The Commonwealth

The Commonwealth

901 Bank Street, Richmond, VA 23219, United States
+1 804 343 7300
R2 548

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based on 373 reviews

The Commonwealth
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About The Commonwealth

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

There are many historical places that tourists love to see. One of these places is Richmond, Virginia. Known for the Civil war history and the influence of Edgar Allan Poe, this city is rich in culture and urban legends too. When tourists are looking for a historic place to stay, the Commonwealth is a hotel that has been around in Richmond for 100 years. It is a luxury hotel that gives guests what they need. There are suites and studios available.

The rooms here are exceptional, and when guests check in, they will see their name tattooed on the front door, there are handcrafted furnishings in each room, bedding is by Simmons Beautyrest, and each room has a flat- screen television. Rooms also feature WiFi, clock radio with Bluetooth, mini-fridge, microwave, in-room safe, USB charging ports, coffee maker, and marble and granite baths. The rooms here are luxurious, and guests will fall in love with their appeal. There is on-site dining as well at Reuger’s.

With all of the history that is in Richmond, there is a lot to see. Hollywood Cemetery has the gravesites of many presidents and famous historians, St. John’s Church is where the famous “give me liberty or give me death” speech was made, and Elizabeth Poe is said to be buried here. The Edgar Allan Poe Museum is downtown, along with the American Civil War Museum, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and Riverside Outfitters. Guests of this historic city will find a grand suspension bridge to tour as well.

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Amenities at The Commonwealth

  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Valet parking
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Safe

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Roll-in shower
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • Adapted bath
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by lift


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Bottle of water


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smartphone dock
  • TV


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking
  • Valet parking


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Family friendly

  • Kids meals


  • Fitness centre


  • Sauna

Reviews of The Commonwealth

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10,0 Excellent
Pros:Service was excellent and staff was friendly!
Cons:Phone wasn’t working
10,0 Excellent
Pros:Everything except there no being robes.
Cons:No robes.


901 Bank Street, Richmond, VA 23219

What's nearby

  • Virginia State Capitol194 m
  • Richmond Old City Hall287 m
  • John Marshall House0.4 km
  • Museum of the Confederacy0.6 km
  • American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar0.9 km
  • Edgar Allan Poe-Museum1.1 km
  • Virginia Holocaust Museum1.2 km
  • St. John's Episcopal Church1.6 km
  • Hollywood Cemetery1.7 km
  • Maymont Park3.5 km
  • Jefferson Davis Monument3.6 km
  • Science Museum of Virginia3.6 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 12:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at The Commonwealth

  • The Commonwealth is located at 901 Bank Street, 0,4 km from the centre of Richmond. Virginia State Capitol is the closest landmark to The Commonwealth.

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

  • Yes, The Commonwealth offers free Wi-Fi.

  • The Commonwealth is 10,9 km from Richmond Byrd Intl. The Commonwealth is 94,8 km from Newport News Intl.

  • Yes, The Commonwealth is a pet-friendly hotel.

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Commonwealth in Richmond and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Commonwealth and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Commonwealth.

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Distance to city centre

0,4 km

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Nearest airport

Richmond Byrd Intl

Distance to airport

10,9 km