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Hotel Madison & Shenandoah Conference Ctr
3.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from James Madison University
The price is $99 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (749 reviews)

"It’s clean and the customer service is excellent. Staff is polite."…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

Hotel Madison & Shenandoah Conference Ctr
Joshua Wilton House
3.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from James Madison University
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4.6/5Wonderful! (26 reviews)
Great accommodation in Harrisonburg

"Very enjoyable experience in this well-preserved house"…"

Reviewed on May 8, 2019

Joshua Wilton House
Days Inn by Wyndham Harrisonburg
2 out of 5
0.6 mi from James Madison University
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $58 per night
3/5 (1,000 reviews)

"Location. Very close to I-81 and to restaurants ideal for a quick stay."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Harrisonburg
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Harrisonburg
2.5 out of 5
1.3 mi from James Madison University
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $89 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (557 reviews)

"Excellent facility. Appears to be very well run. Great for short stays."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Harrisonburg
Doubletree by Hilton Harrisonburg
3.5 out of 5
1.3 mi from James Madison University
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The price is $84 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (468 reviews)

"It was my first time in doubletree. It felt like home."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Doubletree by Hilton Harrisonburg
Stonewall Jackson Inn Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
0.9 mi from James Madison University
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The price is $176 per night
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"Homey atmosphere, incredible food, friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2020

Stonewall Jackson Inn Bed and Breakfast
Residence Inn by Marriott Harrisonburg
3 out of 5
1.4 mi from James Madison University
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $110 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (258 reviews)

"I loved the design of studio suite and the location of the hotel"…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Harrisonburg
Courtyard by Marriott Harrisonburg
3 out of 5
1.3 mi from James Madison University
The price is $109 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (454 reviews)

"We were greeted with genuine grace in this whacked COVID shut down. Clearly they were on a bare bones staffing , understood. But the hallways were not. Clean, which made you wonder how clean the rooms might be, but they were fine."…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Harrisonburg
Quality Inn Harrisonburg I-81
2.5 out of 5
1.3 mi from James Madison University
Free Cancellation
The price is $74 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (811 reviews)

"Close to JMU. There is a lot of food and shopping."…"

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2020

Quality Inn Harrisonburg I-81
Sleep Inn & Suites Harrisonburg near University
2.5 out of 5
1.3 mi from James Madison University
Free Cancellation
The price is $71 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (802 reviews)

"All good. Just there were rust stains in the bottom of the the tub that looked like mud or blood splattered that wasn't cleaned. Looks good, but was def stained into the tub"…"

Reviewed on Jul 4, 2020

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James Madison University is located in a scenic area of Harrisonburg that travelers like for its sporting events and hiking. Harrisonburg is home to 34 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near James Madison University

Choose from 5 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of James Madison University, including these options:

  • Hotel Madison & Shenandoah Conference Ctr: This 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its proximity to shopping and comfortable rooms.
  • Days Inn by Wyndham Harrisonburg: This 2-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and comfortable, quiet rooms.
  • Joshua Wilton House: With a stay at this 3.5-star inn, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. Expedia travelers love its spacious and clean rooms.

Things to See and Do Near James Madison University

After you've visited James Madison University, you can explore everything there is to see and do within just a few miles of the area.

Virginia Quilt Museum, Explore More Discovery Museum, and Harrisonburg Fire Department Museum feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you're in town. Learn about local history at Valley Brethren-Mennonite Heritage Center and Shenandoah Heritage Market. You'll have countless hours of family fun at A Dream Come True Playground, Back Home on the Farm, and Rockingham Fairgrounds.

Harrisonburg Farmers Market and Larkin Arts are some sights worth a visit in the area. Massanutten Water Park is also located 9.4 mi (15.1 km) from James Madison University, and Edith J. Carrier Arboretum is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around James Madison University?
James Madison University is located in a scenic area of Harrisonburg that travelers like for its sporting events and hiking. You’ll find 43 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
Where is the best place to stay close to James Madison University?
Adjacent to James Madison University, Hotel Madison & Shenandoah Conference Ctr is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. Other good options close by include Days Inn by Wyndham Harrisonburg and Joshua Wilton House.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near James Madison University, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the best deals near James Madison University.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near James Madison University?
For more information about rescheduling or cancelling your stay near James Madison University, click here.
What can I see and do near James Madison University?
Explore More Discovery Museum, Virginia Quilt Museum, and Harrisonburg Fire Department Museum feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you’re in town. Sights like Valley Brethren-Mennonite Heritage Center and Shenandoah Heritage Market highlight some of the local culture. A Dream Come True Playground, Back Home on the Farm, and Rockingham Fairgrounds are fun stops for the whole family while you’re in town.

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