The City of Virginia Beach, VA
Virginia Beach is a popular city in the state of Virginia with a total of 433,575 residents living there. Virginia Beach is ranked as the first most populated city in Virginia and the 38th most populated city in the United States. The largest nearby city to Virginia Beach is Norfolk, approximately 11 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Virginia Beach, including Hot Tuna Bar & Grill, Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant, Beale Street Restaurant, Subway Sandwiches & Salads and Mcdonald's Restaurants - Virginia Beach. For a larger selection of Virginia Beach restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Virginia Beach Museums, Golf Courses and/or Beaches, including the Cape Henry Lighthouse, Ferry Plantation House, Owl's Creek Family Golf Center, Red Wing Lake Golf Course and Adam Thoroughgood House. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Virginia Beach please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Virginia Beach:
- Newport News - Williamsburg Intl. Airport (PHF)
- Norfolk Intl. Airport (ORF)
Virginia Beach, Virginia Climate and WeatherIn the month of July, Virginia Beach experiences an average high temperature of 87 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in July are usually about 71 degrees with an average rainfall of 5.17 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Virginia Beach with daytime temperatures averaging 84 degrees in the summer, and 50 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Virginia Beach to receive an average of 3.43 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.67 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -3 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Virginia Beach should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 68 degrees, and nighttime lows of 51.
Virginia Beach, Virginia Attractions
1Colonial National Historical Park - , Hampton Roads,
Colonial National Historical Park is a museum that is situated in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia and is operated by the National Park Service of the United States government. Over 3 million people visit the park each year.
2Ferry Plantation House - , Beach,
Ferry Plantation House, or Old Donation Farm, Ferry Farm, Walke Manor House, is a brick house in the neighborhood of Church Point in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The site dates back to 1642 when Savill Gaskin started the second ferry service in Hampton Roads to carry passengers on the Lynnhaven River to the nearby county courthouse and to visit plantations along the waterway. A cannon was used to signal the ferry, which had 11 total stops along the river.
3Fort Monroe - Hampton,
Fort Monroe is a Hampton, Virginia, military installation located at Old Point Comfort, which is on the tip of the Virginia Peninsula. Along with Fort Calhoun, later renamed Fort Wool, it guarded approach by sea of the navigational shipping channel between the Chesapeake Bay and the entrance to the harbor of Hampton Roads, which itself is formed by the confluence of the Elizabeth River, the Nansemond River, and the James River, the longest in Virginia.
4Francis Land House - , Beach,
The Francis Land House, or Rose Hall, is a brick house in located within the neighborhood of Thalia in Virginia Beach, Virginia. It was the plantation home of a prominent founding family of Princess Anne County, Virginia. Land family history on the site spanned the 1630s to the 1850s. The house passed through six males named Francis Land and then the last Francis' daughters before being sold to another family.
5Hampton Coliseum - Hampton,
Located in Hampton, Virginia, the Hampton Coliseum is a multi-use facility owned by the City of Hampton, . It is used to host concerts, and is a regular stop on the World Wrestling Entertainment tour. Opening in 1970, then known as the Hampton Roads Coliseum, was the Hampton Roads metropolitan area's, and the state of Virginia's first large multi-purpose arena. The arena seats about 13,800 for festival-style concerts and 9,777 for basketball.
6Hampton Roads Naval Museum - Norfolk,
The Hampton Roads Naval Museum is one of the 12 Navy museums that are operated by the Naval History & Heritage Command. It celebrates the long history of the U.S. Navy in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia. It is co-located with the Nauticus National Maritime Center in downtown Norfolk, Virginia. In 2009, the Hampton Roads Naval Museum was accredited by the American Association of Museum Accreditation, the gold standard for museum accreditation.
7Heron's Ridge - , Beach,
The Heron's Ridge is an 18 hole public golf course in Virginia Beach City County Virginia. Built in 1998, this Virginia Beach course designed by Fred Couples & Gene Bates is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 365 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 757-426-3800. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 2396 Heron Ridge Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23456
8Honey Bee Golf Club - , Beach,
The Honey Bee Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Virginia Beach City County Virginia. Built in 1988, this Virginia Beach course designed by Rees Jones is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 757-471-2768. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 5016 S Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23456
9Kempsville Greens Municipal Golf Course - , Beach,
The Kempsville Greens Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Virginia Beach City County Virginia. Built in 1950, this Virginia Beach course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 4840 Princess Anne Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462
10Lake Wright Golf Course - Norfolk,
The Lake Wright Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Norfolk City County Virginia. Built in 1966, this Norfolk course designed by Al Jamison is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 757-459-2255. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 6282 N Hampton Blvd, Norfolk, VA 23508
Virginia Beach, Virginia Hotels
1Virginia Beach Resort Hotel And Conference Center
2800 Shore Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
9Holiday Inn & Suites Virginia Beach North Beach
3900 Atlantic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
10Courtyard Virginia Beach Oceanfront/north 37th Street
3737 Atlantic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Virginia Beach, Virginia Restaurants
This is a list of Virginia Beach Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Bar & Grill Restaurants and Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops. Happy Dining!
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