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The Founders Inn and Spa

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  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 11 March 2016

I was the meeting planner for a 175 person conference which was held at the Founders Inn. There were many positives about my experience. One of them happened before I even got there. Amber Walker-Taylor at the Front Desk handled a rooming problem with one...More

Thank oagtravelgal
Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 17 March 2016

Oagtravelgal, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us. I will make sure that all of the employees that you mentioned are aware of your positive comments. We do hope that you and your group return to The Founders...More

Reviewed 9 March 2016

Check in was easy as the desk clerks were very pleasant and handled our check in very quickly and efficiently. I was ill when I arrived and needed some tea and the young lady in the main restaurant was very helpful. Also, Shawn and Travon...More

Thank sheriffcrawford
Response from FoundersInn, General Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 15 March 2016

Dear sheriffcrawford, Thank you for your review. I will be sure to pass your kind words along to the staff in the Swan Terrace. I hope that you are feeling better now and will stay with us again. Sincerely, Ellen Ruane

Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

The grounds and area is nice, staff friendly but don't really care about your experience. The tub filled with water when showering, bed was like sleeping in the grand Canyon, we sunk into the middle of the matress, mentioned this to front desk and all...More

1  Thank MICHAEL Q
Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 17 March 2016

MICHAEL Q, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We always strive to make every guests experience with us a memorable one and it does appear that we fell short with your visit. We are in the process of remodeling all of our bathrooms,...More

Reviewed 27 February 2016

We booked then read more reviews and became concerned because of many "not so good" comments. We were pleasantly reassured of making a good choice as We found Founders Inn to be a very good choice that met all of our needs, comforts and courtesy....More

2  Thank Lon B
Response from FoundersInn, General Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 29 February 2016

Dear Lon B, Thank you for your kind review. I am so happy that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and your traveling buddy had fun too. I do hope that you will return and be our guest again. Sincerely, Ellen Ruane

Reviewed 15 February 2016

First let me state that I am not normally a complainer. I tend to be an "it is what it is" kind of a person. However, all together between paying $150 for a conference, $425 for rooms and breakfast and probably another $100 for coffees...More

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Response from Melissa G, Manager at The Founders Inn and SpaResponded 17 March 2016

Ed f, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. This is the only way our staff and service can improve moving forward. I do hope you will consider staying with us again in the future. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of...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 )
Spa
Bar/Lounge
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
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 93 - USD 187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Virginia Beach
#18 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 93 - USD 187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Virginia Beach
#18 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
#23 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Sara H
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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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Geneva S
28 May 2017|
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Response from NowOnOBX-KateInNJ52 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Geneva, I seriously doubt if they would call you with a cancellation. The hotel is in great demand and could probably fill any cancellation in less than an hour, even without a reserve list. Your best bet is to keep... More
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