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By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   491 Garbers Church Road, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
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Ranked #2 of 4 Harrisonburg B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for one night in the 1790 suite. It was so peaceful and quiet - we never heard any of the other guests. The bed was comfortable, the bathroom was great, and the room overall had so much character to it. Most importantly, Dennis and Janice were incredibly sweet and were always around if we needed something. We'll definitely... More

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Smyrna, Delaware, United States
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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our 8th year Anniversary and we are motorcycle enthusiast heading to VA for the 2014 Hog Rally looking forward to ride Skyline drive. We trailered (2) bikes and the Inn had plenty of room for parking and were very accommodating to our needs. Our room was exceptional, very clean and quite. This place is close to everything yet... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, myself and another couple spent two nights at this B & B recently. We were greeted by the host and immediately given a tour and the historical background of the home. We stayed in the Ardor of Hope suite. The space consisted of three rooms: an entry area with coffee service and wine glasses, an ample bathroom and... More

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

By the Side of the Road Inn Bed and Breakfast Wow! What a great place to stay. My wife celebrated out 11-year anniversary there and loved it. This was our first experience at a bed and breakfast. We stayed in the Ardor of Hope Suite. Upon arrival, we received a tour of the house and detailed instruction for our stay... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

There are several bed and breakfast to choose from in the Shenandoah Valley, however only one will impress you and have you planning a return visit upon check-out. “By the End of the Road Inn and Cottages” gives you “E- Service” - Exemplary, Exceptional and Excellence. This Bed & Breakfast is approximately 2 hours from Washington DC. There are several... More

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Ashburn, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Beautiful place, well taken care of! We booked 2 nights at the Mountain Laurel suite and it looked exactly as the pictures on the inn's website. This suite is not in the inn, but shares a small house across the pond with the Water Lily suite. We didn't hear our neighbors in the Water Lily, it's very private. From the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We stayed in the Ardor of Hope Suite over JMU graduation weekend and loved it. Close to JMU campus and the downtown area but perfectly quiet and relaxing. Very easy to book, as well. We will definitely be staying here for future trips!

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Yorktown, Virginia
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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

A friend and I stayed here for the VA State Choir program at Harrisonburg High School! We stayed in the Water Lily Suite and it was like brand new! There was spa like music playing when we entered the suite. The fireplace was on and everything looked both beautiful and comfortable. The breakfast the next morning was delivered to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This was our second visit. We've stayed in the manor house as well as 1of the cottages. We loved both. Breakfast is unique (NOT typical restaurant fair) & brought hot to your door allowing for a leisurely start to your day. The bed is luxurious. The inn keepers made great suggestions IF you want to explore. The setting is quiet... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Planned this stay as a romantic getaway for my wife's birthday. I came across this B&B online and decided to bring her. We stayed in the Quill Cottage. We arrived late but everything was taken care of for our stay. I thought the room was wonderful and the bathroom area was great. The living area was roomy. I would definately... More

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Address: 491 Garbers Church Road, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
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Location: United States > Virginia > Harrisonburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages 3.5*
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Welcome our Inn located in Harrisonburg in Virginia's central Shenandoah Valley. Whether staying one night or more, our one-of-a-kind Shenandoah Valley lodging is legendary. Guests return time and again to experience the comfort and intimacy of our four Main House Suites and three Luxurious cottages. We hope to meet you soon! ... more   less 
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