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Graduate Richmond

301 West Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23220

+1 804 644 9871

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based on 975 reviews


Value for money

Set in Richmond, Graduate Richmond is within walking distance of Virginia Commonwealth University and offers a rooftop terrace, an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi. It is moments from The Commonwealth Club and is close to the area's well-known attractions and dining spots. A wide range of personalized services are available for guests of Graduate Richmond, like an express check-in and check-out feature, a 24-hour business centre and valet parking. Reception operates 24/7 and the friendly staff can recommend sights to visit and provide other tourist information. A free shuttle service is available to transport guests. Rooms at the hotel are stylish and offer cable/satellite channels, a flat-screen TV and ironing facilities. They have a private bathroom with a hair dryer. The hotel is located within a 10-minute walk of Landmark Theater Richmond Virginia and Cathedral of the Sacred Heart Richmond Virginia. Main Street Station Richmond is within a 30-minute walk.

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  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Valet parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Darts
  • Mini-golf
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Bridal suite
  • Telephone
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk

Media and entertainment

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


  • Rooftop pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool with a view

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking
  • Private parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Indoor play area


  • Iron and ironing board


  • Alarm clock


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Graduate Richmond

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301 West Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23220


Downtown Richmond1.0 mi
Short Pump Town Center12.1 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Brookfield - Graduate Hotel Richmond0.0 mi
Alero Mexican Rest0.1 mi
Common House - Richmond0.1 mi
Lemaire at The Jefferson Hotel0.1 mi

Traveler Reviews

GreatBased on 975 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "But otherwise, great staff!" (in 103 reviews)
  • "Wonderful staff, nice clean room." (in 99 reviews)
  • Great location and very friendly staff (in 55 reviews)
Cons -
  • Parking overnight is expensive. (in 37 reviews)
  • small bathroom poor water pressure (in 22 reviews)
  • The staff at the front desk was rude. (in 9 reviews)

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Info about your stay

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • In Richmond, 4 star hotels have average nightly rates of $259. Graduate Richmond is $101 cheaper than the city average at just $158/night.

  • Customers of Graduate Richmond are welcome to bring their dogs with them during their stay.

  • Yes, Graduate Richmond does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Richmond for those looking for something different.

  • Yes, Graduate Richmond has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • Graduate Richmond is just 0.5 mi away from Richmond city center. The closest landmark to the center of Richmond is Greater Richmond Convention Center, which is very accessible to Graduate Richmond guests.

  • If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Graduate Richmond, call +1 804 644 9871 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Yes, Graduate Richmond has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Graduate Richmond does have a gym on-site that is available to hotel guests. Some hotel gyms may not have 24-hour access, so it is best to ask a front desk clerk for fitness center hours.

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