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Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area

3-star Hotel with Fitness center

1901 Emmet Street, Charlottesville, VA 22901

+1 434 977 7700

based on 137 reviews

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About Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area, Charlottesville

Value for money
Your Gateway to The Birthplace of American Wine and Virginia History Welcome to Holiday Inn® University Area for your leisure stays, social occasions, corporate meetings and conferences. Enjoy our spacious guest rooms which include complimentary Wi-Fi, beverage fridge, microwave, and widescreen 37" HDTV. Also, we have a heated pool, fitness area, a casual dining option at Emmet's Restaurant and Lounge with breakfast, dinner and room service available. We are located on Route 29 near the University of Virginia and offer complimentary shuttle service to/from nearby Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (CHO). A town of presidents filled with history like Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, James Madison's Montpelier, and James Monroe's Highland all within a short distance to the hotel. In addition, you can enjoy great shopping and restaurants at Barracks Road or The Shops at Stonefield, stroll the famous Downtown Pedestrian Mall, take in a show at John Paul Jones Arena, ‘Discover The Birthplace Of American Wine’ along the Monticello Wine Trail’, or eat at Michie Tavern ca 1784. In town for business? There are many corporate and government offices nearby including Northrop Grumman, NGIC, State Farm, Lexis Nexis, JAG, CFA Institute, Siemens, GE, Federal Executive Institute, and UVA Research Park. Whatever the reason for your trip to Virginia, we have exactly what you need.

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area room price & deals

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Standard Rooms - Water view
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$225 totalExpedia
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Executive Rooms - City view
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Double Rooms - Mountain view
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$351 totalVio.com
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King Rooms - Ocean view
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Queen Rooms - Lake view
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Other Rooms - Skyline view


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Shuttle service (free)

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Air purifiers
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services

Accessibility and suitability

  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Allergy-free room
  • Toilet with grab rails


  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Storage available
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Parking and transportation

  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service (free)

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Golf
  • Skiing
  • Hiking


  • Heated pool
  • Pool towels
  • Saltwater pool

Family friendly

  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area

Attractions in Charlottesville, Virginia curated by momondo

Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area location: 1901 Emmet Street, Charlottesville, VA 22901

Top landmarks

John Paul Jones Arena1.4 mi
Fralin Museum of Art1.7 mi
Downtown Mall2.3 mi
Migration: A Gallery2.3 mi
Virginia Discovery Museum2.4 mi
Scott Stadium2.4 mi
Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection3.7 mi
Michie Tavern4.0 mi
Monticello4.2 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Milan Indian Cuisine0.1 mi
Brothers Bar & Grill0.2 mi
Cyclone Anayas Mexican Kitchen0.2 mi
matchbox Charlottesville0.2 mi
Aberdeen Barn - Charlottesville0.2 mi
Chili's Grill & Bar0.3 mi
Szechuan Restaurant0.3 mi
Maharaja Fine Indian Cuisine0.3 mi
Pasture Q0.3 mi

Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area Reviews

GoodBased on 137 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Welcoming and friendly staff! (in 82 reviews)
  • Modern and overall clean rooms. (in 52 reviews)
  • Clean and great room (in 51 reviews)
Cons -
  • Inside our room was a musty odor. (in 52 reviews)
  • Worst experience with this hotel. (in 27 reviews)
  • Pool was closed the entire stay. (in 17 reviews)

Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area compare to other 3 star hotels in Charlottesville?

    In Charlottesville, 3 star hotels have average nightly rates of $285. Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area is $151 cheaper than the city average at just $134/night.

  • How far is Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area from Charlottesville Albemarle?

    There are 5.7 mi between Charlottesville Albemarle and Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area. The drive to and from the airport should be about 17min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • What is the best way to get to Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area from Charlottesville Albemarle?

    With parking available at Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area, you could always rent a car for as low as $40/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Charlottesville. Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area offers an airport shuttle to help transport hotel guests from Charlottesville Albemarle and other area airports directly to the hotel. A very popular option for travelers staying at Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Charlottesville Albemarle directly to the hotel.

  • Are there food options at Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area?

    Yes, Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Charlottesville for those looking for something different. One of the easiest dining options for Charlottesville guests staying in Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Does Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area have a pool?

    At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +1 434 977 7700.

  • How close is Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area to Charlottesville city center?

    Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area is 2.3 mi away from the city center of Charlottesville, where you can find interesting sights such as Paramount Theater.

  • What is the phone number for Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area?

    The best contact number for Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area is +1 434 977 7700.

  • Does Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area?

    There is a fitness center available to Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area guests.

  • What time is check-out for Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area?

    For Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area, the required check-out time is 12:00 PM. Check-in may be available from 4:00 PM. Any special requests should be made with the concierge.

  • How much is a room at Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area?

    Guests can currently expect to pay $182 on average for a night at Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area, Charlottesville. Enter your desired travel dates in the form above to find deals starting at $117 per night.

  • Is there laundry service in Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area?

    The accommodation features laundry services for all guests. Guests can also take advantage of irons and ironing boards at the property either in the room or at the laundry facility.

  • What is the distance from Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area, Charlottesville to University Hall?

  • Is John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville close to Holiday Inn Charlottesville-Univ Area?

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