Book your room at The Cavalier Oceanfront

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Historic oceanfront hotel in Virginia Beach

Near boardwalk

The Cavalier Oceanfront is 1 mile from the Virginia Beach Boardwalk and the Virginia Beach Convention Center, and steps from the sand. Ocean Breeze Fun Park is 3 miles away.

Ocean view outdoor pool

The Olympic-sized outdoor pool overlooks the ocean and has a lifeguard from 9 AM - 6 PM. Guests can enjoy drinks at the poolside bar. For kids, there's a children's pool and playground.

Internet, refrigerators

Guest rooms offer full ocean views, and are equipped with refrigerators, microwaves, coffeemakers, ironing boards, and cable TV. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 2 September and 14 May.

The Cavalier Oceanfront

At your hotel

The Cavalier Oceanfront tower overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. An Art Deco-style lobby is furnished with overstuffed chairs. A sea-view sundeck provides lounge chair seating. This family-friendly oceanfront property offers a seasonal outdoor pool and a poolside restaurant. A fitness facility contains cardiovascular and weight-training equipment.

Guests can start their day with complimentary breakfast. Parents appreciate the children's seasonal programs. A wading pool, a playground, and seasonal children's activities (surcharge) are also available.

Complimentary wireless and high-speed wired Internet access is available in public areas.

  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Total number of rooms - 271
  • Number of floors - 10
  • Bar/lounge
  • Business center
  • Free breakfast
  • Express check-out
  • Conference space
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Meeting rooms
  • Direct access to private beach
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Private beach nearby
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

In your room

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Cable TV service
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
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Eat and drink

The Sand Dollar - Offers free breakfast each morning with each reservation.

Dolphin Lounge - The perfect place to grab a light bite or a full entrée from the Sand Dollar menu. Enjoy beverages in a relaxed atmosphere, with a full bar and big screen television.

The Breezeway Cafe - The ideal place to lunch for those spending the day by the hotel's oceanfront pool. From fresh fruits and summer salads to specialty sandwiches, the Breezeway Cafe will satisfy appetites in a most relaxing way.

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  • Golfing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Basketball on site
  • Playground on site
  • Boat tours nearby


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

The fine print for The Cavalier Oceanfront

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

When you leave

Check-out time is 11 AM

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No pets or service animals allowed

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We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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