The picturesque Best Western Plus Sandcastle Beachfront Hotel welcomes guests with amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean and an array of in-hotel amenities. This 100% smoke-free Virginia Beach hotel invites you to enjoy the heated indoor pool and kiddie pool, the free high-speed Internet and the fare at the on-site restaurant or lounge. We offer a free, full breakfast buffet, complete with make-your-own pancake stations. The property also boasts a convenience store, free parking, fitness center and 24-hour front desk assistance.
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Business travelers and service members enjoy our proximity to Dam Neck Naval Base, Fort Story Army Base and Naval Air Station Oceana. Our business center is always open. Planning an event? We have oceanfront meeting and banquet space available.
Every renovated room and suite brings the best of Virginia Beach living to you. The perfect escape can start by requesting an ocean view balcony room. Standard rooms are spacious and come equipped with flat-screen televisions, microwaves, refrigerators and luxurious pillow top mattresses. Suites with desks and sofa beds, multiple rooms and multi-levels are perfect for extended stays.
Our renovated hotel is located directly on the world famous Virginia Beach boardwalk. In addition to hitting the waves, the hotel is within walking distance of shops, restaurants and the family-favorite Atlantic Fun Park. Explore the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, visit the Cape Henry Lighthouse and investigate Virginia's Historic Triangle. Kids love the Ocean Breeze Waterpark and talking to the animals at the Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge.
From major holidays at the beach to sporting tournaments at the Convention Center, there's always something happening nearby. We're the closest hotel to the 14th Street fishing pier, and guests are in a prime location to attend annual events like the Neptune Festival and the American Music Festival.
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Pets not accepted
Hotel location and the surrounding area
Right from checking in with Betty, you’re greeted with a smile and she is so helpful. Antwan seems to always be there just when you need something. His smile is infectious! He makes you feel like...
Horseheads, New York on 22-Feb-2020
Room was great! Check in took a long time because the price I was quoted and had a confirmation number on wasn't the same when we arrived. The front desk wanted to charge $300.00 difference. I...
I enjoyed staying at this lovely hotel has good restaurant with good food and good
Prices the rooms are a good
Price as well and I got a beach front room it was very very nice clean and comfortable...
My father and I took a quick 2-night stay at the beach and picked this hotel based on the reviews. We were not disappointed. Our third floor room(317) was just right for us. It appears that upgrades...
Virginia Beach, Virginia on 18-Feb-2020
My wife and I came to Virginia over Valentines Day weekend and we had a great time. Being in the Navy and The staff was amazing and they had the best breakfast I’ve have in a hotel. The Host Tonya...
Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee. Breakfast hours are from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Cocktail lounge We have a wonderful restaurant on-site called Oceans 14 which is located on the ocean side of the hotel. It offers seafood, steaks, pasta and so much more. They also have weekly specials that are out of this world.
Indoor pool Heated
Exercise facility, 24-hour
24-hour front desk
Guest laundry, nominal fee
Dry cleaning, same day available
Cable or satellite television, HD digital cable with HBO®
Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center, free
Photocopy, nominal fee
Physically challenged facilities
Elevator, wheelchair accessible
Parking for the physically challenged
Gift shop or newsstand
Free parking, nominal fee for second vehicle
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Electrical adapter for international guests
Motor coach parking
Cable or satellite television, CNN® or other 24-hour news station in guest room, flat panel televisions.
AM/FM alarm clock
Iron, ironing board
Desk/work area available, electrical outlet at desk level
High-speed Internet access
Free local calls under 30 minutes
In-room safe, nominal fee
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 6
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
Bathtub seat available
Rails in bathroom available
Wheelchair accessible available
Visual alarm available
Safety bar in shower available
Extra wide doors in bathrooms
Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
2.60 mile(s) from Northrop Grumman
3.50 mile(s) from Naval Air Station Oceana
3.00 mile(s) from Raytheon
4.50 mile(s) from Dam Neck Fleet Command
5.00 mile(s) from Geico
5.30 mile(s) from Stihl
8.00 mile(s) from Lockheed Martin
8.00 mile(s) from Lillian Vernon
9.00 mile(s) from Amerigroup
21.00 mile(s) from Naval Air Station Norfolk
0.05 mile(s) from Virginia Beach Amusement Park
0.09 mile(s) from Dolphin & Whale Watching
1.00 mile(s) from Virginia Aquarium
2.50 mile(s) from Ocean Breeze Waterpark
6.30 mile(s) from Old Cape Henry Lighthouse
18.30 mile(s) from Back Bay Wildlife Refuge
50.00 mile(s) from Historic Triangle, Colonial Williamsburg, Yorktown, Jamestown
50.00 mile(s) from Busch Gardens®
Pier 14, on premises, bar/lounge, seafood, open for: lunch, dinner
Adjacent to Fishbones, bar/lounge, American, open for: dinner
Across the street from The Raven, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
0.30 mile(s) from Rock Fish, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
0.80 mile(s) from Mahi Mah's, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
1.00 mile(s) from Roma's, bar/lounge, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner
3.60 mile(s) from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
12.00 mile(s) from Virginia Wesleyan College
16.00 mile(s) from Norfolk State University
22.00 mile(s) from Old Dominion University
15.00 mile(s) from Norfolk
30.00 mile(s) from Hampton
50.00 mile(s) from Williamsburg
100 mile(s) from Richmond
200 mile(s) from Washington, District of Columbia
243 mile(s) from Baltimore, Maryland
1.00 mile(s) from Rudee Inlet, deep sea fishing and water sports
2.50 mile(s) from Motor World, go kart racing
8.40 mile(s) from First Landing State Park, hiking and mountain biking available
2.70 mile(s) from Target
5.50 mile(s) from Walmart® Super Center
5.60 mile(s) from Lynnhaven Mall
19.00 mile(s) from Norfolk International Airport
44.00 mile(s) from Newport News Williamburg International Airport
0.25 mile(s) from 19th Street, city bus stop
30.00 mile(s) from Amtrak
0.01 mile(s) from Beach, we are located on the Ocean front. Damneck, Oceana Base are only few minutes away. Also aquarium, waterpark, shopping center are all within a few minutes/miles.