Packages

Whether you are staying with us for the weekend or a week, there’s plenty to do in Virginia’s Chesapeake Bay country. From top notch golf courses to fishing charters, watermen tours, historical sites, wineries, antiques, theme parks and boutique shopping, there’s something for everyone.

Start planning your itinerary today and begin exploring this exciting region of Virginia!

Visit our area attractions page for more ideas!


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Golfing

If your idea of the perfect vacation is playing some rounds of golf in a beautiful waterfront setting we have some of the best courses for you. Stay close to many of the Chesapeake Bay’s best courses at our resort. The Piankatank River Golf Club is only a few moments away and is situated on the relaxing Piankatank River. Or head to The Tides Inn in Irvington and play 18 holes at the Golden Eagle Golf Club. There are a number of area courses all within a short drive!


Chesapeake Bay Wineries

Wineries

In recent years the Chesapeake Bay region has seen a number of wineries open with wonderful offerings! Take a quick drive across the Rappahannock River and begin your tasting journey on the Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail. Nearby New Kent County also offers several award winning wineries in tranquil settings creating a relaxing way to spend time at the river.


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Fishing

Taking a look at all the water surrounding the resort will certainly will entice you to grab a pole and start fishing! Some of Virginia’s best fishing opportunities are right on the Rappahannock River and nearby Chesapeake Bay. Consider joining a fishing charter and looking for striper, cobia, flounder and more! You can also fish right off the docks or bring your own boat and launch from our ramp. Check out the local fishing report and see what’s biting!


Watermen Tours

Watermen Tours

Join Captain Saunders aboard the ‘Miss Nicole’ deadrise for a professional fishing charter or aquaculture, history and wildlife charter. Captain Saunders takes groups directly from Bethpage Camp-Resort to some of the best fishing areas in the Rappahannock River and Chesapeake Bay. Reserve a private charter for your group or join another party.  Full and half day charters are available.  Call 804-758-4349, select option #8 or email watertours@rivahresorts.com.


Historical Attractions

History

Our region has some of the oldest and richest history in the United States. You are a short drive to Virginia’s Historic Triangle featuring Colonial Williamsburg, Yorktown and Jamestown. There’s also many attractions right around the corner like Deltaville’s Maritime Museum, Historic Christ Church, George Washington Birthplace National Monument, Reedville Fishermen’s Museum, Steamboat Era Museum and Stratford Hall. Hundreds of years of history to satisfy any history buff!


Urbanna Shopping

Shopping

If you love antiques, artwork or boutique shopping the quaint towns surrounding our resort offer unique shopping experiences! Head to the charming towns of Urbanna, Deltaville, Irvington, Mathews and Kilmarnock for a variety of shops featuring coastal fashions, river artwork, local jewelry, unusual antiques and more! A short drive away is Williamsburg Premium Outlets featuring top fashions at great prices!


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Family Fun

This region of Virginia boasts some of the nation’s best theme parks! Kings Dominion features a water park, high flying roller coasters, rides for kids of all ages and more! You can also experience Europe for a day at Busch Gardens Williamsburg with roller coasters, theatre shows, attractions for kids and more. Many area museums and Colonial Williamsburg also offer programs and attractions for children. Be sure to take the family to Bethpage Miniature Golf & Ice Creamery too in Urbanna! They’ll love the Cowtopia themed course and 20 flavors of Hershey’s hand-dipped ice cream.