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7058 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336 (Formerly Refuge Motor Inn)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the perfect stay at the Refuge Inn! The rooms were unique, clean, affordable and gave off a boutique-feel that stayed true to the vibe of the island. Breakfast was delicious and filling, the pool was gorgeous and my fiance, a huge fitness buff, couldn't stop raving about the amazing workout room.The inn was such a convenient stroll, bike... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from a long weekend at the Refuge Inn. This was our 6th visit and we love it better every time. The little breakfast is a fun place to plan your day and the ladies at the front desk were super welcoming. Rooms are nicely decorated and clean and the wifi works great. Nice sized (warm) pool - opens... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In December, I was invited to attend a NASA social media event and watch the Orbital Sciences Antares/Cygnus launch from Wallops Island. I found out from a guy who got the same invitation that the Refuge Inn was offering a special price for folks coming into town for the launch. It still wasn't the lowest price in town, but it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed a break from the busy life of New York and wanted to escape to somewhere quiet and peaceful, and Refuge Inn was the perfect place. The rooms are warm, welcoming and relaxing. The people at the front desk are friendly and were always happy and excited to answer any questions I had ( and I had a lot... More

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Laurel, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from a few days on Chincoteague - our first visit. The folks at Refuge Inn were exceptional from the time I made the reservation through the end of our visit. They were kind enough to email me a heads up that the pool opening was delayed to see if we wanted to change our plans, because they recalled... More

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Ballston Lake, New York
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Each Spring for the past 6 years, we have enjoyed staying at the Refuge Inn with our children and grandchildren. We enjoy the hotel with its lovely breakfast, as well as the large,well kept pool. The Chincoteague Ponies in the nearby corral are fun to watch too. Since the Inn is just over the bridge from the National Wildlife Refuge,... More

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Newport News, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We've stayed at the Refuge Inn twice and both experiences were excellent. The first stay was October 2012 and again in May 2014 for our 1 year anniversary. Our room was always clean and smelled fresh during our entire stay. We always enjoy the ponies with their babies kept right next to the Inn. This time we remembered to bring... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We decided to take a trip to Chincoteague in the winter because our older daughter was loving the Misty books. I read the stellar reviews on Tripadvisor and thought I'd give the Refuge Inn a try. I had been to the island but had never stayed at the inn before. I called and got a great price of $149 a... More

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pocomoke
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013 via mobile

My family and i stayed here for a week recently.the staff was so friendly and helpful.the place was kept very nice and@clean.housekeeping went far and beyond.we didn't get to use any of the facilities (i.e.pool,excercise room) but our stay was just as nice.i recommend this place yo anyone

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Glenside, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

We love how close it is to the Wildlife Park. We love that they have their own supply of the Ponies & Pony Babies to see & watch & feed & photograph. The rooms are lovely & well cared for. The breakfast is very good. We love the POOL & all that goes with it. The only thing we would... More

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Also Known As:
Refuge Hotel
Refuge Hotel Chincoteague Island
Refuge Chincoteague Island
Address: 7058 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336 (Formerly Refuge Motor Inn)
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Location: United States > Virginia > Chincoteague Island
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 18 hotels in Chincoteague Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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 
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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 
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