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Williamsburg Inn changes approved: Pool, terrace tweaks coming

Williamsburg Inn changes approved: Pool, terrace tweaks coming

Once considered one of the top hotels in the world, the Williamsburg Inn is now due for some changes.

Both Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip have stayed at the Inn before. The Mobil Travel Guide — now called the Forbes Travel Guide — downgraded the hotel from five stars to four stars in 1998.

At an Architectural Review Board meeting Tuesday, representatives from Colonial Williamsburg presented what they think is apt for the future of the Inn. Those tweaks include adding a pool to the front and changes to the social terrace and queen’s terrace, both of which are in the back.

Robert Underwood, the Vice President of Operations for Colonial Williamsburg,...

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