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Yorktown, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Big Meadows Lodge is a laid back comfortable place to stay. Good food is available on site if you don't want to leave the property. The views are spectacular. It's a great place to stay to enjoy a variety of hiking options and to explore the Shenandoah Valley. I enjoy Civil War history so the Shenandoah Valley is very appealing... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were celebrating our 50th Wedding Anniversary where we had honeymooned. We loved it. We had 15 other family members some staying in the Lodge, some staying in the nearby campground. Big Meadows Lodge was extremely accommodating to our requests made in advance of our visit. There are several choices for eating in the Big Meadows area, all managed by... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

To many deficiencies to list! But the worst of it had to have been the inadequate security, the bugs and horrible tv! They didnt even have a phone in the room to call the front desk. Wires running on the floor, no fridge, a super crappy coffee machine, the crack in the rear door with daylight shining thru! Ive stayed... More 

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Laurel, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Big Meadows is very conveniently located in the middle of Shenandoah National Park. It was built back in the 1930's and they are doing their best to keep the nostalgic feel. The rooms are comfortable. There are a variety of rooms available. Being the summer I made sure we got one with A/C having been there before in the summer... More 

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Walter K, General Manager at Big Meadows Lodge, responded to this review

Hello hagemannj Thank you for your recent review and choosing to stay with us at Big Meadows Lodge. We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts with us and are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your trip back in time. You sure made a great choice choosing a room with A/C. It is definitely hot outside. Thank... More 

Winston Salem, North Carolina
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location for exploring Shenandoah National Park. Enjoyed the sunset views while staying in the Rapidan building. Paved trail from lodge to Visitor's Center (you may see black bears along this walk--we did.)

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Walter K, General Manager at Big Meadows Lodge, responded to this review

Hello moxiemom22 Thank you for your recent review and choosing to stay with us at Big Meadows Lodge. We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts with us and are very pleased to hear you enjoyed the view from Rapidan. Shenandoah National Park is a great place for hiking and the bears are plentiful this season. Thank you... More 

Narberth, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our room was large and relatively modern with high vaulted education ceilings and a firm comfortable bed. We went on long sometimes strenuous hikes and saw waterfalls, deer and bears. We hiked a section of the AT from Pinnacles to Mary's Rock and had a great day hiking up from the bottom of White Oak Canyon. Dark Hollows Falls is... More 

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Walter K, General Manager at Big Meadows Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Driver126 Thank you for your recent review and choosing to stay with us at Big Meadows Lodge. We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts with us and are very pleased to hear you enjoyed stay! Big Meadows Lodge is a great location for hiking, wildlife, and great views. Thank you again for your feedback. Hope to... More 

Akron, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in a lodge room which was very convenient to the main dining room, the large lobby, and even the tavern in the lower level. The private bathroom had shower gel and shampoo. The two twin beds each had blankets and a comforter, which would be nice on a cool evening. The lodge offered entertainment the night we stayed,... More 

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Boston
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were fortunate to have a room "up the hill" from the main building with a west-facing patio. While the accommodations were not much more than adequate (but comfortable), the panorama was spectacular and the sunset beyond lovely. The view from the deck at back of the main building was equally breathtaking with comfortable seating to relax and take it... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed two nights at Big Meadows with two teens. It was an excellent value. The rooms are pretty basic but many of them open onto the terrace with a magnificent view. We even saw a bear approach the inn! The large room we had reserved was up steep stairs with no view and more expensive than the two twins... More 

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Elmwood Park, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Found out about Big Meadows lodge from a server at the Paradise Lodge at Mt Rainier NP last year. Big Meadows is a great old lodge with terrific views of the valley and great sunsets. Stayed in one of the old lodge rooms but would consider a room with AC if I stayed there again.

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  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Additional Information about Big Meadows Lodge

Address: Mile 51.2, Skyline Dr, Shenandoah National Park, VA 22849
Location: United States > Virginia > Shenandoah National Park
Price Range: $124 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Big Meadows Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 97
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Also Known As:
Big Meadows Hotel Shenandoah National Park
Big Meadows Virginia
Big Meadow Lodge
Big Meadows Lodge Virginia
Big Meadows Shenandoah
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