Many of Richmond’s highlights are located near to Chester, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Castlewood and the ever-popular Point of Rocks Park. Two other worthy points of interest that are located within a short distance of Chester are the Richmond National Battlefield Park and Southpark Mall.
Come see local favorites, the Richmond Raiders, battle their opponents in the nearby Richmond Coliseum. On game days follow the sea of blue, black, silver and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
Finding somewhere handy to base yourself close to Chester is easy. The Red Roof Inn Richmond South, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Chester, VA and the Hyatt Place Richmond/Chester are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.