Book your room at The Historic Powhatan Resort
Sprawling plantation recreated as Williamsburg resort
On a former colonial plantation, this 256-acre property is 3 miles from Colonial Williamsburg and 12 miles from Busch Gardens.
The Historic Powhatan Resort's recreation highlights include an indoor swimming pool, outdoor swimming pool, and fitness center. Handicap parking is also available as well as some wheelchair-accessible entrances.
All accommodations at The Historic Powhatan Resort are non-smoking and feature refrigerators, washers and dryers, and cable TV with premium channels. Accessible bathrooms and 4 ADA compliant rooms are also available.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
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The Historic Powhatan Resort
At your hotel
Located on what was once a colonial plantation, The Historic Powhatan Resort is 3 miles from Colonial Williamsburg. 5 small lakes and rolling woodlands accent the 256-acre property. Wireless high-speed Internet access (surcharge) is available in the business center. In addition to indoor and outdoor pools, the resort offers a fitness center, 19-hole mini-golf course, tennis, basketball, and volleyball. 3 restaurants and a bar are located on site. Parking is free. The Historic Powhatan Resort is a 100% non-smoking hotel.
- Smoke-free property
- Children's pool
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Total number of rooms - 845
- 24-hour front desk
- Laundry facilities
- Picnic area
- Fireplace in lobby
- Barbecue grill(s)
- Indoor pool
- Outdoor pool
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Number of floors - 2
- Tennis on site
- Wireless Internet access - surcharge
- Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
- Free self parking
- Number of restaurants - 3
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access ( $6.95 USD / per day )
Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge , Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
Park your car
Free self parking
In your room
- Weekly housekeeping provided
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
- Cable TV service
- Air conditioning
- Premium TV channels
- Coffee/tea maker
- Separate sitting area
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Climate control
- Access via exterior corridors
- Cookware, dishware, and utensils
- DVD player
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Eat and drink
The Powhatan Bar and Grille - A family-friendly restaurant specializing in homestyle cooking. Open for breakfast and dinner Monday through Thursday 8 AM - 11 AM, and 5 PM - 10 PM, and for breakfast, lunch, and dinner Friday through Sunday 8 AM - 10 PM.
The Kitchen at Powhatan - Fine-dining with contemporary American and International cuisines. Game and seafood specialties. Fresh local ingredients. On-site herb garden. Extensive wine list. Open Friday through Sunday for dinner only. Reservations recommended.
The Garden at Powhatan - Serves appetizers, light seasonal fare, and drinks on the seasonal outdoor patio overlooking the pond. Open for lunch and dinner.
The Powhatan Grille Breakfast Buffet - Breakfast buffet served Monday morning. Live entertainment for all ages.
In addition to indoor and outdoor pools and a fitness center, the resort offers hiking and biking trails, basketball, sand-pit volleyball, tennis, horseshoes, and more.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Basketball on site
- Miniature golf on site
- Hiking/biking trails on site
- Playground on site
- Racquetball/squash on site
- Volleyball on site
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
The fine print for The Historic Powhatan Resort
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
When you leave
Check-out time is 10 AM
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
- Resort fee: USD 10 per accommodation, per night
- Pool access
- Fitness center access
- Business center/computer access
- Internet access (may be limited)
- Self parking
- Additional inclusions
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 6.95 per day (rates may vary)
- Deposit: USD 100 per stay
We should mention
Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.