Please Note: Big Meadows Lodge is temporarily closed for the winter season. We plan to re-open on April 23, 2021, and are currently accepting reservations for 2021 stays. We appreciate your understanding, and we look forward to returning to full operation.
Big Meadows Lodge Management
or call 888-684-8218
2021 Season: April 23 - November 7
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 main lodge rooms to detached small cabins, preferred and traditional rooms, suites, and pet friendly rooms - all located within walking distance of the main lodge building.
View our map to explore Big Meadows Lodge room building locations.
Please take a moment to review our policies page, which includes important information about our booking and reservation policies.
Big Meadows Lodge offers the following mobility and hearing accessible accommodations. All of these accommodations include both mobility and hearing accessible features, including but not limited to a visual fire alarm and either a roll-in shower or a tub with grab bars.
Please call our reservation specialists at 877-847-1919 should you have further questions about accessibility.
Visit our getaways page to check out our pampered pooch and pet friendly packages!
When registering at the Front Desk, the pet owner agrees to the hotel's pet policy, to be responsible for any damages or injury caused by the pet, and to absolve any liability if the pet or another guest is injured. It is your responsibility to review our full pet policy, as well as full NPS policies regarding pets in Shenandoah National Park.
An ATM, the Spottswood Dining Room, New Market Taproom, and Craft Shop are located in the main lodge building. Check out our shopping page for product availability at the Craft Shop.
While there are no in-room phones, cell service is available depending on your provider. WiFi connectivity may be available in the main lodge Great Room, and is limited and weather dependent, but that just gives you a great chance to disconnect from your everyday cares and reconnect with nature and each other!
Outdoor, pet friendly Terrace Seating is available (weather permitting) and we even offer a special Yappy Hour Menu! Visit our dining page for details.
Visit our Calendar of Events to discover what's happening during your stay!
Free, family friendly entertainment in the New Market Taproom:
NPS 2021 Fee-Free Days: