The Henry Clay Inn

114 North Railroad Ave., Ashland, VA 23005 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-219-2797
3.0 Star Property
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  • Free breakfast available
  • Hotel has 11 rooms
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Hotel has 2 suites
  • Check in time: 2pm
  • Check out time: 11am
  • Group friendly rating of 7.4/10

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Property Description

We invite you to step into the warmth, charm, and hospitality of The Henry Clay Inn®. Our Georgian-style Inn is a centerpiece in historic Ashland, VA. Enjoy the warm welcome of our lobby with a gorgeous fireplace and sitting area and our Drawing Room with its own fireplace, perfect for your next event or meeting. The Drawing Room opens onto our spacious porch for sitting back and enjoying the sights and sounds of Ashland and is particularly popular with our train fans. Our cozy breakfast area provides the perfect spot to enjoy our newly re-opened kitchen for full breakfast or just sip a cup of tea or coffee and read the morning paper. Our selection of 13 rooms offers a variety of choices for your overnight stay and all feature private baths.The Henry Clay Inn® offers thirteen guest rooms including two suites. All rooms include complimentary breakfast in our main dining area, cable TV, refrigerators, iron/ironing boards, hair dryers and private bathrooms. The inn provides a second-floor beverage area with a Keurig for coffee or tea at your leisure. Wireless Internet service is available throughout the inn. The entire inn is non-smoking.The Henry Clay Inn® is named for the orator and statesman who was born in Hanover County in 1777. Henry Clay is known as “the Great Compromiser” and was a candidate for President in 1824, 1832, and 1844.The Henry Clay Inn® provides the perfect setting for your next business meeting or retreat, whether accommodating 5 or 55 guests.For out-of-the-ordinary business meetings, the inn's Drawing Room is the perfect setting.The Drawing Room offers a private area for your next meeting. This room is located on the first floor of the inn and will seat up to 30 guests depending on room configuration. The Drawing Room is furnished with tables, chairs and includes a gas fireplace, a pull-down screen and access to the front porch. Coffee & Water provided.Room size: 23'x 37'Room Rental: $150/hrThe ParlorThe Parlor offers a semi-private area for an informal meeting. This room is situated on the second floor and opens to the upstairs veranda. The Parlor will seat up to 10 guests in a cozy setting with wing chairs, sofa and side chairs surrounding the fireplace. Coffee & Water provided.Room Size: 18' x 24'Room Rental: $75/hrAll meeting room rentals include coffee and water. Lunch may be brought in by local caterer or restaurant.Limited AV equipment availableRates apply 8 AM – 5 PM, Monday – FridayHalf-day rentals based on morning or afternoon rental, for example, 8 AM – 12 PM or 1 PM – 5 PM.Nonprofit discount for meeting space is 50%.Guest rooms are excluded.Small Meeting Room: 6-8ppl. $75/hr. – includes coffee & water and is equipped with a big screen TV for presentations.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 2pm
Check Out: 11am
Year of Last Renovation: 1992
Floors: 2
Rooms: 11
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 13
Handicap Rooms: 1
Rooms with 1 Bed: 9
Rooms with 2 Beds: 2
Suites: 2
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 851 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 60 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Policies / Expenses
The Henry Clay Inn is a small hotel. Consequently, cancellations affect us significantly. Therefore, cancellations made within 7 days of a reservation will be charged to your credit card on file, unless another payment method is specified.
Typical Group Deposit: 50%
Total Taxes: 12.30%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features

  • Alarm clock
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • TV - Free Cable

Airport & Shuttle Information

Richmond International Airport is 18.5 miles from the inn.

Local Shuttle Info: Queen's Taxi and Groome Transportation are just a couple of names for taxi service. They are located in Richmond.

Breakfast Information

All rooms include complimentary breakfast in our main dining area.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Anyone arranging to bring their small(under 30lbs), crated dog, agrees that they will not leave the dog unattended in the room during their visit. A local phone number must be on file with inn in case of emergency. Pet fee is $25 per day.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary through out the Inn.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Henry Clay Inn

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Henry Clay Inn.

Feel free to use the The Henry Clay Inn meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Ashland event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
The Drawing Room 23 x 37 x 12 70050/60--3540------/--------
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The Drawing Room

The Drawing RoomThe Drawing Room offers a private area for your next meeting. This room is located on the first floor of the inn and will seat up to 55 guests depending on room configuration. The Drawing Room is furnished with tables, chairs and includes a gas fireplace, a pull-down screen and access to the front porch is available for an additional $50 per hour.Room size: 23’x 37’Room Rental: $150/hr
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
700 Sq. Mi
23 x 37 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System

FAQs about The Henry Clay Inn

What time is check in?

Check in time is 2pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does The Henry Clay Inn have?

There are 11 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at The Henry Clay Inn?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at The Henry Clay Inn?

All rooms include complimentary breakfast in our main dining area.

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary through out the Inn.


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