Kingsmill Resort

Kingsmill Resort is located in Williamsburg, Virginia snug against the banks of the history and staggering beauty of the James River. This is home to three championship golf courses, a world-class spa, a tennis center and acres of lush, meticulously cared-for grounds.  For more information on Kingsmill Resort, visit http://www.kingsmill.com/. 

 

Reasons to Join Us This Summer:

·          Great wages!

·          We provide housing with an Outdoor Swimming Pool, barbeque area, and volleyball court

·          Access to a FREE shuttle to work each day!

·          Explore nearby attractions on your days off- Busch Gardens, Water Country USA, New Town, High Street and many more!

 

About Williamsburg:

 

Live & Work in Williamsburg Virginia – A historic part of the United States!

 

The Williamsburg area offers shopping, restaurants, Busch Gardens amusement park, Water Country USA water park, and many historical museums and attractions in Colonial Williamsburg.  Williamsburg is located just over an hour away from Virginia Beach, less than 3 hours from Washington, D.C., and 6 hours from New York City. 

By using the Red Line, students are able to access shopping areas, restaurants, movie theatres, Colonial Williamsburg, and more.  Visit http://gowata.org/Pages/RedLine for more bus schedules.  For ideas on what to do in the area, visit http://www.colonialwilliamsburg.com/. 

Williamsburg is a small city, but NOT a bustling city like New York City.  This is quieter, but very beautiful.  Please be prepared for a slower pace of life, but you'll have an amazing time!  There's lot to do, many people to meet, and you're central to lots of close-by locations.

 

Did you know…?

 

·          Kingsmill Resort is home to 3 championship caliber 18-hole courses whose fairways have hosted the greatest names in the history of golf!

·          The College of William and Mary is the nation's 2nd oldest university, founded in 1693. The College also educated 4 U.S. Presidents: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Monroe and John Tyler.

·          About 1/2 of all the people in the United States live within a 500 mile radius of the Capital of Virginia, Richmond.

·          Williamsburg’s Busch Gardens is a European-themed amusement park with 100 acres of entertainment and adventure. Among the park’s thrill rides is the Griffon, the world’s first floorless diving machine roller coaster.

                                                                                                                              

What is the weather like in Williamsburg, Virginia?

 

The climate in Virginia, a state on the east coast of the United States is considered mild compared to other areas of the United States. Seasonal extremes vary from average lows of 26°F (−3°C) in January to average highs of 86°F (30°C) in July. The Atlantic Ocean has a strong effect on eastern and southeastern coastal areas of the state. For more information regarding the weather in Williamsburg, please visit www.weather.com.

 

 

For more info visit:
http://www.kingsmill.com

How to Get There

Students must register with the housing vendor and confirm the dates and times of arrival at least 2 weeks prior to arrival. Students should fly into Norfolk International Airport (ORF) in Norfolk, VA and check into housing on the date of their job offer form (or, one day before). This will be ONLY Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday. You MUST arrive on the date on your job offer form.

 

Various transportation services are available from the airport to Williamsburg, VA, including the Amtrak Train, airport shuttles, and taxi cabs. Prices can range from about $25.00 to $50.00 per person and students are responsible for payment. The employer will provide contact information of housing vendor to students and email students directly regarding specific arrival instructions.

 

*There is no early check-in to the housing prior to the date on your job offer form. If students arrive outside of set arrival dates and hours, they should arrange to stay in Norfolk until the day before their check-in at housing. Students can take a free shuttle from the Norfolk International Airport and stay the night at the Econo Lodge Airport Hotel at 3343 North Military Highway, Norfolk, VA 23518. Students should expect to pay about $60.00 for a hotel room.