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Jacob Swartz House

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The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for space, peace & quiet, this is the place to go to. The B&B is situated in a cottage that you have to yourselves. It's well packed with everything that you might need during your stay, even food & drink. There's ample space to lounge outdoors: on the sundrenched patio or the screened off patio. Enjoy the...

1Thank Monique E
The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 June 2016

The renovated old cobblershop has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, full equiped kitchen and a great terrace where you can relax and listen to the birds or spot squirrels and grondhogs. Robin and Dave are lovely people who really know how to take care of their guests. We stayed for six nights but that could easily be longer. There is so...

2Thank Hans V
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 9 June 2016

The Jacob Swartz House is a charming, private Bed and Breakfast, and is a perfect location for sight-seeing in the Shenandoah Valley. It is conveniently located in New Market, near Luray Caverns and the Skyline Drive....both awe-inspiring sights. The hosts, Dave and Robin, make you feel completely welcomed, and they have mastered the art of cooking breakfasts that are delicious...

1Thank MichaelandShirley
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We spent a lovely three nights in the Jacob Swarz Cobbler Shop cottage. What a relaxing, peaceful place to stay. The privacy, the amenities are too many to mention. If you forgot it, or need it, it's there for you. A full kitchen, two full baths,a loft bedroom and the master bedroom with the screened in porch was our favorite...

1Thank Karen L
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 30 December 2015

My girlfriend, Jane, and I were here to visit my parents in New Market for Christmas and family recommended the Jacob Swartz House as the perfect B&B. Robin and David Gilbert, who took over the property a year ago, have thought of everything. You actually stay in the cobbler shop next to their house and they deliver breakfast to you...

1Thank Shogo808
Herndon, Virginia
Reviewed 6 October 2015

What an amazing property. You have an entire cottage to yourself as you are the only guests! Inside there are many rooms to hang out in. A full refrigerator and kitchen if you would like to cook, or bring food. You can even barbecue! Off the main bedroom is an incredible screened in porch that overlooks the Shenandoah River, it's...

Thank Charles and Lor... R
asheville, nc
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Jacob Swartz House gives you an entire private cottage for the price of a hotel rom. The cottage itself is beautiful--2 bedrooms, 2 baths, LR, kitchen, screened in porch, sunroom and terrace. It is very private and in a lovely setting. It is rented as a B&B, so the owners (who live next door) bring you a wonderful breakfast (at...

Thank mbmcl
Topton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 June 2015

My husband and I enjoyed a weekend stay in the quaint, private guest cottage of the Jacob Swartz House Cottage B&B overlooking the beautiful North Fork of the Shenandoah River. The hosts are warm and welcoming, and the cottage is about as charming as one could ever imagine. Pictures can't do this gem justice, but know that you can watch...

2Thank Carol D
Punta Gorda, Florida
Reviewed 8 June 2015

The BEST B&B! Civil War era cottage. Delightful, beautiful, clean, quiet, inviting, very special. Gourmet breakfasts, elegant style. Patio overlooks river. Nice garden, lots of birds. Lovely master, screened porch. Fresh flowers! Lovely sitting room, breakfast area, fully stocked kitchen. Books, TV, DVD's, free WiFi. Lots of local info available. Gracious hosts, helpful, friendly. Delicious surprise refreshment 1st afternoon. Surprise...

1Thank TravelingMogie
Reviewed 6 June 2015

We had the best time staying in Jacob Swartz House. Robin and Dave were delightful hosts, and our breakfasts were so good, and very generous!! Two of our 3 mornings we had breakfast on the river bluff terrace overlooking the Shanandoah River, well how fabulous is that! The other morning we ate inside because it was raining a little, but...

1Thank JCC1234

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Address: 574 Jiggady Rd, New Market, VA 22844-2030
Region: United States > Virginia > Shenandoah County > New Market
Number of rooms: 1
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“Guests have the entire cottage to themselves, to relax, and enjoy the wooded environment surrounding the cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles MichaelandShirley, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“You get a whole cottage to yourself. A home away from home beyond compare.”
  • The Sun Room
  • The Cobbler Shop Cottage
  • The Full Kitchen and Living Are
  • The Screened Porch with a view of the Shenandoah River
  • The Master Bedroom
  • The Living Area
  • The Loft Bedroom
 of 5 bubbles Largent54, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“The whole cottage is yours! Downstairs bedroom has ensuite bath and connects to screened in porch. .”
 of 5 bubbles mbmcl, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Be sure to book early. No credit cards accepted. They have a lovely brochure to send you--it's accurate in description and photos. Close to Harrisonburg with lots of restaurants and shopping. Toll free 877-740-9208”
 of 5 bubbles TravelingMogie, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
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