Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites

1330 East Ocean View Ave., Norfolk, VA 23503 United States (USA) near Exit 274 on I-64 (~1.7mi)
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2.5 Star Property
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Best Western launches the We Care Clean℠ program: Best Western's We Care Clean program expands upon the brand's trusted and industry-leading I Care Clean® standards, as well as the enhanced cleaning protocols put in place at the onslaught of COVID-19. The We Care Clean program includes heightened and comprehensive cleanliness and social distancing standards - all in an effort to improve safety and reassure customers that Best Western is committed to their health and wellbeing.
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3.0/5

Based on 1228 guest reviews

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  • Includes an outdoor swimming pool
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 17.4%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 86 rooms in property
  • Check-out: 11:00am
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 8.2/10

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates1 Bedroom Queen Suite with 2 Queen Beds with Kitchen
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Full Breakfast Oceanfront Larger Room Kitchen Balcony Sofa Bed
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Check Rates1 King Bed Larger Room Sofa Bed Balcony Ocean Front Kitchen Full Breakfast
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Balcony Flat Screen Television Ocean Front Microwave and Refrigerator, Coffee Maker Ful
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Kitchen Microwave, Refrigerator
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Oceanfront Balcony Microwave, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Pet Friendly Kitchen Microwave, Refrigerator
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Pet Friendly Oceanfront Balcony Microwave, Refrigerator
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Kitchen Microwave and Refrigerator Pots and Pans Full Breakfast
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Pet Friendly Room Ocean Front Balcony Microwave and Refrigerator, Coffee Maker Full Bre
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Separate Bedroom Pet Friendly Room Kitchen Microwave and Refrigerator Pots and Pans Ful
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Check RatesAccessible 1 Queen Full Breakfast Accessible Walk in Shower Oceanfront Sofa Bed
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Check RatesAccessible 1 Queen Mobility Accessible Walk in Shower Pet Friendly Room Sofa Bed Ocean Front Full Br
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Check RatesAccessible 1 Queen Mobility Accessible Walk in Shower Sofa Bed Ocean Front Full Breakfast
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Check RatesKing Room with Ocean View
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Check RatesQueen Room with 2 Queen Beds Pet Friendly
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Check RatesQueen Room with 2 Queen Beds with Ocean View
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Check RatesQueen Room with Sofa Bed Ocean Front Disability Accessible
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Check RatesQueen Room with Walk in Shower Mobility Accessible Pet Friendly
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed Full Breakfast Living Area Sofa Bed Microwave, Refrigerator
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed Separate Bedroom Sofa Bed Living Area Microwave and Refrigerator Full Breakfast
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Check RatesSuite 2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Kitchen Sofa Bed Microwave, Refrigerator
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Local Attractions

Naval Station Norfolk, Norfolk Botanical Gardens, Virginia Zoological Park, Nauticus USS Wisconsin Battleship, Virginia Living Museum, Virginia Marine Science, Virginia Air, Norfolk Premium Outlets and Space Center

Verified Reviews of Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Pleasant Stay"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Breakfast staff was very good and meal was very good.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
17-Feb-2022 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Feb 10 to Tue Feb 15 2022 at a $104.39 average nightly rate.
"It was a pleasurable stay."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Hotel staff were very helpful and friendly. We've stayed at this hotel every year for the past 10+ years.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-Sep-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Sep 03 to Mon Sep 06 2021 at a $265.99 average nightly rate.
"Great Weekend of Softball."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
This was a perfect hotel experience. Very clean spacious suite that is pet friendly!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
15-May-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Thu May 13 to Sat May 15 2021 at a $153.49 average nightly rate.
"Stay was short but very comfortable."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
We did notice that in our room 110 the sink drain in the bathroom was very very slow forgot to mention at desk so maintenance knows.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
01-May-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Apr 29 to Fri Apr 30 2021 at a $117.99 average nightly rate.
"Great Location"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Great location and a lovely pet friendly facilty.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
08-Dec-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Nov 26 to Sun Nov 29 2020 at a $127.99 average nightly rate.
"Cleaning"
Overall Score1.0/ 5
The pillows had hair all over them the front desk associate was very rude.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
14-Jun-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Jun 13 to Sun Jun 14 2020 at a $204.99 average nightly rate.
"Poor Room"
Overall Score2.0/ 5
Hotel is on a nice stretch of beach but room was only cleaned one day out of the three we stayed. Room was dirty and not clean upon check in. Previous rooms dirtiness was still in the room. Lobby workers were very nice but I would never stay there again. House works ring crew seemed either overworked or lazy.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
25-Jun-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Jun 20 to Sun Jun 23 2019 at a $145.80 average nightly rate.
3.0 out of 5. Based on 1228 guest reviews

Property Description

Resort accommodations for the business or vacation traveler, Best Western Holiday Sands Inn & Suites is located on the beautiful shores of the lower Chesapeake Bay and is central to a region rich in appeal. The local history dates back to the earliest days of the English settlers. Take advantage of Norfolk's world-class shopping, museums that span a full gamut of interests, theme parks to theme cruises, the world's largest naval installation, water sports and beaches all within 30 minutes. Indulge in the many splendors of the Majestic Chesapeake Bay and over seven miles of family beach or soak up some sun from our large bay front patio and outdoor pool. The Best Western Holiday Sands Inn & Suites offers suites, tower efficiencies with private balconies, mini-suites, efficiencies, dataports, voice mail, a health and fitness facility. Free high-speed Internet access.

Green Sustainability

Va. Green progam

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2007
Floors: 5
Rooms: 86
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 86
Handicap Rooms: 2
Rooms with 1 Bed: 20
Rooms with 2 Beds: 66
Suites: 34
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0 View Spaces
Banquet Space: Holds 6 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 3.0 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 7.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 4.0 Mi
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
We have an outdoor seasonal pool which is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
individual 72 hoursgroup 30 days based on Season
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Typical Group Deposit: 10% or One room and tax on individual reservations
Total Taxes: 14.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 3.00 Per Night
City Tax: 9.00%

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Norfolk International (ORF) 8 miles one way taxi expense $18

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

We have a deluxe hot breakfast which is included in the price of the room. Everyday on our buffet we have an egg (scrambled, fried egg and cheese omelet), a meat product (bacon, pork sausage, turkey sausage, or sausage gravy), create your own waffle station, assorted breads, cold cereals, oatmeal, yogurt, and fruits. Our menu rotates so multiple night stays will see a different breakfast selection daily.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
We are a pet friendly property, we accept dogs only in selected room (space is limited). We allow up to 2 dogs per room, and up to 80lbs per dog. There is a $30.00 per night pet fee, and pet rooms are limited to the ground floor of the property.

Parking Info

Complimentary parking

Internet / WiFI

We offer free Wi-Fi, it is available in all of the guest rooms and public spaces.

Cleaning Policies

We have cleaning and sanitizing measures in place in response to the COVID-19 situation

About Best Western Plus

  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk
  • Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available
  • FREE high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Breakfast is available
  • For the upper mid-scale market, including upgraded amenities and enhanced style and comfort.

The Best Western Plus highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Best Western Holiday Sands Inn & Suites, Best Western Holiday Sands

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites

Rate fluctuations of Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites

The chart above shows seasonality of prices for both group/meeting prices and the best individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group/meeting offer was submitted. The most competitive group/meeting discount shown is 22.7% in October 2022 and the highest average individual rate is $303 in the month of June 2022. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites.

Feel free to use the Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites 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
Outdoor Patio 70 x 70 x 0 706/--------------/--------
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Outdoor Patio

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
70 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
70 x 70 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
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
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$1.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$300.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$750.00 USD
Outdoor garden patio overlooking the ocean

FAQs about Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites have?

There are 86 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites?

We have a deluxe hot breakfast which is included in the price of the room. Everyday on our buffet we have an egg (scrambled, fried egg and cheese omelet), a meat product (bacon, pork sausage, turkey sausage, or sausage gravy), create your own waffle station, assorted breads, cold cereals, oatmeal, yogurt, and fruits. Our menu rotates so multiple night stays will see a different breakfast selection daily.

What parking is available at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites?

Complimentary parking Parking was ok, according to 60%.

How much does internet cost?

We offer free Wi-Fi, it is available in all of the guest rooms and public spaces.

Can I get a AAA rate at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA CAA Rate Suite 1 King Bed Full Breakfast Living Area Sofa Bed Microwave, Refrigerator

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Rate Citizens 55yrs Plus or AARP ID 1 King Bed Full Breakfast Oceanfront Larger Room Kitchen

Is there a gym at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi worked great. Wifi included. Good wifi quality. Most guests said the wifi quality was great.

Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

Yes. Kitchenette is acceptable. Most guests thought the kitchenette was ok.

Is there a pool at Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. We have an outdoor seasonal pool which is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day..

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