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Inn At The Olde Silk Mill

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Four sorority sisters 23 years later...we had a great girls' night in Fredericksburg. I came across the Inn at The Olde Silk Mill's website after discovering that all of the hotels in town were booked solid. My son is a student at nearby U.M.W. and this will be our go to hotel from now on. The rooms are beautifully furnished...

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Midlothian, Virginia
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Came to the Inn at the Olde Silk Mill for an appreciation dinner. We arrived extremely early so the innkeeper invited us to sit in the parlor to have coffee and cookies as we waited. Quaint and friendly place. At the appropriate time we crossed the courtyard to the building behind the Inn where the event was being held. The...

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Damaged ceilings, broken window blinds, and a strong musty odor are the highlights of this inn. Staff was attentive when on alone, but when 2 or 3 staff were near each other, they were so involved in personal discussion aka gossip that it was hard to get their attention. Rooms are either cramped and uncomfortable or barren. Breakfast is cold...

2Thank Lisa G
Arlington Virginia
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately we've stayed here one other evening years ago and hoped it would be better the second time around...we were wrong. With no other hotel options for the night we gave in. Dirty floors, no hot water, no cool air (our room was boiling) and windows that have been painted shut definitely is enough to have me counting down the...

2Thank mawibleu
Reviewed 26 September 2016

If you are looking for a modern hotel, this is not for you. We stayed here for two nights. The Inn on the outside is quaint, the grounds are clean. The moment you walk in the door it will remind you of the past. The staircase greeted us. The decor grand elegance. The innkeeper was very knowledgeable and polite. The...

2Thank Lily B
Falls Church, Virginia
Reviewed 6 September 2016

For a B&B at this price I was expecting well appointed rooms, and a lovely breakfast. What we got was old 20" televisions, a shower from 1970 and a breakfast that was anything but lovely. Breakfast was cereal, bagels in a bag, packaged danish and some fruit in a basket. Certainly not what one would expect from a B&B. No...

2Thank minkins2016
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Inn for 2 nights while attending wedding festivities. The Inn is quite old, but with lots of charm. To note are squeaky floors, thin walls, low water pressure and it took a few minutes for hot water in the shower (there is a note in the bathroom informing us of this)...all expected when staying in a historical...

2Thank Christine J
Alexandria, Louisiana
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We wanted to stay somewhere charming for our trip to Fredericksburg. This looked great. When you pick antique you get antique, the beds creak and squeak the walls were paper thin. I could hear people snoring in the next room, walking above me and climbing in creaky beds. There was a wedding going on and they took all the parking....

1Thank W8987SPsusanc
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I like to stay within walking distance of the historic district of the town, but not pay exorbitant prices. This hotel fit the bill. It is a historic silk mill that is within walking distance of the historic part of town and the river. You can even walk the route that the Union soldiers took up the hill to the...

1Thank greenivy
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Hard to review this property because its not your usual hotel accommodations. It is historic and decorated with antiques and antique replicas and the décor is a little outdated being in the maroon and gold colors. We had the parlor room with a queen bed in the bedroom and a separate room with a small couch and tv. The queen...

Thank bigthicket

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inn At The Olde Silk Mill (formerly Fredericksburg Colonial Inn) is under new ownership since May 2007. Many new upgrades, pillow-top mattress, Royal Suites, wireless internet, new breakfast items, warm and inviting staff. Walking distance to Downtown Fredericksburg Historic sites, restaurants, antique stores. Great shopping and dining options! Perfect for business or leisure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn At The Olde Silk Mill

Address: 1707 Princess Anne St., Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Region: United States > Virginia > Fredericksburg
Price Range: $120 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Inn At The Olde Silk Mill 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Rooms on the backside of hotel will be quieter from road noise and better views.”
LexingtonPark, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Plan to stay here if you're attending a wedding at The Old Silk Mill. No regrets only great memories.”
teresabM3802FC, 13 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Historical and Romantic all at the same time!”
481jeffd, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Second floor room was very quiet, but all areas of hotel kept out any street noise”
MaryGKey, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Get a suite.”
leno435, 19 Apr 2015 | Read review
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