Located just south of Charlottesville, Virginia on a secluded 5,000-acre sanctuary, Mount Ida Farm & Vineyard is the perfect destination for weddings and private events. For destination weddings, guests have the choice between two distinct venues: The Lodge
and The Event Barn
. For a more rustic feel, guests may opt for The Lodge- a 12,000 square foot, 100-year-old stable painstakingly renovated to offer the utmost in rustic luxury combined with a panoramic view of the Blue Ridge Mountains. For those hoping for a more formal affair, the Event Barn offers guests a spectacular private Virginia estate setting coupled with a renovated 8,500 square foot cattle barn with a 30-foot high stone fireplace.
Spectacular scenic vistas, vibrant vineyards, historic homes, private lakes, horse drawn carriages, tree lined drives, cocktail parties: lake or stable side, and historic plantation accommodations all combine to create the venue of your dreams. Designed with a purpose, Mount Ida Farm & Vineyard incorporates every possible amenity to ensure the perfect event. From state-of-the-art caterers kitchens, high speed internet, backup generators, included tables and chairs, to heat and air conditioning, spectacular lighting, ample power, bathrooms, shuttle buses and even luxury restroom trailers for more discreet ceremony locations among the 5000 acre reserve.
Mount Ida Farm & Vineyard is Virginia’s most exclusive luxury vacation rental and private getaway. Conveniently located to Charlottesville, Richmond, and Washington D.C., Mount Ida Farm is just minutes from the University of Virginia (UVA) and Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello. We strive to offer the ideal setting for weddings, corporate retreats
or family vacations
in complete privacy. Private lakes, spectacular farmland, luxury homes, and equestrian facilities, are all encompassed within our 5,000-acre haven.