The Redskins Training Camp, scheduled for July 25 through August 16, is expected to bring over 100,000 out-of-town Redskins fans to the Richmond area.
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Located on West Leigh Street, the brand new Washington Redskins Training Center not only hosts the Skins for three weeks, but is also situated near many other interesting Richmond sites, including the Science Museum of Virginia and Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. If you plan on making the trip to Richmond to observe Training Camp and meet your favorite players, make sure you book your hotel early and take advantage of these great lodging deals in order to make the most of your visit:
If you are flying into town…
You may wish to stay close to the airport. Located at 5300 Airport Square Lane, the Best Western Plus Richmond Airport offers a special deal to Skins fans if you give the Training Camp Code (RED2013), which includes a discounted rate of $74.99 per night, a Training Camp Goodie Bag, a t-shirt, and a Sharpie pen for autographs. There is free Wi-Fi, complimentary breakfast, and a free airport shuttle to make your travel plans as simple as possible. Call (804) 222-8200 to make a reservation.
If you are looking to stay close to the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center…
You may want to book a room at the Clarion Hotel, which is located one mile from the Training Camp facilities at 3207 North Boulevard. Your reservation includes a continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi, and free parking for $79 per night. Visit the Clarion Richmond Central website or call (804) 359-9441 to make a reservation.
If you are looking for a local favorite…
You may wish to stay at the historic Jefferson Hotel, located in the heart of downtown Richmond at 101 West Franklin Street. The hotel features two award-winning restaurants, 24-hour room service, and is the area's only Forbes Five Star, AAA Five Diamond Hotel. Guests who are visiting for the Redskins Training Camp will receive complimentary valet parking and transportation to and from Training Camp for a rate of $215.
Visit www.jeffersonhotel.com/redskins or call (804) 788-8000 to make reservations. Make sure to reference the Redskins when calling.
For more great lodging options and Redskins Training Camp hotel deals, visit http://www.visitrichmondva.com/events/redskinsinrichmond/redskins-packages/.
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