Peak travel season to visit Coastal Virginia on its way, there’s never been a better time to start planning your getaways to Hope and Glory Inn. Moreover, as you consider visiting this beautiful part of the country, you should know that our Bed and Breakfast in Irvington, Virginia is one of the best places to stay on the Northern Neck of VA.
The Northern Neck of VA is defined as the northernmost of three peninsulas on the western shores of the Chesapeake Bay in Virginia. To the north of the Northern Neck of VA, you’ll find the Potomac River and the beautiful Rappahannock River to the south. This area is one of the best-kept secrets on the eastern seaboard. It is located within 3 hours of major metropolitan areas, including Baltimore, Washington, Richmond, Raleigh, Virginia Beach, and Norfolk.
The Northern Neck of VA is well known for its scenic natural beauty, charming and historic small towns, top Virginia wineries, and some of the best Virginia oysters, not to mention our incredible Bed and Breakfast in Irvington, VA. There are several reasons to appreciate why the Hope and Glory Inn is one of the best places to stay on the Northern Neck of VA – especially for guests looking for an upscale and luxurious getaway.
With an exceptional restaurant, micro-vineyard, and oyster bar on-site, in addition to things like a small but fashionable full-service bar, a classic Downeast boat for cruises, an espresso bar, a game-changer pool, meeting space, and exquisite gardens, we offer everything you need for a memorable getaway. Book your getaway and enjoy staying at one of the best places to stay on the Northern Neck of VA.
One of the Best Places to Stay on the Northern Neck of VA
The Northern Neck of VA is an incredible place to visit, no matter your reason for coming here. It’s the perfect place to seek adventure, relaxation, romance, delicious food experiences, great wine, and so much more. If you’re looking to enjoy the good life on Coastal Virginia this year, the tony town of Irvington, Virginia, offers a great home base.
To have a memorable getaway, you’ll need to first start with great lodging. From the moment you first arrive at our Irvington, Virginia Bed and Breakfast, you’ll see why it’s rated as one of the best places to stay on the Northern Neck of VA. The Hope and Glory Inn is within walking distance to many of the top attractions in downtown Irvington yet feels like a secluded escape. We have created a very private Eden-like compound with hedges and fencing protecting the privacy of its guests.
Most guests who choose to stay with us seek a relaxing, calming, and rejuvenating experience. With 12 uniquely appointed and luxurious guest rooms and cottages, that’s exactly what you’ll find. You’ll immediately feel your stress begin to melt away, and that is why we’re one of the best places to stay on the Northern Neck of VA. Add to this luxury a soothing saltwater pool, a one-of-a-kind garden bath, and plenty of luxury amenities, and you have the beginnings of a spectacular getaway.
In addition, our Inn also offers fine dining at one of the best restaurants in Irvington, Virginia, The Colonnade. The Colonnade, led by executive Chef Meseret Crockett, is open to the public and offers a gourmet, fine dining experience that can’t be matched. We also provide exceptional breakfasts, included each morning with the cost of your stay.
The food adventures don’t stop there, though! In front of our Inn is the newly reimagined Dog & Oyster Micro-Vineyard and Oyster Bar. This incredible new addition to our property allows visitors an upscale and elegant setting to savor local and other selection libations with local oysters. It’s the ultimate food and wine pairing and a true reflection of an authentic and true destination getaway on the Northern Neck of VA.
With all of this award-winning hospitality on offer and stunning natural surroundings at your fingertips, is it any wonder why Hope and Glory Inn is rated as one of the best places to stay on the Northern Neck of VA?
Top Things to do Near Irvington, Virginia
Now that we’ve covered why Hope and Glory Inn is one of the best places to stay on the Northern Neck of VA let’s talk about what you’re going to do while you’re here! Whether relaxing and sipping wine or adventuring your way through this beautiful part of the state, you’ll be anything but bored while visiting us!
There are several great things to do in Irvington, Virginia. Here are just a few of our favorites:
- Sample some of the best Virginia oysters at The Dog and Oyster Micro-Vineyard and Oyster Bar.
- Enjoy a bit of shopping in downtown Irvington, which is walkable from our Inn.
- Sip and Swirl your way down the Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail – not missing, of course, our own wines at The Dog and Oyster.
- Take a cruise of the Rappahannock River and Carter’s Creek with us aboard the True Love.
- For even more adventure on the Chesapeake Bay, take a sailing cruise with Premier Sailing or other local companies.
- Spend a day at the beach at Hughlett’s Point.
- Visit Belle Isle State Park
- Play a round of golf at the Golden Eagle Golf Club at the neighboring Tides Resort.
- Visit local museums and learn more about the unique history of the Northern Neck of VA, which was once home to three different US Presidents.
As you can see, the possibilities are endless here in Coastal Virginia, and now is the perfect time to visit. See why our Bed and Breakfast is one of the best places to stay on the Northern Neck of VA. Book your room today!