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Beach Quarters Resort
Ranked #59 of 109 Hotels in Virginia Beach
Reviewed November 8, 2013

We have been coming to this resort for ten years. We like the slower pace of this end of the beach. However, I have noticed a decline in the maintance, and upkeep of the resort. The wallpaper is peeling off the wals at the corners, the grouting around the bathtub, and fixtures is breaking away, the carpet is stained, the hot tub at the indoor pool is very strong. It may be rime to look elswhere

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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William B, General Manager at Beach Quarters Resort, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2013

I am Bill, the Resort Manager at this Resort. I would like to thank you for offering your feedback concerning your recent stay with us. I've requested the engineering department to check your room for any unknown issues with the mentioned troubles. All of your points are well received. We are in the process of completely outfitting all suties with new carpet this fall/spring. The lower Jacuzzi is operating at the strength desinged by manufacture. We have used your feedback as a training opportunity with our staff to better our resort. Your input is important and we look forward to your next stay at Beach Quarters. Thank you for your feedback and business!

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Reviewed October 30, 2013

The hotel is right on the beach, looks like all rooms are Ocean view. Older hotel, but our room was very clean. We had a kitchenette, which was convenient, bed was fairly comfortable, all staff were very friendly. Booked online, not realizing it was a time share. Concierge with local info and coupons was assigned to do the time share presentation pitch. We didn't see the presentation.

Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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William B, Manager at Beach Quarters Resort, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2013

HI, I'm Bill Beddie, Resort Manger at Beach Quarters Resort. I'm delighted that your accomodations met your expectations. As mentioned in your response our rooms do all look at the Beach and is a feature unique to our area of the beachfront. Again, thank you for your comments and I'll surly share your inputs during our staff meeting. I hope your future travels allows us the opportunity to serve you again. Thank you for slecting our resort while staying at Virginia Beach. We appreciate your business.

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Reviewed October 27, 2013

We traded a Marriott platinum week through Interval International and were assigned this property. After staying at multiple resort properties in the US and Internationally, we would rate Beach Quarters as a hotel but not a resort. It is apparent the facility was built as a hotel and has been converted. The walls are thin so you hear the people in the rooms around and above and can also hear anyone walking down the open outside hallway. Our one bedroom unit was on the third floor so we could also hear the people walking along the boardwalk and playing on the beach.

The rooms were clean and everything except the bedroom closet doors worked. A light bulb burned out in the living room and was promptly replaced after a call to the office. We were looking forward to using the steam room but they were updating the spa so it was not available.

We felt that Mary at the front desk was very helpful and explained that our exchange using Interval International only gave us a Captain Suite with two full size beds rather than a King's Suite that has a single queen size bed. Disappointing for our holiday but she handled the explanation well. Also took advantage of a power walk with Andrew, one of the people from the activity team. Even though I was the only person that showed up for the 8am walk, he still made the walk. I really appreciated his suggestions on local activities and restaurants.

We visited the area during the off season so it was not crowded but during season there could be problems in the parking garage. The turns are very narrow and you could see from the walls that many people have had accidents. We were grateful that Mary warned us so we were very careful. Best part of our week at Beach Quarters was the good service from Mary and Andrew.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Travellers1970
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William B, Manager at Beach Quarters Resort, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2013

I'm delighted that yor experiences, especially with our staff. lived up to our reputation of serving our guests each and everyday. I will pass your praised to both Andrew and Mary (our companies employee of the year). I understand your concerns with noise and we honestly try to express on property the need to respect eachother's vacation. Thank you again for recongizing my staff. I hope your future travels will afford us the opportunity to serve you again. Enjoy your day. Sincerely, Bill Beddie.

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Reviewed October 27, 2013

This is clearly an older resort that was once a hotel. This explains the tiny kitchenettes. The kitchen area is very small and only one person can fit in the area. However, the resort made good use of the allotted space in placement of the appliances. We stayed in a two bedroom unit with two kitchenettes. One of the kitchenettes contained a full refrigerator, convection oven, stove top, (very small) sink and mini dishwasher. The other kitchen had a microwave, a mini refrigerator (tiny freezer that needed to be defrosted) and sink. The coffee maker in the mini kitchenette had rust and needed to be replaced. The unit with the mini kitchenette had a huge jetted tub that was large enough to fit two adults comfortably. The parking garage was hazardous and very hard to maneuver. We usually drive our van on vacations, but I read the reviews about the garage and we drove the Prius. Maneuvering the turns was still a problem and we found it easier to ignore the arrows after our first attempt of parking upon arriving at the resort. Entering the garage from the street and driving to higher levels in the garage was easier when we drove in the direction opposite of the arrows. The staff was very helpful and friendly during our entire stay. Cleanliness was a problem. The cleaning staff did not pay attention to detail, and one of our rooms was not very clean. There was long brown hair in the tub, in the sink, in the drawers and one of the spatula had dried egg on it. The cleaning staff did a mid-week complimentary cleaning to my satisfaction. Overall, this is a nice resort.

  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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William B, Manager at Beach Quarters Resort, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2013

HI I'm Bill, the Resort Managers. Very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our Resort. I've shared your experience and remarks with team duirng early mornig preshift. It is comforting to know that we lived up to "your" standards. Our goals are to reach each and every guest needs. We would surely love to accomodate your next visit to the area. Sincerely, BIll Beddie Resort Manager

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Reviewed October 16, 2013

We traded into here, and are very disappointed. The rooms are small, the bathroom is so small that a large person could not fit into it! The "full kitchen" is so tiny that 2 people can't fit together in it. The garage is so tight fitting, that a small compact car has trouble parking. The 3 pools they advertise is not entirely true - one pool is across the street. The Wifi is terrible, and there are no beach chairs. Very disappointed - the resort is not up to Interval International standards at all!

The location is great. We walked to restaurants and shops, and it is right on the beach. The staff here is wonderful, but we would not stay here again. There are 4 of us traveling, and all of us are disappointed. It is nothing like the brochures!

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled with friends
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William B, General Manager at Beach Quarters Resort, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2013

I am Bill, the Resort Manager at this Resort. I would like to thank you for offering your feedback concerning your recent stay with us. We have used your feedback as a training opportunity with our staff to better our resort. The kitchens are compact yet efficient with the limited space associated with our suites. Your feedback is important and we look forward to your next stay at Beach Quarters. Thank you for your feedback and business!

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Reviewed September 16, 2013

This hotel was wonderful I would recommend to anyone clean , friendly , just great.My friends and I went to Va Beach for a girls weekend we had booked a different hotel upon arriving we discovered the hotel we booked was nasty so my friend went up and down the street looking for a new room and found this one . We had a wonderful time the room was great .

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with friends
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William B, Manager at Beach Quarters Resort, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2013

It's comforting to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our Resort. We would surely love to accomodate your next visit to the area. I will gladly share your response to my team of professionals. Sincerely, BIll Beddie Resort Manager

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Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

We have stayed at this resort twice and I have found very little to complain about. Our room was clean, the staff was very friendly and accommodating to any of our needs. Every room has a beachfront view and the balconies were the perfect size. To be honest, I was shocked by some of the other reviews. To be right on the beach for the price we paid, I couldn't ask for much more. There are two pools. One indoors, and the other is a rooftop pool. They aren't huge, but adequate. The parking garage has narrow ramps and you have to be careful and take your time maneuvering, but unless you have an oversized vehicle it's easily doable. We had a fabulous time and I would recommend this place to anyone who wants a relaxing, beachfront vacation at a reasonable price.

  • Stayed: September 2013
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William B, Manager at Beach Quarters Resort, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2013

Thank you for spending your holiday with us at Beach Quarters. We strive to meet the expectations of our guest - one guest at a time! I'll be sure to mention your comments to our staff during our morning pre shift meeting. We hope you'll slect us upon your return to Virginia Beach. Sincerely, Bill Beddie Resort Manager

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Address: 501 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3521 (Formerly Clarion)
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Location: United States > Virginia > Virginia Beach
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Virginia Beach
#37 On the Beach Hotel in Virginia Beach
Price Range: $71 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Beach Quarters Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 168
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
With the most amenities of any resort on the beach and all oceanfront rooms and suites, Beach Quarters is easily the best value on the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. One-bedroom suites that sleep up to six, and a full kitchen and queen sleeper sofa in living room, make it great choice for families vacationing for a week or more. Studios include one king bed or two double beds and a kitchenette. Get in a game of rooftop tennis or shuffle board, swim in the heated indoor oceanfront pool or soak up the sun at the 7th floor rooftop pool. Enjoy a frozen cocktail or a meal poolside at Sandbar, a tropical bar and grill on the 7th floor pool deck, open seasonally. Work-out in the expansive athletic club which features a sauna, steam room, whirlpool, and exercise machines. Additional resort amenities include a Business Center, laundry facilities onsite, free Wi-fi and onsite guest parking, a Youth Activity Center and Game Room, and easy access to water sports at Rudee Inlet. ... more   less 
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Beach Quarters Hotel Virginia Beach
Va Beach
Beach Quarters Virginia
Clarion Virginia Beach
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