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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
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Anne R Richmond, Virginia, United States
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Ardor of Hope suite was lovely...spacious, clean & charmingly decorated. The queen-size bed was very comfortable. Breakfast (delicious!) was delivered to our room and enjoyed on the quaint small tableclothed round table at the foot of the bed. A convenient in room coffee maker and in the hall microwave and refrigerator/freezer was well-stocked with ice. An added touch was... More

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central virginia
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7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

well kept property and grounds. spacious room and bath. inn staff was very gracious and helpful with area dining and attractions, including helpful printed directions to dining and attractions. breakfast delivered to your room was great

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London, ON
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived at the Water Lily suite (a little private cottage in a 2-cottage building beside the main lodge building) we knew we chose a place where the owners are passionate about what they do and put in the time and effort to do it right. This place is extremely well appointed, immaculately clean and very romantic,... More

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Purcellville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Bergey cottage at By the Side of the Road for three nights and could not have been more pleased. The cottage is cozy and romantic, the breakfast (delivered to the door) was consistently great, and we felt we had total privacy. The little touches -- soft music playing when we came in, the little sign welcoming... More

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Roseville, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found this enchanting B&B totally by accident and I am so glad I did. It was a truly wonderful experience and Dennis, Janice and Anna could not have been nicer. The room was beautiful and upon our arrival there was flower petals on the bed and a decanter of brandy. Breakfast was a diners delight. I could not wait... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

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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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

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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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

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
1 review
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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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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