1106 West Main Street, Charlottesville, Virginia USA 22903

Explore the world, with confidence.

At The Draftsman, Charlottesville, University, Autograph Collection Hotel, we know that travel is an opportunity to pursue your curiosity with confidence and ease.

We've got you covered, especially considering the current cirumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

As part of Marriott International's family of brands, we have implemented a multi-pronged approach to meet the health and safety requirements of our "Commitment to Clean" standards.

We wanted to outline a few of the changes and enhancements you should expect during your stay - including changes to our amenities, services and facilities.

Here is what you can expect when you're with us.
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Hotel Information

For more information on Marriott's Commitment to Cleanliness, please visit our corporate site.
The safety of our guests and associates is a top priority. As guidance regarding face coverings and vaccination verification varies by local jurisdiction and may change, guests should review public information websites for the most up-to-date guidance for your destination, as well as the hotel-specific sections below and US and Canada Travel Advisories | Marriott Bonvoy™ before traveling. Fully vaccinated guests are no longer required to wear face coverings or social distance in indoor or outdoor areas of the hotel, unless required by local law.
All hotel linens sanitized in high-temperature wash; Face masks required for guests in public areas and for staff throughout the hotel. Floors are marked for social distancing and signage is present throughout hotel reminding of social distancing and mask requirements.

Mobile check-in and Mobile Key ensure contactless check-in, check-out and service request delivery via the Marriott Bonvoy mobile app.

Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff throughout the hotel; disinfecting wipes present in all guest rooms. Public high-traffic areas regularly sanitized. Paid stay-at-home leave available for staff showing any symptoms.

Restaurant has re-opened for limited carry-out service in the mornings and carry-out + patio service in the evenings.

In keeping with Marriott's Commitment to Clean, we have notice made several enhancements to our cleaning practices throughout our property and in guest rooms. These include:


  • Enhanced Public Space Cleaning: We have increased the frequency of cleaning and disinfection, particularly in areas with high traffic including restrooms, and elevators, as well as provided more hand sanitizing stations.
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): Mandatory face mask policy is in effect at hotel, and staff are provided with all necessary PPE to safely perform their jobs.
  • Room Amenities: Some items that are hard or impossible to safely clean have been removed from guest rooms. Disinfectant wipes stocked in each room. Restaurant room service currently suspended; however, carry-out service is available for breakfast and dinner. Rooms are given 48-72 hours between guest occupancy (as availability allows).
  • Electrostatic Spraying: We're utilizing enhanced technologies, including electrostatic sprayers with hospital-grade disinfectants, to support our already rigorous cleanliness protocols.

Every guest room is thoroughly cleaned and disinfected prior to your arrival. During your stay, we will not provide housekeeping automatically every day. If you wish to receive daily housekeeping refresh service, please let our guest services team know. We will be happy to schedule service according to your preferences. Please note that if you are staying with us a bit longer, we will automatically clean your guest room after every 6th night.

We are committed to making the amenities and services at our property available to you while complying with local regulations, including guidance on reducing capacity in public spaces and reinforcing social distancing. The modifications we have made include:


  • Fitness Center: Open, masks required at all times. Occupancy monitored by staff to ensure social distancing.
  • Restaurant: Open for dinner (patio and carry-out service) and breakfast (carry-out service only).
  • Room Service: Currently suspended.
  • Valet Service: Operational, with increased cleanliness regimen practiced by staff.
  • Business Center: Operational, with social distancing policies in place.
Renewal Restaurant is currently open for breakfast from 7am-11am for carry-out service only, and open for dinner from 5pm-10pm Sunday-Thursday and 5pm-11pm Friday-Saturday. Orders may be placed ahead of time from guest room, but full room service is not available.
Marriott Bonvoy Member Benefits: We are committed to delivering the Marriott Bonvoy benefits for your membership level. Thank you for your understanding in cases where we may have to offer an alternative.

Marriott Bonvoy members are invited to use the Marriott Bonvoy App (available on the App Store and Google Play) to take advantage of contactless options, including:

  • Mobile Check-In/Check-Out. Let us know via the app when you are planning to arrive and once you departed.
  • Mobile Key. Forgo the front desk altogether and go straight to your guest room
  • Mobile Dining. Order your private, in-room dining through the app.
  • Mobile Guest Requests. Connect with us via the app to request items you would like delivered to your guest room.


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Available benefits vary by location and membership tier. At this hotel, please note that we currently offer the following Marriott Bonvoy benefits:


  • Breakfast: Available from 7am-11am daily at Renewal Restaurant, for carry-out service only.
  • Welcome Gift: 1,000 Bonus points or a $10 Restaurant credit to Platinum+ Marriott Bonvoy members upon check-in. Complimentary bottled water available at check-in.
  • Late Check-Out: Available per request; guaranteed for relevant Marriott Bonvoy guests per standards.
  • Mobile Check-In/Check-Out: Available and encouraged.
  • Mobile Key: Available and encouraged. Physical keys are always made and kept at Front Desk in case needed by guest.
  • Mobile Guest Requests: Available.