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BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 14 July 2016

this was our first trip to Virginia Beach our family love it. Great hotel "beautiful" we have never stay in oceanfront rooms so clean. Betty at the front desk was great. the housekeeping staff do a amazing job compared to other hotel......super, super, vacation.. booking again this summer. "thank you Best Western"

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Jason C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to share your thoughts about your most recent trip to Virginia Beach and The Best Western Plus Sandcastle. I was so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We know that there are so many choices when it comes to picking a hotel and we...

fairfax, United States
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Our 2nd time staying here - very pleased! A little spendy for me, but you get a beachfront hotel which is key when lugging all of the beach gear down to the beach. We like the complimentary breakfast, also something we look for in a hotel for convenience. Always something for everyone there. Love seeing the dolphins swim by from...

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Jason C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us here at The Best Western Plus Sandcastle where we are creating memories one guest at a time. I was very happy to hear that this was your second time with us and we hope that you will be returning for your third trip very soon. I hope you have a...

Harlan
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Our family's first trip to Virginia Beach and we love it!! This is the cleanest oceanfront hotel I have visited!! The staff were all courteous, helpful, and knowledgeable. We got excellent restaurant recommendations from them. So so clean and we were directly on the beach!! The housekeeping staff did a phenomenal job daily!! Super thanks to Maria and Karen for...

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Jason C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel, responded to this review

Fantastic! Thank you so much for taking the time out of your busy day to help us spread the word about or wonderful hotel and staff. We truly take pride in how we treat our guests and we want every guest that walks through our doors to feel like a part of our extended family. All of my associates read...

Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This was our first time staying here and it was amazing compared to other hotels that we've stayed at in Virginia Beach. In a very convenient area with shops nearby as well as right at the Pier and amusement park, All staff was super friendly, breakfast was good with a good variety of food choices, indoor pool and tanning deck...

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Jason C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel, responded to this review

What a lovely review! Thank you so much for your kind words and for sharing your experience with the world. I was so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! Please don't hesitate to contact me the next time you come to Virginia Beach so that I might have the opportunity to personally assist you with the...

Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This hotel was nice, the lobby, and rooms have been all redone and up to date. The location is on point, everything is in walking distance. The breakfast was awesome till you bit down into a rotten apple, not happy at all! Then you go and buy some water and put in your fridge, to open it up and have...

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Jason C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us here at The Best Western Plus Sandcastle, it was our pleasure having you as our valued guest. I was very disappointed to hear that you did not receive the superior guest service that we try to deliver each day to every guest. I hope you will consider giving us the opportunity to...

brooklyn,ct, United States
Reviewed 12 July 2016

staff is excellent hotel is very clean great full breakfast right on the beach close to shopping and aquarium fishing everything you need is really within waling distance. very nice indoor pool and full gym

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

We stayed July 11-12 on our vacation. We were able to check in early 2 hours before check in time. When we unloading our car Alfonso came and helped unload and went to get a cart. He then went to the room with us and unloaded with a smile on his face. He was also very informative about the area....

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Jason C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel, responded to this review

AWESOME! Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to share your thoughts about our Best Western Plus Sandcastle. We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us. The next time your plans bring you back to Virginia Beach please give me a call directly so that I may offer you our repeat guest...

Kentwood, Michigan
Reviewed 11 July 2016

You get what you pay for, compared to others of same type, more for your money. Clean, modern, all ocean front , free all you can eat breakfast buffet each day. Located in a great area. Shopping and restaurants of all types and at the hotel within walking distance. Above all, exceptional customer service from the front desk,maintenance personnel and...

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Jason C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel, responded to this review

WOW! What a fantastic review! Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts about our Best Western Plus Sandcastle. I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and we are all looking forward to having you back very soon. We are on a mission to take over the #1 spot on Trip Advisor and I do believe...

De Witt, United States
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This hotel is situated at a perfect location on the beach, with the fishing pier a short 5 minute or less walk. I stayed with my wife and two young kids and it was very convenient for the beach and ice cream and restaurants nearby. There was also a traveling carnival which was great for the kids as well! Very...

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Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Best Western Plus Sandcastle. It was truly our pleasure having you as our valued guest. We hope that your plans will be bringing you back our way in the near future so that we might have another opportunity to serve you. Have a wonderful day, Jason C. General Manager Best...

Waldorf, Maryland
Reviewed 11 July 2016

People were excellent, Their amenities are better than good. I would rate it excellent if not for the size like the gym. The free breakfast was better than other hotel I stayed in Va Beach beachfront. The indoor pool is kind of small not your typical pool size the size and shape are not enticing for adults to play with...

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Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to write a review about your most recent trip to The Best Western Plus Sandcastle. I was so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to having you back very soon. Please don't hesitate to contact me when you are ready to...

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Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel located directly on the world famous Virginia Beach boardwalk. Our guest will enjoy world class service, easy access to the beach, and spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel offers several types of accommodations to choose from. We offer you amazing views from 146 rooms with private balconies, two queen beds, or one king bed. All of our rooms offer you microwave and refrigerator, while our suites will provide you with a kitchenette. No matter how you must stay connected we offer free local calls, long distance access, and wireless high speed internet access. In addition, we have an on-site fitness center that overlooks the beach, on site laundry facilities, and complimentary business center. We are happy to provide you with conference rooms and meeting space for up to 150 people is perfect for your personal or professional functions. The Virginia Beach oceanfront is host to some of the best festivals and events you will find on the east coast such as; American Music Festival, Patriotic Festival, East Coast Surfing Championship, Neptune Festival, North American Sand Soccer Championship and the Boardwalk Art Show. Other nearby attractions includes Naval Air Station Oceana, Fort Story, Damn Neck Naval Base, Cape Henry Light House, Virginia Aquarium and Marine Museum, Virginia Beach Fishing Pier, and Ruddee Inlet.After spending the day enjoying Virginia Beach or working come back and enjoy the comfortable and spacious lobby or enjoy a great dinner at Pier 14. We look forward to seeing you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel

Address: 1307 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3416
Region: United States > Virginia > Virginia Beach
Price Range: $187 - $498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 144
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Also Known As:
Sandcastle Oceanfront Hotel Virginia Beach
Sandcastle Resort Va Beach
Sandcastle Oceanfront Resort Hotel
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Virginia Beach
#7 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
#8 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
#13 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
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