The Commonwealth

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Living area | 50-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, TV, iPod docking station
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe
Living area | 50-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, TV, iPod docking station
Private kitchenette | Microwave, coffee/tea maker

Overview of The Commonwealth

The Commonwealth

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with restaurant, near Virginia Commonwealth University

9.0/10 Superb

1,060 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
The price is £188
Price available on 16/10/2022
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901 Bank St, Richmond, VA, 23219
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Business centre
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Computer station
  • Snack bar/deli
  • ATM/banking services
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Microwave
  • Separate sitting area
  • Premium TV channels
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Richmond
  • Virginia Commonwealth University - 14 min walk
  • Broad Street - 1 min drive
  • Greater Richmond Convention Center - 2 min drive
  • Richmond International Raceway - 11 min drive
  • University of Richmond - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.) - 14 min drive
  • Richmond Main Street Station - 9 min walk
  • Richmond Staples Mill Road Station - 14 min drive
  • Ashland Station - 24 min drive

About this property

The Commonwealth

4-star hotel in the heart of Downtown Richmond, rejuvenated in 2018
Dry cleaning/laundry services, a bar and a 24-hour fitness centre are just a few of the amenities provided at The Commonwealth. The on-site restaurant, Rueger's, features southern cuisine. In addition to a 24-hour business centre, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Additional perks include:
  • Valet parking (surcharge), a banquet hall and a porter/bellboy
  • Express check-out, a computer station and smoke-free property
  • Luggage storage, a 24-hour front desk and ATM/banking services
  • Guest reviews speak highly of the helpful staff
Room features
All 59 rooms feature comforts, such as premium bedding and laptop-compatible safes, in addition to thoughtful touches, such as Laptop workspace and climate-controlled air conditioning. Guests reviews say good things about the cleanliness rooms at the property.
Other amenities include:
  • Egyptian cotton sheets and pillowtop mattresses
  • Designer toiletries and hairdryers
  • 50-inch HDTVs with premium channels
  • Wardrobes/cupboards, separate sitting areas and microwaves

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 59 rooms
  • Arranged over 11 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3 PM until 1 AM
  • Express check-in/out
  • Minimum check-in age – 21
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Children

  • Up to 3 children (17 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding
  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only, 1 per room)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Specific rooms only*
  • Food and water bowls available

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Secured covered on-site valet parking (USD 30.00 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli

Travelling with children

  • Children stay free

Working away

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference space

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1912
  • ATM/banking
  • Television in common areas
  • 24-hour fitness centre

Accessibility

  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • IPod docking station
  • 50-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium cable channels

Home comfort

  • Climate-controlled air conditioning and heating
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress

What to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features

Dining

Rueger's – This restaurant specialises in southern cuisine and only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Fees & policies

Pets

  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 100.00 per pet, per stay

Parking

  • Covered valet parking costs USD 30.00 per night with in/out privileges
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector and window guards on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Commonwealth Park Suites
Commonwealth Park Suites Hotel
Commonwealth Park Suites Hotel Richmond
Commonwealth Park Suites Richmond
Commonwealth Park Hotel Richmond
Commonwealth Park Richmond
Commonwealth Hotel Richmond
Commonwealth Richmond
The Commonwealth Hotel
The Commonwealth Richmond
The Commonwealth Hotel Richmond

Frequently asked questions

Does The Commonwealth offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Commonwealth does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Commonwealth?
As of 25 Sept 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Commonwealth on 16 Oct 2022 start from £188, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Commonwealth?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Commonwealth?
Yes, cats and dogs are welcome, with a limit of 1 per room. There's a charge of USD 100.00 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees. Food and water bowls are available.
Is parking offered on site at The Commonwealth?
Yes. Valet parking costs USD 30.00 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Commonwealth?
You can check in from 3 PM - 1 AM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-out and contactless check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Commonwealth and nearby?
Maintain your daily exercise routine at the 24-hour gym.
Are there restaurants at or near The Commonwealth?
Yes, Rueger's offers southern cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Capital Ale House (4-min walk), JoJo's Pizza (5-min walk) and Cafe Ole (5-min walk).
What's the area around The Commonwealth like?
The Commonwealth is in Downtown Richmond, a short 9-minute walk from Richmond Main Street Station and 14 minutes' walk from Virginia Commonwealth University. The local area is considered central, as well as being good for sightseeing.

Overall score and ratings

9.0

Superb

9.1/10

Cleanliness

9.4/10

Staff & service

8.2/10

Amenities

8.9/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.5/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Ralph, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Susan, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Christine, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Rachel, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Erica, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great area with many restaurants and the bed was the most comfortable ever! Will definitely go back if I’m in the area again
Ann, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

A Rare Find!
An old and grand hotel no longer available any where else. The are so accommodating without being intrusive. I will never stay at another hotel in Richmond again. We experienced an unexpected personal situation and the hotel was so gracious and kind. I love them!
Carolyn, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Kelly, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

anne, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Dora, 1-night trip
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