We have reserved a block of rooms at the Faulkner apartments residence area. These are 4 bedroom apartments with a common living/dining area. They have a single shower, single toilet and a double sink.

The rooms are singles with a double bed, and in 2018 room rate is $42 per person per night. If you would like a linen packet (bed linens, blankets, and bath towels) that cost will be a one time fee of $20 per person.

To see pictures and further details about the apartments, go to: http://housing.virginia.edu/area/1211

Hotel options in the Charlottesville area are certainly possibilities, including the Omni Charlottesville and Hampton Inn.


A two-week parking pass for the Faulkner apartments is available for $24.


Box LUNCHES will be provided for participants on various days throughout the seminar; the cost for the lunches will be deducted from seminar stipends with teachers’ approval. Teachers will be able to make choices about lunch options; a vegetarian option will always be provided. These arrangements will be made closer to the beginning of the seminar.

Participants will be on their own for BREAKFAST, some LUNCHES and DINNER. Faulkner apartments have refrigerators, microwaves and stove/ovens, and grocery stores are a short bus ride or drive away in Barracks Road Shopping Center. In addition, there are numerous options within walking distance of the Cavalier Inn:

Barracks Road – a short walk (or drive) up 29 North (Emmet Street) Barracks Road Shopping Mall has a variety of options for dining as well which include:

  • Aroma’s Café
  • Barnes and Noble Café
  • Brixx Wood Fired Pizza
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
  • Burger King
  • Chipotle
  • Five Guys Burgers and Fries
  • Harris Teeter Grocery Store
  • Kroger Grocery Store
  • McDonald’s
  • Panera Bread
  • Peter Chang China Grill
  • Ruby Tuesday
  • Tara Thai
  • Zinburger-Wine and Burger Bar
  • Zoes Kitchen