THE TAZEWELL HOTEL DOWNTOWN NORFOLK

245 Granby St., Norfolk, VA 23510 United States (USA)
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3 Star Downtown Hotel in Norfolk City County
36.8497508-76.2905841
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3.5/ 5

Based on 286 guest reviews

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  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 58 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 7 floors in hotel
  • 10 suites in hotel
  • Check out: 12:00pm
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 9.9/10
  • 2 meeting rooms in property

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Check Rates1 Double Free High Speed Wireless Air Conditioning Coffee Maker in Room Desk
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Check Rates1 Double Free High Speed Wireless Coffee Maker in Room Desk Radio Alarm Clock
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Check Rates1 King Bed Free High Speed Wireless Coffee Maker in Room Desk Pillow Top Mattress
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Check Rates1 King Bed Suite 1 Bedroom Suite Living Room Free High Speed Wireless 2 Tvs
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Check Rates1 King Suite 1 Bedroom Suite Living Room Free High Speed Wireless 2 Tvs Refrigerator
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Check Rates1 King Suite 1 Bedroom Suite Living Room Free High Speed Wireless Refrigerator Microwave
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Check Rates1 King Suite 1 Room Suite Free High Speed Wireless Desk Refrigerator Standard
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Local Attractions

Waterside marketplace, MacArthur Center mall, Granby restaurant district, Chrysler Museum of Art, Granby Theater, NorVA, Scope Arena, EVMS, ODU, NSU

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 285 verified reviews

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64
Poor

Great location with excellent sightseeing. Bad breakfast.

“Attractions were within easy walking distance” “Location is excellent”

Great City Hotel Top 16% in city
Great Business Hotel Top 20% in city
Best Location In City
Best Food In City

Good to know

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

  • Bad air conditioning

    “AC was not working” “Airconditioning noisy”

  • Bad furniture

    “Carpet worn” “Carpet was dingy and dirty”

  • Poor access to parking

    “Parking to be a nuisance” “Lack of parking on the property”

Review highlights

Bar

100/100
4 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“Free coffee” “Great little bar and restaurant”

Food

85/100
13 reviews

Delicious food.

“Great little bar and restaurant” “Excellent food” “Great food choices”

Location

82/100
100 reviews

Great location. Expensive, terrible parking. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby.

“Close to the harbor” “Right in the heart of downtown” “Location is excellent”

Service

73/100
81 reviews

Adequately professional and very friendly service with good reception.

“Staff knowledgable” “Staff was very friendly and helpful” “Great staff”

Value

62/100
34 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

“Free coffee” “Excellent value” “Free wifi”

Comfort

44/100
65 reviews

Uncomfortable, with too much noise and bad A/C. Average-sized rooms with alright beds.

“Very little walking room” “AC was not working” “Airconditioning noisy”

WiFi

44/100
9 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Wi-Fi access was very poor” “No wifi”

Amenities

39/100
49 reviews

Old facilities and unpleasant entrance area.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “No pool for kids”

Vibe

38/100
76 reviews

Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area. Stylish Hotel. Good choice for a city trip. Good for business people.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “Towels were old and thin”

Room

35/100
136 reviews

Filthy, run-down rooms and bathrooms. Beds are decent and rooms are average sized, but old and with bad A/C. Poorly-furnished with bad TV's, understocked minibars and unsightly kitchenettes.

“Towels were old and thin” “Leaking ac” “Broken ice machine”

Cleanliness

30/100
56 reviews

Dirty room. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Dingy wall paper” “Shower curtain molded” “Stained sheets”

Breakfast

13/100
6 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“No contential breakfast” “No breakfast”

Ranked top 62% by couples, with a score of 62

Good to know

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was very friendly and helpful” “Staff was very helpful”

  • Expensive parking

    “Parking lot paid for” “Parking over priced”

  • Poor access to parking

    “Parking to be a nuisance” “Lack of parking on the property”

  • Dirty room

    “Dingy wall paper” “Shower curtain molded”

Review highlights

Location

80/100
18 reviews

Great location. Expensive, terrible parking.

“Close to the harbor” “Right in the heart of downtown” “Location is excellent”

Service

68/100
9 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Staff was very helpful” “Very pretty accents” “No housekeeping”

Value

64/100
11 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

“Free coffee” “Not worth the money” “Free wifi”

Comfort

42/100
14 reviews

Okay beds but not comfortable overall.

“Very little walking room” “AC was not working” “Airconditioning noisy”

Vibe

41/100
9 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “Towels were old and thin”

Room

36/100
24 reviews

Dirty, run-down rooms with so-so beds and terrible bathrooms.

“Towels were old and thin” “Leaking ac” “Broken ice machine”

Cleanliness

27/100
11 reviews

Dirty room. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Dingy wall paper” “Shower curtain molded” “Stained sheets”

Ranked top 46% by solo travelers, with a score of 73

Good to know

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

  • TV is not good

    “No flat screen tv” “TV was too small”

  • Poor vibe

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

Review highlights

Location

83/100
12 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Right in the heart of downtown” “Location is excellent”

Service

77/100
6 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Staff knowledgable” “Staff was very friendly and helpful” “Great staff”

Comfort

48/100
6 reviews

Uncomfortable.

“Very little walking room” “AC was not working” “Airconditioning noisy”

Amenities

39/100
8 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “No pool for kids”

Vibe

36/100
9 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “Towels were old and thin”

Room

35/100
14 reviews

Room is not nice. TV is not good.

“Towels were old and thin” “Leaking ac” “Broken ice machine”

Cleanliness

31/100
5 reviews

Dirty.

“Dingy wall paper” “Shower curtain molded” “Stained sheets”

Ranked top 82% by families, with a score of 52

Good to know

  • Poor bathroom

    “Hot water wasn't working” “Towels were old and thin”

  • Uncomfortable

    “Very little walking room” “AC was not working”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

  • Bad amenities

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

Review highlights

Location

83/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Right in the heart of downtown” “Location is excellent”

Service

68/100
7 reviews

Service is adequate.

“Hotel staff friendly” “Staff was nice” “Very pretty accents”

Comfort

43/100
7 reviews

Okay beds but not comfortable overall.

“Very little walking room” “AC was not working” “Airconditioning noisy”

Room

34/100
9 reviews

Rooms and bathrooms are lacking, although beds are somewhat comfortable.

“Towels were old and thin” “Leaking ac” “Broken ice machine”

Amenities

34/100
4 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “No pool for kids”

Ranked top 73% by business travelers, with a score of 60

Good to know

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff knowledgable” “Staff was very friendly and helpful”

  • Great location

    “Close to the harbor” “Right in the heart of downtown”

Review highlights

Location

84/100
6 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Right in the heart of downtown” “Location is excellent”

Service

72/100
6 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Staff knowledgable” “Staff was very friendly and helpful” “Great staff”

Room

35/100
3 reviews

Room is not nice.

“Towels were old and thin” “Leaking ac” “Broken ice machine”

Good to know

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

  • Bad air conditioning

    “AC was not working” “Airconditioning noisy”

  • Poor access to parking

    “Parking to be a nuisance” “Lack of parking on the property”

  • Bad furniture

    “Carpet worn” “Carpet was dingy and dirty”

Review highlights

Bar

100/100
4 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“Free coffee” “Great little bar and restaurant”

Location

81/100
99 reviews

Great location. Expensive, terrible parking. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby.

“Close to the harbor” “Right in the heart of downtown” “Location is excellent”

Service

72/100
80 reviews

Adequately professional and very friendly service with good reception.

“Staff knowledgable” “Staff was very friendly and helpful” “Great staff”

Value

60/100
32 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

“Free wi fi” “Free coffee” “Refunded my money”

Comfort

44/100
63 reviews

Uncomfortable, with too much noise and bad A/C. Average-sized rooms with alright beds.

“Very little walking room” “AC was not working” “Airconditioning noisy”

WiFi

44/100
9 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Wi-Fi access was very poor” “No wifi”

Vibe

38/100
73 reviews

Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area. Stylish Hotel.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “Towels were old and thin”

Amenities

38/100
47 reviews

Old facilities and unpleasant entrance area.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “No pool for kids”

Room

35/100
132 reviews

Filthy, run-down rooms and bathrooms. Beds are decent and rooms are average sized, but old and with bad A/C. Poorly-furnished with bad TV's, understocked minibars and unsightly kitchenettes.

“Towels were old and thin” “Leaking ac” “Broken ice machine”

Cleanliness

30/100
56 reviews

Dirty room. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Dingy wall paper” “Shower curtain molded” “Stained sheets”

Breakfast

15/100
4 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“No contential breakfast” “No breakfast”

Ranked top 72% by couples, with a score of 57

Good to know

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was very friendly and helpful” “Staff was very helpful”

  • Expensive parking

    “Parking lot paid for” “Parking over priced”

  • Poor access to parking

    “Parking to be a nuisance” “Lack of parking on the property”

  • Dirty room

    “Dingy wall paper” “Shower curtain molded”

Review highlights

Location

80/100
18 reviews

Great location. Expensive, terrible parking.

“Close to the harbor” “Right in the heart of downtown” “Location is excellent”

Service

68/100
9 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Hotel staff friendly” “Great staff” “Very pretty accents”

Value

63/100
10 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

“Free coffee” “Good price” “Parking lot paid for”

Comfort

42/100
13 reviews

Okay beds but not comfortable overall.

“Very little walking room” “AC was not working” “Airconditioning noisy”

Vibe

41/100
9 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “Towels were old and thin”

Room

37/100
23 reviews

Dirty, run-down rooms with so-so beds and terrible bathrooms.

“Towels were old and thin” “Leaking ac” “Broken ice machine”

Cleanliness

27/100
11 reviews

Dirty room. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Dingy wall paper” “Shower curtain molded” “Stained sheets”

Ranked top 56% by solo travelers, with a score of 68

Good to know

  • TV is not good

    “No flat screen tv” “TV was too small”

  • Poor vibe

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

  • Bad amenities

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

Review highlights

Location

83/100
11 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Right in the heart of downtown” “Location is excellent”

Service

77/100
5 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Staff knowledgable” “Staff was very friendly and helpful” “Great staff”

Comfort

47/100
5 reviews

Uncomfortable.

“Very little walking room” “AC was not working” “Airconditioning noisy”

Amenities

39/100
6 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “No pool for kids”

Vibe

36/100
6 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “Towels were old and thin”

Room

35/100
11 reviews

Room is not nice. TV is not good.

“Towels were old and thin” “Leaking ac” “Broken ice machine”

Cleanliness

31/100
5 reviews

Dirty.

“Dingy wall paper” “Shower curtain molded” “Stained sheets”

Ranked top 75% by families, with a score of 52

Good to know

  • Poor bathroom

    “Hot water wasn't working” “Towels were old and thin”

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff knowledgable” “Staff was very friendly and helpful”

  • Uncomfortable

    “Very little walking room” “AC was not working”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “Old building” “Very old decor”

Review highlights

Location

83/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Right in the heart of downtown” “Location is excellent”

Service

68/100
7 reviews

Service is adequate.

“Hotel Staff are friendly” “Great staff” “Very pretty accents”

Comfort

43/100
7 reviews

Okay beds but not comfortable overall.

“Very little walking room” “AC was not working” “Airconditioning noisy”

Room

34/100
9 reviews

Rooms and bathrooms are lacking, although beds are somewhat comfortable.

“Towels were old and thin” “Leaking ac” “Broken ice machine”

Amenities

34/100
4 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Old building” “Very old decor” “No pool for kids”

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Property Description

Ideally located in the heart of downtown Norfolk, the Tazewell Hotel & Suites brings a renaissance of style and exemplary service to downtown Norfolk. Here is an intimate hotel that captures the essence of small boutique hotels of Europe. The façade has been completely restored to its 1906 grandeur. The lobby offers the neo-classical charm of high ceilings, chandeliers, and ornate wood banisters. The interior has been completely reconstructed…room by room and floor by floor, bringing 21st century amenities to today’s business and leisure traveler.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00pm
Check Out:12:00pm
Year of Last Renovation:2001
Floors:7
Rooms:58
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:46
Handicap Rooms:2
Suites:10
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:2 View Spaces
Meeting Space:900 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 48 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:5PM-1:30AM
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours prior to arrival for individuals, typically 21 day prior to arrival for groups. However, this policy applies on a case-by-case basis.
Nightly Parking:15.0
Typical Group Deposit:30%
Total Taxes:13.00%
Total Misc Fees:$2.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Parking Fee:10.00 Per Night
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets under 20 lbs allowed. Pet fee is $25.00 per night. Guests liable for any damage caused to the hotel property by pet. Pet must be in cage or removed from room when housekeeping or maintenance staff is servicing the room.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Norfolk/Virginia Beach International (ORF) 8 milesNewport News/Williamsburg International (PHF): 22 miles

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
Tazewell Hotel & Suites

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Tazewell Hotel Downtown Norfolk

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Tazewell Hotel Downtown Norfolk.

Feel free to use the The Tazewell Hotel Downtown Norfolk meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Norfolk event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Wisconsin Room30 x 18 x 854045/--31221315133/3605454
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Wisconsin Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
540 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
30 x 18 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
4
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
The Tazewell Room21 x 15 x 831524/2414138982/2283232
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The Tazewell Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
315 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
21 x 15 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
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