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Cavalier Inn at the University of Virginia

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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.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Family Rooms
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Centrally Located
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Full view
74Somewhat walkable
Grade: 74 out of 100
96Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
9Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Clean, cozy updated and comfortable room with a nice view. Saw our first groundhog! We would stay there again in a moment. Pleasant experience with competent people. They have a dining room. but we didn’t use it.
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I think we stayed for graduation on the next-to last night before the University tears this place down. It was decent and they tried to make up for the somewhat shoddy decor by having wine and cheese, fruit bowls in the afternoon..The breakfast was included and quite good. Not su
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Not expensive, comfortable enough; free breakfast and close to UVa- across the street. Even free parking. Clean and the check-in staff was knowledgeable of the area. UVa is planning on tearing it down soon.Gone soon.
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For 4 years, we have stayed in every other hotel in Charlottesville except this one, the Cavalier Inn. I read a negative review once and stayed away. The Graduate, Holiday Inn, Hampton Inn, and others seemed more appealing. I was wrong. We stayed there last weekend, May 18- M
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Hotel is old and truly looks that way needs many upgrades, No where worth the price of staying there, Staff on the other hand was very friendly.

Shower leaked all night long, sink would not drain properly, tiles missing off the walls in shower, front door of room had to forced t
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Do you have a pet friendly room available for September 1 throughsept 4 if so what do you charge...we are AARP and military.
The Cavalier Hotel is now closed...
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how much do you charge for a room or suite that is pet friendly.per night.we are retired military and have aarp
What is your pet policy?
it was to close in August of 2017 but a recent stay here they told me it was change to June of 2018 and possibility not closing at all. Hopefully the info i got was accurate because my son like staying here when we are in town.
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How far is it to the train station
yes about 1 mile
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How far is it to the town center (bars & clubs) if walking?
15 minutes to The Corner where there are quite a few restaurants and bars. 40 minutes to the Downtown Mall, a pedestrian area with lots of restaurants, bars and shopping. There's also a free trolley service that takes you from The Corner area to the Downtown Mall, just Google Charlottesville Free Trolley for the schedule and map.
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"closing soon"
"Sorry you missed it"
"Outstanding location at the entrance to UVa main campus"
"Close proximity to U Va might not outweigh the short comings"
"stay away and stay someone else"
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LOCATION
United StatesVirginiaCharlottesville
NUMBER OF ROOMS
118
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