Things to Do

Local Attractions:

Monticello, home of Thomas Jefferson – 4 miles
Michie Tavern, 18th century tavern and tours – 4 miles
Ash Lawn Highland, home of the 5th U.S. President, James Monroe – 15-minute drive
Barboursville Historic Ruins and Vineyards – 18 miles
Skyline Drive and Blue Ridge Parkway – 30-minute drive 
Montpelier, lifelong home of James Madison – 45-minute drive

The Charlottesville Visitor's Bureau has a wealth of information:

There are also a number of local wineries including our wedding site, Veritas. Check out The Monticello Wine Trail for inspiration:

The pedestrian mall adjacent to the Omni has coffee houses, restaurants, shops, galleries a movie theater and ice rink.