The Clifton is Charlottesville’s premier boutique hotel, restaurant and wedding venue. We offer luxury amenities and exceptional service on 100 acres of pristine Virginia countryside. Whether staying with us to experience Charlottesville’s wine and horse country, tour presidential homes, or dine in our picturesque 1799 Restaurant, we look forward to making your experience memorable.
Charlottesville’s most iconic estate welcomes you with lush, rich interiors, offering a modern twist on our historic property. Our friendly staff will indulge you in fully personalized service guaranteed to take your cares away and make you feel at home.
Come and explore the offerings of our Chef’s seasonal menus, featuring the bounty of our own organic vegetable and herb garden. To accompany your meal, the Blue Ridge Mountain views are spectacular and our wine cellar is stocked with Virginia’s most celebrated wines along with an extensive selection of global vintages.
When it comes to setting an unforgettably romantic tone for your life together, The Clifton boasts a long-standing reputation as Charlottesville’s most beautiful destination for weddings.
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LUXURIOUS ROOMS & suiteS
The Clifton has 20 newly refurbished, modern guestrooms and suites providing contemporary luxury in an historic setting. Before you head out for the day, enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast. When relaxing in your room, a rich host of amenities will enhance your stay:
• Samsung Smart TV’s with Premium Cable Channels • Nespresso Machines • Tivoli Bluetooth Speakers • Malin+Goetz Bath Amenities • Plush Bathrobes and Towels • Free Wi-Fi • Self-Controlled Air Conditioning • Dual-Line Phone with Voicemail • Daily Housekeeping • Turn-Down Service
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Upon arrival, you will be enchanted by 100 acres of Virginia wine country and the colonial grandeur of a property built in 1799 for the daughter of Thomas Jefferson and her husband. But it is our warm, personalized service that will bring your every wedding dream to life.
SOAK UP CHARLOTTESVILLE'S historic CHARM
The Clifton is a Virginia historic treasure. Our ideal setting offers you a private oasis nestled in the shadow of the spectacular Blue Ridge Mountains,
surrounded by 100 acres of forests, lakes and gardens. When it comes time to explore, the best of Charlottesville is moments away.
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