We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Traveller (518)
Room & Suite (158)
Dining (13)
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Hotel_Review_Price_Refresh
Save this hotel
and keep track of your top hotel finds.
Save now
Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“great room”(82 reviews)
“big meadows”(272 reviews)
“skyline drive”(145 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
3 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Offers from Big Meadows Lodge
Hotel deals
Offers from Big Meadows Lodge
Hotel deals
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Reviews (1,169)
Filter reviews
1,139 results
Traveller rating
466
387
160
81
45
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
466
387
160
81
45
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsgreat roombig meadowsskyline drivedining roomrocking chairsmain buildingdouble bedget awaybeautiful settingcell phonewi fipreferred roomvisitor centergift shopshenandoah valleyblackberry ice cream piehiking trails
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 1,139 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

We go up to Skyline Drive and hike in the National Park at least once per year. We have always wanted to stay at Big Meadows because we like the hiking trails in that area. We have stayed at Skyland before and really enjoyed it,...More

Thank kisoffbaby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been several times and have enjoyed it greatly. The lodge holds lots of history but with very modern touches. We've enjoyed eating there several times over the years and going out on the back deck to look into the Shenandoah Valley below, watch a...More

1  Thank Sue L
Response from Seth M, General Manager at Big Meadows LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the fantastic review. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 9 January 2018

We have stayed in the lodge, in the cabins & in the campground. We love it all. The lodge is beautiful & we enjoy the sing alongs in the taproom. This year will be the 30th time we go there. We'll probably stay in the...More

1  Thank dallasblevins
Response from Seth M, General Manager at Big Meadows LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Hello! Thank you for the great review. We hope you enjoy your next visit as much as your past ones. :) See you again.

Reviewed 3 January 2018

The lodge was beautiful and comfortable. I arrived at night and the view of the sky from the balcony in the back was breathtaking, almost surreal. The only con was the air conditioner did not work but thankfully it wasn't a hot night. The fan...More

Thank Lauren S
Response from Seth M, General Manager at Big Meadows LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review! One of the great things about being up above 3,000 feet is the air is fresh and evening and night time temperatures make it lovely to sleep with the windows open. Sorry about the A/C unit.. We can usually...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017

We had a handicap room that had a fabulous walk in shower. The room was very nice the only bad thing about it was where they are located. Not all Handicap people can walk a long distance to get to a room. Not enough handicap...More

Thank vernonm844
Response from Seth M, General Manager at Big Meadows LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so very much for the honest and detailed review! We appreciate this type of feedback as it helps future guests who read reviews have a sense of what to expect. All the best.

View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Shenandoah National Park, VA
See all Shenandoah National Park HotelsSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 153 - US$ 222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 153 - US$ 222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (518)
Room & Suite (158)
Dining (13)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
bydamanti
2 September 2017|
Answer
Response from anita p | Reviewed this property |
There are terraces on many of the room blocks, check the descriptions for preferred rooms
0
Votes
bydamanti
2 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from pmeyer123 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response. The hotel rooms or non-main lodge mostly face the woods. Still pretty though. If you want a valley view, you should stay in the mail lodge. I love those old rooms anyway. Do not expect modern... More
0
Votes
julieb312
31 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from anita p | Reviewed this property |
Not under construction
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Our room was where it was very quiet but a good ways to get to the parking lot and definitely a long walk to..."
Read review
"You need to check to make sure you are getting a private bath, and/or ac and fireplace, etc."
Read review
"skyland lodge was much better and friendly staff"
Read review
"Don't know if any rooms are good because our room certainly wasn't."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing