Conveniently located off I-95, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Chester, VA places you only 10 minutes from the Dutch Gap Conservation Area and 20 minutes from Richmond International Airport (RIC). We’re just 10 miles north of Fort Lee Army Base and Virginia State University, whose campus sits along the lovely Appomattox River.
To add to an appealing interstate location, our hotel offers welcoming amenities such as a heated pool and fitness center. If you left anything at home during the chaos of packing up the family, we can help with a variety of items from our Did You Forget? Program. We also invite you to enjoy free coffee, tea and cookies in the lobby 24 hours a day. Additional amenities include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
There’s plenty of space for the whole family in our large rooms and suites, and we offer cribs and rollaway beds if you need them. Additional highlights include:
For added space, reserve our One-bedroom Suite with a king bed and these extras:
Bars & Restaurants
Sit at a table in our breakfast room and fuel up with our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast, serving items like sausage, fresh fruit, eggs and Belgian waffles.
For lunch and dinner, walk to nearby dining options, including Cracker Barrel Old Country Store.
Things to Do in Chester, VA
Be sure to check out nearby historic landmarks, such as Castlewood Plantation and Magnolia Grange. Attractions in the state capital of Richmond are also just 15 minutes north. Don’t miss these other nearby attractions:
Dutch Gap Conservation Area – Outdoor enthusiasts love exploring the over 800 acres of forests, wetlands and wildlife located just 10 minutes from the hotel. Several trails give you the chance to observe animals in their natural habitat while you hike, bike or ride horseback. You can also fish and kayak on the James River, which wraps around the park.
Henricus Historical Park – Located in the Dutch Gap Conservation Area, this living museum honors 300 colonists who settled here in the 1600s and built the Citie of Henricus. Watch historical reenactments of daily life for Native Americans and English settlers, from canoe building to blacksmithing.
Ironbridge Sports Park – Grab the kids and head to this delightful park with a driving range, batting cages and mini golf course. Challenge your family to a game of laser tag in a 37,000-square-foot outdoor arena, or race them on the go-kart tracks. A fun time for all is just five miles away.
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Plan Your Next Group or Team Event
For a convenient stay 20 minutes from Richmond International Airport, contact our professional staff. We offer group discounts and have Sports Approved status with Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group.
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