Noted for its rich history and ample outdoor opportunities, Fredericksburg, Virginia is a celebrated destination only an hour from both Richmond's urban attractions and Colonial Beach, one of the top Virginia beaches in the area. With plenty to do outdoors and many museums, galleries, and other indoor attractions to explore, the town is an ideal mix appealing to a varied number of interests. With a diverse choice in Fredericksburg motels, hotels, and bed and breakfasts, area lodging options abound. The choices in Fredericksburg hotels range from modern hotels to accommodation with deep historical significance to cheap and well-equipped motels.
With more than eight decades of experience catering to guests from around the world, The Inn at the Olde Silk Mill is one of the most popular historic hotels in Fredericksburg. The inn's thirty guest rooms provide modern comforts highlighted by a historic atmosphere. Elegant textiles throughout rooms combine with beautiful antique furniture offering guests lodging in Fredericksburg that is full of charm. Situated in an ideal spot in the downtown area, shopping, dining, and historic landmarks are all located within easy walking distance. Each room features cable television, complimentary internet, and a small fridge as well as continental breakfast for each guest. Great Virginia vacation deals offered by the inn include passes to historic sites, ghost tours, and tickets to special events and live theater.
Another of the hotels in Fredericksburg located in the downtown historic district is the Courtyard Marriott, a distinguished hotel offering close proximity to the Quantico, the University of Mary Washington, and several cultural attractions. Affordable, onsite parking means guests with rental cars are easily accommodated. Ample space in each guest room, along with free wireless internet, modern furnishings, ample workspace, and a host of convenient amenities—such as onsite laundry, an indoor pool and onsite dining—insure guests needs are well taken care of. The Courtyard Marriott is also near five area golf courses, two full-service spas and offers an onsite fitness center. Anyone seeking modern hotels in Fredericksburg with an air of distinction will enjoy a stay at the downtown Marriott.
An affordable, convenient, and enjoyable stay awaits at many Fredericksburg motels. Most Fredericksburg motels are located within a short distance of many things to do and offer great services and ample space for guests while keeping rates low. Comparable to many popular Fredericksburg hotels, area motels offer the advantage of saving on accommodation while still enjoying the convenience of a great location near many attractions. There are several choices in Fredericksburg motels and cheaper hotels, including well-known names like Holiday Inn (pictured), Best Western, Motel 6, Super 8, Econo Lodge, and Days Inn. As with many hotels in Fredericksburg, guests will find onsite amenities such as fridges and microwaves, high-speed internet, free breakfasts, and cable TV. Many motels also offer convenient access to Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Battlefield Park, Central Rappahannock Heritage Center, eighteenth-century Ellwood Cemetery, and General Hugh Mercer Monument.
With great outdoor entertainment like fishing, cycling, rafting, and hiking available throughout the area, visitors can get a healthy dose of fresh air and exercise in between exploring area history and other attractions. With a large variety of Fredericksburg hotels easily accessed via public transportation—such as Amtrak and Greyhound—a vehicle isn't necessary to indulge in a thorough tour of this significant and exciting Virginia destination. With the Virginia Peninsula only two short hours away, visitors trips to Hampton, Newport News and renowned Virginia Beach couldn't be easier.