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3 of 5 bubbles Review of The Oceanfront Inn

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The Oceanfront Inn
Ranked #19 of 109 Hotels in Virginia Beach
Atlanta, Georgia
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89 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“If you are looking for a bargain on the beach...”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2012

After a rather extravagant week in Williamsburg, my husband and I were looking for an inexpensive, clean room on Virginia Beach with an ocean view before catching our flight out of Richmond two days hence.
I saw the Oceanfront Inn was having a special of $54.00 a night. Bingo! We're off! After not seeing the ocean in awhile, we just wanted to be able to gaze at the sea, have a glass of wine and not stick to the carpet! All roooms have an ocean view and face the large boardwalk.
The only negative is that the hallways were somewhat suggestive of a penitentiary...making the room a nice surprise when first walking in!
No pillowtop mattresses here, but the king-sized bed was fine for two nights. Bring your own pillow if you can.

Room Tip: All rooms are oceanfront and have wi-fi
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  • Stayed February 2012, travelled with family
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OFIManagement, Manager at The Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review, 5 March 2012
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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Howlett Hill, New York, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2012

great location,Great price, had a good time besides the fact it was raining, hotel was clean, balcony view of ocean was priceless, will stay @ the oceanfront inn again when traveling to VB area, also the staff were so nice accommodating me and my wife on our honeymoon!!

  • Stayed May 2011, travelled as a couple
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Thank you for taking your time to share your positive feedback. We look forward to having you stay with us again in the future.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2011

We always pick the Oceanfront Inn when we make a quick trip to va beach. It's very clean, staff is nice, and its a great deal. You won't be disappointed!

  • Stayed October 2011
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Mechanicsville
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2011

this was a last minute stop, Virginia beach waterfront hotel. Nice people...clean room. decent price. the boardwalk was a great thing to do in the evening, and there was music on the beach in the evening.

Room Tip: get a beach side room. lovely ocean sound and view, day and night.
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  • Stayed August 2011, travelled as a couple
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2011

After being diverted from the Outer Banks due to hurricane Irene, we headed to Virginia Beach. Not wanting to spend alot of money, we stopped at 12 hotels on Oceanfront. This hotel was the least expensive. Location and room were great for the price. Would go again. We did not eat in the hotel. so cannot rate food.

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled as a couple
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Property: The Oceanfront Inn
Address: 2901 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3033
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Region: United States > Virginia > Virginia Beach
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Virginia Beach
#33 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
Price range (per night): $134 - $353
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Oceanfront Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 147
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In the heart of the Virginia Beach Oceanfront resort area, within 1.5 miles from the Virginia Beach Convention Center and 12.5 miles away from the local airport, The Oceanfront Inn is an ideal location for business and vacationing travelers. Right on the beach, The Oceanfront Inn offers you the ideal location to relax and enjoy all Virginia Beach offers, from nearby free seasonal events and concerts to delicious dining outlets and unique shops and attractions. Completed 2011 renovations include updated lobby, enhanced WiFi, expanded cable and updated guestrooms feature new wallpaper, new bedspreads and flat-screen televisions. ... more   less 
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