Hotel and Area Information

Named one of Travel+Leisure magazine's Best College Towns, as well as the sixth top small city in Virginia by CitiesJournal, Lexington, Va. is accessible from U.S. Routes 11 and 60, as well as Interstates 64 and 81. Situated at the southern end of the Shenandoah Valley, it is a small town full of history and culture, as well as amenities for business travelers attending conferences and symposia. Information on all that Lexington has to offer, including lodging, may be found at the Lexington and Rockbridge Area Tourism site

Directions and Parking

Parking at VMI is limited.  After registering for the conference, we will email you detailed information about parking on Post and in town.  

VMI Directions and Map.

Conference Rates at Area Hotels

Several area hotels offer special rates for conference registrants.  When you make your hotel reservation, indicate that you are attending the  ‘2016 Fall VMI Leadership Conference.’  

The following hotels offer conference rates or *prevailing govt. per diem rate.



Best Western Inn at Hunt Ridge *Currently $91.00 + taxes
expires: 10/18/16
Best Western Inn Lexington *Currently $91.00 + taxes
expires: 10/18/16
Comfort Inn *Currently $91.00 + taxes
expires: 10/18/16
Holiday Inn Express Lexington *Currently $91.00 + taxes
expires: 10/18/16
Howard Johnson's Inn $65.95/day
no expiration
R. E. Lee Hotel *Currently $91.00 + taxes
expires: 10/18/16
Sleep Inn Hotel $89.00 + taxes 540-463-6000

Attendees requiring handicapped accessibility or other assistance are encouraged to contact Derek Pinkham at 540-464-7582 for information and coordination.