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Cavalier Hotel

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4201 Atlantic Avenue & 42nd Street, Oceanfront, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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Ranked #83 of 114 Hotels in Virginia Beach
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the cavalier hotel last July my son was stationed there for music school. My first visit to a beach with a boardwalk. We stayed at the hotel right by the beach but think it might be torn now by now but they are rebuilding or remold in the other one behind the one on the hill. Seeing... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

It was the best of times at the Sea Gull Inn...it was the worst of times at the Cavalier Oceanfront. We chose the Cavalier hotel for the 2nd half of our 6-night VA Beach vacation based on a 3rd-night free special on a Virginia travel website. Although the Cavalier was higher-priced than our usual choices, the special put it within... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This hotel is now closed for at least 2 years while developers either renovate or rebuild it.. There is a liquidation sale going on for some of the contents of the Cavalier on the Hill and for this Cavalier hotel as of October 2014. While walking around during the liquidation sale, they let anyone roam around the kitchen. It was... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The expedia discounted price reflected the room we received. We had ants in the bathroom and the carpet was musty. There were large noisy fans in the hall for days without any explanation from the staff when we enquired. There is a large outdoor hotel pool but it is not heated and too cool for anyone's comfort. Also, it seems... More 

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Rockville, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My family has stayed at the old Cavalier hotel twice, the first time was wonderful and we couldn't wait to come again, unfortunately the second time was a disappointing experience. On our second visit, we had to change rooms twice, the first time because the air conditioner was broken and stuck on full blast - the room felt like a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Very unpleasant personal, dirty rooms, moldy bathrooms, garbage cans not emptied for days, elevator unbearable odor, filter in A/C was health hazard to the point we didn't use it. Read tip below 4more

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Piscataway, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Cavalier for 4 nights in August 2014. We had an oceanfront room with a king size bed and a balcony overlooking the beach on the 5th floor. Our room and bed were comfortable, the AC worked great, we had chairs on our balcony to enjoy, and enjoyed our jetted tub (More suitable for... More 

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Jackson, TN
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Cavalier location is good north from the boardwalk but only a few blocks away so the br8ght lights and noise are lower here. Room on 8 the was quiet but Mold smell. They gave us a new room no problems. Many friendly professional employees.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

1-Ms Lindsay (front desk girl)-->very unfriendly person, bad attitude, never smile, not even say hello when we just arrived! did not give us any guidance about the hotel, etc; thanks God you have Ms Tori who was really nice, always smiling and willing to help at all times. 2-Very Silent Lobby, almost creepy, put some music, Big TV etc to... More 

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Lee, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I don't know why people are saying this is such a horrible hotel ! We had a 50 inch flatscreen tv & the room was wonderful & clean ! The breakfast was good & it's gonna be the same everyday people it's a continental breakfast just saying ! & the pool & beach were great ! We walked on the... More 

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