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    The Founders Inn and Spa

    5641 Indian River Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5247
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
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    • Average14%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
    Travelers talk about
    “swan terrace” (129 reviews)
    “main building” (56 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Offers & Announcements: Free oceanfront Shuttle
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Lucked out finding this place. I used my credit card points on a hotel search for hotels in Chesapeake area and got this place for $7 after points. The place is beautiful. The grounds are awesome and really nice gardens. The Hotel is clean and...More

    Thank RunnerWes
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

    RunnerWes, We are so glad that you found us! Thank you for your kind words about our hotel and valued employees. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to have the opportunity to host you again...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Place is very nicely land out and 20 minutes from VA Beach. Rooms clean and refrig in room helpful. Spa was nice. Pool was very, very warm and not refreshing. Good location and nice place. Hallways of hotel had a strange smell at times.

    Thank michelebotte
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

    michelebotte, Thank you for being our guest. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the amenities and we hope to have the opportunity to host you again in the near future. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing

    Reviewed August 19, 2017

    Stayed at the resort from August 11 through 13, 2017 and it was wonderful. We experienced wonderful service from check-in to check out. We brought our dog and he was treated so wonderfully by the staff that he didn't want to leave! He has chosen...More

    1  Thank christineeve
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 5 weeks ago

    christineeve, Thank you for your kind words and we are so glad your entire family (dog included) had a wonderful stay. We welcome the opportunity to host all of you again! Take care, Melissa Georges Proud Mother of 3 Dogs

    Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

    The building we were in is in serious need of refurbishing. After all, it is supposed to be a spa! 2 days, no towels,bed unmade and management basically shrugged. Actually, they offered a discount the next time we visited. Why would we visit again?More

    2  Thank Miriam W
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded August 20, 2017

    Miriam W, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us and we are also disappointed that your stay was not perfect. We know that this is not a typical experience for our guests so we do want you to visit us again so we can...More

    Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

    Dusty, damp, smells like mold. Beds where uncomfortable. Dirty, semen stained chair, told front desk and all they said was, sorry we will have to get that cleaned. Great location, it is right on Regent University Campus.More

    2  Thank Helmut G
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Helmut G, Thank you for your feedback. While we can certainly not say what the cause of the stain was, we will make sure that our housekeeping department is on the lookout and any stains are immediately treated or the chairs removed from the room....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
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • 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
    • $98 - $186 (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
    • Number of rooms
    • 240
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    Sara H
    June 15, 2017|
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    Response from Debi D | Reviewed this property |
    You can bring chairs. There are a lot of good places to eat along the beach Mahi mahi is great!
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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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    "LOTS of parking. James River Ldg - close to pool & spa. We stayed at York River Ldg - still a short..."
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    "Stay in the main building if possible. The two other buildings are a total dump."
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    "There are four buildings on this property, all are quiet."
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    "Our room air conditioner was loud"
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