The Boar's Head
Activities & Events
Despite its emphasis on history, The Boar’s Head trumps all other area hotels with an impressive list of activities and amenities.
The Boar’s Head Spa offers therapeutic massages, soothing facials, nail treatments, hydrotherapy, reflexology, and botanical wraps.
Four restaurants on property serve delicious Virginia cuisine daily. The Old Mill Room is The Boar’s Head’s AAA Four Diamond fine dining establishment. Its historic ambience combined with contemporary farm-to-table cuisine and a wine list recognized by Wine Spectator make it a true foodie destination.
The expansive sports and fitness center has 26 tennis courts, 50+ weekly group exercise classes, three outdoor pools including a heated 6-lane lap pool, as well as rock climbing wall, basketball courts, and more. Currently, a 33,000 square foot squash facility is in the midst of construction through the University of Virginia.
Birdwood, an Audubon-certified, championship golf course is par 72 with 6,865 yards of memorable drives, chips, and putts. Birdwood also offers practice greens, a three-tiered all grass driving range, and professional instruction.
The Boar’s Head Holiday | Christmas
A number of events beginning Thanksgiving Day and running through New Year’s make The Boar’s Head a holiday destination for many. Highlights include a tree lighting ceremony, breakfast with Santa, gingerbread house workshops, a walking tour of 25 themed Christmas trees, carriage rides, caroling, holiday tea, and much more.
Resort Amenities include:
- Four restaurants
- Four resort pools (seasonal)
- 22,000 square feet of meeting, wedding, and event Facilities
- Rejuvenating spa offering 30+ treatments
- 18-hole golf course
- Sports & fitness center
- 26 tennis courts (indoor and outdoor)
- Expansive exercise facilities
- Basketball & squash courts
- Licensed childcare
- Rock climbing wall
- 573 acres
- Walking trails
- Airport shuttle
- Wireless Internet access
- Complimentary newspaper, coffee, afternoon tea, & pastries
- Fishing equipment
- Mountain bikes
- Hot air ballooning