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The Commonwealth

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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good8%
  • Average5%
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  • Terrible0%
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“state capitol”(3 reviews)
“roomy suite”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
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We spent 3 nights at the commonwealth for the NASCAR race. The hotel was about a 20 min drive from the track and allowed us to be tourists in Richmond for the weekend. Great location allowed us to walk most places. When we did drive...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When business calls for trips to Richmond, my go to hotel is The Commonwealth. Located across from the Virginia Statehouse, it is a short walk to the shops and restaurants of Shockoe Slip. Nearly every room is different and most are huge! There are living...More

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Response from Christina N, General Manager at The CommonwealthResponded 4 weeks ago

We can't thank you enough for your wonderful comments on the hotel. With a great historic building to us as our canvas we so delighted with the outcome. We look forward to your next business trip to Richmond and hope you can stop by and...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Commonwealth is a great find. A central location. Helpful staff. A comfortable restaurant with an accommodating chef. A small but uber-stylish lobby. But the star of the hotel are the suites. I actually screamed when I opened the door to our suite because I...More

Thank Diana S
Response from Christina N, General Manager at The CommonwealthResponded 2 days ago

Welcome to your Richmond home Diana! We can't thank you enough for letting the world know about The Commonwealth. We are very proud of hotel. We look forward to the next time you come back home and share your experience again.

Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful location, great rooms, service with a smile. The restaurant had delicious food and great service. The staff from the valet to front desk and bartender/waiter/waitress were friendly, courteous and pleasant. Will definitely stay there again when I go back.

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Response from Christina N, General Manager at The CommonwealthResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for letting the world know about The Commonwealth. We look forward to your return!

Reviewed 4 days ago

I stayed at the Commonwealth hotel for 2 nights while on a recent business trip to Richmond. I have to say that I truly enjoyed my stay there. The hotel is located bang across the Virginia capitol and most rooms will get a nice view...More

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Response from Christina N, General Manager at The CommonwealthResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your review. We are very lucky to have such a hard work and helpful staff. We hope the next time you have a business trip to Richmond you will come back and stay with us again.

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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USD 169 - USD 258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Green Hotel in Richmond
#8 Luxury Hotel in Richmond
#8 Business Hotel in Richmond
#19 Romantic Hotel in Richmond
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 169 - USD 258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Green Hotel in Richmond
#8 Luxury Hotel in Richmond
#8 Business Hotel in Richmond
#19 Romantic Hotel in Richmond
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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14 April 2016|
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Response from Susan O | Reviewed this property |
There is no free parking for this hotel. I parked on the street (for free) and had to move the car by 08:00. The hotel has valet parking only, under the hotel, for $20 each night.
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29 April 2015|
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Response from CommonwealthPark | Property representative |
We offer valet parking only, we charge $20 per vehicle per night with unlimited in and out privileges. Around the Convention there are paid parking decks which you can use or leave you vehicle in our parking deck and walk... More
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"Higher floor, 5th or 6th floor"
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"My room was very spacious and quiet."
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"Upper rooms on Bank St. are quieter. Talking buses traveling on 9th St. at night can be heard over AC units..."
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"Ask for a room overlooking the Capitol on the front of the building."
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