Organic Holidays

There is a wide selection of places to choose from for an organic holiday. It ranges from putting your own tent up in the field on a certified organic perma-culture farm to staying in a boutique hotel with an organic restaurant. There are many options in between including an amazing variety of bed-and-breakfast and self-catering accommodations.

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Around two thirds of the places offer meals, usually breakfast, lunches and evening meals are also available as well. Many of these places at their own small restaurant, a few of which are certified organic and others may have a certified organic kitchen garden, Orchard or Vineyard meals prepared using local organic produce whenever possible. On average this will be at least 50% organic, but many places offer a much higher percentage up to 100% organic. Quite a few of them grow their own produce and some use while their natural foods but most will aim to use fresh local produce rather than imported food.

The self-catering options are situated on organic farms or smallholdings. At these places you'll find information about the availability of organic food, for example whether you can buy the farm's own organic produce, having organic vegetable box delivered, or find organic produce in the local area. Fresh produce, local specialties, slow food, home baking, homemade products such as jam, juice, ice cream, yogurt, cheese, pasta, pasta sauce, all of oil, wine, you'll find all these and more.

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Montfair Resort Farm is a quiet country retreat with eight eco-friendly vacation cottages located at the foot of Pasture Fence Mountain. The address is 2500 Bezaleel Drive, Crozet VA 22932. It is less than 30 minutes from historic Charlottesville, the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Skyline Drive. A perfect combination of comfort, nature and simplicity make the cottages an ideal place to get away from it all. The cottages overlook a small tranquil lake. Canoes and mountain bikes are available to explore 129 acres, trails and three ponds. The ponds are stocked with bass, brim and Fish there is excellent bird watching and stargazing. Montfair is surrounded by farmland and wineries. The farm is close to farmers markets, organic farms, local vineyards and you can pick your own orchards and berry patches.