• Welcome

    Escape from the chaos of the “real world” to the the breathtaking beauty of Virginia, and complete your getaway with lodging at a historic Shenandoah Valley bed and breakfast.

    The Bed & Breakfasts of the Historic Shenandoah Valley invites you to come experience the sights and sounds of our picturesque Valley. With Skyline Drive and the Blue Ridge Parkway to the east and the ageless Allegheny Mountains to our west, this area of Virginia is one of the United State’s most majestic places, rich with history and natural beauty. Explore the museums and Civil War battle sites. Take in the beauty of the caverns, rivers, hiking trails, scenic drives and more. Enjoy everything from local festivals to wineries and breweries, canoeing, golfing, downtown shopping, and live performances.

    And of course, start and end your day in the lavish comfort of one of our member B&Bs. Fuel your mornings with a hot, Southern breakfast, and rest your tired but happy head in a B&B bed. The BBHSV’s innkeepers await your arrival, ready to welcome you to the Valley. Need some assistance in planning your itinerary? Click here for a map of the Shenandoah Valley. We look forward to seeing you soon!


  • From Our Blog


    By the Side of the Road: Why You Need to Visit Old Hill Hard Cider

    - Just 20 miles away from By The Side of the Road Inn & Cottages is Showalter’s Orchard and Greenhouse, the home of Old Hill Cider and a little slice of heaven.
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    A scenic drive from A B&B at Llewellyn Lodge

    - Scenic drives are always special using A B&B at Llewellyn Lodge as your home base. We have several detailed on our Activities book.

    Lime Kiln Theater presents an Evening with Acoustic Syndicate

    - Lime Kiln Theater’s Summer 2016 concert series continues onSaturday, July 30, as Acoustic Syndicate will perform. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the show starts at 8.

    Staunton Folk Festival debuts July 30

    - Sunspots Studios will host the first Staunton Folk Festival on Sunspots Pavilion stage on Saturday, July 30, from noon to 10pm.

    OASIS events in busy month of August

    - On First Friday, August 5th, OASIS will host a reception for the exhibit “Jewel Yoder Hertzler: Recent Paintings.” The First Friday reception, from 5-8 p.m., will include light refreshments, live music by Simply Folk and is free.

    Holy Ghost Tent Revival to headline Shelter Fest

    - Holy Ghost Tent Revival will headline Shelter Fest 2016 on Saturday, August 27. The American horn-driven rock and roll band with folk and blues leanings will perform a benefit concert to support the New River Valley’s homeless and others in need.
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    New BBHSV member: MiddleRidge Bed and Breakfast

    - Welcome to the newest member of Bed and Breakfasts of the Historic Shenandoah Valley, MiddleRidge Bed and Breakfast in Staunton.

    Visit Widow Kip’s Country Inn

    - Betty and Bob Luse are your hosts, and they welcome you to Breakfast at the Widow Kip's Country Inn - Bed and Breakfast, their 1830 restored Victorian homestead.