Vintner's Paradise

Virginia Wine Country

For Wine Connoisseurs, Sommeliers, and Vintners Alike

The state of Virginia is a one-of-a-kind wine destination, with 280 wineries, dozens of wine trails, breathtaking views, small towns, and historic sites.  The city of Charlottesville is located in the middle of it all – just minutes from countless vineyards and romantic spots.

When you stay at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Charlottesville, don’t miss the opportunity to take a tour of one (or many) vineyards in the area.

Never Ending Choice

There is no end of choice when it comes to choosing a winery to tour or visit.  See below for some information on great vineyards nearby the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Charlottesville-Ruckersville.

Adventure Farm & Vineyard

Adventure Farm is a sustainable family farm, vineyard, tasting room and event space located in northern Albemarle County. It offers small lot wines of superior quality made with 100% estate grown fruit.

Barboursville Vineyards

The Barboursville Vineyards create award winning wines including Octagon, Sauvignon Blanc, Nebbiolo, Viognier, Vermentino, Cabernet Franc, and Paxxito. Visit the restaurant, book a tour, or stop in to their wine shop.

Burnley Vineyard

 Burnley Vineyards is a family operation. It is one of the oldest Vineyards in the Monticello Viticultural Area with 32 acres of vineyards.

Ducard Vineyards

DuCard Vineyards comprise of 7 acres of French vinifera and native Virginia varieties, all meticulously nurtured and tended by hand.

Early Mountain Vineyards

Discover the Best of Virginia wines exclusively at Early Mountain Vineyards— favorites, hand-selected from across the state, along with rotating featured selections of exciting or up-and-coming Virginia wineries.

Horton Vineyards

The vineyard was established with quality in mind, reflected in the manicuring of the East Coast's most unique vineyard. Stunning stone underground cellars, views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, and a wonderful vaulted ceiling tasting room are the highlights of this beautiful winery.

Keswick Vineyards

Keswick Vineyards, established in 2000, is a family owned and operated winery specializing in small lots of high-quality wines that showcase the terroir of the Estate.

Kilaurwen Winery

Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, only 8 miles from the Swift Run Gap entrance to Shenandoah National Park, the winery offers spectacular views and a relaxing setting in which to enjoy fine wine and a picnic with family and friends.

Moss Vineyards

Since its first vintage in 2010, Moss Vineyards pursues the creation of wine as both an art and a passion. They strive to make more than wine. From an intimate setting at the doorstep of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Moss Vineyards creates memorable experiences for the senses.

Prince Michel Vineyards & Winery

Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery, one of the east coast’s oldest and largest wineries, is passionate about great wine and a great wine experience.

Reynard Florence Vineyard

The Reynard Florence Vineyard is a family owned vineyard.  Their vineyard’s feature grape is the Petit Manseng and they put true focus on growing top quality grapes for all of their wines.  The family also grows Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot, and Grenache.

Stone Mountain Vineyards

The Stone Mountain Vineyards is located at a 1700 foot altitude, making it one of the highest vineyards in the state of Virginia.  Enjoy wine that has been aged in French and Hungarian oak barrels, using grapes grown on the mountainsi