The Richard Johnston Inn Bed and Breakfast
711 Caroline Street
Fredericksburg, Virginia, 22401, United States
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Frequently Asked Questions

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Age Requirements: You must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older to reserve a room on this website and stay on our property without a parent, legal guardian, and or spouse at least twenty-one years of age.

Deposit: A deposit in the amount of the first night’s stay plus applicable taxes is taken for all reservations upon booking.

Check- In: Our regular check-in time is between 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM. Arrangements for early or late check-in may be made upon reservation or by contacting the Concierge prior to your arrival date. Should you be delayed or plan on arriving outside of these hours, please call to make arrangements for a late check-in.

Check-out: No later than 11:00 a.m. Late check-out requests can be accommodated, but require advance arrangements, as we need ample time to prepare our suites for arriving guests.

Breakfast:  Is included in your stay and is served from 8:00-9:30 A.M. in the dining room.

Cancellation: Due to our small size, cancellations affect us significantly. We require ten (10) days notice for changes or cancellations made to your reservation. Should you cancel 10 days or more prior to your reservation; your deposit will be refunded minus $25 cancelation fee. After 10 days the refund is prorated. If you cancel the room the day of your arrival, you then forfeit your entire first nights deposit. NO REFUND. No show reservations or early departures will be charged the amount of the stay in full.

Children:  We have two suites that accommodate children.

Room Occupancy: Room rates are for double occupancy. No more than four people may be housed in our two double queen suites and two persons in all other rooms. An additional fee of $30 per person per night is required. No charge for children under 12.

Pets:  We have two pet friendly suites and there is a one time $50 pet fee. 2 pet maximum.

Internet Access: There is free WiFi throughout the inn.

Television: All of our rooms have cable and tvs.

Smoking: There is absolutely no smoking in any public area or guest room. Smoking is permitted on balconies and on the terrace after hours. Please ask the staff for an ashtray. Evidence of smoking in a guest room will result in a $250 charge to the credit card on file for the room in question.

Items Left Behind: We are happy to package and send articles left behind after check out. All costs associated with the shipment of the items are the responsibility of guest.

Group Bookings: For group bookings of 4 to 8 rooms, there is a 14 day cancellation policy. Please refer to the Innkeeper for bookings of 9 or more rooms, as a contract will be required.

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Where to dine

Bistro Bethem
309 William St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
“Seasonal” American cuisine with a southern accent.

Capital Ale House
917 Caroline St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
European and German style food. Electric mix of seafood, sandwiches, burgers, and salads.

Le Petite Auberge
311 William St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Traditional French Cuisine as well as the very best the region has to offer. Menus are composed daily and are changed with the market and season. Chef owned restaurant since 1981. Reservations are recommended,

1006 C/d Caroline St
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
(540) 479-1370
Farm-To-Table seasonal menu highlighting local and regional vegetable and dairy farmers, meat purveyors, orchards and cheese makers in Virginia and surrounding areas. Eat In-House or To-Go. House made soup, sandwiches, salads, and delicious entrée plates.

Sammy T’s
801 Caroline St
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Great food since 1981, serving vegetarian and vegan selections.

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