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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although it is difficult to find in the dark when coming in late, it is one of the most relaxing places to stay as it is extremely quiet and very comfortable. Its location on the UVA Campus makes it the perfect spot if you have business in Charlottesville. It is in a perfect location for walking to the JPJ (basketball...

Thank Tim G
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for a few nights given activities at Darden, and the location can't be beat. The parking is terrific (and free!), and everything was clean. The facilities are a bit old though - the bathroom isn't modern, and the ventilation in the room was particularly poor ... I was always either too hot or too cold. There are...

Thank anchmer
Norfolk, Virginia
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice alternative to the English Inn. No breakfast but a nice room at a good rate. We even got a 20% discount from the rate quoted when we booked the room. Good location. We would stay there again.

Thank Parke M
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

It is my son's fourth year at UVA and I just a few weeks ago discovered The Inn at Darden. What a pleasant surprise it was to be able to stay right on the grounds of the university and feel like I was part of the pulse of UVA during their annual film festival. The room was clean and simple...

Thank Mish23mosh
London, UK
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I had a tolerable 2 night stay here in August 2016. The location is excellent for anyone with business at UVA, or visiting children or friends at UVA, It is a short drive or 10 to 15 minute walk to the Barracks Road shopping center. Furthermore, parking is easy which is saying a lot on the UVA grounds. However, the...

Thank London06
Reviewed 17 October 2016

" Our room was very nice". King size bed. We had a nice view from our window". Maid service good". Had to walk a mile to get to the nearest soda machine". Parking ok as long you have a parking voucher for your vehicle". " Check-in was somewhat rude". Be there at the time required". "We were too early and...

Thank Roberta T
Williamsburg, Virginia
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Coming from a 1971 UVA grad, it's time to give back what I received too often--a "C." This is not a bad Inn, but just "Not great"--average! It certainly has the potential to be a beautiful Inn, but has missed the mark. My wife and I come to C'ville often, and usually stay at the Hampton Inn near the hospital,...

1Thank luvdisneylt
New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The location is great for visiting UVA, but I found that they were not great about accommodating any requests. My friend and I were in town for a wedding and would have liked to check in about an hour early in order to change in our room. We were informed that this was not possible and that we would have...

2Thank Ashleigh C
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I came here as part of an executive business course and it was first class all the way. From check in to check out, everything was great. Chris who checked me in was an awesome and very friendly employee. The bartender in the bar below the check in office was very friendly and accommodating as well. PS the bar doesn't...

Thank C W
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I stayed here for a week in conjunction with an Executive training course at UVA. The room had a queen sized bed with comfortable (firm) mattress, a comfortable chair and ottoman to read or watch TV, a fridge and microwave, coffee maker, safe, iron, hairdryer. Very clean and able to also control the temp. The inn has 24/7 front desk...

Thank MPWAnnapolisW

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the University of Virginia Inn at Darden in Charlottesville, Virginia offering historic and gracious on-Grounds hotel accommodations. The Inn is an ideal property for individuals, groups and conferences, close to shopping, downtown Charlottesville and many local attractions. Relax and enjoy our dignified traditional hotel offering an excellent location, outstanding service and convenient amenities. Guests at the Inn may choose from 177 charming accommodations featuring a traditional Jeffersonian décor and numerous amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi, microwave and mini-fridge and complimentary lighted guest parking seven days a week. ... more   less 

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Address: 100 Darden Blvd, Charlottesville, VA 22903-1760
Region: United States > Virginia > Charlottesville
Price Range: $128 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — UVA Inn at Darden 3*
Number of rooms: 177
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“Free parking but ask for a room nearer to the parking garage.”
 of 5 bubbles timgM599QF, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for one of the newer rooms”
 of 5 bubbles London06, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“"Make sure that you reserve a room well ahead of time so you get what you asked for".”
 of 5 bubbles robertat916, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Do not get room 266-- no view. There are elevators, but not told about them--hard to find. Lugging suitcases up 2 flights was not fun.”
 of 5 bubbles luvdisneylt, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“When you check-in, ask which entrance is closest to you room.”
 of 5 bubbles 296PeterR, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
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