Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown Hotel

555 East Canal Street, Richmond, United States, 23219  show map
 4 stars
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Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Overview

Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown is a 4-star venue set just 2.9 km from Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Tredegar Iron Works and Maymont. Renovated in 2012, the superior hotel has welcomed guests since 1997.

The hotel is perfectly located in the financial district, close to colleges and museums. The distance between Richmond city center and the property is 2 km.

Guests will find banks and convention centers in the neighborhood.

The hotel's perfect location offers to get to Richmond International airport in 15 minutes by car.

Rooms

There are 298 spacious rooms appointed with climate control, satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, a private safe and music system. Guests will appreciate a beautiful view over the canal. They provide bathrooms with a roll in shower, towels and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Every day a delicious hot buffet breakfast is served. A broad variety of American dishes is served at the lounge restaurant. Guests can savor beers, tea and wines in the café bar.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Business facilities at Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown include a meeting room, a business center and a copy machine.

Relax

The hotel spoils guests with a Jacuzzi and a sauna along with such activities as rafting, mountain biking and lawn tennis. There are a gym and fitness center provided at Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible on site.

The hotel personnel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Hungarian, Korean.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   16.  Number of rooms:   298.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna

Room view

  • River view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave
  • Microwave on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • HBO available
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  1 am

Check-Out

  • until  1 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

555 East Canal Street, Richmond, United States, 23219

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City Center
  • Richmond
    1.2 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Capital Ale House (cuisine: American)
    900 ft
  • Cafe Ole (cuisine: Mexican)
    1000 ft
Parks
  • Capitol Square Park
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  1 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  1 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    16
  • Number of rooms:
    298

Rooms and availability

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown Hotel Richmond location
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        Hotel Address:

        555 East Canal Street, Richmond, United States, 23219

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Richmond
          1.2 mi
        Airports
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Capital Ale House (cuisine: American)
          900 ft
        • Cafe Ole (cuisine: Mexican)
          1000 ft
        Parks
        • Capitol Square Park
          2000 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  1 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  1 am
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of floors:
          16
        • Number of rooms:
          298

        Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        Convention centers

        Sport related

        Amusement

        • Laser Quest - 4300 ft

        Museums

        • Money Museum - 400 ft
        • The Federal Reserve Money Museum - 400 ft
        • Virginia Center-Architecture - 700 ft
        • Young Audience of Virginia - 2000 ft
        • John Marshall House Museum - 2300 ft
        • New Virginia Review - 2300 ft
        • Elegba Folklore Society - 2300 ft
        • Downtown Presents - 2300 ft
        • Richmond Symphony - 3000 ft
        • Virginia Fire and Police Museum - 3300 ft
        • Museum of Confederacy - 3300 ft
        • Black History Museum Cultural - 4000 ft
        • Old Dominion Railway Museum - 4300 ft
        • Edgar Allan Poe Museum - 4600 ft

        Parks

        • State Parks Div - 2300 ft

        Universities, Institutes

        • Virginia Commonwealth Univ - 3300 ft
        • Virginia Biotechnology Rsrch - 3300 ft
        • VA Commonwealth Univ Career - 4600 ft
        • VA Commonwealth University - 4600 ft

        Medical care and Hospitals

        Local Attractions

        • Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts - 1.1 mi
          1000 W. Broad St., Richmond
        • Tredegar Iron Works - 1.8 mi
          3215 E. Broad St., Richmond
        • Maymont - 2.0 mi
          1700 Hampton St, Richmond
        • Beth Ahabah Museum and Archive - 1.2 mi
          1109 West Franklin St, Richmond
        • Richmond National Battlefield Park - 1.8 mi
          3215 E. Broad St., Richmond

        Near the hotelNear the hotel

        • Federal Reserve Bank Money Museum - 700 ft
          701 East Byrd St, Richmond
        • American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar - 1700 ft
          490 Tredegar St, Richmond
        • Capitol Square Park - 2000 ft
          9th & Grace Streets, Richmond
        • City Hall Observation Deck - 2300 ft
          901 East Broad St, Richmond
        • Virginia Capitol Building - 1800 ft
          9th & Grace Sts, Richmond
        • St. Paul's Episcopal Church - 1900 ft
          815 E Grace St, Richmond
        • Library of Virginia - 2200 ft
          800 East Broad St, Richmond

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Capital Ale House - 900 ft

          Address: 623 E Main St
          Phone: (804) 643-2537

          52% likes this, based on 228 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: USD 12 - USD 22

        • Cafe Rustica - 1000 ft

          Address: 414 E Main St
          Phone: 804-225-8811

          76% likes this, based on 33 reviews
          Cuisine: European, Wine Bar, Spanish, German
          Price Range: USD 9 - USD 20

        • 3rd Street Diner - 1300 ft

          Address: 218 E Main St
          Phone: (804) 788-4750

          62% likes this, based on 72 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: USD 1 - USD 20

        • Cafe Ole - 1000 ft

          Address: 2 N 6th St
          Phone: 804-225-8226

          75% likes this, based on 49 reviews
          Cuisine: Mexican

        • Penny Lane Pub & Restaurant - 1300 ft

          Address: 421 E Franklin St
          Phone: 804-780-1682

          72% likes this, based on 96 reviews
          Cuisine: Pub

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  1 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  1 am
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of floors:
          16
        • Number of rooms:
          298
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        Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown

        Individual guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          5.0

          Asked the person at the front desk if they gave me the triple A rate she said no. Gave me a free breakfast that I already paid for on line. Room had spider wed's in the window, also found ants in the bathroom. 1st time staying at a Crown Plaza, don't think I would stay again.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Convenient location within walking distance of major attractions and restaurants.

          It is complicated to reach by car if you are not familiar with Richmond's road system.

        • Group of friends
          9.2

          This hotel was in a great location for my visit! Whenever we needed more towels the staff was really friendly about getting them to us.

          Check out staff was not as friendly and we had to pay for parking....

        • Older travelers
          5.0

          Checked in to find my room not yet visited by Housekeeping from previous occupant

        • Couple
          9.2

          i liked the view out the window and the shower

        • Family with children
          10.0

          Friendly staff, comfortable rooms, breakfast was great!

        • Couple
          9.2

          The location was great. We wanted to be able to walk to restaurants for dinner and the bars at night. We also wanted to have a view of the James river. The room was very neat and the beds super comfortable. I had read reviews complaining about thin walls, but I did not experience this. We had neighbors but only knew it after seeing them enter their room. Our room was very quiet and I felt as though we were the only ones on the floor. There are so many great restaurants within walking distance and we were not disappointed with any. The staff was super friendly and accommodating. Kenya was there 2 of the 3 days and she was very helpful. I also enjoyed the proximity to Maymont park. We went to lunch at Sullivan's and then took a stroll through the park. The weather was perfect and the park was beautiful. I intend on revisiting this beautiful city.

          I had read in past reviews that the spa was non functioning and that a manager had commented saying it would be fixed but it wasn't during our stay months later. I have a hunch it may have been ignored. The pool was on par, but it would have been nice to have used the spa. Additionally, on the day we were to check out, we were awoken to the knocking of a cleaning lady. This happened two more times before we checked out at 1030. I felt rushed to leave and wish the cleaning staff had waited until 12 to start the cleaning of our room since checkout wasn't supposed to be until noon.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          The confort of the room and spa. The location downtown. Quietness

          The food served at the cafeteria

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          We stayed at the Crowne Plaza to break a long driving trip from Charleston, sc to Philadelphia. It is about 6 hours from Charleston leaving only 4 hours more to Philadelphia. We have stayed at other hotels in Richmond in other years. We liked the hotel very much, particularly Ed the van driver who took us to a re3stuarant of our choice. We also liked the breakfast very much as well as the free overnight parking which was very important to us with a fully loaded car.

          We were unable to adjust the heat to make it lower and it was at 74 while we prefer sleeping the high 50's or low 60's

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown Hotel Richmond location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        555 East Canal Street, Richmond, United States, 23219

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Richmond
          1.2 mi
        Airports
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Capital Ale House (cuisine: American)
          900 ft
        • Cafe Ole (cuisine: Mexican)
          1000 ft
        Parks
        • Capitol Square Park
          2000 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  1 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  1 am
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of floors:
          16
        • Number of rooms:
          298