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First Colony Inn

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This was our third stay at the First Colony Inn, and they did not disappoint! We have been going to the Bluegrass Festival over in Manteo the last three years and this is a convenient location. I initially found this Inn on a travel website...More

1  Thank joeb1950
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Your comments are much appreciated, thank you. It is always nice to hear from our guests. We love our lovely inn by the sea and know that most of our guests appreciate the slower pace, customer service and the history of First Colony Inn. We...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Our second stay a few years apart. Excellent location, unique atmosphere, beautiful grounds, good food and afternoon wine. However our room was showing signs of looking worn and ragged. Stained chair, wood furniture scarred and water stained. Tub bottom looked dirty but was just worn...More

Thank travelguys221
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We do try to address normal wear and tear when we are closed, usually in February. I will make sure the innkeeper is aware of the issues you mentioned. Hopefully you will be able to return and enjoy your stay...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

I reserved a room for one night in late august, upon arrival I was informed that they had tried to reach me all day, because the room sprang a leak in the plumbing and was unusable and all the other rooms were sold out. yikes!...More

1  Thank Jeffrey C
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your understanding of the situation. Just like a home, things happen that are beyond our control. I hope you will come back and actually get to stay with us. I am sure you will be happy with the inn, the breakfast and...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

It seems to be an unusually large bed and breakfast that is more like a hotel. Our room was large and well furnished. Situated on a very nice large property. Highly recommended. Make sure to visit the library room. Only negative is that they have...More

Thank Stephen M
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of First Colony Inn in Nags Head, NC. We want each guest to feel welcome and comfortable and do our best to exceed expectations. Please come back and visit us again

Reviewed 12 September 2017

This was our third time staying at the First Colony Inn and will not be the last. We love this cozy, quaint, historic Inn. The grounds are lush and beautiful. The staff are pleasant and helpful. There is a short private walkway to the beach....More

1  Thank Londabarry
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 13 September 2017

We appreciate each guest and especially those who come back to stay with us year after year. Reviews like yours are so helpful, thank you for your detailed comments and kind words. We will see you soon.

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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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USD 126 - USD 389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Price range
USD 126 - USD 389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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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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"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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"We like the corner rooms on 1st & 2nd floors."
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"great location"
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