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7058 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2102 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

We stop at Chincoteague Island on the way down south every year. We have stayed at multiple hotels on the island and this is by far the best. Don't let the unassuming exterior look fool you. The rooms are large, clean and quiet. The pillows...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed here before, at least twice. The hotels on Chincoteague tend toward the lower end, but in the past Refuge Inn fit that niche well. Clean, reasonable decor, good service. This time, my check in experience with Sharon left me feeling really unwelcome. It...More

Thank SBS20001
Response from Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge InnResponded 6 days ago

We're all sorry that your most recent stay didn't meet your expectations. The long and short of it is, we have the most bandwidth of anyone on the island. There is no option for us to purchase any more. We are on an island, and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second visit and we had another great experience! The room was comfy, it had enough space for all 5 of us. The pool was great for the kids when it rained. The breakfast of scrambled eggs, sausage, pastries, breads, yogurts, cereals, etc...More

Thank Nymoon78
Response from Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge InnResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for the great review!! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Forget the newest and trendiest Carribean colored lodging place, stay here for a warm welcome and well tended plantings and a atmosphere of comfortable jeans and sock-less tennis shoes. We return year after year to the quiet comfort found under the towering pines.

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Response from Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge InnResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for the lovely review!! We make an active effort to cultivate the laid back & friendly atmosphere, and are glad you enjoy it as much as we do. All of us look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't tell you how enjoyable our time spent at the Refuge Inn was. It truly is a hidden gem.! The pool was great we had it to ourselves every afternoon! Breakfast is always good. They do have great coffee.the Ponies are always there &...More

Thank Explore325867
Response from Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge InnResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for the great review! Hope you can visit your "happy place" again soon!

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Exceed your expectations at this family owned inn where no detail is overlooked. The Refuge Inn is located within walking distance of the wildlife refuge and minutes from our beautiful undeveloped beach. ...More Amenities include Continental Breakfast, Wireless Internet, Indoor/Outdoor Heated Pool, Hot Tub, Sauna, Fitness Room, Observation Decks, Bicycle & Beach Gear Rentals, Conference Room and Gift Shop. Rooms are continually updated and renovated. At the Refuge Inn, you arrive as guests and leave as friends, and are treated as part of the family. A Treasure of a place--Local Family Owned and Proudly Operated. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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US$ 93 - US$ 171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Refuge Motor Inn
Also Known As
Refuge Hotel Chincoteague Island
Refuge Chincoteague Island
United States > Virginia > Chincoteague Island
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Chris L
16 August 2018|
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Response from Terri S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. To be honest, I really don't know. We only stay for a couple days. Too many people during the pony run.
7 March 2018|
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Response from craignterri | Reviewed this property |
yes, a McDonald's is right next door, a restaurant is across the street and a few more are down the street.
21 August 2017|
Response from Kelly G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you could walk to several restaurants and ice cream however the road is 2 lane and not real wide so you would just be on the edge of the road with a lot of traffic at times. There is also a traffic circle to negotiate... More
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"King beds seem a bit more comfortable than queens mattress feel wise."
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"Rooms on 2nd floor are quieter and have a small terrace"
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"With kids, we like the first floor, back area facing the swing and grills....easy access to pool."
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"2nd floor on the parking lot side gives you a nice view of the pony area :)"
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