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Located across from the Virginia State Capitol, this Richmond hotel features art, photography, furniture, accents and décor that create a Richmond experience. The Commonwealth offers accommodations with flat-screen cable TVs, sofa beds and complimentary WiFi. Suites include microwaves and refrigerators with freezers. They are also furnished with Keurig® coffeemakers, laptop size safes, Bluetooth radio alarm clocks and desks. While staying at The Commonwealth, guests can enjoy the fitness centre located on the Lobby Level of the hotel. Due to staffing challenges, our restaurant hours currently vary, with it open select days for breakfast and dinner. Additional hotel facilities include a business centre and meeting rooms. The Commonwealth is a pet friendly hotel. A non-refundable pet fee of $100.00+tax per stay applies. The Museum of the Confederacy and John Marshall House Museum are within walking distance from The Commonwealth. The hotel is 9 miles from Richmond International Airport.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Private parking available


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Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 large double bed
2 large double beds
Bedroom :
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
2 large double beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
2 large double beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
2 double beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.2
Facilities
8.5
Cleanliness
8.9
Comfort
8.9
Value for money
8.1
Location
9.0
Free WiFi
8.6
High score for Richmond
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Daniel
    Luxembourg Luxembourg
    Very big, clean, nice living room Very big bedroom with comfortable beds Great shower Valet parking for 33 dollars was fair Good location
  • Timothy
    Germany Germany
    Great location, adorable little pocket hotel with themed rooms, of a sort. Mine was a spacious suite with a well appointed bath
  • Bernhard
    Austria Austria
    One room was great for 4 (2 kids), had a real good night at a fantastic location directly opposite Virginia Capitol.

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • Rueger's
    • Cuisine
      American
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Modern

Facilities of The Commonwealth
Great facilities! Review score, 8.5

Most popular facilities
  • Private parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs US$33 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Laptop safe
  • Carpeted
  • Lift
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Wellness
  • Fitness
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • English

Property practice

This property has told us they implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

House rules
The Commonwealth takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in
From 15:00
Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in
Check-out
Until 12:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required option.
Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 6 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 21
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Cards accepted at this hotel
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The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about The Commonwealth

  • The prices at The Commonwealth may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at The Commonwealth is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • The Commonwealth offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre
    • Fitness
    • Happy hour

  • The Commonwealth is 150 yards from the centre of Richmond. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at The Commonwealth include:

    • Studio
    • Quadruple
    • Suite

  • The Commonwealth has 1 restaurant:

    • Rueger's