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Reviewed 25 April 2011

Too much praise can conceivably sound false or hollow but to do less in this case would be a disservice to this wonderful B&B. It is, in a word, perfect. The location is unsurpassed, in the heart of historic Richmond's museum district. But that is just the tip of the iceburg! The Inn is a Museum itself, originally built as...

Thank slong116
Midwest US
Reviewed 3 April 2011

I stayed at the Museum District B&B two nights and was just amazed. I used to have a soft spot for the exceptional character of bed-and-breakfasts (often quirky and sometimes aesthetically unsettling but at least interesting and filled with local flavor). However, I've gradually grown accustomed to the amenities and comfort that comes with moderately upscale hotels, and it's easy...

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Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed 1 April 2011

I have stayed at this B&B twice in the past year while in Richmond for business. It is not conveniently located for my particular business meetings but it is worth it to me to stay here because it is so special. The rooms are beautiful, very clean and are appointed with the nicest furniture and linens and practical features. There...

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Savannah, Georgia
Reviewed 14 March 2011

I traveled to Richmond for an interview, and the university put me up here. I'm glad they did--it was the perfect place to crash after a long, hard day. The proprietor strikes just the right tone, helpful without being overly solicitous. I was running late in the morning, and she volunteered to iron my shirt (actually, she wouldn't take no...

Thank savannahtraveler42
Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 3 January 2011

We stayed one night for our anniversary, and really enjoyed ourselves. The B&B is literally right across the street from Richmond's fabulous art museum, and a short walk to the cute and lively Carytown area of Richmond. Anna was very helpful, and steered us perfectly to fabulous restaurants, shopping, and sights. Our favorite part was the generous evening wine and...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2010

This has to be the best value for money accommodation around in the US. Our only fault (and this is minor) was the room size which was a little cramped. The experience began with our host meeting us at the train station and ferrying us to the accommodation. The room was provided with every item you might need including a...

Thank petsaloz
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 23 October 2010

As a frequent traveler for both business and pleasure, I'm fairly particular on what I need in lodging. Comfortable, clean rooms, wifi, easy access to meeting facilities, conceirge service if necessary, and the ability to work unbothered and order a glass of wine at 11:00 pm. While these features are common (and increasingly pricier) in large hotel chains, it was...

Thank Andria1974
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 6 October 2010

Staying with Anna is as comfortable as visiting an old friend, one who lives in a lovely and extremely comfortable house, and who happens to be a fantastic cook. As an innkeeper Anna is attentive but never intrusive. Her location is superb for visiting nearby museums, shopping in funky one-of-a-kind stores, and eating in some of Richmond's best restaurants. The...

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Reviewed 7 August 2010

I've stayed at the Museum District Bed & Breakfast twice in the last two years and consider it my top choice when I plan a trip to Richmond to visit my daughter who goes to school at VCU. Previously I stayed at other (over priced) hotels near the VCU campus and was happy to find a B&B alternative. The house...

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Reviewed 28 July 2010

Our host Anna could not have been more welcoming, attentive, well-informed, and easy. We arrived during her afternoon wine & cheese "salon," in which other guests and a friendly local neighbor were discussing (among other things) the historical virtues and vices of the English Monarchy. Introductions were quickly made, and we slipped right into the vibrant conversation. After things wound...


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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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This 1922 guesthouse is in the heart of Richmond's Museum and Fan Districts, the city's most vibrant and historic neighborhoods. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is directly across the street. We're two blocks from Carytown, a unique shopping district featuring eclectic shops, restaurants of every description (two 4-star restaurants), the historic Byrd Theatre, neighborhood pubs and live music venues. Seven minutes to downtown. Plush comfort, gourmet breakfasts and evening wine and cheese. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Museum District Bed & Breakfast

Address: 2811 Grove Avenue, Richmond, VA 23221
Region: United States > Virginia > Richmond
Price Range: RM446 - RM870 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Museum District Hotel Richmond
Museum District Bed And Breakfast
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