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Spotsylvania, Virginia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Don't believe the photos or any positive reviews. We arrived at 5pm and were eventually greeted by a sweet dog. The owner showed up later and tried to give us a bill for $498 for the "Wellness Center" and said we had booked it with her on the phone and that we had arrived earlier than we had agreed upon.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

We stayed for one night in May because of the proximity to Old Rag Mountain. When we pulled into the drive, it felt a bit isolated and creepy. We were immediately greeted by the owner, Shauna, who is an older, bohemian/hippyish woman (she later told us that she is clairvoyant). Our room was located in the same area where they... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

This place is magical! My significant other surprised me by bringing me to the Inn on Thistle Hill after a day of hiking at White Oak Canyon. We got in late, but our hostess, Shauna, greeted us with immense hospitality and charisma, guiding us to our reserved cottage. The Azalea Cottage was private, cozy, and elegantly decorated - very romantic.... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We booked a room at this place in mid September having been 'impressed' by the idyllic and glowing details of it on Expedia. In no way did it match the description. When we arrived 24 hrs after making ( and paying for) the booking, the place appeared deserted and in darkness at 6 pm. Finally a dog appeared, followed by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

Awesome breakfast served at 9:00 AM Beautiful gardens (therapeutic gardening) Health advice for complex medical issues Located by the Blue Ridge Mountains Rooms are all fabulous Wellness programs and health education (insight on essential oils) I have never known a couple that works so hard to please their guests. Frank and Seane are amazing and always a delight to stay... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Just returned home from our stay at The Inn on Thistle Hill. We enjoyed our stay and Seana and Frank are really nice people. We highly enjoyed Frank's singing while he was cooking us breakfast!! We stayed in the cottage and it was clean which is always my main priority. They allow you to bring your dog. I read some... More 

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Washington DC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

We visited the Inn on Thistle Hill for a weekend getaway from Washington DC. My husband booked the vacation as a surprise for my birthday. When he told me where we were going, I looked it up online and was kind of worried after reading some of the reviews. Turns out there was no need to worry - the weekend... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I don't know what all these negative reviews are about... Stayed at thistle kill last weekend and very much enjoyed the experience! I didn't do it to be cool. I didn't do it to make a statement. I just liked it! There's a certain energy balance to the climate here, a taste in the air... of aluminum... ash... like you... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Deep in the woods of Rappahannock County lies Carcosa. Look for the yellow sign and turn up the driveway and you will find yourself in the realm of the King in Yellow. The property looks abandoned and overgrown, but enter the main house and you will find the keepers of lost Carcosa. There is no cell phone service, no telephones... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

My fiance and I just had a nice weekend away with his parents at this B&B. To start, if you are looking for frills and fancy, look elsewhere. This is a country B&B with all the country charm and quirks that come with the country setting. Upon arrival we were greeted by both Frank and Seane. We were given a... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A unique Bed & Breakfast which is a combination country relaxation and modern convenience. Rustic on the outside (10 acres), elegant on the inside, we provide individual cottages, lovely decor, comfortable beds with ironed 400-600 thread-count sheets, fluffy Egyptian cotton towels, and tasty cooked-to-order breakfasts (not microwaved) served of only the best natural and organically grown foods. The Wellness Center modalities include relaxing Raindrop Technique with therapeutic essential oils and the refreshing Aqua-Chi foot bath. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn on Thistle Hill Bed and Breakfast

Address: 5541 Sperryville Pike, Boston, VA 22713-1743
Location: United States > Virginia > Boston
Price Range: $178 - $202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn on Thistle Hill Bed and Breakfast 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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