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Tampa, FL
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80 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you close your eyes, you can almost hear the jingle of spurs and swords of the Civil War generals who stayed in this beautiful home over 100 years ago. This historic property, built in 1830, is a wonderful place to stay -- perfect service, excellent food and innkeepers committed to a very high level of satisfaction. With old plank... More 

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hhbb_innkeeper, Owner at Holladay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I love the imagery in your comments above - thank you! We love our guests and definitely want to make sure their stay here is as 100% as it possibly can be. And for each guest that means something different - and we do our best to understand and deliver that for everyone. Thank you for enjoying the historic nature... More 

Fredericksburg, Virginia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The owners did a fabulous job of maintaining the building's historic roots with just enough updates to make it feel luxurious. Original floors, period decor, etc. meet elegant bathrooms, wifi, and the best gourmet breakfast we've had in ages. Sharon goes out of her way to make sure you have everything you need to enjoy the B&B and the town... More 

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hhbb_innkeeper, Owner at Holladay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm blushing - thank you so much for your comments! We do our best to showcase the coolest parts of this historic place (floors, decor, woodwork) and make sure to compliment with the best parts of modern living (wifi, modern bathrooms, seriously good eats). And we take your vacationing seriously, here to help you explore the best of the area... More 

Melbourne, Florida
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46 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is refreshing to meet people who are living their dreams. We drove into Orange, Virginia, on a family history quest. While our family tree research turned up nothing, we did find a reason to return, The Holladay House. The Holladay House sits in the middle of Orange on Main Street, walking distance to enjoyable local restaurant and a short... More 

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hhbb_innkeeper, Owner at Holladay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I must admit, the specialty french toast is definitely worth the return trip alone :) We MIGHT make an extra slice to fight over. Even though you came up empty with your family tree research, we're so excited to have been your silver lining during your stay :) Thank you for staying with us and enjoying a little bit of... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Stayed here with my husband, sister, and niece in order to attend parents' weekend at my nephew's school. -booking was very easy -location was great -breakfasts were DELICIOUS -very helpful owners We had some very early starts and our requests for early breakfasts were met with absolute grace and efficiency. The family who run this B&B is very welcoming. My... More 

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hhbb_innkeeper, Owner at Holladay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It has been our pleasure to host you and your family as you travel long distances to visit your nephew. We are so glad we could be a good landing place after all the school activities :) After having met a good portion of your family, I am quite excited to meet your mother! Thank you for making us your... More 

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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 October 2016

My husband and I stayed here to celebrate our 15 yr. anniversary, and we couldn't have made a better choice! The home is lovely--a great historic property located within walking distance of several restaurants and shops, and a quick drive to wonderful wineries. Montpelier is just down the road, and we were able to get discounted tickets via Holladay House.... More 

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hhbb_innkeeper, Owner at Holladay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks Patty B! 15 years is a milestone - and we're so happy you spent your celebration with us :) There's nothing like creme brulee french toast to start Year 16 on the right foot! We look forward to your return - and it doesn't even have to be a milestone year ;D More 

Kitty hawk
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Holladay House B&B is a lovely place to rest, relax, revitalize, and enjoy some of the many attractions the area has to offer. Sharon and Sam are gracious hosts providing exceptional service (food, lodging, and concierge).

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hhbb_innkeeper, Owner at Holladay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I love that phrase: rest, relax and revitalize! That's what we hope all our guests do during their stay here! And for each guest, we know everyone accomplishes that differently. If asked, we do our utmost to help guests make the most of their time here doing what it is to help them rest, relax and revitalize - even if... More 

New Castle, VA
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We own a small manufacturing company and attend an annual trade show in Orange, VA. For the past 18 years (yes...almost TWO DECADES) we have been staying at Holladay House. It's the best pleasure part of our business trip. The Innkeepers, Sharon and Sam, are a delight. Our room is always immaculately prepared for us. The gourmet breakfasts are "to... More 

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hhbb_innkeeper, Owner at Holladay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Otto + Joanne and we have a running joke: after 18 years (and 3 sets of innkeepers) of returning to stay here, we just borrow this inn from them :) We love that they continue to stay with us as well - we consider them great friends :) Otto + Joanne and Strauch Fiber Equipment are SUPERSTARS in the fiber... More 

Williamsburg, VA
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83 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Stayed 2 nights in Helen’s Haven, which was bright and cheerful (even nicer than the website photo). The bathroom is small but en suite. Very clean. The historic house is located right on the main street, an easy stroll to restaurants and shops. The breakfasts were wonderful; filling but not overwhelming. We especially enjoyed the light, airy biscuits made from... More 

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hhbb_innkeeper, Owner at Holladay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We have a great time discovering first-hand everything there is to do in this area. Our goal is to understand what each site delivers so we may match what they offer to our guests' tastes. We are here as a resource if you want an expert on hand to reduce the stress of planning your getaway - time is precious,... More 

Munich, Germany
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31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The B&B is right on Main road, Orange. The historic building has a special charm and each room is individually and nicely decorated. Also, every room comes with it's own DVD player where you can watch any of the many DVDs that you can find in the library. Everything is nice and clean. Host Sharon is very helpful and trying... More 

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hhbb_innkeeper, Owner at Holladay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We're so excited you loved the charm of this historic building. Just over 10 years ago we both fell in love with it's charm and bought the Holladay House B+B! We've enjoyed sharing the home with guests over that time - and plan to do so well into the future :) We look forward to having you back - we'll... More 

Center valley
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Holladay House is a historical Virginia home on the main thoroughfare of a Virginia town with great shops and some dining options. Lots of restaurants and worthwhile sites within a 15 minute car ride. Sharon was the ultimate hostess, and the daily breakfasts were superb. Complimentary wine, beer and other treats on premises during the day. Local vineyards, Madison's homestead... More 

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hhbb_innkeeper, Owner at Holladay House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Our guests have told us time and again how they love how we mix the historic and the modern in the inn. Add the ability to walk to those great shops and restaurants and a quick drive to even more sites, and voila! a great getaway may be had by all! Thanks for letting our future guests know all about... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of historic downtown Orange, this stately Federal-style home (c.A. 1830) Is within walking distance of shops and restaurants. Free guided walking tours of the town are available. Only 3 miles from James Madison's Montpelier, and 30 miles from Thomas Jefferson's Monticello. Wineries and Civil War Battlefields are also nearby. 6 Guest rooms offer fireplaces, double-sized whirlpool tubs, private porches, and full suites. Enjoy made-from-scratch cookies, VA wine and craft beer on our side porch, or curl up in front of the original marble fireplace in our parlor. Free WIFI is accessible throughout the house. Full made-from-scratch gourmet breakfast included. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holladay House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 155 West Main Street, Orange, VA 22960
Region: United States > Virginia > Orange
Price Range: £146 - £216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holladay House Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“We stayed in the lovely Blue Room -- bath across the hall was private and worked well for us.”
 of 5 bubbles avstampa, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are luxurious and well worth the cost.”
 of 5 bubbles cashgoat, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room we stayed in was large and quiet even though along the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles theronben, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The room we used was terrific. I suspect they are all very good.”
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“Oak Room was very nice!”
 of 5 bubbles CORRINAC801, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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