Private Dinner for Two

Don't feel like going out for dinner?  No problem!

Allow us to pamper you with a private dinner for two in our Formal Dining Room.  Choose from beef, chicken or seafood entrees, with paired appetizers, sides and dessert, all served on fine china with silver flatware.  We'll even include a bottle of wine.

$120, plus room rates.  Advance reservations required.

A Little Romance
Celebrating a birthday or anniversary? Looking for a little romance? Let us help you make the event a memorable one with our package that includes a bottle of champagne, an arrangement of roses, and a cake for two.

The package price is $75, plus room rates. Advance reservations required.

When making your reservation, be sure to let us know what color roses you prefer and if you would like a chocolate or white cake.

Yoga in the Garden
Start your day off right with our sunrise Yoga session in the Garden.  Local practitioner Angie Brooks, also known as the Ukulele Yoga Lady, offers a unique approach to Yoga by nurturing the mind, body and soul through music and movement.  For a minimal fee, guests of the Essex Inn can join this one-of-a-kind class and reap the benefits of this ancient tradition.

Dates and times vary.  Please contact us for further details by emailing or by calling 866-ESSEX-VA.

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

Each Spring and Fall, the Inn offers an interactive theatre experience right in our dining room!  Professional actors, amazing food and the chance to catch a killer!  What more could you ask for?  Special Group Rates and VIP ticket options are available.