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Colonial-style Virginia Beach resort near Norfolk
Near Norfolk, beaches
This colonial-style resort is situated 8 miles from downtown Norfolk, 12 miles from Chesapeake Bay beaches, and 16 miles from the Virginia Beach boardwalk; Colonial Williamsburg is 50 miles away.
Spa, indoor pool
The Flowering Almond Spa offers a full range of treatments and one of the on-site restaurants features an extensive wine list. Founders Inn and Spa also offers an indoor pool and an outdoor pool with a 25-foot waterslide.
Founders Inn and Spa guestrooms are decorated in southern Colonial style and feature complimentary wireless Internet access and TVs with cable channels. Additional amenities include compact refrigerators and daily housekeeping.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The Founders Inn and Spa, with Colonial-style architecture and English gardens, is situated 8 miles from downtown Norfolk and 16 miles from the Virginia Beach boardwalk. The hotel offers an airport shuttle and an area shuttle (surcharges).
The Flowering Almond Spa offers a variety of spa treatments. A nearby spa tub overlooks the lake. Fitness facilities include an outdoor pool with waterslide. Two tennis courts are available.
Business facilities include a 24-hour business center, conference center, exhibit space, 10 meeting rooms, and a technology support staff for the 25,000 square feet of meeting space. High-speed Internet access is complimentary throughout hotel. Other hotel amenities include ATM/banking, tour assistance, wedding services, and a garden.
Swan Terrace Restaurant, with dining indoors or on the lakeside terrace, features fresh seafood, a variety of American regional dishes, and an extensive wine list. The Hunt Room, with a pool table and two 36-inch plasma TVs, is another dining option.
Valet and self parking are complimentary.
- Room service
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- 24-hour front desk
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Audiovisual equipment
- Number of floors - 3
- Banquet facilities
- Tennis on site
- Business services
- Concierge services
- Multiple large conference rooms
- Currency exchange
- Event catering
- Express check-out
- Fireplace in lobby
- Full-service health spa
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Health club
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Total number of rooms - 240
- Free parking
- Valet parking
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Meeting facilities size (meters) - 2323
- Self parking
- Spa tub
- Swimming pool - indoor
- Swimming pool - outdoor
- Beauty services
- Coffee shop or café
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Exhibit space
- Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
- Billiards or pool table
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Technology support staff
- Designated smoking areas
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Massage - spa treatment room(s)
- Picnic area
- Pool table
- Conference center
- Outdoor tennis courts 2
- Snack bar/deli
- Area shuttle (surcharge)
- 24-hour business center
- Meeting facilities size (feet) - 25000
- Number of meeting/conference rooms - 10
- Security guard
- Smoke-free property (fines apply)
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Swimming pool - outdoor seasonal
- Tour assistance
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet
Free parking, Self parking, Valet parking
- Room Amenities
- Daily housekeeping
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Climate control
- Clock radio
- Coffee/tea maker
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Premium bedding
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Soundproofed rooms
- Direct-dial phone
- Multi-line phone
- Free local calls
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Microwave (on request)
- Extra towels/bedding
- Turndown service (on request)
- Shower/tub combination
- Private bathroom
- Designer toiletries
- Bathroom phone
- Complimentary toiletries
- Extra towels/bedding in room
- Makeup/shaving mirror
- Voice mail
- Wake-up calls
- In-room safe
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cordless phone
- Cable TV service
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- TV Internet access (surcharge)
- Down comforter
- Down blanket
- Individually furnished
- Individually decorated
- Pillowtop mattress
- LCD TV
Swan Terrace Restaurant - Fine dining. Fresh seafood, American regional dishes. Extensive wine list. Open for breakfast and lunch daily. Dinner Tuesdays through Saturdays. Also serves Sunday brunch.
The Hunt Room - Casual dining with a bar. Pool table and plasma TVs. Pub fare. Open for lunch and dinner daily.
The Muffin Pan (Seasonal) - Coffee shop. Freshly baked muffins. Open daily, early morning till early afternoon.
The Flowering Almond Spa at The Founders Inn offers a wide range of rejuvenation, relaxation, and beauty treatments. A fitness center provides cardio machines, free weights, and elliptical equipment.
The resort has an indoor pool, heated to 78-degrees, and an outdoor pool with a 25-foot waterslide and interactive fountains. An outdoor spa tub provides views of the lake.
Additional on-site recreational opportunities include: volleyball, tennis, and a lakeside jogging trail.
The Tournament Players Club of Virginia Beach, eight miles away, is one of the premier public golf facilities in the region. Guest services at The Founders Inn and Spa can assist you in arranging tee times.
- Golfing nearby
- Racquetball/squash nearby
- Swimming on site
The Flowering Almond Spa offers a variety of treatments, including: Swedish, deep tissue, and sacred stone massages. A variety of facials are available, as are manicure and pedicure treatments. (Surcharges apply for all services.) When guests receive any spa treatment, they have full access to the gym and indoor pool for the entire day of the scheduled service.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Guests under 13 are not allowed in the spa.
- Minimum age to access spa is 13
- Number of treatment rooms 5
- Outdoor treatment areas
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Nutrition consultation in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Spa café
- Spa boutique
- Courtyard view from spa
- Garden view from spa
- Hot springs/mineral springs in spa
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- In-room accessibility
Policies & Fees
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Check-out time is 11 AM
- Payment types
Accepted at this hotel: MasterCard, Visa
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Pet deposit: USD 150 per stay
- Additional Details
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.