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Stafford, Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a wonderfully relaxing weeknight between the Christmas and New Year's holiday at the Richard Johnston Inn. The historic property is ideally situated in old town Fredericksburg allowing us to walk to any number of restaurants and shops. The interior was fully decorated for the Christmas season and our room (the Loft) was perfect. The loft faces the rear...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for one night at this lovely B&B which is right in the heart of the Historic District of Fredericksburg. From the moment we walked in we were greated cordially, shown the amenities available during our stay and then taken to our lovely third floor room which was charming and comfortable. Breakfast in the morning was delicious and the...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An old inn located inn quaint historic Fredericksburg just one street up from the river. The innkeepers are wonderful - full of assistance without being intrusive. Much of the downstairs is a public area that is so comfortable that it makes you want to take pictures and try to recreate it at home! Large, comfortable rooms with excellent old style...

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Manila, Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome location in a charming little city. Very conveniently located in the perfect spot to check out the history of this great little southern town with a LOT of history. Also great location for nightlife/restaurants which were way better than we expected. Staff/hospitality were awesome. You definitely get your money's worth--and then some--when you stay here. Would highly recommend to...

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Marathon, Florida
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our 2 day stay. We reserved The Frejus room. The entire staff was friendly and the breakfasts exceptional. Our room was great with a very large bed. We even got a small bottle of champagne to celebrate my birthday along with chocolates and a bit of brandy. There is parking in the back. We...

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Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Stayed here recently and really enjoyed the location and the quaint room. I stayed in one of the rooms on Caroline Street, which was incredibly noisy (so bring ear plugs if you're a sensitive sleeper). The breakfast was very nice, but a little disappointed by the afternoon light snacks (not sure if it was an off day, but they just...

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Springfield, Virginia
Reviewed 6 December 2016

My wife and I had a wonderful weekend stay at the Richard Johnston Inn coming down to the area to visit our son at UMW and take in the Christmas parade. The staff were very friendly, the room was perfectly decorated for the Holiday Season and the breakfast each day was superb. Cheryl placed chairs outside for us to view...

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Windsor, California
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Beautiful property, just decorated for the holidays with a Christmas tree -- all different-- in each guest room. Innkeeper Cheryl prepared maple-bourbon French toast and other lavish goodies for breakfast. If you appreciate historical ambience, this inn is ideal. Dates to 1770 and is in the heart of the historic district, so you step outside to shops, restaurants etc. Very...

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Bensalem, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We loved the location of the B&B as it was on a street filled with restaurants, shops and antique stores. The room was tastefully decorated in antique furniture that was comfortable and user-friendly. However, our mattress was very uncomfortable and made awful sounds whenever we tried to move. Our bathroom door needed to be trimmed as it was too big...

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Millersville, Pa.
Reviewed 14 November 2016

A delightful place to stay, especially for a romantic get-away. Lots of little touches, such as a night light in the bathroom, luxurious bathrobes, wine and cheese in the afternoon, brandy in the room, coffee available at any time, etc. Very friendly and helpful staff. Currently struggling with wifi, but available in sitting area. Highly recommended.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
John Taylow, architect, and one of the original signers of The Declaration of Independence, constructed this unique, upscale 18th century Inn in 1770. In the 1800’s, it served as the home of the mayor of Fredericksburg, Richard Johnston. The award winning Inn offers seven beautifully appointed guest rooms, 2 suites and caters to small, intimate weddings and other special events in our courtyard or parlors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Richard Johnston Inn

Address: 711 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Region: United States > Virginia > Fredericksburg
Price Range: $217 - $327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Richard Johnston Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Rooms facing the back courtyard are quieter. The Loft room is fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles rockyn30, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“WIFI was spotty in room 7 during our visit so be sure to ask if it is working.”
 of 5 bubbles MetroWest52, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“For rooms facing the street, the noise from the pizza place can be loud on Friday & Saturday Eve's”
 of 5 bubbles jimworfolk, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms face the busy street, which could be a problem for some. I think all the rooms require climbing stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 9CeCe55, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Third floor suites are great, but there is no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles LarryTraveler, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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