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  • Lee & Grant
  • The Babcock House
  • Entrance
  • Dining Room
  • Living Room
  • Porch
  • Bedroom
  • Gourmet Food
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Babcock House

Your host(s):
Jerry & Sheila Palamar
Web Site:
www.babcockhouse.com
Email:
babcockhousebnb@aol.com
Address:
250 Oakleigh Ave
Appomattox, Virginia 24522
Phone:
800-689-6208
434-352-7532
Guest Rooms:
6Bathrooms: 6
Rates:
$105 - $140
Check In/Out:
3PM - 11AM
Extra Person Fee:
$18.

Babcock House

If charm and hospitality rank high on your vacation requirements, pay a visit to The Babcock House located in the heart of Appomattox. Just minutes from the Appomattox Courthouse National Historic Park.

It was here that General Robert E. Lee surrendered the Army of Northern Virginia to General Grant thus ending the civil war. The park is the original site of the Village of Appomattox and all of the buildings have been restored to the 1865 surrender date.

Also with a short drive you can be at Red Hill:Patrick Henry Shrine, Fort Early, Monticello and Poplar Forest.

To further compliment you stay at The Babcock House you will have the opportunity to enjoy lunch or an elegant candlelight dinner. Our evening menu includes such items as Beef Tenderloin with Mint Cilantro Chutney, Roast Duck, Salmon with 5 Spice Lime Butter and other house specialties. Items served change weekly with emphasis on fresh locally grown products. An excellent selection of beer and wines are available.

If you are planning on taking a day trip we can provide you with a box lunch or a gourmet picnic basket. For the ultimate dining experience, this is the place to be.

This restored, turn of the century inn, dates back to 1884. At one time The Babcock House was the boyhood home of nationally known author, Dr. Havilah Babcock. The Inn features five bedrooms and one suite, all furnished with period antiques.

You will truly feel you have taken a step back in time as you enter The Babcock House. All rooms have private baths, coffee makers, and cable television. Our Inn has central air conditioning to insure your comfort.

Relax in the evening on one of our verandas with the ceiling fans on and a good book in hand.


Cancellation Policy

72 hours

Affiliations

  • AAA

Area Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Biking
  • Canoeing
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Historic Sites
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Museums
  • National/State Parks
  • Theater
  • Wineries

Food Service

  • Accommodates Special Diets
  • Dinner Available
  • Early Morning Coffee/Tea
  • Full Breakfast
  • Picnic Lunches/Extra $

Geographic Setting

  • Rural
  • Small Town
  • Village

Inn Amenities

  • ADA Compliant
  • Common Fireplace
  • Comp. Beverages
  • Fax Service
  • First Floor Rooms
  • Gardens
  • Government Rate
  • Internet Access
  • Limited Handicap Access
  • National Historic Register
  • Off Street Parking
  • Outdoor Guest Areas
  • Restaurant on Site

Inn Policies

  • Alcoholic Beverages Available
  • Alcoholic Beverages Permitted
  • Cash Accepted
  • Checks Accepted
  • Children 12+ Permitted
  • Children 16+ Permitted
  • Children 8+ Permitted
  • Children Welcome
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Pets Not Permitted
  • Smoking Outside Only
  • Traveler's Checks Accepted

Room Amenities

  • AC/Central
  • Bathrobes
  • Ceiling Fan
  • DVD or VCR
  • Extra Bed Avail.
  • Fireplace/Gas
  • Full Bed
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board Avail.
  • Luxury Linens
  • Private Bath
  • Queen Bed
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • Twin Beds
  • Wi-Fi

Well Suited For

  • Business Travel
  • Elopements
  • Family Travel
  • Gay Friendly
  • Group Events
  • Honeymoons
  • Meetings
  • Romantic Escape
  • Single Traveler
  • Vacation Getaway
  • Weddings