Hampton Inn Virginia Beach Oceanfront North
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... holding up here waiting for a weather window Saturday morning. There is a low approaching Cape Hattress/Cape Fear that is bringing 30-40 kt winds, gusts to 50 with 10-15 ft seas. Fortunately it is nice and comfortable inside with the three heating units running. This also gives us time to go over the boat in greater detail to ensure that everything is ready. With 3 guys on board the boat is looking like a bachelor pad.
... I will be going to France for a month to work on my French language skills, them meeting up with my sister and some friends to travel around France, England, Scottland, and Ireland.
There are a million things running through my mind as I prepare for my travels in May, June, and July. Like, how will I fit all my makeup when we are backpacking around Europe?? Is it ...
Well we were able too out run the snow,first three days drove 12hrs.per day that was hell,driving ar nite getting lost #$#@ the second nite at parsippany NJ into bed and out back on road to virgina beach another 12hrs driving and getting lost got into virgina beach about 10 at nite.
Finally Sunday we did some site seeing went to Norfolk and did the naval museum took pics.
... at the Eastern Shore of Virginia and Woody wants a tour of the Eastern Shore Of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge beginning with the Welcome Center and then hiking the nature paths. This area is one of the most important avian migration funnels in North America. Each fall, like colorful clockwork, the refuge is ...
Clearly ignoring the ample signage, the surf was up and so were the surfers. As the sun was setting, an Oyster boat returned to harbor packed to the top with a fresh catch. We would enjoy some later.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
Historical Traveler Reviews Hampton Inn Virginia Beach Oceanfront North
Lots of fun at Days Inn-Oceanfront
We went on 7/24/04 - 7/27/04 our stay at Days Inn was very pleasant. The rooms were clean and had a view/balcony facing the beach. The staff was very nice and tried to accomodate you. The beach wasn't too crowded by the hotel which made it very nice since we weren't on top of others. Chairs and umbrellas were expensive, We ended up buying two chairs across the street for $7.99 each. We used them the three days. The restaurant food was good - a little slow but we only ate breakfast there on their patio so we didn't mind taking our time. Their pool was small but we used the beach so it didn't matter. Definitely reccommend it!
The ocean view is wonderful. The dolphins frolic every morning in full view of the hotel balconies and beach. Parking is all ground floor and easily accessible. The staff was extremely courteous. I called ahead and asked about beach accessibility for a handicapped person, and was given excellent information. The access is easy, has handrails and wheelchair ramp. It is level and handicapped friendly. Beach is clean and not overly crowded. Nice benches and ornamental grasses make this section of the boardwalk pleasant and attractive. It is less frantically busy than farther down on Atlantic Avenue. Beach area is well lit and very pleasant in the evening.
I recently stayed here May 13-14, 2004 with our High School Band. My experience was mixed: great hotel staff-very helpful but our room just stank! Apparently it was a smokers' room despite calling long-distance specifically to request a non-smokers' room. Minuses: the pool was tiny, the lobby almost non-existent, the room (as mentioned) very not only smoky-smelling but moldy smelling (I woke up both nights with a never-before experienced asthma attack-extremely frightening-had to be prescribed an inhaler upon arrival at home). Pluses: fabulous view out the balcony, great location to the boardwalk, great breakfasts, very nice hotel staff. I liked Virginia Beach but the entire time we were there, I did not see one patrol car on the road in our area (in direct contrast to Myrtle Beach where I personally had been less than a month previously). I did not feel the city patrols its streets enough-many cruising cars go by with a lot of muffler-enhanced noise. We did enjoy the food, the ocean, the view, the dolphins playing in the surf, the sheer friendliness of everyone we met. Thank you Virginia Beach!
Timbuktu used to be a high-quality, upscale restaurant, but has declined in quality. Easter Sunday was our third visit to Timbuktu and the most disappointing. The buffet , at $20 per person, was an ordinary steam-table selection of overcooked meat drenched in juice, generic vegetables, rice, and potatoes.
The title of this review explains why I might consider returning to this hotel. The rest of the story is quiet unique. We arrived a bit early, and we were told to walk the boardwalk and come back in an hour or so. We were tired and it was hot outside, but we were OK with this.
This is lovliest hotel we've ever stayed at! They accept pets and have a beatiful view. We'll be returning here next summer.
My family and I stayed 5 nights at the Days Inn Oceanfront (there were 8 adults and 1 child), and we were all extremely pleased with our overall experience. I have already called AAA for reservations for my fiancee, my son, and myself for this year. I wouldn't dream of staying ANYWHERE else in Virginia Beach.
Bed linens were dirty upon arrival. We requested clean ones and were told that they didn't have any available that we should sleep between the bedspread and the blanket. The bedspread was even worse. We didn't get clean linens until the next morning. (Not to mention the pet and other stains on the floor and chairs) YUCK!
The hotel and everything about it was wonderful. We made our reservations at this hotel because we wanted to take our dogs to the beach, but would stay here without our pets too. The room where we stayed was excellent even though it was one of their "pet rooms". One more plus is that it was very quiet. We would definately stay there again.
GREAT VIEW GREAT PLACE GREAT PEOPLE
We recently stayed at the Days Inn Oceanfront and our experience was excellent...from the view from the room to the all the employees...We also ate at their restaurant "Timbuktu" and the dining experience was excellent...not the normal resturant you find in Days Inn this rest was a five star in my opinion...I would highly recommend the hotel both for families and business