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    The Founders Inn and Spa

    5641 Indian River Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5247
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    Reviewed yesterday

    My husband and I stayed for 4 nights at The Founders Inn, and enjoyed every minute of it. The property and buildings are all beautiful, very nice change from your typical commercialized hotel. The staff were all extremely friendly and helpful in every way. The...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Just found this hotel through the internet. Everything was great from the price, the service, the champagne and chocolate covered strawberries delivered to the door, the gorgeous grounds, clean rooms, easy wifi, just an overall great experience!! The restaurants were very good as well!!

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    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa

    M B, We are so glad that you found us! Thank you for being our guest and we look forward to your next stay. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I have stayed at the Founders Inn several times and have enjoyed the facilities. It is near Regent University and is very convenient for attending University functions, Several weeks ago I had the breakfast buffet in the dining facility. It was a wonderful experience and...More

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    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa

    WA0LSH, Thank you for being such a loyal guest. We are so glad that you enjoy your time with us and keep coming back. We look forward to your next visit hopefully in the near future. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    A two day stop over on our trip to OBX. After check 'BOOKING.COM'. my husband came across the place. When we pulled in after a twelve hour drive, we were sure we were in the wrong place. A beautiful resort with great rooms, great food,...More

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    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa

    jrclabgrandma, We all like good surprises so we are thrilled that you found us on your way to OBX. We are an ideal stopping location especially for those traveling with dogs. We are glad you found us and we look forward to being your stopping...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    My new husband and I booked one night here on our way to staying in the Virginia Beach area. Although this hotel is not near the best, we LOVED LOVED LOVED the beautiful landscape and history and character associated with this gem. The restaurant was...More

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    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa

    Julie T, Thank you for your feedback and taking the time to share your experience with us. We are so glad that you found us and hope that you will visit us again the next time you are in Virginia Beach. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • 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
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$112 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #8 Best Value Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • #18 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • #23 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • #23 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    ms809803
    Is there a daily shuttle service to/from the oceanfront? We'll be there in early August.
    14 April 2017|
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    Response from Kane24 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, we have a complimentary shuttle to and from the oceanfront all summer!
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    Tracy M
    Are there king sized beds available? We made reservations for Feb and were told "no". Seemed odd for a hotel???
    12 January 2017|
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    Response from Melissa G | Property representative |
    We have a limited number of rooms that have King beds. The majority of our standard guest rooms have one or two queen beds in them. Our availability of room types will just depend on which weekend you were coming and the... More
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    MaryLou O
    Is there a bathtub in the room?
    30 December 2016|
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    Response from Kane24 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
    The majority of our rooms have showers, but we do have several rooms with bathtubs. Please request a bathtub when you make your reservation so we can ensure you receive a room with one.
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    Room Tips
    "Pet friendly with quiet comfortable rooms, Wi-Fi, and in room coffee and refrigerators."
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    "building 4 is close to the lake"
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    "There are multiple buildings, we were in the building near the spa and pool and it was quiet."
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    "Upstairs rooms facing the gardens would be nice."
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