GEORGE WASHINGTON SLEPT HERE 1760 FARM HOUSE

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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GEORGE WASHINGTON SLEPT HERE 1760 FARM HOUSE

Tappahannock Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

Farmhouse, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Travelers Rest is listed in the King & Queen book of historical homes. There are two houses. The main house was build in 1860. The original house, which is now the guest house was build in 1750. This historical home will set you back in time, with its old woodwork and lavish you with all the modern comforts.

Travelers Rests name comes from it being a place George Washington would stop and rest when he was traveling between Washington and Williamsburg. Travelers Rest Farm promises georgeous sunrises and relaxing sunsets. Take a chair and enjoy the views that made us fall in love with this place.

You can enjoy this peaceful place by yourself, with family and/or friends. If you desire to hide out this is your place. If you would like to have a little activity ........horse riding, yoga, get a massage or take floral design classes from a German master florist.

This 1760 house is a beautiful renovated with two bedrooms upstairs. One bedroom has a king size bed, the other bedroom has two twin size beds, sharing the bathroom. Downstairs is a full kitchen, another bathroom, laundry room and living room. Additional guest can be easily accommodated in this historical home.

Keywords: Travelers Rest Farm, original and oldest house on property

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2012
Speaks german, english
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I m from Germany,my husband from Scottsville,Va.We have two kids 14 and 16, 3 dogs 9 horses and cats and geese and a peacock.We love country living.What you see is what you get.

The Owner purchased this farmhouse in 1997

RIC international Airport is 45 min. away/also 45 min from Downtown Richmond 20min from Tappahannock,va.

2.5hrs from washinton D.C.1hr.to colonial williamsburg,1hr.Fredericksburg,1.5 hr. to Charlottesville

we are in the middle of all historic places,Fredricksburg/1hr,Williamsburg/1hr,Charlottesville1.5hr

If you love the country, you will love the 23 acre Travelers Rest Farm , laying on a hill with great views ,lots of animals,tho a quiet setting to relax.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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4.9
based on 9 traveler reviews

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George Washington Slept Here 1760 Farm House
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George Washington Slept Here 1760 Farm House
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Tappahannock Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
McLean, VA
5

Peaceful Retreat

  • 5 of 5
Our stay at Traveler's Rest was beyond peaceful. The home was lovely and Agnes was totally accommodating. Our horseback riding lesson with her was great. She really took her time teaching us about the horses. The other animals on the farm were also fun to be around. We hope to be back soon for another horseback riding adventure! I would definitely recommend staying here to anyone interested in a relaxing getaway. Thank you, Agnes!
  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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George Washington Slept Here 1760 Farm House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p392809vb
804-432-8474
Tappahannock Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
Slidell, Louisiana
5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5
A place to relax or be active. The host family respects your privacy though easily available to meet all your needs, from boots to firewood. Everything you need to cooking your favorite meals can be found in the kitchen. Comfortable bedding, living area with spectacular views all around.
  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you
Hope to welcome you again
Agnes
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George Washington Slept Here 1760 Farm House
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804-432-8474
Tappahannock Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
5

Christmas Surprise

  • 5 of 5
The vacation experience was better than what we had expected. The owners decorated the house in Christmas lights, a beautiful tree and had chopped wood for the fire place. The home is absolutely charming and the farm is beautiful. We enjoyed petting the horses and walking the grounds. The beds were very comfortable and we felt completely at home. We will be visiting again for sure.
  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Sonya Rhiver
Thank you so much,it was a pleasure having you and your family here.
Agnes
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Tappahannock Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
4

Weekend Getaway

  • 4 of 5
Charming weekend get-away. Agnes allows for privacy while also offering horse back riding and floral classes if interested. Her floral work can be seen throughout the cottage. Beautiful views at sunrise and sunset. My Husky dog did not want to leave!
  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Katie Carlier,
I mso glad you and your dog enjoyed your time.
Hope you can come again.
Agnes
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Tappahannock Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
Myrtle Beach Sc USA
5

Family Thanksgiving

  • 5 of 5
What a wonderful stay at Travelers Rest over the Thanksgiving weekend .My wife and I along with our dog met up with my son and his wife and our two grandchildren. We hiked,played a family football game,met the horses and of course the wonderful family dogs. This was such a unique Thanksgiving. My son called last night and said this was the most memorable Thanksgiving ever! And we can't forget the multitalented Agnes She and her lovely family could not have been more accomodating.
  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Grim Family,
I m so glad that Turkey turned iout ok with the challanging stove :)
It was a pleasure to have you all here.
Thanks again
Agnes
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Tappahannock Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
St. Paul, Minnesota
5

Perfect for Sisters' Retreat

Perfect for Sisters' Retreat
  • 5 of 5
My three sisters and I (coming from 4 different states) had a wonderful weekend together at Travelers Rest. The guest house was charming and spacious, with beautiful grounds for evening strolls and morning coffee, and a good central location for exploring Charlottesville and Richmond. Agnes was accommodating and gracious, with suggestions specific to our interests. We would love to return for another reunion.
  • Submitted: May 19, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
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Map

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Don Pedro
Ginger Red
Nearest Airport
30 Miles
RIC Richmond Int.Airport
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Ashland Va.
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
95
Nearest Restaurant
12 Miles
Chinise,mexican ,italien

horseback riding, basic horse manship ,Wreath and flower decorating classes ,pond with canoe ,fishing,horse boarding or horse hotel,

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Availability & Rates

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Tappahannock Farmhouse Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$100
$630
$2,100
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $10
cleaning fee $40
Tax Rate 4.0%
Notes The Stay for two people is $100 a night. There is a additional $50 fee for each guest over two per night.

Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund
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Amenities

Amenities

Tappahannock Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Lake View ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Historic
  • Family
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Linens Provided
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Pantry Items
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    livingroom - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Games
  • Books
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Gazebo ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • health/beauty spa
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • paddle boating
  • horseshoes
  • shopping
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountain biking
  • basketball court
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • freshwater fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
peacful places in a hamock or barn or at pond,hang out in the barn, watch the horses in the field, the geese on the pond,take pictures or meditation under one of the oldest pecan trees in virginia.yoga lessons or massage therapy by appointment.
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