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Welcome to The Blackburn Inn & Conference Center

A Historic Hotel in Staunton, Virginia

Experience a historic slice of paradise at our boutique hotel in Staunton, VA. Our singular, serene property sits on a sprawling 80 acres of well-manicured grounds. The Blackburn Inn & Conference Center in the historic district of Staunton exudes old-time charm while promising modern finishes, artful design, and superior hospitality. Our Shenandoah Valley hotel incorporates a distinct blend of timeless glamor, complemented by modern technology, new-age conveniences, and contemporary design features.


The Blackburn Inn & Conference Center is a tranquil historic hotel in Virginia less than a 5-minute walk from the excitement of downtown Staunton and the Shenandoah Valley. Savor relaxation and rejuvenation while easily exploring the local area, accessing nearby event hubs, shopping, dining, and more. You won’t find a better B&B in Staunton, VA!

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Exterior of The Blackburn Inn & Conference Center

Regal & Refreshing Rooms

Historic Architecture

The Blackburn Inn & Conference Center is marked by a rich and historic past, as it was once an integral part of the Western State Hospital. As it stands now, the historic hotel exudes a distinctive and unmistakably American look – characterized by red brick, whitewashed wood trim, classical moldings, and dramatic, light-filled hallways.


Take a step back in time as you enter through our boutique hotel’s welcoming entrance and ascend our grand, character-filled staircase. In its restoration, The Blackburn Inn & Conference Center has consciously blended architecture, design, and landscape to create a distinctly welcoming environment. Designed to continue to inspire and awaken our guests, our historic hotel in Virginia is punctuated by its ability to leave a “powerful, positive influence.”

Building in Staunton, VA

Voted One of Travel & Leisure’s Best Small Towns in America

Discover Staunton

Explore an enriching world of architecture, history, art, and world-renowned dining in Staunton, Virginia. Our hotel’s conveniently central location offers you easy access to the very best that the city has to offer. Virginia is characterized by its beautifully mountainous regions, with Staunton nestled in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley, at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains. This rolling, picturesque landscape guarantees you stunning views throughout your visit, along with a wealth of magnificent outdoor activities to immerse yourself in.

Conference Center

Nestled in the heart of downtown Staunton, The Blackburn Inn & Conference Center merges historic architecture with innovative design to create event spaces that offer exceptional settings for a wide range of special occasions – from corporate retreats to classic weddings.


Spend your special day with The Blackburn Inn & Conference Center and embrace a romantic wedding venue in Staunton, Virginia. From the rehearsal dinner to the ceremony and wedding reception, our team offers best-in-class service to ensure your dream wedding becomes a reality.


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Amazing Amenities

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Queen Suite

Dedicated Concierge Services

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