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.

The Clifton

Is this your business?
Save
Traveler (151)
Room & Suite (62)
Dining (24)
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“the main house”(49 reviews)
“carriage house”(17 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
All hotel details
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (368)
There are newer reviews for The Clifton
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
363 results
Traveler rating
230
57
32
23
21
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
230
57
32
23
21
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsthe main housecarriage househoneymoon cottageinfinity poolbeautiful groundscontinental breakfastlovely roomthe entire staffa wonderful stayglass of wineyogurtweddingsuitepropertykeswickvirginiagm
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
141 - 145 of 363 reviews
Reviewed May 28, 2014

So close to Monticello and a five minute drive to the famous Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah valley, this beautiful house and stables/cottages were a delight. The restaurant served great food and wine, but also came up with a delicious light snack when we were...More

1  Thank Debs B
Response from ___027, General Manager at The CliftonResponded May 31, 2014

Debs, We really appreciate your gracious comments and I will certainly be sharing these with the team here, after all, its a team effort. Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. We hope that you will return in the near future. Niall...More

Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed at Clifton inn while visiting Charlottesville. The hotel grounds are beautiful. Birds can be heard singing while sitting on comfortable verandas. The room was large delightfully decorated, bed unbelievably comfortable. Service was smooth & efficient. Excellent advice for touring. Dining was first class...More

Thank Ilovetravelling12
Response from ___027, General Manager at The CliftonResponded May 31, 2014

We were very sorry to hear that you were sad to leave, so we all hope that you will come back soon ! We really enjoyed having you stay with us and look forward to it. Niall Reid General Manager The Clifton Inn

Reviewed May 17, 2014

For second year in a row servers in dining room did not know how to serve and clear. For an upscale restaurant this should not happen. We could hear someone snoring in the next room overnight ! For a property that should get an above...More

Thank b s
Response from ___027, General Manager at The CliftonResponded May 18, 2014

We appreciate the feedback from all guests, as it helps make us better. We will be sharing this with our Management Team and be taking corrective action where possible. Niall Reid General Manager Clifton Inn

Reviewed May 14, 2014

We recently celebrated our 30th anniversary at the Clifton and the staff could not have been nicer. We were welcomed to our beautiful room with fresh fruit and a card, had afternoon tea with fresh baked scones, then took a stroll down to the private...More

Thank Pam S
Response from ___027, General Manager at The CliftonResponded May 16, 2014

Absolutely delighted that Pam that Pam appreciated the cozy room, great staff, the grounds with the private lake, the wonderful views and the best dinner she has ever had amongst other things. Unfortunately, we cannot take credit for the sunset, but we can certainly pretend...More

Reviewed May 12, 2014

My husband and I stayed at Clifton Inn as part of our 1st anniversary trip. We like to try Relais & Chateaux restaurants and hotels. We were not disappointed. We were upgraded to the Honeymoon Cottage. It was very quaint. The bed was SO comfortable!...More

1  Thank MaegUT07
Response from ___027, General Manager at The CliftonResponded May 16, 2014

We are very happy to hear that MaegUT07 enjoyed some of the lovely features of Clifton Inn such as the gorgeous grounds and the charming rooms, enjoying the fact that there is everything to do here such as a swimming pool, walks and history all...More

View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Charlottesville
See allSee all
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
$210 - $390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Charlottesville
#9 Romantic Hotel in Charlottesville
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$210 - $390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Charlottesville
#9 Romantic Hotel in Charlottesville
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveler (151)
Room & Suite (62)
Dining (24)
Pool & Beach (5)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
DrDee0809
August 24, 2015|
Answer
Response from Cliftoncares | Property representative |
We do not have twin beds, but we do have suites that have a queen bed and sleeper sofa in the same space. We also have a room for just one person that is a standard size. Just call reception and they will be able to match... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Do not go here, period. Big disappointment."
Read review
"Room 5 has a pull-out couch"
Read review
"Eat on the back porch and enjoy the beautiful garden views"
Read review
"I would stay in one of the cottages not in the main building."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing