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A B&B at Riders Rest

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Brookside, NJ
Reviewed 8 July 2013

This was a relaxing, enjoyable and comfortable stay. Carol and Bernie couldn't be nicer and more accommodating! It was clean and comfortable with beautiful vistas from the porch. Carol made sure we were comfortable and had everything we needed. I would highly recommend this location to everyone!

2Thank Linda F
Micanopy, Florida, United States
Reviewed 24 April 2013

Four friends from different parts of the country-Ohio,Florida,Texas,and Virginia spent a wonderful week at Riders Rest for the Deerhound National Dog show being held at the Virginia Horse Center, which was right across the street. Bernie was an amazing host and welcomed us into his awesome home and lovely grounds which were also very much enjoyed by my dog, Alba....

2Thank Karen K
Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 29 October 2012

we planned on staying 1 nite but really fell in love with this place and the surrounding area. what a great host ; he provided meaningful info and wonderful food . i would and did recommend this B & B to friends.

Thank d p
Reviewed 5 October 2012

We stayed at Riders Rest B&B in September 2012 on our trip back to Washington DC. Bernie is a great host and gave us a warm welcome. As we arrived early we expected to be told to go and wait somewhere, but not so, Bernie very helpfully let us get in and unpack straight away. He runs the place on...

1Thank MWiltoncox
Bloomfield, Connecticut
Reviewed 20 September 2012

Hospitality abounds at this B&B. Genial and thoughtful host extremely helpful in finding where to eat, what to do, follow his recommendations and you will have a wonderful time. Room gracious, generous, and comfortable, breakfast delicious. Would highly recommend to anyone, and would definitely stay again!

Thank Loris S
Buckhannon, West Virginia
Reviewed 30 May 2012

The bicycling in the area countryside was great! A good location to ride from and downtown Lexington has fabulous shops and restaurants. Bernie worked to meet our large group demands and the breakfasts were delicious with several choices. I really enjoyed doing my needlework on the porch after a hard day of riding.

1Thank igoodn
Fairmont, West Virginia
Reviewed 28 May 2012

The "FROGS", a group of 14 woman stayed with Bernie at his B&B, in which was truly a wonderful place to rest after spending 3 beautiful days of cycling! I feel Bernie went out of his way to accommodate all of us and made it easy to relax and enjoy every minute of our stay! The B&B was clean and...

Thank Marsha B
Washington, West Virginia, United States
Reviewed 25 May 2012

Bernie was wonderfully accommodating to our party of 14 women. He fed us a delicious breakfast each morning so we would be fueled up for the ride! The B&B was clean, quiet and spacious. We rode our bicycles from the B&B for 3 days. Beautiful countryside and natural wonders created an ideal environment for riding. Thanks Bernie!!

Thank Kendra R
Fairmont, West Virginia
Reviewed 24 May 2012

12 ladies from various parts of West Virginia and two from North Dakota planned a bicycling trip to Lexington and stayed with Bernie for three nights and four days of cycling. Bernie was a most gracious host and went out of his way to accomodate our large group. The house and cape cod were clean and the food was great....

Thank Judyb2011
Woodstock, Georgia
Reviewed 20 May 2012

**I have no affiliation with this B&B or the owner** I am traveling on a great adventure through the South, with possible relocation to VA. I usually stay at hotels since I am a single female and tend to prefer the amenities they provide. Similar to another reviewer, I too came up wanting as I viewed the hotel options in...

3Thank MdmWoof

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This 1920's Guest House is situated in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley with breathtaking views of the Blue Ridge and Allegheny Mountains. We offer four bedrooms all with private bathrooms and A/C. We are within walking distance to the Virginia Horse Center. Two miles from Historic Lexington, The Virginia Military Institute, Washington & Lee University and 10 miles from Blue Ridge Parkway. We offer a full breakfast, BBQ available and Wireless Internet Broadband. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A B&B at Riders Rest

Address: 225 Alphin Ln, Lexington, VA 24450-3317
Region: United States > Virginia > Lexington
Price Range: $106 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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