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Graduate Charlottesville

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1309 West Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903 (Formerly Red Roof Inn Charlottesville)
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Falls Church, Virginia
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26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A great location with well done room and a very nice staff. I fell and the staff, Robert and Lindsey were very quick to respond. Jamal, the valet was also delightful. Yolanda, the manager also spent time with us. A cool place with interesting details. We think that Tina Fey on the key cards was a neat touch. We expect... More 

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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A short walk from UCA medical center, the Graduate was a nice place stay. I was only there for the night but the place was really neat, clean and welcoming. The staff was great and helpful and quite friendly. Love the 'lounge' on the 2nd floor. The most amusing thing was the room 'keys' are student IDs going along well... More 

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Thank Steve K
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Graduate for one night before an interview. This hotel is in the best location if you are interviewing/visiting UVA Health System. It is within walking distance and quite convenient. The hotel is also located on the Corner and is a very short walking distance from some wonderful restaurants including Roots, Basil, Lemongrass, and Bodos. Parking is... More 

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Thank Casey W
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently spent the night at the graduate. We made the reservation by phone, with LaQusha. As we walked through the hotel door she greeted us by name with a smile. We found the customer service by all the staff to be pretty special. We enjoyed the trendy decour.( Except the pink elevator lol) Our room was super clean, mattress... More 

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Thank Melody R
Yolunda H, Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear Melody R, Thank you for the wonderful review. I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and experience our unique Hotel. It is always nice to read great comments such as yours. LaQuisha is definitely a great asset to our team. I will be sure to pass along your comments to her and our entire staff.... More 

Alexandria, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is charming, clean and the staff is wonderful! There wasn't a single part of our visit that wasn't a treat! The elevator was slow, but reliable and charming. LaQuisha at the front desk made our visit personable and fun- she even directed us to amazing local food!

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Thank lexknitter
Yolunda H, Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear Lexknitter, Thank you for your wonderful comments regarding your stay with us. It is always a pleasure to read how much our Guests love the Hotel. Yes, our elevator can be a little slow as we are operating with one elevator. However, we are in the process of adding a new elevator and hope to have it operational by... More 

Washington dc
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a long overdue review, but I had such a wonderful stay at the hotel and wanted to post my comments. Better late than never. I had stayed at the hotel for about 10 days in early October while my son was at the hospital nearby. The hotel room was extremely clean and well appointed. The hotel has been... More 

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Thank Rote800
Yolunda H, Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

I appreciate your comments regarding your recent stay at Graduate Charlottesville. We always enjoy hearing about the positive experiences our guests have at our hotels. I will make sure to share your comments with the rest of our team. Positive guest feedback, like yours, is always an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the... More 

Kansas City, Missouri
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently stayed at The Graduate and was very impressed by the character and attention to detail the hotel had. Pros -The rooms and lobby looked exactly like the pictures on the site. -The location is fantastic and you can walk to get anything you might need and UVA is just right across the street -The products used in the... More 

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Thank Erin C
Yolunda H, Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear Erin C, Thank you for you wonderful comments regarding your stay with us. It's nice to read of your appreciation of the uniqueness and convenience of our Hotel. I apologize that we did not follow through with our assurance that someone would assist you with the thermostat issue. I will pass your comments along to the Front Office and... More 

Sydney
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111 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of three loved everything about this very smart motel for our New Year's Eve stay. Our room was beautifully furnished, lots of space, great mood lighting, plush carpets, comfortable armchair and a lovely desk that just invited you to sit and write. It was quiet and extremely comfortable. Beds were divine. Loved the quirky little touches - the... More 

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Yolunda H, Owner at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear FamilyofthreeSydney, Wow! I am so glad that you had a wonderful stay and was able to truly "Experience" our uniqueness. The little touches that make all the difference. I will relay your comments and post your review for our staff to read; thank you for the great comments. Please be sure to return in the Spring when we our... More 

Alexandria, Virginia
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Even recent reviews of this property vary wildly, but based upon my experience, I think The Graduate is ready for "commencement." Perhaps there were issues if the hotel opened too soon, but there certainly were no glitches of any kind with my 2015 New Year's Eve stay (double room/approximately $150, booked through Orbitz). There are two criticisms with which I'll... More 

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Yolunda H, Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear James B, Thank you for taking the time to give such a detailed review in regard to your stay with us. It is always great to read how our Guests enjoyed their experience with us. We are putting the finishing touches on our 9th floor rooftop restaurant, bar, and outdoor terraces and plan to open this Spring (along with... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Comfortable hotel right next to UV and a moderate walk (or trolley ride) to the downtown mall. The rooms were nicely decorated (with a school theme) with comfortable bedding. The staff was friendly. My only complaint, is that the floor my hotel room was on along with the room itself reeked of either paint, cleaning, or some other chemical smell... More 

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Thank Marc D
Yolunda H, Owner at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear Marc D, I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our unique school theme decor is definitely a Guest favorite. As we are putting the final touches on our rooftop restaurant, bar, and outdoor terrace, I apologize for the paint smell during your stay. We are scheduled to complete our renovation this Spring. We hope to see... More 

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