Locust Dale, VA 

The Inn at Meander Plantation

2333 North James Madison Hwy.
Locust Dale, VA 22948-9701 US
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Rates: $120 to $200
Total Rooms: 8
Overall Rating: 5 hearts (1 review)


Circa 1766. This historic country estate was built by Henry Fry, close friend of Thomas Jefferson who often stopped here on his way to Monticello. The mansion is serenely decorated with elegant antiques and period reproductions, including four-poster beds. Healthy gourmet breakfasts are prepared by Chef Suzie. Enjoy views of the Blue Ridge Mountains from the rockers on the back porches. Ancient formal boxwood gardens, surrounding natural woodlands, meadows, pastures and Robinson River frontage are part of Meander Conservancy, offering educational programs and back-to-nature packages.Location: Country.


Rooms & Rates

Rates: $120 to $200
Payment types accepted include American Express, Master Card, Discover, Visa, Diners Club, Personal Checks and Travelers Checks.
Rooms: This property has 8 total guest accommodations with private bath, 5 with fireplaces, 4 suites and 1 conference room.
The types of beds available include King and Queen.


Cancellation: 7 days to receive refund; 50% if within 7 days
Pets: Pets Allowed, Innkeepers pets on premises and In dependencies only. Stabling for horses available.
Smoking: Smoke Free Property.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast.
Types of meals: Early Coffee/Tea, Full Breakfast, Lunch, Picnic Lunches, Gourmet Dinner and Snacks/Refreshments.
Amenities In Room: Air Conditioning, Reading Lamps, Clock Radio and Desk.
Amenities On Site: Library, Child Care, Parlor Games, PC, Pet Boarding, Phone, Fax, Fireplace, Stables, VCR, restaurant service Thursday, Friday and Saturday.


- One Night Free: This property is featured in Bed & Breakfasts and Country Inns published by American Historic Inns. This guide features a certificate for ONE NIGHT FREE with the purchase of one night. The dates this property will honor the certificate are Year-round, Sunday-Thursday, excluding holidays and October


Events Hosted: Family Reunions, Seminars, Meetings, Weddings and Romantic Getaways.
Other Activities: Antiquing, Fishing, Live Theater, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Skiing Cross Country, Skiing Downhill, Sports Events, Major College and Wineries.

Historic Interest

Prehistoric Native American site on the property near the Robinson River. James and Dolley Madison's home (10 miles), Civil War battlefields: Cedar Mountain (4 miles), Brandy Station (15 miles), Manassas and Bull Run (50 miles).
Historic Memberships: National Trust.

Romantic Interest

Elegant country getaway, fireplaces, privacy