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Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area

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Jackson, tn
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Older Holiday Inn but well kept. 7 floors, large rooms with step-In show, indoor pool and Emmets bar & grill, serving typical pub grub. There is a nice patio area out back to smoke and lounge in. Not too difficult to enter or exit with a large parking lot. Staff courteous. The La Quinta next door is far, far below... More 

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Del S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for the favorable comments about your stay with us. We are glad you appreciated our rooms, amenities, and the effort of our staff to deliver courteous service. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Hurt, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I spent one night here. Check in was quick and easy. Our room was a nice size and smelled clean when we entered. The bathroom could use some updating but was clean. While drying my hair the hair dryer got so hot that some plastic on it melted and burned my finger. I told the front desk... More 

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Del S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing comments about your stay with us. We are glad you value the cleanliness of your room and some of other amenities that we offer. We look forward to your next visit. More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

This is with regards to my reservation at Holiday Inn - University Area property in Charlottesville from 18 May to 25th May. Me and my family were staying here for the graduation weekend and we had bought new shoes for all of us to wear for the event. Late in the night just a day before graduation on 21st we... More 

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Del S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide this feedback to us. I'm very sorry for your experience during what was a very special time for your family. While the UVA graduation weekend a very busy time for us, responding to guest concerns is a top priority. We take the security of our guests and their belongings seriously and investigate... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

The building is terrific but this hotel's management is falling down on the job. When we arrived, the hotel van was parked in the way of guest access to the front door. The first front desk clerk we dealt with, at about an hour before check in time, could not find our reservation. She said to come back in an... More 

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Del S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your constructive feedback. I am very sorry for your experience and can assure you that I will with our hotel leaders to correct the issues you have mentioned. We hope you will return to give us a chance to deliver the kind of stay that you should expect. More 

Santa Barbara, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We arrived on graduation weekend... people everywhere sporting UVA gear. The front desk staff stayed ahead of things, answered questions, even got the manager when there was a snafu, who helped handle things beautifully. We appreciated this personal service. The room, a king, did not have a trash can (just an oversight, I'm sure) and the bed was missing it's... More 

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Del S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback regarding the hotel and our staff's efforts to take good care of you. I also appreciate that you've called those in-room deficiencies to our attention. Our team has already corrected them and we hope you will return to give us another chance to demonstrate the great guest room experience you should expect! More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

During my stay the AC unit was broken. It did not work the whole night the room end up being stuffy and I woke up the next morning With a cold cause of the room being so stuffy. They had maintenance come in at 8oclock couldn't accommodate me. Very Rude !

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Del S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area, responded to this review

Thanks for providing this constructive feedback. We are sorry about your experience with the air conditioning unit. We have since replaced the unit. We hope you will return to give us another chance to provide a better visit and meet your expectations. More 

Union, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

My husband and I stayed at the Holiday Inn University the night before an early morning surgery. Our newly decorated room was attractive and clean. We had a nice TV, good Wi-Fi connection, a refrigerator and microwave, a very comfortable bed,and a quiet night. Our arrival was a bit troubling because heavy traffic made it difficult to get to the... More 

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Del S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback that you have provided about your stay with us. I agree with that a warm and hospitable greeting is a critical component of any hotel stay experience. I'm glad that you experienced that from your bartender, but I am sorry that you didn't have the same experience at check-in. And I will work to ensure... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

I stayed at this hotel on Friday April 29 as I was in town handling some last minute details for an upcoming move this summer. Let me start by saying that this hotel is nestled at a busy intersection, though I didn't hear any traffic or street noises while in my room. Nice lobby that presented a clean and welcoming... More 

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Del S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide this very important feedback. After consulting with our staff and checking the room at issue, we determined that there was no infestation, nor did we did we find further evidence of any pests. We take such concerns very seriously. We have trained our staff to identify and report any pest sightings, so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

my sister and I stayed here for one night for a concert in the area. check-in was smooth. the room was just as expected. very clean. only issue was the loud guests surrounding us. There was a restaurant and complimentary breakfast on site. we didn't partake due to leaving in a hurry to return home due to my sister feeling... More 

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Del S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your great feedback regarding your stay at the Holiday Inn Charlottesville- Univ area. We look forward to your next visit! More 

Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

I am new to the area so I went to a days inn on emmitt it was literally a drug house, druggies and all kind of activities I really felt unsafe so I came up the street to the Holiday Inn. There was no illegal activities in the parking lot, quiet and clean. As I was into the hotel it... More 

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Del S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to describe your stay at the Holiday Inn Charlottesville- Univ Area. We are pleased to hear that you had a great stay experience and that our staff took such good care of you. I will share your feedback with Mark and are Emmett's Restaurant and Lounge team. We hope to host you again soon! More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area

Address: 1901 Emmet St N, Route 29 South, Charlottesville, VA 22901-2814
Location: United States > Virginia > Charlottesville
Price Range: $123 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Charlottesville - University Area 3*
Number of rooms: 170
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