The Clifton

The Clifton is one of Charlottesville’s premier boutique hotel, restaurant and wedding venue. They offerr luxury amenities and exceptional service on 100 acres of pristine Virginia countryside. As a destination experience to visit Charlottesville’s wine and horse country, tour presidential homes, or dine in their picturesque 1799 Restaurant, a stay at The Clifton will be 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.