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The Founders Inn and Spa

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“swan terrace”(147 reviews)
“hunt room”(50 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday

Where do I begin? For the sake of making this a brief review, I will try to hit the highlights. The rooms were dirty, Four of my girlfriends shared the room with me and we found male deodorant at the foot of the bed. Our...More

Thank Danielle B
Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded today

Danielle B, We are sorry that you felt our hotel was dirty. The rooms are starting to show their age, but we are getting ready to start a complete room renovation. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great place. The staff was outstanding. The room was clean. The grounds were well kept. The Hunt room restaurant was great as well. My dog had a good time in the doggy park as well. I would recommend the Founders Inn to all my family...More

7  Thank Bruce H
Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 4 October 2017

Bruce H, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to have the opportunity to host you again in the near future. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So let's start with the exterior which is beautiful, but I'm not sleeping outside. The bathrooms are not well maintained. Our bathroom had mold in the shower and another one had yellow rings in the tub so you pick. The hallways had trash in them,...More

Thank Nicole J
Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded yesterday

Nicole J, We are so sorry to hear that you did not feel our hotel was worth the money. We are starting the process of a complete guestroom renovation because we agree that they are starting to show some wear and tear. Sincerely, Melissa Georges...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Such a peaceful and serene setting. The elegant brick buildings and perfect gardens are a delight to visit. Our room was comfy, with a good shower and lots of towels. Breakfast offered a vast buffet, with warm quiches, a huge omelet bar and stunning fruits....More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded yesterday

Thank you for spending your anniversary with us. We are so glad you enjoyed your time and we hope this becomes an annual tradition. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing

Reviewed 5 days ago

First off, we had no issues while we were there. Staff was courteous and helpful. The room was well kept and clean. My wife and I stayed there on the way back from a family wedding for about 2 days into the 4th of July....More

1  Thank DavidKPow
Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 4 days ago

DavidKPow, It sounds like we messed up a really good opportunity to impress you and receive a positive review. We are sorry that you were still charged for your reservation just because you were put into a different room. Sometimes human error and computer error...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$121 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Virginia Beach
#1 Luxury Hotel in Virginia Beach
#18 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$121 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Virginia Beach
#1 Luxury Hotel in Virginia Beach
#18 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (390)
Room & Suite (280)
Dining (80)
Pool & Beach (38)
Amenities (152)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (16)
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29 April 2018|
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Response from Melissa G | Property representative |
We are very close to the Virginia Beach Amphitheater and it is a straight 6 mile drive from our hotel to the facility.
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Sara H
15 June 2017|
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Response from PopJr | Reviewed this property |
We took chairs and there are plenty of restaurants.
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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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