Romantic Activities

The arcade inside the Compass Entertainment Complex

What Is the Compass Entertainment Complex?

Did you know that our storybook, “tiny but tony” town, is now home to a state-of-the-art entertainment complex? It’s true! Despite having a population of only about 415 people, Irvington has an extraordinary number of top-notch restaurants, shops, and attractions, including the Compass Entertainment Complex. It’s a fantastic option for those of you looking to plan a fun date night while …

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The bedroom in a cottage for honeymoons in the Northern Neck

This Is the Best Place to Have Honeymoons in the Northern Neck

First of all, congratulations on finding “the one” that you’d like to spend the rest of your life with! Whether you get married at the Hope & Glory Inn and Vineyard or elsewhere, we wish you all the best as you begin the next chapter of your storybook romance. That’s why we’d like to invite you …

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What Is the Best Destination for Romantic Getaways in Virginia?

If you wish to enjoy an unforgettable vacation with your special someone, you’re in the right place. We’ll tell you everything you need to know to make it memorable! The first step is to choose the perfect destination, and you can check that task off of your to-do list. It’s a peaceful, waterfront resort town named Irvington. Find out why Irvington is the top destination for romantic getaways in Virginia, and get ready for a one-of-a-kind …

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A man and woman on one of the Northern Neck bike trails

What Are the Best Northern Neck Bike Trails?

The Northern Neck of Virginia is an outdoor recreation enthusiast’s dream come true! Our tidewater region boasts many ways to explore the beauty of the Northern Neck. Even better, this area has mild year-round temperatures, so you can always enjoy comfortable outdoor recreation. If you want to maintain an active lifestyle during your trip, we …

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The courtyard at the Hope and Glory Inn, which is the best destination for weekend trips from Baltimore

Weekend Trips From Baltimore: What Is the Best Destination?

The best destination for a weekend trip from Baltimore is a town Coastal Living Magazine named one of the “20 Best Places to Live on the Coast.” It’s Irvington, Virginia! Our small storybook town is nestled on the Chesapeake Bay coastline with gorgeous scenery, top-notch wineries, world-class restaurants, and more just three hours away. Of …

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Bottles of wine, glasses, and oyster shells at The Dog and Oyster Vineyard for wine lovers' getaways in Virginia

What Is the Best Destination for Wine Lovers’ Getaways in Virginia?

Let’s cut to the chase: The Hope and Glory Inn is simply the best destination for wine lovers’ getaways in Virginia. Not only does our award-winning and romantic inn provide the utmost luxury for your stay, but it’s also a short walk away from our vineyard. There are only three places in the world that …

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A woman viewing artwork at the Objects, Art and More gallery

Why You Need to Visit the Objects, Art and More Gallery

There are so many reasons to visit our storybook resort town of Irvington, Virginia, on the scenic waterfront. Foodies flock here for the fresh oysters, history buffs get to travel back in time at numerous museums, and nature lovers can get their fill of gorgeous views among the flora and fauna. If you’re a fan …

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The oyster stand at The Dog and Oyster Vineyard, which is a top spot for the Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail Oyster Crawls

How to Make the Most of the Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail Oyster Crawls

Wine and oysters are good on their own, but they’re even better when you pair them together! Nobody knows that more than us at the Hope & Glory Inn and Vineyard — one of only three places in the world where grapes grow next to waters where oysters are grown, resulting in the terroir of …

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How to Enjoy the Best Weekend Getaways From Washington, D.C.

Do you need a break from the beltway? We’ll let you in on a little secret. There’s a peaceful destination waiting for you just a few hours away. It’s a small, storybook, waterfront resort town named Irvington. It’s an oyster-centric community where the rage over Virginia oysters began. Plus, it’s the state’s No. 1 small-town …

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