Experiences

Seasonal Events

Celebrate the season at the Tides through holiday events and experiences unique to our region and the Tides Inn.

Maker Space

Discover enriching art programming and hands-on instruction from our resident artist and other local artisans in our Maker Space.

Hands full of oysters

Ecology and Horticulture

Learn about the keystone species of the Chesapeake Bay with our ecologist, Will Smiley, and horticulturist, Matt Little.

Chef's Kitchen

Learn the art of making the Lancaster Lemonade or how to shuck an oyster like a pro while in residence at the Tides Inn.

Fitness and Wellbeing

The Tides Inn offers a variety of wellbeing and fitness programs for all ages. Take advantage of our complimentary classes or book a private session with our Wellness Guide.

For Families

For the past 75 years the Tides Inn has helped families experience the Northern Neck’s traditions and southern charm through experiences designed to be reminiscent of a simpler time.

The Spa

Designed as a tranquil and intimate environment, The Spa at the Tides Inn offers a variety of therapeutic, relaxing and rejuvenating treatments.

Tennis and Pickleball

Enjoy a lively tennis or pickleball match with friends and family or have our tennis pro guide you in mastering your skills.

Croquet with the kids

Games

When you stay at the Tides Inn, you’ll enjoy all the comforts of home with fun parlor and garden games sprinkled throughout the resort.

Water hole

Golf

The 18-hole Golden Eagle Golf Course features exciting elevation changes and well-placed bunkers for all skill levels, along with a driving range and clubhouse.

On the Water

Discover the Chesapeake Bay lifestyle with water activities such as kayaking or taking to the dock to enjoy a stunning sunset.

Historic Sites

With gorgeous scenery, charming towns with rich pasts, wineries, historic sites and more within close proximity of the resort, you are guaranteed to discover something special.