Virginia

Hotels in Virginia

There are no shortages of places to stay in Virginia, ranging from quaint bed and breakfasts to luxury spas nestled in the mountains there is a place for everyone. Bernard’s Landing Resort and Conference Center in the Blue Ridge Mountains is perfect for all seasons. The resort offers swimming, skiing, tennis and horseback riding. It is one of the best hotels in Virginia. A visit to Virginia in the summertime calls for a visit to Virginia Beach and the Cavalier Hotel, located on the historic oceanfront, is perfect for families.

The Historic Mountain Lake Conservancy and Hotel is an excellent place to stay – especially if you’re a fan of the film “Dirty Dancing.” Guests can enjoy a host of outdoor activities including horseback riding and croquet. In the middle of Virginia’s horse and wine country is the Salamander Resort and Spa. Relax in the resort’s luxurious spa, or take a tour of the neighboring vineyards. In Hot Springs, Virginia is top rated hotel and spa, The Homestead, nestled in the Allegheny Mountains. Hotels in Virginia offer something for everyone.

The foothills of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, south and west of Washington, D.C., are a playground for the city’s old guard, their horses, and their beagles. With its laird-of-the-manor grandeur, no place evokes the regional esprit like Keswick Hall.

Situated on 312 acres along the Potomac River, Lansdowne Resort is an inclusive hotel and conference center. The resort and its 296 guest rooms and suites share a country manor theme and are decorated in shades of red, green, blue, and yellow.

Owners Linda and Bill Willoughby happily arrange everything from picnics to fly-fishing along the Rappahannock River. It’s an enchanting place.

Overlooking the Pentagon, this Ritz-Carlton property is situated directly on the Potomac River, just three miles from the National Mall. The 366 guest rooms include dark-wood furniture and Italian marble bathrooms, as well as nightly turndown service with treats.

At the intimate Clifton Inn, the decadent rusticity of the rooms—claw-foot tubs, Mascioni linens, fireplaces, but nary a ruffled window treatment in sight—is echoed in the innovative comfort food of its chef, Dean Maupin, who pairs perfectly seared quail with espresso-poached pears, and orange wi

Try the delicious grilled cheese on buttermilk bread served at the Country Store’s lunch counter. If you happen to be there on a Sunday, don’t miss the brunch, which verges on gluttony: eggs Benedict, shrimp and oysters, stands of prime rib, and omelettes.

This Victorian-era house has been turned into a seven-room B&B that offers high tea in the afternoons.

The Regency-style main inn dates from 1937, with a new Sylvia Sepielli spa; easily the area's most atmospheric hotel.

Centrally located in Old Town Alexandria, this Kimpton boutique hotel is less than a mile from major landmarks like the Lyceum and the Torpedo Factory Art Center. Behind a stately red-brick exterior, the hotel has 107 guest rooms furnished by acclaimed designer Vicente Wolf.

The Red Fox Inn evokes the charm of colonial Virginia with its 1728 stone building and period furnishings. Originally established as a tavern, the inn hosted such former guests as George Washington, General Jeb Stuart, John F. Kennedy, and Elizabeth Taylor.

This 1903 farmhouse has been decorated with period furnishings, and the expansive master baths have claw-foot soaking tubs.

It’s not often that an 18-room inn located in a tiny town like Washington, Virginia becomes a destination in its own right, but that’s certainly the case with the Inn at Little Washington.

Built by a master carpenter on the edge of the University of Virginia campus in 1817, the eight-room hotel retains its Federal-era charm with carved fireplace mantels and four-poster beds.