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    The Founders Inn and Spa

    5641 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5247
    (757) 364-0024
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good28%
    • Average14%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    “hunt room” (41 reviews)
    “main building” (56 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Traveled to Virginia Beach during one of the Spring Break weeks, we wanted a nice hotel that was central to both the beach areas, as well as Williamsburg. We picked The Founders Inn because of the affordable prices and central location to what the area...More

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    Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

    Great place. The staff was outstanding. The room was clean. The grounds were well kept. The Hunt room restaurant was great as well. My dog had a good time in the doggy park as well. I would recommend the Founders Inn to all my family...More

    Thank Bruce H
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded October 4, 2017

    Bruce H, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to have the opportunity to host you again in the near future. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Attended a conference at Founders Inn. It served it's purpose, but I wouldn't rave about the place. The price was reasonable. The property has some character, but is in need of a facelift. Wallpaper and carpeting and decor are dated and kitsch when a simple...More

    Thank karenroy2014
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 1 week ago

    karenroy2014, Thank you very much for being our guest and for your review. We could not agree with you more! We are planning renovations for the upcoming years to give our property a face-lift. We will still have the colonial feel, but the sleeping rooms...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Although the feel of historic charm is lingering in the air, it's on the verge of stale and musty. The salt water pool is worthy of note. The amenities for the spa are zilch. The rooms were so outdated - both prints over the two...More

    2  Thank LisaWvt
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 1 week ago

    LisaWvt Thank you very much for being our guest and for your review. We could not agree with you more! We are planning renovations for the upcoming years to give our property a face-lift. We will still have the colonial feel, but the sleeping rooms...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    You cannot beat this place for the price when it comes to amenities. The spa, the gym, the bar and the grounds surrounding it add great value to the experience. My stay as a whole and my experience with the service staff were very enjoyable....More

    Thank beerandbreakfast
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 1 week ago

    beerandbreakfast Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to share your feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed the price and our amenities. We are in the process of starting an upgrade and renovation to the hotel. It will be a lengthy...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $95 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • #18 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • #23 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • #23 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 240
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    Sara H
    June 15, 2017|
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    Response from PopJr | Reviewed this property |
    We took chairs and there are plenty of restaurants.
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    shutecherelle
    May 28, 2017|
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    Response from Kane24 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
    Yes Uber, Lyft and cabs are available
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    Geneva S
    May 27, 2017|
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    Response from NowOnOBX-KateInNJ52 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Geneva, I seriously doubt if they would call you with a cancellation. The hotel is in great demand and could probably fill any cancellation in less than an hour, even without a reserve list. Your best bet is to keep... More
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    "There is a separate building for guests with pets."
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    "Stay on the second floor! The rooms are large many have views of the gardens."
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    "LOTS of parking. James River Ldg - close to pool & spa. We stayed at York River Ldg - still a short..."
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