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“Give it a try...you won't regret it!” 5 of 5 stars
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105 Angus Terrace, Bedford, VA 24523   |  
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Ranked #1 of 7 Bedford B&B and Inns
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Quinton, Virginia
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“Give it a try...you won't regret it!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

This was our first visit to a Bed & Breakfast and it well exceeded our expectations. Ellen and John are very gracious hosts and make you feel welcome from the moment you arrive. We stayed in the Garden Suite which is very nice and spacious with a comfortable bed, electric fireplace…and for the guys it even has a TV. The adjoining sitting area overlooks the beautiful scenery with a great mountain view. Many of the reviews mentioned that you are treated like family. This is very true, as we enjoyed simply having good conversation with Ellen and John. We have already told many of our friends about the wonderful experience we had and look forward to visiting again.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Livingston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

We stayed with Ellen & John during a road trip from Washington to Florida & would certainly recommend Vanquility to anyone looking for a B&B in Bedford. Ellen & John were so friendly, it was like staying with family. We stayed in the Blue Room which was very spacious with a lovely comfortable bed. Location is lovely & quiet and the views from the deck are just fabulous especially in the fall - colours were amazing. Breakfast was so good, lovely home cooking & homemade jams & honey, delicious. Special mention to John's goats - very friendly & watching them crossing the pond over the bridge was such fun.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
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Columbia Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

It took four years, but we recently returned to this lovely B&B in Bedford, run by Ellen and John Everett. We rented the 'Peaksview Cottage', the separate house Ellen offers at the Vanquility Inn (that will soon be completely renovated). It was nice to have a home to ourselves, then join the others at the main house for a three course bountiful breakfast experience - Ellen's an excellent cook. Quiet surroundings, good company, great food- what more could you ask for? Real tranquility is sitting on the porch watching John round up the goat herd and tend the bees! Will be back again in the future!

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

Chose this B&B due to all the great reviews on TripAdvisor and glad I did. The house was lovely, with great views. We stayed in the Blue Room and bed was so comfortable. Breakfast was brilliant but I think we needed a bigger appetite for all the choice. Ellen and John were so lovely, we spent one morning chatting for ages, felt like we were just friends staying over.

Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

This B&B is an oasis of tranquillity. It's a small farm a couple miles outside of Bedford, VA. My wife and I figured we had to stay here after seeing the good reviews and photos of friendly goats, and weren't disappointed. It seemed like we may have caught the inn-keeper on a busy day, but she still took a good amount of time welcoming us and telling us about things to do in the area, of which she was knowledgeable. There are also goats, and they are about as friendly as goats can be, as far as I know. They came right up to us and let us pet them through the fence. The breakfast we were served was good and plentiful. The rear deck is a great place to sit and watch the pond, the goats, and the Peaks of Otter in the distance.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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Hampton, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

This was our second stay at this lovely B & B in beautiful Bedford Virginia. Once again we were treated to delicious breakfasts, peacefull surroundings, and gracious Southern hospitality! Ellen and John are perfect hosts making your stay a truly memorable one! Our room, the Blue Room, was spotless and so comfortably appointed. The fabulous moutain views, the cute herd of goats, the walks along the flower beds to the pond, the great conversations, -- need we say more? Rod & Karen

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

We stayed at Vanquility for 3 nights in June 2011
Great Room
Great Hosts
Great Location
Great Breakfast
Great Views
Really could not fault
Steve and Alison UK

Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
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Address: 105 Angus Terrace, Bedford, VA 24523
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Location: United States > Virginia > Bedford
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Bedford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Country home built on 10 acres with fantastic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. 4 large suites w/private baths, hot tub, pond for fishing, covered patio with chiminea fireplace, cable TV, ceiling fans and in room coffee center, wireless internet and electric fireplaces. 2 Miles to Bedford Centertown, 8 miles to Peaks of Otter Mountains. "Where you arrive as a guest and leave as a friend." ... more   less 

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