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Orchard House Bed and Breakfast

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9749 Thomas Nelson Hwy, Lovingston, VA 22949
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed in the York room, very spacious and it included a bathroom. Breaksfast was pretty good. Clean rooms and very friendy owners. We also paid for the 4 vineyard tours, that was a lot of fun and Richard (tour guide) was very knowledgeable. The local vineyards were friendly, clean and very pretty, decent wines as well.

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Landenberg, Pa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a Wednesday night, my wife was trying to plan a last minute road trip, for that Saturday and Sunday, to see Waltons Mountain, tour a couple of wineries, and drive back via Skyline drive. I am not sure why she picked this place, but was disappointed when the online system required a 2 night stay, and we only needed... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My (now) husband and I stayed at the Orchard House for our wedding weekend. It was wonderful! Deb and Richard were so kind and welcoming, and because we were the only ones staying in the house, they upgraded our room for free. The house itself is charming, and so relaxing. We enjoyed swimming in the pool in the afternoon and... More 

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Winchester, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

What a delightful place to stay! Deb and Richard were great host/hostess and gave us good information about the area, etc. I just loved the front porch and would have used it more but rain and wedding activities were in the way. I definitely would recommend the Orchard House to my friends and we hope to visit again. Thanks for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Great place to stay, hosts Richard and Deb were extremely helpful and attentive. Rooms were great and lots of extra detail has gone into them. The house is comfortable and the front porch is a great place to relax in the evening. Breakfasts were imaginative but not quite to my English taste! For me some sides of cereal or toast... More 

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orchardhousebb, Owner at Orchard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for your response. We really enjoyed visiting with you and your friends. Sorry you were disappointed in the absence of cereal and toast at breakfast. Had you asked, we would have been happy to accommodate. For our first few years we always had cereal on the sideboard but because we fix such large breakfast's, no one ever ate it... More 

New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

There is a vineyard on site, and Richard, the host, offers illuminating and fun info about grape-growing, making & drinking wine. The owners' recommendations re things to do were spot-on. (check out Bold Rock cidery nearby). Warmth and interest in their guests' satisfaction were obvious in Richard and Deb. Breakfasts were sensational, especially the Croissant-Apple French toast, puffed and crusty... More 

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Warrenton, Virginia
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Deb and Richard are wonderful hosts. This vintage home is comfortable and charming. The front porch is a lovely place to relax and unwind. In the evenings the fireflies make the trees appear as though they are covered in twinkle lights. Breakfast was very good. There are plenty of wineries to explore nearby.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We really enjoyed our stay at Orchard House. The house was lovely with some interesting history; breakfasts were delicious - just right. The proprietors really had just the right amenities without spoiling a lovely country house with an overdose of technology. It also seemed to be surrounded with the things we wanted to do - biking, hiking, good food, and... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

My husband & I stayed here three nights. The owners, Richard & Deb are friendly, gracious folks. They both share in the daily routine of making a scrumptious breakfast, cleaning the rooms & enjoying interacting with their guests. We stayed in the EMPIRE room, which is on the first floor. It had a fireplace & when we returned during at... More 

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Howell, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

This was our second time to this wonderful bed & breakfast. Our first trip was back in November 2014 for our 1st anniversary where we stayed 2 nights. We had such a memorable experience (awesome breakfasts and a fantastic private wine tour with Richard) that we came back for another night! Deb and Richard, the owners, are friendly, social and... More 

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