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The Inn at Little Washington

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San Rafael, California, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently traveled from the West Coast to Washington, VA and had the pleasure of staying at the Inn at Little Washington. We were there for only one night for a wedding taking place at the Inn. We could have stayed at another inn nearby, but we wanted to experience all that the Inn at Little Washington had to offer.... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had wonderful, perfect weekend at the Inn at Little Washington. We were greeted with a champagne cocktail and escorted to our charming antique decorated room. Of course, there was also fresh fruit to welcome us. We had superb dinners in the gorgeous dining room both nights that we stayed. The second night was in the kitchen which I would... More 

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Washington DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for overnight on July 8 for my husband's 60th birthday. The night was a surprise and included dinner at the Inn and then overnight in the Gamekeeper's Cottage. Let me start with the accommodations. Superb!! Service with a capital S. Everyone we dealt with treated us as if we were the only guests in the place. The cottage is... More 

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The_IALW, General Manager at The Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share this review of your experience. We value all guest feedback and appreciate your thoughts. We are delighted you enjoyed our Gamekeeper's Cottage accommodation and found the room to be superb. I apologize for the missteps during dining service. We strive for all guests to leave with that "experience of a lifetime" feeling... More 

Bethesda, Maryland
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71 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated our Anniversary at the Inn this week as we have every five years for over twenty five years. It continues to excel beyond any competition as the best. We stayed in the Gamekeepers cottage and recommend it over any of the other lodging choices. Expensive but worth it for treating yourself to the best. Great shaded gazebo for... More 

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The_IALW, General Manager at The Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing this glowing review, we love to hear when our guests have a wonderful experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Gamekeepers Cottage again soon. More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At the crossroads of Middle and Main Streets in Washington, Virginia sits an experience.  I've long heard about it (about 12-13 years or so) but just took the small trek Saturday night to experience for ourselves. Phenomenal, that's really all I can and all that needs to be said. If that doesn't do it for you, I shall elaborate.  From... More 

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The_IALW, General Manager at The Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving such a gracious and exploratory review! We hope all of our guests enjoy the exquisite experience that is The Inn at Little Washington and all of the fine details as much as you have. Your detailed description is lovely and we look forward to welcoming you again soon. More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't claim to be a regular but if there was any place in the US to go for a special night or weekend, this is it. From the moment you arrive until the staff wishes you safe travels as you depart, every detail is exquisitely done. Everyone who works there, and I mean everyone, understands what it takes to... More 

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The_IALW, General Manager at The Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

We appreciate your leaving this perfect review. We are over the moon you enjoyed The Inn at Little Washington and particularly dining in the kitchen. We look forward to your next visit and hope to see you soon. More 

Maui, Hawaii
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes it is expensive, but you are paying for the experience as well as the food. From the dapper young man who valet parks your car to the well versed sommelier who guides your choices of an overwhelming list of wines, to the personalized menu wishing us best wishes on our anniversary. Take it all in, enjoy it all, this... More 

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The_IALW, General Manager at The Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving this glowing review. It warms our hearts to know you had such a marvelous experience. We cannot wait to see you again soon. More 

Alexandria, Virginia
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37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did not stay on property, but dined there. We booked accommodations in town within walking distance of The Inn. We enjoyed cocktails in the posh, holiday-decorated lounge prior to our dinner reservation, and were seated on time. The dining experience was magnificent. Everything was artistically plated, inventive, and delicious. One of dessert options was the cheese cart - which... More 

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The_IALW, General Manager at The Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

We are grateful for these kind words. We hope to see you again for future celebrations. More 

Knoxville
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60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third stay at the Inn at Little Washington and they just keep getting better and better. Our room, the Gary Danko Room was lovely and the food and service impeccable. It's important to understand that the room rate does not include the spectacular dinner, which is also an extraordinary slurge. But if you're prepared and have a... More 

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The_IALW, General Manager at The Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave these remarks. We are thrilled you had such a wonderful experience. We look forward to your next celebration. More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was superb as was the room. The room rates are extremely high but we knew this at booking. The prix fix dinner at $198 per person was excellent but a little too gourmet for some people with simpler tastes. The complimentary breakfast is nice but at these prices the Inn should not be charging &30 extra for an... More 

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The_IALW, General Manager at The Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave these comments. We are delighted to hear you found our staff, guest rooms and service particularly excellent. Thank you again. More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the small town of Washington, Virginia, The Inn at Little Washington is the only Double Forbes Five Star, Double AAA Five Diamond property in the Washington metro area. The Inn's eighteen bedrooms and suites are sumptuous hideaways created by Joyce Evans, a London stage and set designer, for whom The Inn has become a life's work. Many of the furnishings were purchased in England, numbered and shipped to Virginia to be assembled on site like a giant jigsaw puzzle. The Inn offers a range of accommodations from well-appointed rooms to luxurious, two story suites many with balconies and garden views. The Inn's dining rooms are pure fantasy - a wondrous cocoon of luxury. Rose-colored, silk lampshades float above each table creating a private, romantic world below. Chef/Proprietor Patrick O'Connell's creations arrive as if served by invisible hands, course after course more dazzling than the last. From the award-winning 14,000 bottle wine cellar, which includes the finest offerings from Bordeaux, Burgundy, California and Virginia, the Sommelier plays matchmaker between you, your dinner and the wine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Inn at Little Washington

Address: Middle and Main Sts, Washington, VA 22747
Location: United States > Virginia > Rappahannock County > Washington
Price Range: $597 - $3,662 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Inn at Little Washington 5*
Number of rooms: 24
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