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Top Richmond Historic Hotels

The Jefferson Hotel
4.5 out of 5
101 West Franklin Street, Richmond, VA
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The price is $245 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8
4.9/5Exceptional! (615 reviews)

"Excellent facilities. We enjoyed a nice relaxing,luxurious stay!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

The Jefferson Hotel
Ragland Mansion Bed & Breakfast
3.5 out of 5
205 South Sycamore St, Petersburg, VA
The price is $109 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.8/5Exceptional! (113 reviews)

"We had an excellent stay.. The owner/hostess was absolutely beautiful lady Very charming . We were greeted with a smile and got a good bye wave when we left ..I recommend to all"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Ragland Mansion Bed & Breakfast
Inn At Patrick Henry's
3 out of 5
2300 E Broad St, Richmond, VA
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4.7/5Exceptional! (31 reviews)

"We stayed in the Edgar Allen Poe suite and liked it. It was spacious and had modern conveniences even though the room and building felt like the 1880s. The area around the inn is beautiful old period homes. The adjoining Patrick Henry café had good food and its lower level pub had a Cheers feel to ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2018

Inn At Patrick Henry's
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HI Richmond - Hostel
2 out of 5
7 North Second Street, Richmond, VA
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4.7/5Exceptional! (246 reviews)

"The gentleman who finished checking me in was fine, but I did not appreciate the female who initiated my check in. It seems as if every time I go there I am told something different by the staff about the ID requirements to check in. It is bad enough that driver's licenses are not accepted the second ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

HI Richmond - Hostel
A Warm and Cozy 50' Houseboat in Gated, Quaint and Peaceful Marina Near the City
The price is $110 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.7/5Exceptional! (117 reviews)
Magical idyllic spot on a river full of history

"Our stay was perfect. Staying on the boat was comfortable, inviting and an adventure of the kind everyone should have! Full of unique nautical mementos and thoughtful touches, the boat is both charming and functional. Our host Capt. Ron (the last captain of a wooden tug boat on the James and so much ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2020

A Warm and Cozy 50' Houseboat in Gated, Quaint and Peaceful Marina Near the City
Residence Inn by Marriott Richmond Downtown
3 out of 5
14 South 14th Street, Richmond, VA
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The price is $111 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
4.5/5Wonderful! (121 reviews)

"Was a nice stay. We felt very safe during Covid times."…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Richmond Downtown
Quirk Hotel Richmond
4 out of 5
201 W Broad St, Richmond, VA
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The price is $151 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.5/5Wonderful! (595 reviews)

"Loved the staff! Beautiful place!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Quirk Hotel Richmond
The Commonwealth
4 out of 5
901 Bank St, Richmond, VA
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The price is $116 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.5/5Wonderful! (677 reviews)

"Fantastic location and staff! Room was perfect for three adults."…"

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2020

The Commonwealth
Courtyard by Marriott Richmond Downtown
3 out of 5
1320 East Cary Street, Richmond, VA
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The price is $103 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
4.4/5Wonderful! (341 reviews)

"The staff was very friendly and helpful. The hotel was very clean and modern."…"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Richmond Downtown
The Berkeley Hotel
4 out of 5
1200 E Cary St, Richmond, VA
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The price is $97 per night from Dec 10 to Dec 11
4.4/5Wonderful! (990 reviews)

"The property was great. What a shame that we paid full price for a hotel with absolutely zero amenities. We have a hard time understanding why bars and restaurants right next door and in the neighborhood have made COVID arrangements, but a 4 star hotel cannot even have one person on staff. -Paid ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

The Berkeley Hotel
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Richmond Ashland
2.5 out of 5
11625 Lakeridge Parkway, Ashland, VA
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The price is $71 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.4/5Excellent! (265 reviews)

"Great place to stay to break up our long drive. Very clean, nice place in good location. I very much recommend."…"

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Richmond Ashland
Linden Row Inn
3 out of 5
100 E Franklin St, Richmond, VA
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The price is $101 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.3/5Excellent! (984 reviews)
Great Choice!

"Nice big room, well appointed and comfortable. SUPER friendly and helpful staff. The ONLY con is parking."…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Linden Row Inn
Hilton Richmond Downtown
4 out of 5
501 E Broad St, Richmond, VA
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The price is $127 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.3/5Excellent! (993 reviews)

"loved it VERY clean staff was very nice as well will be back soon"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Hilton Richmond Downtown
Hampton Inn Petersburg-Southpark Mall
2.5 out of 5
403 E Roslyn Rd, Colonial Heights, VA
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The price is $89 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.3/5Excellent! (332 reviews)

"Stayed here for 2 nights. Room was clean and staff was nice. Would stay here again"…"

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2020

Hampton Inn Petersburg-Southpark Mall
Hampton Inn Petersburg-Ft. Lee
2.5 out of 5
11909 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA
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The price is $84 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
4.2/5Excellent! (589 reviews)
2020 Myrtle Beach trip

"Hotel was immaculate. Staff was super courteous. Conveniently located off I-95. Helpful as it was a stopping point on our trip south. May stay there again on way back."…"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2020

Hampton Inn Petersburg-Ft. Lee
Omni Richmond Hotel
4 out of 5
100 S 12th St, Richmond, VA
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The price is $118 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.2/5Excellent! (981 reviews)

"Loved the bed. Room was spacious and close to where were were going."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

Omni Richmond Hotel
Best Western Plus Governor's Inn
2.5 out of 5
9826 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA
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The price is $79 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
4.2/5Very Good! (804 reviews)

"Clean room, comfy bed, friendly staff. They could use a bit of updating and new curtains."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Best Western Plus Governor's Inn
Holiday Inn Express Petersburg
2.5 out of 5
11979 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA
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The price is $87 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
4.1/5Very Good! (991 reviews)

"Everyone was so friendly and professional.Would definitely stay again"…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Petersburg
Holiday Inn Express Richmond Downtown
3 out of 5
201 E Cary St, Richmond, VA
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The price is $87 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.9/5Good! (796 reviews)

"The room was clean and comfortable. Parking was free but be aware of the height requirements. Checking in was not a pleasant experience but other staff made up for it."…"

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Richmond Downtown
Quality Inn Central
3 out of 5
3207 N Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond, VA
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2.9/5 (996 reviews)

"Was a very nice room when I entered. I had problems staff was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Quality Inn Central
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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in Richmond

Visiting new cities can be more than just putting a pin in a place on your map, it can also be about taking in the culture and history of an area. A fantastic way to get a feel for the culture of a region is to learn about its past. Exploring the area's museums or landmarks is a great start, but a stay in a Richmond historic hotel can carry you back to the past. Get ready to pack your duffel (and no need for the time machine) as your Richmond historic hotel awaits.

If These Walls Could Talk

Many of the historic accommodations in Richmond transport you to a bygone period as soon as you pass through the front door. With classic charm and fascinating back stories, you'll that these hotels stand apart from your usual hotels. Thankfully, you won't have to live totally in the past. While these lodgings are historic, they have many up-to-date conveniences to help you wind down on your holiday. You'll notice rooms furnished with a cozy bed and just about anything else you'll want for a wonderful visit.

After you've checked-in and had a look around the hotel property, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich region by visiting the art museums and famous landmarks. While you are exploring the area, be sure to make a stop at Edmund Ruffin Plantation, which is a noteworthy Richmond historical landmark. Undoubtedly, all this hopping through history is going to stimulate your appetite. Be sure to speak with your hotels' front desk to suggest where the local spots to grab a drink or dinner in Richmond are. You can also check through the comments section and read the places other visitors to Richmond believe is worth going to.

Book Your Richmond Historic Hotel Today

If you are wishing to get the most from your Richmond visit, staying in a vintage hotel will elevate your experience in this historically-rich city. With Expedia having 432 of these one-of-a-kind accommodations to decide from. Rates on these Richmond historic hotels range from $71 to $245. You're certain to find at a great rate. But, like the historical locations you're exploring, these rates won't last indefinitely. Book soon to get your room in one of these unique properties.

Frequently asked questions

What can a history buff expect from a stay in Richmond?
Tourists love the fascinating history they find on a trip to Richmond. And while you’re here, you can check out the great live music and picturesque gardens. You can also take some time enjoying the scenic riverfront.
What's the best hotel in Richmond to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Linden Row Inn is a top 3-star historic hotel bookable on Expedia and it offers a restaurant. Shockoe Slip is a short 16-minute walk away. A couple of other options near historic sites include The Jefferson Hotel and Quality Inn Central.
How many historical hotels are located in Richmond?
In Richmond, there are 433 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 175 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights to visit in Richmond?
Richmond is notable for landmarks like Shockoe Slip, John Marshall House, and Canal Walk. Known for its live music scene, cultural venues include The National, Altria Theater, and Science Museum of Virginia. Other popular sights include Broad Street and Short Pump Town Center.
What is a historic hotel like in Richmond?
Guests who book a historic hotel can enjoy a vacation someplace that has an official historic designation. A castle, stately home, palace or even a pub, lodge, old police station, or skyscraper can be transformed into a historic hotel as long as it has special significance. Traditional architecture and period features are often found in the communal spaces and guestrooms of these historic hotels in Richmond, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and building of historic hotels are generally the most important aspect. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value as well as how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Richmond have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, while interiors have safety features and modern conveniences. Guests can expect the amenities from a contemporary hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, WiFi, and more. In Richmond, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s rundown.

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