Fiddler’s Roost Guesthouse and Purple Fiddle Hostel
96 East Avenue
Thomas, WV 26292
The Purple Fiddle has two options for lodging, the Fiddler’s Roost Guesthouse and Purple Fiddle Hostel, both located on historic Front Street overlooking the North Fork of the Blackwater River.
Visit the quaint shops, hear live traditional music and discover the growing arts community in Thomas, West Virginia. Hike, bike or ski the rail trail from the Allegheny Highland Trail head directly across the road. There you can see historic coke ovens, historic stone culverts, and spectacular waterfalls. Check in is at 4 pm and check out is at noon. Please call 304-463-4040 for details.
The Fiddler’s Roost Guesthouse, located next door to the Purple Fiddle, has 5 private bedrooms and 3 shared bathrooms (2 full baths and 1 half bath). Each room has wifi plus an old school television that plays VHS tapes only, of which we have a large selection. Guests are welcome to take advantage of the full kitchen, sitting rooms and pool table located in the hostel next door. Children and well behaved animals welcome (house trained and bark free a MUST). 3 of the room and one bathroom is located on the 2nd floor. Please tell staff if your personal needs require a first floor room. Sunday through Thursday rate start at $54.00 plus tax. Weekends start at $74.00 plus tax.
The Purple Fiddle Hostel, located on the 2nd and 3rd floors above the Purple Fiddle, is our budget option at $25.00 per head. Clean linens and towels are provided for our approximately 15 rentable beds. The hostel which has a full kitchen, 2 sitting rooms, 2 shared bathrooms and a pool table, is also where we house our live musical acts. There is a good chance you may run into them after the show. Quiet hours in the hostel begin at 3 am. You must be 18 to stay in the hostel (ID required) and no pets are allowed, (Raven, the cat that lives in the hostel, loves people but no other animals. Take note if you have cat allergies.) Additionally, people have the option of renting a private room for the night or weekend in the hostel, please call for details and pricing. NOTE: Heat is centrally located on the 2nd floor it is advisable to bring extra blankets or sleeping bags.