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Wayside Inn

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London, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here overnight after visiting Gettysburg and before driving the Skyline Drive – and we were very glad we did. It is a wonderful old inn which is packed with interesting antiques and has a distinctive charm. Our room (Sir Bradbury) was spacious, comfortable and better than we had expected from the photo on the website. Everyone was very... More 

Thank Grumpyoldman
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21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the character and history of this place. My room was thoughtfully decorated with antiques (and a flat screen TV!). Had no problem with wifi. Teeny bathroom...but hey, this is an historical hotel! Also pleasantly surprised with the full, hot, made-to-order breakfast included with my stay. (Must get locally made sausage!) And the personnel was so friendly. From the front... More 

Thank Momonaroadtrip
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was lookin for a halfway point to spend the night after leaving the Outer Banks headed to Ohio - this is the place that piqued our interest and did not let us down!!! Comfortable rooms,restaurant and tavern on site -enjoyed a Friday nite Prime Rib dinner with a Bluegrass jam session afterwards! - once we parked there ws no... More 

Thank OtisOhio
Savannah, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice bed and breakfast, about a mile from the Cedar Creek Battlefield. Breakfast is hearty and they had live music on both Friday and Saturday Nights. The only complaint was, I could not get a WiFI signal in my room.

Thank firstcorps
Portersville, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Wayside Inn for the week-end on our Anniversary. It was perfect! It's the oldest working Inn in America! You can see how old it is around every corner of the Inn! Just beautiful! We stayed in the Victorian room,which had beautiful furnishings and was cozy.The Inn is nice and clean,which is a great concern to me.It... More 

Thank abbeyroad64
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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211 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

In town for the Route 11 Yard Crawl ( a 43 mile yard sale down US route 11). One night stay. The Inn is an historic place dating back to before the Revolution. Supposedly, it is the oldest Inn in the U.S. It consists of a restaurant, an Irish bar as well as sleeping areas. We stayed in the Sir... More 

Thank Mrfiz
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

We were looking for affordable accommodation at short-notice and were really happy to have stumbled upon this lovely inn. We stayed at a super-cozy room with antique furniture. The proprietors were friendly and breakfast was delicious - with a vast variety of options to chose from. It's the ideal if you're passing through or are looking for peace and quietness.

Thank Julia L
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

I found this gem and highly recommend it. This inn is America's oldest continuous inn and has been in operation since about 1797. The innkeepers are gracious and accommodating, the sleeping rooms are pretty much original with update bedding and bathrooms. There are great antiques in the common areas and the sleeping rooms. Finally there is a tavern on property... More 

Thank Alice P
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

My travel pal and I needed a short-notice, affordable room on our cross-country road trip, and had little idea what a gem we'd booked until we arrived. What a treat to discover the oldest continuously operating inn in the country, packed with antiques, art, curiosities, and stories, in all its crooked-angle glory. No extra charge for ghosts (we were assured... More 

Thank MischSafariste
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40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

This place is amazing! Due to the circumstances of my work, I was not able to stay here (it was not on the list of places I could book) but I was able to have an absolutely lovely meal on 6/7/2016. The proprietors were quite gracious and the food was wonderful. I've told my husband we need to stay here... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Wayside Inn
Wayside Inn
Cuisines: American, Bar, Grill, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic inn that has earned the distinction of being "America's First Motor Inn." ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wayside Inn

Address: 7783 Main St, Middletown, VA 22645-9502
Location: United States > Virginia > Middletown
Price Range: $103 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Wayside Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Wayside Hotel Middletown
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