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Holiday Inn Express Downtown Richmond

This is a 2 star hotel in Richmond
201 East Cary Street, Richmond, VA, U.S.A.
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Within walking distance of downtown attractions, free breakfast & Wi-Fi
  • Free Wi-Fi and free breakfast
  • Many guests found their rooms to be clean and comfortable
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Many reviewers found the location convenient for exploring the downtown area on foot
  • Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • Several reviewers found their beds comfortable
  • No on-site restaurant
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Editor's Analysis

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Updated on Aug 1, 2013
This property is situated in downtown Richmond, within a 5-minute drive of Interstate 95. Offering same-day dry cleaning and free Wi-Fi, and located about a 10-minute walk of the Greater Richmond Convention Center, this property is well suited for business travellers.
Both smoking and non-smoking accommodations are available. All 120 rooms and suites include free Wi-Fi, a TV with pay-per-view movies, a work desk, free local calls, a coffeemaker, a microwave, a mini-fridge, a hair dryer, an iron and ironing board and individual climate control. Rooms are furnished with two double beds or one king bed.

Suites provide more spacious accommodations and also include a jetted tub. Suites are furnished with one king bed and a sofabed.

Self-parking is available on site for an additional fee of $10 per night. Pets are not permitted.

A free breakfast is served daily from 6:30 am to 9:30 am. This hotel does not have an on-site restaurant, however, there are a couple of restaurants located within a 5-minute walk of this hotel. 

Other on-site amenities include a fitness centre, a business centre, same-day dry cleaning service, an ice machine and safe deposit boxes at the front desk.

Office buildings, including the Wells Fargo building, are located within a 5-minute walk, while the Virginia Biotechnology Research Park is 6 minutes away by car.

The Virginia Capitol Building and Landmark Theater are both within a 15-minute walk, while the Museum & White House of the Confederacy is 6 minutes away by car. The Children's Museum and Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens are both within a 15-minute drive, while Richmond International Airport (RIC) is about 20 minutes away by car. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on July 31, 2013: The free breakfast hours.
The Good
Many guests described pleasant stays at this property, among the reviews sourced for this editorial.

Many guests described their rooms as clean and comfortable, while several reviewers added that their rooms were quiet. Several guests found the beds to be comfortable.

Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing downtown restaurants and attractions on foot.

The staff were frequently complimented for their helpful, professional and friendly service.

Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable and that the hotel offered good value for the money they spent.

Several reviewers praised the food, coffee and cinnamon rolls at the free breakfast. However, a few guests thought that the breakfast could have been better (see below for more details).

The Bad
There were very few concerns found for this hotel, among the reviews used for this analysis. However, as mentioned above, a few guests thought that the variety and selection at the free breakfast could have been better. gave this hotel an average score of 3.9 out of 5, with 88% of 143 guests recommending the property. ranked this hotel #39 out of 86 hotels in Richmond, with an average score of 3.5 out of 5, from 97 reviews.

The author called the hotel on July 31, 2013 to verify some information.

Guest Reviews

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132.55 USD - 0.00 USD Holiday Inn Express Downtown Richmond
Out of 113 hotels
Guest Rating Explained
Rating: 6.5 / 10

No. of guest ratings: 5
No. of guest comments: 5
Guest Recommended: Yes
Popularity Ranking Explained

Rating: #27 out of 113 hotels in Richmond ranked by guests.
Guest Recommendations
Dhiya from Al-najaf, VA US rated Holiday Inn Express Downtown Richmond 10 out of 10 on January 07, 2015
"Hotel was not clean and had a surprise $10.00 parking fee that was not informed about before hand."
Verified Guest from Crescent, VA US rated Holiday Inn Express Downtown Richmond 3 out of 10 on November 05, 2010
Dina from Exton, PA US rated Holiday Inn Express Downtown Richmond 9 out of 10 on September 24, 2010
Giulia from Sweet Briar, VA US rated Holiday Inn Express Downtown Richmond 10 out of 10 on November 08, 2009
"The internet connection was there, but I was repeatedly kicked off after a while. I then had to disable and then enable the connection to get back on. It's a great location for downtown."
William from Watertown, NY US rated Holiday Inn Express Downtown Richmond 7 out of 10 on May 01, 2006


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Holiday Inn Express Downtown Richmond

  • Business Center
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Air Conditioned
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Refrigerator
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • In Room Movies
  • Bath / Hot Tub
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Photocopier
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • En suite
  • Private Bathroom
  • Private Toilet
  • Executive Floor
  • Vending Machines
  • Self Laundry

User Contributed Info

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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express in downtown Richmond, VA.Located in the heart of historic Richmond's River District, we offer corporate and leisure guests the best of the past and the future.

Business travelers can appreciate our convenient Richmond, VA accommodations. Our hotel, situated in the heart of downtown Richmond, is close to businesses such as Wells Fargo, theVirginia Biotechnology Research Park, Altria, Philip Morris, SunTrust Bank and Mead Westvaco, as well as other Fortune 500 companies. Virginia Commonwealth University is six blocks away. The Greater Richmond Convention Center is .4 miles.

Your family will love staying at our hotel in Richmond, VA, located on Cary Street, because we are close to the Virginia Capitol Building, the Children's Museum and the Museum & White House of the Confederacy. Other nearby sights include the Carpenter Center, the Landmark Theatre and VCU's Siegel Center. The Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens offers visitors natural Virginia beauty at its finest.

When you stay with us, you'll enjoy deluxe amenities including a 24-hour fitness center and a free Express Start breakfast. The free high-speed, wireless Internet access will keep you connected. The 24-hour business center has print, copy and fax services. Stay Smart in downtown Richmond and check out our great Richmond hotel deals and rates.

Accessibility Options Handicapped Parking | Wheelchair Accessible
Category Accommodation and Food Services
Fax 804-788-1661
Friday Closing Time 24:00
Friday Opening Time 00:00
General Amenities Safe-deposit box (front desk) | Breakfast Available | Fitness Room | Laundry Service | Dry Cleaning Service
General Property Info Elevator/Lift | 24 hr Service | Air Conditioned
Listing Type Place
Monday Closing Time 24:00
Monday Opening Time 00:00
Number of Floors 6
Number of Rooms 100
Parking Paid | Lot
Place Activities Sleeping / Lodging (hotel, chalet, B&B, cabin...)
Place Email
Place Status Open at this location
Postal Code 23219
Public Access Open to the General Public
Saturday Closing Time 24:00
Saturday Opening Time 00:00
Sunday Closing Time 24:00
Sunday Opening Time 00:00
Telephone 804-788-1600
Thursday Closing Time 24:00
Thursday Opening Time 00:00
Toll-free 800 315 2621
Tuesday Closing Time 24:00
Tuesday Opening Time 00:00
Wednesday Closing Time 24:00
Wednesday Opening Time 00:00
WiFi Free

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