10 Reasons to Hold Your Meeting in Williamsburg

Check out our top 10 lists of reasons to host your next meeting in Williamsburg, and then get down to business.

1. It’s easy to get here from there.
Williamsburg is located 150 miles south of Washington, D.C., midway between Richmond and Virginia Beach, and is serviced by three airports including Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF), Richmond International Airport (RIC), and Norfolk International Airport (ORF). Amtrak also offers train service to downtown Williamsburg from anywhere along the Northeast Corridor or points south.

2. Top-rated lodging options with capacity for meetings and conferences.
With more than 7,000 sleeping rooms and 200,000 square feet of meeting space, Williamsburg consistently rates as a top meeting location.

3. Our hands-on sales staff helps you through every stage of the planning process.
Offering the perfect touch of Southern hospitality, Visit Williamsburg's sales team is there for you every step of the way—from managing the RFP process to customizing your group’s stay with unforgettable, curated experiences. Contact our sales team at (757) 253-2313 or sales@visitwilliamsburg.com.

4. Unique venues.
Williamsburg is home to unique hotels and conference spaces. From a historic downtown theater to a breathtaking waterfront setting, you can select a venue that matches your needs and budget.

5. Eclectic, up-and-coming food scene.
Looking to plan a dine-around? Williamsburg has you covered with the area’s most Instagram-worthy restaurants, coffee houses, and breweries. From plant-based to pasta and from tavern to tapas, the region's wide variety of dining will make each meal memorable. 

6. From trolleys to shuttles travel throughout the area is a breeze.
Hop on the free trolley or shuttle for a fun way to get to some of our most popular sites, restaurants, and shops.

7. Mild temperatures throughout the year.
Williamsburg’s ideal location offers mild weather throughout most of the year, making it the perfect spot for hosting all types of meetings and events.

8. Value proposition.

We're a small town, not a big city. Experience the value, convenience, and charm that comes along with that. 

9. More to explore.
In between meetings, attendees can explore all the fun and excitement that Williamsburg has to offer. Step back in time, enjoy a wine tour and tasting, or embark on exciting outdoor adventures. There’s something for everyone attending your meeting.

10. Experience & Excellence.
Our knowledgeable, expert staff is happy to work with you throughout every stage of the planning process. No meeting is too big, and no budget is too small.

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