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This page includes information on area accommodations. Keep in mind that certain weekends have popular events, such as football or basketball games, or the Virginia Film Festival, when all the hotels in town will be full and/or priced higher than normal. Tourists frequently fill local accommodations in the summer. Call ahead for reservations. These figures are approximate and are subject to change throughout the year.

$100 and under

Within Three Miles of the Law School

The Cavalier Inn at the University
(434) 296-8111
105 Emmet St. (Rt. 29) & Ivy Rd. (at intersection with Memorial Gym Tennis Courts)
Single/Double: $$$

Complimentary continental breakfast. Courtesy shuttles to airport, Amtrak and Greyhound. Outdoor pool. During football weekends price goes up.

Comfort Inn
(434) 293-6188
Rt. 29 North
Single/Double: $$$

Outdoor pool, non-smoking floors, $10 charge per pet with a limit of two pets per room, fitness room, free wireless Internet, complimentary continental breakfast. Ask for the $83 UVA School of Law rate.

Courtyard by Marriott
(434) 973-7100
Rt. 29 North, just south of Fashion Square Mall
Single/Double: $$-$$$

Indoor pool, exercise room, breakfast dining, airport transportation from 8 a.m.-10 p.m.

Courtyard Charlottesville - University Medical Center
(434) 977-1700
1201 W. Main St.
Single/Double: $$-$$$

Near The Corner and UVA Medical Center. Meeting space, high-speed Internet, fitness center and pool.

Days Inn
(434) 293-9111
Rt. 29 North, just north of 250 Bypass
Single (king): $ Double (2 beds): $$$ Suite: $$$

Outdoor pool, weight room, complimentary passes to Gold's Gym, pets allowed (for $10 fee).

English Inn
(434) 971-9900
Off Emmet St., just south of 250 Bypass (behind Bodo's Bagels)
Single/Double/King Suite: $$$-$$$$

Complimentary full breakfast, complimentary shuttle from/to airport (7 a.m.-7 p.m.). Indoor pool, sauna, gym. No pets.

Fairfield Inn
(434) 964-9411
Branchlands Blvd. off Rt. 29 North near Toys 'R Us
Single/Double: $$$

Complimentary continental breakfast, outdoor pool, complimentary passes to Gold's Gym. Free high-speed Internet in all rooms.

Hampton Inn & Suites
(434) 923-8600
900 W Main St.
Single/Double: $$$$

Full breakfast, complimentary shuttle to school and airport, restaurants nearby.

Hampton Inn 29 North
(434) 978-7888
2035 India Rd.
Single/Double: $$$

Located in Seminole Square Shopping Center off 29 North, several restaurants within walking distance, complimentary continental breakfast, free local calls, free internet access, complimentary Gold's Gym access, outdoor pool. Airport shuttle available 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Hilton Garden Inn Charlottesville
(434) 979-4442
1793 Richmond Rd.
Single/Double: $$$

Wi-Fi, meeting space and garden patio and pool.

Holiday Inn
(434) 977-7700
Rt. 29 North
Single/Double: $$$

Indoor pool, courtesy shuttle to airport, children under 19 stay free in same room, fitness center, complimentary passes to Gold's Gym. No pets.

Holiday Inn Monticello
(434) 977-5100
5th St. near I-64
Single/Double: $$$-$$$$

Outdoor pool, restaurant and lounge, pets $15 per pet per night. Newly renovated. Complimentary coffee (6 a.m.-9:30 a.m.) and newspaper Mon-Fri.

Hyatt Place Charlottesville
(434) 995-5200
2100 Bond St.
Single/Double: $$$-$$$$

Free Wi-fi and complimentary breakfast. Due to the hotel being new, not all GPS systems recognize the address. Use neighboring address 1954 Swanson Drive to program your GPS.

Inn at Darden (aka Sponsors Executive Residence Center)
(434) 243-5000
Darden Boulevard (near the Law School)

Single/Double: $$-$$$

The Inn at Darden is located on the North Grounds of the University of Virginia, adjacent to the Darden School of Business. The facility is a full-service center, complete with a recreation center, 24-hour service desk and a world-class support staff. Anyone can book a room, but preference is given to Darden guests. Free Internet access, conference facilities for groups of up to 500. Dining room, lunch reservations. Buffet breakfast 7-8:30 a.m.

Oakhurst Inn
(434) 872-0100
100 Oakhurst Circle

Single/Double: $$$-$$$$

Directly adjacent to UVA's South Lawn. Three Craftsman-era residences have undergone a careful historic renovation to provide the comforts of a modern hotel (a fourth building offers finely-furnished apartments with full kitchens for stays of one to three months). Seventeen guest rooms and 10 suites feature contemporary American furnishings, vintage hardwood floors, custom-made Queen and King-size beds, luxury linens, and fast, free Wi-Fi.  Four libraries offer the chance to sit by a fire with a book and a coffee or cocktail from the Bistro Bar.

Red Roof Inn
(434) 295-4333
1309 W. Main St. (a few blocks east of University Hospital)
Single/Double: $-$$$ depending on the weekend

Close to the Corner and UVA, free coffee and tea, many restaurants nearby. Pets OK. Triple-A discount. Wireless Internet in every room. Note: According to news reports, this hotel has been purchased and is scheduled to become the Graduate Hotel in 2015.

Residence Inn
(434) 923-0300
Millmont St. behind Barracks Road Shopping Center
Studio/1BR: $$$ 2BR: $$$$

Fully equipped kitchens and fireplaces in all 2BR suites. Studios have full kitchen except for oven. Complimentary breakfast, evening social (Mon-Wed), fitness room, outdoor pool and whirlpool, laundry room. Pets OK.

Sleep Inn & Suites
1185 5th St. Extended (near I-64 exit)
(434) 244-9969
Single/Double: $$$-$$$$

Wireless internet and data ports with high-speed Internet, indoor pool and whirlpool, free continental breakfast, 24-hour fitness area, complimentary coffee, hairdryers in room. Pets allowed for $15/night.


More than Three Miles from the Law School

The following hotel/motel accommodations are a bit farther from the Law School:

Comfort Inn Monticello
2097 Inn Drive (Route 250 E. at Shadwell exit I-64. Directions on website)
$ Sun.-Thur. $$-$$$ for Friday and Saturday.

Free hot breakfast included in room rate. Outdoor pool. Free wireless internet. Fitness center and business center. Six miles from Monticello and 7 miles from historic downtown district.

Red Carpet Inn
(434) 973-8133
Rt. 29 North, 4 miles
Single/Double: $-$$ (AAA discounts)

Free wireless internet. Free HBO.

Deluxe Accommodations

The Boar's Head Inn
(434) 296-2181

Rt. 250 West (Ivy Rd.), one mile west of 250 Bypass
Single/Double: $$$$+ Double: $$$$+ Suite: $$$$$

The Boar’s Head, a 170-room resort situated on 573 acres in the Virginia countryside, offers four-diamond dining, a state-of-the-art Sports Club, award-winning tennis, championship golf, a luxury spa, and children’s programs. In addition, we currently boast 22,000 square feet of meeting and social space, including our Pavilion. Close proximity to attractions such as Monticello, the Blue Ridge Mountains and numerous wineries. The Boar's Head is owned and operated by the University of Virginia Foundation.

Clifton Inn
434) 971-1800
1296 Clifton Inn Drive
Main House/Garden Rooms/Livery Cottages: $$$$$

The internationally renowned Clifton Inn, named the "Best Hotel in Charlottesville," and one of USA Today''s "10 best Southern fine dining restaurants" boasts 17 stunning guest suites and five unique dining venues. Relax by the fireplace with a speciality cocktail, escape to the wine cellar for a private dining experience, or enjoy casual a la carte dining on the veranda. The property is situated on 100 acres of rolling hills just 7 miles east of downtown, and boasts a dramatic infinity edge pool, miles of walking trails and lake front views.

Dinsmore House Inn
(434) 974-4663
1211 West Main Street
Rooms/Suites: $$$-$$$$$

Complimentary beverages and snacks, cable television in all rooms, private bathrooms for all rooms, full homemade breakfast daily, daily freshening of rooms, Madison Room evening social hour — ranging from wine and cheese to tea and fresh pastries, indoor pool, spa and workout room available, free garage parking, free wireless Internet access, heating and air conditioning in each room, iron, alarm clock and hair dryer in each room, concierge services.

DoubleTree Inn
(434) 973-2121
Rt. 29 North
Single/Double: $$-$$$ Suite: $$$$$

Indoor and outdoor pool, in-house restaurants, tennis courts, meeting facilities. Call for seasonal rates. Pets OK. Shuttle to and from the airport.

Keswick Hall at Monticello
(434) 979-3440
Rt 250 East to Rt 22 East, 1.5 miles on right
King/Queen: $$$$$

Country house hotel owned by Orient-Express Hotels. Casual and fine dining restaurants, Arnold Palmer signature golf course, indoor/outdoor pool, spa, fitness facilities, tennis, massage.

Omni Hotel Charlottesville
(434) 971-5500
235 West Main St. & Downtown Mall
Double: $$$-$$$$

Look for weekend specials — especially when winter weather is coming. Indoor/outdoor pools, Jacuzzi, sauna, gym, restaurants and lounge. Meeting and banquet rooms available.

Silver Thatch Inn
(434) 978-4686
3001 Hollymead Dr.
Rt. 29 N (about 5 miles)
Queen/King: $$$$-$$$$$

Seven guestrooms, some with fireplaces. Free wireless Internet. Flat-screen televisions in all rooms. Full breakfast included. English pub and popular restaurant on site, open for dinner banquets, Wed-Sun. Wine Spectator award-winning wine list.

South Street Inn
(434) 979-0200
200 South St.
Rate: $$-$$$$$ (ask about business discounts)

"A Classic Southern Inn," furnished with antiques. Located in downtown historic district. Breakfast, afternoon tea and complimentary wine included. Fireplaces, Jacuzzi baths in some rooms, televisions and free wireless Internet, private baths in each room. Free parking.


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