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Albany, New York
Reviewed 6 May 2016

We were supposed to be staying at the Frederick house six months ago, but at the last minute had to cancel due to illness. No problem. Not only were we not charged for the cancelation, but the theater tickets we had ordered at a special price to guests of the inn were put on hold for us to reschedule whenever...

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JoeHarman, Owner at Frederick House, responded to this review

This is certainly a complete review of Frederick House telling about what we do for our guests. Someone said, "if you enjoy what you do it is not work." That is the way we feel about owning and operating Frederick House for 33 years. The location we have in this wonderful town, Staunton, and the guests we meet at Frederick...

Hollis, New Hampshire
Reviewed 13 April 2016

The owners, Joe and Evy Harman, do an outstanding job at taking care of their guests. Our room was tastefully decorated, very clean and comfortable. Breakfast was delicious and Evy easily accommodated my dietary restrictions. This was our first stay in Staunton, and The Frederick House was a perfect choice. We explored the small downtown and had a memorable meal...

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JoeHarman, Owner at Frederick House, responded to this review

Thank you Joan. Helping our guests enjoy being in Staunton and the Shenandoah Valley is our primary goal. We are pleased you accepted our suggestion for Aioli. We started that restaurant more than ten years ago. We were so satisfied with Said, the chef, that when he asked, we sold Aioli to him. We look forward to seeing you at...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Joe and his wife at the Frederick House were very warm, caring, and welcoming in what felt like their home. My bedroom was incredibly clean and it was a very charming accommodation to have been privileged to stay in. I look forward to coming back again to The Frederick House and to Staunton this summer!

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Kitchener, Canada
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We had a spacious room, beautifully furnished and decorated, in the attractive historic area of Old Staunton. This B&B is easy to get to from I-81 and walking distance from many pleasant restaurants and attractions. We will definitely come back to explore more of Staunton, including the Shakesperian Theatre.

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Evy H, Owner at Frederick House, responded to this review

We appreciate reviews from our guests. We are pleased when they appreciate what we do at Frederick House to help our guests enjoy their visit to Staunton and Frederick House. Visiting Staunton is a is a unique experience that will create wonderful memories and insure a return visit to the area. Recent guests to Frederick House returned for their 25th...

Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Frederick House for a quick overnight. Frederick House is actually several houses. We stayed in a small but comfortable room a block away from the main building. Our room was clean and quiet and the bathroom was very clean, too. The location was perfect for a quick walk to The Yelping Dog for wine and cheese and...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 30 January 2016

On a recommendation, I opted for an overnight at Frederick House rather than a bidding for a low price elsewhere in the area. Now I know where to stay in Staunton. The owners know the area and their property could not be in a better location. Within a block or two there are several excellent restaurants. At their suggestion I...

1Thank Bob K
JoeHarman, Owner at Frederick House, responded to this review

We receive wonderful reviews from our guests. It is time for us to talk about our wonderful guests. We remember this guest and the entertaining and informative conversation we had with him. He was an ideal guest for us because he acted on our suggestions for dinner and theater at Blackfriars Playhouse. During breakfast he discussed his theater experience with...

North Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Wonderful two nights in beautiful room. Friendly and helpful managers. My husband surprised me with this romantic spot. Enjoyed town so much. Breakfast table by ourselves was perfect for us. Had suite with four poster bed. Very comfortable. In town so can walk all around. Town has put great effort in itself. Wedding was great, for which my band played....

1Thank Linda R
JoeHarman, Owner at Frederick House, responded to this review

This is a great review for Frederick House because it includes Staunton. We have always believed that being in downtown Staunton where so many activities and so much history is on display is an important part of the Frederick House experience. Our award winning historic buildings are as important to the history of Staunton as they are to the experience...

Erdenheim, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 November 2015

This is a lovely B&B. The inn keepers are very accommodating and outgoing. We went with another couple and both got suites in the Patrick house. Very cute and spent a great weekend. I recommend this as a great place to stay. The suites had plenty of room to stretch out and relax and were nicely decorated. The homemade breakfast...

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Reviewed 7 November 2015

The managers are friendly and helpful. We stayed in the Patrick House in Number 35, a suite so did have one of the best if not the best room in the complex. Our living area was comfortable if a bit outdated. The bedroom and bath nicely done with lots of windows, room and light. Breakfast was excellent. Only the towels...

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Northern Virginia
Reviewed 30 September 2015

I had been looking forward to staying at the Frederick House because of the reviews and personal comments from friends who stayed there. But I was disappointed. My single room seemed very tired (like an old HoJo's room) and needed to be updated. And the breakfast menu was old and limited, especially for someone with a dairy allergy. The only...

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JoeHarman, Owner at Frederick House, responded to this review

We are very sorry this guest was not satisfied with a stay at Frederick house. We have an accommodating cancellation policy. Guests who not are satisfied while they are here can let us know and we will move them to a different room or cancel the reservation. Guests can see us at Reception or call from the phone in the...

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Frederick House is a small hotel in downtown historic Staunton, across from Mary Baldwin College, convenient to restaurants, shops, galleries, and Blackfriars Playhouse where exciting performances of plays by William Shakespeare occur 52 weeks each year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Frederick House

Address: 28 N. New St., Staunton, VA 24401
Region: United States > Virginia > Staunton
Price Range: $111 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Frederick House 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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“Don't miss the breakfast. Depending on which building you're in you may need to walk to it but it is definitely worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles 97lynq, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Take a suite in the Patrick house if available.”
 of 5 bubbles sncathome, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The Inn's website gives a pretty good description of the rooms so there's a good choice to accommodate your taste.”
 of 5 bubbles RicVafoodie, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Patrick House was great. Room 35 has nice windows.”
 of 5 bubbles jess65456, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask, ask, ask Evy or Joe. They aim to please”
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 of 5 bubbles drdblu, 22 Aug 2015 | Read review
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