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How is the Inn at Virginia Tech maintaining cleanliness and hygiene on the property?

We regularly use disinfectants to clean the rooms and high-touch surfaces at public amenities. Our hotel maintains social distancing and provides the staff with personal protective equipment. Hand sanitizers are made available to each guest.

What are the open hours for Preston’s Restaurant?

Preston's Restaurant is open daily. Please check the schedule below before arriving:
  • Breakfast Buffet: 7:00 AM - 10:30 AM (Mon - Sun)
  • Lunch: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM (Mon-Sat)
  • Brunch: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM (Sun)
  • Dinner: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Sun - Thu) | 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM (Fri - Sat)
Try our delectable cuisine on the Sunday brunch. It's a house favorite.

What are the check-in and check-out timings for Inn at Virginia Tech?

You can check in to Inn at Virginia Tech from 4:00 PM. Check-out time is until 11:00 AM. Early check-in and late check-out options are available but subject to availability. Please get in touch with our concierge for assistance.

What are some prominent amenities at the Inn at Virginia Tech property?

Inn at Virginia Tech is the premium stay option on the Virginia Tech campus. Our on-site restaurant Preston's provides authentic southern delicacies. You can relax at Continental Divide Lounge & Bar with your favorite wine. Get complimentary high-speed internet throughout the property, self-parking, business center, gym, and other premium amenities.

Where do I park at Inn at Virginia Tech?

The primary parking spot for The Inn at Virginia Tech is in front of the building. Day visitors (for meetings or visitors at Preston's) and buses can park in their designated areas. Overnight parking is allowed for guests only.

What is the capacity of Skelton Conference Center?

The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center is the largest hotel in Blacksburg to host conferences. We offer 23,705 square feet of flexible meeting space, including a 700-seat ballroom with 22-feet ceilings. Plan smaller gatherings at our ten dedicated conference rooms and an assembly hall. Guests can be accommodated in 147 stylish rooms and suites.

What event services can I expect at Inn at Virginia Tech?

Our experienced staff and event planners can tailor any event to your expectations. From intimate ceremonies to large-scale conferences, we provide the perfect décor, unique themes, and menus for budgets of all sizes. Enjoy our stunning venues with breathtaking views and delectable cuisines prepared for the occasion.

Does Preston’s Restaurant offer takeouts and deliveries?

Inn at Virginia Tech's signature restaurant, Preston's, offers multiple dining options. We are currently providing dine-in and curbside pickups. Our menu is currently not available for deliveries.

Is Preston’s Restaurant in Blacksburg taking reservations?

Please select your date, time, and party size, and reserve directly from our website at Preston's. You can also book your table or check availability by calling 540.231.0120.

Does the The Inn at Virginia Tech offer refunds and cancellations?

The Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton Conference Center provides fully refundable room rates on direct bookings. You can also cancel your bookings a few days before check-in, subject to our current cancellation policy. Please get in touch with our staff for more information.

Does the Inn at Virginia Tech offer group room blocks?

The Inn at Virginia Tech has excellent room blocks for your group retreats. Enjoy a relaxing vacation with your friends and peers with our exceptional amenities. We also provide great rates for your group events.

Are there other special rates or promotions offered to ParentsCLUB members?

Yes. As an alternative to the standard 15% ParentsCLUB discount, we now offer a ParentsCLUB Bed & Breakfast package that is 5% off our public rate and includes breakfast.
We will also offer ParentsCLUB exclusives throughout the year, including early-bird specials with a more significant discount, football weekend rates that include breakfast, and special seasonal promos.

Are there any restrictions on the ParentsCLUB discount?

The ParentsCLUB discount is available on most dates with very few restrictions.
The exceptions include football weekends (which, while not discounted, have breakfast for ParentsCLUB members) and spring commencement (which is available only to Parents Club members, so there is no public rate).

Does my ParentsCLUB membership expire after my student graduates?

ParentsCLUB memberships don't expire per se, so you will continue to receive promotional emails. We do, however, remove inactive members from our contact list.
Inactivity is generally defined as a member that has no future bookings, has not stayed with us for the past three years, and has not opened any of the last six emails we have sent.
Members can also request to opt-out of future promotional emails using the link at the bottom of any of our emails.

Which valley is Blacksburg in?

Blacksburg is a quaint town with modern conveniences nestled in the heart of the New River Valley. Surrounded by the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains, Blacksburg lies close to nature's infinite diversity.

Is the Inn at Virginia Tech on the Virginia Tech campus?

Our historic hotel, The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center, is the only hotel on the Virginia Tech campus. Popular amongst Hokies and travelers alike, our stays keep you close to all the attractions and adventures that Blacksburg, VA, has to offer. Explore Montgomery County from our centrally located hotel.

What is Blacksburg, Virginia, known for?

Blacksburg, VA, is one of the best college towns in the US. It is home to the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, more commonly known as Virginia Tech. The town has a curious history, including that of the early English colonists and its involvement in the Civil War.

Which popular attractions are close to the Inn at Virginia Tech?

Being on the Virginia Tech campus, our hotel is close to Blacksburg's many attractions. These include the Moss Arts Center, April 16 Memorial of Virginia Tech, Blacksburg Puzzle and Escape Rooms, and many more. The nearby downtown area offers unique dining, shopping, and nightlife.

How far is Inn at Virginia Tech from the center of Blacksburg?

The Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton Conference Center is about a mile from the center of Blacksburg, VA. Our hotel is located on the Virginia Tech campus.

How do I reach Inn at Virginia Tech from the nearest airport?

The closest airport to the Inn at Virginia Tech is Roanoke Regional Airport (ROA). It is about 38 miles from the hotel and takes about 50 minutes to reach by car.