Oakhurst Inn

Superbly located historic hotel with thoughtful touches that set it apart

Surrounded by history and filled with charm, the Oakhurst Inn is a true gem of Charlottesville. This boutique hotel is just a seven-minute walk from the University of Virginia Lawn. Its 35 elegant rooms and five extended-stay units are housed in three carefully renovated 1920s-era boarding houses. You enjoy the best of both worlds: quaint touches like vintage hardwood floors, plus modern accents like fridges stocked with La Croix water and luxurious Malin + Goetz toiletries in your shower.

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Elegantly upscale, with top-notch service that feels effortless

What it's like

As you approach the Oakhurst Inn, you can’t help but feel the rich history of the geographic heart of Charlottesville. Your first impression of the property will be made as you glimpse the welcoming facades of its three buildings, which hearken back to early 20th Century elegance. Thoughtfulness informs every detail — from the simple yet upscale decor to the personal attention of the helpful staff. Who could blame you if you want to luxuriate on the property? But if you’re looking to roam, you’ll find that the Oakhurst Inn is perfectly situated to explore all the charms of this city.

Independent spirit

Personal attention paired with distinctive charm.

Small touches

Feel genuine southern hospitality the moment you step on the property. That sense of care extends throughout every part of your journey. Each night, you’ll be treated to a thoughtful turndown service featuring house-baked ginger-molasses cookies and refreshing water. The attractions are never far: Not only is the hotel perfectly situated amidst popular attractions, but there’s also a free trolley available to take you to the historic Downtown Mall. On a campus visit? Book a suite, the pull-out sofa-bed in the sitting room is perfect for teens traveling with parents. With three-day notice, the Inn will arrange a meet-and-greet with a UVA student at their on-site cafe.

Eat and drink

From the cookies at turndown to the Nespresso drinks and refreshing seltzer waters in the library, you're never far from refreshment at Oakhurst Inn.  You’d be doing yourself a disservice if you missed out on the gourmet cafe and espresso bar on-site — you’ll find delicious dishes made with superb local ingredients and fresh takes on Southern classics there. If it pleases your palate, you'll find 30 wineries within 25 miles of the hotel.

And more

Relax or be productive in the four libraries throughout the property — they offer the perfect perch to kick back or get some work done. No matter whether you’re hoping to take a hot air balloon ride or a  UVA college campus tour, the helpful Oakhurst Inn guest services department will provide personal assistance with your plans. Hosting a meeting? The inn’s state-of-the-art conference room is the ideal place to hold a small business retreat or an intimate catered dinner.

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Rooms & Rates

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Guest Services

  • Concierge
  • 24-hour front desk service
  • Complimentary Valet Parking 
  • Free WiFi throughout
  • Complimentary New York Times and Washington Post
  • Dedicated dog-friendly rooms (request availability & fees apply)

Eat & Drink

  • Oakhurst Inn Cafe and Espresso Bar
  • Complimentary espresso, bottled water, and Italian citrus sodas in the Libraries

Meetings & Events

  • 750 square feet of meeting space with high ceiling and large windows
  • 60-inch display TV with HDMI cable
  • Custom white oak conference table

In-room amenities

  • Malin + Goetz Bath Products
  • Individual Climate Control
  • Flat Screen Televisions
  • Phone and Wifi
  • Down Alternatives by Northern Feather

Cancellation policy

A deposit of one night's room and tax is required to guarantee reservations. You may cancel up to 3 days prior to arrival for a full refund. Late cancellations and no-shows will be charged a fee equivalent to one night's room and tax.
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