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The Tides Inn

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   480 King Carter Drive, Irvington, VA 22480
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Michelle K Midlothian, Virginia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Midlothian, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My family of 4 spent the last week of summer at The Tides Inn as a way to wind down the summer, get the kids into sailing school, and to enjoy beautiful Virginia scenery before heading back to work and school for the fall. We had paid for our room in advance and they still attempted to hold $4,800 from... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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42 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Scene: A 2 night stay to put a stamp on the end of a vacation trip The Experience: We arrived and got situated to our rooms quickly. The exterior looks worn and could use a facelift. The room itself was very nice with pleasant furnishings. Had a view overlooking the water. Received complimentary bottles of ginger ale, bathroom amenities... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked two nights in a premium room - king bed, 2nd floor, balcony, water view - to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary. I called the day of our arrival to say we'd be there late (8 pm). There was no premium room awaiting us. I was very disappointed. The next night, Sunday, when most people left, they moved us upstairs... More

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Silver Spring, Maryland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found the dog rooms (167) to be musty, damp, and tired. There was a curtain rod handle missing. The terrace was dirty (with used matches and a straw) and we did not like the outdoor carpet which added to the dampness. At 10:30 on Sunday morning, the pool had not been skimmed and there were still plastic cups and... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by for music/drinks on the terrace, with the possibility of staying for dinner. When a server eventually acknowledged us, she was very unpolished, and looked like she had rushed to get ready for work. She was not engaged at all, and we even had to ask for cocktail napkins, as our drinks were sweating on the table. I'm... More

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Potomac, Maryland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were invited to spend a weekend at The Tides Inn as part of a family event. I have to say that we were not only pleasantly surprised, but had a fabulous weekend. The facility isn't all brand new, but it is exceptionally well maintained. The setting is spectacular, with views over the marina and river from just about everywhere.... More

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Arlington, VA
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16 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As others have written, this is a remote destination in the Northern Neck of Virginia. Not too far from Richmond and Washington, DC in distance (but all face dealing with I95). We drove at night and it took much less time then others in our group. There's not much to the town except for a few stores and museum. There... More

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central illinois
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came from all over the country for a family weekend to this wonderful hotel. Although it is out of the way it was completely worth the effort. Stay at the Tides and you will be rewarded with a gorgeous setting and southern hospitality at its finest. From the moment you arrive the staff at the Tides make you feel... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A resort hotel like they don't make any more! A beautiful hotel, with amazing views across Carter's Creek, the Rappahannock, and onto the bay. The grounds are lovely, the pool and beach delightful. Service is friendly and thorough. The restaurant is great, and the cookies and milk in the lounge in the evening just the right touch. The only complaint... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently had a three-night family gathering at The Tides Inn, and while the staff was unfailingly pleasant, the facilities have passed their prime and the food -- suprisingly hailed by some at TripAdvisor -- was absolutely bland. First, the food: since we have young children, we live on fruit . . . and every piece of fruit over the... More

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Address: 480 King Carter Drive, Irvington, VA 22480
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Location: United States > Virginia > Irvington
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Tides Inn 4*
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On a lush peninsula in Virginia's historic Northern Neck, the waterfront Tides Inn has welcomed generations of friends and families who cherish the relaxed pace of local life and the Southern hospitality of our staff. Guests can learn to sail at the on-site sailing school or explore the calm waterways via paddle boards, kayaks and canoes while spotting golden eagles, osprey and herons. The 18-hole Golden Eagle golf course is a pleasantly challenging wooded course with water hazards, and there is also a Par-3 course, tennis, croquet, and spa, plus bicycles for pedaling into town. Our farm-to-table cuisine highlights oysters from the nearby Rappahannock River, and we're located on the Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail with several Virginia wineries nearby. ... more   less 
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