THE BOXWOOD BUNGALOW is a professionally restored 1935 bungalow. Appropriately named for the dozens of beautiful English Boxwoods that adorn the property. This property is personally maintained by the owner, guaranteeing guest satisfaction and exceptional cleanliness. Charlottesville is home to the University of Virginia and Jefferson's Monticello both just minutes away. And an easy drive to Montpelier(Madison's home) & Ashlawn-Highland(Monroe's home). This bungalow is located in the heart of the city's trendy Belmont Neighborhood, home to three of the city's best restaurants: MAS, The Local & Tavola. For more casual dining in the neighborhood you have The Belmont BBQ, La Taza coffee house & tiki bar(in season) and The Farm.The Bungalow is within an easy 10 minute leisurely walk to the historic 7-block brick pedestrian mall; home to The Paramount Theatre, Live Arts, Galleries, restaurants, street vendors, farmers market, Ampitheatre, movies, ice skating rink, galleries, shops etc. The UVA grounds, Football Stadium and the John Paul Jones Arena are approximately 2 miles away. Many of Virginia's award winning wineries; Jefferson, Trump, Keswick, King Family, Veritas & Pippin Hill are all less than a 20-25 minute drive. The Bungalow is a wonderful alternative to local hotels; clean, comfortable and beautifully furnished. Two nice size bedrooms, full bath, living room and dining area. The dining area is equipped with fridge, microwave, coffee maker and all utensils, mugs, wine glasses(no stove or oven). There is bottled water, coffee, cream,juice, whole fruit and snacks all provided in your nightly rate. No pets, no smokers, no parties permitted on the property. If the calendar is booked please inquire as i take a wait list and i can refer you to a comprable property. Thank you
HISTORIC DOWNTOWN AREA: Guests who are visiting Charlottesville will have an easy walk to the city's downtown historic area from the Boxwood Bungalow. The downtown historic area offers an outdoor ampitheatre, wonderful restaurants and cafes, daily street vendors, holiday markets, the city farmer's market, movie theatre, indoor skating rink and many boutiques, galleries and bookstores that will appeal to all ages and interests. This bricked pedestrian mall area is a wonderful place to get acquainted with the city as you first arrive in Charlottesville.
PARKS & LOCAL WINERIES: The city of Charlottesville is home to over ten beautiful city parks including the Rivanna River Trail, a public golf course, skate boarding park and indoor ice skating park. The Blue Ridge Parkway and Skyline Drive are approximately 20 minutes by car from the bungalow, visitors will find an array of scenic overlooks, hiking trails, waterfalls and picnic areas in the Shenandoah National Park area. Wintergreen Resort & Ski Area is located off Skyline Drive offering an easy trip for downhill skiing and family tubing park. Virginia, especially Albemarle County has seen a successful growth in the development of local wineries. The Jefferson Grape Growing Society sees Charlottesville as the capital of the Virginia Wine Industry. Veritas Vineyard, King Family Vineyard, Kluge Vineyard, Glass House Winery and Keswick Vineyards to name just a few, are an easy and beautiful drive into the countryside from the bungalow. Many of the wineries offer light lunches and picnic areas.
UVA, SPORTING EVENTS & CONCERTS: The University of Virginia is a world class university and medical center located in the heart of the city. UVA sporting events bring students, alumn, visitors and locals to the arenas to support the men's and women's teams. The new John Paul Jones Arena is one of this country's top indoor performing arts center. The JPJ Arena is not only home to the Men's and Women's basketball teams, but has been the venue for Bruce Springstein, Dave Matthews, Ringling Brothers Circus, Disney on Ice, Rod Stewart, Lady Gaga, Keith Urban and the list goes on! Charlottesville has a strong support for the arts and entertainment with its Live Arts Center and the Paramount Theatre.
I have 20 years experience in the hospitality business and hold a Bachelor's Degree in Hotel & Restaurant Management from the University of Massachusetts. I moved from Boston to Charlottesville in 1998. I am a licensed Realtor with Nest Realty, and the licensed business owner with the city of Charlottesville for the Boxwood Bungalow.
The Boxwood Bungalow is a unique alternative to a hotel. This property offers the convenient location to downtown, UVA, restaurants, shops and historic sights. Located on a quiet residential street with beautiful views of the sunrise and Carter's Mountain. I personally maintain and manage this property guaranteeing your satisfaction during your stay.
Approximately 800 sqft of furnished living space and one off street parking spot. Beautiful antique furnishings, lush linens, down comforters & pillows, plush towels, specialty soaps, provides every guest quality accommodations.