Seasonal Offers

Fall for fall in Virginia! 

Brisk, fresh air and multicolored trees. Fall is here. Join us outside and discover everything Virginia's countryside has to offer this season.

Seasonal Packages

Fourth Night Free

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Suite Holiday Escape

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Gift of Salamander

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Weekend of Mindfulness

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Come And Play

  • Daily Family Activites

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  • Daily Excursions

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  • Welcome 2018

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  • Holiday Events

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  • Holiday Cooking Classes

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  • Christmas Dining

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Calendar Of Events

STORYTIME WITH MRS. CLAUS

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12/15/2017 - 12/15/2017

STORYTIME WITH MRS. CLAUS

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Gather around our Christmas tree and the cozy fire for special stories that will surely warm your heart. Complimentary cookies also will be served.

Brunch with Santa

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12/16/2017 - 12/16/2017

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Visit with Santa and his elves while enjoying a delicious brunch in our winter wonderland. Our ballroom transforms into Santa’s workshop for brunch featuring sweet and savory favorites, a make-your-own holiday keepsake designing station, and a photo opportunity with Santa Claus. $55 per person, $30 for children.

For dining reservations, please call 540.326.4070.

Prices do not include tax and gratuity.

GINGERBREAD HOUSE DECORATING CLASS

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12/16/2017 - 12/16/2017

GINGERBREAD HOUSE DECORATING CLASS

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$45 per person

Bond more than just walls of gingerbread with the family as you concoct winter wonderland houses drizzled with icing icicles and pretzel picket fences during this fun, edible workshop.

For reservations please call 540.326.4070


HOLIDAY WREATH MAKING

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12/16/2017 - 12/16/2017

HOLIDAY WREATH MAKING

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$30 each

Use beautiful holiday décor and seasonal florals to decorate a personalized wreath, which can be showcased on your front door or a warm spot in your home. 

For reservations, please call 540.326.4060

NAUGHTY OR NICE CHRISTMAS CABARET

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12/17/2017 - 12/17/2017

NAUGHTY OR NICE CHRISTMAS CABARET

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$85 per person; includes show and dinner.

Dreidels, present exchanges or nativity scenes… how do you celebrate the holidays? A group of friends from different cultures talk about what Christmas time means to them in this exciting show. They are back from their busy lives to share favorite moments of the holidays from their past. Their habits, songs and rituals will make you laugh, reminisce and relate. Sing along with them and relive classics, newbies and other holiday songs with a twist.

For reservations, please call 540.326.4070

FAMILY HOSPITALITY SUITE

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12/22/2017 - 12/31/2017

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Complimentary

We have created the perfect place for the kids to hang out and feel at home this winter! Play giant checkers, foosball, ping pong, Jenga, board games, crafts, Xbox and so much more. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

For more information, please call 540.326.4060

STORYTIME WITH MRS. CLAUS

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12/22/2017 - 12/22/2017

STORYTIME WITH MRS. CLAUS

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Gather around our Christmas tree and the cozy fire for special stories that will surely warm your heart. Complimentary cookies also will be served.

Brunch with Santa

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12/23/2017 - 12/23/2017

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Visit with Santa and his elves while enjoying a delicious brunch in our winter wonderland. Our ballroom transforms into Santa’s workshop for brunch featuring sweet and savory favorites, a make-your-own holiday keepsake designing station, and a photo opportunity with Santa Claus. $55 per person, $30 for children.

For dining reservations, please call 540.326.4070.

Prices do not include tax and gratuity.

YIN YOGA & YOGA NIDRA WORKSHOP

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12/23/2017 - 12/23/2017

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Yin Yoga & Yoga Nidra Workshop | $45 per person

Rest, destress and manifest. Take a moment to set your seasonal intentions. We'll start with journaling exercises and guided Pranayama (breath work). Next, we'll take slow stretching shapes to open channels in the body using meridians and Yin Yoga. We end the class by settling into our body with Yoga Nidra; a guided meditation which directs awareness to different parts of the body. 15 minutes of Yoga Nidra equals one hour of REM sleep! Students may wear socks and bring a notepad. $45 per person; 90 minute class. 

For reservations please call 540.326.4060

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Daily Family Activites

Salamander Resort & Spa is bustling with fun-filled games, clever crafts and team competitions that families can enjoy everyday. We've created a full itinerary of activities destined to spark imaginations, inspire laughter and keep everyone entertained.

FAMILY CRAFTS

Kids and parents alike will love the opportunity to embrace their imaginative side while creating one-of-a-kind jewelry, keepsakes and more. Daily at 2:00 p.m. Prices vary per project. First participant to make a reservation, chooses the theme for the day.  

TIE DYE T-SHIRTS | Create your own vibrant t-shirt with the Salamander logo. Youth XS to adult XXL. $20

SURVIVAL BRACELETS | Lost in the woods? Make this basic survival bracelet which offers eight feet of rope at a moment’s notice. $15

TEDDY BEAR MAKING | Stuff, fluff and build your very own stuffed animal. $20 for each animal, $10 accessories available.

GEL CANDLES | Custom make your very own candle using colored gel wax. $15

PERFECT PLATES | Create a beautiful work or art using a plate as your canvas. $15

MAGNET PAINTING | Plaster horse, seasonal and Salamander logo magnets that are painted with acrylic paint. $5

FAMILIES AT 4

Test your trivia skills, search high and low on a spirited scavenger hunt, make waves with a wacky game of water polo and watch the smiles light up the day with these one-of-a-kind, family-fun activities. The theme for each time slot is determined by the first family to sign up. Complimentary, daily at 4:00 p.m.

I SPY | Can you spot the hidden items in The Library? This game is designed to test your vision and focus.

TRIVIA | Test your knowledge on a wide variety of categories.

BINGO | Enjoy and compete in a friendly game of the traditional hall-style BINGO.

SCAVENGER HUNT RACE | Travel throughout the property and find the answers to our ten tricky questions.

BANANA GRAMS | Using your own letters and board, compete against players to form as many words possible. Similar to Scrabble, but with an exciting twist.

GIANT JENGA | Don’t pull the wrong block! Test your skills on strategically stacking giant Jenga pieces.

WACKY WATER POLO | Bring the whole family for a wacky game of water polo in the resort’s indoor pool.

KAN JAM | A popular backyard game played with two teams, two cans and a Frisbee.

CORN HOLE | A team game where beanbags are tossed at a goal to earn points.

For reservations, please call 540.326.4060

 

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Daily Excursions

SUNSET BIKE RIDE | $25 per person

The perfect opportunity to experience a striking sunset while enjoying the gentle air on this leisurely guided tour. 30 minutes. Two person minimum.

CLAY SHOOTING | 10:00 a.m. | $198 per person

Whether a novice or a crack shot, sporting clays provide a fun outing in the Virginia countryside and this exhilarating off-site adventure is just minutes from our property. Available weather permitting; 48-hour advance notice required. Ages 18 & up. Six people minimum.

ARCHERY | $35 per person

From beginners to intermediates, this archery class is a great opportunity to learn the fundamentals, marksmanship and safety behind the fast growing sport. 45 minutes. Ages 8 & up. Two person minimum.

NATURE HIKE | $25 per person

Join one of our enthusiastic recreation guides for a subtle hike focused on just getting outside and learning about the resort, Middleburg and the countryside. 45 minutes.

ADVANCED NATURE HIKE | $25 per person

For those who enjoy rigorous and strenuous hikes, stomp along with one of our recreation guides as we take you deep into our trails on the resort and prepare to work up a sweat. 45 minutes.

BEGINNER FISHERMAN | $35 per person

Spend the afternoon learning the basics of fishing in the Salamander pond, from selecting the right gear to casting fundamentals. Catch and release only. One hour program; ages 6-15 years old.

INTERMEDIATE FISHERMAN | $55 per person

Receive a full introduction to gear and casting techniques and take time to practice your casting, before enjoying live action fishing on our very own Salamander pond. Catch and release only. Two-hour program; ages 6-15 years old.

YOUTH BASKETBALL LESSON | $30 per person

Join our instructor at the basketball court and learn fundamental skills to propel you to the next level of your game.  30 minute program.

TENNIS PRIVATE LESSON OR HIT LESSON | $125 per person

Learn to master your skills with a certified instructor from Blue Chip Tennis Academy. 60-minute private tennis lesson or learn to serve heat with a hit lesson. 

ULTIMATE FALCONRY EXPERIENCE | Saturdays | Noon | $180 per person

With nature as our classroom, experience the thrill of partnering with a raptor. After a classroom session on the amazing bird, experience the thrill of a lifetime as you have the opportunity to have a bird of prey fly to your arm. Ages 12 & up. Four person minimum.

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Welcome 2018

Truffle & Bubbles Class
December 30
Executive Pastry Chef Jason Reaves demystifies these beautiful chocolate candies. Chocolate tempering, fillings and chocolate dipping will all be covered in this interactive class along with sparkling wine to enjoy with your truffle creations.

New Year’s Eve Celebration with Belvedere Vodka and Moët Hennessy USA
December 31 l 9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. l Living Room | $92 per person
Say farewell to 2017 and toast to 2018 with us for a cheerful celebration. Our party will take over the living room with live music, dancing, open bar, delicious hors d'oeuvres, passed champagne by our sponsor Moët and a large ice bar in the middle of the room. Don't forget the balloon drop at midnight! 

New Year’s Eve Family Party
December 31 l 7:00 p.m. – midnight l Bluemont Room
Help us ring in the New Year with a celebration for the whole family to enjoy! Celebrate with music, dancing, games and a delicious buffet, as we wait for the ball to drop. $59 per adult, $45 per child.

New Year’s Eve Dinner
December 31 l 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. l Harrimans | $162 per person, $210 with wine pairing
On the last night of 2017, a culinary masterpiece is prepared in a special four-course dinner featuring lobster, truffles, foie gras and so much more including a complimentary glass of champagne. After dinner, enjoy access to the celebration in the Living Room to ring in the New Year in style.

New Year’s Day Brunch
January 1 l 10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. l Harrimans
It’s the first meal of the New Year so do it right with a delectable mix of regional and seasonal brunch offerings. $59 per person, $25 for children. Bottomless mimosas and Bloody Marys for additional $25.

For reservations, please call 540.326.4070.

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Holiday Events

SALAMANDER TREE LIGHTING

November 29 l 6:00 p.m. l Living Room
Excitement builds and choirs sing in anticipation for Santa’s arrival to light up the resort’s Christmas tree. Join us for a festive celebration with cookies, hot cocoa, mulled cider and to have your photo taken with Santa.

STORYTIME WITH MRS. CLAUS

December 1, 8, 15 & 22 | 7:00 p.m. | Living Room
Gather around our Christmas tree and the cozy fire for special stories that will surely warm your heart.

Elf Scavenger Hunt

December l Fitness Center
Grab your list of hints and search for our elf’s favorite locations throughout the resort. Be sure to share your discoveries with the team at the Fitness Desk for prizes!

Holiday Wreath Making

November 25, December 2, 9 & 16 | Fitness Center l 3:00 p.m. l $30 each
Use beautiful holiday décor and seasonal florals to decorate a personalized wreath, which can be showcased on your front door or a warm spot in your home.

Family Hospitality Suite

December 22-31 | 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. | Bluemont Room
We have created the perfect place for the kids to hang out and feel at home this winter! Play giant checkers, foosball, ping pong, Jenga, board games, crafts, Xbox and so much more. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Complimentary.

Holiday Family Movie Nights

5:00 p.m. | Complimentary
December 24 – Elf
December 25 – Despicable Me 3
December 30 - Double Feature! Spider Man: Homecoming and Wonder Women

For additional questions, please call 540.326.4060.

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Holiday Cooking Classes

Gingerbread House Decorating Class

December 2, 9, 16 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. | $45 per person.
Bond more than just walls of gingerbread with the family as you concoct winter wonderland houses drizzled with icing icicles and pretzel picket fences during this fun, edible workshop. 

Holiday Cookie Decorating Class

December 23 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. | $45 per person
It officially feels like the holiday season when the kitchen is filled with aromas of baking cookies. Join us for this festive class to learn new techniques for your special occasion. 

Wine 101, the Noble Varietals

December 27 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  | $79 per person
Join us as our Sommelier takes you through a tasting of both white and red noble grape varieties. Learn flavor profiles, food pairings and comparable wines for the more adventurous wine drinkers.

How-To Make Gourmet Gifts

December 28 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. | $79 per person
Gifts of food can be very special indeed - homemade, beautifully packaged and delicious. Just in time for your New Year’s Eve celebrations, food editor Dinah Corley, will bring together the culinary and the creative with a class on how to present your hostess with a delicious homemade gift basket filled with gourmet food and other delicacies. Witness as Dinah demonstrates the construction of two different items before you partake in a hands-on treat package for yourself.

Dinah Corley is a lifelong cooking teacher, food writer, restaurant consultant, and gift-giver. During her culinary training, she apprenticed to Simone Beck, and studied under both Julia Child and James Beard. After nearly 20 years of cooking in Martha's Vineyard and Washington DC, she is now based in the Shenandoah Valley where she continues to teach cooking classes.

Kids Make Pizza & Parents Sip Vino

December 29 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. | $79 per person
Leave your kids with a professionally trained chef to learn an assortment of pizzas while you enjoy the resort with a glass of vino in hand.

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Christmas Dining

Christmas Dinner

December 23-25 | 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. l Harrimans | $120 per person, $160 with wine pairings
Join us at Harrimans Christmas weekend for a festive five-course elegant dinner of holiday favorites including lobster, truffles, foie gras and ending with a new, custom dessert just for the occasion.

BRUNCH WITH SANTA

December 9, 16 & 23 | Middleburg Ballroom | 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | $55 per person, $30 for children
Visit with Santa and his elves while enjoying a delicious brunch in our winter wonderland. Our ballroom transforms into Santa’s workshop for brunch featuring sweet and savory favorites, a make-your-own holiday keepsake designing station, and a photo opportunity with Santa Claus.

Christmas Day Brunch 

December 25 l 10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. l Middleburg Ballroom | $82 per person, $41 for children 
After tearing open your presents all morning, join us for an elaborate brunch buffet with seasonal favorites.

For dining reservations, please call 540.326.4070.

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