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Gay Street Inn

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05/07/2017 05/08/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Oak Bluffs
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We stayed in this delightful Inn in order to experience dinner at the Inn at Little Washington. The new owners are helpful, delightful and we are very happy that we stayed there. Our room was pretty, comfortable and the bathroom large and commodious. Breakfast was fabulous. A-One experience.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband & I had a wonderful stay in an updated, immaculately clean room with comfortable queen bed and a good shower with oversized towels. A treat of Port & chocolate was a lovely offering at 8:30pm. Breakfast was delicious. Even though the new owners only had been open for a week, they took care of us like seasoned professionals.

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DrewAndDeb, Owner at Gay Street Inn, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thanks for taking the time to share some of the highlights of your stay at Gay Street Inn. We were fortunate to take ownership of an already exceptional Bed and Breakfast from the previous innkeepers, so we're happy to know that we're continuing that same level of service for our guests. We're glad you enjoyed your stay, and...

King George, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here in the mountain room for a weekend trip to the local wineries. What a great place to stay, room was awesome, centrally located between the wineries, and the breakfast was amazing. Would highly recommend this B&B!!

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Washington, DC
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Stayed here with my husband the night of our dinner at the Inn at Little Washington. Gary and Wendy were welcoming and wonderful. Gary gave us a very helpful rundown about dinner at the Inn, including tips he'd picked up both himself and from other diners who had stayed at at his place. The room was charming and clean. It...

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Littleton, CO
Reviewed March 7, 2017

We highly recommend!! Gary and Wendy are very welcoming and great fun to talk with. The inn is quiet, spotlessly clean and the breakfast is top quality. Gary is knowledgeable about the area and history and very interesting to visit with. In addition, the stay was a good value. Will return when in the area.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

We recently overnighted at the Inn in conjunction with a dinner at the Inn at Little Washington. Our hosts were welcoming, and very helpful. They were well versed in the ways of the the Inn at Little Washington and local hiking trails. Our room was comfortable and the bed was great. All this for 1/3 the price of the Inn...

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Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed February 12, 2017

We stayed at Gay Street Inn for one night to do dinner at the Inn at Little Washington for her birthday. The owners were very friendly and engaging from the moment we arrived. They gave us ideas for a couple things to do before dinner in the town, which were all perfect. The room was very clean and comfortable. Breakfast...

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Thank Ben P
Reviewed January 27, 2017

I surprised my mom with a trip to Washington, VA to celebrate her birthday. Gary and Wendy were gracious hosts taking the time to acquaint us to our accommodations and inquiring about our visit to Washington, VA. In the evening we enjoyed the short walk to and from dinner at The Inn at Little Washington. The Shenandoah Suite was comfortable...

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Houston
Reviewed January 2, 2017

My wife and I stayed here when we traveled to dine at the Inn at Little Washington. It was a great choice at about 1/3rd the price of staying at the Inn itself. The rooms and amenities were fine, and there were some nice added "treats". When we returned from dinner, there was a bottle of Port and an assortment...

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Virginia
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Yes, it’s a fabulous bed and breakfast, but allow me to barge past the usual accolades to address an important matter. I’ve been all over the world, drinking coffee in every imaginable way for fifty years, and I’m a personal friend of Juan Valdez. That is the best coffee I’ve ever had in my life.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our restored and updated 1850s farmhouse in historic Little Washington, Virginia, will welcome you to a relaxing stay in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. We are within walking distance of the renowned Inn at Little Washington, minutes from Shenandoah National Park, award-winning wineries, horseback riding and antiques. Your day begins with a home-cooked breakfast in our sunroom. Lounge in the library or in the quiet of one of our guest rooms, each with private bath. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gay Street Inn

Address: 160 Gay St, Washington, VA 22747-1974
Location: United States > Virginia > Rappahannock County > Washington
Price Range: $145 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gay Street Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Gay Street Hotel Washington
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“There are only 5 rooms here; suggest you speak to Gary or Wendy to select the most appropriate room for you. Most have queen beds.”
jenniferlP813TC, Nov 19, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have beautiful views and great amenities”
866hollyt, Sep 20, 2016 | Read review
“Book your room early”
AliceS_12, Sep 3, 2016 | Read review
“Wifi was very slow”
frsaleh, Jul 11, 2016 | Read review
“The Mountain View room is nice and roomy.”
B_and_L_OutAndAbout, Jul 10, 2016 | Read review
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