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The Dolphin Inn

1705 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451

+1 757 491 1420

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based on 1,269 reviews

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About The Dolphin Inn, Virginia Beach

Value for money

Featuring an indoor pool and a rooftop terrace, The Dolphin Inn Virginia Beach is situated in Virginia Beach and is a brief walk from Virginia Beach Boardwalk. Guests can also make use of complimentary wireless internet. There are a range of facilities on offer to guests of the hotel, including a sun deck, a 24-hour reception and laundry facilities. A safe and a lift are also available. The Dolphin Inn Virginia Beach has 54 individually-decorated rooms that are fitted with all the essentials to ensure an enjoyable stay. The hotel is conveniently located for discovering the city, with Old Coast Guard Station Museum within a 10-minute walk. Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art is easily accessible by car.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Beachfront
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans


  • Beachfront
  • Family rooms
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Raised toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board

Services and conveniences

  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk


  • Balcony


  • Desk


  • Pool

Places of interest near The Dolphin Inn

Attractions in Virginia Beach, Virginia curated by momondo

The Dolphin Inn location: 1705 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451


Virginia Beach Boardwalk0.2 mi
Virginia Beach Convention Center0.6 mi
Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center1.8 mi
Sandbridge Beach6.8 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Dough Boy's - 17th Street0.0 mi
Stringers Bar & Grill0.0 mi
Voodoo Restaurant & Lounge0.1 mi
18th Street Grill0.1 mi

The Dolphin Inn Reviews

MediocreBased on 1269 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The location was outstanding! (in 113 reviews)
  • Perfect ocean view & spacious. (in 98 reviews)
  • Beautiful room - friendly staff! (in 78 reviews)
Cons -
  • Rooms were dirty carpets stained. (in 166 reviews)
  • "Pool was closed, very disappointing." (in 58 reviews)
  • The parking was horrible. (in 51 reviews)

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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • The Dolphin Inn is typically below the average price of 2 star hotels in Virginia Beach. On average, you can expect to pay $138 per night in Virginia Beach. The Dolphin Inn typically costs $81 per night, which is $57 cheaper than the Virginia Beach average.

  • If there is no traffic, the 12.9 mi drive between Norfolk and The Dolphin Inn should only take about 38min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from Norfolk to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that The Dolphin Inn offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $26/day for a base model rental. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to The Dolphin Inn. The nearest airport to the hotel is Norfolk.

  • The Dolphin Inn does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • 0.5 mi separate the front steps of The Dolphin Inn and the city center of Virginia Beach where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course Neptune Statue, a very popular landmark in Virginia Beach.

  • For assistance from an employee at The Dolphin Inn please call +1 757 491 1420.

  • Yes, The Dolphin Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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