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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed New Years Eve. Friendly front desk staff, the room was very nice upon first glance,obviously older but kept up well. Sad to hear it's being torn down, it's a decent, inexpensive place to stay in Charlottesville near UVA.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed thanksgiving week 2016. Yes it is an older building but we have stayed here the last 4 years to visit the Charlottesville area and wouldn't stay anywhere else. The front desk staff has always been very nice and helped with anything when asked. The only complaint we have is we found out they are taking this building down...

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Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

External entrances, old, refurb'd hotel. Check in was smooth and the people nice, and the location is good for access to all areas of UVA. Decent breakfast place next door, breakfast at the hotel was OK. On the level of a Ramada/Comfort Inn.

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

Three friends and I visited Charlottesville for one night for a short birthday weekend/getaway trip. We stayed in one room with two double beds which was a little tight for four, but great for one night. The beds and sheets were comfortable, the room was quiet, and we had no complaints or issues with the shower/bathroom. The location was great...

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Reviewed 7 November 2016

I never ever recommended this hotel because they stolen money from my friend and cloths form another friend and the were a lot of flying with bad smell. I am sorry but this is the truth what I saw there.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I missed some of my stuff during my staying there for a month! I was checking my money every time when I was back. the food was not good, they have the same breakfast everyday! the cleaning services was not on daily bases and not at the expected quality! I don't recommend it to anybody!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The worst experience I have ever had.. We stayed in the hotel for a month (as a group), we all got stolen by the cleaning ladies or maybe another staff member. My friend got stolen $1000, I left my silver bracelet in the hotel for few hours and it disappeared. Moreover, the rooms are super NOT clean, actually dirty, the...

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Richmond, VA
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I traveled to Charlottesville for a wine tasting weekend and due to the home football game, this was one of the only hotels with enough rooms for a party of 9. While it is conveniently located to walk to UVA's campus and the amenities on the Corner, that is about all that the hotel has going for it. The beds...

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CavalierInn, Front Office Manager at Cavalier Inn at the University of Virginia, responded to this review

We reviewed the video of your review and are very aware of what actually happened, I am sorry you felt the need to post events that were opposite to what actually happened, we had some of the other guests that were in the lobby leave notes and email us to let us know what they saw. We might suggest you...

Reviewed 2 November 2016

Charlottesville VA is my hometown and I decided to pay a visit to friends family and memories for about a week. I spent 5 of my nights there at The Cavalier Hotel and was very pleased with the hotel and the service. Rooms are very comfortable, quiet and spotless. I had a nice view of part of the UVA campus...

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CavalierInn, Front Office Manager at Cavalier Inn at the University of Virginia, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for choosing to stay with us we truly apprecaite you taking the time to let us know about your stay. we hope that you will choose us again the next time you come to charlottesville.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We stayed at The Cavalier Inn this past weekend and I was incredibly disappointed with the quality of our stay. Not only were the rooms very run down, the bed was INCREDIBLY uncomfortable, the air unit sounds like an 18-wheeler starting in your bedroom and the walls are paper thin. We chose this hotel mainly because it was pet-friendly -...

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CavalierInn, Front Office Manager at Cavalier Inn at the University of Virginia, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay, I apologize that your pet did not recieve what was conveyed to you, the dog walking area is across our parking lot with a small grassy area with a conservation area that is native to our area, the natural sping there surround by all of the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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 N. Emmet St, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Region: United States > Virginia > Charlottesville
Price Range: $93 - $192 (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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“The rooms are hot and AC is shut off in the winter. Dress lightly. :)”
 of 5 bubbles , 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms facing the campus have a glass covered walkway that reduced traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles corkym707, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the west side of the building (opposite Emmet St) open to the outdoors, like a motel.”
 of 5 bubbles traveler1991751, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the second floor right above the pool so it was pretty quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 938amberg, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the pool side if it's hot outside; the sun shining on the street side can be brutal”
 of 5 bubbles kbrownlee, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
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