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Hurt, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This bed-and-breakfast has it all. Comfortable accommodations, great food in the morning, and hostess Anne Bolin goes all out to take care of her guests. I'd like to come back because Colonial Beach has a lot of natural beauty and enough to do for those of us who prefer peace and quiet to the crowds and kitsch of other beaches.

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Newport News, Virginia
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Ann was charming, great to talk with and very hospitable. Rooms and bedding were very comfortable. Lots of interesting pictures in each room, all with a story of their own. Views of the Potomac river. Innkeeper offered suggestions for places to eat and things to do.

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Thank bdan2015
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

The Bell House is a wonderful historic B&B located in Colonial Beach, VA. The innkeeper Ann Bolin is absolutely delightful. She shares her gift of hospitality through her outgoing personality, welcoming environment, delicious breakfasts, and evening wine and cheese. The home is beautiful and rich in history. Our 2nd floor room had an amazing view of the morning sunrise on... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

We were only able to stay one night in this quaint, amazing place. We loved our room., I believe it was called the Potomac Sunrise. Sadly, we did not get to see the sunrise due to a cloudy, rainy morning, but we loved it just the same. So much history and that part was wonderful. Anne is a wonderful hostess... More 

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Fairfax Station, Virginia
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Title says it all. Ann was delightful, knowledgeable and helpful. I want to know her better! Inn is spotless. Bed super comfy. Coffee and breakfast delicious in the morning-- but too much food! Started with some kind of fruit and then she makes this awesome oatmeal triangle with some dried food and nuts-- want the recipe, then moved on to... More 

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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful historic house with an amazing hostess. We just stayed for one night to get away from life! There are a number of wineries in the area and a few great restaurants. If you plan on doing some wine tastings check with Anne first, she was able to give us a voucher for Ingleside Winery.

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Thank Shauna P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

Loved the conversation with the o so charming owner Anne. She makes you feel completely at home and welcome with the afternoon wine and cheese sampling. The rooms are very charming and elegant. Be careful if you expect a cell/wifi signal since the area is a small town peninsula. Great getaway soaked in elegance.

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Thank Jon B
Fairfax County, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

This lovely historical house of Alexander Graham Bell's is so well preserved and Anne Bolin is the superb hostess to complement your stay. Anne never tires of supplying information on the locale, as well as the history behind the home and surrounding area. You'll want to come back and glean every bit of information she serves up! All this with... More 

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Ashburn, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

We were looking for a quick one night stay in Colonial Beach. Anne had availability and was so welcoming. We enjoyed visiting with her and the other guests during the wine and cheese. Anne provided breakfast early to me since I had to leave for a business appointment during the regular breakfast time. Enjoyed breakfast a lot. Our room was... More 

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Severna Park, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The Bell House is a little dream of a bed and breakfast -- a high Victorian-styled home that was once the coastal summer getaway for Alexander Graham Bell. Located right on the edge of the Potomac just before it spills into the Chesapeake Bay, it is just far enough away from the hubbub and golf cart traffic jam of funky... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Bell House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 821 Irving Ave, Colonial Beach, VA 22443-2708
Location: United States > Virginia > Colonial Beach
Price Range: $125 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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