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Holidays in HOOVILLE.. walk to DT, Restaurants, Breweries, OFF Street parking

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, full Bath,sleeps 4(max) beautiful decor, AC, off street parking

THE BOXWOOD BUNGALOW is a perfectly restored 1935 bungalow on the BEST street in Belmont, one of the Charlottesville's more desirable neighborhoods. HOLIDAY DISCOUNT RATES $199/night based on double occupancy start s November 13, 2017 and runs through January 15, 2018. Additional fee for additional guests, maximum of 4 guests allowed. Appropriately named for the dozens of beautiful English Boxwoods that adorn the property, The Boxwood Bungalow is an ideal property for guests who want walking distance to downtown, UVA reunions/graduation weekends, top Belmont restaurants(Tavola, The Local, Lampo & MAS). An easy drive to the world renowned wineries: Keswick Vineyards, King Family, Barboursville, Pippin Hill, Jefferson Vineyard, Trump Winery to name just a few, as well as popular micro-breweries; Blue Mountain, Three Notched & Devils Backbone. This pristine Bungalow furnished with Irish & American antiques is a wonderful alternative to any local hotel with two nice sized bedrooms(one with extra long twins, other a Queen bed) one full bath with tiled tub/shower, comfortable living room and dining area equipped with microwave, coffee maker, fridge, utensils/glassware. Coffee, tea, cream, whole fruit, bottled water and snacks are all placed in the bungalow by the owner and are included in your nightly rate. Beds are fitted with luxurious linens, down comforters and pillows. Plenty of plush towels, shampoo, soaps, hair dryer iron & board make your stay 'spa like'. A large front porch offers a wonderful view of Carter's Mountain (a rarity), glorious sunrises, the perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee, glass of wine, or just relax and watch many native birds and enjoy the lush landscape. Personally maintained by the owner with 20 years in the hospitality business she ensures guest satisfaction and unsurpassed cleanliness. No pets, No parties and Non smokers only. The Charlottesville area is home to: Monticello(Jefferson's)Montpelier(Madison's) & Ashlawn-Highland(Monroe's). For casual dining in Belmont you also have The Belmont BBQ and La Taza Coffee House & Tiki Bar(in season). For guests who want to explore the city by foot, this bungalow is an easy 10 minute walk to the historic 7-block pedestrian mall, and the bungalow has one off street parking spot. I also manage a brand new one bedroom cottage next door so I could accommodate parties of 6 between the two properties. The pedestrian mall is home to The Paramount Theatre, Live Arts, Galleries, restaurants, street vendors, craftsman, farmers market, Ampitheatre, movie cinema, restaurants and bars to name just a few of the many reasons to stay within walking distance to downtown when visiting Charlottesville. UVA and the JPJ (John Paul Jones Arena) are approximately 2 miles from this property. Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, Jefferson winery and a 2 mile hiking trail are an easy 10 minute drive. Many of Virginia's world renowned wineries are all an easy 20-30 minute drive from this property. This bungalow offers a lot more space and privacy then area hotels. These rates include all taxes and cleaning, but do not include the VRBO surcharge, Maximum of 4 guests only, NO pets, NO parties, and NO smokers permitted. If the dates you are interested in are booked on the calendar, please inquire as I take a wait list and I manage two other similar properties.You wont find a nicer property for your stay in Charlottesville. A 50% non refundable deposit is required to reserve.

More Details

Owner
Janice Kavanagh
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 3, 2018

About Janice Kavanagh

Janice holds a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Massachusetts and has over twenty years experience in the hospitality industry. I love the Belmont neighborhood and have lived here since 1998. I hold the business license for the Boxwood Bungalow as the owner and I am a licensed Associate Broker with Nest Realty. So if your trip involves searching for a new home, or just want to speak to someone about the local real estate market, give me a call or send me an email. Look forward to hearing from you.

Janice Kavanagh purchased this bungalow in 1998

Why Janice Kavanagh chose Belmont

Charlottesville is a wonderful city which I call home and the Bungalow is ideally located, and easy walk to the city's downtown,shops,restaurants and farmer's market. I love the Belmont neighborhood with many beautiful homes and walk-able to just about everywhere in the city, UVA is approximately 2 miles away.

What makes this bungalow unique

On a quiet residential street, but only minutes by foot to just about everything in the city: restaurants, theatre, shops, trails,historic monuments, UVA and sporting arenas are close by. Monticello Trail that leads you to Monticello is just a five minute drive. Carter's Mountain which is adjacent to Monticello is clearly visible from the front porch of the Bungalow which offers lovely sunrises. You get the best of both worlds, close to the city so you don't even need a car, but you have the benefit of staying on quiet residential street without all the traffic and noise. Large front porch elevated off the street is ideal for relaxing, watching the sunrise and enjoying your morning coffee!

Amenities

Belmont Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Noon / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tiled Tub Shower Surround.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Twin Bedded Room - 2 twin/ single , Extra Long Twin Beds
    Queen Bedded Room - 1 queen , Queen Bed
  • Queen Bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • spelunking
Notes:
Bungalow is completely renovated, has a dining area, living room, two bedrooms, full bath and a beautiful front covered front porch. Dining area offers refrigerator, coffee maker and microwave all utensils, coffee, juice, whole fruit, bottled water are all included in your nightly rate. Bungalow is an easy walk to downtown and Belmont's superior restaurants, with one off street parking spot . Guests can pay through Book It Now, or with personal check. I take a wait list and manage two other properties, so inquire if this one is booked.

Reviews

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Holidays in HOOVILLE.. walk to DT, Restaurants, Breweries, OFF Street parking
average rating of 4.8965516 based on 29 reviews
North Carolina
5

Great property. Very clean and cute. Well supplied in great location!

  • 5 of 5

This was an awesome cottage in which to spend a weekend in Charlottesville. The property was extremely clean, the beds were very comfortable, and the owner supplied many extras that made it feel like home. The cottage is a short walk to the downtown mall, which has every type of restaurant you can imagine. We ate at Himalayan Fusion one night, had ice cream one day, took in a brewery, and enjoyed the music of several different street musicians. The mall is definitely a fun place to hang out. The cottage does not have a formal kitchen, but we only ate breakfast there, and the owner provided plenty of K-cups and water for the Keurig, as well as fruit, cups, plates, napkins, and utensils. There was a microwave and a small fridge, which was more than sufficient to eat breakfast or make sandwiches for lunch. The linens were very nice - plenty of fresh, soft towels, and the beds were very comfortable. The front porch was the best! Nice furniture with a great afternoon breeze, and a good place to eat breakfast too. The owner was very responsive to messages! Overall, a great weekend!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nancy, Glad you had such a nice weekend at the Boxwood Bungalow and in fabulous Charlottesville. I love living in Charlottesville, has a small town feel but with so much a big city offers too!. Hope to see you on a return visit
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5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Very cute, clean place with great location.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Atlanta, GA
5

Great Stay

  • 5 of 5

This is a great option for those not wanting or needing a kitchen/formal dining. Walkable distance from neighborhood restaurants and close driving proximity to upscale grocery store with microwavable items, etc. Close to downtown and movie theaters. The off-street parking was also a plus.

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect place for a Charlottesville getaway.

  • 5 of 5

This was a great place for a Charlottesville weekend away. Walking distance the terrific restaurants in Belmont and at the Downtown Mall. We hope to come back!

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing the Boxwood Bungalow for your stay in Charlottesville. Hope to see you on a future visit. thank you
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5

A very comfortable, well located house.

  • 5 of 5

We had a very enjoyable ten day stay at Boxwood Bungalow. It's very nicely decorated, clean and felt "homely". End of the street / five minutes walk tops, is Belmont corner with several good restaurants catering to different tastes. Ten minutes walk takes you to the pedestrianised mall with a whole range of shops and other restaurants - great for an evening stroll. From the house it's easy enough to get to I64 , and from there it's maybe twenty minutes to get to the entrance point on Skyline Drive / BlueRidge Parkway. Mountains were beautiful, and countryside terrific with friendly vineyards and cider places - lunch at Bold Rock, south on Rt151, recommended. Coffeemaker /fridge worked out fine for us as no intention of cooking when on holiday. On-site Owner was friendly, helpful and responsive , but not so as to be at all obtrusive. A great place to stay and explore Charlottesville / Virginia. The Turners, Hockley, England

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming & Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

This bungalow was centrally located to many great eateries and gourmet grocery. The owner personally greeted us and offered to assist with anything we needed. She had the bungalow stocked with every amenity imaginable, including a light breakfast (so thoughtful!) It was very quiet and we loved enjoying sitting on the porch in the evening. Great spot--

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Linda Thanks for staying at the Boxwood Bungalow, so glad you had a great weekend. Hope to see you on a future visit.
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Charlottesville
Nearest Barpub
0.15 Miles
The Local, MAS, Tiki Bar
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Interstate 64
Nearest Restaurant
0.15 Miles
Tavola, The Local, MAS
Car: not necessary

The Boxwood Bungalow is located within a 10 minute walk to the downtown historic mall and the grounds/Rotunda at UVA. A very short walk up the street are three of the city's best restaurants: Tavola, The Local & MAS. A short drive to local wineries: Keswick Vineyards, Jefferson Vineyards, Glass House Winery, Blenheim, Trumph and others. Thomas Jefferson's Monticello is within 5 miles of the Bungalow. Some of central virginias best golf courses are within 15 minute drive: Spring Creek, Glenmore, Old Trail, Birdwood, Stoney Creek.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Standard nightly rate is $225 for 2 guests, $295 for 3-4 guests, children under 5 are free, maximum number of guests allowed is 4. these rates include all taxes, cleaning fees, and one off street parking spot, no other charges apply. I take personal checks also, if you pay deposit with check your balance is owed on departure. If you use "Book it Now" balance is due 14 days prior to arrival and becomes nonrefundable. I manage two other great properties so if I am booked ask, may have another suitable property for you!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund