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The Mimslyn Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Max Meadows, Virginia, USA
Reviewed 23 October 2013

We had a lovely weekend. The room was so cozy and quaint. The service was excellent. The dinner was delicious and the Elvis show was beyond wonderful! The Seafood Brunch buffet was just wonderful. The Prime Rib was exceptional and the raw bar was a delight! And, then the desserts ... OMG! A perfect getaway weekend for two. We will...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 21 October 2013

I enjoy staying at Historic Hotels, they are sometimes a bit quirky - as was our bathroom - but that helps you to remember that you are in a historic building. My husband and I stayed at the Mimslyn Inn and enjoyed our stay very much, it was very comfortable. We didn't eat at the restaurant (we went down the...

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 16 October 2013

My wife and I bought a package on "Living Social" and stayed two nights at the wonderful Mimslyn Inn. The Inn ( which was built in 1931 and completely refurbished in 2005) sits on a knoll overlooking Main St. in Luray with a view of mountains in the background. A doorman greets you as you enter a grand lobby with...

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Sardis, Ohio
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Our stay at the Mimslyn Inn was excellent! The room was beautiful, the staff friendly and helpful and the food was great at their restaurant downstairs in the Speakeasy. We are planning on returning and we were impressed. Loved it!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Driving up to Mimslyn...sun shining, wit blue grass band playing on the majestic porch...it was like entering another world. Fab cocktails on the patio, rooms were great...huge beds, extremely comfortable, very luxurious. Food was ok... Nothing too special, but all in all great place to stay when visiting blue ridge mountains

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Reston, Virginia
Reviewed 9 October 2013

The Mimslyn Inn is a lovely place to stay in Luray. My friends stayed at the hotel for a wedding. The staff was very friendly, charming and helpful. You feel like you have stepped back in time while at the hotel. The rooms are very clean and the beds were comfortable. They offer a AAA discount rate. Enjoy the history!...

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Reviewed 5 October 2013

This Victorian style Inn is beautiful and very well kept. The staff was delightful and the food was fantastic. We ate on the front porch dining area each night and loved it! The Jager Snitzel was delish! The only two things I wish would have been better were the water pressure in the shower (ouch!) and the AC unit in...

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easton, maryland
Reviewed 27 September 2013

After reading the inviting copy on the website of Mimslyn, I planned a 3 day surprise trip for my husband to enjoy Southern Charm and Hospitality, a restored historic inn, hiking in the Shenandoah National Park, exploring the caverns. Full of expectations for a warm greeting (great copywriter!), we got an arctic breeze coming from a man at the front...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 26 September 2013

After enjoying the beautiful scenery of the skyline drive, we decided to spend the night at Luray and visit the Luray Caverns the next day. We didn't book any hotel in advance. At Luray we found this lovely historical house, such a beauty! Such a surprise !! After the long drive we spent some time at the great pool area...

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Falls Church, Virginia
Reviewed 24 September 2013

While this was a first time overnight at the Inn, we've been there several times over the years for lunch or dinner. We had a lovely, large room w/sitting area that overlooked the front lawn and the view was amazing. Being a former valley gal, those views brought back special memories. It was sad though the doors that once opened...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This refined Georgian Revival inn is only 3 minutes to the Luray Caverns, gardens and museum, and 10.6 miles from the Thornton Gap Entrance of Shenandoah National Park. Each of the 45 rooms has been individually decorated with relaxing color schemes, beautiful fabrics, rich patterns, classic furnishings and modern amenities. Pillow-top bedding provides exceptional comfort. Large windows with natural light illuminate most rooms, allowing the vivid landscape of the outdoors to be seen. In addition to a fine-dining restaurant, Circa '31 and meeting facilities, the inn has a fitness center, a spa and an art deco-inspired cocktail bar known as The Speakeasy. There are also gardens, a gift shop and an art gallery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mimslyn Inn

Address: 401 W Main St, Luray, VA 22835-1024
Region: United States > Virginia > Luray
Price Range: ₹ 8,462 - ₹ 18,410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Mimslyn Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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The Mimslyn Hotel Luray
Mimslyn Hotel Luray
Mimslyn Inn
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“Choose a room that overlooks the cottages and mountains - great view. Also make a trip to the 3rd floor - beautiful view from the roof top”
JaycieB, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“Try one of the new Cottages. A bit more expense but worth it for the experience.”
mthead246, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“The hotel has cottages also but the ,main building is perfect.”
599kevinc, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask the front desk to help you start the wood burning fireplace on the upper level terrace for ultimate night time enjoyment!!”
oliverpeat, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We chose a corner room suite on an upper floor. Large, sunny. Very comfortable.”
Hulagirl36, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
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