Explore fun things to do in Colonial Williamsburg

Choose the Country Inn & Suites, Williamsburg Historic Area, VA, and walk in the steps of American colonists by visiting sites in the Historic Triangle of Jamestown, Williamsburg, and Yorktown. Spend the day exploring re-created historic buildings and talking to townspeople at Colonial Williamsburg. You can scream your way through the coasters at Busch Gardens Williamsburg or speed down the waterslides at Water Country USA. Looking for more things to do near your hotel room? The Williamsburg area features attractions like antique and shopping malls, golf courses, and museums.

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Busch Gardens Williamsburg

4.9 mi / 7.89 km from the hotel
Test your limits on the Alpengeist®, the legendary roller coaster that takes you up 195 feet before plunging you back to earth. Other attractions at Busch Gardens include rare animals, live shows, and artisan shops.

Colonial Williamsburg

0.81 mi / 1.3 km from the hotel
Step back in time and immerse yourself in the art and culture of this restoration of a colonial capital city. You can see blacksmiths, apothecaries, and weavers hard at work or stroll through one of two on-site art museums.

Go-Karts Plus

5.56 mi / 8.96 km from the hotel
For action-packed adventure that the whole family can enjoy, you can’t go wrong with Go-Karts Plus. Race around the track, test your aim at the shooting gallery, and prepare for the ultimate water balloon battle at the Water Wars station.

Jamestown Settlement

5.7 mi / 9.17 km from the hotel
Visit Jamestown, America’s first permanent settlement, to learn about daily life in the colonies. You can tour life-size fort replicas or a Powhatan village, talk to costumed historians, and browse several shops.

The Williamsburg Winery at Wessex Hundred

3.61 mi / 5.82 km from the hotel
The Williamsburg Winery produces several award-winning wines, including the Governor’s White. You can schedule a tour of the winery, enjoy a special tasting, or sample a delicious meal at one of two on-site restaurants.

Water Country USA

4.37 mi / 7.04 km from the hotel
Make a splash at Water Country USA, home to thrilling water rides like Nitro Racer®, an anything-but-lazy river called the Hubba Hubba Highway, and attractions designed for younger kids.

William & Mary

1.02 mi / 1.65 km from the hotel
Established in 1693, this public research university has a long history of excellent education. Graduates include three US presidents and four signers of the Declaration of Independence.

Williamsburg Premium Outlets

2.7 mi / 4.35 km from the hotel
Shop at the Premium Outlets to find great deals on your favorite brands from J. Crew to The North Face and Under Armour to Michael Kors.

Yankee Candle® Village

1.5 mi / 2.41 km from the hotel
Soak up the scents of this vast candle emporium. Visit the Yankee Candle® store, create your own candle, and satisfy your sweet tooth with the many varieties of Yankee Candy.
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Yorktown Battlefield

12.1 mi / 19.47 km from the hotel
Start your tour of this historic battlefield in the Visitor Center, where you can see artifacts from the American fight for independence, watch an informative video, or schedule a guided excursion with a park ranger.