VIRGINIA BEACH, VIRGINIA PROPERTY EST. 1927 Named by local residents who chose the moniker in a newspaper contest, The Cavalier Hotel opened its gracious doors in 1927. The elegant colonial-style hilltop structure, which overlooks beautiful Virginia Beach, catered to well-to-do clientele, who arrived by Pullman car to the Cavalier’s own rail stop. During World War II, the U.S. Navy used the hotel as a radar training school, herding sailors into cleaned out stables and even conducting classes in the drained swimming pool. Over the years, it has hosted many dignitaries, including seven U.S. presidents from Calvin Coolidge to Richard Nixon. In 2002, The Cavalier completed a multi-million-dollar restoration, and today, the hotel takes pride in its rich history as a landmark resort on 18 acres of mid-Atlantic shoreline. The Cavalier’s Sunshine Guarantee promises a certificate for a future stay if a “no-sun day” occurs during a guest’s stay in June, July, or August. ORIGINAL RESORT CHARMING SERVICE BLENDED DÉCOR COLONIAL REVIVAL AMENITIES 115 guestrooms in the original 1927 building. Concierge, gift shop, library, indoor and outdoor Olympic-size seasonal swimming pools, health club, game room, tennis courts, croquet lawn, playground, bicycle rentals, beach rentals, and secluded northend beach. DINING The Pocahontas Dining Room features seasonal fine dining; Breezeway Café & Oceanfront Pool Bar serves casual summer fare, and The Hunt Room Grill is available for winter dining. Guests may enjoy year-round casual dining at The Sand Dollar. Room service is also available. LOCATION On the beach at Oceanfront and 42nd Streets; 2 hours southeast of Richmond. Norfolk Int’l Airport: 20 miles, 35 minutes. 4201 Atlantic Avenue Virginia Beach, VA 23451 T 757.425.8555
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