We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Excellent value for money” 5 of 5 stars
Review of BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn

Save Saved
You added BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn to your Saves list
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for rooms, adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   850 N Lee Hwy, 11N at I-64, Lexington, VA 24450   |  
  |  
Hotel website
  |  
Hotel deals
  |  
Hotel amenities
Offers & Announcements
Save up to 20%
Ranked #6 of 17 hotels in Lexington
Manchester
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Excellent value for money”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

We stayed here on a busy Friday evening when it seemed the whole of the horse world had descended on Lexington for some event or other. Many surrounding hotels were charging astronomical prices for what rooms they had left, but here at the Best Western Lexington Inn we were even allowed to use a coupon for one of their few remaining rooms. The room was very clean with lots of lovely thick towels and the $65.00 we paid even included breakfast which was more than adequate. Just couldn't fault it for the price paid, excellent value.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

149 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    53
    54
    26
    9
    7
See reviews for
54
45
12
19
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (12)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Trenton, Michigan
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
27 hotel reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

We found this Best Western in a rest stop coupon travel book. We called that night on the road (which you have to do when using the coupon book) and got a room. With the coupon the rate was $65 + tax.

The room was clean and had no bed bugs, but it did have a few flies, a spider and a beetle. I'm not a bug person so this didn't make for a good night's sleep!

The bathroom itself it somewhat tiny, but clean so I can't complain too much.

There is a mini-fridge and hair dryer in the room. Beds are comfortable enough. The stay was quiet, although I think they allow for pets so you could hear barking at different points during the night. In all honesty, though, I'd rather hear barking than noisy people. The hotel is an exterior access hotel, which we liked, and is also near - but not right on, the freeway. Don't drink the in-room coffee, it's disgusting.

The breakfast is OK. Scrambled eggs (not fresh, probably instant) and sausages, biscuits and gravy, oatmeal, donuts, yogurt, milk, juices, and coffee and tea.

I recommend this hotel if you need a basic place to stay with no frills. It does the job - gives you a place to sleep. It is far, however, from 5 star.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
DomSales, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn, responded to this review, July 23, 2012
I would like to first personally thank you for your review. We do appreciate the feedback we receive. We are happy to hear you found our hotel through one of the coupon books.
We are very sorry you didn’t have a bug free room. We do try our hardest to keep unwanted pest out by have a pest control company come out and spray once a month and by keeping the rooms really clean.
We are very proud of our clean hotel and we will make sure to let housekeeping know about the clean room you found.
We are a pet friendly hotel but we do try to make sure our 4 legged pets know they need to keep the noise down as well as the our other guests.
We are sorry you did not like the coffee. We do use the Best Western standard coffee. We do try to accommodate everyone preferences with coffee but know everyone likes it a little different.
Our breakfast is a Best Western standard breakfast with a few extra items. We try our best to keep it clean and stocked.
We hope if you are passing through again you will stay with us again.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Lexington, Virginia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
10 hotel reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

We are actually still currently staying in this property due to a very violent storm on June 29th that caused millions to lose power. We packed up our doggie and I reserved a room online very early the morning following the storm. We stopped by to make sure the reservation went through because the hotels phone lines were down. Tasha at the front desk was great, very helpful by letting us go ahead and check in due to the extremely high heat. Sooo convenient that they allow pets too! Nice grassy areas to walk the pup. And the rate was very reasonable in my opinion. We actually are choosing not to utilize housekeeping since our dog is with us, but all the ladies we came across this morning have been very nice. We did get some clean towels earlier too.

Fitness room is pretty nice, treadmill, elliptical, weight machine, & a bicycle occupy it. They also have a water cooler which is always a nice touch, along with a private bathroom. Breakfast was really pretty good for a freebie, eggs & sausage, along with biscuits & gravy, cereal, breads, donuts, yogurts, and fruit. Standard coffee, juices, & milks. Very nice indeed.

Our room is a non smoking with a king bed and microwave & fridge. It's very clean & comfortable, has 2 side chairs and a dining type table, along with a desk and separate chair for it. We hope to go home soon when power is restored but if I was in this area I would not hesitate to stay here at all!!

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn, responded to this review, July 5, 2012
Thank you so much for your review. We are excited we could help you in a time of need. It is not to offten we get to help our fellow neighbors but we are here if they need anything. We are glad you have enjoyed all the different admenities we have to offer including our workout room.
We hope you all (including your pup) are able to get back into your house again soon. Thank you again for your review.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Dover, Delaware
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

This was our first night stop on a cross country trip. Breakfast was excellent. Room was clean. The main complaint was that the people next door were smokers and smoked directly outside our room. I wouldn't complain typically but they smoked ALL night long --several times I woke up with an overwhelming nasty cigarette smell throughout our room. Our 2nd and 3rd night Best Western experience in other cities were much better.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn, responded to this review, June 21, 2012
Thank you so much for your review. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed our breakfast and the clean room. I am sorry for the smoke that came into your room. We are a smoke friendly hotel and do allow our guests to smoke. We try our very best to make sure all guests are happy and enjoy their stay with us. Anytime this happens please let the front desk know so we can come up with a solution that works for both you and them. I would like to thank you for still having faith in the Best Western Brand and continuing to stay with us. If you come through again on your way home we hope you stay with us.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Ohio
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

We recently stayed at 3 different Best Western on a trip to The Outer Banks through Lexington, VA. We ranked this hotel #2 of the three. It was very clean and surprisingly quiet with the exterior entrances and its location near a fairly busy highway during our Saturday, May 26 stay. With its location in a town with two colleges, we checked their calendars to see if prices would likely be raised for a graduation, etc. We have stayed just up the freeway in Staunton several times so that is an option if the Lexington hotels have upped their prices or are booked. I also have a review of the other Best Western which is located really close to this one so check it out, too.

This hotel is amazingly clean and I really checked. I finally found just a little dust on the chair rungs under the chairs in the nice breakfast space where you can enjoy a good free breakfast which included nicely cooked scrambled eggs as a choice. The ladies in the breakfast area were very friendly and kept everything stocked.

The hotel"s location right beside Applebees and a Dairy Queen and gas station make it very easy to take care of business and get back on the road. Don't miss the mockingbird that perches in a light on the parking lot. It really adds to the otherwise typical road trip environment.

Overall, we probably will stay here again and will recommend it to friends and family. Be aware of the rather strict cancellation policy though.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Lakewood, Ohio
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 hotel reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

Near the beginning of the Blue Ridge Parkway, but Lexington is a college town so you have to watch for local events and maybe the price is a little higher because of this. Hotel is located among other hotels and restaurants. Outside doors, but no problem with noise. Everything inside the room was quite adequate and the breakfast was good. Lovely birds singing in the trees and there was a little outdoor sitting area alongside the building.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Amherst, NH
Top Contributor
190 reviews 190 reviews
57 hotel reviews
Reviews in 85 cities Reviews in 85 cities
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

My wife and I have been on a week long driving trip and this was the most expensive place we stayed by far. Maybe it's fact that it was a Friday night, or it's a college town, or their were weddings, but for whatever reason the rates seemed to be raised compared to other places we've stayed at. Otherwise, a decent place, nice rooms, Applebee's restaurant right next door, good internet connection.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
mm/dd/yyyy mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for rooms, adults
Price Your Stay

Been to BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn

Address: 850 N Lee Hwy, 11N at I-64, Lexington, VA 24450
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Virginia > Lexington
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Lexington
#4 Family Hotel in Lexington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Go back in time to the civil war era while staying at this new and unique Virginia hotel! The Best Western Lexington Inn is a great setting for vacationers and those traveling on business. Full-service accommodations are provided at a great value. All guest rooms are clean, spacious, up-to-date and equipped with free high-speed Internet access. Other amenities include an on-site exercise center, continental breakfast and a business center. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Tingo, Priceline and Hotels.com so you can book your BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Best Western Lexington Hotel Lexington
Lexington Best Western

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage BEST WESTERN Lexington Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

;