The William Byrd’s Nest, 3rd Floor  (Room Rate + 5.3% VA Sales Tax Only) 

Room Description: *Economy Room* (no sitting area) Single Occupancy Only
The William Byrd’s Nest is named after the English General, William Byrd I, who renamed the area to what is now called Richmond for it's uncanny resemblance to Richmond, England. The Byrd’s Nest is a charming & cozy room located on the 3rd floor of the Inn at Patrick Henry’s, Pub & Grille. Staircase access only, no elevators. The room includes a queen bed, flat-screen tv, dresser, wifi, alcove with wet bar & mini-fridge and freezer, and a private bathroom with European Style bath with hand-held shower head. It is decorated in classic black & white and cool charcoal tones. Rate is for single occupancy only. Staircase access only.

Amenities: (Room Size 230 Sq Ft)

  • Queen bedroom 
  • Writing desk and chair
  • Private bathroom in room *slanted ceiling *hand-held shower head
  • Dry Sink with Mini-Refrigerator/Freezer
  • Flat-screen TV, WiFi, fan and natural sound machine
  • Locally sourced shampoo, conditioner and hand soap
  • Private secure entrance 
  • Self-Serve morning drink service & continental every day. 

                  *alert innkeeper of any allergies  at least one week before arrival*

The Scotchtown Suite, 2nd Floor  (Room Rate + 5.3% VA Sales Tax Only)  

Suite Description:
The Scotchtown Suite is named after one of the local homes of the founding father of the revolution – Patrick Henry. His most famous speech "Give Me Liberty, Give Me Death" was spoken at St. John's Church, just one block away from the inn. The Scotchtown Suite is a king suite on the 2nd floor of the Inn at Patrick Henry’s.  It is magnificent and spacious, decorated in historical valley haze and blue hues with white trim molding. The suite also includes an elegant private sitting room with view of garden courtyard. This suite has large windows, vaulted ceilings and hardwood floors. Rate is for standard double occupancy. Staircase access only.

  • ​​King Suite
  • Private living area (great for meetings!) 
  • Private full bath en suite
  • Mini-Refrigerator/Freezer
  • Flat-screen Smart TV, free WiFi, fan and natural sound machine
  • Locally sourced shampoo, conditioner and hand soap
  • Private secure entrance 
  • Self-Serve morning drink service & continental every day. 
    *alert innkeeper of any allergies  at least one week before arrival*

The Edgar A Poe Suite  (Room Rate + 5.3% VA Sales Tax Only)  

Suite Description:
The Edgar A Poe Suite is named after Boston-born, Richmond-raised, Baltimore-deceased poet, critic and father of American Science Fiction. Poe was very close with John W. Fergusson - second owner of the property (The Fergusson Home) & head money printer of the Confederacy, as noted in the history of the home. The Poe Suite is on the 2nd floor of the Inn at Patrick Henry’s.  It holds a master bedroom with king bed, living area with full seating, and is decorated in beige and dark gray tones with white trim molding. It has contemporary and antique furniture, and an alcove that holds a wet bar and mini-fridge/freezer. This suite has large windows, high ceilings and hardwood floors. The room has been provided with original manuscripts, poems and books about Poe. Room rate is standard double occupancy. Staircase access only.


  • King bedroom 
  • Living Area (great for meetings!) 
  • Private full bath en suite 
  • Dry Sink with Mini-Refrigerator/Freezer
  • Flat-screen TV, free WiFi, fan and natural sound machine
  • Locally sourced shampoo, conditioner and hand soap
  • Private secure entrance 
  • Self-Serve morning drink service & continental every day.   *alert innkeeper of any allergies  at least one week before arrival*

Reservations for lodging at the Inn at Patrick Henry’s (shared property above a separately owned & operated Pub & Grille) may be made over the phone +1-804-644-0344, or online by clicking any of the red booking buttons. Call office with any questions. Please note booking on a third-party e.g. Bed & Breakfast Com, Expedia, Hotels Com etc... you will be subject to their terms and conditions, not the Inn at Patrick Henry's booking calendar.

*Scroll down after room descriptions for full list of Policies & Disclaimers on this page*

The basics: We require a credit card to hold, confirm and book the reservation. 100% of Room Rate and the 5.3% Virginia State Sales Tax as a deposit due upon booking.  If you wish to use a different payment or split payments please contact innkeeper for arrangements ahead of time. Registered guests must be 21 years of age or older. Children under 16 are not permitted unless prior arrangements have been made to rent out all the rooms due to shared property with a pub. No pets. No smoking. Check In after 4PM (lockbox key pickup accessible), no early arrivals or baggage/bicycle storage, Check Out is by 11AM every day.

Frequently Asked Questions

Please know these are presented to help communicate with us about your needs, and ours, as proud owners of a historic Inn. We love our guests like our own friends and family. To keep costs welcoming, we have come up a suitable list of accommodations for you.  If you have any questions about items below, please contact us and we are happy to go over them with you. Thank you - Helena. , 1(804) 644-0344.

ARRIVAL TIME Call upon arrival  +1 (804) 644-0344
Check-in 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at our main entrance (Front door is on corner at East Broad Street and North 23rd Street).  To arrange check-in and key pick up after 5:00pm, arrange with innkeeper to pickup key in lockbox.  No early arrivals.  No early arrivals, no baggage or bicycle holds due to limited space and storage.

STREET PARKING (no permit required)

There is a 24-Hour loading/unloading zone near the front door entrance off East Broad Street. We have plenty of street parking to accommodate all guests (no permit required), outside of Monday Night Trivia and Rotary.  We are located on the northeast corner of East Broad St at North 23rd St. Special note: there are separate entrances for the adjacent Pub. Entrance for Inn is at 2300 door only, and will need key to get inside.   


Check out time is by 11:00 a.m. You must clear your guest suite of all personal belongings by 11:00 a.m. so that we can begin preparing the suite for guests arriving in the afternoon. At the Innkeepers discretion, a fee may be applied to guest room if not out by 11:00 a.m. ($25.00 for every 15 minutes after 11:00am).


Rates are for double occupancy for king suites on second floor. Rates are single occupancy for queen room on third floor. All rates are subject to change without notice. Rates are subject to applicable Virginia State Sales taxes at 5.3%.  Lodging, Meals & City Taxes, Tourism Fees are all waived because we are a private Inn. (if you book on a third party travel site you are subject to their cancelation fees and charges. Consumer Beware).


(8:00am doors open for self-service drink options. Self-Serve continental available 8:30am-9:30am) 
Self-Serve meals are a pre-fixed menu of local & seasonal, organic options, or grab & go snacks!

Self-Serve Drink Service includes: roasted and brewed organic coffee, hot tea, juice, milk, milk alternatives or water.

Please inform the innkeepers of any food allergies or dietary restrictions or preferences you have at least 7 Days before arrival. We will provide self-serve meal options based on your needs. No early or later meals available.

We allow a maximum of 2 people for the king suites, and allow 1 person for the queen room (2 people if approved by Innkeeper).


Registered guests must be 21 years of age or older.  Guests under 21 are not permitted because of pub and limited access. Special arrangements may be made when all rooms are booked by the
same party if you children under 21. The inn and pub is a grandfathered historic property - staircase access only. No elevator. 


We are a small business and work very hard to give the best amenities to our guests. Because the Patrick Henry Pub & Grille is a different ownership, you are not permitted to take alcohol from their bar to your room. You may bring your own outside food and drink as you like.  As a courtesy, we have added a mini-fridge for food and drink storage in between your travels. We share the property with a casual pub & restaurant where you are welcome to purchase food and drink. Damages and stains will apply to your room fees as assigned.


No pets allowed. No Emotional Support Animals permitted without written consent and training documents. Any pets found inside the inn will result in an immediate departure, an additional cleaning fee of $150.00, plus your room charges. Service Animals are permitted - will need service paperwork upon check-in. $100 Non-Refundable Cleaning Fee for all service animals.


A lost key for any reason will result in a replacement fee is $250.00 per room. It is guest responsibility to return the key upon check out.  

We have non-smoking rooms for our guests in the Inn. The Pub does not allow smoking inside. We do permit smoking in designated areas outdoors. Any smoking inside of your rooms will result in an immediate departure, and an additional cleaning fee of $250, plus your room charges.


(Please note difference between Inn at Patrick Henry (In-House) Payments and Third-Party Payments)
Payments: We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express to book the reservation. Reservations are charged, in full, at time of booking. 

Gift Cards: We issue our own Inn at Patrick Henry's gift cards as payment. Bed & Breakfast Gift Cards can only be used on the B&Bcom web site or calling them by phone at 1-844-271-6829.


(Please note difference between Inn at Patrick Henry (In-House) Cancels and Third-Party Cancels)
In-House Cancel: Call or E-Mail Innkeeper.  3-Day Cancel Policy before the day of arrival. Reservations canceled more than 3-days prior to your arrival date will be issued a full refund. Cancellations made less than 3-day prior to check-in will be charged for the entire reservation booked.

No-shows, not informing innkeeper of arrival, the previously mentioned cancel-fee, and early check-outs will result in full charge of your scheduled stay.

Third-Party Cancels. When you book your stay on a separate web site like Bed and Breakfast Com, Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz (to name a few), you have 7 Days BEFORE your date of arrival to cancel to receive a full refund. If you do not cancel with them in time, you will not receive a refund as you have pre-paid a third party company. Please read their terms and conditions. 

All U.S Local and Federal Holidays, entire room rentals for weekly or monthly rates, and local special events require a 30-day notice for cancellation.

St. Patrick's Church & St. John's Church Festival in March

East End Music Festival in May
General Assembly January through March 
NASCAR Races in April and September

All reservations made by the same party to rent out the entire house require a 30-day notice cancellation.

Every guest reservation and visit is important and very special to us. We will do our best to accommodate your needs.  We are an antebellum inn that shares the property with a neighborhood eatery called Patrick Henry’s Pub & Grille. During certain hours, the common spaces and parlor areas are closed for use of the Pub & Grille guests only.  If you would like to dine or drink in Patrick Henry’s Pub & Grille you will have obey their entrances, operation hours and costs.

As hard as we work to preserve this historical property, there are some amenities we cannot provide so we could insure the most needed i.e. internet, cable, air conditioning, heat etc… We do not provide hot plates or microwaves in the suites.

We work very hard to provide not only a memorable experience, but high quality of amenities. You are responsible for the care of your room and everything that comes along with your room. If you break, stain or damage any items in your care, you will be charged the value of the replacement of that item, and cost of maintenance to repair item(s).  Includes, but not limited to, fixtures, art, books, furniture-including beds and tables, and bathroom amenities such as towels.  

Guests 16-20 years of age and older are welcome to stay as guests.  16 years of age and younger are not permitted (unless special arrangements have been made by Innkeeper, and the same party has rented out the entire house).

We are a grandfathered-historical 19th century row inn and tavern. Our suites and rooms are on the second and third floors of the inn. The entrances into the inn, and to the guest suites, are not handicapped accessible. Staircase access only.

Reservations can be made on our real-time calendar online 24 hours a day. To make a reservation over the phone, please call our office +1 (804)644-0344 (landline phone, no text messages).  If you reach our voice mail during that time, we are on the other line or helping a guest. Please leave a message and we'll call you back as soon as we are able. 

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