Main Street or Movie Set? A Weekend in Gordonsville

Whimsical shop displays, smiling proprietors, and brick-lined boulevards are the stuff of movie sets…or are they? Just two hours south of D.C. and an hour from Richmond, Gordonsville is a Hallmark-worthy setting for your next adventure. If you crave specialty shopping, delicious sips, and a pampering night’s sleep, Gordonsville is your go-to getaway. Below is just the beginning to your Gordonsville adventure.

Treasure Hunting

Whether you’re seeking original artwork or a cheerful accessory, Gordonsville has first-rate artisan finds. From lovingly-designed windows to complimentary gift wrapping, our brick- and-mortar stores personalize the customer experience.

Yvonne deEsteticienne specializes in European skincare, deep tissue massage, green peels, natural cosmetics, and mani/pedi. Find her by appointment at 202 Mayhugh Avenue, (540) 832-3688. And yes, she has gift certificates!

Gillian Valentine Living is a lifestyle brand featuring artist from around the world on home-goods and decor. Using organic cottons milled in Indiana, they offer a line of ready and made-to-order products featuring one of a kind art.

Photo Credit: Gillian Valentine



Bites that Delight

Jackson & Company is a gourmet market offering espresso, gelato, wine, delicious baked goods and take out foods -fresh daily for a real taste treat.

Spirited Sipping

After a morning of shopping, slow it down with a swirl and a nosh. Head to Well Hung Vineyard  for savory dishes and a refreshing glass of wine. Founded by three women who value a good joke and a great glass of wine, the vineyard welcomes lingering and laughing. Outdoor dining in the courtyard is a must to enjoy the charming views of the historic downtown Mainstreet landscape.

Photo Credit: Well Hung Vineyard


Phot Credit: Well Hung Vineyard


Luxe Lodging in the Neighborhood

Whether you’re traveling solo or with a crew, the Nathaniel Inn makes dreams particularly sweet. Rooms and cottages are upscale and inviting. Offering the space you want with the comfort you need.  Walkability to downtown allows for a nightcap—or a morning coffee run to Main Street.

Brimming with character and heart, Gordonsville enchants visitors again and again. With itineraries to match any timeline, Gordonsville is a worthy getaway. Discover more of Gordonsville’s restaurants, shops, and treasures here.