Shady Acres Bed and Breakfast

Manager: Gail and Ralph Olberg
Address: 33124 Discover Lane Hanover, Virginia 23069
Phone: 804-994-5940, , , , , , , , , ,
Rates: $189 plus tax per night -
Rooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Check In/Out: 4:00 PM / 10:00 AM

Welcome to Shady Acres Bed and Breakfast in Hanover, VA with convenient on-line reservations. Close to I-95 yet just far enough away for quiet country living…makes Shady Acres the perfect choice for a peaceful and secluded elopement wedding retreat, romantic weekend get-away or well-deserved mini-vacation. Shady Acres consistently receives 5-star guest reviews on TripAdvisor, WeddingWire and Yelp. We are a certified Green establishment featuring luxury modern amenities, such as…SleepNumber Beds, luxury linens and in-room charging stations for your mobile devices. Enjoy clean, comfortable rooms, personal service and continental or full family-style breakfast including local farm-to-table produce and farm fresh eggs.

Please let us know if you have dietary restrictions prior to your arrival. We gladly accommodate our guests dietary needs due to allergies, medical conditions, religious or cultural preferences to the best of our ability.

Shady Acres combines the relaxing serenity of a country getaway while still being conveniently located to area attractions. Hanover and Caroline Counties offer both commercial districts and fascinating history; which means, there’s always plenty of things to see and do around Shady Acres. Visit historic battlefields, award winning wineries, restaurants, quaint antique shops, golf courses, botanical gardens, Kings Dominion, The Meadow Event Park, the Virginia State Fair and NASCAR. Visit the birthplace of the all-time favorite professional racehorse and movie inspiration Secretariat. Washington DC, Colonial Williamsburg, the Blue Ridge Mountains and Virginia Beach always make for pleasant day trips.

Are you thinking of Eloping? Shady Acres has our own on-site Wedding Ceremony Officiant. Yes, you can get married, have a mini-honeymoon and have wonderful memories without leaving the Country or breaking the budget! Call or go on-line now to reserve your Elopement Wedding.

While you’re here…visit our Virtual Tour.

We’re located only 30 minutes north of Richmond and 90 miles south of DC.

We look forward to making your visit an experience to remember.

Room Amenities:

  • AC, Central
  • Hair Dryer
  • Television, Cable/Satellite
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Iron/Ironing Board Available
  • iPhone/iPod Docking Stations
  • Bed, King
  • Bath, Private Ensuite

Inn Amenities:

  • Outdoor Guest Areas
  • Off Street Parking
  • Common Fireplace
  • Gardens
  • First Floor Rooms
  • Complimentary Snacks
  • Complimentary Beverages

Area Activities:

  • Antiquing
  • Unique Shopping
  • Museums
  • Kayaking
  • Hunting
  • Historic Sites
  • Biking
  • Hiking
  • Golf
  • Galleries
  • Fishing
  • Fine Dining
  • Farmers Markets
  • Canoeing
  • Wineries

Geographic Settings:

  • Rural

Well Suited For:

  • Eco-Friendly
  • Elopements
  • Honeymoons
  • LGBT Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Romantic Escape

Food Services:

  • Breakfast, Continental
  • Breakfast, Full

Inn Policies:

  • Alcoholic Beverages Permitted
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Innkeeper Pet(s) in Residence
  • Pets Welcome
  • Smoke Free Property

Minimum Stay Required:

  • Holidays
  • Special Events
  • Weekends Year Round
  • Weekends, Fall
  • Weekends, Spring
  • Weekends, Summer
  • Weekends, Winter


  • Virginia Green