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    The Founders Inn and Spa

    5641 Indian River Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5247
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good28%
    • Average14%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
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    Pets Allowed
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    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Special Offer: Free Oceanfront Shuttle
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    1 - 5 of 1,132 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Very friendly staff on both checkin and checkout. Lovely grounds and building to leisurely stroll around. Our room was located on the top floor of the James River Lodge wing of the estate. The bed was broken upon our arrival however an member of maintenance...More

    Thank beaconoutbound16
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    The resort itself was very nice and I can not say enough about how nice the staff was! Very professional, willing to help in every way possible! However, the room we had, as soon as you walked in had a very strong musty smell. Also...More

    Thank Cole M
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I've been coming to Founders Inn off and on for the last 20 years. I was saddened to see the disrepair of the property and the poor service. The service has never been all that great but the property was nice; but now the buildings...More

    Thank KLCCSS
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 2 days ago

    klchalfin, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We can assure you that we still have the same high standards that we have always had. We are working very hard renovating the hotel and it is a work...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This hotel was gorgeous!! From the beautiful grounds, the room and the outdoor pool. We only stayed one night but the next time we will stay here for the length of our stay. The staff were very kind and friendly

    Thank Nancy S
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 2 days ago

    Nancy S, Thank you very much for this kind review. We hope that you will visit us again and hopefully be able to stay longer. Take care, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My first stay has encouraged me to go back again. The room was comfortable. Bed too soft for me though. The shower fantastic. The staff very hospitable. The food fantastic. I was there for a week for Reaidency at Regent University, so Imdidnt have a...More

    Thank Jacqueline L
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 2 days ago

    Jacqueline L, Thank you very much for your kind words and taking the time to share your feedback with us. We do hope you are able to join us again so you have time to enjoy the other amenities. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$110 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • #4 Best Value Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • #18 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • #23 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • #23 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 240
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    • Virginia Beach
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    Traveller (336)
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    Sara H
    15 June 2017|
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    Response from Debi D | Reviewed this property |
    You can bring chairs. There are a lot of good places to eat along the beach Mahi mahi is great!
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    shutecherelle
    29 May 2017|
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    Response from Kane24 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
    Yes Uber, Lyft and cabs are available
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    Geneva S
    27 May 2017|
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    Response from NowOnOBX-KateInNJ52 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Geneva, I seriously doubt if they would call you with a cancellation. The hotel is in great demand and could probably fill any cancellation in less than an hour, even without a reserve list. Your best bet is to keep... More
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    Room Tips
    "Stay in the main building if possible. The two other buildings are a total dump."
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    "There are four buildings on this property, all are quiet."
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    "Our room air conditioner was loud"
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    "Uber yourself around. Probably the best way to get around in these parts."
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