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Graduate Charlottesville

1309 West Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903
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  • University of Virginia
    0.5 km
  • 3 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed yesterday
Convenient and Friendly welcoming spot
Great location and friendly staff/ comfortable beds - great... more
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location and friendly staff/ comfortable beds - great service and follow up as I Left a charger in the room and they kindly sent it back to me quickly - The staff could not have been nicer and the valets the most courteous ever /anywhere

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is the place to stay in Charlottesville for all things UVA. Close to everything. The rooms are nice sized with a cool college theme. The second floor "adult" game room is a blast! The staff is impeccable. Manager Don Gathers is the consummate host!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved the Graduate. Stayed here during a 3 day road trip to visits colleges with my daughter. The Graduate is the perfect location to UVA'a campus. I wish we could have stayed longer. The only thing that was disappointing was there wasn't any breakfast options at the hotel. I understand the cafe is under renovations so that would explain it.

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I were very pleased with Graduate Charlottesville. Our room was large and the bed was very comfortable. Best of all, the hotel was in easy walking distance of the UVA campus. A few hours after we checked out, I realized I'd inadvertently left my hearing aids behind in the room. I feared I'd made a very expensive...

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Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

So, first off, the hotel is very pretty and the staff very nice. My review is less than stellar for a couple of reasons. First, the room was lovely, but it was clear there had been water leakage somehow..one of the pictures on the wall had clearly gotten wet. Second, the coffee shop was closed for repair ant this was...

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GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear Nora H, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We’re sorry you encountered some things you didn’t expect during your stay. While Sheepdog Coffee is being expanded to provide our guests with a better dining experience, we’re happy to recommend a nearby coffee shop for our guests to visit. The work is also mentioned on our...

Alachua, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is one of a small chain of academically situated properties. It's in a great location for everything Charlottesville. The staff are all very friendly (Mr Jake and Ms Chaunte and Ms Tiffanee) and have great personalities. Also had the chance to speak with Ms Yolanda and Ms Christina, two of the managers. The rooms are very comfortable and cleaned...

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GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear Gary J, Thank you for taking a moment to write your review. It was such a pleasure hosting you! We will be sure to extend your appreciation and praise to the rest of our staff; they will be glad to hear it. We’re so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to welcome you again soon....

Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on a girls getaway and found it to be very charming. The staff was very friendly and the beds were wonderful. Had an enjoyable stay. The coffee/breakfast restaurant was closed for renovations, but they still provided coffee.

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GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear 1happykat, Thank you for taking a moment to write your review. We’re so glad you enjoyed our spacious accommodations, exceptional service and comfortable amenities. We are currently expanding Sheepdog Coffee, our lobby coffee shop, to create a better dining experience for our guests. We apologize for any inconvenience our renovations may have caused. We hope you’ll come visit us...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came down for the weekend as a get away. It's a fun hotel with a great location near the hospital and the Main Street restaurants. To those critical of the design...it's meant to mimic a dorm room furnished with all of the mismatched stuff your parents are looking to get rid of when they send you off to college. It's...

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GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear mjmjpi, Thank you for your review. We are glad you had a pleasant experience at our hotel. It is wonderful to know you enjoyed our unique style and fun atmosphere. We pride ourselves on our unique décor and hope guests enjoy our Cavalier pride. Our rooftop restaurant and bar, Heirloom, not only has some of the best views in...

Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my second stay at the Graduate. Gorgeous room again. Wonderful restaurant and roof top bar! The best location in town, bar none. If you have business at University Hospital it's a hundred yards away. If you want something to eat, the restaurant here is good and there are a dozen others within three blocks. Most importantly, the staff...

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GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear Beachbib, Thank you for your delightful feedback. It is lovely to hear you had such a wonderful stay with us. With our exceptional service, spacious accommodations and exquisite eateries, Heirloom and Sheepdog Coffee, we promise the best to each of our guests. We will be sure to extend your appreciation and praise to our staff. We hope you’ll stay...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful city facing king room, everything clean and fun. The concept of a college dorm is fun, different and quite enjoyable. The rooftop restaurant was excellent, we both had a great dinner. Overall it was a surprisingly original experience and highly recommended

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GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate Charlottesville, responded to this review

Dear Kjoh52, Thank you for writing your review. It’s wonderful to hear you had a lovely stay with us! We’re so glad you enjoyed our unique style and charming atmosphere. Our rooftop restaurant and bar, Heirloom, is always a great choice for dining. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Yolanda Harrell General Manager

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Allow yourself to be taken back in time while enjoying your stay at Graduate Charlottesville. Our hotel is located in the heart of this history rich city, walking distance from the University of Virginia, the Rotunda and the Lawn. Its convenient Main Street location allows you easy access to all the restaurants, shops, galleries and more. The fun will continue back at the hotel at our cafe and open-air bar. Maybe challenge your friends to a game of Foosball or Ping Pong in our game room. Come experience this bustling city with us as well as relax in your room with HD TV, complementary Wi-Fi, docking stations, refrigerator, coffee maker, Malin and Goetz amenities, and more! This is Graduate - get ready to be in ... more   less 

Additional Information about Graduate Charlottesville

Address: 1309 West Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Region: United States > Virginia > Charlottesville
Price Range: ₹ 7,302 - ₹ 18,290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Graduate Charlottesville 3*
Number of rooms: 135
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Also Known As:
Red Roof Inn Charlottesville Hotel Charlottesville
Charlottesville Red Roof Inn
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#11 Romantic Hotel in Charlottesville
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“1-3 floors for easy parking access, 4-9 floors for views of the city.”
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“Rooms there are amazing!!!”
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“Rooms away from the elevator are quieter”
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“The higher floors are probably quieter - ours was great. Valet parking is convenient and reasonable.”
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“we stayed on 7th floor face main street, was not noisy at all.”
 of 5 bubbles LPinVA, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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