Formerly A Shoe Factory, The Craddock Terry Hotel Promises A Memorable Getaway In Virginia
Here in Virginia, there is no shortage of unique accommodations to enjoy. Today, we’ll introduce you to one that stands out for its fascinating history. Located in Lynchburg, the Craddock Terry Hotel once served as a shoe factory. The Craddock Terry Shoe Company was established in 1888 and, during its peak, was the fifth largest shoe company in the world. When the building was eventually renovated to serve its current purpose as a beautiful hotel, the intention was to honor the building’s unique past. Visit today and you’ll see how this has been achieved.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Have you visited the Craddock Terry Hotel before? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience there! For more information and booking details, you can visit the official website by clicking here.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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