King George Inn

315 King George Ave SW , Roanoke, VA 24016 USA (Show map)


This beautifully restored 1890's Colonial Revival has received the Preservation Award for 2010. Each room is bathed in sunlight at different times of the day. With 12 foot ceilings, vintage furnishings, antique persions rugs and updated amenities, it is the perfect alternative to a Roanoke hotel. King, Queen rooms offer a varied choice for your sleeping comfort. All rooms have private, updated baths, ceiling fans, and air conditioning There are several private sitting areas and a common area for T.V. viewing. Guests have use of the Butlers Pantry for food and beverage storage. Plenty of parking and convenient to downtown Roanoke. A gourmet breakfast is served within your time schedule. Valet service is graciously provided.



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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service5
  • Value4.7
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Onsite Dining4.9

Wonderful visit

4.6 on March 13, 2016

We spent two nights in Roanoke on the way to N. Carolina, and so glad we spent it with Lynn and Jim. They treated us like royalty from beginning to end. Lovely room, so much attention to detail at the Inn and to their guests, and fabulous breakfasts. It was a perfect spot for us.

King George Inn in Roanoke, VA - Start your Blue Ridge Parkway Adventure Here!

5 on October 13, 2013

My husband and I have had the good fortune of traveling. Never have I written an on-line review but we felt that other folks should know what a gem the King George Inn truly is! Lynn and Jim Hunt, the inn keepers are simply engaging, exude southern hospitality, interesting, accommodating and simply put: entertaining! Lynn served what I would consider a gourmet breakfast, that was presented beautifully and was delicious! The rooms are huge, the linens luxurious and the mattress was so very comfortable. We slept so well, it reminded us of our stay at the Beverly Hills Hotel, it was that nice! We will not only return, we will encourage our friends and family to experience the King George Inn also. Most Sincerely, Rebekah and Michael Thompson

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for the "glowing" review...We appreciate your kind words. Lynn and Jim

- Lynn (innkeeper)

Regal in Roanoke

5 on December 17, 2012

I recently stayed at the King George Inn, and I can truly say that the experience was exquisite! The mansion is gorgeous, and the rooms are filled with lovely, period-appropriate antiques and furnishings. The hosts have made every effort to insure their guests' comfort; the guest rooms are thoughtfully appointed and luxurious, and breakfast was delicious (I toyed with the idea of trying to reproduce the meal myself, but I've concluded it'll be far better to book a return stay!). In addition, the location is great, just a short distance from the center of Roanoke. I highly recommend the King George Inn.

A Roanoke classic!

5 on December 17, 2012

I live near Roanoke and so I am familiar with many of the local lodging options. Of course, I have a favorite. When the opportunity arises for a quick week-end get away to shop and enjoy the downtown Roanoke market place area, you can't beat the King George Inn for a perfect place to stay. Lynn & Jim totally spoil all of their guests. The house is a magnificant, well restored, historical Roanoke mansion. The location is perfect for enjoying the downtown area, and what a treat to come home to the KGI after enjoying one of the many downtown Roanoke festivals (presently the "Dickens of a Christmas" when I stayed with Lynn & Jim). 5 stars! A+! Bravo!

Great evening with Lynn and Jim at the KIng George B n B

5 on October 22, 2012

Had a wonderful evening with family and friends with our host Lynn and Jim. The Bed and Breakfast is absolutely beautiful. love all the little touches Lynn and Jim have done to make their bed and breakfast a warm and comfortable place to come and stay. Breakfast was great too......far beyond our expectations. Thanks Dave and Cecilia

One year

4.6 on September 30, 2012

We had a great night here. Jim and Lynn were very hospitable and so sweet. The breakfast was amazing. Very nice place to spend our 1-year anniversary.


4.8 on July 03, 2012

We had such a pleasant stay here. We needed some time to relax, Lynn and Jim were so gracious and patient with our laziness. We cannot begin to express our gratitude at the opportunity to unwind. This Inn is gorgeous. Lynn's artistry was a welcomed surprise. Wish they were closer, we'd move in on the weekends :). J&J

Beautiful Bed and Breakfast

5 on April 24, 2012

We had a wonderful stay here. Jim and Lynn were like old friends and the rooms were outstanding. Loved it. Janice and Pat Sullivan

What a Treat!

5 on March 14, 2012

I spent two nights at King George Inn in early March and upon check-in was instantly made to feel at home. The innkeepers Lynn and Jim were so welcoming and a wealth of knowledge about the area. My mother and I stayed in the Elizabeth room which is charming and well apppointed, like the rest of the beautifully renovated and decorated home. As if all that was not enough to recommend this Inn, the icing on the cake is the breakfast prepared and served by Lynn and Jim. It was exquisite! Fresh ingredients and serious culinary skills combined for two fantastic breakfasts. I highly encourage anyone looking for lodging in the Roanoke area to stay with the Hunts at the King George Inn.

Girls weekend

5 on February 22, 2012

Felt like family. A wonderful two night stay. Jim and Lynn very accommodating. It was just the perfect trip. Loved the breakfast!!! Lynn gave us the greatest tour . Just wonderful. I wouldn't stay anywhere else.

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Rooms & Rates

The Elizabeth Room

Charming , updated 300 sq. ft. room with brand new Wesley Allen King size bed and perfect Serta mattress. . Add an additional guest for $45.00 which includes breakfast. There is an oversized step in shower but no bathtub in this room. The Elizibeth Room faces the upstairs Library which provides additional sitting area, games and reading material. There is no television in this area. Wifi is available in all areas.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $155 - $155

The King George Room

The majestic, 300 sq. ft. King George Room is furnished with a perfect Sleeper, Serta King Sized Bed. Appointed with a writing desk and seating it has a view of the mountains and the Mill Mountain Star. It is a favorite as a honeymoon suites as it also has its original , oversized , soaking tub (with bubble bath) as well as added shower, The fireplace shown, is not a working fireplace due to insurance policies. This spacious room is a favorite to all our guests .

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $155 - $155

The Queen Charlotte Room

This romantic room is often called our Honeymoon Suite as the furnishings are soft and romantic. The fireplace (not working due to insurance policies) adds to the ambiance as well as the view of the Mill Mountain Star. An updated bathroom with bath tub and shower completes to total comfort of this suite. For travelers requiring a full walk in closets this is the room. Suitable for hanging wedding attire and business suits . Two comfy chairs with ample natural light makes it a travelers choice for wifi connections.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $140 - $140

The Queen Victoria

A powerful room named after King George's Granddaughter, Victoria. Equipped with two comfy chairs and a writing desk, a perfect room to check your wifi and a favorite with our business travelers. The bathroom contains the original , oversized soaking tub and an added shower head. Step out directly to the upstairs library equipped with ample seating, reading material and games. A lovely space , elegantly furnished and exceedingly quiet.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $140 - $140

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Location Type

Downtown, Mountains


Roanoke, VA (ROA) 8 miles

Directions to property:

81 to exist 6 (Elm Ave.). Left on Franklin, 1 mile to Right on King George Ave. 315 King George Ave. 2nd house on Right.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Museum, National/State parks

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Historic Inn

On-site amenities


Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Board games, Ceiling fans, Desk, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Turndown Service, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Hiking trails, Take a walking tour of historic, old Southwest,, Sight-seeing

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  • Check In:: 2:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Check Out::
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Prior approval required
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments Other, VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: reservations secured with a credit card
  • Cancellations: 72 hours notice. Major events: 30 days; Virginia Tech events 30 days
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Lynn and Jim Hunt

Languages spoken


About the innkeepers

Visit the upstairs art exhibit area plus Lynn's Rooftop Gallery where current watercolors and work in progress are on display and available for sale...Lynn has been the recipient of several watercolor awards and specializes in local scenes of the historic old Southwest.

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  • Time Served: at your convenience
  • Serving Location: Dining Room

Special meal options

per your request

Signature Dish

Honey Greek Yogurt with seasonal fruit
Our breakfast starts with a healthy course of seasonal fresh fruit, honey greek yogurt and homemade granola. Our farmers market features fresh fruit such as: peaches, apples, blueberries and cantaloupe . Farm to table as well, with vintage tomatoes, roasted kale, and freshly dug potatoes. Breakfast is created with the seasons in mind and artistically arranged to delight. As a painter, I enjoy laying out a pallet to please.


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