Directions & Accommodations

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Directions to VES

400 VES Road

Lynchburg, VA 24503 (Google Map)

From the North

Follow US 29 South toward Lynchburg. Exit at Route 210, exit #29. Follow Route 210 to the end. Turn left. After you cross the James River, turn right at the second light onto Rivermont Avenue. At the sixth light, approximately 3.3 miles, turn right onto VES Road. Follow VES Road for approximately one mile, and turn left into the main gate of the school.

From the South

Take US 29 North to the Main Street (Downtown) exit. Follow Main Street, which becomes Rivermont Avenue. Continue on Rivermont Avenue approximately 3.3 miles, to VES Road. Turn right on VES Road, follow it for approximately one mile, and turn left into the main gate of the school.

From the West

Follow US 460 East to Lynchburg. Take the 460 East Business, Timberlake Road exit. Follow Timberlake to the 501 North exit. Follow 501 North approximately 3 miles to the second light. Turn left at the second light onto the Lynchburg Expressway. Continue on the Expressway approximately 3 miles to the first light at the Boonsboro/Irvington Road intersection. Continue through the intersection onto Boonsboro Road. Follow approximately 2.6 miles to VES Road. Take a left on VES Road and follow approximately one mile. Take a left into the main gate of the school.

From the Northwest

Follow 501 South to the light at the Boonsboro/Irvington Road intersection. Turn left onto Boonsboro Road and travel approximately 2.6 miles to VES Road. Take a left on VES Road and follow approximately one mile. Take a left into the main gate of the school.

From the East

Take US 460 West to 29 North. Follow 29 North to the Main Street (Downtown) exit. Follow Main Street, which becomes Rivermont Avenue. Continue on Rivermont Avenue approximately 3.3 miles, to VES Road. Turn right on VES Road, follow it for approximately one mile and turn left into the main gate of the school.

On the VES campus, park in front of Jett Hall, the main building with white columns, home to the Admissions Office.

Accommodations in Lynchburg

Hotels that offer a special VES rate:
Hotel blocks have been reserved at the following properties for Centennial Weekend (Founder's Day and Homecoming), Fall and Spring Family Weekends, Commencement, and Reunion. Please call the property's local number and request a "VES Room" to receive the special event rate.

Craddock Terry Hotel - Boutique Hotel
1312 Commerce Street
434-455-1500 
Distance from campus: 4.9 miles 

Holiday Inn Downtown
601 Main Street 
888-465-4329 or 434-528-2500 
Distance from campus: 4.3 miles

Kirkley Hotel
2900 Candlers Mountain Road
434-237-6333
Distance from campus 11.1 miles

Marriott Springhill Suites
15171 Wards Road
800-741-5072 or 434-237-5848

Hampton Inn and Suites
3600 Liberty Mountain Road
800-741-5072 or 434-608-1224
Distance from campus: 10.9 miles

Other properties in the Lynchburg area:

Carriage House Inn Bed and Breakfast 
404 Cabell Street 
800-937-3582 or 434-846-1388 
Distance from campus: 3.9 miles 

The Residence Bed & Breakfast 
2460 Rivermont Avenue 
888-835-0387 or 434-845-6565 
Distance from campus: 2.2 miles

Holiday Inn Express
5600 Seminole Avenue
888-465-4329 or 434-237-7771
Distance from campus: 9.5 miles 

Federal Crest In Bed & Breakfast
1101 Federal Street
800-818-6155 or 434-845-6155
Distance from campus: 5.14

Wingate by Wyndham
3777 Candlers Mountain Road
888-494-6248 or 434-845-1700
Distance from campus: 12.3 miles

Courtyard by Marriott
4640 Murray Place
800-321-2211 or 434-846-7900
Distance from campus: 11.1 miles

Extended Stay America
1910 University Boulevard
800-326-5651 or 434-239-8863
Distance from campus: 12.2 miles

Hilton Garden Inn
4025 Wards Road
434-239-3006
Distance from campus: 11.6 miles

La Quinta Inn and Suites
3320 Candlers Mountain Road
434-847-8655
Distance from campus: 11.9 miles

Microtel
5704 Seminole Avenue
434-847-8655
Distance from campus: 11.3 miles

Acorn Hill Lodge
2134 Old Forest Road
434-528-0983
Distance from campus: 4.2 miles

The Florence Elston Inn (Sweetbriar College)
450 Sweetbriar Drive, Amherst
866-388-6207 or 434-381-6207
Distance from campus: 16.5 miles

For information about the Lynchburg area, please explore http://www.discoverlynchburg.org/ or http://www.downtownlynchburg.com/ 

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