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The Commonwealth
4 out of 5
0.3 mi from Virginia Commonwealth University
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The price is $139 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (652 reviews)

"Staff was extremely helpful and friendly......and the location in downtown Richmond was great....close to restaurants and microbreweries!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

The Commonwealth
Omni Richmond Hotel
4 out of 5
0.3 mi from Virginia Commonwealth University
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The price is $127 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (980 reviews)

"This place was very very clean, accommodating, staff was nice and they practiced social distancing, and the location was awesome!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Omni Richmond Hotel
Residence Inn by Marriott Richmond Downtown
3 out of 5
0.3 mi from Virginia Commonwealth University
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The price is $154 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (116 reviews)

"This was a pleasant surprise. The room was huge and the pull out sofa was comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Richmond Downtown
The Berkeley Hotel
4 out of 5
0.3 mi from Virginia Commonwealth University
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The price is $126 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (986 reviews)

"Front desk staff is amazing! Very personable and helpful. The room was great. The only drawback was the street noise."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

The Berkeley Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott Richmond Downtown
3 out of 5
0.3 mi from Virginia Commonwealth University
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The price is $123 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (323 reviews)

"It was nice .. Nice area room and service if I needed it."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Richmond Downtown
Homewood Suites by Hilton Richmond - Downtown
3 out of 5
0.4 mi from Virginia Commonwealth University
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The price is $135 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (208 reviews)

"I didn’t like the customer service when checking in and no house keeping while there. Everything I loved."…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Richmond - Downtown
Upscale Dwntwn Aptfast Wifi43tv Free
0.2 mi from Virginia Commonwealth University
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Upscale Dwntwn Aptfast Wifi43tv Free
Hampton Inn & Suites Richmond - Downtown
2.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from Virginia Commonwealth University
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The price is $110 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (371 reviews)

"It was quiet due to coronavirus, hotel was helpful with information."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Richmond - Downtown
Hilton Richmond Downtown
4 out of 5
0.5 mi from Virginia Commonwealth University
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The price is $144 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (992 reviews)

"Very nice and we'll kept up. We stayed 1 night in D.C. and they waived the valet fee for that night with no hassel"…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Hilton Richmond Downtown
Richmond Marriott
3.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from Virginia Commonwealth University
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The price is $131 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (713 reviews)

"Nice hotel in downtown area. Quiet, clean and convenient to National Theatre."…"

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2020

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Virginia Commonwealth University is located in a historic area of Richmond known for its beautiful river views and biking. The neighborhood is home to 24 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that works for your stay.

Staying Near Virginia Commonwealth University

You can choose from 25 hotels and accommodations within a mile of Virginia Commonwealth University, including these picks:

  • The Commonwealth: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a 24-hour fitness center, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and bar.
  • Omni Richmond Hotel: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a health club. Our customers like its pool and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Graduate Richmond: This 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its bar and central location.

Things to See and Do Near Virginia Commonwealth University

While you're in town visiting Virginia Commonwealth University, you can discover the sights and attractions within just a few miles of the area.

Science Museum of Virginia, Children's Museum of Richmond, and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts feature captivating exhibits. While you're exploring, swing by Shockoe Slip, Monumental Church, and Virginia Governor's Mansion to learn a bit about the area. You can catch a show at The National, Altria Theater, and Richmond CenterStage.

Broad Street and Richmond Coliseum are some sights worth a visit in the area. You might also stop by Carytown, located 3 mi (4.9 km) from Virginia Commonwealth University, or Richmond International Raceway which is 4.2 mi (6.7 km) away.

Traveling around Virginia Commonwealth University

If you're hopping a train into the city, Richmond Main Street Station is the closest station to Downtown Richmond. There may not be many public transit options close to Virginia Commonwealth University so consider renting a car to see more of the area.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Virginia Commonwealth University?
Virginia Commonwealth University is located in a historic area of Richmond known for its beautiful river views and biking. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 82 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay close to Virginia Commonwealth University?
Adjacent to Virginia Commonwealth University, Omni Richmond Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. Other good choices close by include Courtyard by Marriott Richmond Downtown and Graduate Richmond.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Virginia Commonwealth University, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best deals available near Virginia Commonwealth University.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Virginia Commonwealth University?
For additional details about changing or cancelling your stay near Virginia Commonwealth University, head over to our customer service page.
What can I see and do near Virginia Commonwealth University?
Study the collections at Science Museum of Virginia, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, or Edgar Allan Poe Museum. While you’re exploring, swing by Shockoe Slip, John Marshall House, and Canal Walk to learn a bit about the area. You can catch a show at The National, Altria Theater, and Byrd Theater.
How can I get to Virginia Commonwealth University?
If you’re taking a train to the area, Richmond Main Street Station is the closest stop to Downtown Richmond. There may not be many public transit options to choose from close to Virginia Commonwealth University so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

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