Loving Cup Organic Vineyard and Winery
Located across the road from the Inn, this vineyard is the first in Virginia to be certified organic, and only one of a handful on the East Coast. Loving Cup grows three varieties of white wine grapes, two varieties of red wine grapes, and are trialing seven more varieties for their suitability for organic farming. Pack your picnic lunch to eat while at the vineyard.
Friday through Sunday from 11 AM until 5 PM, April through December
Pippin Hill Farm and Vineyard
Pippin Hill Farm and Vineyard is only a three minute walk from the Inn. The tasting room offers a menu of small plates of vineyard to table cuisine featuring local menu items designed to be paired with their wines.
Tuesday through Sunday from 11 AM until 5 PM. Open all winter except January 1 - 7.
Albemarle Ciderworks and Vintage Virginia Apples
Albemarle Ciderworks is a one minute drive from the Inn. This family business produces artisanal ciders reminiscent of the classic beverages served at Monticello and Mount Vernon throughout the colonial period.
Wednesday through Sunday from 11 AM until 5 PM. Open all winter.
Wisdom Oak Winery
Wisdom Oak Winery is a family owned and operated winery located just 10 minutes from the Inn. Their wines are produced in small batches to highlight the best qualities of each varietal the vineyard produces with a focus on producing high quality fruit which in turn produces great wine.
Friday through Sunday from 10:30 AM until 5 PM.
Bold Rock Cidery
Crisp and refreshing hard cider crafted with Virginia apples. The Brew Ridge Trail's latest addition is located in Nelson County overlooking the Rockfish River.
Daily from 11 AM to 5 PM
A 15 minute drive from the Inn takes you to this unique terraced vineyard in the valley of the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Taste their variety of wines ranging from Merlot to Petit Mensang, then enjoy the view.
Wednesday through Sunday from 11 AM until 5 PM
Veritas wines are made with the classic old-style principles of viticulture and vinification. The wines are complex and elegant. Visit their beautiful vineyard nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Monday through Friday from 9:30 AM until 5:30 PM
Saturday and Sunday from 11 AM until 5 PM
Pollak Vineyard produces estate grown wine in the tradition of French varietals. The vineyard is located in Greenwood just 15 minutes from the Inn.
Daily from 11 AM until 5 PM
Brew Ridge Trail
The trail has taken the brewing world by storm. Visit Blue Mountain Brewery, Devils Backbone Brewing Company and Wild Wolf Brewing Company, Blue Mountain Barrel House, Starr Hill and South Street. Celebrate craft beer!
Silverback Distillery produces ultra premium vodka, gin, whiskey and bourbon. Surrounded by Mountains and bracketed by the Rockfish River, Silverback Distillery will produce distinct and flavorful spirits through a perfect mix of Virginia grains, pure water and American craftsmanship.
McCoy's Taxi Service
Prompt, reliable and courteous. Whether you want to tour vineyards or brewpubs or just get a ride to and from the heart of Charlottesville, this taxi service doesn't disappoint!