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    Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel

    425 Water St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3801
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    All of the staff was exceptionally helpful and friendly. The valets were on point and very personable. They made a great first impression as soon as we pulled up. The bar area is nice and cozy, and the bartenders were attentive but not overbearing. Breakfast...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed at this hotel the beginning of February for business in the area. The hotel is outdated and in need of renovation. The rooms are outdated with bathrooms in need of renovation, old carpets, and the concierge floor is very outdated as well. The restaurant...More

    Thank Striper
    Response from Toni P, General Manager at Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Striper, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel through TripAdvisor. I appreciate your feedback and my sincere apology for any inconvenience we may have caused you during your recent stay with us. The hotel is currently under new ownership...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I did not stay at the hotel, I attended a two day conference there (VESA). First, the hotel is gorgeous. Huge windows, sweeping views of the river, and the classic, nautical decor is perfectly done. Specifically though, the service was stellar. The hotel banquet services...More

    Thank Meredith H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    It is a beautiful conference hotel on the river. The ferry is next to the hotel, one of three spots it stops, including Waterside in Norfolk. We had a room overlooking the river. I was most happy that the comforter was actually a very soft...More

    Thank F3145SRrichardp
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Room was clean except for the leak under the sink. Front desk was very pleasant at checkout, but appeared to be a bit confused at check in. Pool area was nice, but hot tub was too hot to get in. Pool towels were tiny... Buffet...More

    Thank SherryMVa
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Hot Tub
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    • USD 133 - USD 214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 249
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    • Location
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    • Virginia >
    • Portsmouth
    • Also Known As
    • Renaissance Portsmouth Hotel & Waterfront Portsmouth ,
    • Renaissance Portsmouth Hotel And Waterfront Conference Center
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    phyllisorlando
    23 January 2018|
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    Response from Savebird | Reviewed this property |
    Not in my room either. You can call the hotel for more information; they have a very good service, nice personnel
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    Xinhua F
    24 October 2017|
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    Response from Judi R | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure...we drive from southern Maryland to Portsmouth Va.
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    metalhead
    23 June 2017|
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    Response from marianne426 | Reviewed this property |
    I would say yes, it is safe, we walked at night and never felt threatened.
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