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    Dolphin Inn

    1705 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3424
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    Overview
    • Excellent11%
    • Very good21%
    • Average15%
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    • Terrible36%
    9 Jun 2017
    “Room service steals, only select few employees are respectable”
    9 Jun 2017
    “Don't think about it!!”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Kitchenette
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    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 22 June 2016

    It was our first time staying at the Dolphin Inn, I was pleasantly surprised by the size of the room and how nice and clean it was, Dont judge a book by its cover, thank you for a last minute booking!More

    2  Thank buttonluver7
    Response from GM0047, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin InnResponded 24 June 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to let us know how you enjoyed your stay with us! It's rewarding to learn that we exceeded your expectations with the accommodations,and cleanliness of our guest rooms. Your feedback will serve as encouragement to all of our staff...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2016

    Loved this place. Found a super cosy parking spot in their parking lot which is very important for us. The suites are two room suites. There is a separate bedroom and a living room with huge patio that overlooks the ocean. Their staff, right from...More

    2  Thank Varuna D
    Response from GM0047, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin InnResponded 16 June 2016

    Thank you so much for your feedback and kind words regarding the five star service and accommodations that you received during your most recent stay with us! We are driven by the motivation of giving our guests the best service there is to offer, and...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

    Pros: Very spacious, nice bathroom, wonderful view, clean room Cons: Thin walls (heard neighbors 'nighttime activities'), stairwells poorly lit, nasty exterior, absolutely horrid parking, only received 3 towels with 4 guests.More

    1  Thank sdavis1022
    Response from GM0047, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin InnResponded 14 June 2016

    Thank you for sharing the details about your recent visit. We appreciate that you've taken the time to share the ways that we have impressed you and the ways that we can improve we want you to know that the matters you mentioned are being...More

    Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

    I was worried after I booked hotel. I didn't read reviews before hand.I read them after and was so worried. The room was super clean. We got ended up with a king size bed and living area. Thank goodness pull out couch so my son...More

    Thank Stephanie F
    Response from GM0047, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin InnResponded 24 June 2016

    Thank you for sharing your experience, and I am so sorry to learn that we failed to meet your expectations of quality service and accommodations. We value your opinion and suggestions for improvement as these comments help us to improve upon the guest experience at...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

    Had mixed emotions about this Hotel but it was clean and had some new furniture and they are in the process of renovations great view from rooms they are actually oceanfront apartments which makes it even better with a family lots of room and they...More

    1  Thank Tangee T
    Response from GM0047, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin InnResponded 14 June 2016

    We are driven by the motivation of giving our guests the best service there is to offer, and it gives us great joy to know that we have done a good job in attending to your needs. Thank you for choosing to stay with us,...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$142 - US$405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #50 On the Beach Hotel in Virginia Beach
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 54
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    Cmichael1
    25 February 2017|
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    Response from jaze88 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Cmichael1, To be honest with you I don't really know if they are pet friendly. I wouldn't think so and personally I wouldn't take my pet with me if they did allow them. This place is not fit for people let alone your... More
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    17 July 2016|
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    Response from Dolores W | Reviewed this property |
    The living room wasn't outdated but the bedroom was. A tube tv and the beds were older. I know when I was there they were renovating some floors and taking out the jacuzzi and putting regular tubs. I've never stayed at... More
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