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General Lewis Inn

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301 East Washington Street, Lewisburg, WV 24901
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General Lewis Inn
Ranked #1 of 6 Lewisburg B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Bridgeport, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great staff and very nice accomidations. We were able to look around and pick our own room that suited us the best. All rooms were cozy with a small private bath. Beds and furnishing are antique. Bar room very nice with fire place. Attached dinning is very good. Will stay there again.

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Fayetteville, West Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to know what you want when you come to Lewisburg. It's a small West Virginia town and perfect for a weekend getaway. I live about an hour away and have been coming here for years - often just for a weekend night to get away. In fact, this Valentine's Day will be my 4th stay there since April,... More 

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Ohio
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

If you love history, book a room at the General Lewis. The rooms are full of antiques. Neat as a pin. Great food. Very comfortable. A bargain. In the heart of charming Lewisburg, Full of great shops, galleries, and restaurants. This is a great place to experience a great community.

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

My wife and I had a super enjoyable night at General Lewis Inn. The evening receptionist - Walker - who too my reservation via telephone the day before also checked us in. Based on Trip Advsior reviews, I requested 2nd floor room. and it was fulfilled. The room was lovely. My wife loved it. Queen bed, couch, desk, tub, really... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This hotel was where my parents stayed when they came to visited me when I was at Greenbrier Military School in the early 60's. It still has the same charm (and an alleged ghost) as it did back then, and it has maintained the integrity of history.

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charlotte, nc
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25 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I recently spend two night at the General Lewis Inn. The Inn itself is quite pretty, as is Lewisburg. It is located a short walk from the historic downtown which is full of lots of interesting shops and restaurants. My stay at the Inn was pretty good, but a few things could have made it a "five-star" experience. I traveled... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 via mobile

while traveling back to our hometown of Huntington, my husband and I along with our 2 young daughters decided to find a room to stay in along the way. My husband, having fond memories of the place as a child, thought this place might be a good stop. We called about 6pm and reserved a room as we thought we... More 

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Sparrow and Aar... H, Owner at General Lewis Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We appreciate all feedback, even when it's negative. I feel as though it is important to note that I was involved in all facets of this reservation. The reservation was taken at 3:00 pm (time stamped in our computer system), and the party was informed that due to our reservation... More 

Charleston, West Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

My wife and I stayed here recently and we found the staff was exceptionally nice and knowledgable about the town and activities that you can do.The General Lewis is also in a good location at the end of the main strip of downtown Lewisburg and that puts you within walking distance of all the shops and restaurants. We also liked... More 

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huntington, wv
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85 reviews 85 reviews
23 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I have stayed here before, but it's been years. in my younger days, I didn't notice the worn carpet and noisy heaters, but now I sure did! The breakfast is top notch though. and the bed was comfortable. this place is somewhere between a B & B and a small hotel. has some charms, and certainly not the cookie-cutter type... More 

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Wytheville, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The General Lewis Inn is a quaint, charming and refreshing experience. It is all that it claims -- a quiet and historic Inn, with excellent rooms, superb food and outstanding service. Go, have fun, shop, and spend some quiet time together. You will love it!

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Additional Information about General Lewis Inn

Address: 301 East Washington Street, Lewisburg, WV 24901
Location: United States > West Virginia > Lewisburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
General Lewis Hotel Lewisburg

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