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Beckley tourism leaders welcome Hilton hotel, growth

One of the first Tru by Hilton hotel properties in West Virginia is expected to open in Beckley, West Virginia (WV).
Tourism industry leaders in Beckley, West Virginia, say they're excited to welcome a Hilton-brand hotel to the community's lodging mix, a sign of continued...

Tucker County welcomes retro, artsy The Billy Motel & Bar

Retro signage decorates The Billy Motel and Bar in Davis, West Virginia.
Eight years have gone by since Joy Malinowski established the Cooper House Bed & Cocktail in historic Thomas, West Virginia. Those of us in...

Glade Springs resort suspends operations until April 20

Inn at Glade Springs Resort
With the exception of one of its golf courses, The Resort at Glade Springs, at Daniels, West Virginia, will suspend operations through April 20...

Capon Springs celebrates 88th season by changing very little

A horse-drawn carriage tours the historic ground of Capon Springs Resort.
If there's anything new going on at Capon Springs in 2020, it's that very little new is going on, and traditions are being held...

Landscape architect opens farm retreat near New River Gorge

Five Springs Farmstead
A botanist and landscape architect has invested her knowledge in a farmhouse retreat near the New River Gorge in southern West Virginia, an ecosystem...

West Virginia Airbnb hosts earned $10 million in 2018

The Barn Loft in Fayetteville, WV
Airbnb.com announced today that its West Virginia host community earned a combined $10 million in supplemental income while welcoming approximately 90,000 guests in 2018. "This...

Resort to open new cabins near New River Gorge by end...

Sure-footed fun in New River Gorge, Adventures on the Gorge
Adventures on the Gorge will unveil thirteen new mid-range guest cabins on the New River Gorge by Memorial Day weekend, according to Dave Harvigsen,...

New River Gorge growing more popular as winter retreat

A cabin at River Expeditions awaits guests beneath a blanket of new-fallen snow.
In search of a cozy cabin? The New River Gorge has become an increasingly popular winter retreat for travelers in search of cabin lodging,...

Canaan Valley Resort presents full weekend of Memorial Day events

Lodge at Canaan Valley Resort
Summer officially starts June 21, but Canaan Valley Resort marks the season Memorial Day with an eventful long weekend that includes hikes, wagon rides,...

Airbnbs earned record $21k during WVU commencement

An Airbnb room awaits guests in Morgantown, West Virginia. Photo courtesy Airbnb.com.
Airbnb.com officials say hosts in Morgantown, West Virginia, earned more than $21,000 while welcoming 230 guests to the city during the West Virginia University...

AirBnB to support furloughed federal employees in W.Va.

Cozy School Bus Conversion at Shepherdstown, West Virginia.
Airbnb today announced a new program designed to support federal employees in West Virginia who host guests during the U.S. government shutdown. Lodging-organization spokesman Ben...

Fayetteville, W.Va., growing as winter destination

"Fayetteville in Winter" by Tim Naylor
Many communities that depend on warm-weather tourism suffer through winter, but one West Virginia town renowned as a destination for whitewater rafting is breaking...


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