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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 8 August 2015

My wife and I have been going to Chincoteague for almost 50 years, and for a long time, now, the Refuge Inn has been our favorite place to stay. It's location, beyond the downtown "strip" and only a few hundred yards from the entrance to Assateague National Seashore, is ideal; and it's still in walking or biking distance of stores,...

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

Thank you so much for the fabulous review! We are glad you always enjoy your time here and look forward to seeing you come back for many years to come.

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 7 August 2015

My family and I stay here frequently. Awesome place in every season! Quiet, family oriented. Great gift shop! Unique rooms. Amazing customer service. And a pony in the parking lot at bike rentals. Very close to beach.

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

Thank you for the awesome review! We appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon.

Aberdeen, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 August 2015

The room was ready for us with all the criteria I needed. That was a welcoming thing. The maids were very accommodating and helpful. It is nice to have coffee whenever you like and the pool was delightful. We have been coming here for years and we always enjoy it.

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

Thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here on Chincoteague and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Suffolk, Virginia
Reviewed 4 August 2015

If you love ponies and want to be in Chincoteague for Pony Penning week, the Refuge Inn is definitely the place to stay. Just a few minutes from Assateague and the wonderful wildlife reserve (or the beach if you so desire). Our room was very clean and comfortable. I was so excited to get an actual "key" to the room...

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

Thanks for taking the time to write such a glowing review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here on Chincoteague and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 August 2015

First time and LOVED it! Will definitely stay here when we return. Large, lovely, peaceful, and shaded grounds. Very close to Assateague Island. Beautiful, clean, and comfortable rooms, very helpful and friendly staff, yummy breakfasts, fun indoor/outdoor pool experience. The ponies were our favorite! We all enjoyed watching, petting, and feeding their resident ponies. A lot of attention to detail...

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

Thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here on Chincoteague. The staff (and the ponies!) look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 August 2015

Our family loved staying at the Refuge In. The room was very clean and well appointed, and we enjoyed using the private deck. The staff was friendly and breakfast was good. Our kids loved the ponies next to the parking lot, and they loved the pool. We will definitely stay there again!

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

Thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here on Chincoteague and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We rented two rooms for our families of 6. They accommodated us very well! The rooms are not spacious but had enough space for a floor mattress that was provided at no additional charge. We will stay here again

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

Thanks for taking the time to write such a nice little review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here on Chincoteague and look forward to seeing you and your family again soon.

Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

My family again at the pleasure of staying at the refuge in for a week while we explored Chincoteague and surrounding Delmarva peninsula. Staff is courteous and breakfast is fresh. I recommended this place to many friends. You will not be disappointed.

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

Thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here on Chincoteague and look forward to seeing you and your family again next year, if not sooner!

Prevost, Canada
Reviewed 2 August 2015

It was our sixth time. As usual, we loved it. Great comfort in the room. The TV has been changed, which is good improvement. Housekeeping well done. Everybody is nice and smiling. Really good waffles at breakfast. The pool is quite amazing, half indoor, half outdoor. Beautiful landscape all around. Close to Assateague Island and the beach.

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

Thanks for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here on Chincoteague and look forward to seeing you again soon for #7.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Very clean, quaint rooms. Nice pool. Comfortable beds and balcony space. Peaceful location close to the beach. Could not have been happier! Our first time in chincoteague. The staff was wonderful! a lovely week of family vacation time. Lots to do. Easy to get around by bike. Awesome hiking and bike paths

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Thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here on Chincoteague and look forward to seeing you and your family again soon.

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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
In your room
  • 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: ₹ 6,670 - ₹ 8,916 (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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“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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