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Bel Air, Maryland
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very nice rooms. Polite staff. No street noise and really nice views. Have stayed here several times and they are always very accommodating. Be sure to check out their gift shop. The causeway to beach is right out the door and you can rent bicycles next door and ride over to the wildlife refuge.

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Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your repeat business and for the 5-star review! All of us here at the Refuge are glad you enjoyed our facility, and we hope you'll return again soon.

Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I wanted to give this place a five star because of cleanliness and most of the staff were friendly except for one person. It looks like we're the only Asian that was there and felt a little bit of what they called discrimination. In spite of that feeling I'm still not discourage to go back with my family. The pool...

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Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the 4-star review! All of us here at the Refuge are glad you enjoyed our facility and amenities, and we hope you'll return again soon! PS-- We are a very inclusive facility, and treat everyone like family. If you felt anything less than completely welcome, we are terribly sorry! We do have a few ladies on staff...

Woodstock, Maryland
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Inn is perfectly situated about a half mile from Assateague Island. There is a bike rental shop next door and it's walking distance to restaurants and shopping. We had a room on the second floor overlooking the pony corral. It was very peaceful and the weather was perfect!

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Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the awesome review! We have been blessed with fabulous weather for most of the month, which has been wonderful for guests and locals alike. You'll have to return next October!

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great staff. Cozy rooms. Great bed. Clean. Enjoyed the pool and the hot tub, and really enjoyed being just down the street from the National Park. Breakfast was the basic hotel insto breakfast gig, but well staffed. Great location---I hope to go back!

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Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the fabulous review! Look forward to seeing you again sometime.

Stafford Township, NJ
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We arrived about two hours early - no problem with check in. This is a two story, drive up motel. Nice, updated lobby, woman behind the desk was very nice. We had a first floor room, facing the lighthouse/ponies. The room was immaculate! Tiled and carpet, great bedding, small table and two chairs, dresser, refrigerator, coffee maker. Nice little patio...

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Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the awesome review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and so sad that it had to be cut short. That weekend was a perfect storm of unexpected events, including a rocket launch that had been postponed, and an Oyster Festival that had been rescheduled. Next time we'll reserve your room way in advance!...

Woodbury, New Jersey
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I can't say enough about this friendly, clean and accommodating Inn. The location is excellent, only minutes to the Refuge, eateries, and bike rentals. Our room was immaculate and stocked with everything we needed (even a mini fridge). We are two adults who only stayed for a few days and didn't spend much time in our room. We didn't need...

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Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this awesome review! We do put a lot of effort into making our guests comfortable, so it's wonderful to see folks using and enjoying all the amenities. All of here at the Refuge are glad you had fun during your stay with us, and we hope to see you again...

Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I can't recommend this hotel highly enough. Everything was exceptional, from the check in, to check out. When you drive up to the front door, you'll find that your mind becomes instantly peaceful and serene. There are ponies in the corral next to you, and a canopy of trees along the back. Our check in was warm, friendly, and quick....

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Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a through and stellar review! We can't wait to have you back at our little slice of paradise.

Reviewed 14 October 2016

Ours was family weekend for 8; 4 adults with 4 children. We had adjacent rooms which made our gathering together easier than in other locations. The entire staff is warm, friendly, helpful and among the nicest folks I've met in a long time. Both of the double Queen rooms we had were very clean and comfortable; temperature controls worked quickly...

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Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed our facility! We put a lot of thought and effort into being cozy, warm, and family-friendly, so it's wonderful to see all that hard work being appreciated and utilized! It's so wonderful to hear that you had a great family gathering. All of us at the Refuge look forward to your return.

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My husband and I were very comfortable, staying in the handicap accessible first floor room at Refuge Inn. It had a bathtub with shower and a second hand-held walk-in shower across from it where one could sit. The wash bowl and mirror were directly outside the bathroom. The king bed was a dream to sleep on, much to my relief....

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Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the five-star review!! We are so glad you and your husband enjoyed your time in Room 135, and we hope to see you both again the next time you need a getaway! PS-- We have a microwave behind the front desk, but don't have the electrical capacity to move it into the breakfast area, or...

Reviewed 8 October 2016

We had never stayed at the Refuge Inn before. Our main reason for choosing the inn was the indoor outdoor pool and the proximity to Assateague. We have a 7 yr old and a 12 yr old ant the double Queen room was perfect. The folks at the front desk were wonderful. One lady in particular could tell you the...

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Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the five-star review! We are so glad you and your girls enjoyed your first stay with us, and hope that it will be come an annual tradition for your family. We've watched so many families grow up here and then return with kids and grandkids! It's one of the lovely things about being a family-owned and operated...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Exceed your expectations in 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. Amenities include Continental Breakfast, Wireless Internet, Indoor/Outdoor Heated Pool, Hot Tub, Fitness Room, Bicycle & Beach Gear Rentals, Conference Room and Gift Shop. A Treasure of a place, Family Owned and Proudly Operated. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Refuge Inn

Address: 7058 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2102 (Formerly Refuge Motor Inn)
Region: United States > Virginia > Chincoteague Island
Price Range: ₹ 6,675 - ₹ 8,854 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Refuge Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
Refuge Hotel Chincoteague Island
Refuge Chincoteague Island
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“I love the rooms facing the pine trees”
 of 5 bubbles GardenGnome2, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the first floor at the parking lot may contend with car noise and/or headlights.”
 of 5 bubbles gregorydicesare, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Second floor has less noise, pool side is quieter. First floor parking lot side best to avoid stairs and easy access to room.”
 of 5 bubbles rgnjflars, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the second floor and insist on night stands!”
 of 5 bubbles 17j29, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Second floor, pony side is our preference.”
 of 5 bubbles kitty487, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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