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203 Duke St PO Box 2038, Tappahannock, VA 22560-2200 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewsthe main housethe riverbutler's pantryb bsbreakfast was deliciousnorthern neckwonderful hostsglass of winebed and breakfasthome away from homewe loved our staymiddle peninsulaelegant homehistorical sitesicing on the cakecoffee and teaeasy access
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place left so much to be desired! Dirty hotel rooms all around (bugs and grime/dust all over) and nasty rooms if you’re not in the main house and an incredibly rude staff. I would not waste my money here- the Holiday Inn down the...More

Thank LizzieEmBee
Response from Jeremy G, Manager at Essex InnResponded 1 week ago

Elizabeth, Again, I'm so sorry you felt that way. I had no one express any concerns over any cleanliness while you were staying here, and if they had, we would have graciously corrected any problem. I did however take a few photos and show some...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Our son and grandson stayed at the Inn for Easter. It was the first week with the new innkeeper, Sarah Moody, and the transition has been flawless. She is a warm, caring person with a great eye for detail. For previous guests who miss the...More

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Response from Jeremy G, Manager at Essex InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! Hope to see you again soon! =) -Sarah

Reviewed 31 March 2018

We recently paid our second -- thoroughly enjoyable -- visit to the Essex Inn. It is easily reached from the DC area, and it gives visitors easy access to historical sites, wineries, and outdoor recreation. We look forward to future visits.

Thank jb_travels66
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I just returned for my second trip to this amazing inn! I just cannot say enough about this place. Somehow, the innkeepers Ric and Jeremy find the perfect balance of being welcoming while at the same time giving their guests time to themselves. Here are...More

1  Thank Sara K
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Thoughtful, personal service. Elegant, comfortable accommodations. Awesome breakfast!! Jeremy and Ric run a first-class operation; put your trust in them and enjoy your stay. When travelling in the area, be sure to visit Menokin in Warsaw, VA if you enjoy history and architecture.

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Four rooms and four suites all with en suite bathrooms, luxurious amenities and Wi-Fi. All have working fireplaces, cable TV, air conditioning, hair dryers, irons, luxurious linens and plenty of ...More oversized soft towels. Guests have access to a refrigerator and microwave, a screened-in porch and a private brick courtyard for outdoor relaxation and smoking. Wi-Fi is available throughout the property. A full, three-course breakfast is included along with afternoon snacks, wine and beer. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$179 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Virginia > Tappahannock
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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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