Big Meadows Lodge

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Big Meadows Lodge 2016 Seasonal Dates:
  • 3:00 p.m. May 11 through 11:00 a.m. November 6
Big Meadows Lodge is located one mile from the large, grassy meadow at mile 51 on Skyline Drive - a meadow which is ideal for gorgeous night skies viewing.

Lodging accommodations range from small, rustic cabins and main lodge rooms to comfortable traditional and preferred rooms. Pet-friendly rooms are available. While there are no in-room phones, cell service is available depending on your provider. Free Wi-fi is available in all guest rooms.

Free Wi-Fi is also available in the main lodge building. The Spottswood Dining Room, New Market Taproom, and Craft Shop are located in the main lodge building. Free, family-friendly entertainment is presented nightly in the New Market Taproom. Free Wi-Fi is available in all guest rooms.

Please take a moment to check out our Policies, which includes information about pets and our cancellation policy.

Lodge Room Types (Click Tabs For Details):

Big Meadows Lodge Room - Shenandoah National Park
  • Room with two queen beds or one king.
  • Coffee maker
  • Hair dryer
  • TV 
  • Air Conditioning in some rooms (limited availability).
  • Ceiling fans & fireplaces in limited number of rooms.
  • One and two-story buildings w/exterior access; no elevators.
  • No in-room phones. Cell service accessibility depending on carrier.
Traditional Room - Big Meadows Lodge
  • Rooms with one double, two doubles, or two twin beds.         
  • Coffee maker
  • Hair dryer
  • No air conditioning.
  • Exterior and/or interior access with some steps.
  • No in-room phones. Cell service accessibility depending on carrier.


Traditional Room - Big Meadows Lodge
  • Room with two double beds.         
  • Coffee maker
  • Hair dryer
  • No air conditioning.
  • Exterior and/or interior access with some steps.
  • No in-room phones. Cell service accessibility depending on carrier.



Shenandoah National Park Accommodations
  • Two-Room cabin with private entrance to each room.
  • One double bed and fireplace in each room.
  • Coffee maker
  • Hair dryer
  • No air conditioning.
  • Exterior access with some steps.
  • No in-room phones. Cell service accessibility depending on carrier.

Visit our Online Activity Calendar!

Download a PDF of our nightly entertainment:
NPS 2016 Fee-Free Days:
  • April 16-24: National Park Week
  • August 25-28: National Park Service Birthday
  • September 24: National Public Lands Day
  • November 11: Veterans Day

Big Meadows Lodge's History

Built in 1939 with stones hewn from the Massanutten Mountains and native wormy chestnut (now virtually extinct), Big Meadows Lodge has an easy, natural feeling and is officially listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Green Key Eco-Rating Awarded to hotels that have made significant advances towards protecting the environment. Strong environmental programs which identify impact and the implementation of best management practices, training programs, and engineering solutions, have benefited the environment and the local community.

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