Area Attractions

Hyatt Place Blacksburg / University offers a variety of activities for every member of your party. Whether you are rooting for the Hokies at Lane Stadium, exploring the beauty of the Cascade waterfalls, or grabbing a meal from one of Blacksburg’s local eateries, our central location in town has got you covered.

Hyatt Place Blacksburg/University

650 University City Blvd
Blacksburg, Virginia, United States, 24060



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Local Food + Drink

Gaucho Brazilian Grille

Build personalized dishes à la carte at this Brazilian joint. Be sure to tour the Parrilla-style grill and lounge.

Mellow Mushroom

This eclectic pizzeria is known for its specialty pizzas, including the Thai dye and red skin potato pie.

Sharkey’s Wing & Rib Joint

Sip on a craft beer while munching on some of the best wings, ribs, and burgers in the New River Valley.


Blacksburg’s prime spot for Greek specialties, including pita wraps, gyros, souvlaki, and falafel, right off the edge of Virginia Tech’s campus.

Local Attractions

Cascades National Recreation Trail

Trek across a scenic stream on this four-mile hike ending with a big finish—a waterfall nearly 70 feet tall.

Frank Theatres Cinebowl & Grill

Spend a night at this sprawling entertainment center, which features a restaurant, movie theaters, and bowling lanes.

Moss Arts Center

This Virginia Tech arts center hosts one-of-a-kind events, such as art installations, musical performances, storytellers, and more.

Smithfield Plantation

Travel back in history to the Virginia frontier at the Smithfield home, built in 1774. Tour this American Colonial-style residence along with its impressive gardens and outbuildings.

Outdoor Activities

Dragon’s Tooth Hiking Trail

Enjoy a 5.7 mile hike and experience some of the best views Virginia has to offer and part of the Appalachian Hiking Trail.

Hahn Horticulture Garden

Walk through the largest public garden in Western Virginia, located on Virginia Tech’s campus, and surround yourself with beautiful nature.

Pete Dye River Course of Virginia Tech

Situated between New River and the Blue Ridge Mountains, play golf while surrounded by scenic views.

Indoor Activities