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Essex Inn

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“the main house”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Laundry Service
3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsb bthe main houserappahannock rivernorthern neckbreakfast was deliciousbutler's pantryother guestswonderful hostsmodern amenitieswe loved our staymiddle peninsulabed and breakfasticing on the cakefirst morningcoffee and teaa true gemromantic getaway
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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We rented thw entire facility for our daughter's wedding on Riverfest.weekend. very nice, comfortable and enjoyable. In the center of town and things to walk to especially with Riverfest. Very enjoyable experience

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

The best B&B we've ever visited! Ric and Jeremy's non-stop hospitality and attention to detail make this a true Gem. The location is perfect, one block from the Rappahannock River a 2 blocks to restaraunts and shopping. We stayed in one of the suites/former slaves...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The Essex Inn in Tappahanock VA. is perfect retreat for a romantic get away! Inn owners, Jeremy and Ric have an eye for detail and comfort. The rooms are spacious and well appointed. The house built in the 1850's, is beautiful and decorated in period...More

Thank Donna B
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Go out of your way to stay at this elegant home! Decorated in period style it isn't over-blown. Each room reflected a quiet good taste. Our room had a "princess and the pea" bed...I almost had to take a running leap. The breakfast was delicious...More

Thank gidgitgiggle
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at the Essex Inn for two nights at the end of August. We really appreciated innkeepers Ric and Jeremy's friendly, professional style - and certainly enjoyed the comforts and beauty of the house and its neighborhood. If you have business...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
USD 133 - USD 207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Price range
USD 133 - USD 207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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"See rooms online and select the one that fits you best. The old slave quarters building works for those that..."
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"The 4 large rooms in the Inn are all lovely. There is a detached building with more rooms & kitchenettes."
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"All are special"
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"Stayed in the Blue Room, beautiful. Our friends stayed in the Beige, equally as nice."
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