The Robert E Lee suite is downstairs offering easy access to the East Porch and West Porch. It features one king-size bed, a private bath, and a flat screen TV. The bedroom features artistry and ambiance.
Robert Edward Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870) was a career military officer who is best known for having commanded the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War. When Virginia declared its secession from the Union in April 1861, Lee chose to follow his home state, despite his personal desire for the Union to stay intact and despite the fact that President Abraham Lincoln had offered Lee command of a Union Army. During the Civil War, Lee originally served as a senior military adviser to President Jefferson Davis. He soon emerged as a shrewd tactician and battlefield commander, winning numerous battles against larger Union armies. His abilities as a tactician have been praised by many military historians. His strategic vision was more doubtful, and both of his invasions of the North ended in defeat. Union General Ulysses S. Grant's campaigns bore down on Lee in 1864 and 1865, and despite inflicting heavy casualties, Lee was unable to force back Grant. Lee would ultimately surrender to Grant at Appomattox Court House on April 9, 1865. By this time, Lee had been promoted to the commanding officer of all Confederate forces; the remaining armies soon capitulated after Lee's surrender. Lee rejected the starting of a guerrilla campaign against the North and called for reconciliation between the North and South.
Our rooms are designed for double occupancy; however, if you have a guest or have children, we have roll away beds for an extra charge of $25.00 each. Breakfast for an adult or a child 12 years of age and over is $12.50 per breakfast, and for children 12 years old and under breakfast will be offered for a charge of $7.00. If you have multiple children please call us for pricing.