Welcome to the William Cox Inn, a bed and breakfast in Stanardsville, Virginia. Experience the artisanal and handcrafted hospitality of the William Cox Inn, a B&B located near Charlottesville, Virginia. Originally built in 1770, the "manse" with many intact architectural features, combines with a new 6,000 sq ft wing that overlooks the Shenandoah National Park. If you are a "locavore, " the cuisine of our Virginia Inn is an experience of seasonal, local foods, grown sustainably on site or at nearby farms. We are proud to note that our meals and wine focus on Virginia.
Come see our 28 acre rural setting that is perfect for a romantic getaway, a family reunion, a business retreat, or a small wedding. Only two hours from Washington, DC, or 90 minutes from Richmond, Virginia, we are in a unique location for you to experience anew and fun day trips. We are located 15 minutes from the entrance to the Shenandoah National Park, 15 miles from the University of Virginia and Charlottesville, 20 miles from James Madison's Montpelier, and 30 miles from Monticello. Barboursville, Autumn Hill and Stone Mountain Vineyards are a short drive for exquisite Virginia wine tasting. Love the outdoors? Besides hiking our beautiful National Park, try native trout fly fishing in the Conway or Rapidan Rivers, horseback riding at Graves Mountain Lodge, biking our rural roads, or golfing at our nearby course.