Site Visit | The Founders Inn and Spa

The Founders Inn and Spa, paying homage to the Founding Fathers of the United States, offers meeting planners ample space and modern luxury in a charming, colonial atmosphere. The 240-room inn is a 20-minute drive from the oceanfront of Virginia Beach, Va. Grand Georgian architecture and renowned art and antiques, including period furnishings, adorn the property. All guest rooms have complimentary Wi-Fi and 42-inch flat-screen televisions, and select rooms feature gas-burning fireplaces and views of the lake and colonial garden. Two restaurants are located on-site, as are a 24-hour business center, a spa and a fitness center. IACC-certified and Virginia green-certified, the property has 25,000 square feet of flexible meeting space that holds up to 1,400 guests. There are 20 meeting rooms, including a 12,876-sq.-ft. ballroom and an amphitheater. The inn’s culinary team is available to help plan and prepare event menus. In addition, the executive chef and staff offer culinary teambuilding programs specially designed to promote group interaction, strategizing, goal-setting and leadership skills.