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The Red Lantern Inn

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314 Jefferson Avenue, Clifton Forge, VA 24422
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Franksville, Wisconsin
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Of the seven rooms available our family took up three, all upstairs. The beds were wonderful and comfortable, The Inn was very clean and always plenty of fresh breakfast food in the kitchen (which my teenage grandson loved, because he likes to eat in the middle of the night). The bathrooms were always ready with fresh towels and anything you... More

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Ringold, GA, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I travel with a Beatles tribute band called The WannaBeatles. Last night was our second stay at the lovely Red Lantern Inn. It's charming, immaculate, friendly, and memorable. Jo Ann is a natural hostess, who made us feel like family. A large tub for a nice hot bath, a variety of well-kept bedrooms, and a handy kitchen with plenty of... More

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Vatican City, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The reviews were great, but The Red Lantern Inn far exceeded my expectations. Lovely, immaculately clean, great location, well stocked! The restoration of this building was obviously done with love and with high quality efforts and materials. We enjoyed a drive through Douthat State Park, Ice cream at Buckhorne Country Store, and dinner at Vic's...gotta love those local eateries. Highly... More

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Warrington, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

If you are looking for a wonderful inn near Douthat State Park, you need to stay at the Red Lantern Inn. It has everything you look for in an inn: comfortable beds, beautiful bathrooms (don't let the sharing of bathrooms scare you - there are plenty to go around), country chic decor in the common areas and rooms, ultra clean,... More

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

My son and I enjoy mountain biking together. Douthat State park and the local trails provided us with the adventure we desired. Joann provided us with the rest. Each morning she had fresh fruit, baked goods, coffee and other breakfast items. A perfect start to a hard days ride. Returning back to the inn sweaty and dirty we cleaned up... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I am a frequent guest of the Inn. The owner always goes out of her way to accommodate my requests and make sure that my stay is perfect. The rooms are lovely and well decorated with comfortable bedding and quality linens. The kitchen is always stocked with treats and fresh fruit. I wouldn't stay anywhere else for my business trips... More

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Covington, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We recently had an overnight stay at the charming Red Lantern Inn. It is a rare gem in the beautiful hills of Virginia. Closely located right off 64 West, it offers a jaunt back in history in the entire home. Lovely rooms and a lovely kitchen, with small town atomoshpere, with closely located antiquing. The rate per night is also... More

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Powhatan, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We wanted a relaxing weekend but we got so much more than that. The rooms and the Inn are clean and beautifully decorated. The beds are super comfy and the sheets were smooth as silk. The kitchen was well stocked. Sitting on the porch made it feel even more like home. The Inn is located right off Main Street and... More

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Lewisburg, West Virginia
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The Red Lantern Inn, an uncommon inn set just at the top of downtown Clifton Forge, easily within walking distance to everything. The Red Lantern Inn has had many incarnations, including a funeral home, but it is this last metamorphosis that strikes me as being just right. The inn is filled with antique and new furnishings that envelope you with... More

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Brookneal, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

This is a wonderful "Home away from Home"! JoAnn is so friendly and helpful, and the house is beautifully furnished with so much character. Clean and welcoming, easy to walk to restaurants and shops. We will definitely be back as soon as possible!

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Address: 314 Jefferson Avenue, Clifton Forge, VA 24422
Location: United States > Virginia > Clifton Forge
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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Casual overnight accommodations in downtown Clifton Forge, VA within walking distance restaurants, shops, C&O Heritage Center, Arts & Crafts Center, Clifton Forge School of the Arts, Masonic Amphitheater, and the Amtrak station. Guests can take the Amtrak to Clifton Forge for the weekend and enjoy a quiet weekend in a small VA town. The Masonic Amphitheater has events every weekend from May until October. Outdoor activities in the area include: hiking, biking, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, swimming. A short drive away is Douthat State Park which has miles of stream fishing, a 50-acre lake stocked with trout, a sandy swimming beach with snack bar, boat and bicycle rentals, more than 40 miles of hiking and mountain-biking trails, an amphitheater, playgrounds, picnic areas, tent and trailer camping, a restaurant overlooking the lake, and nature and history programs. ... more   less 
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