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9 Reasons to Stay at Clay Corner Inn

We have a lovely Bed and Breakfast that gives you all the amenities of a Hotel but with a more comfortable & personable environment that a chain hotel cannot offer. Please find below some of the reasons why the Clay Corner Inn is the perfect place to stay:

1. Girls Getaway Back to Top

Perfect for Best Friends, Mothers & Daughters, Sisters, Just Graduated and more...

Clay Corner Inn is situated minutes walking distance from the hub of downtown Blacksburg where you can find dancing, live music, restaurants and plenty of bars to enjoy a girl’s night out. During the day you can either relax in the garden & pool area or in your living area. We can also bring in a massage therapist.

2. Adventure Weekends

Perfect for the Hiker, Cyclist, Swimmer, Canoeist, Kayaker, Fishermen/women, Golfer and more...


Just around the corner of the Clay Corner Inn, you’ll find the New River where you can go fishing, canoeing, kayaking or just cruise down the river watching the amazing wildlife.

If you are a Hiker then you’ll find the following fantastic hiking trails minutes from the Inn:

Huckleberry Trail: 6-mile hike / Across the street / Walk as long as you like scenic walk / Easy

Pandapas Pond: Depending on which path you take / 14mins car / Pond for hiking, horse riding, & more / Easy

Kelly Knob Overlook: 2-mile hike / 25mins car / Overlook along the Appalachian Trail / Moderate

Angels Rest Overlook: 4.6-mile hike / 26mins car / Scenic overlook of the New River Valley / Hard

The Cascades: 4-mile hike / 30mins car / 69′ waterfall cascading into a pool / Moderate

Dismal Falls: 1 mile hike / 35mins car / 40ft width waterfall with a 12ft drop / Easy

McAfee Knob: 4.4-mile hike / 42mins car / 270 panoramic view of Catawba valley / Hard


At very close proximity to the Clay Corner Inn, you’ll find the River Course golf course or the Castle Rock golf course both very scenic and fund courses to play on.


4. Wine, Cider & Brewery Trips

Have fun seeing and learning about all the Virginia wines at our local wineries...

Come stay at the Clay Corner Inn and use it as your base to visit the following local wineries in the area:

Chateau Morrisette Winery: 1hr drive / Floyd

Villa Appalaccia Winery: 1hr drive / Floyd

Amrhein Winery: 58mins / Bent Mountain

Beliveau Estate Winery: 27mins / Blacksburg

Bull & Bones Brewing: 4mins / Blacksburg

The Cellar Brewing: 2mins / Blacksburg

White barrel Winery: 24mins drive / Christiansburg

5. Virginia Tech Stays

Parents, Interviewees, Professors, Speakers, Graduations, Orientations, Move-Ins, Parents Day, Alumni Reunions and all other VTech activities...

Here at the Clay Corner Inn in Blacksburg, we can take care of your Virginia Tech travel. This is the perfect place to stay because we are in walking distance of Lane Stadium, Cassell Coliseum, Dorms, and all the different halls and teaching buildings. The drill field & Burruss Hall are only 5mins walking distance from the Inn.

6. Virginia Tech Football/Basketball/Soccer/Baseball/Home & Away Games at the Inn Back to Top

Come stay whether it’s for home or away games...

Clay Corner Inn has become the “Place to Stay” for the VT home games because we have the space for tailgating & parking your car during stay without having to move it until you leave. We are literally up the street, 2 mins walking distance from all the Stadiums. Guests can arrive and walk to the stadium & then walk to downtown Blacksburg for dinner & celebrations.

8. Bachelorette Weekends & Baby Showers Back to Top

Why not organize a get-a-way wedding or baby shower...

We have space, just waiting for you to fill it with your party. You can hold it by the pool, in our garden or in one of our living areas in one of our houses.

9. Snowbird & Sunbird Stop-Offs Back to Top

Whether you are going north or south we are the perfect stop off place to stay.

Traveling in a car is always tedious and what better place to stay for a rest than the Clay Corner Inn. You can stop off here for the night and enjoy a relaxing night’s stay in our ComphySheets and Simmons, Beautyrest or World Class luxury beds. Take a swim in the pool during summer months to ease the aches of sitting down for hours or ask for a massage to relax those aching muscles.

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