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Harrisonburg, Virginia
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This was a one night stopover on our way to New York, but it was well worth it. The staff is so friendly, the room was wonderful and the dinner and service in the Bistro was superb. We plan to return again, stay longer and take advantage of the outdoor activities and the spa.

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Dear suzyq084, Thank you for taking the time to leave your thoughts and comments on TripAdvisor about your visit to Boar's Head. It is always a great day here when we receive such glowing reviews from our guests. We are pleased that you were able to enjoy some of our amenities and dining experience in the Bistro during your stay....

Springfield, Virginia
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We stayed at the Boars Head Inn this week as a one-night anniversary getaway . We enjoyed visiting Monticello and Ashlawn and the Michie Tavern, and we had a nice dinner in the Bistro and a nice breakfast in the Old Mill Room. We had not even thought that the inn would be decorated for the holidays. What a wonderful...

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Dear SpringfieldVA, A very happy anniversary to you, and thank you for letting Boar's Head be a part of your celebration! Each season at Boar's Head offers something extraordinary; the glory of this holiday is spectacular. We do hope you will return and make it an annual visit. Kind regards, Russ Cronberg

Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I just left a massage spa service that was disappointing at best. A 50 minute massage that, with gratuity included, set me back $165.20. The massage was just ok. And spending that amount would have been fine if the amenities were anything to speak of. On the contrary, all that is offered is a steam room that you can't spend...

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Dear Aconic, Thank you for taking time to review our property but your SPA experience more specifically. I am sorry to hear that your overall experience did not meet your expectations from the actual treatment down to the amenties and water we offer in our relaxation rooms. We as a team have already discussed your comments in how we can...

Reviewed 16 November 2016

Our room was wonderful and backed onto the lake area, including a screen door for easy access. The furnishings were elegant and tasteful. Location was perfect for visiting the University, less than two miles from most points of interest. We didn't have time to take advantage of the amenities but was jealous in reading through the in-room guide of all...

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Dear 165 March, Thank you very much for taking time to leave your feedback. We couldn't agree more about our wonderful paradise in such a great city as Charlottesville. Next time you will need to stay longer and enjoy all we have to offer! Thank you again and we look forward to having you back again soon. Warm Regards, Russ...

Leesburg, Va
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We stayed over night because we took advantage of the option to fly one of their balloons. The customer service was excellent, and Sunday brunch was first class. We enjoyed staying there very much. I am handicapped, and everyone went out of their way to accommodate and help me whenever they could.

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Dear ebparks_12, Thank you so much for leaving comments about your recent stay and we are so happy that you came and went on a flight in one of our balloons! Our captain is one of a kindest is our staff. Hopefully we will get an opportunity to have you stay with us again in the future! Best, Russ Cronberg

Chesapeake, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Boars Head Inn on a lovely fall weekend. The restaurant and grounds were exquisite. I unfortunately left a suitcase in our hotel room and drove home unbeknownst that the suitcase was still in the room. The loss prevention officer Chantel was most professional finding my suitcase and sending it to me within 48 hours. This is...

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Dear WilliamA56, Thank you so much for your review. The fall is truly an amazing time to be here and we are glad you came. We will pass on the great feedback about Chantel, we couldn't agree more! We hope to have you back again in the near future. Sincerely, Russ Cronberg

Lansdowne, Virginia
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This was my first time at Boar's Head. I would definitely come back and recommend this place to everybody. Very luxurious, historical resort close to UVA. The staffs are very friendly and welcoming. The room decoration is elegant. Lots of luxury mixed with history. The beds are comfortable. We stayed at 2 Queen bedrooms. The room and bathroom were specious....

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Dear LadanSS, Thank you for taking time to provide us with such an outstanding review. We look forward to serving you again when your travels bring you to Charlottesville. We appreciate that you chose to stay at Boar's Head.

Reviewed 8 November 2016

Stayed overnight for parents weekend at UVA. The Boar's Head is a lovely historic inn with up to date rooms and amenities. The grounds are extensive, the facilities top notch, the rooms are comfortable and elegant, the service is excellent. We wish we could have stayed longer.

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Dear Ann T, we appreciate that you took time to include your wonderful comments on TripAdvisor. Thank you for choosing to stay at Boar's Head. We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Ashburn, Virginia
Reviewed 7 November 2016

attended a conference that was held at the Boar's Head Inn, and it was wonderful. We stayed in a regular guest room, but it was very nice and spacious. We had a semi-private balcony (separated from the neighbors by fixed shutter panels), and a King bed. We had an oversized vanity and a large frameless shower. The room was very...

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Dear the5allens, Thank you for your glowing TripAdvisor post about your stay at Boar's Head for a conference. With 22,000 square feet of meeting space and 573 acres of "creative space", we agree that Boar's Head is a wonderful place for a personal retreat or a meeting. We hope to welcome you back real soon. Kind regards, Russ Cronberg

Radford, Virginia
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed in Charlottesville after The Top of the Hop Festival. Finding a hotel on short notice was a little challenging. Luckily we found The Boar's Head. The hotel was a nice surprise. It's old but has some nice/necessary upgrades while keeping its charm. Breakfast was very good and the hotel grounds were nice as well. I'd...

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Dear dolewis78, Thank you for your recent TripAdvisor post. We are delighted that you enjoyed the Boar's Head resort and that you were able to find us on short notice. We look forward to the opportunity of serving you again when your travels bring you to Charlottesville. Warm regards, Russ Cronberg

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Old Mill Room
Old Mill Room
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boar's Head is a quintessential Virginia resort, offering a warm, intimate ambiance, exceptional service and unparalleled Southern hospitality. Located on a bucolic 573-acre country estate, our AAA Four Diamond resort offers 175 guest rooms and suites, Four Diamond dining in the Old Mill Room, a wide variety of world class recreational activities, spa and 22,000 square feet of meeting facilities for groups of 20 to 630. Owned and operated by the University of Virginia Foundation, Boar's Head is just minutes from the University of Virginia that was founded by Thomas Jefferson, only two hours from Washington, D.C., And at the foot of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Boar's Head

Address: 200 Ednam Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Region: United States > Virginia > Charlottesville
Price Range: $256 - $380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Boar's Head 4*
Number of rooms: 175
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Also Known As:
The Boar`s Head Hotel Charlottesville
Boars Head Hotel
Boars Head Charlottesville
Boars Head Inn Charlottesville Va
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Charlottesville
#6 Family Hotel in Charlottesville
#7 Business Hotel in Charlottesville
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