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The Space Welcome to Féileacán, (Butterfly in the Irish Language) our Euro-Style four bedroom Home is comfortable, clean. It is very spacious and bright. It's the perfect house for those wishing to entertain family or friends while in town. We are centrally located in the Fry Springs area of Charlottesville. With three full baths and a half bath on the main floor, it is a wonderful accommodation for 6-10 people. We offer a Master Bedroom with a Queen bed and ensuite Master Bathroom with Euro Shower and Jacuzzi Bathtub, the 'Princess' bedroom has a Queen bed, the 'Pirate bedroom with two Full beds and 'Tin Tin', the walk-out basement bedroom has a full size Futon and a pull out twin. The basement bedroom also has a full Italian Marble bathroom ensuite. It is a great house for entertaining. You'll also enjoy the original artwork collected from around the world.
Guest Access There is FREE Wi-Fi throughout the house. The house has a fully equipped Kitchen with gas range, refrigerator with ice-maker, microwave, and dishwasher. Dishes, silverware, utensils and cookware are provided. Towels and linens are furnished. The house also has a laundry room on the first level, a breakfast nook, dining room, and library. There is central air conditioning and heat, You will have the entire house, including off-street parking for three cars, a front porch, back deck (with a grill). The house is suitable for families with children
Interaction with Guests We interact with guests as much as they would like. I love being a host to our home and to Charlottesville, and am happy to chat with you about things to do here. However, I completely respect guests' privacy and want you to feel you are in your own home and feel no obligation to talk in person. I am available to communicate via phone, text, or email.
The Neighborhood Our location is great! We're a few minutes away from UVA main grounds, Darden/Law School, and walking distance to the stadium. We are close to route 29 which allows easy access to wineries, shopping, and the beautiful trails in the area. It's about a ten minute drive to Monticello and surrounding vineyards and 30 minutes from Skyline Drive. Our neighborhood is beautiful, quiet and peaceful.
We are five minutes away by car to Historic Downtown Charlottesville and the West Main Corridor. Restaurants include Maya, L'Etoile, Bella, Continental Divide, Blue Moon Diner, Orzo, Public Fish & Oyster, Moto Pho and all of the wonderful restaurants on Charlottesville's Downtown Mall: Tempo, Commonwealth and Sky Bar, C&O, Mono Loco, Bang, Downtown Grill and more! The Downtown Mall is also a great place to see a show at the Charlottesville Pavilion, The Jefferson Theater, the Southern Music Hall, Live Arts or The Paramount Theatre.
Local attractions include historic sites such as Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, James Madison's Ash Lawn Highland, James Monroe's Montpelier and a slew of award winning wineries and breweries.
Getting around We are on the City of Charlottesville #4 bus line.
Other Things to Note NOTE: 2 day reservation requirement applies to all weekends EXCEPT UVA GRADUATION: You must reserve 3 Nights that weekend (this year: May 16, 17, and 18, 2014) for your reservation to be accepted for that weekend.
UVA Graduation 2015 May 14 - May 17, 2015 3 night min stay
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
$550 Fri, Sat
Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
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Property Damage Protection$49
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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About the owner: J.R. is best described as a world traveling explorer with the occasional strange idea and a passion for music. He currently lives in Charlottesville, Virginia, but has previously lived in Europe, the Middle East and Central America. He is a former Scientist, Restaurant Manager, US Army Officer and a Geo-Political/Terrorism Analyst for the US Dept of Defense. He can frequently be found sitting in a cafe plotting his next adventure.