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1296 Clifton Inn Dr, Charlottesville, VA 22911-3627
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
The internationally renowned The Clifton, named the "Best Hotel in Charlottesville," and one of USA Today''s "10 best Southern fine dining restaurants" boasts 20 stunning guest suites and five unique dining venues. Relax by the fireplace with a specialty cocktail, escape to the wine cellar for a private dining experience, or enjoy casual a la carte dining on the veranda. Situated on 100 acres of rolling hills just 7 miles east of downtown, the dramatic infinity edge pool, miles of walking trails, and lake front views make Clifton the most desired hotel, dining, and special event choice in Charlottesville.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Getting there
Albemarle Airport16 km
Shenandoah Valley Airport52 km
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Only 12 miles from Monticello, the Clifton Inn was a perfect retreat after a day of touring. Staff could not have been nicer or more accommodating and the Inn was both historic and comfortable. Highly recommend it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful historic home and property that has been nicely updated. Friendly staff well-appointed room (we stayed in the Carriage House). Very cool little bar with great selection of drinks and knowledgable bartender. Dinner in the unique and very cool library dining room was fun -...More

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Response from Francois B, General Manager at The CliftonResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your review and your feedback regarding your dinner. We are so happy you enjoyed The Clifton and I will certainly communicate your comments about your appetizers to our Executive Chef. We are looking forward to your next visit. Happy Holidays....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Clifton Inn is incredible. The guest rooms are large & luxurious, but still very comfortable. The 1799 restaurant located at the inn is delicious. It was so good we ate breakfast & dinner there two days in a row & would have gone back...More

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Response from Francois B, General Manager at The CliftonResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for staying with us and dining with us during your stay. We hope to welcome you back at The Clifton very soon. Sincerely

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to stay in Virginia. Excellent for sightseeing the historical sites in the region. Beautiful in the fall. Dining room has terrific food. Breakfast was delicious. Very helpful staff.

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Response from Francois B, General Manager at The CliftonResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate your support. Thank you for taking the time to send us some feedback. We hope you will come back and visit again soon. Sincerely

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t think of a thing they could do to improve on this place. It has a gorgeous interior with an updated chic look while maintaining traditional charm. We stayed in main house and our suite was very comfortable, quiet and cozy. Beds are very...More

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Response from Francois B, General Manager at The CliftonResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comments. We are so happy you had a wonderful stay with us. We are looking forward to your next visit. Sincerely

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24 August 2015|
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
Room Tips
"The Carriage House is amazing!"
24 Oct 2018
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"The pool/ jacuzzi are 24-hours and separated from the main inn. Go out to the jacuzzi at night for some..."
09 Jul 2018
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"Do not go here, period. Big disappointment."
06 Mar 2018
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"Room 5 has a pull-out couch"
13 Nov 2017
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US$164 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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