Established by John Lynch in the 1780s, Lynchburg has grown to the major tourism and trade center, due to its proximity to the historic James River and central location in the state of Virginia. The city's economy is based on a number of high-tech manufacturing companies, including machinery, nuclear energy and cellular communications. Higher education is carried out in five colleges, namely Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Liberty University, Virginia University of Lynchburg, Central Virginia Community College and Lynchburg College.
Home to a wide variety of attractions and cultural venues, Lynchburg offers everything to please even the most sophisticated traveler. Some of the attractions enjoying the widest popularity during Lynchburg flights include the Academy of Fine Arts, Daura Gallery Museum, Anne Spencer House and Garden, Legacy Museum of African-American History and Liberty University Theater among others.
For your stay in the city, choose from a wide range of Lynchburg hotels offering luxury and conveniences of top lodges, the most widely reputed of these being Lynchburg Travelodge, Howard Johnson Inn, Super 8 Lynchburg VA, Wingate Inn Lynchburg Airport, and the Holiday Inn Lynchburg.
Nestled amidst the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, just minutes from the National D-day Memorial, Appomattox Court House National Historical Park and Poplar Forest Residence of Thomas Jefferson, Lynchburg Travelodge is generally recognized as one of the finest Lynchburg hotels, offering its guests luxurious amenities for relaxing and memorable vacation experience.
Each of its 70 guest rooms is equipped with cable television, air conditioning and ceiling fans, irons and ironing boards, alarm clock and tea and coffee makers. Guests are offered complimentary continental breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool, 24-hour front desk service and spa tubs in king suites.
Due to its superb location, Howard Johnson Inn offers its visitors breathtaking views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Shenandoah Valley, as well as easy access to all of the area's attractions and activities. Available here are oversized guest rooms with private balconies and such amenities as refrigerator, coffee maker and safe, while the hotel facilities include a spacious outdoor swimming pool, wake up service, dry cleaning service, business center and meeting room.
Ranked consistently with the best Lynchburg hotels, Wingate Inn Lynchburg Airport is situated only three miles from Lynchburg Regional Airport, in the foothills of the magnificent Blue Ridge Mountains. For the needs of business travelers the hotel features the 24-hour self-serve business center with printing, photocopying and fax services, as well as 1,100 square feet of meeting space with wireless high-speed Internet access. You'll stay in one of 82 beautifully designed guest rooms featuring separate work areas with desks, two-line speakerphones, complimentary Internet access and voicemail.
Other amenities and features that make the Wingate one of the finest Lynchburg hotels include complimentary continental breakfast and fitness center, indoor pool and header indoor whirlpool. For dining consider Applebee's, Red Lobster, Texas Steakhouse and Outback Steakhouse.