Hotel Information for VHC 2017:
The Virginia Humanities Conference has agreements with two local properties providing special room rates during the upcoming conference: The Hampton Inn by Hilton Winchester – University/Mall Area and The George Washington Hotel – A Wyndham Grand Hotel:
640 East Jubal Early Drive
Winchester, VA 22601
The Hampton Inn by Hilton Winchester – University/Mall Area is located next to Shenandoah University and Starbucks. Because of its central location, this property provides a convenient stay for attendees who wish to walk to the conference.
Both Standard King and Double Queen rooms are available at the special rate of $75/night, plus applicable taxes. Check-in is at 3 p.m., and check-out is at 11 a.m.
The Hampton Inn offers many amenities, including free Internet access, complimentary hot breakfast, and a fitness room. Guests may earn Hilton Honors points for their stay. The Hampton Inn is ADA compliant.
To make a reservation at the Hampton Inn, call 540-667-8011 and reference “VHC” to receive the conference rate, which is available for nights of April 6, 7, and 8. A limited number of rooms are available, so please make reservations as early as possible.
For pictures of the Hampton Inn by Hilton – Winchester University/Mall Area, click here.
The George Washington Hotel
103 East Piccadilly Street
Winchester, VA 22601
The George Washington Hotel – A Wyndham Grand Hotel is an upscale retreat located in the heart of Winchester’s historic district and the Loudoun Street Pedestrian Mall. This inviting Georgian Revival property is just a short drive from Shenandoah University.
The George Washington Hotel features an onsite restaurant (George’s) and a bar (Half Note Lounge), as well as room service. A fitness center and indoor pool provide other onsite activities. The Saumaj Health Spa, also onsite, specializes in therapeutic massage and other treatments. The George Washington offers several other amenities, including free Internet.
Special conference rates apply, as follows: Thursday, April 6 – $96; Friday, April 7 – $149; and Saturday, April 8 – $149.
Guests of The George Washington are also responsible for $5/day parking and $1.50 in-room safe fees, as well as additional applicable taxes. Check-in is 4 p.m., and check-out is 11 a.m., with a late check-out fee of $25. Those who need an early check-in should contact the hotel the night before and will be accommodated, if possible. The George Washington Hotel is ADA compliant.
To make a reservation at The George Washington Hotel – A Wyndham Grand Hotel, call 540-678-8400 and reference “VHC” for the special conference rate. A limited number of rooms are available, so please make reservations as early as possible. The deadline to make reservations is Monday, March 6.
To see photos of the The George Washington Hotel, click here.