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THE BED & BREAKFAST
MEET THE ANIMALS
SEE THE ROOMS
THE CLOUD COTTAGE
THE NORMAN ROOM
THE JACOB ROOM
THE OLIVE ROOM
THE ANASTASIA ROOM
THE CASSANDRA ROOM
WHAT TO DO
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TRIBUTE TO NORMAN
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What To Do
What To Do?
THINGS TO DO AT THE FARM:
Hike: Over 1-1/4 miles of hiking trails on 170 acres.
Meditate: The inn’s remote location provides several wonderful places to escape for a little quiet, private time.
Then get an onsite massage. (see our massage packages)
Visit with the animals
Sit by the creek.
Gaze at the stars: With no other homes around for well over a mile in all directions, the inn provides an ideal setting for star gazing with virtually no light pollution.
THINGS TO DO IN THE AREA:
Charlottesville Vegetarian Festival.
Charlottesville / Albemarle Tourism
Nelson County Tourism
, home of Thomas Jefferson (20 minutes drive)
, home of James Monroe (20 minute drive)
, home of James Madison (45 minute drive)
Walton’s Mountain Museum
(5 minute drive)
Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall
, featuring popular music and other entertainment at Friday’s After Five (30 minute drive)
Canoeing and Kayaking
on the James River, James River Runner (12 minute drive)
Wintergreen’s Alpine skiing, tennis, golf, hiking and summer music festivals (25 minutes drive)
such as Mountain Cove, Wintergreen, Hill Berry Farm & Winery, Afton Mountain Jefferson and many more. (some as close as 15 minute drive)
(25 minute drive)
and Nellysford (under 15 minute drive)
Blue Ridge Parkway
and hiking at Jarman Gap (30 minute drive)
Crabtree Falls, the longest waterfall east of the Mississippi River (40 minute drive)
Bike & Swim
at Walnut Creek Park Lake (12 minute drive)
Hot Air Ballooning (25 minute drive)
Charlottesville Ghosts and Murders Walking Tour
. Go back in time to investigate a real 1904 murder involving the mayor & his wife.
John Paul Jones Arena
(large stadium events)
(Covered, outdoor mid size national acts venue)
(beautifully renovated theatre featuring national acts from country to comedy, dance troops to jazz ensembles)
(historic theatre on Downtown Mall featuring local, regional & national bands)
(University of Virginia venue, featuring everything from classical to speakers)
The Southern Café & Music Hall
(medium-sized music hall)
(tea house setting featuring more experimental music)