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The Willcox

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Room & Suite (40)
Pool & Beach (18)
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
The award-winning, historic Willcox Hotel cultivates a sophisticated, yet informal glamour amidst America's storied thoroughbred country. Cloud soft beds, an intimate Salon & Spa and one of the South's Best Restaurants - All in a setting of Easy Going Elegance.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Quirky Hotels
Centrally Located
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Hotel packages
Full view
84Good for walkers
Grade: 84 out of 100
46Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
15Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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67Room tips
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My wife and I attended a function at the Willcox last night and spent the night as well. We had a wonderful time and promised to return for a weekend, perhaps in the Spring. The hotel’s public rooms are very attractive and the staff friendly and courteous. Rooms are beautifull
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Aiken is a happening sleepy little town. However, there are loads of things to do there. First, you can park your car and walk everywhere you need to go. If you are walk adverse or, well, lazy, uber is an option. Everyone is amazingly friendly, There are numerous nightlife option
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Response from Willcox1898, General Manager at The Willcox
Responded yesterday
Thank you for staying with us and for such a wonderful review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed our charming town of Aiken and couldn't agree with you more that there are many options of things to see and do. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your Willcox experience from the accommodations, the dining, and the spa. I look forward to your return visit and hope that will be in the very near future. Happy Holidays!! Tina McCarthy General Manager
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We stayed here for a few days over Thanksgiving. Our room was gorgeous complete with fireplace. The restaurant was just terrific with great food and service. Thanksgiving buffet was fabulous and beyond our expectations. The staff treated us as honored guests. Highly recommen
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Response from Willcox1898, General Manager at The Willcox
Responded yesterday
Thank you so much for choosing to spend your Thanksgiving with us. We are so pleased you enjoyed your room, our Thanksgiving buffet, and our staff. We appreciate you highly recommending us and we hope that you will have a wonderful holiday season! All the best, Tina McCarthy General Manager
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This property isn’t huge but that is part of the historical aspect that I appreciate. Right away the staff was great showed us to our room which was beautiful , had a warm fireplace and had a nice soaking tub! Very comfortable bed!
Experienced a massage at the spa while here as
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Response from Willcox1898, General Manager at The Willcox
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us and for writing this wonderful review. I have shared your kind comments with our staff who greatly appreciate them. I am so glad that you were able to enjoy many aspects of the hotel....not only the accommodations, but the spa, dining room, pool area, and lobby bar. I hope that you have a wonderful holiday season and that you will be returning very soon. All the best, Tina McCarthy General Manager
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Loved, loved, loved our stay in the Roosevelt Suite! Double door entrance leads to an entranceway with guest bathroom, and 2 large rooms on either side. To the right is the living room, with a very comfortable fold out couch, large terrace with tables and chairs, a fireplace, and
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Response from Willcox1898, General Manager at The Willcox
Responded 7 Nov. 2018
Thank you for staying with us and for your wonderful review! I agree The Roosevelt Suite is fit for a Queen. I am so happy that you enjoyed your visit and The Roosevelt Suite. I hope that you will be returning again in the very near future. Please let me know if I may assist you with your reservations. Kindest Regards, Tina McCarthy General Manager
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Yes.It's this comfortable here.
Fireplaces in some rooms
Photo provided by managementThe Willcox
King Premium room
Classic turn down service.
Classic style. Yes the plant is real.
What is the dress code for dinner?
I would agree with dressy casual. My husband wore a coat but no tie.
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Is there a CD player in the room?
Hi Louis, We are happy to provide you with a CD player, if you require one during your stay. We do have a DVD player in each room and a list of movies available. Hope you will visit us soon.
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"You may want to avoid front facing rooms, as the exterior noise can be disruptive."
"If you don't"
"Inside room is best."
"The Whitney Suite has views of the front of the hotel and pool area, but up two flights of stairs, though an elevator is available."
"The ones on the front have a better view. The railroad cut is on the rear."
USD 210 - USD 450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
the willcox hotel aiken
United StatesSouth CarolinaAiken
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