The Alexander Wingate House

A Vacation Rental House

~~ book the entire main floor of a 3 bedroom house ~~


$300/week nights (Sunday - Thursday nights)

$700/entire weekend (Friday afternoon, all day Saturday, and until 1:00 on Sunday)

$1500/week (all 7 nights)


plus tax
We have cable TV at this house and you can get wireless Internet access
if you have that capability on your cell phone.
For extended-stay guests, it will be possible to connect wireless Internet service.

E-mail:  [email protected]

Only 2 miles (5-minute drive) from historic downtown Staunton, Virginia.

(Staunton is located in the very center of the beautiful Shenandoah Valley)

All on one level:

People staying in the area for business, Couples Getaway, Girlfriend getaway, couples traveling together, family get-togethers, Bible study groups, writers or artists, and anyone who wants to get away from life's daily stresses.

 Stay just a couple of minutes from downtown Staunton located at the North end of Staunton, very convenient to head North on I-81.

E-mail or call with your room request:

E-mail:  [email protected]

Call:  540-885-6556 for an immediate answer regarding availability.

Click here for things to do in and around Staunton.

Come and enjoy!

(540) 885-6556




You'll have a beautiful and spacious Living Room and formal Dining Room to use.







The Suzanna Wingate Room has a queen bed and a large walk-in closet.



The Laura-Anne Wingate Room has a double bed and a large walk-in closet.



The Alexander Wingate Room has an ensuite bathroom (with double sinks) and a shower.  This room has a queen bed, a very large walk-in closet, and there's a TV in this room.



There is an ensuite bathroom for The Alexander Room (see below):



The bathroom in the hall is very large and divided into two areas.  There are sinks in each area, a large closet, and extra shelves next to the vanity.  There is a shower/tub (not visible in this photo):




The kitchen is wonderful!


~~ You'll be booking the entire top floor of the house -- 7 rooms to enjoy!  ~~

~~ 2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Bed ~~

Sleeps up to 6 adults ~~ very well suited for up to THREE COUPLES or THREE SINGLE PEOPLE  since each of the 3 bedrooms is private from the other bedrooms.  There are 2 bathrooms, and each bathroom has double sinks.

We have some ceiling fans AND central air conditioning for your comfort.

There is cable TV at this house and Internet access only on your cell phone.  There is a TV in the spacious kitchen and also in one of the bedrooms.

Suitable for children over 12;  sorry, but this is not suitable for pets.


Come and spend time in Staunton, VA at our Wingate House:

* Fixing dinner together in the spacious kitchen.

* Going out to dinner together (we have approximately a dozen very fine restaurants in downtown Staunton!).

* Spending quiet time in the large sunroom (if weather permits) or in the living room watching neighbors walk their dogs.

* Taking long walks around the neighborhood.

* Hiking up on the Skyline Drive.

* We also offer discount coupons for a local DAY SPA where you can be pampered for a little while (massages, pedicures, manicures, facials).

* We can arrange for your tickets at The Blackfriars' Theater (the world's only historically-correct re-creation of Shakespeare's indoor theater) -- at a special hospitality price of $25.00/seat.

We book for the weekend so come and enjoy Friday afternoon, all day Saturday and until 1:00 on Sunday!     2 nights required for most week nights (Sunday through Thursday nights) unless combining with the weekend.

$300/week nights (Sunday - Thursday nights)

$700/entire weekend (Friday afternoon, all day Saturday, and until 1:00 on Sunday)

$1500/week (all 7 nights)


plus tax

Bring your own food -- you'll have full use of the country kitchen including dishes, cooking pots and pans, a microwave, coffee maker, and several other small appliances . . . everything you'll need to feel at home.  But you are welcome to bring any of your favorite appliances to use during your stay.

We supply all your sheets and towels.  We have brand new beds and linens, plenty of luxurious blankets and pillows, down comforters as well as alternative down comforters, and throws to keep you cozy and comfortable.

~~ Central air conditioning in the Summer ~~

To help us keep our costs down, so that we can offer these special rates for this house, we would prefer payment by check to be received by us at least 4 weeks prior to your stay.  Otherwise, we'd be grateful if you would pay by cash when you arrive (due to the high cost of credit card fees).  However, we can accept Visa or Master Card, if you prefer to pay with your credit card.


And when you leave The Wingate, we hope you will have enjoyed a very special relaxing time either on your own or with friends and family. 

Call for information and/or reservations:  (540) 885-6556

e-mail:  [email protected]

Below are three lists of things to do (1) in historic downtown Staunton, Virginia, (2) on the outskirts of Staunton, (3) out in the country, and elsewhere in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley:

Things to do in historic downtown Staunton:

We have many fine dining restaurants, some casual restaurants (4 with outdoor seating), several coffee shops, a tea house, an ice cream parlor, a gourmet pizza place and others.

There are 2 movie theaters downtown PLUS the Shakespeare Theater.

There are 8 art galleries downtown.  Receptions on Friday evenings are very special and you can meet the artists.  Fourth Fridays in Downtown Staunton are lively events.  The art galleries are open late and some provide live music, food, and of course beautiful art.

Enjoy live glass blowing at one of the galleries downtown.

There is a FREE walking tour of the historic downtown area on Saturday mornings.

There are special guided tours of historic Staunton, available by appointment.

The Farmers' Market is located downtown:  Saturday mornings from April - October as well as a smaller version of the market on Wednesday mornings during the Summer.

The FREE TROLLEY goes over to the city park and all around downtown (about a 25-minute loop, which runs continuously throughout the day)!

There are FREE concerts in the park in July and August (Monday - Thursday evenings).

There are many other special events in Downtown Staunton throughout the year!

* * *

Things to do in and around the City of  Staunton:

Visit The Frontier Culture Museum at the edge of town (approximately an hour walking tour of 1600's, 1700's, and 1800's farmhouses, barns, and gardens from several European countries as well as an African home and an early American home).

Tour the gardens of Andre Viette's Farm and Nursery

Wade's Mill is an interesting place to visit and the drive through the country is beautiful

There are many vineyards to explore including a recently-opened one just outside of Staunton.

There are numerous antique shops between Staunton and Harrisonburg.  Enjoy the drive and stop all along the way.  (One antique center has over 100 dealers!)

There are antique shops in Stuarts Draft and Waynesboro, which are neighboring towns.

There is another Farmers' Market on Wednesday mornings in Verona, a neighboring town (in addition to the Farmers' Market which is downtown on Saturday mornings).

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Things to do within a 30-minute to 45-minute drive from Staunton in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley:

There are many wineries (we have a coupon for free wine tastings at one of them) to visit throughout the Shenandoah Valley and others are just across the mountain in Central Virginia.

Beautiful caves are throughout the Shenandoah Valley.

Drive along the Skyline Drive and/or The Blue Ridge Parkway.

There are hiking trails along the parkways (with beautiful vistas and lovely waterfalls).

Monticello is about a 45-minute drive (Charlottesville).

The Virginia Horse Center is about a 30-minute drive (Lexington).

Cross the beautiful mountains west of Staunton for a special scenic drive.

The annual Maple Festival in Monterey is quite special.

There are many colleges and universities in all the towns and cities nearby.  Staunton is centrally located between Harrisonburg and Lexington, with Charlottesville to the east, and Monterey to our west.



For an immediate answer regarding up -to-date availability, call or e-mail:

Call:  (540) 885-6556

E-mail address:  [email protected]


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