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Expansive Boardwalk

Separate Ocean Front Bike Path makes it more safe and useable. I also love how pet friendly and... read more

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eileenkg
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Camden Wyoming
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We went to the Beach in February it was a gorgeous bluebird day. I'm from NY I had to stick my feet... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
296kimberlyc
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Rensselaer, New York
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This three-mile concrete promenade is always busy with bicyclists, strollers, diners and people-watchers. During the summer, three oceanfront stages offer nightly entertainment.
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Reviewed today via mobile

Virginia Beach Boardwalk is dirty, over-crowded, & crime-ridden! Do yourself a favor & skip it. Disgusting beach & community!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Separate Ocean Front Bike Path makes it more safe and useable. I also love how pet friendly and clean the area is.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank eileenkg
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to the Beach in February it was a gorgeous bluebird day. I'm from NY I had to stick my feet in the water. It was cold and refreshing. We got salt water taffy at cute little candy shop and of course some fudge....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 296kimberlyc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoying .resting.bonding with family .shopping..people watching. Nice friendly folks.nice clean.nice.nice.lots of choices.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank carla c
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had seen pictures of the boardwalk & it seemed ok however once there pictures make no justice. It’s an amazing feeling, listening to the ocean waves & walking with friends & family makes you feel relaxed and chill. There’s also trail for bikes &...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BigMike407
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed on Virginia Beach for four days and walked the length of the boardwalk every day with our dog. It is just delightful.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank marabel100
Reviewed 4 days ago

The bike path the walkway and the beach. All a good place to walk ride and stroll. Always see something different. Just a good place to relax and watch.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dimitar G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Absolutely love the virginia beach boardwalk. This place is great to take the family for a stroll along the beach

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank zoe d
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The boardwalk is made of concrete, so don’t expect ‘boards’. It is a very nice walk, lasting about 3 miles, according to my Apple Watch. Restaurants abound, so there’s plenty of choice, unless you are vegan or vegetarian. On a nice day, this is not...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 116JamesG
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Va. Beach has greatly improved over the years. The boardwalk is great for walking, jogging or bike riding. 40 blocks long and people are out there watching the sunrise every morning until dark. Many of the oceanfront hotels have outside restaurants open in season. Just...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ewees
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Ken O
18 November 2018|
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Response from Sue S | Reviewed this property |
I think it is very pleasant at Christmas, not in full swing like the summer and prob for a more mature/family type crowd. The weather can be surprising in either direction. I would def take a full winter coat and if water... More
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CCconnie2013
25 September 2018|
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Response from adammC506OL | Reviewed this property |
I ate ate YNot, an Italian place that had a nice patio and a family had their dog. They even opened the patio for them. I was only there one night but saw lots of patios and lots of people with dogs....
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CCconnie2013
25 September 2018|
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Response from Louise T | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are pets on the boardwalk but I don't believe it is realy dog friendly.
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