Ivy Garden Apartments in Charlottesville Location Map

Ivy Garden Apartments in Charlottesville is located within easy access of the University of Virginia Campus and Downtown Charlottesville. Our apartments are a five-minute walk/bike ride from the University of Virginia’s Darden Business School, School of Law, North Grounds Recreation Center, Davenport Field, University Hall and the new John Paul Jones Arena. UVa’s Central Grounds and individual Schools (such as the Architecture, Education, Engineering, Medical, Nursing, etc.) are easily accessible via the UVa bus line.

Proximity Maps

There are five maps below to help illustrate the location of our apartments.  Click on any of them to open a PDF file showing the detailed views.

Driving Directions

Ivy Drive is located off OLD IVY ROAD (R 601), however, at either end of OLD IVY ROAD there are railway bridges. Refer to the Ivy Garden Apartments Location map. One is ELEVEN (11) FEET high, and the other is THIRTEEN (13) FEET high. IF your vehicle is taller than 13 FEET, then there is only ONE WAY to get into Ivy Garden Apartments and is described in OPTION C:

  • (A) Vehicle is less than < 11 ft. tall:
  • Coming from the Richmond Direction on Interstate 64:
    Take EXIT 118-B onto R250E/R29N for approximately 1 mile and take the second exit (R250 BUSINESS) and make a RIGHT onto R250 BUSINESS EAST (Ivy Rd) until you get to the first set of traffic lights and make a RADICAL LEFT turn (almost 270degrees) onto OLD IVY Rd and go under the 11FEET railway bridge, up the hill to Ivy Drive on the RIGHT.
  • Coming from Washington DC on R29:
    Continue all the way down R29 into Charlottesville until it becomes R29 S (BUSINESS) or EMMET STREET until you get to the intersection of EMMET ST (R29 S BUSINESS) and University Ave (to your LEFT) and IVY RD to your RIGHT. Make a right onto OLD IVY (R250 W) and continue till just before the second set of lights and bear RIGHT onto OLD IVY RD and go under the 11FEET railway bridge, up the hill to Ivy Drive on the RIGHT.
  • (B) Vehicle is greater than > 11 ft. but less than < 13 ft. tall:
  • Coming from the Richmond Direction on Interstate 64:
    Take EXIT 118-B onto R250E/R29N for approximately 1 mile and take the second exit (R250 BUSINESS) and make a LEFT onto R250 WEST (Ivy Rd) until you get to the SECOND set of traffic lights and make a RADICAL RIGHT turn (almost 270degrees) onto OLD GARTH Rd and go under the 13 FEET railway bridge, and then make an IMMEDIATE RIGHT onto OLD IVY RD, continue for about 0.5 miles to Ivy Drive on the LEFT.
  • Coming from Washington DC on R29:
    Continue all the way down R29 into Charlottesville until it becomes R29 S (BUSINESS) or EMMET STREET until you get to the intersection of EMMET ST (R29 S BUSINESS) and University Ave (to your LEFT) and IVY RD to your RIGHT. Make a right onto OLD IVY (R250 W) and continue until the FOURT set of lights and make a RADICAL RIGHT turn (almost 270degrees) onto OLD GARTH Rd and go under the 13 FEET railway bridge, and then make an IMMEDIATE RIGHT onto OLD IVY RD, continue for about 0.5 miles to Ivy Drive on the LEFT.

  • (C) Vehicle is greater than > 13 ft. tall:
  • Coming from the Richmond Direction on Interstate 64:
    OK – this is a tricky one ! Take EXIT 118-B onto R250E/R29N for approximately 2-3 miles and take the BARRACKS ROAD EXIT and make a LEFT onto BARRACKS ROAD and then IMMEDIATELY get back onto R250W/R29S (You are getting back onto R250/R29 and coming back on yourself for about 0.5 miles). Continue to EXIT which says “TO 601” at the top of the hill and beware, you will make an IMMEDIATE LEFT onto FAULCONER RD on the EXIT RAMP (200 yards), so go SLOW ! Make a LEFT onto OLD IVY and continue for about 0.5 miles to Ivy Drive on the LEFT. See the second map above for clarification.
  • Coming from Washington DC on R29:
    Continue all the way down R29 into Charlottesville past the HYRDRAULIC RD intersection. Get into the FAR RIGHT LANE AFTER Hydraulic Rd and take the R29/R250 BYPASS (And signs to I-64 W). You will go past the BARRACKS RD EXIT up the hill for about 0.75m to to EXIT which says “TO 601” at the top of the hill and beware, you will make an IMMEDIATE LEFT onto FAULCONER RD on the EXIT RAMP (200 yards), so go SLOW ! Make a LEFT onto OLD IVY and continue for about 0.5 miles to Ivy Drive on the LEFT. See the second map above for clarification.

Should you have any problems, call 434-220-6650 en route.