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River Terra Retreat B&B

37 4th Street, Colonial Beach, VA 22443
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was lucky enough to find this B&B on TripAdvisor as a nice weekend vacation for 4th of July weekend. All the reviews are spot-on. We stayed downstairs and shared a bathroom with another couple, but everything was extremely clean, the room was comfortable and well-kept, and the food was amazing. Bottom line, if you want a peaceful, fun stay... More

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Gordonsville, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I usually don't stay in B&Bs but decided to recently while visiting Colonial Beach. River Terra Retreat is an exceptional B&B and Kristine is a wonderful hostess and (I can't say this strongly enough) marvelous cook! Her breakfasts are absolutely the best and her tapas are wonderful as well. We stayed in the Greyhound room which is... More

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Radford, Virginia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Wow, River Terra Retreat and Kristine were wonderful! My family and I stayed only one night, but the next time we will stay longer. Kristine's home was beautiful, filled with old-fashioned charm and immaculately clean, it was truly a special find. Kristine was warm and welcoming and she had a basket full of neat things that kept my five-year old... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

All of the other reviews are 100% true, Kristine is an amazing hostess and her cooking is fantastic! The food was so good, our room was gorgeous and clean, and the house as a whole is beautiful. We stayed in the suite, which I would recommend because the deck outside the suite is great, and the jacuzzi in the bathroom... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Yes, it's true what they are saying about Kristine and her delicious food! Tapas were so good and filling that we delayed dinner reservations. Breakfast was a delicious feast! The house is very nice and Kristine made us feel right at home. The hospitality was great!

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

My husband booked a night for us in the large upstairs suite. The inside and outside was immaculate but everything felt very homey, like visiting a relative's home. Kristine was friendly and accommodating, she even drove us around town and pointed out places to eat and showed us where the fun stores were. After dinner we came back to our... More

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Oakton, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

we made reservations late and did not get one of the upstairs rooms, like the one with the balcony overlooking the river. BUT everything was really nice, the bedding was great and the rooms quiet. The service was outstanding, the tapas referred to are gourmet. The breakfast was unbelievable. Too much food and variety to describe. The place was so... More

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Washington, DC
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

My husband and I spent a night at River Terra Retreat to celebrate our first anniversary. We had an AMAZING time! We felt so welcomed. From being welcomed with a glass a wine and cold beer to delicious tapas cooked by Kristine. Kristine is a fabulous host. Her cooking is phenomenal. We felt very spoiled! Breakfast was gourmet! We cannot... More

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Richmond, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Simply put, you will not be disappointed! My husband and I recently celebrated our anniversary here (it was a surprise location for me) and we were both extremely happy with his choice. Kristine is a charming and genuinely personable host and to top things off, she's a fabulous cook! From our lovely room, to the fabulous breakfasts and evening refreshments,... More

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Vienna, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

We stayed during the Labor Day weekend. Christine allowed us to bring the puppies too! Not only did we have a fantastic breakfast, but the tapas served in the evening with fine Italian wine took the place of dinner! All included in the cost of the rooms. The conversation around the table with the other guests led to new friendships!... More

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Address: 37 4th Street, Colonial Beach, VA 22443
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Location: United States > Virginia > Colonial Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Unique B&B and place to meet in historic town of Colonial Beach, VA. Spacious home built 1911, fenced grounds, overlooks Potomac River,overnight guests, small meetings, quiet retreats, special events, custom-designed activities. Four bedrooms, fireplace, jacuzzi in suite, hearty breakfast, evening wine/tapas, nightcap. Balcony, porches, patio, wi-fi, cable, dining room, seated or buffet. Outside accommodates 85+ people,inside 40 people. ... more   less 
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