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Dolphin Inn

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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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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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

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

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 via mobile

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

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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Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I made this reservation for a family of 6 adults but the room it not actually designed for more than 2-3 people. Poor handicapped facilites which they don't mention at reservations. The hotel is not clean, pool is broken (they don't mention that either) and everything is old! The sofa beds are actually donated from a sister hotel(because they were... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

That pretty much describes our family experience with this venue. - tiny parking spaces; (if you're driving a pickup truck or a full size anything), think twice before trying to fit into one of the puny spaces - single elevator; takes time to get in or out of the hotel - cleaning service very slow; we've only asked to replace... More 

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