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Long Island, NY
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99 reviews
18 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The motel is in the middle of the U of V campus and, for visiting the college quite convenient but we were not there for the college. The room was OK and it was clean. There were a couple of problems. I tripped going into the bathroom at night as the door saddle was raised more than usual. There were... More 

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Pound, Virginia
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Room was clean and recently updated. Only had two towels in the room. Strangely no desk available in the room. Layout of the motel is weird. Parking lot is a bit cramped. There was an internet lounge with free coffee until 11 pm. Breakfast was better than average.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This facility needs a serious upgrade. The furniture in the room was broken and down right ugly with the finish scratched and peeling. The bathroom had no counter top and no towel rack. I would not recommend staying here.

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Columbus, Indiana, United States
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3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would you like to experience a stay in a depressing and shabby motel so that you would know first hand what people of very little means have to deal with? If so, you could stay at the Excel Inn. Although at $140 for one night this place is seriously overpriced. Granted this was a Friday night and the prices are... More 

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Virginia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Excel was a good value. The price was very reasonable and the accommodations were better than we expected. We wanted a decent hotel that was close to UVA medical center, and that was reasonably priced. The Excel met our needs well. The breakfast pretty solid, the room was clean and spacious, and the proximity to the hospital was good.... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

I admit I was a bit skeptical when booking this hotel. I had seen some great reviews, but am a bit jaded about these things. I can honestly say it was better than even those positive reviews led me to believe! This might just be the cleanest hotel I have seen in years! The bathroom looked like it was just... More 

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Danville, Virginia
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Nice, and clean hotel but the queen bed is really a full sized bed. Breakfast was good but it would have been nice to have some breakfast meats to go with the eggs and waffles. The (medical) rate was good but we would have liked to stay an additional day and rest up before the drive home after a day... More 

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Norwell, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

The hotel has helpful staff and great prices. The room was very tastefully appointed and the bathroom was also new and fully up to date. Examples beyond quality of furnishings: USB sockets to recharge your phone and an automatic LED nightlight in the switch plate in the bathroom. Breakfast (included) was also surprisingly good - they actually had real scrambled... More 

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Thank BeantownBilly
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

My husband and son and I stayed here during a college visit because it is so close to the campus. Room was pretty large and clean. Breakfast was included. If you are looking for clean and reasonable and decent location then this is the place for you! If you are looking for anything beyond basic then keep looking.

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Positive: Smooth check-in/check-out. Spacious and clean room. Comfortable bed. Fridge, ironing board, and safe at disposal. Good water pressure. TV worked well. Excellent WiFi. Reasonably priced. Negative: Bad smell in the room, noise from the street (even at night). Unhealthy sugar packed basic breakfast (but better than nothing).

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at the University of Virginia, we at Excel Inn & Suites (formerly Budget Inn Charlottesville) welcome you to Charlottesville and Central Virginia! Our central location is ideal walking distance to University of Virginia (Rotunda, Grounds and The Corner), JPJ (John Paul Jones) Arena, Scott Stadium, Klockner Stadium and Barracks Road Shops and Dining. A short drive will place you at Monticello, Ash Lawn, Michie Tavern, Vineyards and Historic Downtown Mall. The University of Virginia Hospital and medical facilities are a short dive distance. Our Excel Inn & Suites is a SMOKE-FREE facility offering Standard and Suite room types. Complimentary to our guests...Hot Continental Breakfast w/ Waflles, Coffee and Computer Lounge. In room amenties include LDC TV w/ cable, USB charge station, free Local & Long Distance Calls (USA & Canada), Microwave / Fridge, Iron & Iron board, Safe and Hair Dryer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Excel Inn & Suites

Address: 140 Emmet St N, Charlottesville, VA 22903-1729 (Formerly Budget Inn)
Location: United States > Virginia > Charlottesville
Price Range: $65 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Excel Inn & Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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