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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Inn is practically on the grounds of UVa on Emmet street. Looks to have been recently remodeled. Based on some of the reviews here, I wasn't sure what to expect, but, upon entering my room was pleasantly surprised. I was in a king room above the office area. While obviously an old building, the interior of the room was...

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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I had to come to Charlottesville for hospital and doctor's appointment on a wim my sister and I found this inn and took a chance that it would be better than the last hotel we stayed at. Well it was the young lady at the front desk (Wendy) when I checked in went over and above to accomodate my sister...

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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Hopefully my room is as close as I ever get to being in prison. I have traveled a lot and easily the worst room EVER. It was in an annex wing or something. Hotel was not busy so not sure why they put me there. I booked on Hotwire with a cheap rate so perhaps that is why. Bathroom was...

2Thank Jeff F
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We were in town for the Pitt-UVA football game and found that this hotel was super convenient to campus and the Corner, as well as affordable. The UVA band practices next door which was both festive and loud! Also a good diner across the street.

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Herndon, VA
Reviewed 26 October 2016

My wife and daughter stayed here for one night prior to her tour of the Nursing School on a Saturday in October. We usually stay at the Cavalier Inn across the street but it was booked so we stayed at the Excel Inn & Suites. The rate was very reasonable, the room was clean (though the overhead lightning was a...

1Thank daddy00
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Booked this motel for a girls reunion weekend at UVA and the motel exceeded my somewhat reserved expectations. The staff was very nice and accommodating, the room was clean and spacious and the location was very close to grounds. Largest downside is that it is located right next to the train tracks, so if you are a light sleeper be...

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We stayed in Excel Inn for three nights. Check in was easy and was given a room near the laundry. Although the train track was behind the hotel, we did not hear any sound from the train because the sound of the aircond managed to cover it off. Breakfast was simple and check out is fast. Good and large room....

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Went for a quick trip to visit UVA this summer and hotel was more than adequate - clean, quiet with breakfast included. They even let us leave the car in their parking lot for the day while we explored C-Ville

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Long Island, NY
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The motel is in the middle of the U of V campus and, for visiting the college quite convenient but we were not there for the college. The room was OK and it was clean. There were a couple of problems. I tripped going into the bathroom at night as the door saddle was raised more than usual. There were...

Pound, Virginia
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Room was clean and recently updated. Only had two towels in the room. Strangely no desk available in the room. Layout of the motel is weird. Parking lot is a bit cramped. There was an internet lounge with free coffee until 11 pm. Breakfast was better than average.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at the University of Virginia, we at Excel Inn & Suites (formerly Budget Inn Charlottesville) welcome you to Charlottesville and Central Virginia! Our central location is ideal walking distance to University of Virginia (Rotunda, Grounds and The Corner), JPJ (John Paul Jones) Arena, Scott Stadium, Klockner Stadium and Barracks Road Shops and Dining. A short drive will place you at Monticello, Ash Lawn, Michie Tavern, Vineyards and Historic Downtown Mall. The University of Virginia Hospital and medical facilities are a short dive distance. Our Excel Inn & Suites is a SMOKE-FREE facility offering Standard and Suite room types. Complimentary to our guests...Hot Continental Breakfast w/ Waflles, Coffee and Computer Lounge. In room amenties include LDC TV w/ cable, USB charge station, free Local & Long Distance Calls (USA & Canada), Microwave / Fridge, Iron & Iron board, Safe and Hair Dryer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Excel Inn & Suites

Address: 140 Emmet St N, Charlottesville, VA 22903-1729 (Formerly Budget Inn)
Region: United States > Virginia > Charlottesville
Price Range: $97 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Excel Inn & Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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“King room, upper floor”
 of 5 bubbles m98cox, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask for ear plugs (or bring ear plugs) if you think the trains will bother you”
 of 5 bubbles daddy00, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the 26 to 29 range”
 of 5 bubbles 914martinm, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on Emment St. have more traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Hdrake757, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Second floor seemed very quiet, but the stairs are pretty narrow.”
 of 5 bubbles Brad342, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
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