Visitor Information

Accommodations

The Boar’s Head Inn

  • Rooms have been reserved for conference participants for a rate of $175. When booking your reservation, be sure to mention that you are participating in the “Women in Leadership & Philanthropy Conference” to get the special conference rate.
  • For questions or assistance, please contact Boar’s Head Reservations at 1-800-476-1988 (8 a.m. – 8 p.m.).

Instructions to make online reservations from our website:

Please go to www.boarsheadinn.com and on the home page, select your dates and then “Book Now.” This will prompt you to another page, where you will select “Group” in the second box (drop down box) where it currently reads “Negotiated Rate.” When selecting your group, you will be prompted for a code; your code is WNLPPY. After entering this, you will reach your designated group page, where you may proceed with your selections.

*Please note, our block has been set up to check in on April 25, 2013 with a check-out date of April 26, 2013. If you need dates before or after that, or if you need more than two rooms, please call our 800 number below to speak with a reservation agent and again reference “Women in Leadership & Philanthropy.”

If you would prefer to reserve via phone, please call Boar’s Head Reservations at 1-800-476-1988, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., for assistance.

Courtyard by Marriott on the Corner (1201 West Main Street)

  •  Rooms have been reserved for conference participants for a rate of $159. When booking your reservation, be sure to mention that you are participating in the “Women in Leadership & Philanthropy Conference” to get the special conference rate.
  • For questions or assistance, please contact Marriott Reservations at 1-888-236-2427, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Directions

Driving Directions to the Boar’s Head Inn

  • From the North
    Travel Route 29 South into Charlottesville. Exit onto the Route 250 West Bypass (Lynchburg, Staunton, Richmond). Travel to the third exit, Route 250 West. At the traffic light, turn left onto Route 250 West and drive for one mile. Turn left onto Ednam Drive at the third stoplight. The entrance to the resort will be on your left.
  • From the South
    Travel Route 29 North to Charlottesville. Pass under the I-64 junction, continue for 1.5 miles and take the exit for Route 250 West. Turn left onto Route 250 West and drive for one mile. Turn left onto Ednam Drive at the fourth stoplight. The entrance to the resort will be on your left.
  • From the East or West
    Travel I-64 to Exit 118-B (Charlottesville, Culpeper). Continue for 1.5 miles and take the exit for Route 250 West. Turn left onto Route 250 West and drive for one mile. Turn left onto Ednam Drive at the fourth stoplight. The entrance to the resort will be on your left.

Driving Directions to Courtyard Marriott

Parking

  • Parking for conference events will be available at the Central Grounds Parking Garage, accessible from Emmet Street, about a block south of the intersection with University Avenue. From Route 29, going south toward central grounds, go straight through the traffic light at the intersection of Route 250 Business (University Avenue/Ivy Road). The parking garage is on the left just past Memorial Gymnasium.
  • Parking is complimentary for conference participants and you will receive your validation at the conference check-in table.
  • Parking Map at Newcomb Hall