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About Golden Horseshoe Inn

All Inclusive Intimate Weddings and Romantic Elopements in the Blue Ridge Mountains

An intimate wedding venue in Stanardsville, Virginia, Golden Horseshoe Inn specializes in all-inclusive weddings and elopements. A part of the wedding industry since 2008, the venue assists those couples in the Stanardsville, Charlottesville, Richmond, and Washington, DC areas. Golden Horseshoe Inn is the perfect choice for couples looking to embrace simplicity!

Facilities and Capacity
Golden Horseshoe Inn offers wedding packages for elopements and intimate weddings, which couples may choose from to host their ceremony and/or reception. The venue can host up to 70 guests.

Services Offered
Those who choose Golden Horseshoe Inn to service their special day benefit from a variety of amenities. Their services include:

  • Event planning
  • Setup
  • Cleanup
  • Indoor & outdoor settings
  • Outside vendors
  • Cake cutting
  • Tables
  • Chairs
  • Barware
  • China
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens
  • Server(s)


Other Facilities
Golden Horseshoe Inn couples may also benefit from the following wedding-event facilities:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Elopements


Other Services
The following transportation and access-related services are provided to all guests:

  • Parking
  • Wheelchair access


History
Built in 1827, the Golden Horseshoe Inn originally served as a stagecoach inn for travelers crossing through the Swift Run Gap of the Blue Ridge Mountains. During the Civil War, Stonewall Jackson utilized the space as an office while troops camped in the valley.


Location
Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Golden Horseshoe Inn is located approximately two miles east of Skyline Drive's Swift Run Gap entrance and five miles west of Stanardsville.

Categories: Wedding Venue

Regions serviced: Richmond

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We knew during the planning phase that Golden Horseshoe Inn was the perfect venue for us! The location and house are gorgeous, and Heather and Brittany were beyond helpful and responsive! But that was just the beginning. The actual day of the wedding exceeded our expectations. The setup was stunning, Brittany and Monique were as helpful and delightful as could possibly be, and Heather, well her photos speak for themselves! Our guests received the best treatment in a relaxed, fun and joyous environment. The day want exactly as planned. It was truly the best day of my life, and the best wedding I've ever been to.

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Profile Picture Stefanie , 5/5/18, 1 Review
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue
5.0

I cannot recommend this venue enough! Heather and her team made everything so amazing! They listened to all of our weird requests, made sure no detail went unnoticed, and took the most amazing pictures! If you're planning a small wedding, look no further than here!

Profile Picture Alyson, 3/3/18, 1 Review
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue

Golden Horseshoe Inn Pricing

Reception Site Fee
Site Fees Include:
Bridal Suite
Chairs
China
Clean Up
Event Planning
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Parking
Set Up
Tables
Wedding Catering Avg. Price Per Person
Catering Prices Include:
Cake Cutting
Server(s)
Wedding Cake

Golden Horseshoe Inn FAQ

Venue Highlights
Maximum Capacity
70
Guest Minimum
2
Event Spaces
6
Type
Historic
Style
Elegant, Rustic/Country, Vintage
Setting
Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
Ceremony
Elopements
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner
All Inclusive Packages
Bridal Suite
Cake
Clean Up
Event Planning
Outside Vendors
Set Up
Wireless Internet
Accommodations
Event Rentals
In-House Bar
In-House Catering
Liability Insurance
Lighting/Sound
Pet Friendly
Preferred Vendors Only
Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Chocolate Fountain
Parking
Wheelchair Access
Shuttle
Valet
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Golden Horseshoe Inn Weddings

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Professional Network & Endorsements

7 ENDORSEMENTS
One of my all time favorite venues. Attention to detail, personalized, artistic, soft elegance, beautiful, creative, experienced. Heather is a true gem as well.

When I play my harp for a wedding at the Golden Horseshoe Inn, I always look forward to a relaxed and well-planned event that might have been pulled out of a movie. The beautiful mountains, the historic home, the quiet intimate setting and the friendly team of professionals all pull together to create a truly magical experience for all!

The Golden Horseshoe Inn is always a great experience. Heather really goes the extra mile in making her couples feel at home and relaxed on their wedding day. Everything is well planned and taken care of for you in advance. She also has a continually growing collection of unique props which really enhance the quality and diversity of the photos you can take there. The Facility and Grounds are a wonderful place for photography with lovely decorations, furniture, and Garden settings. Let's not forget the Blue Ridge Mountains as a backdrop. I highly reccomend The Golden Horseshoe Inn for your Small Wedding.

The Owners and Staff of the Blue Ridge Mountain Inn are such a pleasure to work with. Our Elopement Wedding Cakes are well taken care of, so I can only imagine how the Bride and Groom are pampered when they arrive for their intimate wedding at the Blue Ridge Mountain Inn. The view is amazing!

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9 Golden Horseshoe Road, Stanardsville, VA 22973   See On Map
434-566-2555 (phone)
Open by Appointment Only for Venue Tours and Events Office Hours Tuesday - Sunday 10am - 5pm
Golden Horseshoe Inn is a wedding venue from Stanardsville, Va servicing weddings throughout the local area, including Charlottesville, VA, Richmond, VA, and Washington, DC. Golden Horseshoe Inn is a professional venue that has been part of the Charlottesville wedding industry since 2008 specializing in All Inclusive Wedding packages Specializing in small, intimate weddings for up to 70 guests.