Many of Charlottesville’s most popular attractions are near to Ruckersville, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Among the places not to miss are the fascinating Barboursville Vineyards and the incredible Horton Vineyards. Two other popular spots within a short distance of Ruckersville are Montpelier and the Keswick Vineyards and Winery.
Travelers come from near and far to experience Monticello, one of the most photographed sites in the country. It is only 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the heart of town.
Hunt down a bargain, grab a bite to eat or just window shop at nearby shopping hotspots like the Fashion Square Mall.
Nearby John Paul Jones Arena is a great place to catch a game of college basketball, and to see local legends, the Virginia Cavaliers, in action. On weekends the stadium becomes a sea of navy blue and orange, as local college basketball lovers flock together to support their home-grown heroes.
Finding somewhere convenient to base yourself in the Ruckersville area is a breeze. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks be sure to check out the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Charlottesville, the Lafayette Inn, Stanardsville, and the popular Inn at Westwood Farm, Orange.