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Reviewed 20 July 2016

My wife and I just spent one evening with dinner and breakfast. We visited here several times 20 years ago under previous owners. The previous owners were visible and hospitable. On this visit was no reception and little real hospitality. The property has declined. The food was acceptable but over priced. We never saw the owners. Do not recommend.

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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We fell in love with the property at Prospect Hill as soon as we turned down the long driveway toward the plantation. It feels like a step back in time and you can't stop looking everywhere to admire the cottages, the main parlor home and the country landscape. We were greeted warmly and promptly and given a tour along with... More 

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

We were delighted with the wonderful food at Prospect HIl....disappointed that we were not given (or even a mention was made ) the Restaurant Week *promotion...In my opinion, out of town guests should be advised of a promotion...If we had not questioned the quantity of the food we would not have been advised of the promotion...After our first night, we... More 

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Driving to Prospect Hill is a treat. The rural countryside and winding road past horse farms helps to prepare you for a different century. Driving up the long boxwood lined driveway with the beautiful yellow plantation at the end is chapter one in a great adventure. "Doc" does a super job sharing the history of the home and property, in... More 

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

From the moment you drive up to this imposing property you will be in Heaven. The rooms are awesome with every facility including complimentary champagne. Great showers and stunning views over the dappled gardens. The food is exceptional. Breakfast is simply a delight and we urge you to stay for one of the famous Prospect Hill evening meals. The Chef... More 

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Reviewed 1 July 2016

We loved our stay here! We now live in Colorado but had lived a number of years in Virginia, and this was the perfect way to capture all that is nice about Virginia's rich history, lovely landscapes, and genteel refinement. The breakfasts were nothing short of spectacular.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Prospect Hill Plantation Inn is a hidden gem located in a peaceful setting. The location is perfect if you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life however close enough to Charlottesville and even Richmond for a night out on the town. I would recommend the dinner option during your stay. The wait staff were excellent... More 

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Reviewed 23 June 2016

As well as great amenities and warm and friendly service, this B&B serves fabulous food. For a special occasion the dining experience, itself, would be worth a return visit. The historic nature of this property makes it well worth an overnight stay.

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Reviewed 18 June 2016

I cannot say enough good things about our stay at Prospect Hill. The staff was fantastic, the property historic and beautiful, the food exquisite. Without the distractions of most vacation destinations, it allowed my wife and I time to relax, unwind, and reconnect. Magic.

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Richmond, Virginia
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Reviewed 9 May 2016

On arrival we were warmly greeted and given a tour of the lovely grounds. We experienced only a few hours of sunny weather, but were able to easily walk the nature trail and play ball with Rocky (the black lab with boundless energy) and get back in plenty of time for dinner. We ate a delicious dinners there both nights... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Authentic 18th-century plantation complex just 15 miles east of Charlottesville, VA and Thomas Jefferson's "Monticello" and UVA. Set on almost 50 acres of lawns, woods and fields the inn offers 13 rooms in the 1732 manor house and renovated outbuildings dating from 1699 to 1840 and offers prie-fixe dinners every Fri and Sat evenings (and some weekdays) by reservation at $49pp. B&B rates from $195 to $395. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Prospect Hill Plantation Inn

Address: 2887 Poindexter Rd, near Charlottesville, VA, Louisa, VA 23093
Region: United States > Virginia > Louisa
Price Range: $235 - $374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Prospect Hill Plantation Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“There are at east 4 ovely rooms on the second floor of the inn and a number of small cottages with decks and lovely views from most.”
 of 5 bubbles gjc70, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our room in main building was up a steep flight of stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles jpg8, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you have dinner here before trying any place else.”
 of 5 bubbles RetiredDude, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Sanco Pansy cabin, very private”
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“Check out the web page for descriptions of the rooms. They are all wonderfully unique!”
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