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William and Mary wants to turn hotel into student housing

William and Mary wants to turn hotel into student housing

At a Williamsburg Planning Commission meeting on Wednesday, representatives from William and Mary will ask the group to consider letting it change what is currently a Days Inn to housing for students. The Days Inn continues to operate as a hotel.

The William and Mary Real Estate Foundation bought the property in August for $3,050,000. The 38,600-square foot facility has two stories and 102 guestrooms.

When the college purchased the hotel from Jalaram of Williamsburg Inc. in August, the deal was contingent upon its district being rezoned to allow it to become student housing.

The Days Inn sits at 902 Richmond Road in the LB-2 district, an area of the city where student...

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