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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an older hotel. The room was decorated nicely ableit the carpeting was like astroturf. The room was "clean" mostly, but smelled of cigarette smoke, and there were drink rings and stickiness left on the night table, so clearly that hadn't been cleaned.. The smoke smell was old, and was heavily covered by a wall plug-in, which I unplugged...

Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This motel met our needs perfectly for an overnight stay in town between hiking adventures. It's a short drive away from several food locations and a supermarket. Mini fridge and microwave, clean room with TV, comfortable stay, and extremely conveniently located. The gentleman at the front desk was very friendly. (:

Thank Heather N
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I had read some reviews and most said this place was clean. It was very clean, really nice man working the desk, definitely an older motel but it was super clean, furnishings were a bit outdated and decor did not match but great shower and super comfy beds. We loved it!!

Thank christiehales
Newport News, Virginia
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The Cardinal Inn is a motel located in the town of Luray Virginia. Open the curtains towards the back of the room and there is a nice view and area for you to picnic. This is a bare bones motel, but the innkeeper emphasized that if we needed anything just ask him. He was friendly and accomodating. Rooms were big,...

3Thank oareunion
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

This motel was a little overpriced for what it is. It's a little older and you can see that in the decor. The beds are very uncomfortable and the pillows are so thin that we went to a nearby Walmart and bought a comfortable pillow to sleep on. Average motel, but first rate service from the staff. They are very...

Thank Allison C
Longwood, Florida
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The outside of the property looks old but the room was large and comfortable. There was plenty of room, decent wi-fi reception, good closet space and a refrigerator. The staff said that if I needed anything else (linens, pillows, coffee maker, etc.) to just ask. The bathroom was good with very strong water pressure in the shower. There was a...

Thank Lei2390
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The room was fine, but this motel does need a freshening up. Decor is old and dated, but the king size bed was comfortable and it was clean. Clerk was friendly and accommodating. Reasonable value at $75 a night (plus taxes). No breakfast or coffee. Would stay again.

1Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Yes, the sign is worn and the paint is peeling off the building. Inside, the rooms are clean, have the biggest bathroom ever, best water pressure in the shower, and a microwave and fridge. It is quiet and a great place to bring a family--close to a convenience store and local restaurant. The owner seemed very friendly and accommodated our...

Thank blondestblonde
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 1 August 2016

The room itself was clean, the sheets and bathroom had been attended to, but it was definitely outdated and a bit rough. The TV was old school, which was fine, we never use TV's anyways, but the plastic around it was very scratched, and the doors and baseboards in the room were worn and dirty. It was as if everything...

Thank r4mbl3r
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Room was clean, but very dated. Poor window coverings, sagging on the rod and did not darken the room well enough. Comfortable bed, but a very loud air conditioner unit that did not have a fan adjustment.

Thank Thomas K

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Cardinal Inn

Address: 1005 East Main St, Luray, VA 22835 (Formerly Best Value Inn-Luray Caverns)
Region: United States > Virginia > Luray
Price Range: $106 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Cardinal Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Cardinal Inn By Silver Star Hotel Luray
Cardinal Hotel Luray
Cardinal Hotel By Silver Star
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“We got the King with Sofa”
r4mbl3r, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 111. Every thing was nice and clean. Ash trays out side the rooms for the smokers with chairs.”
miriamw721, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Search the internet. And read the reviews.”
  • The beds had good mattresses. Clean room. Microwave & Refrigerator in room. Also Free WiFi.
  • Nice bathroom. Had a shampoo & Soap Dispenser.
  • Only shower. Not bath tub.
LucyGuzzi, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“go to another hotel if you want a good experience”
B1518VAjohnb, 1 Jul 2015 | Read review
“There are better places to stay in Luray.”
cndw, 2 Jun 2015 | Read review
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