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Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We had a fabulous stay. Pheylan was super helpful and had great recommendations. The housekeeping service is phenomenal and really added a special touch to our stay. The bathroom is beautiful, the new renovations were really worth it. Most comfortable bed ever. We didn't dine at the restaurants but had drinks at Lemaire which were excellent. This hotel is definitely...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wow. First visit. And we'll be back. I don't know where they find and/or train their staff, but they are exceptional. Without exception. For a hotel dating to 1895 it looks and feels like a hotel that opened last month. It appears that there are still ongoing renovations within the hotel that were totally unobtrusive. There are "wow" factors throughout...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We elected to center our trip to Virginia in Richmond. I knew the was a lot of history in Virginia. However, being out of the history classes for many years, I had not the history memory that we soon discovered. We stayed in the Jefferson Hotel for our 8 day history lessons. First, the Jefferson Hotel is one of the...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

A sparkling jewel impeccably restored and maintained. A luxurious stay for a weekend to see Richmond and eat at the hotel's fabulous restaurant, Lemaire. Make reservations well ahead for the restaurant and go with terrifically high expectations for it and the hotel, which both will surpass.

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JenniferCrispPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at The Jefferson Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and recommendation to others!

Potsdam, Germany
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

If you want to brunch in style - this is the place to go. Awesome food, awesome location and it feels like you are traveling back in time. It is an all you can eat brunch with a breakfast / lunch and dessert section. Not to forget the all you drink bubbly. Service good be a little more attentive -...

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JenniferCrispPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at The Jefferson Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of brunch. We do apologize that your plates were not cleared as would be our standard.

Kansas City, Kansas, USA
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Jefferson, a landmark hotel, was nice the last time I visited Richmond. It needed some 'refreshing.' Well, it got it. The room I had was enormous, beautifully appointed and comfortable. There were insufficient outlets previously, making it a challenge to get all of the electronic gear charged, but that's been solved. The fitness center was well appointed as well....

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JenniferCrispPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at The Jefferson Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your newly renovation room and we appreciate you sharing your feedback regarding the desk and pillows. We hope that you will return again soon.

Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed there after my son's wedding, it was absolutely perfect! The room was luxurious and impeccable decorated. I dream of returning. I have also dined at Lamaire and would give it an outstanding review! It is truly worth a visit. Go at Christmas....unbelievably gorgeous! It is truly worth a visit!

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JenniferCrispPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at The Jefferson Hotel, responded to this review

Congratulations to you and your family! We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We spent a weekend in Richmond and stayed at the Jefferson on the recommendation of a friend. Everything about the hotel was as promised: the room was beautiful, service was amazing, and the location is great. We were greeted on arrival by the valet. We wanted to self park, so he gave us suggestions as to where we could best...

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JenniferCrispPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at The Jefferson Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! We hope that you will visit again soon.

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Jefferson is a Classic in everything. How good to see this, nowadays, plenty of “Design Hotels” and other adjectives which, in most cases, are used to hide the simple fact that they do not offer what we expect from a Hotel. This is not the case at the Jefferson where everything, from check in to check out is of...

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JenniferCrispPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at The Jefferson Hotel, responded to this review

We so appreciate your kind review and love your phrase "Hotel Hotel"! We hope that you will visit with us again soon.

Midlothian, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone should do this sometime.....what an elegant place to have TEA in the rotunda of the Jefferson. perfect teas, cakes,, scones - extraordinary, pastries and just the ambiance is WORTH IT...........don't wait till Christmas, go now but you must reserve weeks and weeks ahead.......dress up and enjoy an afternoon of delicious FUN

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JenniferCrispPRMgr, Public Relations Manager at The Jefferson Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Afternoon Tea.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
  • Babysitting
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 newly renovated guest rooms, 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 Street, Franklin & Adams Sts, Richmond, VA 23220
Region: United States > Virginia > Richmond
Price Range: $415 - $657 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Jefferson Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 181
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#1 Family Hotel in Richmond
#1 Romantic Hotel in Richmond
#1 Luxury Hotel in Richmond
#4 Business Hotel in Richmond
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