Tucked into the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains on 50 picturesque acres in the Shenandoah Valley lies Steeles Tavern Manor Bed & Breakfast and Alpine Hideaway Cottages. Situated midway between Staunton and Lexington, our 1916 Manor House has 5 spacious guest rooms complete with modern amenities that include flat-screen TVs and DVD players, gas or electric fireplaces, and private bathrooms with double Jacuzzi tubs.
The inn’s decor offers a warm, relaxing environment and has a wine theme throughout the rooms with each guest room named for wine varietals native to Virginia. Guests are welcomed with Melissa’s STM Signature Chocolate Chip Cookies. YUM! Also we provide complimentary waters, sodas, snacks, and Keurig beverage machine with large selection of beverage cups.
Our 3 cottages are romantic “hideaways” perfect for celebrating honeymoons and special anniversaries. Our cottages offer a complete getaway with full kitchens, fireplaces, double Jacuzzi tubs, outdoor hot tubs on private decks, and gas grills.
Your day can include one or more activities, such as shopping, day spas, or outdoor adventures, in our area, or you may roam the grounds to enjoy views of our pond, cattle grazing in our hillside pasture, the rolling stream, or our in-ground swimming pool. After your day’s activities, join us at the Bar in our Social Room of the Manor House to enjoy a glass of Virginia wine or local microbrew and snack on some local cheeses. Relax by the fireplace in the cooler months or sit outside in the screened patio when it is warm.
And always enjoy the warm hospitality!
Inn Amenities: Pool, Free Onsite Parking, LGBT Friendly, Green Environmentally Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Wine/Spirits Available,
Food & Wine
Full, hearty breakfast is served for our Bed & Breakfast guests each morning. Start your day with our early morning coffee along with a sweet breakfast treat. The first course is a fruit dish, either fresh fruit or a yogurt berry parfait with Melissa’s homemade granola, then followed by a hearty, first-class plated breakfast served different each day. We use local products, meats, and cheeses as much as possible. Eggs are delivered locally from Redbud Ridge Farm. Our breakfast sausage and cheeses are from Mountain View Farm located in nearby Raphine. Our bacon and other meats are bought fresh from Donald’s Meat Processing in Lexington. We purchase our fruits, vegetables, and breads from local Farmers Markets in season. And our cinnamon raisin bread used in French Toast is delivered to us from our “local” bakery in Pittsburgh, PA. We are happy to accommodate any dietary restrictions or food allergies or any foods that you would like us to avoid. Just let us know prior to your arrival so we can be prepared. Cottage guests have a choice to add-on breakfast options to their reservation. Breakfast options include either a continental breakfast delivery service to their cottage or enjoy the full hearty breakfast at the Manor House.
Meals Offered: Breakfast
Restaurant on Premises: No
Special Diets Accomodated: Vegetarian , Vegan , Gluten Free , Yes
Breakfast Service: Full
Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables , Set Times
Alcohol Permits: Beer , Wine
Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages , Complimentary Snacks , Complimentary Early Coffee Tea , Complimentary Evening Hors d'oeuvres , Complimentary Warm Cookies before bed
Rooms & Suites
Our five guest rooms with pine wood floors include two queen bed suites with adjoining sitting rooms and three king bedrooms. All rooms are air conditioned with ceiling fans and include either a gas or electric fireplace, 32-inch flat screen TVs with HD Satellite service and DVD players. Secured Wi-Fi service is provided allowing you to keep you in touch with the outside world. Private bathrooms have double Jacuzzi tubs, plush robes and hair dryers. Housekeeping service is provided daily. The 700 square foot Cottages are romantic “Hideaways”. Each cottage has cathedral ceilings, pine walls and ceilings that give it a cozy comfort feeling as soon as you walk through the door. Each features outdoor hot tubs on private decks, double Jacuzzi tubs in the bathroom, gas fireplaces in the living room, WiFi, flat screen TVs with Direct TV service, full kitchens, and gas grills.
Accommodations: Cabins, Cottages, Efficiency, Suites
# of Rooms: 8
Beds: Queen, King
Room Entertainment: Cable TV, DVD Blu-Ray Players, iPod Docking Statio, Video Library
Handicap Accessible: Not handicap accessible due to historic nature of property
Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Bathrobes, Fireplace, Full Kitchen, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Microwaves, Private Deck, Private Entrance, Refrigerator, Rollaway Available, Whirlpool or Jacuzzi
You’ll feel at home during your stay at our Shenandoah Valley B&B. We offer five guest rooms and suites at the historic Manor House and three romantic, private cottages. Manor House amenities include A/C, flat-screen TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi, gas or electric fireplaces, private baths with two-person Jacuzzi tubs, and daily complimentary full breakfast for inn guests. Cottage amenities include full kitchens, private entrances and decks, microwaves, and outdoor hot tubs. Our Pond View Cottage is our only dog-friendly cottage. It is also a motorcycle-friendly accommodation with enclosed garage to park your bikes. All cottages require minimum 2-night stay. Breakfast is not included with cottage reservations; however, choice of a full breakfast served in the Manor House or continental breakfast delivered to your cottage is available for cottage guests for additional fee with advanced notice. Tesla electric vehicle charging station available on-site.
Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary
Front Desk/Security: OnSite, Business Hours
Corporate Rates: Yes
Inn Amenities: Pool, Free Onsite Parking, LGBT Friendly, Green Environmentally Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Wine/Spirits Available
Location Type: Small Town/Village, Rural, Mountains
Check In: 3pm (Inn) & 4pm (Cottages) Check Out: 11am (Inn) & 12pm (Cottages) Daily complimentary breakfast for inn guests (cottage guests for additional fee). We are gay-friendly and smoke-free (designated outdoor smoking areas). Children 10+ welcome when accompanied by adult. No pets except for one dog-friendly cottage. Inn deposit for special event weekends, holidays, etc. are 50% of stay, charged to credit card at time of reservation. Refunds require 30-day notice. Entire reservation amount required if you shorten, change, or cancel less than 30 days from date of reservation (unless we rebook the room). $30 processing fee for cancelled reservation. Visa, MC, AmEx or Discover preferred. Cottage deposit required: one night or 50% of your stay, whichever is greater. Upon check-in, we will charge balance to Visa, MC, AmEx or Discover provided. To use a different credit card, gift certificate, or cash, let us know prior to arrival. Visit site for more info.
Minimum Stay Required: Peak Season
Pet Friendly: Limited
Innkeeper's Pets: Inside
Smoking Policy: Outside Only
Family Friendly: Over 12
Weddings & Events
Wedding/Events Capacity: 1-19
Events Supported: Private Parties, Elopment
Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor
Max Capacity Outdoor: 50
Business Travel & Events
# of Meeting Rooms: 1
Meeting Types: Business Meeting, Retreats, Social
Meeting Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor
Business Travel & Event Max Capacity: 20
Total Rooms Sq Footages: 225