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The Lighthouse Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 108*
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is one of the few pet friendly hotels on the island. There were milk bones in the room for Sona. The inn keepers gave us a great road map of the town. Our room was clean, simple and the bed was comfy. We will definitely stay there on our next trip.

Thank Darlene I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved that the Inn was right over the bridge. The Innkeepers are great! All questions were answered. The room was relaxing and the bed was extremely comfortable.The suggestions provided for local eating and biking allowed dear memories to be made. Thank you!

Thank Caitlyn T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we first pulled up to the small motel style Inn we were a little hesitant at first. But the second you walk up to check in and you are greeted by the extremely friendly and always helpful staff you know you made the right choice. The couple that was managing the Lighthouse Inn did an excellent job making sure...

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I stayed here on a little getaway. We loved our visit! It was quaint and an excellent location. The innkeeper were kind and were eager for us to enjoy our stay in Chincoteague. The decor is older but we liked the nostalgic vibe.

Thank Mariah S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It isn't much to look at as you drive by -- it's a motel. BUT, it is very clean, customer-oriented, conveniently-located, family-run. We were very pleased with the room and the service. Loved the screened porch with grill and tables. Fairly priced.

Thank summeriwnd03
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights while he was interviewing for a job at Wallops Flight Facility. It was very nice. The Innkeepers were very nice and helpful. The room was clean and maintained. We enjoyed our stay and will hopefully be back again.

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not only do they allow pets they welcome them. Pets are our family members and I didn't mind leaving our well behaved little dog in the room. I knew he would be safe. Rooms are spotless.They really care about your needs and go out of their way to help. Fridge in our room in working order and clean. Can't wait...

Thank Marylou N
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn't been to Chincoteague in 25 years and my husband had never been there. We prefer small motels over chain hotels. We couldn't have made a better choice than The Lighthouse Inn! The innkeepers, Chris and Lea are great! They are very welcoming and friendly. Great advice about where to eat and things to do. The room was very...

Thank suncat123
Northern Virginia
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stayed here in February for a get away weekend from the city. It is a small wonderful walking town to explore and minutes away from the Preserve. We were traveling with 2 dogs so the pet rooms were perfect for us. Walk right out the door to walk the pups. We were not in the newer rooms and we...

Thank Orca1111
Sea Isle City, New Jersey
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Centrally located on Main Street in Chincoteague. Owner was great and very helpful. Room was clean and well kept. Not a luxury hotel but a great and convenient place, especially for pets! Great location. Great owner. Nice hotel.

Thank Scott L

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come to enjoy a relaxing stay at the historic Lighthouse Inn! Our location is absolutely perfect! We're located right in the heart of the island, just a short walk to shopping, dining, and those fabulous local artist studios on Main Street and Maddox Boulevard. It's only a very short drive to the National Park and the Wildlife Refuge where you will find a beautiful beach and the famous wild Chincoteague ponies. The Lighthouse Inn offers comfortable rooms in a family friendly atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lighthouse Inn

Address: 4218 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2800
Region: United States > Virginia > Chincoteague Island
Price Range: ₹ 5,818 - ₹ 11,377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Lighthouse Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Lighthouse Hotel Chincoteague Island
Lighthouse Motel Chincoteague Island
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“Good place to go if you're looking for a place to sleep.”
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“Pick a room near the stairs.”
briant552016, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I called to make our reservation and got a lot better deal than was online!”
EastAurora1212, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are pet friendly rooms in one building and the other building is pet free!”
C1983GXsusanc, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They will help you select the perfect room either second floor or pet friendly just ask”
kelseyj693, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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