The Berkeley Hotel

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Frette Italian sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe
Frette Italian sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe
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Frette Italian sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe

Overview of The Berkeley Hotel

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The Berkeley Hotel

4.0 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

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 sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
1200 E Cary St, Richmond, VA, 23219

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBroad Street6 min walk
  • Popular LocationVirginia State Capitol7 min walk
  • Popular LocationVirginia Commonwealth University17 min walk
  • AirportRichmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.)13 min drive

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About this area

Richmond

The Berkeley Hotel is located in Downtown Richmond, a neighbourhood in Richmond, and is in the city centre and near a train station. The National and Altria Theater are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Broad Street and Carytown. Science Museum of Virginia and Children's Museum of Richmond are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Shockoe Slip - 1 min walk
  • Virginia Governor's Mansion - 6 min walk
  • Broad Street - 6 min walk
  • Virginia State Capitol - 7 min walk
  • Virginia Commonwealth University - 17 min walk

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • Siné Irish Pub & Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • Morton's The Steakhouse - 3 min walk
  • The Hard Shell - 4 min walk
  • Southern Railway Taphouse - 4 min walk
  • Capital Ale House - 7 min walk

About this property

The Berkeley Hotel

Romantic Richmond hotel in Downtown Richmond, walk to Broad Street
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business centre, valet parking and a business centre. All 55 rooms offer comforts such as pillowtop beds and Frette Italian sheets, plus in-room free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include room service, hydromassage showerheads and coffee makers.
The Berkeley Hotel offers 55 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Pillowtop beds feature Frette Italian sheets and premium bedding. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a hydromassage showerhead, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

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 or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking on site (USD 25.00 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Access to nearby health club
  • Fitness centre

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference space (3650 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Couples dining
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Shampoo
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Recycling
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - 3 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
The following facilities are closed on Friday and Saturday:
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per stay
Dogs welcome
2 per room (up to 35 lbs/16 kg)
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Valet parking fee: USD 25.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.0 per night

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

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host
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 and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

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
Parking height restrictions apply
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Berkeley Hotel
Berkeley Hotel Richmond
Berkeley Richmond
Hotel Berkeley
The Berkeley Hotel Hotel
The Berkeley Hotel Richmond
The Berkeley Hotel Hotel Richmond

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 541 out of 961 reviews
5 - Excellent 56%
Rating 4 - Good. 267 out of 961 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 93 out of 961 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 39 out of 961 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 21 out of 961 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
We only stayed one night The facilities and room are clean and as expected. The restraunt bar (Tobacco Co.) directly across the street was a plesant surpise with excellent food and entertainment. Get a reservation.We will go back to both on our next trip through Richmond.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful room! Wish the bar was open.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Bedroom decor needs updating. The Lighting especially. However it is a charming hotel with a wonderful staff.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Property is attractive both inside and out. But no restaurant or bar because of COVD or staffing problems I assume. Gym was not open either. Room was well-appointed, spacious and clean. Bathroom was large. No complaints there.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful hotel. Couldn't enjoy it to the fullest due to covid. The staff made it so much more remarkable because of their dedication and camaraderie!
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022