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Natural Bridge Hotel - Natural Bridge VA Real Haunt

  • 15 Appledore Lane
  • Natural Bridge, VA
  • 540-291-2121
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Natural Bridge is part of a 157 acre parcel of land purchased by Thomas Jefferson in 1774. Renowned for its beautiful scenery, it was not long before the bridge became a popular destination for Jefferson’s personal guests and tourists. Jefferson built a two-room cabin to be used as a personal retreat, and in 1833 a new owner built the Forest Inn to accommodate the rising demand for lodging in the area. A resort was established in the 1880s and in 1890 it was expanded to include the site of the current hotel. Local legend holds that the former owner of the hotel lost his mind and killed his wife and children within its walls. Since that tragedy, visitors have been seeing apparitions of the man and his family inside The Natural Bridge Hotel.
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  • Haunted hotel for sure

    It was a scary and chilling but anyway I had to stay there for three days and on the frost day we unpacked and went up to the room and me and my friend went to her room on the outside of the hotel and the tv was off then it just studenly turned on and started flashing we turned off the tv and ran outside then we went back in and it did it again food took over an hour but good beds are hard and werid smell and when we were asleep I heard footsteps

    Posted 12/1/20

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  • Haunted for sure!

    I absolutely loved this hotel and hiking through out the area. A gorgeous place yet filled with spirits...some good spirits, some bad spirits. My room (fourth floor) was haunted with a girl age 15, her name was Martha, died of pneumonia in the late 1800s or early 1900s, her spirit latched on to me (for 6 months) she was fun yet jealous. I was there for 5 exciting, memorial days and I would love to go back some day. I was never physically harmed, I was tossed around quite a bit and I stopped using the elevator due to the elevator stoping between floors so I used the stair well and that was an experience... I was "held" / "frozen" many times using the stair well ?? Oh well, part of the fun yet scary. I went to the basement or tried but was held back by a unnatural force.

    Posted 12/30/19

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  • Beautiful

    I just stayed here last night. I'd say the creepiest thing that happened was being on the third floor and hearing what sounded like a woman walking in heels above us even though we were on the top floor. I really enjoyed the stories the staff shared when I spoke with them. The hotel is very beautiful and the surrounding terrain is gorgeous as well (if you like the mountains haha). This is definitely worth a visit for the beauty alone.

    Posted 1/27/19

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  • Happy Haunting!

    I stayed in room 360 on Sat 8/18/18 and after I checked in and walked along the front of the building I mentioned to my sister, Lori, that I saw a black shadowy figured below the front of the hotel to the left. I was so excited to meet up with my family that I just kind of brushed it off. Later that night I was laying in bed and I heard a female child say "Cathy, look at me! Look at me!" and I sat up looked around the room which was very still and everyone in the room was fast asleep. I put my head back down and no sooner than my head hit the pillow I heard it again "Cathy, look at me! Look at me!" I looked up, and again everyone was quiet and asleep. I put my head back down and ended up falling asleep. Now I did not know this place was haunted until the day after I arrived home from my stay there and searched the hotel for the phone number to contact them about a charge on my credit card (which was fully explained) and saw some of the stories but before this I had no idea of that particular history. And I did mention to my niece, Christine, that I had an eerie feeling about this place upon arrival. It was an awesome experience and would love to visit again!

    Posted 8/22/18

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    3 out of 3 found this review helpful

  • We going

    Will up date.We plan to eat and stay the night Will.let you know over the week end

    Posted 8/21/18

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  • Child's Play

    When I sleep I wear a CPAP machine and in the middle of the night I felt something grab my CPAP mask and giggle and each time it woke me up , I thought I was dreaming and I went right back to sleep and it happened three times during the night..... My wife also heard me calling for her when she was in the bathroom twice and each time she went in to see what I wanted..... I was asleep. It was kind of a weird night but not scary......

    Posted 5/8/18

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  • Hotel is haunted

    Me and my husband stayed there March 2017 .we checked in on Friday. We were laying in bed and my husband said that he saw a man standing by tv. Later that night around 3am,I was awaken by the sound of what sounded like the doorknob being turned and someone trying to get into the room. Also heard footsteps in Hallway. Saturday night we experienced same events except for not seeing the man by tv. This hotel definatly has paranormal activity but,it is the highlight of the stay.

    Posted 4/17/18

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  • Running Faucet!

    A few years ago I stayed there New Years Day night. The place was empty, it was late, we were tired a quick bite and off to bed. I brushed my teeth, washed my face. Went to bed, aboutun ten minutes later the faucet opened up? Ok, I got up thinking nothing of it and turned it off. This happened three more times! Ok, I gotta admit it was weird! When my friend woke up and ask why I was standing over him in the middle of the night? That's all!

    Posted 4/11/18

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  • Night Shift

    I worked nights there for a year and a half. Its definitely haunted. Ask about “Mr. Hunter.” Most staff should know about him, but are probably encouraged not to say much.

    Posted 12/15/17

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  • nb cabins

    My daughter used to work as a maid for the hotel. They had cabins across the street on the hill that also belonged to Natural Bridge. She has come home many a time to tell me about chairs moving across the floors, windows banging etc while trying to clean the rooms for the next guests. It got so bad that the suoervisor started send at least 2 people to a room in that area.

    Posted 3/5/17

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