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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Our meal at the Inn was very good and it's a lovely building, but we found the overnight accommodations to be lacking. Although we're okay with "rustic" to a degree, comfortable beds are a MUST in any lodging. Without that, what's the point? This mattress was so bad we did not sleep well. We could deal with the yard sale...

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Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We stayed one night -- we were upgraded from the Kildare to the Wicklow (repair work being done). The Wicklow was very nice and, even better since we were charged at the Kildare rate. It is a small cabin with a fire place and porch. We enjoyed sitting outside for breakfast (which, as others have commented, could be upgraded). Although...

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Reviewed 9 May 2016

On the positive side, the grounds are beautiful, it's convenient if you don't feel like driving for dinner as they have a pub and restaurant (same menu) and live music. Very friendly staff. Spacious room. The areas that could be improved include updating decor, adding wifi in the rooms (we had no phone signal with AT&T and T-mobile phones), and...

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We met our daughter and her "significant other" at the restaurant to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. Really enjoyed our meal and the beautiful lake setting Just wish we hadn't decided to also spend the night. The only good thing about the Kerry room was the fireplace with wood for a romantic fire. And perhaps the king size bed which...

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Waterford, Virginia
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The Blackthorne is back in action, following break for renovation. We had a great evening of pub fare including pheasant pate and drinks at the Wolfe Tone on Saturday. Live music and a lively crowd made for a fun time with friends. Glad our favorite watering hole in Horse Country is open anew.

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1Thank FFVa01
virginia
Reviewed 13 February 2015

We enjoyed a delicious dinner though it was pricy. We sat in the room with the fireplace roaring, making it cozy on a cold winter's night. I ordered the wedge salad which was served crisp with a delicious dressing. My husband selected the night's special of scallops and I had what seemed to be the world's largest pork chop. Both...

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Herndon, Virginia
Reviewed 9 February 2015 via mobile

Went for a birthday dinner and had a nice meal. Scallops for me and a pork chop that looked like it came from a dinosaur for my wife. Our waiter sadly was new which made our service a little touch and go. The fella that was tending the service bar was a hoot. He saved the night with his wit...

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Gainesville, Virginia
Reviewed 6 January 2015

My wife and I had a lovely experience at the Blackthorne Inn and Restaurant on New Years Eve for dinner. We have been coming to the Pub on weekends for several years while our for our Sunday drives, but other than Pub fare, we never had eaten dinner in the dining room. First, it is a very nice atmosphere -...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 18 November 2014

I had the occasion to stay here this past weekend in a room which is what I'm really reviewing. The pub is very charming but I'm not talking about that. Just the room itself. I'm generally not a negative person. I have mostly positive reviews throughout tripadvisor. Let me just share this experience. First, if you are going for RUSTIC,...

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Reviewed 3 November 2014

I attended an intimate wedding at this lovely small historical venue. From the moment I stepped into the office, I felt genuinely welcomed by Sharon the owner, who also is the property manager, catering manager, etc. I checked in rather late, the rest of my party was about 45 minutes behind me and since the restaurant was closing before their...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Blackthorne Inn and Restaurant

Address: 10087 John S Mosby Hwy, Upperville, VA 20184-1742 (Formerly "1763 Inn")
Region: United States > Virginia > Upperville
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
The Blackthorne Inn And Restaurant Hotel Upperville
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“Here's a tip - Dine at the Inn, but choose a room at the nearest Holiday Inn Express”
 of 5 bubbles skylrk, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“This review is regarding the restaurant only, we have never stayed there. We typically frequent the Pub which is great as well. Staff always friendly.”
 of 5 bubbles DrewIV, 6 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Physically go see each room and see if you even want to stay at this place. I grew up poor. I know what rustic is. This is below standard for a B&B.”
 of 5 bubbles seandK2789NE, 18 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Do not stay on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles inf0rmedc, 22 Oct 2014 | Read review
“The Inn is composed of rustic cabins only and food is served in the main Inn and pub”
 of 5 bubbles rjtChantill_va, 12 Oct 2014 | Read review
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