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The Founders Inn and Spa

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5641 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23464
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The first thing you notice are the lovely grounds at this hotel. I stayed in one of the low end rooms, it had a nice colonial feel and appeal. I was not a fan of the non-sturdy metal bed frame, the bed was too shaky for my comfort. There is a very nice looking banquet area to enjoy meals, although... More 

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Waynesboro, Virginia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Founders Inn and Spa in Virginia Beach is a nice hotel. The two restaurants in the hotel were very good and the grounds were beautiful. The only thing was the bed was not too comfortable and I didn't sleep very well.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at the Founders Inn and Spa. I found the hotel on-line. I was looking for a place to stay and be able to bring my dog while attending as a WWII reenactor, the 6th Annual "Warbirds over the Beach" air show at the Military Aviation Museum off of Princess Anne Road about 25 minutes from the hotel.... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We love it here!! It is beautiful and the staff is friendly. Breakfast is delicious and there is a pool. Our Kids love it. This is a great staycation! We come here all of the time... and we only live up the road.

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Arlington, Virginia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
6 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel during a convention. While the room was excellent, it was never cleaned and nor was the bed remade while I was there. Everything else was very good. I did not contact the front desk about the problem because I was only there 2 nights, retuning to my room about 11pm on the second night.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at The Founders Inn the first weekend in May for my daughters birthday. Staff was so nice about everything. I called after reserving to request adjoining rooms and the night clerk was so very kind ensuring that she would do everything to make that happen. The front desk staff were lovely upon check-in and every member of the... More 

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Oswego, New York
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is charming the rooms are clean (and we were in the dog friendly section) The staff was wonderful!! They were extremely helpful in arranging transportation to our events. The courtesy shuttle was very convenient. The food is good and we enjoyed a wonderful local beer (Murphy's Law) in the Hunt Room. While not on the beach it was... More 

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San Diego, California
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26 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from the Virginia Beach area and our stay at Founders Inn. I am adding the photos to this review. The hotel is on the campus of Regent University which appears to be a Christian College and has the Christian Broadcasting Network. We didn't really know that and it is not noticeable until you drive around a little.... More 

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Texas
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57 reviews 57 reviews
23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Please note this review only applies to attending a business conference at this hotel. Overall it is a fairly nice place but I'll explain why I had to give it a poor rating. The biggest problem with attending a large conference here was the meeting rooms were kept at not much more than 60 degrees F. There were a couple... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed here a few times and was pleased with the friendly customer service and staffing. I do wish the restaraunts and bar would stay open later. I believed they closed by 10 pm both times we stayed. The back deck and area is gorgeous with the lights. I'd definitely recommend it

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