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Uphill House Bed & Breakfast

18248 Buzzard Hollow Road, Gordonsville, VA 22942
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I returned to Uphill this summer and we love how Sam and Scott continue to improve the house and grounds. This was the first time we meet their partners and parents Suzanne and Dave. Very friendly and warm. As before Sam out did herself with fresh and delicious breakfast. Her recipes are always healthy and unique. There... More 

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Samantha D, Owner at Uphill House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We are so glad that you guys were able to come back and we are so happy you like all the improvements! We have had such a fun time creating additions to the house and property and there is more to come, so you will just have to plan another trip back! Thank you again for your review and we... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My fiance and I, along with another couple came to Uphill this weekend to explore the local Wineries. The intial drive up was a surprise because the house is a new build which is not typical of this area for a B&B, but as soon as we were greeted and toured the rest of the house, we soon realized what... More 

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Samantha D, Owner at Uphill House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

You are so sweet and thank you so much for your thoughtful review! We are so glad that you had such a good time and that you felt at home - that is definitely our goal! We hope that you come and visit us again soon! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

When we drove up the hill, we thought that we were at a private residence. We turned around and then called. Surprise, it was the B&B. the house is only about 5 years old and at first we expected a Victorian as most B&B's we've stayed in were older. After checking in we enjoyed the ambiance. Suzanne and David were... More 

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Samantha D, Owner at Uphill House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

You are so sweet! We are so glad you had such a great time and we cannot wait for you all to come back. There is more Steely Dan in your future and David will have a slew of new jokes for you! We absolutely love when people come and feel so at home and we had a great time... More 

Dartmouth, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

The house was so warm and friendly. Beautiful landscaped yard. Sat outside on the swing and had a few cocktails!! So relaxing!! We had to leave the next day at 5:45 AM. The inn keeper, woke up early to make us a hot breakfast to go. She added snacks as well. What a nice start to a long drive that... More 

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Samantha D, Owner at Uphill House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your thoughtful review! We would love for you to come back and spend more time with us - I promise if you liked our "breakfast to-go" you will love our two-course regular breakfast! Have a wonderful spring! More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

My husband and I spent 3 nights at the Uphill House while visiting the presidential homes and wineries in the Gordonsville area. The inn is a lovely, newer home tucked up a long driveway that winds through the trees. They have a beautiful backyard with 2 large decks - perfect for star gazing (and bat watching) at night. It is... More 

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Samantha D, Owner at Uphill House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! We so enjoyed meeting you and your hubby and are so glad you had such a good time not just at our B&B, but exploring the area. Once we get our new site launched you will need to follow our Blog as we will be highlighting all the local events and will also have... More 

California, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My wife and I made a 1-night stay here while attending the Barboursville/Palladio Restaurant 15th Anniversary Gala Dinner. It was a gem of a place to stay, just a 5-minute drive from the winery. Very clean. Sam and Scott are friendly owners, and Sam's parents help out around the place. Oh...and a great breakfast (my wife "stole" the recipe). We'll... More 

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Samantha D, Owner at Uphill House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! The full length mirror in addition to the bathroom mirror is a great idea and is something we have definitely been thinking about, so thank you for the suggestion. We hope you think of us next time you're in the area; I have a ton more recipes that I would love for you... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Uphill is the perfect getaway! It's a great place to relax and recharge. It's the ideal location; wineries are just down the road and there are some great hiking trials close by. Charlottesville is also only 20 minutes away if you want to venture into town. The owners are amazing! They know the area and are so helpful with their... More 

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Samantha D, Owner at Uphill House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Your review is so nice and thank you for your thoughtfulness! We are so glad you had a good time and make sure to check out our blog when our new site launches for more recipes (I have a bunch of new cold weather starters that are super yummy)! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

My husband and I spent the most wonderful 4 nights at the Uphill B&B over this past long Labor Day weekend. As is common after a wonderfully relaxing time, we spent the following week reminiscing about the setting, wonderful food and hospitality. That week became weeks and now more than a month later, we're still comparing everything we eat to... More 

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Samantha D, Owner at Uphill House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and we are so glad you had such a great time and felt at home! Have you had a chance to try out the recipes for yourself yet?! Our apple french toast has become one of our new favorites and the apples this fall have been fantastic. We hope you think of us... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We haven't planned a hooky day in a long time and we love driving touring wineries in Barboursville! Tucked away from the highway is Uphill house beautifully landscaped and the house is decorated with music and gaming nostalgia!!! Our first night there I think we played 20 albums (yes albums) and enjoyed wine and remembering our childhood. Although we didn't... More 

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Samantha D, Owner at Uphill House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! You are going to be so excited about our new find - a whole box of 33s complete with some classical tones, but also the Outlaws, Jethro Tull, and Uriah Heep! We have been jamming out all fall and hope to see you again soon :) More 

Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

My wife and I just spent a very relaxing 2 nights at Uphill. I can't say enough good things about Sam, Scott and the entire family. Any and all of our needs were met. They had fresh black berries out all day long with home made cookies and cake, coffee, tea, soda and water. The two breakfasts we had were... More 

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Samantha D, Owner at Uphill House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

You are so sweet to post such a nice and thoughtful review! If you thought the blackberries were good this summer, you would be so excited to see the beautiful apples this fall has brought. I have been experimenting with recipes and have so many new starters and main courses with apples, apples, and more apples! We hope to see... More 

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