Wood's Hole Hostel & Mountain Retreat
Located 1/2 mile off the Appalachian Trail in Southwest Virginia
  28 Years, 1986-2013
Built in 1880 by Stoney Holiday.
Established 1986 by Tillie and Roy Wood.

               Find yourself in the midst of the magical forest. Retreat, rejuvenate, and relax with massage therapy, yoga, hiking, & community experience at Woods Hole Hostel & Mountain Retreat.
           Woods Hole encompasses 100 acres. We are surrounded on three sides by the Jefferson National Forest and protected by 780 acres of privately owned farm land in the forefront. Located 1/2 mile off the Appalachian Trail in Giles County, Southwest Virginia, come experience this unique slice of heaven for yourself.

  • Two Private rooms with vaulted ceiling and hardwood floor.

  • Rustic Bunkhouse (Closed Dec 15 - January 31 due to Weather)

  • Massage Therapy, Yoga, Meditation, Hiking, & Retreat
  • Shuttles, Mail drops, Laundry, and Internet
  • Communal Experience with Meals -A local & mostly organic experience Please note that we often invite guests to share in a meal.  We request your help in the preparations and clean up of our meals in order to provide this experience.

                   Neville & Michael place an emphasis on sustainable living and agriculture incorporating organic gardening, bee keeping, yoga, and massage therapy. Neville's grandparents, Tillie & Roy Wood, purchased the property in 1942 and opened the bunkhouse to hikers in 1986.   
              Accommodations have expanded by opening the chestnut log cabin with private rooms to guests looking for a retreat along the Appalachian Trail and surrounding wilderness.

            Wood's Hole Hostel & Mountain Retreat's natural resources and beauty have been perpetually protected through a conservation easement with the New River Land Trust and Virginia Outdoors Foundation ,thus preserving the forest and land from logging and over development.

    Early morning sunrise from our front porch.

    Add your EMAIL to our email list. Every now and then we send a random email that keeps you up to date with our latest farm and Hostel Experiences

    Click Here

    Woods Hole Hostel
    3696 Sugar Run Road
    Pearisburg, VA 24134
    (540) 921 3444
    Website Builder