Built in 1907 as the private residence of Henry Fries Shaffner, the co-founder of Wachovia Loan and Trust, this extravagant Victorian-style mansion boasts Tiger oak hand-carved paneling, original coal-burning fireplaces, a grand staircase and priceless antiques. This 8-bedroom inn is perfect for quiet nights away or corporate and private events. Located in downtown Winston-Salem, it is walking-distance to a multitude of the city’s best restaurants, bars and shops.
The Shaffner Inn
Why We Love It
We love that the Shaffner Inn has retained historic charm while expanding to include modern amenities. They offer a complimentary wine/beer + cheese tasting each night and full breakfast each morning for their guests. Their space is also perfect for hosting a multitude of events including weddings, showers, business meetings and more.