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By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I booked this bed and breakfast following dropping our youngest child off at college. We had booked the Fitzgerald Cottage and enjoyed the space and privacy it provided. The owners have thought of everything from allowing self checkin to providing bath salts for the jacuzzi tub. The cottage was open and waiting when we arrived with a... More 

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ByTheSideInn, Owner at By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Relaxing following the College-MoveIn-Experience is a necessity! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Fitzgerald Cottage. We welcome your return in cold weather so that you can enjoy that roaring 60-inch hearth by the tub! Best regards, Janice & Dennis More 

Harrisburg Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cottage was beautiful, it was stylish, peaceful, well maintained, clean and exactly what I hoped for. Breakfast was beyond good and served at our door each morning. I was very pleased with our stay and although it was a short and sweet I will definitely be back for a longer visit in the future.

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ByTheSideInn, Owner at By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

To know we met and maybe even exceeded your expectations makes it all worthwhile! Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. We look forward to your return! Janice & Dennis More 

Dunkirk, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quiet, secluded, and close to downtown Harrisonburg. We took an uber car to the city for dinner. Did the Locals Package and enjoyed trying Farmers Market, Winery, and eating locations. Beautiful bathroom half the size of whole cottage!

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ByTheSideInn, Owner at By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

We are so pleased to learn your stay enhanced your anniversary celebration. Our Absolutely Local Package is a great introduction to Harrisonburg. We hope this becomes your annual tradition. Best regards! Janice & Dennis More 

Northern Virginia, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We stayed in one of the cottages. The room and bath were beautiful and so are the surrounding grounds. I have no complaints. The inn keepers were gracious and helpful. The breakfast was delicious and delivered to our cottage, not just bread and fruit but a real breakfast. We had a small porch where we sat outside and enjoyed the... More 

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ByTheSideInn, Owner at By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

We are so pleased to learn that you enjoyed your stay. So much rain this year has yielded an even more lovely landscape than usual. Knowing our guests appreciate this, is gratifying. Thanks for taking time to post your experience. Best regards! Janice & Dennis More 

Crofton, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

This B&B exceeded our expectations on all fronts- it's perfectly located, rooms were comfortable and well-appointed, and the breakfast was out of this world. My wife & I were in town to experience virginia wine country, harrisonburg, and the shenendoah valley. We'll be back.

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ByTheSideInn, Owner at By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Our "wine country" over here on the western side of the Blue Ridge just keeps getting better and better - ever more award-winning vineyards developing. We couldn't be more pleased that you enjoyed your visit and plan to return. Thanks for taking time to share your experience. Best regards, Janice & Dennis More 

Winchester, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

First time at a bed and breakfast. Great location. Close to town but not too close. Enjoyed being separate from the main house. Clean room. Wonderful breakfast. Pictures of the room are accurate. Had a wonderful time!

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ByTheSideInn, Owner at By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

We especially appreciate your reference to the pictures of the room being accurate. That builds confidence for those reading your review and helps them make a choice for us. Thank you for taking time. Nothing is better than learning a "first time" B&B guest had a good stay. Hopefully you've discovered bed and breakfast houses to be a great travel... More 

Yorktown, VA
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

By the Side of the Road is THE place to go for a romantic night weekend or get away. Everything in the cottage is geared towards intimacy and disconnecting from the world. You will be VERY glad yo stay here. We always are!

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So much appreciate your coming back each time and using precious time to share your experience here. Looking forward to seeing you again! Janice and Dennis More 

Manassas, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Great place to stay for families or couples! We had a wonderful time and can't say enough about the place and the owners. They have done a wonderful job setting the place up and are very welcoming to their guest. We would reccomed this place to anyone. The location was nice and quiet and there are many things to enjoy... More 

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ByTheSideInn, Owner at By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay and our " Friendly City. "Thanks so much...we anticipate your return visit! Best Regards, Dennis and Janice More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Spent two nights at By the Side of the Road in the Bishop's Retreat and could not have had a more pleasant stay. Even though ours was the most affordable lodging option, there was no sacrifice in the quality. The suite was extremely spacious, bed was very comfortable and breakfasts were tasty. There is a perfect balance between feeling like... More 

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ByTheSideInn, Owner at By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you liked the Bishop's Retreat. Sometimes economy is the best choice for a getaway. The personal privacy of our guests is always paramount and yet we are "here for you" if you want/need us! We so enjoyed you stay...please do come again! Janice & Dennis More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

The perfect balance between a remote country getaway in a quaint little home and an inn with access to a charming little town. Getting to Shenandoah National Park was a pleasant drive, and after our hikes, we were grateful to have someplace so wonderful to recuperate.

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ByTheSideInn, Owner at By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages, responded to this review

Those Shenandoah National Park hikes can be challenging but exhausting. So happy to learn you found comfort when returning to By the Side of the Road. Thanks for taking time to share your experience and please do consider a return stay! Janice & Dennis More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome our Inn located in Harrisonburg in Virginia's central Shenandoah Valley. Whether staying one night or more, our one-of-a-kind Shenandoah Valley lodging is legendary. Guests return time and again to experience the comfort and intimacy of our four Main House Suites and five Luxurious Cottages. We hope to meet you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages

Address: 491 Garbers Church Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-8409
Location: United States > Virginia > Harrisonburg
Price Range: $188 - $316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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