Here are some facts about Clifton, Virginia to help you better enjoy your Fairfax County vacation. You'll think you're hundreds of miles away from the Nation's Capital as you take in quaint shops and local dining establishments while relishing the small-town vibe. Clifton is also home to Fairfax County's first winery, Paradise Springs. Need a place to stay? Look in nearby Lorton, where you'll find the Holiday Inn Express Lorton. Find upcoming events in Clifton, as the charms of the city and its people await you.