Enjoy the elegance and tranquility of a Victorian setting and lifestyle, free of hassle and jangle of modern life.

Trimble House, built in 1898, is on the Historic Tour of Homes in Monterey, Virginia. It is nicely situated at 202 Spruce Street between Main Street and the Highland Center, within easy walking distance of restaurants, shops and activities. It is nestled in the heart of the Allegheny Mountains close to fishing, hiking, hunting, and birding.

Trimble House is a stately Victorian home with charming, peaceful and comfortable accommodations decorated with period antiques. The house sits on a 3/4-acre of nicely landscaped grounds and boasts a huge wraparound porch for lounging in the sun or shade.

The Highland Suite

Have a luxurious sleep in the master bedroom with a comfy king-size bed and plenty of room to spread out and relax. In the cozy bed sitter is a double bed for a friend or additional family member and a well-stocked kitchenette. Sink down into the antique eagle-claw tub (pictured below) for a relaxing soak in your private bathroom or step across the hall, if you prefer, for a shower.

The Spruce Room

The Spruce Room is very spacious, with a full size bed and pillow-top mattress, spread with a handmade Tranquility Quilt. The large bay window overlooks the town and holds an "eat-in" nook. A well-equipped kitchenette is provided for your convenience.

The Spruce Room and Chestnut Rooms share a full bath with shower and tub.

The Chestnut Room

The Chestnut Room is a cozy double room with a large closet and an "eat-in" nook. The full size bed is graced by a handmade Log Cabin quilt and has also a pillow top mattress. This room has beautiful chestnut floors and overlooks two enormous chestnut trees in the backyard. There is a well-equipped eat-in nook for your convenience.

The Spruce Room and Chestnut room share a full bath with shower and tub.

The Parlour

You may retire to the Parlour, where you are welcome to relax between activities in our town and area. Return to the pleasure of reading a good book, playing board games or just having a good chat with friends and family as you experience the quiet and peace of an old-fashioned parlour experience.

We no longer serve breakfast

At this time, Trimble House is a B&BYOB inn — bring your own breakfast and brew. You are welcome to bring your special coffee blend and favorite foods from home or bring take-out restaurant food.

Each room has its own kitchenette equipped with a microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, toaster oven, dishes and flatware, condiments, bottled water, hot chocolate mix, and herbal teas.

By special request, a packaged snack or Continental breakfast may be served for an additional charge, depending on availability.

Room Rate
Highland Suite $135/night
Spruce Room $115/night
Chestnut Room $95/night

Room rates are based on single or double occupancy. There is a $25.00/night additional charge for each extra person per room.

There is a two-night minimum on festival weekends.

Special reduced rates may be negotiated for stays longer than three nights, and for weekly or monthly stays.

Please be advised that there is a 5.3% State and local tax and a 2% lodging tax that will be added to your room rate.

We accept cash and personal or cashier's checks, but do not accept credit card payments.

Please call Katie Gwinn, Innkeeper, for reservations at 540-679-6076

A 50% deposit is required at the time of reservation. Please mail your deposit check to:

Katie Gwinn
202 Spruce Street
Monterey, VA 24465

Room reservations are confirmed when your check is received and the lodging fee balance is due at check-in.

DIRECTIONS - From the blinking light at the intersection of State Highways 250 (Main Street) and 220, follow Highway 250 West for three blocks to Spruce St. (at the Courhouse and Bank). Turn left on Spruce Street. Go 1.5 blocks to three-story white Victorian Trimble House on right, number 202. Park in front of the house to register and unload.

Deposits are non-refundable, but may be applied to future lodging at Trimble House.

Check-in time is between 2pm and 7pm unless other arrangements have been made in advance. Check-out time is generally any time during your last day, unless other guests are scheduled for your room.

Trimble House is a “Green Lodging” facility and the home of owner, Katie Gwinn. There is a no-pet and no-tobacco policy for the house and grounds.

Trimble House is maintained as a chemical-free, scent-free lodging for those with sensitivities.

Alcohol is permitted, in moderate amounts.

Quiet time begins at 9 p.m. and extends to 7 a.m.