Free Wi-Fi on-the-house breakfasts and rooms with decked out kitchenettes make the non-smoking Residence Inn Charlottesville Downtown feel like home. With seven floors and 124 suites that feature fully equipped kitchenettes the non-smoking Residence Inn provides everything necessary for comfortable extended stays. Floor plans range from studios to two-bedroom suites all with free Wi-Fi flat-panel TVs and sofa beds. The rooms' modern style is echoed throughout the common spaces including the business center lobby and outdoor patio with a fire pit. Fill up at the free breakfast daily before working out in the fitness room and keep kids entertained splashing in the indoor pool. Other conveniences include laundry facilities free parking and free local calls. Pets are welcome for an extra fee. In the thick of downtown Charlottesville the hotel is within a few blocks of a host of restaurants and shops. The University of Virginia is a mile away and other notable spots include Thomas Jefferson's Monticello a stunning historic property five miles away and the kid-friendly Virginia Discovery Museum a half-mile east. Within a half-hour guests find a variety of vineyards. Nature lovers are happy to know that the Saunders-Monticello Trail is less than four miles from the hotel. The closest major airport is Richmond International Airport 80 miles southeast.