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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2013

Quite simply - perfect. Generous and friendly hosts, very comfortable, glorious quiet wooded setting just 18 miles south of Charlottesville. Great coffee - and, oh blessings for touring Brits, tea well-made in a teapot - for early risers, followed by filling breakfasts with good fresh juice. No reason to leave, really. We stayed put for 3 days, using the Chester...

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Grayson, Georgia
Reviewed 28 May 2013

We had a wonderful time at this great B&B! The home is fabulous and just what we needed to relax while we were visiting for a Fork Union Military Academy Reunion. It was a much better choice than staying in Charlottesville for us! The room was restful, spotless, and we felt welcomed and pampered by Jean and Craig....just the smell...

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Burke, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 21 May 2013

My husband and I loved every minute of our stay! The breakfast was absolutely delicious. My husband and I also added the candlelit wine and dinner for two, which was above and beyond our expectations. The only thing we were left wanting at the end was the recipe!! We have stayed at a couple other B&Bs, and this was the...

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Berwyn, PA
Reviewed 12 January 2013

Returned this past Spring to Chester B&B for our son's graduation from nearby UVA. In-laws and our two daughters joined us and all of us were thoroughly delighted with our stay. The rooms are beautifully decorated and our hosts (Jean and Craig) could not be more gracious with their hospitality. We have had wonderful conversations with them over our two...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 January 2013

A lovely Civil War era home, beautifully and tastefully decorated, gorgeous grounds, delicious food, and gracious hosts who truly understand the meaning of "hospitality." The peace and quiet of Chester is amazing. We've stayed there both in summer and winter and each season is special. Jean and Craig have a gem on their hands. We prefer to stay in B&B's...

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Torrance, California
Reviewed 26 December 2012

We stayed here in early November shortly after Sandy blew through. The host and hostess and their home present ever convenience we required. I would return in a minute. The rooms were spacious and comfortable. The food was the kind you want the recipes for.

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Columbia Maryland
Reviewed 16 October 2012

Chester is a first class inn made most welcoming by owners Jean and Craig (and an adorable kitten). Jean prepares a delicious breakfast - she must have been a chef in some earlier life - and offers excellent dining suggestions at nearby Charlottesville (Hamilton's was wonderful). A quiet, clean room, beautifully appointed with a comfortable bed, fireplace, lovely grounds and...

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Rockford
Reviewed 13 July 2012

A stately, centuries old oak tree signaled the specialness of this B&B before we even entered the front door. We were lucky enough to stay for four nights - and could easily have stayed for four more. Each morning we were greeted by the smell of fresh coffee and birdsong in the former arboretum surrounding the Chester. The meals prepared...

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Rockford, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 12 July 2012

What a wonderful place! From the moment I entered Chester I was impressed. The inn dating to 1847 is beautifully furnished and decorated. Much of the floor is original as is some of the woodwork. Each room has a four poster bed and a working fireplace. The grounds are very pretty with a variety of trees, a lily pond, and...

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Williamsburg, Virginia
Reviewed 8 July 2012

The owners are very nice and made us feel at home right away despite the fact that we had arrived just after a kayak trip in the hot sun and were smelly and muddy. This is a lovely place with beautiful furnishings tastefully arranged. The bed was exceptionally comfortable.We had dinner at the place on Saturday night and enjoyed the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chester is a gracious bed and breakfast with elegant charm located just 16 miles south of Charlottesville. Guests will enjoy lovely rooms, private baths, wood burning fireplaces, spacious porches and landscaped arboretum grounds. Full gourmet breakfasts are included with each room; gourmet wine dinners are available for parties of 6 or more with advance request. Chester provides an intimate setting for quiet relaxation, comfort and romance. Chester hosts garden and tent weddings, reunions, and other events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chester Bed & Breakfast

Address: 243 James River Rd, Scottsville, VA 24590-3822
Region: United States > Virginia > Scottsville
Price Range: $254 - $352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“White Oak room on the 2nd floor is perfect for privacy as it is separated from other rooms”
 of 5 bubbles simoncD2840XM, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The cottage is our pick”
 of 5 bubbles Mcgoffsontour, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The host/hostess will help you choose a room depending on your style, large and spacious or small and cozy.”
 of 5 bubbles sharonhD8488EK, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
“The rooms on the upper level are probably quieter, as would be the guest cottage. You can hear guests above you walking around in Room 2.”
 of 5 bubbles NMBurns, 20 May 2013 | Read review
“Called this a friends trip, as the family was all 25 or older. Ask for a first floor room if stairs will be an issue.”
 of 5 bubbles nlbergie, 11 Jan 2013 | Read review
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