You're bound to enjoy your time at Christopher Newport University.
It's in Newport News. If you're not familiar with the name, it is 60 miles (97 kilometers) outside of the capital of the state, Richmond.
With just about 5 accommodation possibilities only 2 miles (3 kilometers) from Christopher Newport University, you should not have any issues finding something comfortable. Many tourists have had good experiences at the Newport News Marriott at City Center, 2 miles (3 kilometers) away, the Extended Stay America - Newport News - Oyster Point, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, and the Key West Inn, 2 miles (3 kilometers) away.
If glamorous facilities aren't really your style, look into some of the bargain solutions available. Some options are the TownePlace Suites by Marriott Newport News Yorktown and the Quality Inn.
For everyone who's finding it difficult to focus on the day's itinerary, a freshly brewed coffee couldn't hurt. Only 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) from Christopher Newport University, Einstein's (1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News) is a terrific option. Belly still rumbling? You can indulge in some heartier fare at Discovery Grill (1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News), only 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) away.