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Applewood Colonial B&B

605 Richmond Road , Williamsburg, VA 23185-3539 USA (Show map)

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An 'Applewood' a day for a memorable stay. This Flemish bond brick home was built in 1929 by the construction manager for the Colonial Willamsburg restoration and features many finely crafted Colonial details of the 18th century. The owner's unique apple collection is accented by beautiful antiques and 20th C comfort. Guests enjoy a full breakfast served by candlelight in the elegant dining room and afternoon refreshments.



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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service4.9
  • Value4.8
  • Cleanliness4.7
  • Onsite Dining4.8

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Applewood Colonial B&B

4.2 on March 21, 2015

My husband and I spent 2 nights at the Applewood Colonial B&B and loved every minute. Denise's B&B has a perfect location, just a few blocks away from historic Williamsburg, and within walking distance to some small eateries close to William and Mary for those of us who arrive and need a bite to eat without having to drive to the commercial end of town. Our Twin Elms Suite was cozy and comfortable and appointed with every necessity we could have requested. Denise is an outstanding hostess and cooks a delicious breakfast for her guests. We both look forward to a return visit on our next trip south. We have stayed in quite a few B&B's and Applewood is one of the best. We would stay here again in a heartbeat!

first time stay at bed and breakfast

4.0 on March 01, 2015

This was our first time to Williamsburg and first time ever staying at a bed and breakfast. We are so glad we chose Applewood! The Blue Room was great and the breakfasts each morning were delicious. We were made to feel right at home! I want to give 5 stars but for some reason the review site won't let me fill all 5 bubbles. Overall we had no complaints and if we are ever in the area again will be back to stay there!

Wonderful Weekend at Applewood

5 on February 18, 2015

My husband and I had a wonderful weekend stay at Applewood in the Tree Top Suite. The Suite was cozy, comfortable and spotlessly clean, plus full of charm and had every amenity we could want. The fire was lovely, the sheets were incredibly soft, and the bed and pillows were so comfortable, we slept really well. Monty and Denise were such friendly and gracious hosts, warm and welcoming and with lots of historical and local information to share. They made us feel truly at home and the breakfasts were absolutely delicious. We would absolutely stay here again, and will recommend to all our friends! Thank you for a wonderful stay!

We'll Go Back

5 on January 14, 2015

We had a delightful stay at Applewood. Denise was the most gracious hostess - very kind, generous, and attentive to our needs. The house and rooms are pretty and inviting. Denise's breakfasts and sweet treats left at the door when we came and went (a wonderful detail) were delicious. Really, no stone was left unturned to insure guests' comfort at Applewood!

Great stay!

4.0 on January 04, 2015

Everything was wonderful - clean, friendly, quiet, cheerful. Breakfast was yummy and Denise makes great Christmas cookies! Easy walk to Colonial Williamsburg.

Cosy and Comfy

4.8 on January 01, 2015

Wonderful host and convenient location near Colonial Williamsburg and other sights. Great breakfast and spacious room. So happy that we have chosen this B&B for our trip extended from DC.

Excellent stay at Applewood Colonial B&B!

5 on November 12, 2014

A lovely B&B just as described, short walk to Colonial Williamsburg and right across the street from William & Mary. The owners were gracious and accommodating. Denise made a different breakfast each morning and offered good conversation as well! She didn't even charge me for my room when I had to cut my stay short two days early due to a family illness. I highly recommend Applewood Colonial B&B, it's worth every penny, and it's affordable to boot!

Great stay

5 on November 07, 2014

Always a great stay and great food Denise is the best

Cozy, friendly and great location

4.8 on November 04, 2014

I've been coming to Williamsburg for 30 years, and can't believe I only just now discovered Applewood. I never want to stay anywhere else again. The Tree Top Suite was perfect for me, my husband and our teen son. The service and location is wonderful. Denise and Monty are warm hosts. I almost did not want to post a review, because I want to keep this place for myself!

The Real Deal - A Great B&B

5 on September 20, 2014

Beautiful old home in a neighborhood of similar homes, just a short walk from historic Williamsburg. Our hosts were friendly and attentive. There were many little extras, such as complementary sodas, tea, and bottled water in the room, and tasty and creative breakfast choices.

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Rooms & Rates


The Margil Room is representative of the colonial era with its high queen poster bed with fishnet canopy, ladie's writing desk and gold damask wingback chair. Enjoy the modern comforts of a TV/VCR cleverly concealed behind a dollhouse version of the 'Wythe House', AC, Full bath with tub/shower, CD/stereo player, refrigerator and hair dryer.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $120 - $140


The cover photo of an Architectural Digest inspired the design of this lovely large room on the second floor. Delicate lace bedhangings fall from the 9ft. ceiling canopy to surround the high queen bed. The effect is light and airy and very romantic. The room also features a wingback chair and ottoman, chaise lounge, vibrant oriental rug, cable tv/vcr hidden inside a dollhouse version of 'Bassett Hall'. Private bath with tub/shower. The room also has a CD/radio alarm & refrigerator.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $150 - $175

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Location Type

Small town

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Museum, Nature area, Jamestown, Yorktown, Virginia Beach, Busch Gardens, Colonial Williamsburg, Ghost Tour, Busch Gardens Williamsburg, College of William & Mary, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Vineyard, Winery

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Board games, Fax Machine, Library, Private entrance, Telephone , Refrigerator, Iron/Ironing Board

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, CD player, Ceiling fans, Fireplace, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, VCR

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Fitness Center/Gym, Health Spa/Massage, Wine Tasting, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Swimming pool, Tennis courts

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  • Check In:: 4-6 PM/by arrng
  • Check Out:: 11AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited ages 2+ charged $25
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 -3 nights weekend & holiday
  • Accepted payments VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Credit cards are authorized when reservation is made.
  • Cancellations: If you must cancel within the 14 days prior to your arrival we will make every effort to rebook each night of your stay. A $25 rebooking fee will be charged to rerent the room. The guest is responsible for every night reserved 14 days before their arrival date if we are unable to rebook it.



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  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining room

Signature Dish

Peach French Toast
Made with fresh baked bread or "Sally Lunn" bread.


605 Richmond Road , Williamsburg, VA 23185-3539 USA (Show map)

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