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Black Lantern Inn

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The Black Lantern Inn has charming and unique rooms with modern amenities, luxurious bedding, a welcoming atmosphere, impeccable baths and delicious breakfasts. The gracious hospitality and attention to details make a stay at our urban Inn an experience found in distinctive bed and breakfast accommodations. We are conveniently located one mile from downtown, and walking distance from two popular restaurants. The Mill Mountain Star can be viewed from our 2nd story covered patio as well as from our backyard fire pit. Transportation is provided to/from the Roanoke Airport and the Amtrack Station. Enjoy our complimentary bicycles on the nearby Roanoke River Greenway. We are Certified Virgina Green, and proudly serve organic and locally sourced products as available. We are actively involved in the community and excited to share all that Roanoke has to offer with our guests.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Roanoke Municipal Airport5 mi
Preston-Glenn Field41 mi
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in Roanoke on our way to Asheville, NC. The Black Lantern was easy access to I81, and a nice walk to Roanoke’s Market Square for dinner. Our hosts were welcoming and provided a delicious breakfast. Our room was very attractive and comfortable-we especially...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Departure812403, Owner at Black Lantern InnResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit! Thanks for the recommendation, Chris & Jayne

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

First, Roanoke is my home town and I was visiting family, friends and doing business. I stayed at Black Lantern Inn for three nights just to have a get away experience. Chris and Jayne are amazing and natural born hosts who provided the most comfortable...More

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Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Chris-Jayne-A, Owner at Black Lantern InnResponded 15 August 2018

We so enjoyed your company and meeting your family. Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Excellent hosts who could not be more helpful. The room and facilities were both excellent; very comfortable and easy to to settle into. The Breakfast was out of this world and served on an open air deck on the second floor. After breakfast we talked...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Departure812403, Owner at Black Lantern InnResponded 17 October 2018

That's so good to hear. It's getting colder on the deck now; bringing out the fireplace/heater!

Reviewed 8 October 2018

We stayed at The Black Lantern while on a trip with my mom and father-in-law. The accomodations were spotless and very comfortable. We all rested well on the very nice mattresses. Breakfast the next morning was served on the covered deck. I loved the fresh...More

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Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Chris-Jayne-A, Owner at Black Lantern InnResponded 9 October 2018

We so enjoyed having all 5 of you!

Reviewed 7 October 2018

This charming B&B was much more than we could have hoped for!!! We only hesitate to give it such a terrific review because we don’t want any completion for future bookings!!!! The hosts were fabulous, amenities galore and delicious unique breakfast each day. Incredibly clean...More

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Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Chris-Jayne-A, Owner at Black Lantern InnResponded 9 October 2018

Thanks, we look forward to your return visit as well!

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"We stayed in the upper room. Soooo comfortable."
8 Sep 2018
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"The Skyline Suite is gorgeous!"
7 Sep 2018
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"We stayed in the Black Lantern room. It was a perfect fit for our one evening in Roanoke. Comfortable bed..."
7 Sep 2018
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"Every room is like spending the night at grandma's but the Skyline room is the best."
4 Jun 2018
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US$126 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesVirginiaRoanoke
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