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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yes, it’s a fabulous bed and breakfast, but allow me to barge past the usual accolades to address an important matter. I’ve been all over the world, drinking coffee in every imaginable way for fifty years, and I’m a personal friend of Juan Valdez. That is the best coffee I’ve ever had in my life.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
INNKEEPER’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Staying at The Gay Street Inn was an absolutely wonderful experience. Gary and Wendy were very hospitable, the amenities in the room were great, and the views were breath-taking. There was a beautiful garden in the back and an absolutely delicious breakfast included with our stay. It was a short walk from everything, and Gary and Wendy knew all the... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia, United States
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Gay St. Inn on a Sunday evening; we were in the "Shenandoah Suite", which was spacious, well appointed and very clean. It had a refrigerator and small kitchenette, which was great. The Hosts, Wendy and Gary, were more than friendly and helpful, especially as they allowed us to check in a bit early so we could... More 

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Thank Jennifer L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to eat at the Inn at Little Washington and stayed here. Lovely reception by the owners. They gave us tips on the menu and about the restaurant and little village. The room is spacious and clean for our purpose. I would definitely stay here again. And it's a 5 minute walk from the Inn - nice in any... More 

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Vermont
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45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently spent a couple of days in Washington, VA and stayed at the Gay Street Inn, located at the end of a street in town, so no traffic noises to disturb us. Owners and hosts, Gary & Wendy, welcomed us warmly and provided us with the two rooms we requested. Both were spacious and comfortable and were as depicted... More 

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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We were very happy with our choice to stay at The Gay Street Inn. Innkeepers Wendy and Gary were gracious hosts, the house itself is lovely, it's in the perfect location to walk around Little Washington, and the breakfast was delicious. Our only slight complaint is that the bed was a tiny bit hard and squeaky.

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Thank Jean P
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Inn keepers a delight. Breakfast delicious. Only downside is the bed in the Shenandoah Suite is hard and squeaky. Overall a good experience. Walking distance from the Inn at Little Washington and much more affordable!!

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Washington DC
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39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

My wife and I have stayed at numerous B&B's in the past. I would say this was definitely above average, but we have certainly stayed at better B&B's. The unfortunate thing is that the night before, we stayed at another B&B literally blocks away and that place BLEW us away (won't mention name. If you want to know which on,... More 

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GayStreetInnkeeper, Owner at Gay Street Inn, responded to this review

It's always disappointing when you do your best to ensure that every guest has a exceptional experience, and then read a review like this one. It's also difficult to learn that these particular guests had such a negative impression of the Gay Street Inn when so many others report a very different experience. From time to time, we get a... More 

Washington
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36 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stayed here because we were dining at The Inn at Little Washington which is just a few minutes walk away. Gary and Wendy are absolutely charming hosts, who made us feel very welcome and at home. Our room was spacious and well-appointed, as was the bathroom attached. Everything was clean and sparkling, floors and furniture well-polished. Breakfast the next... More 

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Boone
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Hosts Wendy and Gary were delightful hosts and made sure we had everything we needed. Compfy room and well appointed. Breakfast was wonderful. We had dinner at the Inn at Little Washington. Gary and Wendy told us what to expect (it was amazing) and offered suggestions as to what to try.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our restored and updated 1850s farmhouse in historic Little Washington, Virginia, will welcome you to a relaxing stay in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. We are within walking distance of the renowned Inn at Little Washington, minutes from Shenandoah National Park, award-winning wineries, horseback riding and antiques. Your day begins with a home-cooked breakfast in our sunroom. Lounge in the library or in the quiet of one of our guest rooms, each with private bath. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gay Street Inn

Address: 160 Gay St, Washington, VA 22747-1974
Region: United States > Virginia > Rappahannock County > Washington
Price Range: RM648 - RM961 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gay Street Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Gay Street Hotel Washington
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“There are only 5 rooms here; suggest you speak to Gary or Wendy to select the most appropriate room for you. Most have queen beds.”
 of 5 bubbles jenniferlP813TC, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have beautiful views and great amenities”
 of 5 bubbles 866hollyt, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Book your room early”
 of 5 bubbles AliceS_12, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Wifi was very slow”
 of 5 bubbles frsaleh, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Mountain View room is nice and roomy.”
 of 5 bubbles B_and_L_OutAndAbout, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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