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    Big Meadows Lodge

    Mile 51.2, Skyline Dr, Shenandoah National Park, VA 22849
    +1 855-464-7719
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    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    My husband and I stayed here this past weekend, and we would definitely stay there again when we visit the park next. It was our first trip to this gorgeous park, and the location of the lodge is so convenient. I'm glad I chose here...More

    Thank Kristen V
    Response from Seth M, General Manager at Big Meadows LodgeResponded 17 November 2017

    Thank you so very much for the fantastic and honest review! I'm sorry you ended up with the room with only a tub. :( It's the only one on property. While that room is very unique I will be adding a shower head to that...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017

    We spent a long weekend here in a main lodge room (above the gift shop). If you are expecting a cookie cutter hotel experience, look elsewhere. Room was clean and comfortable, and spacious. The bathroom was clean but needs a redo. The meals were fabulous....More

    Thank Autumnsky
    Response from Seth M, General Manager at Big Meadows LodgeResponded 17 November 2017

    Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We hope to see you again. :)

    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    Loved the Lodge, the location and the staff. Dog lover's paradise. Dogs allowed in most rooms, as far as I could tell. From arrival around 3pm to going to dinner around 8pm, two large dogs in adjacent room barked almost continuously then several times overnight....More

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    Response from Seth M, General Manager at Big Meadows LodgeResponded 17 November 2017

    Hey Samsgamma. So sorry you encountered a barking neighbor. We are very much a pet friendly facility but those guests must be assigned a pet friendly room which are isolated to certain buildings on property. It's unfortunately common that some guest try to sneak their...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017

    We agree with UStraveler 230 in that booking with central reservations is always difficult and sometimes ends up putting us into a room not requested, but with no option when we arrive because the kind of room we want is occupied. We have been going...More

    Thank attender11
    Response from Seth M, General Manager at Big Meadows LodgeResponded 17 November 2017

    Thank you so much for the great review and I sincerely apologize we are not living up to your expectations. One of the things so unique about Big Meadows is the diversity of room types as there are a tremendous difference in floor plans and...More

    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    Booked into Big Meadows, and given a room in the original lodge. Well, more correctly, a room above the gift shop. Small, turning stairwell, view from window of the kitchen's roof, and several steps down to the bathroom! No a/c, so had to keep window...More

    Thank govandy
    Response from Seth M, General Manager at Big Meadows LodgeResponded 17 November 2017

    Thank you for the honesty in your review. While many or our visitors very much enjoy our basic and rustic accommodations there are plenty of visitors that do prefer our preferred accommodations. We are happy to know you ended up in a room more to...More

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    • US$152 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 97
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    2 September 2017|
    Response from anita p | Reviewed this property |
    There are terraces on many of the room blocks, check the descriptions for preferred rooms
    2 September 2017|
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    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
    31 July 2017|
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    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..."
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    "You need to check to make sure you are getting a private bath, and/or ac and fireplace, etc."
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    "skyland lodge was much better and friendly staff"
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    "Don't know if any rooms are good because our room certainly wasn't."
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