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Perfect location next to beach makes you forgive the condition of the building.

Staff is nice. I wasnt feeling the breakfast, but hey its there im case you want something quick. Pool/ jacuzzi amazing. 8th floor view awesome. Rooms are worth the money. Parking is 1st come 1st served. The only issue i had is with the wifi. I hooked it up to my computer and it was a no go.

The building was nicely structured. I liked the plate glass windows running down the front of the building. The staff was very friendly and helpful.

Enjoyed the view. Didnt care for the room layout but it worked for my purpose.

Great place to stay. I always enjoy staying there.

This is an absolute great place to stay. It has everything you could possibly need. Plenty of space, very clean, and the kitchen area is a plus. The water is hot and they have great water pressure. This will definitely be my go to when going to Virginia Beach from now on!!!!

Really needs some maintenance, looked at 3 rooms before finding one passable, black mold, flith, peeling paint to name a few of the issues, just really run down

The ocean view/location was amazing. It was a nice place to stay but the decor was very outdated and really needs to be updated. The showers weren't as clean as I had hoped.

Full kitchen and beautiful view of the ocean

This is the hotel I always chose to stay at, because it is safe and clean. It is not a brand new hotel or the most updated but it is a great hotel. I had the feeling that because it was off season, and also because of covid, they may have been short staffed at the time of my stay. The only negative thing I have to say is about overhearing other guests who were negative and lacking patience with the staff. Please, be kind to the folks working hard at this hotel. They always do an amazing job. When I needed clean towels during my stay the housekeeper told me there would be a short wait. She arrived an hour or so later with warm towels, and to me - that was a very kind gesture. This will always be my go to place to stay when visiting VA Beach.

The staff are nice and the room large, but this is not the place for you if light and sound at night bother you. The bedroom part of each room is placed near the hall, and there is a large frosted window on the hall with roller shade but no blackout curtain. The roller shade does not block out light on the sides, and the hall lights are never turned off, so it is like sleeping with a small light on in your room. In ours, that hall light coming through on one side went directly across our pillows. Also, there is no noticeable soundproofing, so you will hear the staff starting to bring their carts onto the floor at 6:15 each morning. Plus anyone else in the hall or using the elevator. This does mean the living room part of the room faces the ocean and has a very nice view. And the lady serving breakfast is great.

Two room suite with ocean view. Only problem was we were too close to the elevator and heard it throughout the night.

The view from the balcony was very nice. I’m not so sure how clean that room was, it had a mirror wall in the living room and it was filthy. That mirror hasn’t been cleaned in awhile. The air conditioner when it came on was so loud it was crazy. My husband and I were very disappointed.

This property is right on the beach and this is great! Wake up every morning to look out on the ocean and sit on your deck and listen to the waves. The pool was open to all which during this time is unique. My kids were able to swim for hours which I loved. The actual pool area is all glass and is very warm for those just sitting watching their kids. Breakfast was typical for what you would find. Nothing special but adequate. I was not impressed with the room. It has clearly seen better days. While a kitchen was provided, we had 3 coffee cups, 1 glass, 2 forks, and 2 spoons, and 2 bowls. Our kids slept on the pull out sofa and we learned at 10 pm when we were putting them to bed that we had no bedding for the couch. I attempted to call the front desk but neither phone in the room worked. Housekeeping was prompt in bringing the bedding, however. There was a smear of peanut butter on the floor next to the bed when we first checked in. The master bedroom is right next to the hallway. On our last night there were very rude guests allowing their children to run up and down the halls, knocking on guest doors and yelling. This went on until 2 am. Because neither phone worked in the room, I was unable to notify the front desk to report this behavior. Because of the location of the bedroom, we were exposed to the loud behavior. So to summarize, the location is great and the pool was adequate. Otherwise, this stay would have been a bust.

Simple but everything that you need.

Atlantic Ave Virginia Beach VA

Hotel highlights

  • Steps from Virginia Beach Boardwalk
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness center

Located in Northeast Virginia Beach, The Barclay Towers Resort Hotel is adjacent to Virginia Beach Boardwalk and within a 10-minute walk of other popular attractions like Atlantic Wildfowl Heritage Museum. This 138-room hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like an indoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and a gym.


Rooms

40-inch LED TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Kitchenettes, furnished balconies, and dining areas are also standard.


Property features

At The Barclay Towers Resort Hotel, guests enjoy features like an indoor pool, a gym, and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking is available for USD 10.00 per night. The 24-hour front desk has staff always at the ready. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a spa tub, free newspapers, and laundry facilities.

Room options

Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible, Ocean View (Handicap Accessible Room)

1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed | Sleeps 4

Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Balcony, Ocean View

1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed | Sleeps 4

Guest reviews for The Barclay Towers Resort Hotel

Everyone (27) Couples (13) Family (16)
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Partner Couples

Perfect location next to beach makes you forgive the condition of the building.

By on Sep 15, 2022

Review comment responded on Sep 15, 2022

Thanks for staying with us. We certainly appreciate hearing your feedback! We look forward to seeing you again soon

5
Everyone

By on Jul 24, 2022

4
Everyone

Staff is nice. I wasnt feeling the breakfast, but hey its there im case you want something quick. Pool/ jacuzzi amazing. 8th floor view awesome. Rooms are worth the money. Parking is 1st come 1st served. The only issue i had is with the wifi. I hooked it up to my computer and it was a no go.

By , from Washington on Jun 20, 2022

Review comment responded on Jun 24, 2022

Thanks for staying with us. We certainly appreciate hearing your feedback! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

5
Everyone

The building was nicely structured. I liked the plate glass windows running down the front of the building. The staff was very friendly and helpful.

By on May 7, 2022

Review comment responded on May 8, 2022

Thanks for staying with us. We certainly appreciate hearing your feedback! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

4
Partner Couples Business Business

Enjoyed the view. Didnt care for the room layout but it worked for my purpose.

By on Apr 11, 2022

Review comment responded on Apr 11, 2022

Thanks for staying with us. We certainly appreciate hearing your feedback! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

3
Everyone

By on Apr 5, 2022

4
Everyone

By on Apr 2, 2022

5
Family with small children

Great place to stay. I always enjoy staying there.

By on Mar 5, 2022

Review comment responded on Mar 6, 2022

Thanks for staying with us. We certainly appreciate hearing your feedback! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

5
Partner Couples

This is an absolute great place to stay. It has everything you could possibly need. Plenty of space, very clean, and the kitchen area is a plus. The water is hot and they have great water pressure. This will definitely be my go to when going to Virginia Beach from now on!!!!

By on Jan 20, 2022

Review comment responded on Jan 21, 2022

Thanks for staying with us. We certainly appreciate hearing your feedback! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

1
Family

Really needs some maintenance, looked at 3 rooms before finding one passable, black mold, flith, peeling paint to name a few of the issues, just really run down

By , from maryville on Oct 10, 2021

Review comment responded on Oct 10, 2021

Thanks for staying with us. We certainly appreciate hearing your feedback! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

The Barclay Towers Resort Hotel

809 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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