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    The Founders Inn and Spa

    5641 Indian River Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5247
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good28%
    • Average14%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
    Travelers talk about
    “swan terrace” (129 reviews)
    “main building” (56 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Offers & Announcements: Free oceanfront Shuttle
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    Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

    I stayed at the founders inn! The hotel was beautifully decorated for the Christmas holiday.. The spa was magnificent and Laura was a great massage therapist. The cleanliness of the room was mediocre.. But, overall it was a good experience.More

    Thank Angela G
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded January 1, 2016

    Angela, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and all of the Christmas decorations. Laura is wonderful in our Flowering Almond Spa and we are glad you were able to...More

    Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

    The Founders Inn is well known in Virginia Beach as being elegant and somewhat expensive. After years of living here we finally had an opportunity to visit and spend the night. They offered an all inclusive deal, dinner, room and breakfast for a Christmas party...More

    Thank frankkathie
    Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded December 23, 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I am sorry that The Founders Inn and Spa did not exceed your expectations during your recent visit. I am glad that you were finally able to visit us after years of living in the...More

    Reviewed December 21, 2015

    I enjoyed the short time I did spin there at that property I enjoyed my sleeping clean room very knowledgeable staff overall a great experience I would recommend all my friends so that they also may enjoy the facility there I have not tried the...More

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    Response from FoundersInn, General Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded December 22, 2015

    Dear 956dannieh, Thank you for your kind review. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I do hope that you will return. Sincerely, Ellen Ruane General Manager

    Reviewed December 21, 2015

    We stayed here the weekend before Christmas and the English garden was lit up with Christmas lights and our room overlooked the English garden and our room had a lovely fireplace inside that was cozy. The next day we ate brunch at the Swan Terrance...More

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    1  Thank Alley1217
    Response from FoundersInn, General Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded December 22, 2015

    Dear Alley1217, I am so happy to hear you had a wonderful stay with us and that you were able to enjoy the brunch in the Swan Terrace. We look forward to being part of your family tradition. Sincerely, Ellen Ruane General Manager

    Reviewed December 21, 2015

    We were in town for a company Christmas party and stayed at the Founders Inn because of the location. It far exceeded our expectations and we will be back. I definitely recommend this location. They are also very festive and have an incredible light display...More

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    Thank johnoc25
    Response from FoundersInn, General Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded December 22, 2015

    Dear johnoc25, I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to you returning. Sincerely, Ellen Ruane General Manager

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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
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    • Price range
    • $98 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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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    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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    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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