Packing for a Virginia Winter Retreat: Essentials for a Cozy Stay

There’s something undeniably charming about a cozy winter getaway. As the sun sets earlier and the chill is in the air, the magic of Central Virginia truly begins to show At the Babcock House, you’ll find the perfect location for a warm winter retreat. Nestled in the heart of historic Appomattox, Virginia, it’s an alluring…

Central Virginia’s Hidden Gems: Day Trips from Our Historic B&B

A stay at the Babcock House bed and breakfast gives our guests an idyllic, relaxing place for a retreat and a fantastic spot to embark on a journey exploring all Central Virginia has to offer. Nestled in the quaint town of Appomattox, Virginia, visitors to the Babcock House are steps away from relics of history,…

Make Time for Meaningful Moments

How many times have you said, “I just don’t have time for__________”? Do you then ever look back at your day or your week and think you could have spent your time so much more wisely, on more important things instead of something that just seemed urgent at the moment? I know I have. I…

Richmond & Virginia’s Historic Triangle

Welcome to our Appomattox Road Trip series! There’s so much to see right here in Virginia, I can’t wait to jump in the car and get going. Today we’re heading to Richmond, Williamsburg, Jamestown and Yorktown. Are you ever too old for the zoo? I mean, honestly, who doesn’t love getting a close up look…

Charlottesville, Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania

Welcome to our Appomattox Road Trip series! There’s so much to see right here in Virginia, I can’t wait to jump in the car and get going. Our next trip will be to Charlottesville, then Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania. No matter what northern route you take, you will find that once you’re out of Appomattox County,…

Bedford, Roanoke & Blacksburg

Welcome to our Appomattox Road Trip series! There’s so much to see right here in Virginia, I can’t wait to jump in the car and get going. Our first trip will be to Blacksburg, with a couple stops along the way. Since we can go to Lynchburg most any day of the week, we’re just…