Hotel Madison & Shenandoah Valley Conference Center

A vibrant and thoughtful hotel and conference center that’s as charming as the city that surrounds it.

Steps from downtown Harrisonburg, and right on the doorstep of world-class James Madison University, Hotel Madison is a vital part of the Harrisonburg community. From the moment you enter the grand lobby, with its warm fireplace and centerpiece chandelier, to the second you curl up in plush linens on your cozy bed -- you’ll feel completely comfortable and relaxed. Whether your reason for travel is business or pleasure; whether you’re here to visit JMU or to explore the area’s unique charms — Hotel Madison is a perfect choice.

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A refined and modern hotel known for its intuitive services, personalized programs and special attention to details

What it's like

From the moment you enter the Shenandoah Valley, you’ll feel the appeal of this special area. The lobby is welcoming and well-decorated, featuring accents of wood and stone, as well as hints of Virginia’s rich history and culture. As you wind through the property’s hallways, you’ll notice modern amenities to make you feel right at home. Your room is your mini-oasis, with loads of space, plus everything you need to work hard or wind down. Public spaces — including the indoor pool area, fitness center and restaurants — strike just the right balance of comfort and convenience. The meeting and conference facilities are top-notch.

Independent spirit

A modern masterpiece with high-style nods to the nation’s history.

Small touches

Care for a swim? The indoor salt water pool is suitable for all seasons. Your room features custom, upscale furnishings and finishes; as well as free wi-fi, plush linens, spacious bathrooms, Keurig coffee machines and more. For your convenience, complimentary self-service laundry is available. Breathe easy: The facility is 100% smoke-free. If you’re traveling with your pooch, good news — the property is very dog-friendly.

Eat and drink

Located onsite, Montpelier Restaurant & Bar serves up Southern-inspired cuisine in a rustically elegant atmosphere.  A great place to grab a quick bite or enjoy a leisurely meal with family, friends, and colleagues. Need some liquid fuel? grace+main coffee shop also located onsite features locally roasted coffee blends and a refined yet relaxed atmosphere. Quills Lobby Bar serves food and drinks on select evenings, with unbeatable convenience.

And more

With over 21,000 square feet of function space and an additional 4,500 square feet of pre-function space, The Shenandoah Valley Conference Center at Hotel Madison leads the region in event capabilities. Whether your gathering is social or professional; whether it’s a party of 12 or a group of 1200 -- you’ll find the atmosphere and amenities to host your perfect conference, meeting, wedding and more.

Shenandoah Valley Conference Center

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Rooms & Rates

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Guest Services

  • Self-parking in on-site garage ($5 per night, per car)
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary self-service laundry
  • 100% smoke-free facility
  • Dog-friendly (fees apply)

Eat & Drink

  • Quills Lobby Bar
  • Montpelier Restaurant & Bar
  • grace+main coffee shop
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner service

Fitness & Recreation

  • Fitness center
  • Indoor salt water pool

Business Services

  • Business center

Meetings & Events

  • Catering and banquet services
  • 21,000 square feet of function space
  • 4,560 square feet of pre-function space
  • 11 meeting rooms
  • Pool-side terrace for indoor/outdoor events 
  • Airwall partitions to create functional breakout space
  • Full audio-visual services, rental, and an on-site tech
  • Full list of optional resources including stages, dance floors, podiums and more

In-room amenities

  • Custom, upscale furnishings & finishes
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Dedicated workstation
  • 50" Smart TV
  • Plush linens
  • Sofa-sleeper*
  • Spacious bathrooms with walk-in showers*
  • Advanced air-conditioning for quiet comfort
  • Keurig coffee maker
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Designated pet rooms on pet floors
  • Extended stay suites with fully equipped kitchens
  • ADA rooms available in multiple room types
  • In-room mini-refrigerators

*Available in select room types 

Cancellation policy

48 hours prior to arrival
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