If you are a history fanatic, you'll enjoy finding out about the past during your visit to Hampton University.
It awaits you in Newport News, which is 70 miles (113 kilometers) outside of the state capital, Richmond.
You have 2 hotel options to select from nearby, and they're all popular choices. Spend a while comparing the amenities at the Crowne Plaza Hampton Marina and Super 8 Hampton VA, located within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of Hampton University.
The surrounding area's economical hotels offer visitors a great quality of service and rates which are affordable. Two of your options include the Candlewood Suites Hampton and the Extended Stay America Hampton - Coliseum.
Do you want a coffee or two, a treat or both to keep you on the go? Palm Tree Caribbean Cafe is a great place to indulge in a snack and it's close to Hampton University. If you're after something more substantial, Planet Smoothie is also close by and offers a range of tasty meals. If you find that the setting sun brings on a sudden thirst, stop by Latitude 37 for a cool beer or a relaxing wine on the way back to your place.