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The Dinsmore House Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 19 October 2011

My husband and I stayed here for an overnight anniversary getaway, and I can honestly say it was even better than I expected (and I already had high hopes)! We had originally tried to book the Dinsmore room, but as chance would have it, someone else made the reservations mere moments before we could confirm, so we went with the...

2Thank Kilacojo
Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 22 September 2011

We stayed at the Dinsmore House this past weekend while in C'ville for the Harvest Heritage Festival at Monticello. This was a very convenient, comfy and great place to stay. The breakfast was delicious and the extras-cheese, fruit, wine at happy hour were enjoyable. Why stay at the marriott (which is next door) when you can enjoy the comforts of...

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Reviewed 13 September 2011

I booked this B&B 2 weeks before our first trip to Charlottesville. I researched a number of others but this one had a room available the weekend we wanted, was within our budget and had a great location! I did not go on Trip Advisor before I booked it. We were only able to get a room for one night,...

3Thank M0t0r
Alexandria, VA
Reviewed 15 June 2011

My husband and I spent two nights at the Dinsmore House for our anniversary. We love Charlottesville and like to walk around the town. The Dinsmore has an awesome location and we were able to walk everywhere. The room was nice and they even had a white noise machine that was much appreciated. Breakfast was incredible! One morning they made...

3Thank Hansfords
Farmingdale, New Jersey
Reviewed 13 June 2011

We stayed at the Dinsmore House for 4 nites recently and found it to be a lovely place to stay not to mention a perfect locale. You are in the heart of the UVA campus and just a short distance from the Pedestrian Mall with lots of restaurants and shops. The only drawback was the construction that is being done...

1Thank carolleone24
Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 28 May 2011

This inn was so nice. The staff and owners were great. Every convenience was provided and we felt very much at home here. We stayed in the Madison room and loved it. The bed and bedding were wonderful and it was a nice location away from the street. The only small problem we had was the shower: first of all,...

3Thank iloveny46
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 26 May 2011

Our first visit to C'ville and didn't know if we should stay outside of town or in. Glad we chose Dinsmore, what a great location to work all of town. University of Virginia is just to your left, downtown just to the right and a free trolley is less than a block away to take you downtown. Chose the Veranda...

1Thank RKAustin
Falls Church, Virginia
Reviewed 23 April 2011

The Dinsmore House was everything it was advertised as and more. It was clean and friendly. The breakfasts were delicious. On our first day it rained and they event lent us an umbrella. Once the staff heard it was our honeymoon, they even gave us a bottle of wine to celebrate. When I go back to Charlottesville, I'm staying at...

Thank EB1983
Reviewed 9 April 2011

My husband found this B&B on TripAdvisor and we decided to give it a try. We loved everything about it. Gail, the owner was just wonderful. So welcoming and friendly without being too obtrusive. We loved our room--we had a private entrance to the street. The breakfast room was so lovely and breakfast was absolutely delicious (eggs benedict, bacon, homemade...

2Thank Joanna C
Manchester, NH, USA
Reviewed 7 April 2011

The Dinsmore House is really lovely - well maintained, comfortable and friendly. It is right across from the Rotunda / UVA Medical Center and close to the historic downtown areas. Despite the house facing a rather busy street, the rooms were quiet - a bit bright with some nearby parking lot lights at night - but otherwise lovely. The food...

Thank DMCManchester

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Dinsmore House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 1211 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2823
Region: United States > Virginia > Charlottesville
Price Range: $171 - $343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
The Dinsmore House Hotel Charlottesville
The Dinsmore House Bed And Breakfast
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“Maybe one that is not facing the street”
DebbyS738, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try the back side. May be quieter.”
DennisR848, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Not sure if you can know without booking it.”
Mkoz, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Look at the room photos to get a sense of style and location.”
W0lfpackm0m, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Jefferson room, which was a very comfortable suite.”
sabemills, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
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