SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

June 30, 2014 10:00 ET

Williamsburg, VA Hotel Honored With 2014 Fido's Favorite Award by

Guests Rate Residence Inn Williamsburg as a Top Pet Friendly Lodging in the United States

WILLIAMSBURG, VA--(Marketwired - Jun 30, 2014) -  Residence Inn prides itself on creating an environment evocative of home for its guests. Even with the whole family relaxing in your spacious suite, the experience isn't quite complete without the family pet to snuggle up with and this Colonial Williamsburg hotel knows that better than any other. In 2014, the pet friendly travel experts at have honored Residence Inn Williamsburg with their Fido's Favorite Award.

Leading travel website is dedicated to bringing travelers first-rate accommodations that meet and exceed the needs of their four-legged friends. The website establishes its criteria from reviews and property ratings on a scale of 1-5 "dog bones," from its 12 million annual visitors and app users. Only properties receiving 4-bone ratings or higher are considered, so travelers with pets in tow can rest assured that Residence Inn Williamsburg will welcome their pet with open arms.

Outpacing not just Williamsburg extended-stay hotels, but accommodations nationwide, Residence Inn is counted among fewer than 5% of pet friendly properties to have received this distinction. The award recognizes hotel, inns, and bed & breakfasts that have earned an "Outstanding" (5 out of 5 bones) rating from customers over the course of the past year. This award speaks from experience, and animal lovers visiting the area endorse Residence Inn Williamsburg, proving that this award is well-earned.

Just a few short miles from Williamsburg International airport this hotel's convenient location in Colonial Williamsburg's Historic district makes the logistics of traveling with your furry friends hassle-free and inviting. In addition to easy arrivals and departures, travelers looking for the complete Williamsburg experience will not find a more pet friendly hotel near Jamestown Settlement, Busch Gardens, Williamsburg Winery, a variety of town tours, and countless other must-see local attractions.

These sprawling accommodations are the ideal lodging for travelers who seek experience, but want peace of mind that their best friend is taken care of while they explore their destination. Melissa Halliburton, President and Founder of, said, "Our customers appreciate the extra steps that properties take to ensure a comfortable stay for pets and their owners," and Residence Inn Williamsburg has perfected those extra steps for their guests.

To reserve your pet friendly extended-stay suites call (757) 941-2000 or visit, although, barking will usually get their attention. 

About Residence Inn Williamsburg
At the Residence Inn Williamsburg, guests will enjoy the welcoming atmosphere of these pet-friendly extended-stay suites. Designed with "home" in mind, the hotel's suites are large enough to give the whole family space to kick back and relax. With ample workspace and detailed kitchen in each guestroom, there is no long-term need that can't be met. Free Wi-Fi in each suite and complimentary breakfast each morning complete the feeling of being at home in this Williamsburg hotel, while furnishings like ironing board and iron, coffeemakers, and HD TVs in each room ensure guests that Residence Inn Williamsburg has the finer details covered. The hotel's fitness center, outdoor swimming pool, and recreational SportCourts make it so that guests can enjoy all the pleasures of their trip guilt-free. Residence Inn's prime Colonial Williamsburg Historic District location provides unfettered access to all of the area's most popular attractions like Busch Gardens, Water Country USA, the Jamestown Settlement, Merchants Square Shopping District, Williamsburg Winery, and 15 championship golf courses to name a few. With all of these exciting destinations to explore, guests making the most of their stay will be looking forward to laying down in their bed's crisp linens, plush, thick mattress, and fluffy pillows, then giving in to sleep in preparation for another great day with Residence Inn Williamsburg.

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