Salamander Resort & Spa offers the refined sophistication of a luxurious country estate in Virginia's exclusive horse and wine country, just 40 miles from Washington, D.C. This luxury Virginia getaway brings together today’s sought after key elements of time-saving accessibility, authenticity of cultural and historical experiences, unique culinary and wine programming, and an innovative spa and wellness concept. Just 35 minutes from Dulles Airport, the 340-acre resort is located within the historic village of Middleburg, VA, which houses more than 100 unique shops, restaurants, surrounding wineries, equestrian fields and provides the backdrop for one-of-a-kind leisure and group stays as well as spectacular wedding and social events.
This unique equestrian themed resort near Washington, D.C. has 25 on-site acres dedicated to their equestrian program including a stunning 14,000-square-foot stable featuring 22 stalls, nine beautiful paddocks, and a spectacular 240x120' riding arena with ThorTurf footing. Riders staying at this hotel can participate in its Equestrian Programs specially designed for each riding level or take a leisurely ride through the scenic Virginia countryside. Guests of the resort can board their horse(s) overnight in its luxurious on-property stable.
Upcoming Specials for Equestrians & Horse Lovers at Salamander Resort
Salamander Resort & Spa Foxhunting Bed & Breakfast Package
Enjoy luxurious deluxe resort accommodations and a full Hunt Country breakfast in either the relaxed setting of your room or in the resort’s restaurant, Harrimans. Your horse will be ready to ride at time requested for a full day of searching for foxes or simply enjoying the surrounding acreage.
And for your horse:
Overnight boarding in a spacious 12 x 12 stall
Feeding (owner supplied)
Hay (owner supplied or stable hay available)
Usage of the arena with ThorTurf footing
Access to miles of trails through the Virginia hunt country
*Bookings required 10 days in advance.
Each luxurious accommodation extends a level of comfort and style found only in the countryside's finest Virginia estates. Nearly double the size of a standard hotel room, the luxurious, 545- to 575-square-foot deluxe rooms at this Middleburg luxury hotel offer uncompromising residential quality furnishings, and privacy in a sophisticated resort setting. All deluxe rooms have either an expansive walkout terrace or stone balcony, ideal for a country breakfast, evening cocktail or just relaxing.
Salamander Resort & Spa offers the finest in locally sourced cuisine, whether you’re having afternoon tea and evening cocktails in the Living Room, or pairing a fine wine with one of Todd’s innovative small plates of Piedmont cuisine. As part of our commitment to sustainable environmental practices, the resort employs farm-to-table sourcing, maintains a chef’s garden and ensures that the majority of food products are sustainably, organically and locally produced.
With the culturally rich region of Virginia and Washington D.C. at guests’ fingertips, crafting a selection of unique, inspired activities is easy. Choosing just one might be hard. The unmistakable sense of place in Middleburg, Virginia enriches every activity we offer and every memory you take away. Salamander Resort experiences appeal to multiple generations. From viniculture emersion and historical sightseeing to roaming the countryside on horseback your opportunity to explore will be unlimited.
Equestrians may enjoy trail rides, lessons, yoga on horseback, Equi-Spective, Human-Horse Synergy Rides, Carriage Rides, and training in a variety of disciplines. Educational opportunities with local professional competitors and trainers are offered throughout the year. Learn more.
Special Vacation Packages
Salamander offers a variety of vacation packages throughout the year, including the following:
Tally Ho Fox Hunting Package
Culinary & Wine Experiences
Bed & Breakfast Package
For You and Your Horse
Salamander Resort & Spa is the perfect basecamp for a Virginia vacation! Sports fans love to visit the National Sporting Library and Museum where they can explore different exhibits, take in a lecture, or speak to a visiting historian. Nature enthusiasts can stroll through Morven Park or Great Meadow which is home to equestrian and field events, including Twilight Polo, Twilight Jumpers and steeplechase. The drive to Boxwood Winery makes it an adventure in itself, making it the perfect outing for both wine and nature lovers. This area is rich in activities and events suitable to every traveler’s interests.
At a Glance
Salamander Resort & Spa brings elegant luxury as a premier equestrian resort in the Virginia wine country, just 40 miles from Washington, D.C.
24 miles from Dulles International Airport
Riding Style/ Ability
all experience levels
168 guest rooms
Rates/ Payment methods
Cash, Credit Cards accepted. View rates at: salamanderresort.com