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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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Lewisburg, West Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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Cooperstown, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We stayed at the Red Lantern Inn to be near family who live in Clifton Forge. It is a very nice, older building and the rooms are large, clean and light. We will go back there again. The owner and staff were very pleasant.

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Smithfield, Virginia, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

I stayed at The Red Lantern Inn for the first time this past weekend. I was deeply impressed with the accommodations. The place was absolutely spotless and everything looked so clean crisp and fresh. Rooms were big with comfortable beds and the house was plenty big as 4 different groups filled it out for the weekend. We were on the... More

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Mount Airy, North Carolina
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

We stayed with a small group at the Red Lantern Inn. It's a clean, cozy, welcoming place and the owner, Jo Ann Gideons, and her assistant Esther, couldn't have been more helpful. We will definitely be coming back! Clifton Forge is an attractive small town with good food and an interesting history, very walkable.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

The Red Lantern Inn has been nicely remodeled while retaining many of its historic elements. The updates are more apparent in person than on the website. Jo Ann is great company and makes the stay even more enjoyable. Would definitely return to the Red Lantern Inn.

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Cobden, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

I stayed four nights at the Red Lantern while I was in Clifton Forge, giving music workshops, and playing a concert. The Inn more than exceeded my expectations....It was like staying at a friend's house. It is very comfortable, completely updated to feel like a modern house in terms of luxuries, yet furnished with nice antiques to give a historic... More

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Green Cove Springs, FL
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

What a lovely inn rich in history! We felt welcome immediately at this charming inn. The owner was very gracious and hospitable, giving us a brief tour before getting settled in. The furnishings were extra comfy, the snacks were delightful. The bed was theist comfortable bed I've ever slept in. Excellent restaurant recommendations, some within walking distance. First class, very... More

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Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

We had many people stay at the Red Lantern for a recent wedding and even the bridal party decided to stay on the eve of the wedding because it's so nice! We enjoyed having a large social area to relax and prepare for the wedding. Our guests enjoyed mingling over coffee and muffins. We were able to do laundry, make... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
30 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

We got in Clifton Forge at around 8pm, and two other guests let us in. We grabbed our key to the room and settled in. The Inn was beautifully decorated, very clean, and to my surprise, a lot of goodies for the guests in the kitchen. We went on the hike next morning at the Douthat State Park, came back,... More

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Address: 314 Jefferson Avenue, Clifton Forge, VA 24422
Location: United States > Virginia > Clifton Forge
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