Extended Stay America - Lynchburg, VA
First settled in 1757 to ferry people across the James River, Lynchburg is nestled in the
foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. If you're looking for Lynchburg hotels,
Extended Stay America has a great place to stay at a great price.
Lynchburg enjoys general
prosperity in large part due to its high-tech manufacturing economy. The city's two largest
employers, BWX Technologies and Areva NP, are international leaders in the field of nuclear power
Other major manufacturing employers in Lynchburg include Parker Sealing
Division, makers of seals and o-rings, Griffin Pipe Products, iron pipe and fitting makers, and
valve actuator manufacturer Flowserve. Snack food processor Frito-Lay is also an important part of
the local economy.
Education has been a major force in Lynchburg for many years, andthere
are now six colleges and universities that call Lynchburg home. Liberty University, the largest of
the local institutions by far, was founded by the late evangelist Jerry Falwell and today serves
nearly 20,000 graduate and postgraduate students. Liberty University is within walking distance of
the Extended Stay America Lynchburg - University Boulevard hotel.
Other local private
colleges and universities include Virginia University of Lynchburg, Lynchburg College, Randolph
College and Sweet Briar College. Offering a variety of associate degree programs is Central
Virginia Community College.
Lynchburg's location in the Blue Ridge Mountains makes it a
great destination for those who enjoy the outdoor recreation. Activities like hiking, cycling and
canoeing are popular summer pastimes. More traditional recreation like golf is available on one of
Lynchburg's numerous public golf courses. The 9-hole, par-34 Cedar Hills Golf Course is just four
miles from the Extended Stay America Lynchburg - University Boulevard location.
comfortable, convenient, and affordable Lynchburg, Virginia hotel,
Extended Stay America is a terrific choice.