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Reviewed 1 March 2013

The main reason for most people to go to Washington VA is to eat at the Inn at Little Washington - a fantastic place but the room charges are outrageous. Gay Street Inn is not exactly cheap either but is more reasonable for lodging and a charming place with wonderful innkeepers. This was our 2nd stay. They are very friendly...

Thank CJMike
Reviewed 3 February 2013

We had a perfect stay at the Gay Street Inn! Kevin met us when we arrived and after settling in, he suggested we enjoy a glass of wine in front of the fire in the library. We had been walking around town on a very blustery afternoon and the wine in front of the fire was an excellent touch. When...

Thank yankeefanVa
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 1 February 2013

We met Kevin when we checked in, and he pampered us throughout our stay. Advised us of all the local sites to see, provided good Virginia wines and a fire in the beautiful library. Port and chocolate was waiting for us when we got back from dinner. Alas, we were too full to partake. But we did enjoy a hearty,...

Thank John W
Washington, DC
Reviewed 24 January 2013

The Gay Street Inn was delightful. Have stayed on two seperate occassions and each time was wonderful. Both rooms were lovely. Our second trip was before Christmas and we brought our 105lb dog with us. Dogs are permitted in what is sort of a Jr. Suite with a king bed on the first floor. This room is equipted with a...

Thank bweir1
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Jay and Kevin are terrific innkeepers. They are incredibly accommodating and hospitable. We stayed with our dog and they even had the thoughtfulness to leave out a dish of dog treats for him. When I misplaced a valuable in the room, they made the extra effort to locate it and mail it to me the following day. Truly top-notch service.

Thank Larchmonter
Reviewed 2 January 2013

This is really a very high value proposition and you wont go wrong staying here and saving the money for dinner at the Inn! The hosts of the Gay St. are extremely helpful and attentive and really go out of their way to be gracious and friendly. Breakfast is excellent, well prepared and served. Rooms are fine, quiet and well...

Thank Gkrieger
RappahannockVA, Owner at Gay Street Inn, responded to this review

We are so pleased that these guests, who from their profile travel a great deal, enjoyed their stay with us. We try hard to strike the right balance between being attentive and giving guests privacy to enjoy their own time together in our home. The cocktail hour in the evening and breakfast hour in the morning are the times we...

Maui, Hawaii
Reviewed 30 December 2012

Stayed the night of our 20th Anniversary. Nicely appointed and very close to shops and the Inn at Little Washington (our dinner). When we returned from dinner, Kevin had set up the front parlor with port, chocolate and a fire. My husband & I curled-up & sipped, chatted about life. What could be better. Our room was simple, not really...

Thank dcinwdc
RappahannockVA, Owner at Gay Street Inn, responded to this review

We're sorry that these guests were less than fully pleased with their experience. We are always happy to accommodate special requests for food and beverage, but we are rarely asked for hot tea and so do not automatically provide daily tea service. If you have a special request, including something that you would like waiting for you on arrival, please...

Richardsville, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 14 December 2012

we spent one night in a Very quiet, lovely BB with wonderful hosts. Kevin and Jay Make you feel like a long lost traveler settling in to the comfort of a home with impeccable service, and offer all the quality the hosts would give themselves. the town is close to DC But a world away and an era in time...

Thank Gloria M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 7 December 2012

We only stayed one night, but it was great. Just two blocks from the Inn at Little Washington. We were trying to see if there were any places to stay since dinner there would already be very expensive. The owners were very nice. They planned our next day's activities and served a wonderful breakfast.

Thank carljn
Reston, Virginia
Reviewed 3 December 2012

We stayed this past weekend for one night at this lovely B&B. Both Kevin and Jay were extremely friendly and warm. This was our first experience with a B&B and we couldn't be happier. The room was comfortable, the Inn tastefully decorated and breakfast the next morning was divine. Homemade banana scones, fresh fruit, corn meal pancakes with homemade cranberry...

Thank Jenyfer S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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
Region: United States > Virginia > Rappahannock County > Washington
Price Range: $206 - $305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gay Street Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Gay Street Hotel Washington
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“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.”
 of 5 bubbles jenniferlP813TC, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have beautiful views and great amenities”
 of 5 bubbles 866hollyt, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Book your room early”
 of 5 bubbles AliceS_12, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Wifi was very slow”
 of 5 bubbles frsaleh, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Mountain View room is nice and roomy.”
 of 5 bubbles B_and_L_OutAndAbout, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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