The Historic Powhatan Resort

3601 Ironbound Road, Williamsburg, 23188, VA

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The Historic Powhatan continues the historical Colonial atmosphere with Manor House — a restored landmark building from the 1700s. The resort’s rolling acres of wooded property feature indoor and outdoor pools, hot tubs, tennis courts, a pavilion, a vibrant playground and several hiking trails. Families can stay in three-bedroom units with private balconies, washer/dryer units, lofts and hot tubs. Modern rooms are equipped with DVD players, air conditioning and coffeemakers. One- and two-bedroom suites are also available. Rooms are colorful with sitting areas and fireplaces. A couple of onsite restaurants offer American and International dishes for all meals. A game room, miniature golf course and gift shop are onsite. Offsite, families can spend a fun-filled day at the nearby Busch Gardens. Colonial Williamsburg is three miles away.

Our Editor Loves

  • Indoor & outdoor pools
  • Multi-room suites with hot tubs
  • Miniature golf course onsite

Family Interests

  • Bicycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking

Family Amenities

  • Cribs
  • DVD
  • Laundry
  • Pool



by scottboyd911

My wife and I just happened to be driving by the Powhatan Resort on Iron bound Road in Williamsburg and drove in not knowing what to expect, and what a surprise. Beautiful grounds and charming rental units. We had lunch at their Grill & Bar and while the ambiance was nothing super special, it was nice with with very cordial servers. I had a Caesar salad with BLACKENED TUNA on top, and it was some of the best blackened Tuna I have EVER had. SURPRISE, SURPRISE.....We will definitely go back since we're in the area quite a bit. I would love to try some of their other selections, and see if their as great as what we had on our first visit.


by Rebecca R

Although the resort is very nice, I rated it a 3 because of the mandatory $19.95 plus tax daily fee. I think this is an outrageous amount for those of us who are not interested in any of the activities or amenities. There should be a way of opt out if we choose not to utilize any of the activities.