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The Tides Inn

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   480 King Carter Drive, Irvington, VA 22480
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Irvington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Portland, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently had the good fortune to spend a few days at The Tides Inn. It was luxurious! After traveling on the East Coast we were ready to relax. That is exactly what we found. We received a warm reception, excellent service in the dining room, housekeeping and fun activities offered each day. Thank you to "The Tides" for making... More

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Maryland
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15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When making reservations at a scenic resort, I now ask for relatively easy walking access (to entrance, elevator, dining) but view is priority. I choose a room several levels up from standard (meaning I paid for it). Very disappointed to find that half my "harbor view " was actually looking down on the roof of the bar area. So disappointing.... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My jaw dropped when I saw how beautiful the room was. Unbelievably beautiful. And the view and the grounds are also just as beautiful. And the staff is very friendly and very helpful. Wow. These people are on their game. I'll Definately spoil my wife and take her here.

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Tidesgm, General Manager at The Tides Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Just this week we learned that the readers of Conde Naste had voted us the #11 resort in the south. Quite an accolade for a small boutique property on the Northern Neck of Virginia. Gordon Slatford. General Manager More

Oxford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first thing to say about The Tides Inn is that the location is perfect. The second thing to say is that all the staff are extremely courteous, welcoming and helpful. A special mention for Captain Bill who took us on a lovely boat trip round the cove. Potentially this could be a wonderful holiday location and has much to... More

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Tidesgm, General Manager at The Tides Inn, responded to this review

You are right the experience should be correct all the time and I apologize for the areas that required more attention. We offer buffet breakfast most of the time but on quieter days revert to an a la carte menu, buffets are just not good for low demand days. We were perplexed by the tees on the golf course and... More

Cary,North Carolina
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We stayed for three nights for a nice quick get away. All of the staff from the bellmen to the maids were very friendly and courteous. Our suite was located in the main building with a wonderful view of the river. The weather was so nice we even relaxed by the pool. Dinner in the main dining room was also... More

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Tidesgm, General Manager at The Tides Inn, responded to this review

short succinct and to the point. Thank you for your review. Gordon Slatford. General Manager More

Richmond, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Our one-night stay was in beautiful fall weather. We ate lunch twice out on the restaurant patio with a beautiful view. Dinner in the main dining room was very good and since there were only a few guests in the hotel, service was swift. Our room, although small, was comfortable with nice finishes. It was on the first floor, main... More

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Tidesgm, General Manager at The Tides Inn, responded to this review

Your experience reflects that of many guests who find the Tides Staff to have a special blend of southern hospitality. I am glad you enjoyed your visit. Gordon Slatford. General Manager More

Fredericksburg, Virginia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
22 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We last visited here under previous ownership and were disgusted with maintenance and staff. Much improvement over last time for maintenance, sorta, staff is in need of better uniforms and adult management. Front desk staff was sometimes belligerent and indifferent displaying an attitude of too busy to deal with customers. Table wait staff needs a lot of training. Our server... More

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Tidesgm, General Manager at The Tides Inn, responded to this review

Since the resort changed hands 15 years ago much has changed and I was disappointed to read your observations, we will of course review all of your thoughts with a view to continual improvement. Gordon Slatford. General manager More

Leesburg, Virginia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Recently shot a wedding here and was warmly greeted by Inn staff, they were very accommodating, courteous and happy to be there. The lawns and scenery were wonderful as was the food and service at meals. There seems to be many activities here for adults and families. I look forward to spending a weekend here sometime!

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Tidesgm, General Manager at The Tides Inn, responded to this review

The Tides Inn is a spectacular wedding venue and we are proud to have been voted the #1 resort in Virginia for weddings. Gordon Slatford General Manager More

Wilmington, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

While cruising the Chesapeake a couple weeks ago and facing at least two days of wind and rain we cruised into Carter Creek and spotted The Tides. Two rainy days at a delightful mini resort, with good food, bikes, even in the misty rain, a delightful community and very helpful and courteous dock staff. Only sorry we couldn't take advantage... More

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Tidesgm, General Manager at The Tides Inn, responded to this review

How nice that we could be your "port in a storm" and that despite the weather you had fun. Gordon Slatford General Manager More

Easton, Maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

My wife and i spent three nights at The Tides Inn after recommendations from several friends. We were not disappointed and in fact found this peaceful, serene setting a total joy. Our room looked out onto the marina and we enjoyed watching the activities of the sail boats and large power boats. A special fraternity. Our room was clean, quiet,... More

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Tidesgm, General Manager at The Tides Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your input. I am delighted you had a great stay and kudos to Mark for the fresh coffee. Gordon Slatford. General Manager More

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Address: 480 King Carter Drive, Irvington, VA 22480
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Location: United States > Virginia > Irvington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Tides Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 106
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