENDLY ACCOMOMODATIONS.

Resort Location & Transportation Information
Suite Amenities
  • Do the suites have carpet or tile?

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    Both: Ceramic tile in the kitchen & bathroom areas and carpeted floors in living room and bedrooms.

  • Do you have adjoining rooms?

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    Our two-bedroom units can form a four-bedroom unit by locking off both units on the same floor across from one another creating two two-bedroom units for ultimate privacy. Opening in July 2018 we will have one-bedroom unit across the hall from an identical one-bedroom unit making a two-bedroom lock-off. They are designed for maximum comfort with kitchen, living room and dining room areas in each suite, which are integrated for entertaining and enjoyment.

  • How are the kitchens equipped?

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    All suites feature fully-appointed kitchens equipped with stove/oven, dishwasher, full-size refrigerator with ice maker, microwave convection oven, drip coffee maker ((a starter pack of filters are provided), toaster and blender.

  • What type of cookware and dinnerware are in the kitchens?

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    Most commonly used cookware is included in each suite and dinnerware for up to six or eight persons, depending on the size of the unit.

  • What kind of entertainment electronics does each unit have?

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    Each unit features televisions in the living rooms and bedrooms, a DVD player in the living room, and cable television with HBO.

  • Do all the suites have a king-size bed?

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    Two-bedroom suites feature one king-size bed, one queen-size bed, and a queen pull-out sleeper sofa. Four-bedroom suites feature two king-size beds, two queen-size beds, and two queen pull-out sleeper sofas.

  • What’s in the bathroom?

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    All two-bedroom units feature jetted tubs and over-sized walk-in tiled showers. All master bathrooms are equipped with a hair dryer and lighted make-up mirror. All one-bedroom units feature a large walk in shower and standard tub.

  • Does the resort provide toiletries like shampoo and body wash?

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    The Colonies at Williamsburg provides our guests with a small starter kit in their room, which includes a travel size shampoo/conditioner and bar soap.

  • Is there a washer and dryer in all the suites?

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    Shared washers and dryers are conveniently located in the common hallway between the A and B units on each floor and are available to use at no cost. Select units have a stackable washer and dryer inside the unit.

  • Do the rooms have an iron?

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    Each suite has an ironing board with iron located in the front coat closet or guest bedroom closet.

  • Do all suites have an outdoor patio or balcony?

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    Yes. All units at The Colonies at Williamsburg have a furnished patio or balcony.

  • Are there any other suite amenities?

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    Yes. All suites have an in-room fireplace, a writing desk in the living area, Wi-Fi, safe and a vanity area in the master bedroom with a magnified mirror.

Outside Amenities