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The Founders Inn and Spa

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

Spent the weekend (Friday through Sunday - 2 nights) at Founders Inn for a friend's son's wedding. Room was okay except that air conditioning broke down Saturday and could not be fixed. They upgraded us to a room in the main building. Both beds were...More

Thank Paul V
Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 12 August 2016

Paul V, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are so sorry that the air-conditioning was not working on the second night, but glad we were able to switch your room. We are in the process of replacing all of our...More

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We actually stayed here twice in one week. The first time for one night, and the second time for 2 nights(after a bad experience at another hotel that we had previously booked). Both stays were great! Front desk staff was friendly and helpful at both...More

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Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 12 August 2016

MissBehavior81, Thank you so much for your kind review and we are thrilled that you came back to stay with us two times in one week. We look forward to having you stay with us again in the near future. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of...More

Reviewed 10 August 2016

Very nice surroundings but more attention needs to be spent on basic things like providing towels and cleaning your room. No towels when we arrived and room was not cleaned or towels provided on second day despite 4 requests toe epsilon. Had to take out...More

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Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 11 August 2016

junespeirs, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. I am glad that you enjoyed the surroundings, but I am sorry to hear that we did not provide excellent service to your guest room. We are also disappointed that it took that long for you...More

Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

This was definately one of the more unique and interesting hotels to stay at. It's divided into multiple buildings and the whole campus reminds you of a colonial era village or town square. Though not authentic colonial structures, they do seem to capture the feel...More

Thank Nicholas T
Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 10 August 2016

Nicholas T, We are so glad you that enjoyed our unique hotel and we pride ourselves with being the only one in the world. The Founders Inn and Spa is very proud of our history, but we also like modern upgrades as well. I am...More

Reviewed 9 August 2016

My husband & I arrived at your Inn around 4:50 pm on 7/29/16. Check in was supposed to be at 4:00. We figured our room would be ready. After waiting in a lengthy check-in line, we were told our room was not ready - it...More

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Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 10 August 2016

MeMe-in-MD, You have every right to be disappointed in your stay with and I am so sorry to hear about your check in process. That is certainly not our norm, but it did happen and for that I am sorry. There is no excuse for...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
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US$ 128 - US$ 227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Virginia Beach
#1 Luxury Hotel in Virginia Beach
#18 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 128 - US$ 227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Virginia Beach
#1 Luxury Hotel in Virginia Beach
#18 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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29 April 2018|
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Response from Melissa G | Property representative |
We are very close to the Virginia Beach Amphitheater and it is a straight 6 mile drive from our hotel to the facility.
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Sara H
16 June 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
29 May 2017|
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Response from Kane24 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes Uber, Lyft and cabs are available
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"Avoid first floor, corner suites larger, higher floors are less damp"
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"Beautiful grounds, accommodating staff, individually decorated rooms"
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