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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were driving from DC and stopped at Mount Vernon. We wanted to also see at least part of the Fredericksburg battlefield. The RJI was perfect. Just a few miles from the Fredericksburg Battlefield and Chatham Manor, it was a great fit for our purpose. In addition to the beautifully presented inn, lovely room, great breakfast, and kind staff.....it was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Book early if you want to stay here as it is very popular. A fully renovated property that survived both Civil War battles, each room is themed and period decorated. Breakfast is included and its reported to be legendary. Sadly the cook was sick the two days we spent there, so breakfast was good but not legendary. Great location in... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our first time staying at this Bed and Breakfast and it was delightful!Quiet and peaceful atmosphere. It is right downtown with free parking out back. This makes it easy to walk around town and visit the many antique shops. We stayed in the Virginian which is a street facing room. Not a good idea on the weekend as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love small towns and Fredericksburg was a treat. The Richard Johnston Inn was lovely - -our breakfast, delightful and the staff, helpful. A positive experience for us as everything was A-1! The decor within our rooms and other rooms were lovely. The dining area was unbelievable - - very tasteful and grand! Easy access to Washington, D.C. via train.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay at the Richard Johnston (Caroline House). The house is absolutely stunning. The check-in was very easy and the service was fabulous. The location is great as you can walk to all of the shops in the town. Great restaraunts nearby. Looking forward to staying again in the future. Definitely worth adding to your list!!!!

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Galloway, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were traveling and wanted to stop in Fredericksburg on the way home... maybe see the downtown a little and have a nice dinner. Well, while on our vacation, we had a death in the family, so we had to leave early and couldn't make a stop. I called the hotel, not asking for a refund (we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

In a recent visit to Fredericksburg, Virginia, we decided to stay at an historical bed and breakfast and made a reservation at the Richard Johnston Inn. The reservation process was easy, and we did it via phone. The follow up email with all information was very helpful. Flying into Washington Reagan Airport, we made a very quick trip via Metrorail... More 

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Cheryl C, Manager at Richard Johnston Inn, responded to this review

We are so very grateful to you for sharing your experience with us . . . not only about The Richard Johnston Inn - but your entire experience! We are very blessed that we are so centrally located - to the train, off I-95, history, dining and shopping. Not to mention the Rappahannock River! And yes, there is a "big... More 

Pittsburgh, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

I truly wanted to give this an outstanding review; however, I must be honest in a couple areas. First the innkeeper Cheryl, is a kind, very friendly lady. The staff is also very friendly and so sweet to my two young grandchildren. The issues were with the property itself. First, the parking is in the back of the building under... More 

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Cheryl C, Manager at Richard Johnston Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words and praise - we truly appreciate it. With regard to your concerns - parking and air conditioning . . . .the elements of nature and the mind of a machine is a bit out of our control. We attempt to make our guests as comfortable as possible and to that end, we... More 

Libertyville IL
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

The Inn is a wonderful, welcoming romantic spot. You can't beat the location, walking distance to many sites and restaurants. Cheryl is a wonderful hostess and breakfast was delicious! We stayed in the Old Town room, with an exposed-beam ceiling, a delightful king bed. Would love to stay again!

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Cheryl C, Manager at Richard Johnston Inn, responded to this review

I so pleased that you enjoyed your stay as much as we enjoyed your visit! Thank you for being so gracious and sharing with others your experience - We are truly grateful! Cheryl More 

Celebration, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

We just completed a trip to the Richard Johnston Inn with my daughter, her husband, and our granddaughter to celebrate my daughter turning 30. We would HIGHLY recommend this inn. The location is absolutely perfect. Easy walking distance to all the shops and restaurants of historic downtown Fredericksburg. However, the inn itself is so nice you may not want to... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
John Taylow, architect, and one of the original signers of The Declaration of Independence, constructed this unique, upscale 18th century Inn in 1770. In the 1800’s, it served as the home of the mayor of Fredericksburg, Richard Johnston. The award winning Inn offers seven beautifully appointed guest rooms, 2 suites and caters to small, intimate weddings and other special events in our courtyard or parlors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Richard Johnston Inn

Address: 711 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5903
Location: United States > Virginia > Fredericksburg
Price Range: $165 - $301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Richard Johnston Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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