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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Entering the Jefferson Hotel lobby is like stepping back into Southern History. When we arrived, the entrance was full of Southern Belles dressed to the nines in large hats and red shoes. The hotel beautifully balances the history of the area with gorgeously appointed modern rooms. The bathrooms are spacious and luxurious, there are Nespresso makers in each room, and... More 

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Leesburg, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The room is very nice. The bathroom is amazing. The grounds are very nice. Everyone...all the staff...is very nice. It's a fancy place. The restaurant is very good, and also very fancy. This hotel clearly caters to the local clientele as well as those of us staying there. The restaurant was busy, so a reservation is needed. Breakfast was very... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel (over 100 years old) is being meticulously restored. Even though the restoration is ongoing, our room and the registration lobby were completed. The detail was remarkable and craftsmanship was notable. Service was excellent and they include transportation to all venues nearby. I'm looking forward to returning when the restoration is complete.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This historic hotel exudes elegance. Emerging from your car in the circular driveway, you are immediately greeted with Southern hospitality that frames the entire experience. This is a luxury hotel so you can expect superlative service and these expectations are met throughout your stay, Afterall, this is why you are staying there and you pay for it- that said, it... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow and wow again. First impression of this hotel was wonderful and it didn't let us down in anyway. Real southern charm and hospitality so pleased we managed to book in here. Everyone went out of their way to make sure we had all we need. Could have stayed forever.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a shame the Bar Manager could not match the food to the level of the service. We visited to see the lovely staircase, as in Gone with the Wind, but unfortunately, the lobby was covered in scaffolding and the restaurant on top of the stairs was closed. However, as it was our Wedding Anniversary, we decided to eat in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Jefferson despite the website's warning that parts of the hotel were under renovation. I hesitated for a moment and am thrilled that we went. Beautiful hotel, with an accommodating, gracious staff. Everyone was focused on ensuring that every guest was taken care of. This even extended to the restaurant hostess who provided us with a map and... More 

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Herndon, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were aware of the renovations which really didn't hinder us (except the pool was closed). What a magnificent building. Here's a tip: go in one end and walk through, up the grand staircase (or down) and out the other door. You can experience it all without paying a dime! The rooms were top quality with absolutely nothing left out.... More 

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks to both Kyle & Chris at the front desk, we had a visit that exceeded our expectations & can't wait to come back. Great happy hour from 4-7 with $5.00 cocktails. Renovated rooms are very nice & loved having a Nespresso in the room.

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Thank you for your review and for recognizing Kyle and Chris for their great service. We look forward to your return! More 

Keswick, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family trip to Richmond for a wedding and stayed at the Jefferson. We needed two connecting rooms (for babysitting) and were given #507 with queen & crib and #505 with two queen beds. From the hallway, we thought something was wrong because the two doorways were so far apart. Nothing wrong, just very right! The rooms were beautiful and huge... More 

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Thank you! We are delighted that the new room configurations worked so well for you and your family. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Sunday Champagne Brunch at the Jefferson Hotel
Sunday Champagne Brunch at the Jefferson Hotel
Cuisines: American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Contemporary
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 1895, The Jefferson Hotel has been recognized for its genuinely friendly service, luxurious guestrooms, breathtaking architecture and elegant decor. Guests of The Jefferson enjoy two award-winning restaurants, 24-hour room service, a complimentary on-site health facility,indoor swimming pool, and complimentary wireless internet access and local calls. Located in the heart of downtown, all of the city's most popular destinations can be reached using the hotel's complimentary transportation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Jefferson Hotel

Address: 101 W Franklin St, Franklin & Adams Sts, Richmond, VA 23220-5028
Location: United States > Virginia > Richmond
Price Range: $333 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Jefferson Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 140
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Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Richmond
#1 Family Hotel in Richmond
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#4 Business Hotel in Richmond
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