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The Boxwood Inn

10 Elmhurst Street, Newport News, VA 23603
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

My family spend five nights at The Boxwood Inn for my son's Make A Wish trip. He wanted to stay in a historic inn. The Boxwood Inn was lovely and perfect. Kathy and Derek, the innkeepers, were awesome. They made us delicious breakfasts every morning that perfectly suited both my dietary restrictions (Celiac Disease) and my son's ketogenic diet for... More

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Maryland, USA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We will be back to Boxwood Inn. Staying here for a long weekend to attend a family wedding event ....but don't want to leave. The accommodations were exactly as described. The staff and service was perfect, serving up delicious meals and a great atmosphere. The Inn has lots of indoor and outdoor space for special events any time of the... More

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BoxwoodInn, Manager at The Boxwood Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting our Inn! We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, as we enjoyed having you! Our Chef is very happy that you enjoyed your meals while at our inn! We hope that you visit us again soon! More

Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We used this spot for a wedding in September 2013 and it rocked. The place lights up at night and it's very spacious inside. They only let you use their catering but the food is awesome. The people who the place are very helpful and great staff. We love the atmosphere of the boxwood inn and our wedding photos came... More

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BoxwoodInn, Manager at The Boxwood Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your special day! We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your day! We are also very glad that the photos of your special day are so wonderful! Thank you very much for your kind words! We hope you come back to visit us again soon! Congratulations newlyweds! More

Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

The Boxwood Inn has been around for a long time. That's it, across the railroad tracks from the very first steam engine to rumble into Newport News in 1896 (a 117 years ago) The Boxwood Inn was once the center of civic and commercial activity in Newport News. Businessman Simon Curtis built the twenty-one-room house in 1896 and lived here... More

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BoxwoodInn, Manager at The Boxwood Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review of our Inn. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! We loved sharing our inn with you. Our Inn is filled with history and good old southern charm, and we appreciate your enthusiasm in sharing some of our history in your review. We hope you visit... More

New England
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

I spent the weekend here. I was in the traveling salesman room. Loved the whole place. It used to be an old General Store many many years ago And it still has a wonderful feel to it. The owners are courteous, friendly and warm.

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BoxwoodInn, Manager at The Boxwood Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words about our inn! Thank you also for sharing pictures of your stay with us! We hope to see you again very soon! More

Richmond, Virginia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

My fiancee was in town for the presidents day weekend. Most places in the Virginia area were either over priced or not available due. I contacted the Boxwood Inn and got the romance and relaxation package, it included a hour couples massage, and a private 4 course dinner with a meal specially prepared by the in house chef. It was... More

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BoxwoodInn, Manager at The Boxwood Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words! We are very happy to hear you had such a wonderful romantic getaway at our inn! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your dinner, and the claw-foot tub! We loved having you stay at our inn and we hope to see you again very soon! More

Poquoson, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

We had our daughters wedding for 120 guests here last Saturday and it could not have been more wonderful! Kathy and crew went way above and beyond to make everything perfect, homey, and stress-free at this absolutely charming and romantic historic bed and breakfast. The food was amazing from yummy appetizers to dinner buffet which included melt in your mouth... More

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BoxwoodInn, Manager at The Boxwood Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind words! We are very pleased to hear that you and your guests had such a fantastic experience at our beautiful inn. We are delighted that you and your guests enjoyed our delicious food and our apple sangria. Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your daughter’s special day! More

Newport News, Virginia
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

My hubby and I had our wedding here in March of 2012. We also stayed for our wedding night. Let me start by saying that we had no idea where to start planning for our wedding. All we had was a date and a few ideas. When I found the Boxwood Inn online, I knew it was something special. Hubby... More

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Denver, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

We had a fabulous time at the charming and historic Boxwood Inn near Newport News, Virginia. Anyone who values great hosts, great breakfasts and charming rooms in an historic home surrounded by beautiful scenery and many historic sites will have a wonderful time here. HIstory lovers will delight in staying at this special place that is tended to so lovingly... More

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Virginia Beach
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

This is a proud old historic home with charm and character. The service is impeccable and the food totally outstanding. The innkeeper, Kathy is a perfect host: welcoming, smiling, caring and lovely. Her son, Josh and his wife, Bekki, will feed you wonderful food. Come here and see what I mean!

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Additional Information about The Boxwood Inn

Address: 10 Elmhurst Street, Newport News, VA 23603
Location: United States > Virginia > Newport News
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Newport News

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