$78 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Jul 29, 2014 Check-out: Jul 30, 2014

Cavalier Inn at the University

3 stars
105 North EMMET ST, CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA 22903
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.4
out of 5
183 reviews
Lovely hotel.

The perfect location across from UVA and the gracious staff make this a welcoming place to arrive. See full review

  • Fontalys
  • Jun 22, 2013
Pleased

Pleasantly surprised by the overall condition of such an old motel. Very clean and well kept. Air... See full review

  • JT just happy to be in NO
  • Jun 27, 2014
Guests will find numerous recreational activities within a short distance. Every room is fully equipped with complimentary wireless highspeed internet. Cable tv/ 37 inch flat screen tv/ electronic lap top size safe/large desk space/ coffee tea maker/ iron ironing board/refrigerator and micro combo. Complimentary deluxe breakfast and free newspaper. After a busy day visitors to this hotel can enjoy a dip in the outdoor pool. Enjoy spacious accommodations at this two diamond AAA rated charlottesville hotel ideally located on the university of virginia grounds. Centrally located near historic attractions. Cavalier inn provides comfortable accommodations and easy access to the University of virgina thomas jeffersons architectural masterpiece the worldfamous rotunda of the university of Virginia monticello michie tavern ash lawnhighland and the Charlottesville and richmond international airports. Guests will also find numerous recreational activities within a short distance. Each spacious room is fully equipped with complimentary highspeed internet/ cable tv/ 37 inch flatscreen tv large desk Space/ coffee/tea maker/ iron/ironing board/ frig/micro combo. Electronic lap top size safe/ every morning guests are greeted with a complimentary deluxe breakfast and free newspaper. Comfortable university of virginia themed lobby. Come experience the hospitality and professional service at Cavalier inn at the university of virginia in charlottesville virginia.enjoy spacious accommodations at this two diamond AAA rated charlottesville hotel ideally located on the university of virginia grounds. Centrally located near historic attractions cavalier inn provides comfortable accommodations and easy access to the University of virgina s thomas jeffersons architectural masterpiece the worldfamous rotunda of the university of Virginia. Monticello michie

Hotel Map

38.0399 -78.5067
Nearby airports
Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport, (CHO), 9.00, MI, N; Washington Dulles Intl Airport, (IAD), 110.00, MI, N; Byrd Field/Richmond Intl Airport, (RIC), 80.00, MI, E;
Area description
City Center

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Cavalier Inn at the University Rooms

Deluxe
King Deluxe -Deluxe room with seating area one King Bed and a sleep sofa fully equipped with complimentary wireless high-speed Internet cable satellite television with HBO and coffee maker.
Standard
Description not provided
Standard
One Double with sleep sofa - 1 double bed and a queen sleep sofa refrigerator FREE high-speed Internet Flat Screen TV with 150 Channels In Room Electronic Safe coffee maker. hair dryer Iron and Board
Standard
King Bed - King Rooms equipped with refrigerator Hi Speed Internet Flat Screen TV In Room Safe Iron and Iron Board coffee maker
Standard
Queen Accessible -One Queen Bed Handicapped Accessible Room fully equipped with complimentary wireless high-speed Internet cable satellite television with HBO and coffee maker.
Standard
Two Double Beds - 2 double beds Refrigerator FREE high-speed Internet Flat Screen TV with 150 Channels In Room Electronic Safe Iron and Iron Board coffee maker hair dryer

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Elevators
Executive level
FEMA approved
Activities
Outdoor pool
Tennis
Dining
Continental breakfast
Coffee maker in room
Family plan
Services
Business center
Maid service
Laundry service
Laundry/Valet services
Security
Wake-up service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Gift shop
Copy service
News stand
Internet
High-speed internet
Transportation
FREE transportation
Parking
Parking
Outdoor parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Accessible rooms
Accessible parking
Brailled elevators
Room
Television with cable
Radio
AM/FM alarm clock
Hairdryer in room
Fire alarm with light
Electronic door locks
Iron
Ironing board
Smoke detectors
Sprinklers in rooms
Bath tub

Nearby points of interest

  • John Paul Jones Arena: 0.4 mi
  • Scott Stadium: 0.7 mi
  • University Hall: 552.2 mi

Dining

Off property dining
American Asian Barbeque Bavarian Brazilian Cajun Chinese Ethiopian French Greek HighTea Indian International Italian Japanese Kosher Mediterranean Mexican MiddleEastern Muslim Pacific Rim Polynesian Seafood Scandinavian Steak House Swiss TexMex Thai Turki
Aberdeen barn
One of the oldest eateries in charlottesville under the same Ownership for over 19 years serving lunch dinner and. Comfortable atmosphere serving some of the best steak in c ville.
Carmellos
An appetizing menu of Italian dishes. Complete with appetizers soups and salads pastas fish veal chicken parmesan dishes desserts and chef specials. Serving dinner nightly at 5 p.m. Reservations suggested for Friday and Saturday.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
04:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (183)

Ratings and reviews for Cavalier Inn at the University

Overall score

3.4 / 5
5.01.0
183 out of 183
Amenities:
3.2
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3.7
Location:
4.4
Value:
3.8

84% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Cavalier Inn at the University

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Pennsylvania
May 3, 2010

Mostly good...

Room quality was excellent for the price... clean bathrooms, comfortable beds. HVAC system needs updating, though. Carpetting in hallways needs to be replaced. Free continental breakfast was nothing special but was adequate. The coffee (can't remember the brand) was awesome! BIG NEGATIVE: The Wifi did not work in my room. This was a huge disadvantage for me. I mentioned this to two different persons at the front desk staff. Both apologized and thanked me for letting them know. One said they are aware of the issue and are working on improving the connectivity. IF YOU NEED INTERNET ACCESS FROM YOUR ROOM, you should call them and make sure you get a room that has it.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

The best thing about this hotel is it's location. UVA, "The Corner," and Barracks Road shopping plaza are short walks from the hotel. My room overlooked UVA's Carrs Hill field. It was fun to watch the students play soccer and ultimate frisbee on a sunny afternoon.

Review of Cavalier Inn at the University

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Kim the College Student
Wocester, MA
May 16, 2010

A great price but average

The overall experience was pretty good. The staff was great and friendly but the room was average.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Review of Cavalier Inn at the University

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Paterson, New Jersey
Jan 11, 2012

A decent place that could be better...

We picked the Cavalier Inn because of its location and price. The room was clean, the bathroom worked fairly well (sink drain slow, usual problem with slow shower head). But the carts to transport luggage to room were rickety and the breakfast was barely edible. What exemplifies the problems with this place are the windows over the catwalks on the street elevation of the building. The appear not have been cleaned in weeks.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Review of Cavalier Inn at the University

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Elenore
Virginia Beach
Oct 28, 2012

Nice Stay

Close to all I wanted to do and see. A little noisy on the backside of hotel great location helpful staff

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
5
Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

I attended a concert . Short walk to the venue and safe area.

Review of Cavalier Inn at the University

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
UVa Alumnus
Business
Michigan
Dec 10, 2012

Business Travel

Solid location to get to The Corner, The Lawn, etc. Reasonably priced. Originally was placed in corner room facing Ivy/parking lot - was extremely loud inside the room, so asked for switch. Was kindly given "inside" room facing Emmet St, and was much improved. Overall, hotel was what I expected and worth the price.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Cavalier Inn at the University

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Longmeadow, MA
May 16, 2010

Better than usual this trip

The location can't be beat if you're visiting UVA, and the free breakfast is one of the best I've had (with a roomy breakfast area). But the rooms are dark, with NO natural light unless you don't care about privacy, and noise is easily transmitted if other guests are not considerate. On this trip, there was no wireless internet signal in my room, but at least the room was cleaner than others I've stayed in at the same hotel. Charlottesville hotels are not cheap. Stay a half hour west in Waynesboro instead -- you'll get a much nicer room at the same or lower price.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
2
Location:
4
Value:
2
Review of Cavalier Inn at the University

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Atlanta, GA
May 31, 2010

One opinion

Easy access to UVA and major thoroughfares.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Review of Cavalier Inn at the University

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Arlington, VA
Aug 3, 2009

Pleasantly Surprised

I read mixed reviews about the place but found that it exceeded my expectations. The rooms were clean, the staff was friendly and the location was great. There could certainly be improvements at the property but for the price of the room, I found it to be an excellent value.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Review of Cavalier Inn at the University

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Runnerinwoods
Mountain View, CA
May 4, 2010

Nice stay, nice location, slow elevators

I had a nice stay and liked the location but gave up on using the very slow elevators--it was much faster to take the stairs.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
3
Review of Cavalier Inn at the University

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Central Coast
Jun 25, 2010

May Visit

I was visiting a friend who was getting married nearby. The location was very convenient to the UV campus. Room was clean but a little noisy when other guests walked past the room. Staff was very helpful and friendly.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Time-saving tip: Short drive from hotel

If new to Chaorlottesville and driving around, a navigator in the car is very useful.

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