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Richmond, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Patrick and Iris bring the past to the present in this magnificent home built in 1868. They made my first B&B experience very memorable and we enjoyed learning about the house and the stories behind the famous French Toast! The home is decorated with antiques and really takes you to another time and place. Loved that there were no TVs!... More 

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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We loved the place! We will definitely be back! Patrick and Iris are the best. They have an amazing breakfast and service, no matter what we needed! We walked on the property and could smell the delicious Magnolia tree immediately! -Mark & Shelley, Charlotte, NC, July 2016

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Philadelphia
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

We had a nice stay at the Magnolia House, but it has a long way to go. Of the two innkeepers (married couple), we met Patrick, who was extremely friendly and enthusiastic. He explained they had recently purchased the inn (not sure when), and it was pretty clear they are rookies. The inn itself is very cute and cozy, and... More 

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Watertown, New York
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

Said here for a reunion weekend. Our room was cute and private. Noise does travel throughout the house and our room was way hot for us. Our bathroom was very small and definitely installed post date of the home without modern updates. The breakfast was very very good. Within walking distance to downtown Lexington. Overall, ok. Would not stay again... More 

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Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Very pleasant. Nice hosts and friendly little dog Alfie. Excellent breakfast, elegantly served. We walked to the town center and had a nice dinner. A lot of history in the town - I had no idea that Traveller did so much "traveling" after his untimely end. Would definitely stay there again. Thanks!

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Glade Spring, Virginia
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Reviewed 1 June 2015

Spent two nights at this B & B in Lexington for our anniversary weekend. The hosts were cordial and we were the only guests for the weekend. Our room (the Garden Room) was upstairs and had a private bath and a window A/C unit. Despite being a window unit it cooled the room adequately. The bathroom was a little small... More 

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Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

Positive: We loved our room, loved the dog Alfie. Negative: innkeepers don't love Alfie. Rule-y. Very rule-y. Including which cloths you are to use when bathing. We felt like a bother the entire weekend...As if we were imposing on them to sleep in the home...even though we were paying a handsome amount to be there. We'll never return to the... More 

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Dumfries, Virginia
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2014 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed out time with Wes. He wad very polite and respectful in every way. For Saturday breakfast, we enjoyed some of his home made banana bread - from his grandmother's recipe. Breakfast on Sunday was a delicious french toast recipe, again, absolutely delicious. We highly recommend Magnolia House for stay in Lexington, VA.

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Chester, Virginia
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Reviewed 10 June 2014

Great B&B. Nicely furnished. Comfortable. Private. Ten minute walk to downtown along Main Street. House has beautiful Victorian period decor and scrumptious breakfasts. Wes, the Innkeeper, is the perfect host. We would stay again.

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Daleville, Virginia
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Reviewed 25 May 2014

The Inn is next door to a fraternity house, making a good night's rest problematical. Our sleep was interrupted several times Friday night by loud voices outside. At 2:30am I went outside to ask them to move away from the Inn. It was a bad experience. Other than the neighbor problem, the Inn was as advertised. The 'For Sale' sign... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about 1868 Magnolia House Inn

Address: 501 South Main Street, Lexington, VA 24450
Region: United States > Virginia > Lexington
Price Range: $276 - $408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — 1868 Magnolia House Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The Lexington Room is huge and has an awesome bed”
 of 5 bubbles Tayl405, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are 5 rooms in all. At least two of these are suites. The suites have an additional bed which makes them suitable for families.”
  • Garden room.
  • View from Main Street.
 of 5 bubbles RDG1977, 31 May 2015 | Read review
“Sunshine Room as just the right size for two. Plenty of seating for quiet moments in the room.”
 of 5 bubbles tomsI8000QL, 10 Jun 2014 | Read review
“We had the room on the first floor. It had a king sized bed, nice sitting area, fireplace, and a huge bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles DanM09, 1 Jan 2014 | Read review
“The downstairs room is the best”
 of 5 bubbles Endodoc1, 17 Nov 2013 | Read review
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