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General Francis Marion Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
The historic General Francis Marion Hotel was originally built in 1927 and was restored to its original elegance in the early 2000s. The hotel's 36 guest rooms are beautifully appointed in period furniture with emphasis on comfort and luxury. The Speakeasy, the hotel's restaurant, offers superb dining in a Roaring '20s atmosphere. Located just feet from the famous Lincoln Theatre, the hotel is listed in both the National and the Virginia Historic Registers.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free parking
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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The General Francis Marion Hotel was a great place to spend time visiting my husband who is thru hiking the Appalachian trail. With it being so close to the trail, I was able to drop him up after hiking the day and returning to the hotel for a relaxing evening. I love the
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Here for two days with a group. Nice historic property lovingly restored. Warm and friendly staff. A few areas they could improve on: 1. Pillows were overstuffed foam. Difficult to sleep on. When we asked for softer down like ones, we were told this is all they have. Bring your
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My wife found this hotel listed in Marion that was highly rated. The daughter was interviewing at Emory & Henry and we thought it would be a great place to stay. It was originally built just before the depression and has changed hands repeatedly. However it's been renovated
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This hotel was a gem in Marion, VA.My husband daughter and I stayed there during a college trip. I highly recommend this property. Can’t say enough nice things about the staff, etc. if my daughter decides on this college I now have a great hotel to stay when visiting.
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Response from trisha r, General Manager at General Francis Marion Hotel
Responded Feb 4, 2019
Thank you so very much for your review and lovely comments. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to seeing you again.
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We love staying at this historic, refurbished hotel. The staff is friendly and helpful. The rooms are well appointed and comfortable. History practically drips off the place. It would classify as a boutique hotel, as its small, less than 20 rooms). Sparkling clean, completely
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Response from trisha r, General Manager at General Francis Marion Hotel
Responded Jan 23, 2019
Thank you for your review and rating! We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. We truly strive to make all of our guests feel welcome. The highest honor we can get is knowing that you would recommend us to your friends and family. We hope to see you again soon.!
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What time is check-in and what time is check-out
Hi, Our check-in time is 3pm.
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any charge for staff bringing up coffee to room since they DO NOT provide coffeemakers in the room
I walked down to get coffee, I did not ask for it to be delivered, they brought more with room service breakfast, but I need coffee as soon as I wake up lol
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Do you have motorcycle parking that is secured by cameras or in view of front desk?
There is secure parking in back of hotel. Don't know about cameras. There was a large motorcycle group while we were there, and they all parked in back. Plus one convertible.
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Do you have motorcycle parking that is secured by cameras or in view of front desk?
There are cameras we parked in the lot with no trouble. There is a bike washing station. Just ask the desk clerk , she will give you key to hose, buckets and rags. Have fun, no worries.
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Are refrigerators available?
Refrigerators are available upon request for an additional $10.
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"Stay in the executive suites for more room."
"Not a bad room at this Hotel"
"The hotel seems to be quiet through out."
"Our room was on the back and was very quiet."
"Recommend a room on the upper floor away from the major street."
$124 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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