Founders Inn And Spa - Virginia Beach

5641 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach, United States, 23464  show map
 4 stars
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Founders Inn And Spa - Virginia Beach

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Valet parking

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Saltwater pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Service was great - Breakfast bar was so good - Complimentary high speed internet
  • Lots of free parking - Fitness, pool, and spa are excellent.
  • Staff was very attentive - Room was beautiful - Service was not that great
  • Grounds are beautiful - Rooms nice - Restaurants on property are great
  • Exercise room was nice - Spa treatments were great - The most comfortable beds

Overview

Featuring a sunbathing terrace, a saltwater pool and a pool area, Founders Inn And Spa offers individual rooms overlooking the lake. The elegant hotel is a good example of Georgian architecture in Virginia Beach.

Founders Inn And Spa lies near the sandy beach. The property is set within 10 km distance from Virginia Beach city center.

MacArthur Memorial is 10.0 km from the hotel and Nightmare Mansion is about 19.9 km away.

Norfolk International airport can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Founders Inn And Spa.

Rooms

Founders Inn And Spa features rooms with a Colonial interior that come with a laptop-size safe, LCD flat-screen TV, complimentary wireless internet, a refrigerator and pay television for a pleasant stay in Virginia Beach. Other comforts include a microwave and coffee/tea makers for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A good breakfast is served in Founders Inn And Spa, invigorating guests for lawn tennis and golf. The restaurant menu features regional dishes. Offering a variety of dishes, Swan Terrace Restaurant and Shoney's are just about 50 meters away.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of USD 13.95 per person per night. 

Services

Comforts like an elevator, an ATM and free parking are provided on site.

Relax

Guests will benefit from a spa lounge, a health club and a solarium as well as reflex massage and facials. A gym, a jogging track and a fitness centre are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   240.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Barber shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Jogging track

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid beach shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • American plan
  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Audiovisual equipment

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's buffet
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's pool
  • Water slides
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Saltwater pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Electronic door locks
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • King-size bed
  • Queen bed
  • Sofa bed

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

5641 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach, United States, 23464

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City Center
  • Virginia Beach
    6.2 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    3700 ft
Restaurants
  • Swan Terrace Restaurant (cuisine: American)
    200 ft
  • Shoney's (cuisine: American)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    240

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: King-size bed
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    Park King Suite
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        Single Room
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          Queen Room
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Founders Inn And Spa - Virginia Beach Virginia Beach location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              5641 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach, United States, 23464

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Virginia Beach
                6.2 mi
              Airports
              • Bus stop
                3700 ft
              Restaurants
              • Swan Terrace Restaurant (cuisine: American)
                200 ft
              • Shoney's (cuisine: American)
                600 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  4 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                240

              Founders Inn And Spa Location

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              What's nearby

              Places of interest

              Amusement

              • Kempsville Family Skating Ctr - 4300 ft
              • Indian River Lanes - 2.0 mi

              Stadiums

              • Virginia Beach Sportsplex - 5.8 mi

              Parks

              • Woodstock Park - 3700 ft
              • City View Park - 1.9 mi

              Universities, Institutes

              • Regent University - 2300 ft
              • Tidewater Real Estate School - 1.1 mi
              • Tabernacle Baptist Bible Clg - 1.1 mi
              • King James Bible College - 1.4 mi
              • Indian River Beauty Academy - 1.7 mi
              • Advanced Technology Institute - 2.6 mi
              • Ecpi College of Technology - 2.8 mi

              College Campuses

              Local attractions

              • Mount Trashmore Park - 4.0 mi
                310 Edwin Drive, Virginia Beach
              • Chesapeake Arboretum - 4.9 mi
                624 Oak Grove Road, Chesapeake
              • MacArthur Memorial - 6.2 mi
                MacArthur Square, Norfolk
              • Oak Grove Lake Park - 4.8 mi
                100 Byron Street, Chesapeake
              • Lynnhaven House - 6.1 mi
                4405 Wishart Rd, Virginia Beach

              Restaurants nearby

              • Swan Terrace Restaurant - 200 ft

                Address: 5641 Indian River Rd
                Phone: +1 757-366-5777

                83% likes this, based on 121 reviews
                Cuisine: American
                Price Range: USD 0 - USD 30

              • Waffle House - 700 ft

                Address: 5656 Indian River Rd
                Phone: 757-420-7872

                65% likes this, based on 18 reviews

              • Muffin Pan - 800 ft

                Address: 5641 Indian River Rd
                Phone: (757) 366-5747

                51% likes this, based on 10 reviews

              • Shoney's - 600 ft

                Address: 5668 Indian River Rd
                Phone: 757-420-3773

                70% likes this, based on 45 reviews
                Cuisine: American
                Price Range: USD 0 - USD 8

              • Mancuso's Pizza - 800 ft

                Address: 5660 Indian River Rd
                Phone: 757-424-8118

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  4 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                240
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              Founders Inn And Spa Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Founders Inn And Spa

              Average guest rating

              7.2out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 13 reviews

              Guest reviews

              • Family with children
                7.8

                An lovely and idyllic place. Great supervised outdoor pool where you can read and relax.

                If you toss and turn like me, the beds are terrible. You quickly end up on the bare mattress. Don't look under the bed, the bogeyman left years of stuff under it.

              • Family with children
                9.6

                This was a very cozy lodge. The grounds were well preserved and easy to move around. The staff was extra friendly. We were able to take advantage of the pool and fitness area. Even considering the distance, we preferred Founder's Inn to the beach accommodations at Virginia Beach

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                I liked the overall atmosphere and decor. The view from our room was beautiful. Our dinner was excellent and I really appreciated executive chef Scott Simpson stopping by our table to ask how we were enjoying our meal. The pool was wonderful!

                The bed was too high. I thought I was going to fall off every time I got out of bed. The a/c took a very long time to cool the room.

              • Older travelers
                7.0

                Really enjoyed the clean room & grounds are like an English garden. Over all very beautiful hotel! Annemarie & Jim

                Will recommend to friends & family !

              • Family with children
                7.0

                Staff was excellent, friendly, helpful. The decor and grounds are pretty. The proximity to my relatives' home was the only reason I chose to stay here.

                Poor mattresses on the beds. They need replacement; the middle of the mattresses were sagging from much use. The room and bathroom should have been cleaner.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Founders Inn And Spa - Virginia Beach Virginia Beach location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              5641 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach, United States, 23464

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Virginia Beach
                6.2 mi
              Airports
              • Bus stop
                3700 ft
              Restaurants
              • Swan Terrace Restaurant (cuisine: American)
                200 ft
              • Shoney's (cuisine: American)
                600 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  4 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                240