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50-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, iPod dock, MP3 dock
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk
50-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, iPod dock, MP3 dock
Fridge, microwave, coffee/tea maker

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationVirginia State Capitol3 min walk
    Popular LocationVirginia Governor's Mansion6 min walk
    Popular LocationVirginia Commonwealth University6 min walk
    AirportRichmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.)13 min drive

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  • Studio, 2 Queen Beds (Cozy)

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 205 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsStudio, 2 Queen Beds (Cozy)
  • Suite, Multiple Beds, Accessible (Roomy)

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 495 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Double Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, Multiple Beds, Accessible (Roomy)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible (Roomy)

    Room amenities

    • 495 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible (Roomy)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible, Kitchenette (Homey)

    Room amenities

    • 495 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible, Kitchenette (Homey)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed (Roomy)

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 495 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed (Roomy)
  • Studio, 1 King Bed (Cozy)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 205 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsStudio, 1 King Bed (Cozy)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Kitchenette (Homey)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 495 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Kitchenette (Homey)
  • Suite, Multiple Beds (Roomy)

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 495 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, Multiple Beds (Roomy)
  • Suite, Multiple Beds, Kitchenette (Homey)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 495 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, Multiple Beds, Kitchenette (Homey)
  • Studio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed (Comfy)

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsStudio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed (Comfy)
  • Studio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible (Comfy)

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsStudio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible (Comfy)

About this area

Richmond

Located in Richmond, The Commonwealth is in the city center. The National and Altria Theater are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include Science Museum of Virginia and Children's Museum of Richmond. Putt-Putt Fun Center and Lavender Fields Herb Farm are also worth visiting. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Virginia State Capitol - 3 min walk
  • Shockoe Slip - 4 min walk
  • Virginia Governor's Mansion - 6 min walk
  • Virginia Commonwealth University - 6 min walk
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Richmond Main Street Station - 8 min walk
  • AirportRichmond Intl. Airport (RIC) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Rueger's — 1 min walk
  • Potbelly — 3 min walk
  • Capital Ale House — 4 min walk
  • JoJo's Pizza — 5 min walk
  • Cafe Ole — 5 min walk

About this property

The Commonwealth

4-star Richmond hotel in Downtown Richmond, walk to Broad Street
A restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, valet parking, and conference space. All 59 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Other amenities available to guests include iPod docks, refrigerators, and microwaves.
The Commonwealth offers 59 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and MP3 docking stations. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 50-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

This Richmond hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include safes and complimentary bottled water.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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/140°F or hotter
Follows industry sanitization guidelines 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 sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking: USD 28.00 per night

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

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

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Linens
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 50-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • iPod dock
  • MP3 dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 1 AM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100.00 per pet, per stay
Dogs only
1 per room
Food and water bowls are available
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Valet parking fee: USD 28.00 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 100.00 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is 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

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Commonwealth and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Commonwealth offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Commonwealth cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Commonwealth?
As of Nov 25, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Commonwealth on Nov 26, 2020 start from $116, excluding 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.
Is The Commonwealth pet-friendly?
Yes, The Commonwealth allows dogs (limit 1 per room). There's a fee of USD 100.00 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at The Commonwealth?
Valet parking is available for USD 28.00 per night.
What time is check-in at The Commonwealth?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 1 AM.
What time is check-out at The Commonwealth?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is The Commonwealth located?
Located in Downtown Richmond, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Central Business District, Broad Street, and Shockoe Slip. The National and Virginia Commonwealth University are also within 10 minutes. Richmond Main Street Station is 8 minutes by foot.
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4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Fantastic location and staff! Room was perfect for three adults.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Quick check in and clean property across from state capital. Easy access to all of central Richmond.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

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Sad face IconDisliked: Amenities
Great location. No breakfast or shuttle. Wifi didn’t work. Room was huge and nice but very dark with terrible views of interior mechanical stuff.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
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Absolutely fantastic! The staff was amazing and so friendly. We even got an upgrade to a suite which after a long day of flights was great.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
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The staff couldn't have been more helpful or friendly! And the bed was the most comfortable I've ever slept on! Great stay!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

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