Stayed two nights on a weekend while attending a wedding. Overall, a fine stay and a good value. Some thoughts:
Free access to Gold's Gym right across the road
Indoor pool looked nice, although we did not take advantage.
Rooms (mainly bathrooms) could use some updating
Fitness room was a joke. Two treadmills, a bike, and a broken stair climber. But, see the "pro" above about Gold's Gym.
Getting in/out of this property can be a nightmare during busy traffic times.
Would have been nice to have breakfast included.
Next time I'm in Charlottesville I would probably look for another option, but wouldn't rule this one out!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Welcome to the Holiday Inn Charlottesville Hotel- University Area and Conference Center. Our hotel is conveniently located on (Route 29) Emmet Street. The University of Virginia is located within one mile of the hotel. Nearby attractions include the University of Virginia, Monticello, Ashlawn-Highland, Wineries, Michie Tavern, Montpelier, and various boutique shops and galleries. Nearby companies and government offices include State Farm Regional Office, GE -Fanuc, Northrop Grumman, Lexi-Nexis, Klockner, Sprint, PRA, National Ground Intelligence Center, J.A.G. School, UVA Health Systems, and Biotage Technologies. Our newly renovated, spacious rooms include free high speed wireless Internet. We also offer a business center, fitness facility, pay per view movies, coffee/ tea makers, room service, guest laundry, free USA Today on the weekdays and complimentary shuttle service to the Charlottesville Airport. During your stay we invite you to dine at our Lobby Cafe'. We are the ideal location for your wedding, banquet, meeting or any special event. The Holiday Inn University area offers facilities to accommodate up to 300 people, with over 4,900 square feet of meeting space. Let our expert staff work for you in accommodating your every need. ... more less
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