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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Effort, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2010

We were worried about staying there because of a few negative reviews, But we were very happy with our room, it was big and clean. The employees there were very friendly. The parking may be a problem in the middle of summer, but we went early enough in the season that we had spaces to pick from. We will stay... More 

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rocky mount, North Carolina, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2010

My husband and I stayed at the Dolphin Inn for a week. When we arrived we were surprised at how small the lobby was but were immediately surprised by how welcomming and accomadating the lady at the front desk was. Our room was great (3rd floor) and the maids were very helpful. We never wanted for anything and if we... More 

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Winchester, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2010

Checkin was timely as we did arrive early. Room was very clean, service was very efficient as the one tv remote was missing when we went in, within 10 minutes they had another one there. Room was spacious, jacquizzi tub was very nice. The elevator was not as slow as others have said. The view of the ocean from the... More 

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Gloucester, Virginia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2010

We came for the Sand Soccer tournament. We were really worried after all the reviews but we were pleasantly surprised. The staff were polite and helpful, the rooms were clean, well furnished and comfortable, the view was great and the hotel was central to all the amenities that VA Beach has to offer. It's great that the bands play next... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2010

My husband had planned a weekend away for our 1st wedding anniversary and this was far from anything you would imagine as romantic!- The pictures on the website are the furthest from the truth! When you check in the "office" is basically right on the street reminds you of a parking deck attendants booth. My husband requested a room on... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2010

spent 5 days, staff very accomodating, rooms spacious & well appointed. When we checked in the first room offered reeked of cigarettes. The auditor immediately offered another & let us look at 3. We ended up in 1104- top floor. We missed housekeeping 1 day (our scheduling mix up), but when we asked for room cleaning they came right away.... More 

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Cleveland, OH
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2010

We just got back and had a great time! The price was so good ($89) I was worried about the condition but we are adventurous and booked our 4day spring break on a whim2 days before going. What a suprise! The room was much larger than I thought. Very clean (we stayed in 506) on the end and had TWO... More 

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Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2010

This is our first time staying in this hotel and it will be the last. We were on the 10th floor and it was the worst day of my life! We should have known better when we saw all the full trash cans in the parking garage. But no..... we checked in and saw that they only had one elevator... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2009

What an awful odor upon entering. especially in the bathroom & greasy slimey floors, too bad---because is an excellent piece of property with fantastic view, tons of things to do in the summer! Bands at every street corner. Desperately needs refurbishing. Stained carpet. Definately would go back to Virginia Beach again, but NOT at this Hotel.

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Hampton Roads
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2009

I checked in and checked out in a total of 20 minutes. The front desk is outside of the hotel with one employee, the room smelled and looked very outdated. We had no problem with paying the cancellation fee. I don't think I have to say anymore.

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