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My wife and I spent two nights here for our anniversary. It was a relaxing and wonderful experience. They even found out that it was our anniversary and sent us a beautiful cheese plate to our room when we checked in. The property is spectacular and the restaurant was also fantastic. The staff is very friendly and helpful with everything...

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Calgary, Canada
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This hotel was over and above my expectations. It was truly exquisite very clean comfortable and so much character and history. The grounds are so picturesque. Fabulous restaurants on location.25 miles from the airport they also prove a shuttle service during day hours. The ladies at the front desk were very attentive.

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Hampton, Virginia
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My experience was wonderful as far as room and amenities. The waiters for our particular group were not very friendly or helpful. It was almost like they were told to serve and not respond to any guests, and when they did it was very matter of fact and frosty.

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Charlottesville, VA, United States
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Such a quaint, unusual resort with good old fashioned service and charm! Beautiful lake views, wonderful walking trails, attentive and friendly staff. We try to stay there every time we come to Charlottesville. Highly recommend coming and staying here!

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Plymouth, Michigan
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My sister and I spent the night here on Thursday April 13th. Check in was seamless and the staff vey pleasant. Our room was clean enough but there wasn't anything spectacular about it. We strolled the grounds (pretty!) and had a bite to eat at the Bistro (separate review on that). In the morning we got up and went to...

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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went here for their Easter Buffet. Had a 4PM sitting - it was a good time, lots of food, all of it very good. Not too crowded, and service was impeccable. Party of four languished around the table for over 2 hours. Had four trips to the buffet - salads, shrimp/crab claws, lamb/rockfish/roast beef/veggies, and then a whole table of...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

BHSTAY17 - This was the first time we had stayed at The Boars Head, and we usually visit Charlottesville 5-6 times per year in different seasons. This time we stayed over Easter weekeend (April 2017). This is a large and attractive property consisting of a main building that is partly old (the dining room area) and partly new, plus outbuildings...

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Dear Craven C, We appreciate your comments and are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us over the Easter season. Our goal is to provide each guest with a wonderful experience during their stay. We hope you will return soon for another luxurious stay! Kind regards, Russ Cronberg

Reviewed 1 week ago

The room with the fireplace on the second floor was exceptional. We were able to spend a considerable block of the morning at the gym - which is excellently equipped - and then take a walk around the lake. Don't miss the weekend brunch. A Virginia Festival of Flavor

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Dear David M, Thank you for taking the time to leave your thoughts and comments on TripAdvisor about your visit to Boar’s Head. It is always a great day at Boar’s Head when we receive such glowing reviews from our guests. I am pleased to see that you were able to enjoy some of our amenities and dining experiences during...

Santa Clara, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed two nights and had a terrific time. We used the exercise equipment in the Sports Complex. Very clean and up to date. Our room was spotless and very comfortable. We had dinner and breakfast in the Old Mill Room. Excellent service and delicious meals. Can't wait to go back! BHSTAY17

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Dear taw914, Thank you for taking your time to leave such a glowing review of your time spent here at Boar’s Head! We are always delighted when our guests leave their thoughts and comments for others to see after their stay. We look forward to your next visit with us. Regards, Russ Cronberg

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here for two nights and were very disappointed with our king room with lake view. We have no chairs, only an ottoman. The room is tiny. Our bathroom trash had not been emptied, and on our bathroom counter was a plastic orange juice bottle with water in it presumably left from the previous guests.The bed cover was stained....

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Dear E1722, Thank you for taking time to leave your feedback regarding your stay. We encourage our guests to do so because we like to celebrate when we have successes but also need to know about our shortfalls so we can address them immediately. I am sorry to hear about your experience and the shortfall to your expectation. The cleanliness...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Old Mill Room
Old Mill Room
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boar's Head is a quintessential Virginia resort, offering a warm, intimate ambiance, exceptional service and unparalleled Southern hospitality. Located on a bucolic 573-acre country estate, our AAA Four Diamond resort offers 175 guest rooms and suites, Four Diamond dining in the Old Mill Room, a wide variety of world class recreational activities, spa and 22,000 square feet of meeting facilities for groups of 20 to 630. Owned and operated by the University of Virginia Foundation, Boar's Head is just minutes from the University of Virginia that was founded by Thomas Jefferson, only two hours from Washington, D.C., And at the foot of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Boar's Head

Address: 200 Ednam Dr, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4674
Region: United States > Virginia > Charlottesville
Price Range: RM924 - RM1,492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Boar's Head 4*
Number of rooms: 175
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Also Known As:
The Boar`s Head Hotel Charlottesville
Boars Head Hotel
Boars Head Charlottesville
Boars Head Inn Charlottesville Va
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Charlottesville
#6 Family Hotel in Charlottesville
#7 Business Hotel in Charlottesville
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