Rappahannock County offers a wide variety of activities, from excellent restaurants to local wineries and spas. You will never be at a loss for things to do when you stay at the Inn!

DINING

Headmaster’s Pub
Our cozy, neighborhood pub serves lunch and dinner daily, and features live music on the weekends. We serve 100% grass fed burgers, soup, sandwiches, and other pub fare. We also feature several domestic and imported beer, one or two non-alcoholic beers and a lot of local and East Coast micro brews for $4 or less!

Address:
12018 Lee Hwy., Sperryville, VA 22740
Phone:
540 987 5008

 

Thornton River Grille

An enjoyable dining experience in a beautiful, intimate setting. Located in a historic country store, the grille serves up breakfasts and light lunches on the way to the trails and elegant dinners in a casual, comfortable atmosphere. Outdoor deck open seasonally. Make dinner reservations online through our website. The Grill is located at intersection of routes 522 and 211.

Address:
3710 Sperryville Pike, Sperryville, VA 22740
Phone:
540 987 8790

 

Tula’s Off Main

Tula’s is located on the main floor of a charming, historic building in Little Washington at the corners of Gay and Jett Streets. Our elegant dining room offers a French and southern inspired menu, while the bar serves up casual fare, artful cocktails, fine wines, craft beers on tap, free wi-fi, and live music. We also have a separate ping pong room, a retail wine selection, a seasonal outdoor deck, and a private dining room for special occasion bookings. On Sundays we offer a special brunch menu, and our specialty coffees are always available while dining in or to go! Reservations can easily be made through our website.

Address:
311 Gay St., Washington, VA 22747
Phone:
540 675 2223
 

Foster Harris House

The Foster Harris House offers prix-fixe  5-8 course dinner is available by reservation to both overnight guests and to the public. 

Address:
189 Main Street, Washington, VA  22747
Phone:
(540) 675-3757
 

Inn at Little Washington

The Inn at Little Washington has become an international culinary shrine. Chef/Proprietor Patrick O’Connell’s approach to cooking pays homage to the tenets of classical French cuisine and reflects a belief in “the cuisine of today” — healthy, eclectic, imaginative, unrestricted by ethnic boundaries. The inn’s 18 bedrooms, suites and cottages are sumptuous hideaways. Awarded five stars by the 2011 Forbes Travel Guide (formerly Mobil Travel Guide); AAA’s Five Diamond Award; Wine Spectator Grand Award; Conde Naste Traveler’s Gold List; Travel & Leisure’s Top 500 Hotels for 2011.

Address:
Middle and Main streets, Washington, VA 22747
Phone:
540 675 3800
 

Houndstooth Restaurant at Glen Gordon Manor

A dining experience at the Houndstooth Restaurant is the jewel in the crown that is Glen Gordon Manor and is open nightly for a 7pm dinner seating.

Address:
1482 Zachary Taylor Hwy Huntly, VA 22640

Phone:
(540) 636-6010
 

Before & After

Before & After is a new Country-Chic Espresso & Wine Cafe located on Main Street Sperryville, at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Address
31 Main St, Sperryville, Virginia 22740
Phone
540 987 8392


SPA AND WELLNESS

Little Washington Spa

Little Washington Wellness & Spa is located in the historic village of Washington, Virginia. Spa offerings include a variety of massage, manicures and pedicures, and skincare treatments, health and wellness consultations, meditation classes, nutritional seminars and more. Additionally, Wellness Packages & Series Classes are available.

Address:
261 Main St, Washington, VA 22747
Phone:
540 675-1031

 

Stonewall Abbey Yoga

Nestled in the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains at the gateway to the Shenandoah National Park, we provide Rappahannock County with the beautiful practices of breath & body movement to Lift Body, Mind & Spirit

We offer classes 7 days a week, from experienced instructors who’s passion is to provide you with safe, practical & enjoyable guidance through your personal practice.

Address:
44 Main Street, Sperryville, Virginia 22740
Phone:
540 987 8369


SHOPPING

Sperryville Schoolhouse

Located next to Headmaster’s Pub, the Schoolhouse has over 10,000 feet of local products, gifts, souvenirs and antiques. A huge selection of local honey, jams and apple butter are available at the Schoolhouse. Birders and Gardeners will find a large selection of unique gifts and books. A large collection of both indoor and outdoor furniture is available, as well as a variety of tiffany-style lamps. Oriental and Persian rugs line the interior, gracefully illuminated by crystal chandeliers.

Address:
12018 Lee Hwy., Sperryville, VA 22740
Phone:
540 987 9750

 

Copper Fox Antiques

Copper Fox Antiques has 30,000 square feet of antiques, furniture, books and collectibles. Located off Route 211 at the end of River Lane. Take Water Street from Sperryville to River Lane or Route 1003 off Route 211 to Water Street to River Lane.

Address:
POB 560 7 River Lane, Sperryville, VA 22740
Phone:
540 987 8800

 

The Inn at Little Washington Gift Shop

When you’re in Washington, Virginia we invite you to visit our Shops, housed in the old Tavern building. Built in 1740, it now houses a series of 5 charmingly decorated period rooms offering a wide variety of tableware, furnishings, gifts, antiques, jewelry, kitchenware and delicacies from our kitchen.

Address:
Middle and Main Street, Washington, VA 22747
Phone:
540 675 3800


ART

Glassworks Gallery

The largest, most unusual gallery in the area, with unique, top-quality local artwork and gifts — hand-blown art glass, exquisite ceramics, striking jewelry, stained glass, fine sculpture, woodwork, metalwork and many one-of-a-kind pieces. We make most of the products we sell on the property. Our 25th year in business. Glass-blowing classes by appointment. We also fill propane tanks. Look for our red swinging bridge one mile west of Sperryville. Visit our online store at the address below.

Address:
11774 Lee Hwy, Sperryville, VA 22740
Phone:
540 987 8474

 

Haley Fine Art

Fine art, jewelry and sculpture from the region’s foremost artists. Revolving shows, group exhibits and demonstrations. Collectors welcome.

Address:
42 Main Street, Sperryville, VA 22740
Phone:
540 987 1000

 

Gay Street Gallery

Gay Street Gallery presents the work of select, award-winning artists from Virginia and around the country.  With a focus on representational landscape and figurative paintings, the Gallery also shows sculpture and other three-dimensional art, and also hosts exhibitions of contemporary work in various media.

Located in picturesque Washington, Virginia, Gay Street Gallery sits centrally within two blocks of restaurants, shops, entertainment and lodging.  An adjacent courtyard makes the perfect place for a picnic lunch, and in the Fall, our outdoor fireplace is a good spot to warm hands!

Address:
337 Gay Street, Washington VA, 22740
Phone:
(540)227-5100

 

R.H. Ballard Shop and Gallery

From a 1929 building located in historic Little Washington, Virginia, Robert and Joanie Ballard offer their customers an artful and eclectic mix of home decor, vintage, fine art, rugs, and men’s and women’s accessories. The shop and gallery is always evolving, changing, and new and unique merchandise is added weekly to their hand-picked collections.

The shop and gallery is situated just one block from the world-renowned “Inn at Little Washington,” the 5-star Relais Chateau which attracts an international clientele to the stunning landscape called Rappahannock County, Virginia. The Ballard’s combine their love of unique merchandise, great design, fine art, and quality textiles into a stunning shop and gallery which has received numerous accolades. Most notably they were voted “2013 Best Gift Shop” by Readers of Virginia Living Magazine and by the Editors of SOUTHERN LIVING MAGAZINE as one of the “Top 50 Shops In The South.” Other notable press can be found in the Washington Post and the Washingtonian Magazine.

Address:
307 Main St, Washington, VA 22747
Phone:
540 675 1411