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“Pleasantly surprised!” 4 of 5 stars
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Ocean Key Resort
3.0 of 5 Resort   |   424 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451   |  
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Ranked #22 of 114 Hotels in Virginia Beach
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“Pleasantly surprised!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2009

We went for a long weekend to visit our son and family who live in Virginia Beach. We were able to get a RCI 'Last Call' week for at the Ocean Key Resort. The only unfortunate thing for the trip is that our flights gave us only three nights at the resort. I had read previous reports for this resort and saw that it received either a 1 star or 5, not much in-between. So I decided to call the resort and inquire about the discrepancy. I was told that floors 4 and 5 were going to receive renovation, hence 1 star. The floors above, i.e. 6 to 9 had received renovation. We were able to get on the 9th floor looking into the bay (not the ocean). I did look at those that look due east towards that ocean and those units had a nice balcony to view the water from.
The kitchen was tight, but doable. We had the entire family (8 of us) over for dinner one night and it worked ok. The kitchen was very well supplied. The bed and bedroom was very comfortable. The only minor with the bedroom was that the window was very small. The pool was small, but adequate to have family fun with our little ones.
We did crafts a couple days with our grandchildren and had a real good time. Ben, at the resort was wonderful with the setup. The gym is kind a weird location, but doable as well.
Overall, I would return to this resort. They have done very good at their renovation.
Anyway, that's what I think about that. Enjoy!

  • Stayed May 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Ocean Key Resort

Address: 424 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Location: United States > Virginia > Virginia Beach
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Virginia Beach
#6 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Virginia Beach
#20 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
#30 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ocean Key Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 142
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Staying at a VSA Resort gives you all the comforts of home without having to mow the lawn, do the dishes, or fold the laundry. We love having fun with our guests and strive to give each person–big and small, young and young at heart–the best vacation memories possible.The Ocean Key Resort is located at the serene south end of Virginia Beach, the 142 unit smoke-free resort offers a family-oriented atmosphere with beach accents and soft colors. All vacation units are two-room suites with kitchenettes.On site amenities include:• 24 hour front desk service• Daily activities for all ages• Indoor Pool• Indoor Jacuzzi• Fitness Center• Activities Center & Gaming Room• Party Deck & Sun Patio• On-site parking• Complimentary guest laundry facilities• Complimentary wireless internet access• Complimentary tanning • Harris Teeter on-line shopping & grocery deliveryUnit amenities include:• King size pillow-top mattress• Queen size sleeper sofa• Kitchenettes with smooth top burners, convection/microwave oven, dishware, cookware, glassware and utensils• Full size refrigerator• Dishwasher• 2 flat screen televisions ... more   less 
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