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Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 28 December 2016

My wife and I visited Edgewood on Dec10-11. Dot & Julian the owners and Candy who helps run the place a just down to earth great folks that make you feel right at home the moment you set foot in the door. They allowed us to do a little bit of paranormal investigating, and some of the other guest joined...

Thank Dick S
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I choose this B&B due to its location near the Virginia Capital Bike Trail and It is as far as I know the closest place to stay on the trail.(right across Rt 5) . The house is a beautiful historic home and is rich in the history of the area , further augmented by the hosts collection of antiques. If...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We booked two nights at the Edgewood Plantation due to its proximity to the “Capitol to Capitol” bike trail that connects Richmond to Williamsburg/Jamestown. The trail is right across the road. Talk about convenient. The accommodations were delightful and we all loved the historic nature of the house from its architecture to the supposed apparition. The breakfasts were wonderful and...

2Thank DrMonk52
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Perfect location, midway on the Virginia Capital Trail. However, the grounds needs serious attention. The room (Dolly's) was crowded with old furniture that it is difficult to find space for our small bags. Window AC was musty smelling and did not adequately cool the room - but it was a very hot/muggy day/night. Lighting in the room was poor. Very...

1Thank 222Joy
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is a beautiful B&B in a beautiful location. Old world southern charm, and very comfortable. Our hostess, Dot, is extremely friendly and charming. We loved just sitting and chatting with her. While Dot claims not to be a good cook, she provided a very fine breakfast. This is a B&B for couples, especially those who enjoy a "historical" flavor.

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Wonderful location with several plantations to tour and in close proximity to historic Williamsburg. The premise includes beautiful gardens and a historic mill. Dot, the inn keeper, was a fantastic host who exemplifies southern hospitality. She recommended various sites to tour and restaurants in the area. The true prize of this site is the house itself. This home is filled...

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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here this past week. We got a whole lot more than what we expected. Dot and Julian were just wonderful. The hospitality was never lacking. We felt like we were family. So much so we felt sad leaving. The food was fantastic and the conversation rich in history and laughter. If anyone asked me if...

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Reviewed 30 May 2016

Ideal location for the Capital Trail. It is literally just across the street. The owners were delightful and friendly. We very much enjoyed talking with them. The breakfast was delicious - a bit on the heavy side - but very flavorful. The grounds are beautiful - many lovely plants, garden ornaments, etc. The house is overflowing with Victorian items. It...

Thank Catfish008
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

A wonderful friendly couple willing to share their love of history with us, a couple of traveling historical re- enactors. Although we were a bit overwhelmed at first with the all of treasures, we asked and were blessed to be able to eat our breakfast in the cozy, and truly historical tiny kitchen area. Julien and Dot shared their evening...

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 25 April 2016

First, I visited in the middle of April, which was the perfect time to go. Everything was in bloom, and the gardens and grounds of the Edgewood Plantation are nothing short of spectacular. The Bed and Breakfast was amazing. The owners have spent decades finding just the right furniture and lovely, interesting antiques that help one imagine what it must...

Thank lucyosborn

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated along the oldest Highway in the U.S., Edgewood's third floor was used during the Civil War as a lookout post for Confederate generals when they were camped at nearby Berkeley Plantation. The estate also includes the 1725 Benjamin Harris Grist Mill, which ground corn for both the Union and Confederate armies. On June 15, 1862, Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart stopped at Edgewood for coffee on his way to Richmond to warn General Robert E. Lee of the Union Army's strength.Transformed into a beautiful, functioning bed and breakfast, you will enjoy wine and cheese upon arrival. Guided tours, weddings, fireplaces in your room, teas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Edgewood Plantation

Address: 4800 John Tyler Memorial Highway (Route 5), Charles City, VA 23030
Region: United States > Virginia > Charles City
Price Range: $232 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Edgewood Plantation 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“If you want to do any paranormal investigations, ask about the best rooms for that.”
 of 5 bubbles dicks867, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you see a photo (see comments above).”
 of 5 bubbles Catfish008, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“Each room is unique and they are all beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles lucyosborn, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We didn't stay overnight, never would either!”
 of 5 bubbles janej160, 19 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Sarah's room was a tad small, loved the bed though. There are other rooms that have more space. Jeb Stuart room was more roomy.”
 of 5 bubbles emily338, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
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