Every Moment. Every Detail.
A History of Making Memories
Where Southern Charm Meets Old-World Elegance
The Berkeley Hotel, an award-winning property, is situated in the heart of historic Shockoe Slip with its cobblestone streets and quintessential southern charm. Our Christopher Newport Ballroom is warmly decorated with rich mahogany and comforting earth tones. The Jamestown Room is our newest addition offering cobblestone views of Historic Cary Street, an intimate location for any event.
As a boutique hotel with a professional and dedicated staff we are able to attend to your event with the utmost attention ensuring your event is everything you planned and more. The Berkeley Hotel offers hosts utilizing our event spaces the use of tables, chairs, house linens, china, silver, glassware and votive. These extras, included in the rental fee, enable event hosts to focus their time and resources on personalizing their event and making it one of a kind. We have also partnered with various vendors around the Richmond area to offer you additional amenities. In addition to wedding receptions, we offer the same four-diamond service and amenities for all occasions to include bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, birthday celebrations and annual events. Our customized event menus feature a variety of culinary combinations with strong southern roots. Executive Chef William Price III and his catering team strive to exceed your expectations and welcome special menu requests.
For the convenience of your out-of-town guests, The Berkeley Hotel offers comfortable, gracious accommodations. Courtesy room blocks at special rates are available upon request. Each room is carefully designed and maintained with the finest linens, terry bathrobes, in-room coffee makers and free high-speed wireless internet access. The Berkeley Hotel’s tradition of superior service shines in our offered amenities; professional valet service, morning newspapers, a nightly sweet treat, in-room dining, same day laundry, dry cleaning service and complimentary health club privileges at the Jamestown Center.