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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 2 January 2012

I wanted to find a quiet and inviting B&B for a surprise anniversary celebration, and after researching many options, I settled on, and had high hopes for the Foster Harris House. Our experience more than surpassed our expectations. The inn itself is clean and modern, yet also cozy and quaint. The rooms are beautifully decorated, featuring quality linens, a ridiculously...

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Napa, California
Reviewed 31 December 2011

We enjoyed one night at the Foster Harris House. John and Diane are excellent sources of information about everything in the area; we visited a few wineries that they recommended; and had a really nice stay after our evening at the Inn & Little Washington. The Inn is comfortable and updated, extremely clean; and the breakast was out of this...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 28 December 2011

Want to get away and relax or visit with friends and family? this is the place! Diane and John are exceptional hosts- friendly, accommodating, rooms are comfortable and clean, food is delicious and you will hate to leave, but will look forward to returning :-)

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 27 December 2011

Normally, I’m not a bed and breakfast type of person. Kitsch really isn’t my thing, and I want privacy when I’m on vacation. But we had dinner reservations at the Inn at Little Washington to celebrate my girlfriend’s 30th birthday, and that meant we had to spend the night in one of Washington’s many B&Bs. I first got the hint...

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Norfolk, VA
Reviewed 5 December 2011

Visit date: 12/2 - 12/4/11. Just prior to our arrival, my husband had a serious allergic reaction to a horse we petted nearly an hour prior. John went out of his way to find a local doctor, but we ended up soaking his eye & waiting it out (it cleared up w/in 24 hrs). This B&B is not only perfect,...

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Manassas, Va
Reviewed 1 December 2011

We stayed at the B&B for my husband's birthday and dinner at the Inn at Little Washington. Our dinner reservations weren't until 9 PM and we were looking for cheese and crackers to hold us over. We bought a couple bottles of wine at the local shop and then asked Diane where we could find some snacks. As we were...

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Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 30 November 2011

We travelled to Foster Harris House to celebrate a friend's birthday and have dinner at Inn at Little Washington. Finding this B&B was such a nice treat. The hosts go out of their way to make you stay memorable. Our rooms were upgraded upon our arrival. Wine was offered, and then the whole bottle appeared. We asked to borrow a...

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Timonium, Maryland
Reviewed 7 November 2011

My husband and I took my sister for her 50th b'day celebration on this amazing trip. We absolutely loved the whole package. The owners and organizers are so pleasant and "happy" and thought of every detail. The cycling is challenging but rewarded with gourmet meals at the beginning and end of each day. The B&B is small and intimate and...

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Alexandria VA
Reviewed 4 November 2011

Washington, Virginia is a quiet place - even some cell phones do not get a signal here and the quiet peaceful atmosphere is present at Foster Harris. The rooms are vlarge and well arranged. Each room is different so check the website to sleect the one that suits your fancy. Located on Main Street (the main street), there is a...

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Vienna, Virginia
Reviewed 24 October 2011

We stayed at the Foster Harris House and did the Tour d'Epicure this weekend. We went with three other couples (and we met a person who was there on her own and had a great time with her as well). The House is charming, the service is fantastic, the bicycle rides were a little hilly but the scenery is absolutely...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just steps from the world-renowned Inn at Little Washington in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Foster Harris House offers comfortable, refined country inn accommodations in an enchanting setting. Each queen bed guest room has exquisitely soft linens, spa robes, and a private bath with a rainfall shower. Included with your stay is a lavish, unhurried four-course breakfast. Dinner at the Foster Harris House unites the elements that inspire Chef John's culinary muse - fruits and vegetables from the rich soil of Rappahannock County, surprising flavors, bold splashes of color and family traditions - with each plate artfully composed to entice the eyes and the appetite. The intimate dining room of only 10 seats and just one seating per night allows for an unhurried and personal dining experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Foster Harris House

Address: 189 Main Street, P.O. Box 333, Washington, VA 22747
Region: United States > Virginia > Rappahannock County > Washington
Price Range: RM665 - RM1,441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Choose a room on the second floor in the rear of the house for the best views and nicely updated bathrooms!”
 of 5 bubbles DrewBeard, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a room in the back which was quiet and private with lovely views of the fields behind the house.”
 of 5 bubbles LHeberton, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Mountain View Room was spectacular”
 of 5 bubbles vadraheims, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The Garden Room was very quiet; no traffic noise, no sounds from rooms above. Located on the first level for those who can't climb stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Nostromo42, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Jenkins Room, which has an amazing rainfall shower!”
 of 5 bubbles JulieA661, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
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