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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We arrived on a Saturday morning around 11 am after being told that our room was waiting. We had reserved a King room and were given 2 queens. The front desk did upgrade us to King Suite which we appreciated. However, the problem came when we returned from dinner around 8 pm. The nightclub in the hotel had a band...

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Tammy B, General Manager at Surfbreak Oceanfront Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and your comments on the noise from The restaurant attached to our hotel. Your feed back is very important to us and we take it very seriously. We will defiantly share your comments and concerns with the General Manager of the restaurant. Thank you,

Cambridge, Maryland
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited in the fall when the crowds have subsided. Great price in the off-season, clean, remodeled, and beautiful view!!! Right on the boardwalk and walking distance to many restaurants.

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Richmond, VA
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was a nice place and the room was fine. I loved the view even though it was raining for the weekend. The room was nice and looked exactly like it did on the website. My husband and I had an event to attend and decided to spend the night in Virginia Beach. What we didn't expect was a band...

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Chincoteague Island, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Check in was a breeze with Jessica. When we arrived to our room it was much larger than I originally anticipated. We had a first floor pool side suite but still had a gorgeous view of the oceanfront and boardwalk areas. I noticed we did not have shampoo in the bathroom but right on cue, Jessica called to check on...

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tbarker2017, General Manager at Surfbreak Oceanfront Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great feedback!! We are so excited that you enjoyed your stay and your room. We will defiantly share your review with Jessica and staff. We do hope you will be back to visit us in the near future. Have a great Summer!! Tammy Barker General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking for a place for you and your family to enjoy for a weekend. I assure you this is not the place. Take your money and go elsewhere. The pictures are truly deceiving. I checked in, paid for 3 rooms for me and the family, over the weekend. The suite had no heat. My elderly mom and...

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Mrs. Midgette, I do apologize that you had a horrible experience at our hotel. I did speak with your family prior to them leaving and extremely apologized for the heat not working in the rooms they were moved to. There were no charges posted to that room for the night of the moves as a gesture of our apology. As...

Reviewed 14 February 2017

We stayed in a suite last June. I was excited that this was a renovated hotel but the pictures are misleading. While it did have new beds and furniture, the extremely sloppy finishing details in the construction made you question that it was all cosmetic. Pool towels and bathroom towels supply were extremely limited. The front desk personnel were borderline...

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1Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This was a really good hotel great service and friendly staff really nice view it was well worth the money would definitely come back only one down side was one elevator the at times would be really slow and busy but location was really nice to Loyang things to do within walking distance I would give it four out of...

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Manassas, Virginia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Here's the thing, it's conveniently located, if you can find it. They have no sign at street level, so you have to look UP to find the it. The staff was pleasant. The room was fine, seemed clean enough. The bed was a little hard but wasn't too bad. There really are only two negatives about this place which would...

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Walkerton
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Next time I will pay an extra 50$/night for another hotel. Elevator was slow as a turtle , there was no parking on site, there were no roll carts available, the pool area was very dated and dirty looking

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here over 2 weeks to help out after the hurricane. Even though we worked long hours. We enjoyed getting off work and going down to the beach. Such a beautiful scenery. We loved waking up to the sound of the ocean and watching the dolphins swim while we were there. If you wanted food and drinks. The bar...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Focus on the destination in a whole new way at the non-smoking Surfbreak Oceanfront Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection(R) Member in Virginia Beach, VA located on the famed Virginia Beach Boardwalk. Our boutique oceanfront Virginia Beach hotel makes it easy to find the true local flavor you crave by offering proximity to attractions like: Virginia Aquarium Virginia Beach Convention Center Ocean Breeze Waterpark First Landing State Park Sandbridge Beach After exploring the hidden treasures off the beaten path that make this area so special, head back to our Virginia Beach hotel and treat yourself to a delicious meal at our Calypso restaurant. Amenities include: Free WiFi Business center Meeting rooms Seasonal outdoor pool Guest laundry services Enjoy blissful relaxation and enjoyment in your guest room, which offers amenities like a microwave, refrigerator, flat-screen TV, coffee maker, hair dryer and desk. Ask about our rooms with ocean views! Let the destination reach you at Surfbreak Oceanfront Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member. Virginia Beach hotels like ours connect you to the places, moments and experiences that make each destination special. Book now! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surfbreak Oceanfront Hotel

Address: 1101 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3503 (Formerly Grand Ocean Hotel)
Region: United States > Virginia > Virginia Beach
Price Range: $121 - $381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Surfbreak Oceanfront Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Atlantic Sands Oceanfront Virginia Beach
Atlantic Sands Oceanfront Hotel
Hotel Style:
#38 On the Beach Hotel in Virginia Beach
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“If there is a band playing, there are no good rooms.”
garyb202, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“BEWARE of very loud music until 2 am.”
Cynluvs2travel, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The toilet didn't flush in our room unless you held the handle down until it was done. The maid used our toilet and left a "floater" when we returned. Gross.”
584terid, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay here!! You won't regret it! ”
, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room was clean and updated. Needed changing of pillow case upon my arrival but was handled very quickly by front desk. ”
angelmrico99, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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