Meet at the intersection of history and shoes. The Craddock Terry Hotel is a 44-room boutique property situated
along the banks of the James River in picturesque Lynchburg, Virginia overlooking the Blue Ridge Mountains. A short walk through America’s history in historic downtown Lynchburg, you’ll find everything from community markets and museums to cultural venues and outdoor activities. Find hidden treasures in antique shops, bike nature trails, and taste your way through the nearby brewery and wineries.
Derived from a former shoe factory, The Craddock Terry Shoe Company, the hotel boasts shoe-themed decor throughout, accented with historical artifacts mixed with modern artwork, and a unique collection of shoe memorabilia – breakfast is delivered in old fashioned shoe shine box, which is set on the guest’s bed in the evening and placed outside the door to receive complimentary breakfast the next morning.
Location Established in 1786 and rich with history, Lynchburg has been the backdrop to everything from the Civil War battles to plantations, wineries, lush gardens, countless cultural and outdoor activities, annual festivals and events and Poplar Forest, the summer home of Thomas Jefferson. Conveniently located halfway between Washington, DC and Raleigh, NC, Lynchburg is easily accessible.