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Hagerstown, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So it's July and super hot...be advised the room doors are to the outside, like a motel. One side, facing the street, has been enclosed with sun locking tinted plexiglass. Rooms are nicely decorated with small frig and microwave, ironing board and iron. Pretty standard hotel layout with two full beds. If you are up for walking in a college... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed here a few times over the last 14 years, but this was the first in a very long time. The hotel is beyond dingy at this point. The room was dark, dank, musty, you name it. I've never wanted to get out of a hotel room so quickly. It may be a great location for visits to the... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Originally chose the Cavalier Inn due to it's proximity to the parking garage (Emmet-Ivy) and to UVA grounds. Parking is located right behind the hotel and is good. Although the hotel is outdated, and I have to say, smells of smoke (at least in the lobby it did), my room was fine. In fact, it was very good. The room... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first room was completely unacceptable; the bathtub would not seal & hold water and there was mildew and loose, papery adhesive coming loose under the attached bathmat when I ran the water. Tub caulking was poorly done; ceiling rails were rusty. The room they moved me to was much better. Cleaner, better kept, better maintained. That said... housekeeping never... More 

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Fairfax County, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location is what drew me to the Cavalier Inn. The hotel was very close to the Emmet-Ivy parking garage, where a bus took us from the garage to the University grounds. Front desk staff people were very friendly. This isn't a luxury hotel or resort, but my room on the 5th floor was clean and comfortable, although the pillows could... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was wow when I first got there, but once inside it was very nice. The staff was really friendly. Upstairs on the 5th floor the rooms had been completely renovated. It was updated with all the moder convenient. Breakfast was excellent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms were good. The air conditioning was fabulous due to extremely high temps. The pool looked super clean. The only real down fall was pretty noisy with closing doors and people talking outside. They quieted down around 11 o'clock.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our one-night stay here was not cheap and the quality of the fixtures and amenities were lacking. For what I would deem a two-star hotel, we paid over $200. The proximity to the campus is great, but it's worth a bit of a drive to stay some place else.

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Seattle
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

The location of this hotel is fantastic. It is within walking distance to UVA and lots of restaurants. Freeway access is also quite easy. Hotel itself was also acceptable. Slight hiccup during check-in but after that it was OK. Noise was not too bad. Room was clean and comfortable. Breakfast was very good with delicious warm options. Overall, I was... More 

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Minnesota City, Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Rooms are not great. Whatever detergent they use to wash the sheets made my husband have an allergic, itching reaction. When the door was shut, there was a large gap between the door and the door jam, almost wide enough to slide a computer tablet through. That's pretty wide. I will say the staff was very nice. We were scheduled... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
NEWLY RENOVATED "September 2014" all of our guest rooms now feature 4 Star Hotel mattress bedding, pillows and luxury linen collection that extends to our bath linen and feature new bath amenities by Bath & Body Works. Cavalier Inn is located directly on UVA Grounds one block to the Admissions Office, Alumni Hall and the UVA Bookstore. Just 3 blocks to the new Battle Building Children's Hospital, UVA Medical Center, and only 2 blocks from The Jefferson Rotunda and the UVA Chapel. Our hotel is located in the heart of Charlottesville directly on UVA Grounds and only minutes from Monticello, Miche Tavern, Ashlawn Highlands, and a short drive to James Madison’s Montpelier. The hotel offers a Complimentary Deluxe Hot Breakfast Buffet, fitness center, seasonal outdoor pool, cafe patio, and for our business guests a self-serve business center with copy, fax and printer services. Complimentary Shuttle Sunday to Thursday 8am to 5pm must be scheduled in advance. The hotel is a 100% SMOKE FREE property. Our Hotel features deluxe 2 room suites, mini suites and business class suites. Each room features a refrigerator and microwave, iron & ironing board, electronic laptop size safe, free high speed internet and Free Wi-Fi in all guest rooms along with a 37” inch flat screen TV with cable in our standard rooms and 2 flat screens in our suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cavalier Inn at the University of Virginia

Address: 105 Emmet St N, Charlottesville, VA 22903-1728
Location: United States > Virginia > Charlottesville
Price Range: $99 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cavalier Inn at the University of Virginia 2*
Number of rooms: 118
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Cavalier Inn At The University Of Virginia Hotel Charlottesville
Cavalier Hotel Charlottesville
The Cavalier Hotel
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