Escapes: Details, Lexington, Va.

December 29, 2011

GETTING THERE

Lexington is about 190 miles southwest of Washington. Take Interstate 66 west, then I-81 south to Exit 188B/US-60 west into Lexington.

STAYING THERE
The Sheridan Livery Inn

35 N. Main St.

540-464-1887

www.sheridanliveryinn.
com

Historic building with a
12-room inn and restaurant. Rates $80 to $170, including continental breakfast.

Applewood Inn

242 Tarn Beck Lane

800-463-1902

www.applewoodbb.com

Ten minutes from downtown, on 36 acres along Buffalo Creek. Off-season rates (through March) start at $145.

EATING THERE
Pure Eats

107 N. Main St.

540-462-6000

www.pure-eats.com

Lexington’s newest slice of heaven. Burgers $6.50 to $8, milkshakes $4.50, doughnuts $1 or $10 per dozen.

Red Hen

11 E. Washington St.

540-464-4401

www.redhenlex.com

The town’s first farm-to-table restaurant. Entrees change frequently based on seasonal ingredients.

PLAYING THERE
Applewood Inn

242 Tarn Beck Lane

540-463-1962

www.applewoodbb.com

Two-hour llama treks on weekends and weekdays starting at 10 a.m. year-round, weather dependent; for age 8 and older. Inn guests $16 to $19; non-guests $27.50.

Information

www.lexingtonvirginia.com

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