Enjoy kayaking and fishing on the James River near our hotel in Chester

Situated off I-95, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Chester, VA places you within easy reach of outdoor activities on the James River and less than 15 minutes from popular family attractions like Henricus Historical Park. In town for a college visit? Virginia State University is about 12 miles south of the hotel. If you’re here on business, you’ll appreciate being less than 20 minutes from Richmond, the bustling state capital.

Need to get your legs moving after a day of interstate travel? Take advantage of the cardio equipment in our fitness center or swim a few laps in our heated indoor pool. You can relieve tension with a soak in the hot tub and then grab complimentary cookies in the lobby on your way back to your room. Start every morning with the free, hot breakfast featuring our signature waffles. If you left any necessary items at home, we can offer a variety of toiletries from our Did You Forget? Program. We also provide a business center for your printing needs as well as guest laundry facilities.

Store drinks and snacks for Richmond excursions in your room’s fridge 

You and your family can stay comfortably in our rooms and suites, which feature amenities like free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs with premium cable channels. A microwave and a refrigerator let you keep your crew’s favorite snacks and drinks on hand, and coffee facilities provide extra energy for your tours and hiking trips.

King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
Choose this well-equipped standard room with free Wi-Fi and a work desk for your business travels. 

2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults, 1 child
You can store snacks and drinks for your river adventures in this standard room’s fridge. 

Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 2 children
If you're planning a romantic getaway with a loved one, book this upgraded suite with a private whirlpool for two.  

Studio Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults, 1 child
You and your crew can stay comfortably in this open-concept suite with a sleeper sofa.

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Visiting family at Fort Lee or VSU? Book this spacious suite with a living room and private bedroom.


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Outdoor adventure abounds in Chester, where you can angle for bluegill in the James River or observe bald eagles at the Dutch Gap Conservation Area. If you’re looking for urban attractions, make the 15-mile drive to downtown Richmond, where you’ll find the Metro Richmond Zoo and the State Capitol Building, along with plentiful shops, restaurants, and the popular riverfront. Visiting loved ones at Fort Lee or Virginia State University? We’re less than 20 minutes away. Make time to visit these standouts while you’re here:

Downtown Richmond

12.9 mi / 20.75 km from the hotel
A visit to downtown Richmond provides the opportunity to browse through eclectic shops, dine in charming restaurants, and stroll along the scenic riverfront.

James River Cellars Winery

24.02 mi / 38.66 km from the hotel
Stop by the tasting room to enjoy a flight of Virginia-made wines at this popular winery. Be sure to check the calendar for upcoming events, including live music.

Castlewood Plantation House

5.33 mi / 8.58 km from the hotel
One of the truly unique dwellings constructed in 19th-century Virginia, this Federal-style house now serves as the home of the Chesterfield Historical Society.

Dutch Gap Conservation Area

2.43 mi / 3.91 km from the hotel
Take a hike or bike ride through 810 acres of scenic woods and wetlands surrounded by the James River.

Henricus Historical Park

2.83 mi / 4.56 km from the hotel
Nestled among miles of scenic wildlife trails, this museum provides an interactive look at the Citie of Henricus settlement, which was originally established in 1611.

Howlett Line Park Civil War Site

2.15 mi / 3.47 km from the hotel
Named for the artillery walls that stretched from the James River to the Appomattox River, the Howlett Line played a crucial role in the defense of the Confederacy.
2406 W Hundred Road, Chester, Virginia 23831, United States

Thanks to our location off I-95, it’s easy to reach top destinations like the James River and the Gap Dutch Conservation Area, plus a number of nearby eateries and shopping outlets. If you’d rather leave your car at the hotel, you can hop on a public bus operated by the Greater Richmond Transit Company (GRTC). Flying into the area? Richmond International Airport (RIC) is just 16 miles north of the hotel.

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