12 Family trip to Williamsburg

By Netanya Trimboli @netanyas

Williamsburg is a historic Virginia town that's close to Busch Gardens and the beach, and has great places to stay at an affordable price.

Family trip to Williamsburg Map

Family trip to Williamsburg Places

  • Kidsburg
  • Food For Thought Restaurant
  • Buckroe Beach
  • Sal's By Victor
  • Jamestown Beach Event Park
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      This looks like a really nice beach not far from Williamsburg. The have grills available as well, so you can have a nice picnic. Reviews say it's recommended for families.

  • Shorty's Diner
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      This place has great reviews for 3 meals a day from other families on Trip Advisor. Can't go wrong with a diner when you have two kids and one picky eater.

  • Colonial Williamsburg Visitor Center
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      Colonial Williamsburg is a town recreating 18th century life. I remember my parents dragged me here when I was a teenager and I hated it, but my kids might be at a good age to think it's cool!

  • The Smokey Griddle
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      This looks like a great breakfast spot for kids. Has 4.5 star reviews on Yelp, with one dollar sign. Sounds like a winner!

  • Busch Gardens Williamsburg
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      We are going to try this amusement park for the first time. Our kids are 5 and 8, and our 5-year old gets in for free. You can typically find a deal on admission through Groupon or Certifikid.

  • Westgate Historic Williamsburg Resort
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      We will be staying at an Airbnb in this building. The community has a heated pool and hot tub, playground, activities room and more. The unit is a 1-bedroom with a pullout couch in the living room and looks really nice!

  • The Historic Powhatan Resort by Diamond Resorts
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      This is our friends go-to place, and they stay here about 3 times per year. If it's not a holiday weekend, the rates are very affordable and the resort has a pool and activities for kids.

  • Williamsburg
    • netanyas

      At just 2 hours from DC, Williamsburg is an easy getaway that has a lot of fun family activities. There's Busch Gardens, the beach, and the historic town itself, plus all the accommodations offer tons of great amenities.

  • Kidsburg
  • Food For Thought Restaurant
  • Buckroe Beach
  • Sal's By Victor
  • Jamestown Beach Event Park

    This looks like a really nice beach not far from Williamsburg. The have grills available as well, so you can have a nice picnic. Reviews say it's recommended for families.

    March 15, 2021
  • Shorty's Diner

    This place has great reviews for 3 meals a day from other families on Trip Advisor. Can't go wrong with a diner when you have two kids and one picky eater.

    March 15, 2021
  • Colonial Williamsburg Visitor Center

    Colonial Williamsburg is a town recreating 18th century life. I remember my parents dragged me here when I was a teenager and I hated it, but my kids might be at a good age to think it's cool!

    March 15, 2021
  • The Smokey Griddle

    This looks like a great breakfast spot for kids. Has 4.5 star reviews on Yelp, with one dollar sign. Sounds like a winner!

    March 15, 2021
  • Busch Gardens Williamsburg

    We are going to try this amusement park for the first time. Our kids are 5 and 8, and our 5-year old gets in for free. You can typically find a deal on admission through Groupon or Certifikid.

    March 15, 2021
  • Westgate Historic Williamsburg Resort

    We will be staying at an Airbnb in this building. The community has a heated pool and hot tub, playground, activities room and more. The unit is a 1-bedroom with a pullout couch in the living room and looks really nice!

    March 15, 2021
  • The Historic Powhatan Resort by Diamond Resorts

    This is our friends go-to place, and they stay here about 3 times per year. If it's not a holiday weekend, the rates are very affordable and the resort has a pool and activities for kids.

    March 15, 2021
  • Williamsburg

    At just 2 hours from DC, Williamsburg is an easy getaway that has a lot of fun family activities. There's Busch Gardens, the beach, and the historic town itself, plus all the accommodations offer tons of great amenities.

    March 15, 2021