Enjoy a welcoming home-away-from-home in Midtown Charlottesville - located in close proximity to the University of Virginia, Downtown Charlottesville, historic Monticello and a plethora of shops, restaurants, music venues and parks.
Charming 2 BR/1 BA bungalow in Midtown Charlottesville - a mere 15 minute walk from the Downtown Mall and the University of Virginia and a 5 minute easy walk from the Amtrak Station and the free Charlottesville Trolley. The Do Drop is a charming house with a cozy, cottage-like feel offering a Master Bedroom with King Tempur-Pedic bed, a guest bedroom with a full bed, full kitchen, washer and dryer and 2 TVs with Directv plus a Roku player and Amazon Fire Stick.
You'll enjoy the original artwork, eclectic sense of style and luxurious bed and bath linens.
The Do Drop Inn has a wonderful private, secret garden in the heart of the city that we have been lovingly cultivating for over ten years.
The Do Drop is located within walking distance or $5-$10 cab or Uber ride from multiple Midtown restaurants including Maya, Bella, 3Penny Cafe, Continental Divide, Blue Moon Diner, Orzo, Public Fish & Oyster, Oakhart Social and all of the wonderful restaurants on Charlottesville's Downtown Mall: The Alley Light, The Fitzroy, C&O, Tempo, Commonwealth and Sky Bar, Fleurie, Mono Loco, Bang, Now and Zen, The Bebedero, Downtown Grill and many 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.
A 5-minute walk to Main Street allows guests to catch a free trolley which runs between the University of Virginia Corner and Downtown. Also within 5-10 minute walking of the Do Drop you'll find some terrific restaurants, shops, yoga studio, cross fit studio and spa: MarieBette's Bakery and Cafe, Kardinal Beer Hall, The Juice Laundry, Blue Ridge Cyclery, Timber Creek Market, Pearl's Bakery, JM Stock Provisions & Supply, The Organic Butcher, Maya, Orzo, Oakhart Social Club, Public Fish and Oyster, Continental Divide, Seafood at West Main, Feast, Albemarle Baking Company, The Spice Diva, Opal Yoga, Neroli Spa, Solidarity CrossFit, treadHappy fitness studio and the lovely boutique Eloise.
Local attractions include historic sites such as Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, James Monroe's Ash Lawn Highland, James Madison's Montpelier and a slew of award winning wineries and breweries.
For the activist, the Saunders Monticello Trail and Rivanna Trails are both 10 minutes away and the Appalachian Trail and Blue Ridge Parkway are only a 35 minute drive away.
The "Do Drop Inn" is a charming, comfortable and affordable "home-away-from-home" in one of the loveliest cities in America!
Roku player / DVD in Master BR
Amazon Fire Stick in LR
shampoo, conditioner, body wash, toothpaste, hand soap and lotion provided
orange juice and milk, Shenandoah Joe coffee and a selection of teas
Interaction with guests
I'll be available by text or phone throughout your stay if you have any questions or need anything!
Other things to note
We consider children of walking age as guests - if bringing a toddler who will be walking at the time of your visit, please enter that person as a guest when requesting. Please let us know if bringing a child that is crawling and/or walking so that we may child-proof the home to a certain extent to make ourselves and our guests more comfortable.
Please note that during busy times of the year, we require a 2-night minimum on weekends. During holiday weeks such as Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year's we may require a multi-night minimum stay.
Please treat my home like you would your own.
Well behaved dogs are the only welcome pets - PLEASE NOTE THAT DOGS MUST BE PREAPPROVED BEFORE YOUR STAY.
No guests of guests please.
Smoking is allowed outside only on the back patio. Fires are not permitted in the living room fireplace or the patio chiminea, sorry.
Please lock up!
Trash cans and a large green and gray recycling can are located on the right side of the house (when facing the house). A kitchen compost bin is on the back porch with large composting bin in the back alley. Recycling and composting are encouraged.
We have 2 dogs but they will not be at the Do Drop during your stay.
Originally from Birmingham, AL, I have been a happy Charlottesville resident for 15 years. A graduate from the University of the South in Sewanee, TN, I enjoy the outdoors, gardening, live music, theatre, delicious food and wine. Thank you for considering the Do Drop Inn for your Charlottesville stay!