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Welcome to

The Inn at
Gristmill Square

Nestled in the heart of George Washington National Forest, The Inn at Gristmill Square is Bath County’s premier boutique inn and restaurant.  Our 18 rooms and suites are comfortably appointed with a mix of beautifully selected antiques and modern furnishings to create unique spaces for which guests have long enjoyed.

Comfortable guest room at The Inn at Gristmill Square in Warm Springs.

Experience Historic Charm
in Modern Luxury

Located in the heart of the picturesque village of Warm Springs in Bath County, Virginia, The Inn at Gristmill Square is a boutique inn that offers an escape from the rush and noise of everyday life.  The Inn at Gristmill Square looks like a small 19th century colonial village, with lovingly restored historic buildings and an elegant restaurant and pub housed in a converted mill.

Our 18 rooms and suites are each distinctive in size and décor offering both traditional and modern amenities – each room has a private bath, Smart TV, private phone line, mini-fridge, and complimentary Wi-fi. 

Comfortable guest room at The Inn at Gristmill Square in Warm Springs.

Experience Historic Charm
in Modern Luxury

Located in the heart of the picturesque village of Warm Springs in Bath County, Virginia, The Inn at Gristmill Square is a boutique inn that offers an escape from the rush and noise of everyday life. The Inn at Gristmill Square looks like a small 19th century colonial village, with lovingly-restored historic buildings and an elegant restaurant and pub housed in a converted mill.

Our 18 rooms and suites are each distinctive in size and décor offering both traditional and modern amenities – each room has a private bath, satellite TV, private phone line, mini-fridge, and complimentary Wi-fi. 

Discover the Heart of
Warm Springs, VA

Hidden quietly in the serene Allegheny Mountains of Virginia, Bath County is a seclusion lover’s paradise. With 89% of its landscape still covered in mountain forest, Bath is a place where you can unwind, reconnect with nature, with family, with yourself, and take a gentle journey on the back roads of the mountains and the back roads of time.

The Inn at Gristmill Square beckons you to become a part of our story, to share in the magic of this cherished gem, and to discover why Bath County is a place of enduring allure. We look forward to welcoming you, and we can’t wait to make your journey a remarkable one.

Exterior view of The Inn at Gristmill Square in Warm Springs, VA.

Guest Amenities

We have taken great care to ensure that each of our rooms are comfortable, inviting, and filled with little joys to rejuvenate you after a day of exploring our beautiful community.

Cozy Guest Rooms
Continental Breakfast
Quaint Location
Smart TVs
Seasonal Pool
Private Bathrooms
Bath Robes
Free WiFi
Select Fireplace Rooms
Select Pet Friendly Rooms
Cozy Guest Rooms
Continental Breakfast
Quaint Location
Smart TVs
Seasonal Pool
Bath Robes
Private Bathrooms
Free WiFi
Select Fireplace Rooms
Select Pet Friendly Rooms

Waterwheel Restaurant

Bath County’s most iconic Gristmill is home to the award-winning Waterwheel Restaurant. Come and explore our creative menu featuring the freshest local and sustainable ingredients. This is our approach to contemporary farm-to-table dining at its finest. Enjoy a craft cocktail in Virginia's smallest bar.

Local Attractions

A building with a pool

Warm Springs Pools

Discover the iconic Warm Spring Pools at the Omni Homestead Resort, formerly known as the Jefferson Pools in Hot Springs, Virginia.

A hiking trail going through the forest

George Washington Forest

Visit George Washington National Forest for exceptional hiking, mountain and road biking, and kayaking, just to name a few.

Fly fishing for trout

Fly Fishing

Bath County is known for some of the best fishing east of the Mississippi with crystal clear rivers, lakes, ponds, and streams.

Couple on a hike

Douthat State Park

A traditional family park since 1936, Douthat is listed on the National Register of Historic Places for the role its design played in the development of parks nationwide.

Group on horse back

Appalachian Horse Adventures

Experience the stunning beauty of Virginia’s countryside with Appalachian Horse Adventures. They offer authentic trail rides led by guides with over 50 years of experience.

Antique dresses

Historical Society Museum

Discover Bath County’s rich history at the Historical Society Museum. Immerse yourself in the stories, artifacts, and exhibits that chronicle the captivating past of our community.

Memorable Moments

Weddings & Special Events

Are you looking for an unforgettable venue to host your special event? Host a small wedding in our intimate square or a cozy gathering inside the historic Inn. Your special day will be one to remember with the opportunity to create an event that feels entirely your own. Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or any other milestone, we’ll help you make it a memorable occasion.

What Our Guests Say

At The Inn at Gristmill Square we take pride in being more than just your average bed and breakfast. Our guests’ testimonials speak volumes about the exceptional service we strive to provide.

5/5
"This is our favorite little weekend getaway. Its a hidden gem. We have been visiting The Gristmill every year for the past few years . The Waterwheel restaurant is fantastic for a romantic dinner. We cant wait for our next visit!"
5/5
"Martha’s Vineyard in the mountains…understated, quiet elegance, far removed from the sturm & drang of it’s colossal neighbor, The Homestead. Everything about Gristmill Square screams charm, and delivers. Highly recommend for the discriminating traveler, a must."
4.7
Out of 5
4.6/5
5/5
"I don’t normally leave a review, of any kind, but this place is too good not to! Such a hidden gem. Crazy close to the Jefferson Pools and the Homestead. Adorable rooms, and breakfast is included and brought to your door! The Waterwheel restaurant is on site and has a surprisingly incredible menu, but also an ambiance that can’t be beat. We love everything about this adorable place and cannot wait to come back!"
5/5
"I can’t say enough about how great The Inn at Gristmill Square is. The staff is so friendly and kind. The rooms are extremely comfortable and a perfect place to relax! The food is absolutely delicious. GO and enjoy a stay at the Inn at Gristmill Square and you will never be disappointed. I can’t wait to get back there!"

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We’d love to hear from you and help you plan your stay at The Inn at Gristmill Square. Your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities, and we’re here to assist you in any way we can.

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