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Bel Air, Maryland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at Foster Harris House ten years ago for a milestone birthday. It is under new ownership, but just as outstanding. Klaus, Zoe, and Dawn are wonderful! They went above and beyond to surprise me with a birthday cake after a delectable breakfast. I promised Klaus we would be back in another ten years, but I hope before then!

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Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Foster Harris House is under new ownership, but the quality and attention to every detail of the guest's comfort and wish is extraordinary. The management, led by Klaus, is experienced in high end hospitality. Comfortable rooms, excellent food, friendly management. Try Foster House. You'll like it.

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Dear David K. Thank you very much for your kind words. Comment like yours are invaluable and will motivate us to work even harder to please our guests. We are truly happy, that you had an enjoyable visit at the Foster Harris House and I personally enjoyed our chat at breakfast very much. We are all looking forward to your...

Reston, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you for everyone at the Inn for making our stay so special. When we arrived, Claus (new owner) had a birthday cake, flowers, champagne and a wonderful welcome note. The next morning, Zoe greeted us for a WONDERFUL breakfast made by the talented executive chef. We will definitely be returning!

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Dear Paige B Getting your complimentary review is very motivational for me as a new owner and my team as well. We are very happy that you had such an enjoyable stay at the Foster Harris House and we feel very good about the fact, that we were able to provide exceptional service to you, the way John and Diane,...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Dear Diane and John, We owe you a belated and warm Thank You for another memorable stay at the Foster Harris Inn. Your place remains the same "Chic boutique Inn in a bucolic setting" that we raved about in our June 15, 2014 Trip Advisor review (see text below). Ever since that very first stay, we returned time and again,...

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Upper Montclair, New Jersey
Reviewed 16 December 2016

My husband (then-boyfriend) and I stayed at Foster Harris House years ago in April 2010 (I think). The owners were so wonderful and the breakfast was one of the best I have ever had! The room was so warm, comfortable, relaxing, and gorgeous! The shower was outstanding! Little Washington is so quaint and charming. We loved the little shop in...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We really enjoyed our time at the Foster Harris House two weekends ago! Our room was comfortable and nicely decorated, free of the clutter you find in many B&Bs. We enjoyed the backyard views of Shenandoah from a pair of comfortable Adirondack chairs with a nice bottle of wine from a shop in town. John and Diane were the perfect...

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Dear John and Diane, thank you so much for making our anniversary such a special time for the second time. The lovely room and the amazing dinner were both perfect! Everything about the stay was perfect, from the first dinner course to the breakfast dessert the next morning, every bite of every dish you created was delicious. The only thing...

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Flint Hill
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We joined John and Diane once again this past Saturday to celebrate out wedding anniversary as we have for the past 3 years. I cannot begin to fathom the way in which John continues to come up with such fantastic, unique dishes for over 3 years. It is always a treat to see what is coming out of the kitchen,...

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Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Gosh! You absolutely amazed us. Never have we enjoyed a meal more. The food was elegant, delicious, colorful, and hit all the right notes. The setting was gentle and beautiful. Your attention to us felt warm and happy. We went over our top five meals of all time afterwards, and that's right, you are now at the top of the...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We invited four friends to join us for a small celebration dinner at Foster Harris House. It was wonderful in all respects. The meal was exceptional--excellent courses, well-balanced, beautifully presented, very well paced, and perfectly prepared. Additionally, Diane and John are very engaging hosts. John explained each course while Diane made sure that everyone was well cared for. We highly...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just steps from the world-renowned Inn at Little Washington in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Foster Harris House offers comfortable, refined country inn accommodations in an enchanting setting. Each queen bed guest room has exquisitely soft linens, spa robes, and a private bath with a rainfall shower. Included with your stay is a lavish, unhurried four-course breakfast. Dinner at the Foster Harris House unites the elements that inspire Chef John's culinary muse - fruits and vegetables from the rich soil of Rappahannock County, surprising flavors, bold splashes of color and family traditions - with each plate artfully composed to entice the eyes and the appetite. The intimate dining room of only 10 seats and just one seating per night allows for an unhurried and personal dining experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Foster Harris House

Address: 189 Main Street, P.O. Box 333, Washington, VA 22747
Region: United States > Virginia > Rappahannock County > Washington
Price Range: $213 - $461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Don't miss breakfast!”
 of 5 bubbles Cfitzgerald0717, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room on the second floor in the rear of the house for the best views and nicely updated bathrooms!”
 of 5 bubbles DrewBeard, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a room in the back which was quiet and private with lovely views of the fields behind the house.”
 of 5 bubbles LHeberton, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Mountain View Room was spectacular”
 of 5 bubbles vadraheims, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The Garden Room was very quiet; no traffic noise, no sounds from rooms above. Located on the first level for those who can't climb stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Nostromo42, 23 May 2016 | Read review
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