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Lorton, Virginia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A hotel make you fell like home. Very friendly stuff. Kids enjoy the beautiful indoor pool. We had good time in the hot tub. Their bike rental was very helpful to go to Chincoteague island lighthouse or any near by places. Very close to Assateague island.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice room with everything they said they had. It was New Years and I wanna go back when it's warmer and more stores are open. It's close to everything and easy to find. Everyone was friendly. I'll def stay here again

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Stevensville, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

For the past 4 years we have visited Chincoteague a couple times a year, and we always stay at refuge inn! My favorite visit is our winter getaway weekend. This year we went during the new year and our stay was nothing short of amazing, as usual. The heated indoor pool and hot tub made for a relaxing afternoon after...

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Thank HeatherDY278
Coopersburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting the Refuge INN since November, 1978.... If you want a quiet, friendly, very clean, accommodating place to relax, this is the place. We go nowhere else when we visit Chincoteague. This place has deep roots in the community and they take exceptional pride in providing the guest with exceptional experience.

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Swansboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is probably our fourth visit to the Refuge Inn. We were planning to stay here on New year's Eve anyway, but when I saw a special rate being offered on Facebook for the weekend, I jumped on it! Staff is welcoming, rooms are spotless and nicely decorated. The pool and hot tub give us a chance to unwind after...

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Thank K M
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Usually stay here once a year or so while visiting Chincoteague NWR. Rooms are clean and comfortable. The breakfast is good and staff friendly. Special deals throughout the year, just recently $69 special over the holidays. A good value. Close access to the refuge.

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San Marcos, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chose Refuge Inn based on Tripadvisor reviews and wasn't disappointed. Room décor very homey (love the wide crown molding and leather wing chairs). Very clean. Nice breakfast with wide selection of choices. Best part is looking out on the ponies which belong to the hotel I guess. We also got some great pictures of the sunset on the viewing platform...

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Thank Joy P
Prescott, Arizona, United States
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

My visit was based on a recommendation while staying in Hershey, PA. Decided to follow up on it, and so glad I did. Even though it was off season, staff were so helpful and friendly. My room was beautiful and so clean. Breakfast was great (french toast yogurt parfaits, great coffee, and juice. And other if I would have chosen)....

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Thank Jennifer M
Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the excellent review!! All of us here at the Refuge are glad you enjoyed you first trip down here, and hope that you'll return next year (with friends!) We visit Hershey PA (as well as the Lancaster area) all the time, so maybe you met some of our friends or past guests up there. Thanks again!

York, PA
Reviewed 8 December 2016

A delightful family-owned hotel. We stay here once or twice a year to get away!! I would never look elsewhere on the island. Rooms are clean - recently renovated. Every one is different which adds to the charm. Beds are excellent. Continental breakfast is simple but in a cozy well-lit room off of the lobby. Extra amenities, e.g. pool and...

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

Thank you for the excellent review!! We are so glad you continue to enjoy your time here at the Refuge, and that you keep returning to our beautiful island year after year. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend fell in love with the room the moment we saw it. Everyone was so friendly and nice that it was hard not to relax. The gift shop was cute and the room was everything we wanted! It was the best time of our vacation!

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Thank Lucy K
Cynthia W, Manager at Refuge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5-star review! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to see you and your girlfriend back again soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • 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 Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • 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 (Formerly Refuge Motor Inn)
Region: United States > Virginia > Chincoteague Island
Price Range: $128 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Refuge Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 72
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Refuge Chincoteague Island
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“We wished we had a room further down so as to not also see McDonalds. Ask for one furthest away from office looking toward the lighthouse.”
 of 5 bubbles 252joyp, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The sound side has a great view from the second floor. The back side faces the woods for quiet. You can't go wrong either way.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeS-York, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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
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