Christmas in Williamsburg Is Pure Magic With Historic Williamsburg Hotels

SOURCE: Marriott

Celebrate True Holiday Traditions With Host of Unique Festivities

WILLIAMSBURG, VA–(Marketwire – December 3, 2010) – Cobblestone streets, colonial homes, live carolers, hot cider, jingle bells, horse-drawn carriages and garlands filled with shining apples, magnolia leaves and pine are just a few of the many sights and sounds that make Christmas in Williamsburg an occasion true traditions are made of. Elegant hotels in Colonial Williamsburg welcome holiday travelers to visit America’s Historic Triangle during the holidays for a Christmas experience that is sure to create memories to last a lifetime.

Colonial Williamsburg celebrates the holidays with more than 300 programs and events planned between Thanksgiving and the first weekend in January bringing to life the holiday traditions of Christmas past. Roasted chestnuts and live concerts featuring unique instruments, special children’s events and beautifully decorated trees, sparkling lights and flickering candles – the list goes on and on as the events continue throughout the season. Unique holiday shopping and one-of-a-kind gift ideas can be found around nearly every corner and everyone in the family will enjoy spectacular fireworks displays and fine Williamsburg dining. Fun for everyone is also easily found in Christmas Town: A Busch Gardens Celebration where more than a million twinkling lights and a winter wonderland of holiday magic awaits guests during the holiday season at the park that has been named the most beautiful theme park in America for 20 of the past 20 years.

With attractive rates at one of the premier Colonial Williamsburg hotels, creating a holiday family vacation or weekend getaway is easy. The hotel provides travelers with elegant accommodations convenient to Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown, Yorktown and Busch Gardens, historical sites and shopping. The Williamsburg Marriott not only offers upscale amenities, but well-appointed guest rooms and hotel suites that include cotton-rich bedding ensembles, high-tech services and in-room entertainment that includes premium cable, pay-per-view movies and high-speed Internet access. A concierge level is also available for added amenities. All guests enjoy access to the hotel’s indoor and outdoor heated and connecting pools, whirlpool, and on-site fitness center. The hotel is also home to the Harvest Grille, Pitchers and the Williamsburg Café which join the long list of fine Williamsburg restaurants available in the area.

About the Williamsburg Marriott Hotel

The Williamsburg Marriott Hotel is conveniently located just minutes from many Williamsburg attractions and offers business travelers a “Room that Works” for the latest in business-friendly amenities. With over 45,000 square feet of flexible event space, including the 13,000 square feet President’s Ballroom, a 714-seat auditorium and smaller amphitheater the hotel is an easy choice for business conferences, corporate meetings or elegant social gatherings. Professional event planners and full-service catering are also available to ensure every detail is perfect and each event a success.