20 Best Places for Staycation in Richmond

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Richmond could be one of the best places for a staycation in Virginia.

Most of these hotels offering several fantastic amenities with a comfy atmosphere to stay.

The Westin Richmond, Knights Inn Glen Allen, and The Commonwealth Richmond are three of these 20 best places to stay which can enhance your stay.

There are also plenty of local attractions that you can visit while doing a staycation here such as the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, the Virginia State Capitol, and many more.

So, if you get planning to go to Richmond for a staycation, make sure these 20 places are on your bucket list!

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1. THE COMMONWEALTH RICHMOND

The Commonwealth is a 5-minute walk from the Virginia State Capitol, a 15-minute walk from the Greater Richmond Convention Center, and a 12-minute walk from the American Civil War Museum.

There are plenty of activities that you can do nearby this hotel if you are a historic and cultural enthusiast you can visit the American Civil War Museum and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, or enjoy the music at Dominion Riverrock and Richmond Jazz Festival.

The Commonwealth offers you four types of rooms available including, a cozy studio with a built-in closet system, a comfy suite with a queen-size sleeper sofa, a roomy suite with a living room, and a homey suite with a modern kitchenette.

Besides the rooms, there are several upscale amenities such as an entrance door tattooed with the name of your suite, king or Queen beds with Simmons Beauty rest mattresses, 50” flat-screen TV with HD programming, complimentary high speed, and wireless internet, refrigerator, microwave, in-room digital laptop safe, accessible outlets, Keurig coffeemaker, Virginia Artesian bottled water and more.

The Commonwealth

An all-suite hotel with quality amenities for a good stay.

It comes with all suites, cafe, fitness center, dry sauna, meeting and event rooms.

The whole space including the rooms is in trendy decor, great location.

Address : 901 Bank St, Richmond, VA 23219, USA

2. THE JEFFERSON HOTEL

The Jefferson Hotel was built in 1895 and is located only 7 minutes walk from Monroe Park and 1 mile from the James River. You can get a lot of many plenties of rooms available such as premier rooms, grand premier rooms, Richmond suites, Virginia queen suite, Virginia king suite, Ginter suites, and Jefferson suite.

Besides the types of rooms, there are custom mattress sets, luxury bed, and bath linens, HD large screen TV, fully stocked mini-bar, Nespresso coffee maker, complimentary high-speed wireless internet access, Molton Brown bath products, iron and ironing board, evening turndown service, in-room safe, same-day laundry, overnight shoeshine service, accessible rooms, and Virginia Green certified.

The Jefferson Hotel

An upscale hotel featuring a variety of upscale rooms with excellent service.

It comes with an upscale restaurant, casual bistro, coffee shop, gift shop, swimming pool, gym, spa and business center.

All rooms have a luxurious design with antique and unique furnishings.

Address : 101 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23220, USA

3. LINDEN ROW INN

Linden Row Inn has situated just a 13-minute walk from Capitol Square and 1.7 miles from Riverview Cemetery. This hotel is nestled by many museums and historic sites such as American Civil War Museum, Black History Museum, Poe Museum, Valentine Museum, Hollywood Cemetery, John Marshall House, St. John's Church, and more to go.

Linden Row Inn also has three types of rooms available including, Parlour suites, main house rooms, and garden rooms with several room amenities such as comfy beds, flat-screen TVs with premium high definition channels, Keurig coffee makers, USB port alarm clocks, and complimentary high-speed Internet access.

Linden Row Inn

A well-kept inn featuring various spaces with antiques, a sitting area and decorative marble fireplace.

It features an event space and a fountain courtyard, a fine dining area, as well as other seating areas.

Victorian-style rooms are equipped with soft beds, Wi-Fi, TV, coffee makers, and some have granite bathrooms.

Address : 100 E Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23219, USA

4. COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT RICHMOND DOWNTOWN

Courtyard by Marriott Richmond Downtown is located at the core of the city, steps away from VCU Medical Center and the Greater Richmond Convention Center. This upscale hotel is a 10-minute walk from the Edgar Allan Poe Museum and a 7-minute walk from the Virginia State Capitol.

Courtyard by Marriott Richmond Downtown has four selections of rooms that you can book including a guest room with one king sofa bed, a guest room with two queens, a guest room with one king corner room, a guest room with two queens, and a corner room.

They also offer you several fantastic amenities, all public areas non-smoking, barber, beauty shop, mobility accessible rooms, local restaurant dinner delivery, valet dry-cleaning, laundry on-site, cash machine, coffee/tea in-room, and more to go.

Courtyard by Marriott Richmond Downtown

It is a stylish hotel with a variety of beautiful spaces and always pays every attention to detail.

There is a stylish lobby, American bistro coffee shop, gym and courtyard, business center and meeting rooms.

This contemporary room offers a good size bed, free Wi-Fi, a desk with an ergonomic chair, a sitting area.

The staff are superb and the valet service is great.

Address : 1320 E Cary St, Richmond, VA 23219, USA

5. QUIRK HOTEL RICHMOND

Quirk Hotel Richmond is situated in downtown Richmond and 2 miles from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. This boutique luxury hotel also offers you many things to do nearby, visit the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts to get the best historic place in the city or go to State Capital, Carytown, and Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens.

A wide selection of rooms is one of many reasons why this place's great for a staycation, there are two double beds, one king bed, terrace suite, ADA guest rooms, loft suites, and one-bedroom suites. For hotel amenities, they offer in-room water and caffeine bar, local and domestic long-distance calling, Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel, unlimited access to a fitness facility, lobby coffee bar, and daily newspaper.

Quirk Hotel Richmond

This is an upscale boutique hotel featuring bright, eccentric artwork throughout the entrances and rooms to the lobby.

It comes with a cafe, rooftop bar, trendy restaurant / bar, gym, art gallery, terrace and courtyard.

Simple rooms with antique wood floors, contemporary artwork and recycled furniture.

Address : 201 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220, USA

6. HILTON RICHMOND DOWNTOWN

Located in downtown Richmond, Hilton Richmond Downtown housed in the historic former Miller and Rhoads department store. This hotel just two blocks from the Greater Richmond Convention Center and Richmond Coliseum, and less than 10 miles from the airport.

The hotel that has 22 types of rooms available offers you several hotel amenities including, free Wi-Fi, non-smoking rooms, on-site restaurant, fitness center, business center, pet-friendly rooms, digital key, concierge, room service, air-conditioned, laundry service, bar, and meeting rooms.

Hilton Richmond Downtown

A business hotel in a historic building featuring many modern spaces with first-class service on offer.

Offers ready-to-eat breakfast, American restaurant, lounge, 24/7 convenience store, swimming pool, 24/7 fitness center and several meeting rooms.

Address : 501 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23219, USA

7. FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON RICHMOND

Located on the west end of the city, Four Points by Sheraton Richmond provides convenient access to many of the area's most notable destinations, such as River City Sportsplex, Stony Point Fashion Park, Chesterfield Town Centre, and Midlothian.

You can start check-in at 3.00 PM, the check-out time at 12.00 PM, complimentary internet access to the lobby, public areas, and guest rooms, complimentary on-site parking, pets welcome, all public areas non-smoking, hot breakfast, a newspaper in lobby, coffee in the lobby, car rental, coffee/tea in-room, and mobility accessible rooms.

Four Points by Sheraton Richmond

Relaxing hotel with lots of nice modern space and has a view overlooking the pond.

It comes with a casual bar / restaurant, gym, swimming pool, business center and event space, as well as breakfast available.

Simple rooms offer modern furnishings with great room service.

Address : 9901 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23235, USA

8. HYATT PLACE RICHMOND/ARBORETUM

Hyatt Place Richmond/Arboretum is situated in the heart of Richmond just 20 minutes away from the Richmond International Airport, and it has easy access to Chesterfield Towne Center, Kings Dominion, Maymont Park, and Metro Richmond Zoo.

Nearby this hotel, there are plenty of local attractions that you can visit. Go to Apollo's to get the best Italian cuisine in the town, do shopping and dining at Stony Point Fashion Park, or go to the Science Museum of Virginia/Children's Museum with your family.

The several services and amenities available such as outdoor pool, meeting facilities, business services, digital check-in, pet-friendly, 24-hour fitness center, restaurant on-site, free parking, free internet access, and free breakfast.

Hyatt Place Richmond/Arboretum

A simple hotel featuring lots of casual space and well-appointed rooms that are neatly arranged.

Facilities include an outdoor pool, 24-hour gym, bar, cafe, breakfast is available, and various types of rooms.

Address : 201 Arboretum Pl, Richmond, VA 23236, USA

9. HILTON RICHMOND HOTEL & SPA/SHORT PUMP

Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump has located a 7-minute walk from Short Pump Town Center for shopping, dining, and 15 miles from downtown Richmond, and within a 20-minute drive of the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.

This hotel has four types of rooms like guest rooms, suites, executive rooms, an accessible room. They also have Table Two-Fifty restaurant for lunch and dinner, it offers you in-room dining too.

For the amenities, it has a spa with a hair and beauty salon, an outdoor patio, meeting rooms, room service, executive lounge, concierge, digital key, pet-friendly, business center, fitness center, free parking, indoor pool, on-site restaurant, non-smoking rooms, and free Wi-Fi.

Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump

A truly upscale hotel with sophisticated decor and furnishings located in the area for shopping, dining or taking a leisurely stroll.

There is an executive lounge, steakhouse, cafe, upscale spa, swimming pool, gym, plus a business center and meeting rooms.

All rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art furnishings, classy décor and custom designed beds.

Address : 12042 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233, USA

10. THE WESTIN RICHMOND

The Westin Richmond has located between downtown Richmond and Short Pump, just a short drive away from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Agecroft Hall & Gardens, and Maymont Park.

There are 10 types of rooms available with several room amenities including, air conditioning, alarm clock, complimentary bottled water, coffee maker, tea service, play yard, individual climate control, iron and ironing board, mini-fridge, selection of pillows, rollaway bed, safe, wet bar, bathrobe, hairdryer, and separate tub and shower.

For arrival information, check-in at 4.00 PM, check-out at 12.00 PM, electric car charging stations, complimentary on-site parking, pets welcome, all public areas non-smoking, and internet access in the lobby, public areas, meeting rooms, and all guest rooms.

The Westin Richmond

A truly upscale and modern hotel featuring plenty of space making it perfect for stays, events or conferences.

It comes with a lovely lounge bar and restaurant, 24 hour gym, swimming pool, whirlpool bathtub, business center and meeting rooms.

All luxurious rooms include a TV, work desk, coffee maker and free Wi-Fi.

Address : 6631 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23230, USA

11. COUNTRY INN & SUITES BY RADISSON, RICHMOND WEST AT I-64, VA

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Richmond West at I-64, VA is nestled by the convenient shopping and dining of Henrico, less than the Virginia Commonwealth University, the Spiders at the University of Richmond is 12 minutes away, and has easy access to the Richmond Raceway and the Greater Richmond Convention Center.

There are seven types of rooms available including whirlpool suite-king bed, extended stay suite-king bed, one bedroom suite-king bed, one bedroom suite-two queen beds, studio suite-king bed, king bed, and two queen beds.

For the services, it offers you accessibility, breakfast, complimentary coffee and tea, complimentary cookies, early check-in, express check-out, fitness center, free Wi-Fi, indoor pool, non-smoking, and sports approved.

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Richmond West at I-64, VA

Modest hotel in a residential and commercial area.

The casual rooms offer free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus microwaves, minifridges and coffeemakers.

Address : 8010 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23294, USA

12. KNIGHTS INN GLEN ALLEN

Knights Inn Glen Allen is on the edge of a residential area facing woodland, 3 miles from Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and 5 miles from the farmers' market at Bryan Park.

They offer you four types of rooms which very comfy to sleep including, king bed non-smoking with $55 per night, king bed smoking with $55 per night, two double beds non-smoking with $60 per night, and two double beds smoking with $60.00 per night.

Then, for the ultimate hotel amenities, Knights Inn Glen Allen offers accessibility features, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, parking, refrigerator, microwave, and pet-friendly so you can bring your little buddy here.

Knights Inn Glen Allen

Unassuming low-rise hotel on Highway 1 is on the edge of a residential area facing woodland.

Casual rooms with external entrances all feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, along with microwaves and minifridges.

Address : 9002 Brook Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060, USA

13. HAMPTON INN & SUITES RICHMOND - DOWNTOWN

Situated in the heart of Richmond, Hampton Inn & Suites Richmond - Downtown is half a mile from the convention center, two blocks from the State Capitol, 15 minutes on foot from the American Civil War Museum, and within a mile from Virginia Commonwealth University and a wide variety of downtown restaurants and bars.

Enjoy the view of downtown from the lounge, hot breakfast, free Wi-Fi, non-smoking rooms, fitness center, business center, digital key, on-site restaurant, meeting rooms, 15 types of rooms, and pets not allowed.

Hampton Inn & Suites Richmond - Downtown

Upscale downtown hotel offers unpretentious rooms feature amenities.

There's an upscale restaurant, plus a rooftop eatery, a cocktail bar and an outdoor pool.

Address : 700 E Main St Suite A, Richmond, VA 23219, USA

14. AMERICAS BEST VALUE INN RICHMOND SOUTH

Americas Best Value Inn Richmond South is located at Exit 64 off of I-95 and only ten miles south of the downtown area, and near many famous attractions in Richmond such as the Richmond Convention Center, Edgar Allan Poe Museum, Virginia Holocaust Museum, Museum of the Confederacy, and Richmond National Battlefield Park.

If you are looking for a place for a staycation close to some local attractions, Americas Best Value Inn Richmond South should be on your bucket list because this property also close to Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia State University, University of Richmond, Bryant and Stratton College Virginia, and John Tyler Community College. This hotel has five key amenities available, there are flat-screen television, microwave, refrigerator, parking, and Wi-Fi.

Americas Best Value Inn Richmond South

2-story hotel features relaxed rooms and complimentary breakfast.

Other amenities include a business center, a meeting room and large-vehicle parking.

Address : 2126 Willis Rd, Richmond, VA 23237, USA

15. GRADUATE RICHMOND

Graduate Richmond is conveniently located near Virginia Commonwealth University in downtown Richmond which just a 9-minute walk from the door, and 10 miles from Richmond International Airport.

It offers you 10 types of rooms including the graduate queen, graduate king, graduate queen-queen, graduate corner king, king suite, family suite, graduate king accessible room, graduate deluxe corner king accessible room, graduate king accessible suite, and graduate family accessible suite.

Besides the rooms, there are the following room amenities such as HD TV, triple sheeting, beverage chiller, safe, complimentary Wi-Fi, docking stations, 24-hour fitness center, iron/ironing board, and rooftop pool.

Graduate Richmond

This trendy hotel with mid-century modern decor has accents inspired by local tennis great Arthur Ashe.

Plush rooms offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screens, iPod/iPhone docks and coffeemakers.

Address : 301 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23220, USA

16. LA QUINTA INN BY WYNDHAM RICHMOND SOUTH

Welcome to La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Richmond South, a hotel located off the I-95/the Richmond-Petersburg Turnpike, and perfect place to access the Richmond Coliseum, the Richmond Raceway, Richmond International Airport (RIC), and Virginia Commonwealth University.

Get the best staycation with the hotel amenities that they offer like on-site fitness, business center, free bright side breakfast, stay connected with friends with free Wi-Fi, each of the non-smoking rooms features a mini-refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, desk, ironing amenities, and flat-screen HDTV.

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Richmond South

This classic hotel with is an 8.9 miles from the River's Bend Golf Club.

All of the rooms include a list of amenities to make your stay comfortable.

Address : 9040 Pams Ave, Richmond, VA 23237, USA

17. HAMPTON INN RICHMOND - SOUTH

Hampton Inn Richmond - South has prime located just 10 minutes from downtown Richmond, home of the Virginia Capitol, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. It's just 15 minutes from several industrial parks around and closes to Richmond International Airport (RIC).

They offer six types of rooms available which include one king bed nonsmoking, one king mobility with tub non-smoking, one king mobility with shower non-smoking, two queen beds non-smoking, one king bed smoking, and two queen mobility access.

Hampton Inn Richmond - South also offers several key amenities like free breakfast each morning, free Wi-Fi, free parking, fitness center, business center, digital key, meeting rooms, and pets not allowed.

Hampton Inn Richmond - South

This straightforward hotel is 10 miles from Richmond International Speedway.

Contemporary rooms include free Wi-Fi, minifridges, microwaves and desks, plus coffeemakers and flat-screen TVs.

Address : 4300 Commerce Rd, Richmond, VA 23234, USA

18. EXTENDED STAY AMERICA - RICHMOND - W. BROAD STREET - GLENSIDE - SOUTH

Extended Stay America - Richmond - W. Broad Street - Glenside - South is sitting along the beautiful James River, 3 miles from Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and teahouse, 4 miles from Bryan Park, and 2 miles from the Staples Mill Road Amtrak station.

There are several fantastic amenities available in this hotel to enhance your staycation including, faster, free in-room Wi-Fi, fully-equipped kitchens, flat-screen TV, hot tub, shuttle to local stores and restaurants, filtered water, laundry, pet-friendly rooms, airport shuttle, meeting room, pool, fitness room, and free grab-and-go breakfast.

Extended Stay America - Richmond - W. Broad Street - Glenside - South

This down-to-earth hotel in a redbrick building is 3 miles from Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

The relaxed, warmly decorated studios offer free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus kitchenettes and dining tables.

Address : 6811 Paragon Pl, Richmond, VA 23230, USA

19. MOTEL 6 RICHMOND, VA - I-64 WEST

Motel 6 Richmond, VA - I-64 West is 20 miles from Kings Dominion theme park and 9 miles from the Virginia War Memorial. It offers several incredible amenities such as kids stay free, pets allowed, free coffee, restaurant nearby, accessible rooms, free local calls, elevator, coin laundry, vending machines, Wi-Fi, and free expanded cable.

It also has six types of rooms available include one queen bed non-smoking, two full beds non-smoking, two full beds smoking, two full beds non-smoking and kitchen, one queen bed non-smoking and kitchen, one queen bed smoking kitchen, and all the rooms have rates start from $59.99 per night.

Motel 6 Richmond, VA - I-64 West

Experience a warm welcome along with great amenities at Extended Stay America including free in-room Wi-Fi and pet-friendly rooms.

Straightforward rooms with simple decor offer free Wi-Fi and TVs, plus minifridges.

Address : 7831 Shrader Rd, Richmond, VA 23294, USA

20. HAMPTON INN & SUITES RICHMOND/GLENSIDE

You can find Hampton Inn & Suites Richmond/Glenside close to I-64, 10 minutes from the University of Richmond, 5 minutes from the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and some local shopping, 15 minutes from Richmond, and a 6.3-mile drive from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.

The hotel that has 8 types of rooms offers you several posh accommodations including, free hot breakfast each morning, free Wi-Fi, non-smoking rooms, free parking, outdoor pool, fitness center, business center, digital key, meeting rooms, and pets are not allowed at Hampton Inn & Suites Richmond/Glenside.

Hampton Inn & Suites Richmond/Glenside

This modern hotel is a 6.3-mile drive from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.

There's a gym and a seasonal outdoor pool in addition to the free daily hot breakfast.

Address : 5406 Glenside Dr, Richmond, VA 23228, USA