Hotel Information & Rates

Discover The James uses a few boat ramps and a marina in the surrounding Richmond area.  The following is a list of recommended hotels convenient to listed meeting locations.

Hyatt Place on Laburnum: When meeting at Deep Bottom Park or the Richmond Yacht Basin or arriving by plane or traveling from the North of Richmond.

Holiday Inn Express in Chester:  When traveling from the south of Richmond or being picked up at Dutch Gap Boat Landing.

The Crowne Plaza: Located centrally to all of Discover the James' meeting locations, although the Hyatt and Holiday Inn are located closest to the listed meeting locations.

If you have any quesitons about any of these hotels, contact Capt. Mike at or 804-938-1250.



The Hyatt Place is conveniently located near:

Richmond Yacht Basin & Deep Bottom Boat Landing

Hyatt Place on Laburnum Ave.
804-549-4865 press 3 for reservations
4401 S. Laburnum Ave., Richmond, VA  23231  

Book Online:  www.richmondairport/

Maps & Directions to Hyatt Place Richmond Airport             
Holiday Inn Express is conveniently located near:

Dutch Gap Boat Landing


Holiday Inn Express - Chester, VA
1911 W. Hundred Rd., Chester, VA  23836

Note:  Be sure to mention 'Discover The James' rate.  

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The Crowne Plaza is centrally located to:

Huguenot Flatwater, Richmond Yacht Basin & Deep Bottom Boat Landing


Crowne Plaza - Richmond West
531 W. Broad Street., Richmond, VA 23230
Maps & Directions to Crowne Plaza - Richmond West
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