Local Area


The Golden Horseshoe Inn is located in 
the Blue Ridge Mountains of Stanardsville, VA
We are right next door to Shenandoah Nat'l Park
and the Swift Run Gap entrance to Skyline Drive!
As part of our mission to make your wedding easy,
we've gathered lots of local info below for you!
Where to stay?
What to eat?
What to do?

Read below for lots of great suggestions!

where to stay

where to eat:
local restaurants

area activities

CHestnut Hills Cottage

Our own honeymoon cabin 7 min. from the GHI

lydia mountain lodge

Log cabins for rent 10 minutes from GHI

holiday inn express - ruckersville

the lafayette bed and breakfast

Simple and easy 20 minute drive from GHI

B&B with its own restaurant 12 minutes from us

airbnb's in Stanardsville, VA

the lafayette

Lots of quaint cabins and homes for vacation rentals

great for rehearsal dinner or post wedding brunch

jack's shop kitchen

the bavarian chef

blue ridge cafe

el jaripeo & El agave

Two local mexian restaurants in Ruckersville

 German Cuisine - Madison location

Casual American fare

Known for sourcing local ingredients

*the ghi is located 30 minutes from CHarlottesville, va or Harrisonburg, VA where lots of chain hotels can be found

shenandoah nat'l park

early mountain vineyard


barboursville vineyards

horton Vineyards

greene county visitors center