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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Convenient location. Rooms are clean and nicely furnished. Upgrades ongoing. Breakfast available. Other restaurants within walking distance. Perfect for rail fans. Great for a couple of very relaxing days in a beautiful small college town.

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Thank Mzahn13
henryclayinnkeeper, Manager at The Henry Clay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing The Henry Clay Inn(R) and for taking the time to review here on Trip Advisor. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you on the next trip this way! More 

Alexandria
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at the Henry Clay Inn for a night. It was our first time there. We had a great experience. The staff was so accommodating and friendly. The Inn is full of charm! We stayed in a classic queen room. It was very comfortable and had everything we needed including a mini refrigerator, ironing board and iron, tv... More 

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Thank Judi D
henryclayinnkeeper, Manager at The Henry Clay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks again for staying with us, for taking time to review and we hope to see you this fall! More 

Richmond, Virginia, United States
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just came by for breakfast, but what a lovely experience! The hotel no longer looks tired and worn. It has been restored to former elegance and cleanliness. We had an amazing breakfast, prepared quickly but perfectly. The waitress was personable and experienced. Kudos to the owner for turning this potential focal point of the town around.

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henryclayinnkeeper, Manager at The Henry Clay Inn, responded to this review

So glad you had a chance to come up for breakfast Barbara, we hope to see a lot of "Richmonders" up our way. We really appreciate you taking the time to review and for sharing your comments. Come see us again soon! More 

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome. Beautiful boutique hotel located right in town. If you're a train buff this is the place for you. Bring the wife and kids and you won't regret it. A real full breakfast is included with your stay. The staff was awesome and very friendly. I will stay here again without a doubt.

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henryclayinnkeeper, Manager at The Henry Clay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us Mike and taking the time to review. We very much appreciate your comments and look forward to that next visit! Paige More 

Wayne, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Can't say enough about our entire stay. Rented 2 room ad both were clean with appropriate amenities The staff was gracious and accommodating from check-in to check out. In fact, they provided great customer service even after our departure. Our son left his blazer and 2 dress shirts in the room. We were notified on our way home and the... More 

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henryclayinnkeeper, Manager at The Henry Clay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The Henry Clay Inn(R) and for taking the time to review. We value our guests opinions and appreciate your comments. Hope you get a chance to stay with us again soon and congrats on your daughters graduation! Paige More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Convenient to Amtrak, downtown Ashland, Randolph Macon College, and with adequate parking, the Henry Clay Inn, under new management is determined to remain open. The building, exterior and interior is clean and beautiful. Our room was fresh and nicely decorated but the mattress was harder than we are accustomed to. Both of us woke with mattress-induced back stiffness. A room... More 

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Paige L, Manager at The Henry Clay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us Dave and thanks for the feedback! We are upgrading rooms, including the mattress', throughout the next few months so we hope you come back and see us and we'll make sure you get a "new" mattress. Thanks again from all of us here at The Henry Clay Inn(R)! More 

Alexandria
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I returned to the Henry Clay Inn this past weekend (4/22 - 4/24) and was pleasantly surprised to discover it was under new ownership. Plans are in the works to revive the dining starting with breakfast and the service is impeccable.

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Paige L, Manager at The Henry Clay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for "coming back" to The Henry Clay! We love our returning customers and very much appreciate your kind review. We look forward to seeing you again soon and making you a wonderful hot breakfast! Till next time we seen best wishes, Rick and Paige More 

Tampa, Florida
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42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

We chose to spend the night here, and catch the Amtrak to DC next day. This hotel exceeded our expectations, and certainly lived up to reviews we researched to make our selection. The public spaces are nicely decorated and our room was just lovely and comfortable. We selected a room on the side opposite the railroad tracks, which had a... More 

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Thank Russ A
Paige L, Manager at The Henry Clay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us Russ and for your kind review! We look forward to your next visit and with the full kitchen now open we can fix you a nice hot breakfast! Best wishes and see you soon! Rick and Paige More 

Denver, Colorado
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

I've stayed here several times, starting in 1997, and it is always a pleasant and relaxing experience. We have had family events here and stayed in multiple rooms but congregated in the common areas. The common areas are pleasant and inviting, there is coffee available anytime, the porches are very pleasant for sitting and reading. If you sit on the... More 

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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

My in-laws stayed here in July and had a wonderful time. They were very complementary of the facility and staff. So much so, the entire family is planning a Christmas celebration for December. I called and spoke to Alex and she could not have been more accommodating. She helped pick the right rooms for an elderly couple, gave suggestions on... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer 11 guest rooms and two suites all with the modern amenities you have come to expect including breakfast, free wireless internet, cable television, in-room refrigerators, ironing boards and hair driers......We have large front porch with balcony from second floor parlor. Guest rooms on the rear share a back porch. Our newly re-opened breakfast restaurant (open to inn guests only until further notice) is located on the first floor. We will soon offer porch seating on the screened in portion of the front porch, perfect in warmer weather. The inn overlooks Railroad Avenue and is directly behind the Ashland Visitors Center and Train Depot (Amtrak stops here) and across the tracks from Randolph Macon College. We also work with the local YMCA (5 minute drive/15 min walk), offering use of their facility for $5, just show them your key! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Henry Clay Inn

Address: 114 N Railroad Ave, Ashland, VA 23005-1517
Location: United States > Virginia > Ashland
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
Henry Clay Hotel Ashland
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