Q: Where do we park at the Dinsmore House?
A: Garage parking is provided in the garage directly behind the inn, free of charge.
Q: Whereâ€™s a good place to eat?
Q: How do we get to Monticello?
A: Directions are provided in your welcome letter. Itâ€™s five miles away from the Inn.
Q: How close are we to UVA?
A: The Dinsmore House is located at the University Corner, a five minute walk from the Rotunda, where the free tour is excellent.
Q: What wineries do you recommend?
Q: How did you become involved innkeeping?
A: Primarily it was a lifestyle change from the corporate rat race of Washington, DC. We also wanted to live in Charlottesville, and we love meeting people. Seemed like a natural fit!
Q: Whatâ€™s the history of the building?
A: The Dinsmore House Inn takes its name from the home’s architect and builder, James Dinsmore. He was the master builder for Thomas Jefferson, and constructed the house that the B&B now occupies in 1817.