The Richard Johnston Inn is just blocks from the Fredericksburg Visitors Center and historic sites including Mary Washington’s House, Fredericksburg Museum, the Rising Sun Tavern, unique shops, and a variety of wonderful restaurants, that are all within walking distance from our Inn.

For history buffs, visit local battlefield tours to discover the street-to-street fighting that took place during the Revolutionary and Civil Wars.


The Richard Johnston Inn is ideal for your vacation, weekend retreat, business trip, conference, a history experience, or a romantic getaway.

We offer complimentary off street parking, corporate and military discounts, and train station pick-ups.

Guest rooms feature a private bathroom, flat screen television, and high-speed wireless Internet access. A laptop and printer is available in our living room.

Complimentary breakfast is served at 8:00 a.m. or  9:15 a.m. seven days a week. Upon check-in you will be notified your breakfast time. 

Children 12 and older are welcome to stay with their family in two of our lovely rooms for an additional $30per night per child. Exceptions can be made for younger children on a case-by- case basis.  Please call us with any questions.

Please contact us for our Pet Policy.  We have two rooms that can accommodate a pet. For an additional $50 per night per pet (max of 2 pets per room), you can choose from 2 rooms off the Courtyard. See Inn Policies & FAQ for more information.

Our Awards

  • Chosen by Southern Living Readers Choice Awards as “One of the Best Bed and Breakfast in the South”
  • Voted “The Best of Washington for Weekend Get Aways” by The Washingtonian
  • Voted “Best in the Burg” by readers of the local newspaper, The Front Porch
  • The Washington Post states: “In less than an hour from Washington, you can feel far, far away by visiting Historic Fredericksburg and The Richard Johnston Inn

Our History