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Clifton Inn

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1296 Clifton Inn Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22911
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chesapeake, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We checked into Clifton Inn mid-week for a little R&R and had such a relaxing and positive experience. The staff were welcoming and courteous from the time we checked in. Having visited Charlottesville several times, our goal for this trip was just to relax and we didn't have to leave the property once during our two night visit. The accommodations... More 

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dubai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Gorgeous property with very helpful staff. Rooms are amazingly decorated and the grounds are very well kept. Even has the luxury of a private lake. Loved loved loved the pool. Dinner & breakfast though were a little bit of a miss.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at the Clifton Inn for one evening during the week in August 2015. We pulled right up and several people came out to help with our luggage and the hostess showed us to our room and gave us great info. We then enjoyed the afternoon tea in one of the living rooms and everything was great. At dinner... More 

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The menu is fresh, and the setting of the historic Clifton Inn is charming. Attentive service, great food and an upscale but not stuffy ambience. Definitely a place to visit when near Charlottesville!

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Wye Mills, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Every once in a while you have an unexpected dining experience where every ingredient in the dish is subtle, yet complex in nature, so much so that it’s a marriage made in heaven. Young chef, Jarad Adams, a talented and skilled craftsman at the Clifton Inn prepared dishes that delighted our senses this evening. Every dish is a recommendation not... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful inns in America... With a pedigree dating back to Thomas Jefferson. The grounds are stunning... The lake, the pool, the patio & outdoor dining. The public rooms and the guest rooms are all beautifully decorated and furnished... Mitch & Emily Willey have exquisite taste. They are also wonderful hosts and we have returned many times... More 

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Camden, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third stay at this beautiful Inn although we have not been there for several years. When making the reservation, I asked if breakfast was included, as I remembered that it had been and the answer was, Yes. We were checking out after our breakfast and asked for our bill, only to find that breakfast had cost over... More 

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Arlington, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This a review of the restaurant only. My girlfriend and I dined at the restaurant on a Thursday evening in July. We had the most wonderful experience. When we arrived we were greeted at the door by the maitre d' who took the special bottle of wine we brought with us. The weather being picture perfect for an evening in... More 

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Francois B, General Manager at Clifton Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience at Clifton. We are so happy you had a wonderful dinner and your enjoyed the chef's tasting and the service. I will certainly share your comments with our team. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely More 

Falls Church, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice location just outside Charlottesville with an easy drive in to the city or to the surrounding wineries. We stayed in the Carriage House right next to the main building - a great room with a sitting area and loft for sleeping. The restaurant is great with a fantastic chef's table and tasting menu.

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Francois B, General Manager at Clifton Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us and to spend time writing a nice review about Clifton. We look forward to your next visit. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Clifton and had a great time in Charlottesville. Sincerely More 

Charlotte
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The minute we walked through the door we felt we were home. Genteel ladies at the front desk to greet us and show us to our charming upstairs room. The infinity pool and hot tub were soothing and welcoming. Dinner on the veranda was superb from soup to nuts, service being professional and cuisine being top notch. We are world... More 

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Francois B, General Manager at Clifton Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us. We look forward to welcoming you again soon at Clifton Inn. Sincerely More 

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