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Ocean View Inn

1020 East Ocean View Ave., Norfolk, VA 23503
Ocean View Inn
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend & I checked in around 7. Small room, bathroom door scrapped against the bed when you opened or closed it because it was so close. After eating our pizza, we planned on taking a shower & going to bed, but we didn't have any towels or wash clothes in the room. When we called & asked for some... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 via mobile

This place is terrible!! Lady at desk is very hateful. Hookers and drug addicts everywhere. Not to mention they Will charge your card AFTER YOU CHECK OUT. Rooms are not as bad as owners running it and rooms aren't that spectacular. Make sure if you stay at this crooked place to pay cash.

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Turin, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We stayed here because other places on the Ocean front had no vacancies. It has been an unhappy choise! The price was excessive to service and room! The room was dirty and seemed unsafe. Lights didn't work and the AC was noisy. The only good thing is that it was next to the beach.

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Wayne, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

We arrived around ten pm after shopping around and finding nothing within our budget. For fifty five bucks with tax we got a room with a full size bed, paper thin pillows, a scary refrigerator that was functional but looked really dirty inside, and no lamp in the room...you had blaring florescent light or nothing. But then again the room... More 

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Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

This is not the greatest place in the world but we had to stay here due to a house fire. The value is excellent for being right on the beach, the people that are "long timers" here cause a lot of drama and we could have done without it. The room was clean, we had a kitchen with a stove.... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

Ocean view inn motel has sum serious issues going on there.Service is horrible and i will never ever go back there again.

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Hollywood, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2010

The hotel hatch my facebook and hotmail account. I had to start all over again, because of what they did . No micowave in room, they had to bring one from a different room. All rooms claim to have them, bs. $287 a week was too much for this service. Never again. Still building my facebook account again. P.S. it's... More 

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New Mexico
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2010

I checked in a bit after midnight in 94 degree weather (there was a heat wave occurring). My room was 94 degrees when I got to it (no fan on). After leaving the AC on for about 10 minutes I had to ask the front desk for a fan. He nicely gave me one and was concerned that it was... More 

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massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2008

I had a reservation at Howard Johnsons in ocean view when i arrived i was totally unsatisfied, i left drove up the road a little ways and found ocean view inn, for what i paid i got a nice clean room, with a kitchen they had regular rooms as well but i wanted to be closer to the pool and... More 

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