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Virginia is one of the coolest winter destinations on the East Coast, with mountain resorts, nearly 150 wineries and whale watching getaways that will entice travelers with a passion for wine, snow, luxury and natural wonders.

Virginia can be mild and sunny or cold and snowy. Either way, Virginia Bed and Breakfasts are prepared to make winter a special time for guests.

Virginia Beach is a prime whale watching destination in the winter as humpback and fin whales migrate to warmer waters. Enjoy a Whale Watching Boat Trip with the whale experts at the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center.

Skiers should look into Ski Packages at Virginia Bed and Breakfasts, which often include passes to a nearby ski area. The Blue Ridge Mountains can be quite snowy in the winter, and downhill and cross-country skiing are popular.

A weekend trip to Virginia’s wineries is a great way to chill out this winter. Virginia is home to nearly 150 wineries and was recently named one of the top five up-and-coming wine destinations in the world by Travel + Leisure magazine. Winter wine travel in Virginia heats up, literally, with wineries featuring specialty warm mulled wine drinks. Festive winery events pairing Virginia wine with chili and homemade soups heats up the heart and palate of every wine lover. Virginia’s numerous wine trails wind through beautiful landscape and connect wineries with B&Bs, historic inns and great restaurants, making wine travel in Virginia easy and fun.

Located in Charlottesville's historic downtown promenade, this state-of-the-art ice park has something for everyone. Ice skating lessons, hockey games, the latest equipment, or old-fashioned family fun--you'll find it all here.

Many Virginia Bed and Breakfast Winter Specials focus on romance. Snuggle by a roaring fire, soak in a hot tub, or visit a spa. Visit some of Virginia's award winning wineries, and have gourmet meal at the inn or a nearby restaurant. There is no end to how winter can be enjoyed at Virginia Bed and Breakfasts.

River Terra Retreat

Phone: 703-304-5274

We offer custom-designed retreats (1 or multi-days). Winter in a beach town is surprising. Yoga while hibernating, massage, culinary arts, cooking class, outside fire pit, hot toddies, hike in winter's glory, wine & dine on seasonal local foods, photograph nature sleeping, B&B. Retreats $149 and up.

Colonial Beach, Virginia
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Cross House Garden Inn

Phone: 540-234-8065
Toll Free: 1-855-223-2283

Weyers Cave, Virginia
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Mark Addy Inn

Phone: 434-361-1101

We are located just a few short miles from Wintergreen Ski Resort, one of Virginia's premier skiing locations. Go hit the slopes then come back to the inn and soak your sore muscles in one of our Whirlpool tubs! Check out our website for Winter Get Away and SKI FOR FREE packages and promotions.

Nellysford, Virginia
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Barclay Cottage Bed and Breakfast

Phone: 757-422-1956

Visit Barclay Cottage Bed and Breakfast in Virginia Beach in the winter and enjoy a Winter Seafari on the open ocean. See many types of sea birds, and aquatic life including fin and humpback whales. Return to our cozy cottage for hot drinks before heading to dinner at one of many great restaurants.

Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Mountain Song Inn

Phone: 540-789-3000

Winter is a whole new experience at Mountain Song Inn...the gardens have been put to sleep, but the fireplace is waiting for you to sit by or play a game of pool. Skeleton trees add a whole new dimension to the landscape and view; our two window seats are perfect for reading in a reclined position

Willis, Virginia
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Iris Inn Bed & Breakfast

Phone: 540-943-1991
Toll Free: 888-585-9018
Go skiing or snow-tubing at Wintergreen Resort or Massanutten Mountain, both of which are only a short drive away from the Iris Inn.

Waynesboro, Virginia
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Afton Mountain Bed & Breakfast

Phone: 540-456-6844
Toll Free: 800-769-6844
If you're thinking of enjoying skiing, snowboarding, or tubing at Wintergreen Resort, but don't want to be stuck with everyone else up on the mountain, then consider a stay with us down in the valley. We offer discounted lift tickets and packages designed specifically for the ski crowd.

Afton, Virginia
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Inn at Sugar Hollow Farm

Phone: 434-823-7086

The Inn at Sugar Hollow Farm is 45 minutes from the popular Wintergreen Ski Resort.

Crozet, Virginia
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Arcady Vineyard B&B

Phone: 434-872-9475
Toll Free: 888-824-7273
Arcady Vineyard B&B is located in a cluster of wineries only a short 6.5 miles from downtown Charlottesville. The wineries in this area remain open year round except for major holidays. Enjoy a tasting without crowds, warmed by glowing fireplaces, when staff can offer quality service!

Charlottesville, Virginia
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Applewood Inn & Llama Trekking

Phone: 540-463-1962
Toll Free: 800-463-1902
Llama Trekking available year round, unless it is icy or raining. A trek is a two hour guided hike with a llama over gorgeous terrain.

Lexington, Virginia
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Prospect Hill Plantation Inn

Phone: 540-967-0844

Twelve of our thirteen rooms have wood-burning fireplaces (with all the firewood you need), and all have a bottle of wine at check-in... what other winter activities are there? (Oh yea, we're just 50 minutes to Wintergreen Ski Resort, also)!

Louisa, Virginia
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