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Inn at Meander Plantation

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2333 North James Madison Hwy, Locust Dale, VA 22948
Inn at Meander Plantation
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Laguna Beach
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We waited 45 minutes to check in, which was never acknowledged other than their meeting ran 5 minutes longer than expected. The property is magnificent. The bed was comfortable. The shower tub was never cleaned. No replenishment of creamer (which was rancid) for their coffee machine. They have a policy that you must dine at least one night during your... More 

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Grosse Pointe, Michigan
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our daughter was married earlier in the evening, at a small B&B in Orange. The Meander was suggested to us by them. I checked out their website and discovered a beautiful, historic plantation that appealed to us (we are history buffs). The staff was very helpful and nice. They also allowed us to take some intimate wedding photos around the... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We stayed here over the Valentine's Day weekend and had a great time. From the time we checked in, the staff was very accommodating from requests for ice and glasses for the champagne we brought to showing us to our room. We stayed in the Robinson room with the wood fireplace. Despite it being one of the coldest weekends all... More 

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Princeton and Charlottesville
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74 reviews 74 reviews
21 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We love inns of character, where you know where you are in the world. The Inn at Meander Plantation is exceptionally redolent of old Virginia, with stunning architecture, a gorgeous setting, almost entirely uncorrupted views of the foothills of the Blue Ridge. The Inn is only a few miles to Orange, which has a couple of fantastic antiques shops (visit... More 

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Shelburne, Vermont
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60 reviews 60 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

The Inn at Meander is a great choice if you are seeking an historic inn in a quiet location. The friendly innkeepers and grounds make the Inn worth a visit. It is a bit of a drive to go to dinner, Montpelier, or visit some fine wineries, but it is not too far away from these neighboring destinations. The Jefferson... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Inn has a lovely location and grounds with very nice staff and dining We stayed in Cottage near horse stable , which looked nice until entering room had several Stink bugs in and around room . Goes with the area that has stink bug problems My problem was the room did not look like bugs were cleared out before... More 

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Annevar, South Dakota
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed here in late August, a Sun/Mon evening as part of a romantic getaway in Virginia wine country. We found and secured our reservation online, an easy and seamless process. We initially reserved the Madison Cottage, but we received an e-mail a few days before arrival noting that room was already booked and inviting us to... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My wife and I just spent our first anniversary here at the Inn and were not disappointed. The summer kitchen room where we stayed was an enormous two story suite, essentially a private country house completely separate from the main inn and restaurant. Note that this is a very old house. While the bathroom may be updated with a new... More 

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Crossett
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409 reviews 409 reviews
41 hotel reviews
169 helpful votes 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I am not usually a bed and breakfast fan but this charming Inn has many amenities and excellent service. Of course it is a century old home in a beautiful setting but is updated where needed and very clean. The innkeepers are hospitable and enjoy what they do. Each person is made to feel as if they are their personal... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Based upon many "glowing reviews" we selected Meander Plantation as an anniversary celebration getaway. We found it quite disappointing. The food was outstanding, both breakfast and the "REQUIRED" dinner reservation (which seemed a little strange) but the place is getting "a little tired" and was in need of some general maintenance and grounds needed a little TLC. Tree branches needed... More 

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