Visit Prince George County, Virginia.
Prince George County, in southeastern Virginia, has a population of 36,000 people. What used to be an agricultural suburbia, has now become an informational and technological mecca. Petersburg and Fort Lee are two of the largest towns in the county, offering tourists a plethora of vacation experiences, such as shopping in the Historical District, street fairs and museums. The county is 25 miles north of Richmond, Virgina, and 125 miles north of Washington, D.C.
Holiday Inn Express-Petersburg
The Holiday Inn Express is located in Petersburg, which is in Prince George County, and right next to Fort Lee. Each morning, guests can help themselves to a complimentary breakfast served in the Fresh Express breakfast bar. Free high-speed Internet access is available in the guest rooms. Smoking and smoke-free rooms are available, as well as with one king-sized bed or two double beds. Right down the road from the hotel, guests can find the Pamplin Historical Park, featuring the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier, Tudor Hall and a Military Encampment. The park offers visitors group walking tours that are guided by a historian with extensive knowledge about the Civil War. This park is a must for any war buffs.
Holiday Inn Express
11979 S. Crater Road
The Days Inn in Prince George County is located in Petersburg, Virginia, right near Fort Lee, home of the Fort Lee Army Base. All guests are treated to a complimentary breakfast every morning and each room comes with a microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, as well as free Internet service. The hotel features an outdoor pool, a kiddie pool, tennis and basketball courts, a putting green, playground and shuffle board. The hotel is 50 miles east of the popular amusement park Busch Gardens, which features roller-coasters, carousels and arcade games. For fun closer to home, visitors can visit the Sycamore Rouge Theatre located in the old town square in Petersburg. Plays are performed at the theater year round.
12208 S. Crater Road
Petersburg, VA 23805
Marriott Fairfield Inn and Suites
The Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites is located in Hopewell, Virginia, just down the road from the Fort Lee Army Base. Guest stays come with a complimentary breakfast and free Wi-Fi Internet access. A microwave and a refrigerator come equipped in all suites. Rooms are available with either one king-sized bed or two double beds. The hotel has three floors, with 80 rooms and a large meeting space for business meetings. Babysitting is available for parents who come with children. Pets are allowed with owners during their stay at the Fairfield Inn & Suites. Rizzy’s Restaurant is a town favorite, located about five miles from the Marriott, offering guests local cuisine at a reasonable price.
Marriott Fairfield Inn and Suites
3952 Courthouse Road
Hopewell, Virginia 23860
Comfort Inn and Suites-Prince George
The Comfort Inn & Suites is located one mile from the Fort Lee Army Base. There, tourists can find the U.S. Army Quartermaster Museum. Other nearby attractions include Berkley Plantation and the SplatBrothers Paintball Park. The hotel offers guests a complimentary breakfast, high-speed Internet access in guest rooms and free coffee throughout the day. The hotel also has a sauna, an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Guest rooms come with a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker and Whirlpool bathtub. If travelling during October, know that in Virginia this month is “Wine Month” featuring wine festivals, wine tastings and picking grapes in vineyards to aid in the preperation of the wine. Located right near the hotel, the Foreignerat Swift Creek Mill Playhouse offers shows year round.
Comfort Inn & Suites
5380 Oaklawn Blvd.
Prince George, VA, 23875