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226 Oceana

226 Birch Lake Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
(1316 Reviews & Surveys)
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"It was great. Very professional. All questions answered. Love the look and the cleanliness" ...
$1,392 - $1,906/mo

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Floor Plans & Pricing

1 Bedroom

Pelican

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 795 sq. ft.

$1,392

2 Available Units

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2 Bedrooms

Mallard

2 Beds, 1 Bath | 795 sq. ft.

$1,414

5 Available Units

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3 Bedrooms

Herring II

3 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,089 sq. ft.

$1,841

5 Available Units

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Herring I

3 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,100 sq. ft.

$1,906

2 Available Units

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Disclaimer: Special, prices and availabilities subject to change.

epIQ Ratings

What is epIQ?

The epIQ Index gives you an accurate and authentic understanding of what life at a community is like prior to signing a lease, using a familiar letter grade & report card format.

epIQ Report Card

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Community epIQ Grade

A
A

Renter Ratings

A-

Review Ratings

Noise

3.7

Grounds

3.9

Safety

3.4

Office Staff

3.9

Maintenance

3.6

Neighborhood

4.4

Survey Ratings

SatisFacts™ Tour Survey

SatisFacts™ Move-In Survey

SatisFacts™ Maintenance Survey

SatisFacts™ Renewal Survey

Review Count

B+

Number of reviews in the past 365 days

13

Manager’s Review Engagement

A+

Percentage of reviews responded to

100.00%

Manager’s Review Reply Time

A-

Average time to respond to reviews

3.85 days

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226 Oceana Reviews

(332)

4.1 rating

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382 total reviews

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Resident 216869

Verified Resident 2016

9/12/2016

It's ok. So far. No complaints just wish that the kitchens were not this old. So different from what you all advertise . I'm not expecting high end appliances but just "nice" where you can be proud to show a nice kitchen. That's… See More>
    Manager

    2/11/2016

    226 Oceana
    We apologize any difficulties you have experienced since living at Colonial Village at Harbour Club. Please visit us in the leasing office or call us to discuss your concerns as soon as possible. We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to your continued loyalty with us at Colonial Village at Harbour Club.
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    Resident 222605

    Verified Resident 2016

    3/8/2016

    The overall community is pleasant. But upon moving into my apartment it was the worst experience I have ever had living in an apartment community. The condition of the apartment was less than acceptable and I feel as though the attention that it needed to… See More>
      Manager

      3/9/2016

      226 Oceana
      We greatly appreciate your feedback on Colonial Village at Harbour Club. We are so sorry to hear that you found the apartment in less than satisfactory condition. We strive to maintain a clean environment, as well as hire staff who listen to and accommodate our residents' requests. Please call the office during business hours to discuss your concerns or to make suggestions. We maintain an open-door policy, and look forward to making your living experience a positive one.
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      Resident 220853

      Verified Resident 2016

      2/29/2016

      I love my new apartment. The peaple are very friendly and overall welcoming environment.It is a great neighborhood. Good customer service the people at the office are great to work with.it is also very affordable and I love the fact that the people… See More>
        Manager

        3/1/2016

        226 Oceana
        Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so happy that you decided to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home! Thank you again for the positive feedback, and please let us know if there is anything we can do to make your stay with us as pleasant as possible.
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        Resident 219574

        Verified Resident 2015 - 2016

        2/23/2016

        I was in need of a new washer machine. We talked to Tollie at the main office and the next day the gentleman was there to check it out. (This was on a Friday) the following Monday they were there to install. Unfortunately I had… See More>
          Manager

          2/24/2016

          226 Oceana
          Thank you for the kind words about Colonial Village at Harbour Club! We are so happy that you decided to join us here! Thank you again for the positive feedback, and please let us know if there is anything we can do to make your stay with us even better.
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          Resident 216527

          Verified Resident 2015 - 2016

          2/9/2016

          I have not enjoyed living at this facility at all. You can hear all the conversations of your neighbors. You have to have cox cable whether you want it or not. The water bill is billed to you by number of people… See More>
            Manager

            2/10/2016

            226 Oceana
            We appreciate you taking the time to provide feedback and appreciate you making Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home! We are constantly looking for ways to improve, and information like this helps. Please do not ever hesitate to contact us in the office with any difficulties or concerns, or to let us know if there is anything we can do to make your life here better!
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            Resident 211027

            Verified Resident 2014 - 2016

            1/14/2016

            I've had a really good experience. Everyone is so nice and quick to help. If there are any problems I don't hesitate to talk to anyone. Even the maintenance man, even though I know he has a lot to do he still makes sure all… See More>
              Manager

              1/15/2016

              226 Oceana
              Thank you so much for the great review! We appreciate your feedback and we are thrilled that you chose to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home.
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              Resident 211008

              Verified Resident 2015 - 2016

              1/14/2016

              I very much enjoy this community, especially since this is my first time renting. I especially love that there is no breed restriction and the amenities provided for dogs. I also do love the ample and convenient parking for residents/guests

                Manager

                1/15/2016

                226 Oceana
                Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so happy that you decided to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home! Thank you again for the positive feedback, and please let us know if there is anything we can do to make your stay with us as pleasant as possible.
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                anonymous

                Resident 2015 - 2016

                1/10/2016

                Please look at the dates of the reviews for this complex. At least half of them are fake, written by staff. This company has no problems committing fraud, or using bait-and-switch tactics to get you to sign a lease. Any time they… See More>
                  Manager

                  1/19/2016

                  226 Oceana
                  Thank you for being a loyal resident at Colonial Village at Harbour Club and alerting us to your concerns. We're sorry for any difficulties you have experienced, and apologize if we have not met your expectations. We'd love to discuss any outstanding issues further, and encourage you to reach out to our leasing office at your convenience.
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                  Resident 209439

                  Verified Resident 2015 - 2018

                  4/12/2018

                  CJ I'd the BEST property manager out of anyone who has been here in that position. She genuinely cares about people and their concerns and she is always doing her very best to help me with any issues or questions I may have. Going into… See More>
                    Manager

                    1/6/2016

                    226 Oceana
                    Thank you for the kind words about Colonial Village at Harbour Club! We are so happy that you decided to join us here! Thank you again for the positive feedback, and please let us know if there is anything we can do to make your stay with us even better.
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                    Resident 209303

                    Verified Resident 2015 - 2016

                    3/21/2016

                    the community is very inviting expecially the leasing office, the people there are the primary reason we decided to come here.The ladies were so welcoming and hospitible throughout the whole moving process and you can tell it was genuine.

                      Manager

                      1/6/2016

                      226 Oceana
                      Thank you so much for the great review! We appreciate your feedback and we are thrilled that you chose to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home.
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                      Resident 205093

                      Verified Resident 2014 - 2015

                      12/16/2015

                      After moving to this community ,I can't help but think that I chose the perfect temporary community. I love the schools systems the being close to the beach. The maintenance department and management staff are so friendly and helpful thanks

                        Manager

                        12/17/2015

                        226 Oceana
                        Thank you so much for the nice review! We appreciate your feedback and we are thrilled that you chose to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home.
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                        Resident 204314

                        Verified Resident 2015

                        12/11/2015

                        TOO NEW TO JUDGE. IVE BEEN HERE LESS THAN A MONTH. EVEN THOUGH, THE NEIGHBORHOOD IS VERY QUIET AND NEIGHBORS ARE NOT ROWDY. AREA IS CLOSE TO THE BEACH AND PROPERTY IS WELL MAINTAINED. LEASING STAFF ARE EXTREMELY FRIENDLY AND MAKE THE BEST EFFORT… See More>
                          Manager

                          12/12/2015

                          226 Oceana
                          Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so happy that you decided to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home! Thank you again for the positive feedback, and please let us know if there is anything we can do to make your stay with us as pleasant as possible.
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                          Resident 197798

                          Verified Resident 2015

                          11/11/2015

                          I had a good experience moving in. Rooms are less spacious then I expected and the patio only extends to the master room but besides that I'm enjoying my new home. Haven't talked to any of the neighbors yet but a lot of them seem… See More>
                            Manager

                            11/12/2015

                            226 Oceana
                            Thank you so much for the great review! We appreciate your feedback and we are thrilled that you chose to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home. Please stop by or call the leasing office anytime to discuss any concerns or to make suggestions. Thank you for being a resident!
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                            Resident 194989

                            Verified Resident 2015 - 2016

                            2/9/2016

                            These apartments are a disappointment. When I am told utilities are included in rent I expect them to be inclouded. Not added on after the fact. I know multiple familit's that were told the same thing and dissatisfied at the fact that utilizes were not… See More>
                              Manager

                              11/3/2015

                              226 Oceana
                              We apologize any difficulties you have experienced since living at Colonial Village at Harbour Club. Please visit us in the leasing office or call us to discuss your concerns as soon as possible. We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to your continued loyalty with us at Colonial Village at Harbour Club.
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                              Resident 187100

                              Verified Resident 2015

                              9/28/2015

                              mive in September of this month. Process wasn't that bad. Management was ok. Once I move in i start to have problems. Pest control was horrible. Roaches will come out at night. I call and they had someone to… See More>
                                Manager

                                9/29/2015

                                226 Oceana
                                Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We are very sorry you have experienced difficulties with our maintenance team at Colonial Village at Harbour Club, as providing quality service is one of our guiding principles. We invite you to the leasing office to discuss your concerns further, or you can call us.
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                                Resident 184095

                                Verified Resident 2015

                                9/16/2015

                                Office staff is very nice and responsive. Maintenance is quick and very thorough. Spacious apartments and very affordable. Location is great. Older apartments but they have been upgrading so it's really not bad. Very pet friendly as well.

                                  Manager

                                  9/17/2015

                                  226 Oceana
                                  Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so happy that you decided to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home! Thank you again for the positive feedback, and please let us know if there is anything we can do to make your stay with us as pleasant as possible.
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                                  anonymous

                                  Resident 2015

                                  9/10/2015

                                  I am a current resident at Colonial village and although I love the apartment itself there are a lot of problems with it as well as the leasing office even giving a rats --- about it . I call them about 10-15 times in a… See More>
                                    Manager

                                    9/16/2015

                                    226 Oceana
                                    Thank you for the detailed response regarding your home. Our top priority is the satisfaction of our residents, and we apologize that you have experienced difficulties during your stay at Colonial Village at Harbour Club. We take your concerns seriously and hope that you will reach out to our office!
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                                    Resident 178677

                                    Verified Resident 2015

                                    8/27/2015

                                    The community is very quiet and everyone had been very friendly. We have not had any complaints. The pool and recreation center are nice and we really enjoy the south beech bike path that is only a couple blocks away. It provides a nice place… See More>
                                      Manager

                                      8/28/2015

                                      226 Oceana
                                      Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so happy that you decided to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home! Thank you again for the positive feedback, and please let us know if there is anything we can do to make your stay with us as pleasant as possible.
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                                      anonymous

                                      Resident 2015

                                      8/14/2015

                                      Roaches everywhere. The inside of the buildings reek like cigarettes and marijuana.

                                        Manager

                                        8/21/2015

                                        226 Oceana
                                        Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We are so sorry you were not satisfied with your living environment here at Colonial Village at Harbour Club. We would love to hear about any issues or concerns in our leasing office at your earliest convenience.
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                                        Resident 169035

                                        Verified Resident 2015

                                        7/27/2015

                                        This community is beautiful. The lay out is nice easy to navigate. The grounds are kept very beautiful. The only real down side is the proximity to base which means that the plans are very noticeable here. The staff is friendly and accommodating, also there… See More>
                                          Manager

                                          7/28/2015

                                          226 Oceana
                                          Thank you so much for the great review! We appreciate your feedback and we are thrilled that you chose to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home.
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                                          Resident 169001

                                          Verified Resident 2015

                                          7/27/2015

                                          So far my experience has been wonderful the staff and area is very nice my kids and wife are looking forward to coming up here and staying in our new home the pool is very nice to have access to the maintenance issues were taken… See More>
                                            Manager

                                            7/28/2015

                                            226 Oceana
                                            Thank you so much for the nice review! We appreciate your feedback and we are thrilled that you chose to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home.
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                                            Resident 168330

                                            Verified Resident 2015

                                            7/24/2015

                                            This is a extremely friendly community, the staff here is amazing. There is everything within you need with in walking distance, and love the fact that there is NO breed restrictions! This is truly a nice place to live, and I would recommend it to… See More>
                                              Manager

                                              7/25/2015

                                              226 Oceana
                                              Thank you for the amazing recommendation! We love hearing back from our residents, and feedback like yours helps us to know what we are doing right. Thank you so much for making Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home!
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                                              julessantana

                                              Resident 2015

                                              7/30/2015

                                              This place is disgusting, and the management is very unethical. I moved from out of state, and the unit they rented me was not at all as it was pictured or described. I repeatedly asked for pictures of the specific unit I would… See More>
                                                Manager

                                                7/24/2015

                                                226 Oceana
                                                Thank you for your comment on Colonial Village at Harbour Club. We take our residents' feedback seriously, and we appreciate you taking the time to provide feedback. Please accept our apologies for the issues during move-in. We can assure you that we make every effort to create a pleasant experience. Please call us at your earliest convenience, so we can set up a time to discuss your concerns in person.
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                                                Resident 167791

                                                Verified Resident 2015

                                                7/22/2015

                                                Overall im happy. The o ly problem ive had was with move-in. The original staff member i spoke with was on vacation and the staff on move in date were not aware that i was arriving to pick up keys and sign documents. Cleaners were… See More>
                                                  Manager

                                                  7/23/2015

                                                  226 Oceana
                                                  We really appreciate your feedback. We are constantly looking for ways to improve, and information like this helps. Please do not ever hesitate to contact us in the office with any difficulties or concerns, or to let us know if there is anything we can do to make your life here better!
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                                                  Resident 163195

                                                  Verified Resident 2012 - 2015

                                                  6/30/2015

                                                  I have lived on this apartment complex for 3 years now and I love the location. They have raised the rent in the past few years and I don't understand why. They have done a lot of maintenance to make sure the outside looks better… See More>
                                                    Manager

                                                    7/2/2015

                                                    226 Oceana
                                                    Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so happy that you decided to make Colonial Village at Harbour Club your home! Thank you again for the positive feedback, and please continue to let us know if there is anything we can do to make your stay with us as pleasant as possible.

                                                    Features & Amenities

                                                    Pets
                                                    • Cats Allowed
                                                      Fee: $300 ~ 500. Rent: $25. Restrictions: We welcome 2 pets per home. There is a $350 pet fee for the 1st pet and $150 for the second. Pet rent is $25 per month. Aggressive breeds are restricted. Please call our leasing office for more pet policy information.. Pet Limit: 2
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                                                    • Dogs Allowed
                                                      Fee: $300 ~ 500. Rent: $25. Restrictions: We welcome 2 pets per home. There is a $350 pet fee for the 1st pet and $150 for the second. Pet rent is $25 per month. Aggressive breeds are restricted. Please call our leasing office for more pet policy information.. Pet Limit: 2
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                                                    Other
                                                    • 24-Hour Management Availability
                                                    • Credit Card Payments Accepted
                                                    • Electronic Payments Accepted
                                                    • On-Site Maintenance
                                                    • On-Site Management
                                                    • On-site Leasing Office
                                                    • Online Payments Accepted
                                                    • Online Payments Accepted and Resident Portal
                                                    • Online Resident Services
                                                    • Pet-Friendly Community
                                                    • Pre-qualified Renter's Insurance Available
                                                    • Resident Social Events
                                                    • e-Payments
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                                                    Leasing

                                                    226 Oceana, a beautiful community located off of Highway 264 and 9 blocks away from the beach. Some of the amenities include a beautiful clubhouse, sparkling pool, and a fitness center. Your on-site management staff will exceed your expectations and offer you great customer service. We are available for virtual tours and online leasing!
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                                                    Office Hours

                                                    • Sunday: Closed
                                                    • Monday - Friday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
                                                    • Saturday: Closed
                                                    This community is managed by

                                                    Pegasus Residential

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                                                    Questions & Answers (1)

                                                    Bravo1466
                                                    Asked on: 02/05/2018
                                                    Q: Are pit bulls allowed in these apartments?
                                                    Manager

                                                    02/06/2018

                                                    226 Oceana
                                                    A: We do not have a breed restriction nor do we have a weight limit. Please stop by our leasing center so we can go over what we could offer you here at 226 Oceana as a valued resident. Thank you.

                                                    Frequently Asked

                                                    Based on 1316 number of votes by renters, 226 Oceana is currently rated 4.1 out of 5 stars.
                                                    226 Oceana is rated 3.9/5 stars in our renters grounds survey, which is considered average. The grounds are okay, but could use some improvement.
                                                    226 Oceana is rated 3.6/5 stars in our renters maintenance survey, which is considered average. The maintenance team is sometimes slow to respond or not fully effective in resolving issues.
                                                    226 Oceana is rated 3.7/5 stars in our renters noise survey, which is considered average. The noise level can sometimes be disruptive, but not to a significant extent.
                                                    226 Oceana is rated 3.4/5 stars in our renters safety survey, which is considered below average. The complex has significant safety concerns that need immediate attention.
                                                    226 Oceana is rated 4.4/5 stars in our renters neighborhood survey, which is considered good. The complex is located in a generally safe and desirable neighborhood with good access to local attractions and services.
                                                    226 Oceana is rated 3.9/5 stars in our renters staff survey, which is considered average. The staff is sometimes unresponsive or not fully helpful in addressing resident needs.
                                                    Managers have responded to 100% of their community reviews in the past year.
                                                    Managers have replied within 3.85 days to their community reviews in the past year.
                                                    Pegasus Residential
                                                    Cats Allowed
                                                    Fee: $300 ~ 500
                                                    Rent: $25
                                                    Restrictions: We welcome 2 pets per home. There is a $350 pet fee for the 1st pet and $150 for the second. Pet rent is $25 per month. Aggressive breeds are restricted. Please call our leasing office for more pet policy information.
                                                    Pet Limit: 2
                                                    Dogs Allowed
                                                    Fee: $300 ~ 500
                                                    Rent: $25
                                                    Restrictions: We welcome 2 pets per home. There is a $350 pet fee for the 1st pet and $150 for the second. Pet rent is $25 per month. Aggressive breeds are restricted. Please call our leasing office for more pet policy information.
                                                    Pet Limit: 2
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                                                    Your next home awaits! Visit our Floor Plans page to pick your ideal layout and get in touch today to schedule your tour!

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                                                    226 Oceana is a 795 - 1,100 sq. ft. apartment in Virginia Beach in zip code 23451. This community has a 1 - 3 Beds, 1 - 2 Baths, and is for rent for $1,392. Nearby cities include Norfolk, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Hampton, and Suffolk.

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