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By the Side of the Road Inn & Cottages

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491 Garbers Church Road, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
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Northern Virginia, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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 6 days ago NEW

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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Winchester, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful Inn owned and operated by a lovely couple. Impeccably maintained property, comfortable room, and delicious breakfasts. The owners are very friendly and make so much effort to keep their guests happy. Love it and we will be back.

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

So happy than even the rain didn't spoil your weekend. We very much appreciate your praise and your taking time to share it! We can't wait for your return. Best regards! More 

Williamsburg, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay immensely ! The atmosphere was peaceful, beautiful and really felt like a retreat! The food was delivered right to our door and was creative, delicious and beautiful with the seasonal fruit! We would definitely stay again!

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

So happy to learn your visit was a "retreat" from the real world - nothing makes us happier. We strive to present a beautiful AND delicious breakfast and are, again, very pleased to learn how much you enjoyed it. There is something very relaxing about En Suite breakfast, we definitely agree. Looking forward to your next visit! Janice & Dennis More 

Rockville, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chose the wine country tour in the main house stay. Great choice amazing weekend for my husband and I. Clean, hospitable, food was great! Definitely visit again. Quite, peaceful evenings. Felt very much at home and welcome!

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

We are so glad that you enjoyed our Wine Trail Package AND the B&B! We so appreciate you taking time to share your experience and we look forward to your next visit. Best regards! Janice & Dennis More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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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 Road, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Location: United States > Virginia > Harrisonburg
Price Range: $187 - $310 (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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