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Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Staff was nice and accommodating, rooms are clean and a cut above with comfy beds and roomy bath, Lobby is open and added feature is each building has its own living room setting with welcoming furniture. Going outside theres an English Garden and a pond with ducks with outdoor lounge furniture to sit and people watch or just read a... More 

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Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Dmonday, Thank you so much for your kind words about our staff and hotel accommodations. We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us and we hope that you are able to visit us again in the near future. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel was clean and the staff courteous and efficient. The room was clean and the bed comfortable. There was too much noise in the hallway but otherwise I have no complaints. I would stay there again and would recommend the hotel to others.

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Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Pasorider F, Thank you very much for your kind words and for taking the time to write this review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to your next visit. Take care, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing More 

Deltaville, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is so convenient to everything you'd want to do in Virginia Beach! Hotel offers a shuttle to and from the oceanfront. It's well kept and the grounds are beautiful. There is something for everyone with an indoor and outdoor pool, a spiral slide, hot tub, gym room, spa, playground for kids, and pet park to walk your dog.... More 

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Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Carmen W, We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and all of our amenities. Thank you for recommending us and we look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing More 

White Plains
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at The Founders Inn and Spa for 3 nights over the Labor Day Holiday. A Beautiful Surprise. Checked in 10 pm , was a bit scary to get from the main check in building to The James River Lodge building #3.. Dark outside, no bellman or security.. Room on the third Floor was clean, nicely decorated, bed very comfortable.... More 

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Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Rosemarie B, Happy Birthday! We are honored that you chose to spend such a special occasion with us. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we hope this becomes an annual tradition. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing More 

Lusby, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we have only been checked in for an hour, and I wish we were here longer than 1 night. the main building is beautiful! restrooms are impeccably clean. I was greeted by friendly & smiling faces. such a pleasant first impression and welcoming experience. I was given a map and told where to go to find our room. turns out... More 

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Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Mrseck07, Yes, you can just stay here and even move in if you would like! Thank you for the kind review and we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. Please come back again in the near future. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing More 

Chagrin Falls, Ohio, United States
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been staying at this Inn for years now when visiting my parents. It is a great wedding site with beautiful grounds and gardens and indoor facilities. The restaurant is excellent, and the Hunt Room provides more casual fare. The rooms vary. In the main building, they are quaint - and my preference. The separate building houses more ordinary... More 

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Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Donna W, Thank you for being such a loyal customer! We are honored to be your home while you are in Virginia Beach and we greatly appreciate your feedback. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing More 

Greensboro, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was coming to town for a concert. When it was postponed at the last minute due to a tropical storm, the staff was very accommodating and changed my reservation without penalty. The inn was very easy to access from the highway and was very convenient to the Veterans United Amphitheater. Upon arriving, the front desk agent was very professional... More 

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Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa, responded to this review

jwl92, We are so glad that you were able to alter your plans and still stay with us and see the concert at the Amphitheater ( we heard it was a great show). We hope that we can be your new home away from home when you return to the Virginia Beach area. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and... More 

Princeton, New Jersey, United States
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26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had stayed at Foundation Inn for 6 nights and it all was nice, except for the room service =(! 3 days in a row we needed to go to the concierge with the request to clean our room and surprisingly 2 days out of 3, when we came back, the room was not clean and towels were not changed.... More 

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Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Lubov B, Thank you for staying with us for 6 nights. I am disappointed to learn that your room was not serviced daily and you had a difficult time getting to staff to come to the room. The only reason we will not service a room is if a Do Not Disturb sign is placed outside of the door. I... More 

Virginia
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14 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for a few days when on business since it was centrally located between Chesapeake and VA Beach. I was pleasantly surprised how nice the grounds were and how peaceful it was, considering it is right next to major road and right off I-64. The staff was very friendly at check-in and whenever I had any questions. The... More 

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Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa, responded to this review

JROHill32, We are so glad that you discovered us and enjoyed your stay. We certainly do hope that your return in the near future. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our first time staying there, we have been in many hotels, but must say that this has been the best experience we have had, the room clean and with that beautiful colonial touch, beautiful gardens, delicious breakfast and very friendly employees, my kids really enjoyed the pools and the playground. For sure we'll come back again and again...

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Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and Spa, responded to this review

WednyandJerber M, We certainly do hope that you come back again and again! Thank you for being our guest and for your kind words. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about The Founders Inn and Spa

Address: 5641 Indian River Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5247
Location: United States > Virginia > Virginia Beach
Price Range: $99 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Founders Inn and Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 240
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Also Known As:
The Founders Hotel Virginia Beach
Founders Hotel Virginia Beach
Hotel Style:
#18 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
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