Perfect Mini-moon in Virginia’s Wine Country

The perfect Mini-moon destination is right here in central Virginia!  Directly in the middle of Charlottesville and Lynchburg, Nelson County and the Orchard House Bed & Breakfast provide an easy and memorable escape for the new bride and groom.  We have loved hosting several Bachelorette Party weekends on our 14 acre property this summer, and […]

Enjoy your Veritas Winery Starry Nights Weekend with us!

Summer Traditions Continue at Veritas Winery One of our favorite Nelson County summer traditions will kick off this June: Starry Nights @veritaswinery. Scheduled the second Saturday of each month through September, Starry Nights features fantastic live music, your choice of a prepared buffet or pack your own picnic. All the Veritas Winery wines are available […]

Virginia Wine Country Weekend Getaway

The Perfect Virginia Wine Country Weekend Getaway Finally! It appears that the nasty winter of 2018 is behind us and blue skies, our salt water pool, sunshine, wine, beer, hiking, and relaxation are all ahead. A visit to Virginia wine country must be at the top of your list! If you’re looking for a wonderful […]

Elopement Packages in Virginia Wine Country

Elopement Packages at the Orchard House Our elopement packages in the Central Virginia Mountains happened by accident. After another busy Fall weekend of guests, we were putting our guest rooms back together when a striking couple knocked on our door. They had all along considered a beach wedding package, but suddenly had a change of […]

Perfect Barn Wedding in the Blue Ridge Mountains

For some lucky couples, Santa will be delivering an engagement ring this Christmas!  The season between Thanksgiving and Valentine’s Day is historically the busiest time for engagements.  This sets the wedding planning into motion and the frenzy of decisions begins! Finding the perfect venue is one of the most important decisions.  Every couple wants to […]

Girlfriends Getaways in Virginia Wine Country

What could be better than a getaway with your favorite girlfriends??  Time to laugh, reminisce, plan, rejuvenate, and enjoy without any distractions or responsibilities….it’s got to be one of the best “gifts” you could possibly receive or give yourself! We have been fortunate to host and partcipate in such well-deserved getaways here at the Orchard […]

Celebrating the holidays in Virginia’s Wine Country

There is undeniably something special about the holiday season, and its even more undeniably special in the midst of Virginia’s wine country! Last year at the Orchard House Bed & Breakfast, we were extra anxious to unpack all our holiday moving boxes and jump into decorating this incredible property.  To add to the anticipation, our […]

Dream Wedding in the Blue Ridge Mountains

Every girl has her own version of the perfect wedding, and for many girls, that vision includes mountains.  Recently, we had the opportunity to provide the venue and background for a faux wedding of sorts:  a styled photo shoot.  We had several local businesses participate in addition to the Orchard House Bed & Breakfast….there was […]