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First Colony Inn

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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Outer Banks for a wedding and stayed here for 3 nights and loved it. The location is excellent. It's a very short walk to the beach and also a short walk to great places to drink and eat such...More

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Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 19 May 2016

Thank you for staying with us and for your review of First Colony Inn. You picked a good place to eat, Miller's Waterfront Restaurant is one of my favorites. When we read these reviews, I always hope to see "clean" and "comfortable"...we want all our...More

Reviewed 16 May 2016

Our room was on the third/top floor. No elevator but not too terrible of a trip up the stairs. Room was clean and quiet. Small refrigerator and microwave were convenient. Walk/Access to the beach was short and easy. Staff was friendly and breakfast was decent...the...More

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Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 19 May 2016

Well, our building is old, that is for sure...it was actually built in 1932 and was awarded the Gertrude Carroway Preservation for historic preservation by the Historic Preservation Foundation of NC. We are very proud of that. Thank you for your review, we appreciate when...More

Reviewed 10 May 2016

We enjoyed a several day stop over in this lovely Inn. The rooms were clean and comfortable. Our room had a small refrigerator, cook top and a microwave which made our arrival night as we were tired from travelling, and were able to heat a...More

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Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 19 May 2016

We know that many, many travelers rely on TripAdvisor while searching for places to stay and your review is very much appreciated by those of us who love and work at First Colony Inn in Nags Head. Thank you. And we hope you do come...More

Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the First Colony Inn with my husband and son on a short vacation to the outer banks .I was pleasantly surprised at how quaint and adorable everything was. The hotel is a three story inn with wraparound porches on the first two floors...More

Thank Karen R
Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 19 May 2016

Wow...thank you! Thank you very much. What a thorough and wonderful review of First Colony Inn. It makes us happy to hear that a guest had a good stay and appreciated the inn and our hospitality. It makes us even happier to hear that you...More

Reviewed 10 May 2016

Enjoyed our stay from beginning to end. Very friendly check-in and check-out. We stayed three nights and the breakfast was varied and delicious each day, lots of choices to meet whatever you might be in the mood for that morning. We stayed in room #23,...More

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Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 19 May 2016

The Martyn Sutton Room is very popular, and I am glad you enjoyed your stay at First Colony Inn. We love what we do, we love our historic it and it is gratifying to hear that a guest appreciated the inn and had a nice...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$ 154 - US$ 391 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 154 - US$ 391 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Rowland T
24 August 2016|
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Response from oldobxer | Property representative |
Pets are not allowed but there are kennels on the Outer Banks.
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sheaby2
28 February 2016|
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Response from jdgreen43 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are king size beds at least 6 or 8 rooms are kings
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Edmond O
26 February 2016|
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Response from Christine M | Reviewed this property |
We love the First Colony Inn and love to visit in different seasons. It is our go to place if we are not renting a house on the OBX.
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"Second floor, corner room was great. Ocean side is great, but you also won't be disappointed in a bay..."
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"Review their website to view their rooms and amenities. I requested a specific room and was given that room!!"
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"Get a room on the beach side so you can avoid traffic noise. Corner rooms like ours was a plus."
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"If you want a water view, you need to pick a third floor room."
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