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Dolphin Inn

2.5 of 5 1705 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Waynesboro, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unless you have a few thousand to stay in a house or the upscale hotels this hotel isn't that bad. Sure its a little dated but it's clean and in a great location. It's right beside one of the amphitheater's and the pier is about a 100 yards away. Great view of the fireworks show. There is only one elevator... More

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Berryville, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, it is a bit outdated in some ways but, it was beach front and perfect for several people to stay have a bit of privacy since it has two rooms. I enjoyed the pool every morning. The proximity to beach tourist shopping is perfect. Many simple eateries around that do not kill the wallet. Best part you walk right... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Rooms not clean, Carpet was filthy, Furniture completely stained, very unpleasant smell, food crumbs in pull out sofa, lamps & pictures extremely dusty, vents filthy, Balcony dirty & rails very unsafe (PVC Pipe) went to use pool to find it was closed, was not made aware of this when booking, only told there was an inside pool. The parking is... More

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Sandston, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Room was not cleaned so I called front desk and asked for fresh towels and wash cloths. Never got them. Carpet and sofa had dirty spots. Refrigerator wobbled on 3 legs. No coffee after 1st day because we never got our room cleaned so we never got any more coffee. Not worth the money. Wont stay again !

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Kenbridge
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Staff was very friendly. Covered parking lot is very small and tight. I would not recommend big trucks or SUVs. We were in a small car and still got blocked in. Second level parking deck is open and again tight squeeze getting up ramp and turning but once you are up there, plenty of nice spaces. Room was large enough... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Great hotel all together!! Staff was so nice & friendly. Said hello every time we seen an employee. We got there 3 hours before are check in time & they let us check in early!! Rooms were nice & clean. Great view of the beach & right center of all the attractions. Can't wait to come back!

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Dickson
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

This place is a little older but it had plenty of room for our family of 5. It was a suite style room. The staff was great, its in walking distance to restaurants. The parking is tight, so beware. The pool is a little small but the kids still loved it. And the beach is great!!! Over all it was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Would stay again if in a pinch and nothing else available. Rooms ok. No mattress pads. A partial can of "scrubbing bubbles" would do wonders for the walls surrounding the tub. Couches had upholstery stains on seating area. Covered with our own sheets and beach towels. New cushion covers would be just right. Linens and towels were clean. Room over... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The staff is the only good thing about this place. The hotel was too expensive for what we got. Elevator is pretty much used by the staff, pool didn't work, could have mentioned when reserved ( hasn't been working in over a month). Hallways need a lot of cleaning. Everything in the room was old. View and staff are the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

Very disappointed. We have stayed here before, but this year was one problem after another. WiFi did not work, ice machines did not did, security cameras in parking garage did not work, the swimming pool was kit on working order. Walking 11 blocks to their sister hotel was less than convenient with 2 small children as well as having to... More

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Address: 1705 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Location: United States > Virginia > Virginia Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Dolphin Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
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Dolphin Virginia Beach
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