• 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.

    The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience comes to the Wayne Theatre

    - Who’s Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience is an unrivaled celebration of pop music’s one true King. Join us as we pay tribute to the music legend on Friday, October 28, at 8 p.m. at the Wayne Theatre/Ross Performing Arts Center.

    Hardesty-Higgins House announces Pokémon Go Instagram contest

    - The Hardesty-Higgins House Visitor Center (a Pokémon stop) is launching an Instagram contest for participants of the new popular Pokémon Go game.

    Mountain Dulcimer Players to appear at Blue Ridge Parkway Picnic

    - The Blue Ridge Mountain Dulcimer Players will offer demonstrations, styles of playing and hands on participation with the mountain dulcimer on Aug. 20 at the Humpback Rocks Farm, Milepost 5.8 of the Blue Ridge Parkway.

    Ash Lawn Opera live at The Paramount

    - Ash Lawn Opera returns to The Paramount Theater for another summer series of live musical performances with acclaimed artists from the Metropolitan Opera.
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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.