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Charleston, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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14 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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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Thank Oliver K
Watkins Glen, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Trying to keep our cost per hour of sleep around $10, this was perfect. A comfortable king bed, spacious room with a microwave and a refrigerator; I doubt you'll find comfort for the price. We had the most restful night sleep. For most, it would be very close to the UVA campus. For us, it a quick comfortable overnight to... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

This is definitely not a place to favor. I chose to stay two nights because of its proximity to the UVa campus, but in future I'll stay farther away. The room is small, the bathroom tiny, and little things - like a towel rack in the bathroom - are absent. The bed sports a mattress topper that is too short... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

I needed a simple overnight stay for a quick business trip to the University of Virginia. I just wanted "4 walls and a bed" that is CHEAP, CLEAN, and SAFE. I knew I would get in late and get up early, so I didn't care about TV, pools, breakfast, gymnasiums, etc. I wanted bare bones basics that would be low... More 

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Reston, Virginia
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69 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

This facility was clean and well run. They provide a hot breakfast. There are laundry facilities, soda machines and ice. Business office offers computers and internet. Hard to find a better value in Charlottesville.

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Pikeville, Kentucky
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

This motel looks nice on the outside, this used to be a "Budget Inn" if that tells you anything. Way overpriced for the type of accommodations. Very Noisy, staff & manager EXTREMELY RUDE! I accidentally left a piece of jewelry there, they admit they found it & REFUSE to send it to me! I've sent ppl there that live close... More 

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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 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Excel Inn & Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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