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Refuge Inn

7058 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336 (Formerly Refuge Motor Inn)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Salisbury, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The island of Chicoteague is a charming place within itself. Add in the Refuge Inn and you've got magic. When you stay at The Refuge, it's like staying at a close friend's house. It's perfect for a "get away" with, or without the kids. Best on the island!

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Chevy
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is my second visit to the Refuge Inn, and it is an excellent choice. The staff is friendly and helpful (without being intrusive). Our room was kept perfectly, and was a comfortable spot for "down time" during the super-cold weekend. We'll definitely be back! (one word of caution: Chincoteague is a great spot for bicyclists, but the Refuge Inn... More 

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Herndon, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at the Refuge Inn since the 1980s and love staying there in summer and even in the winter when the area is more quiet. The Inn has a heated indoor pool, an exercise room, and a hot tub. And if you love seafood, Chincoteague is for you! The staff is always courteous and friendly as well. The... More 

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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel met all of my expectations and then some! The room was excellent, with the beautiful furniture and cleanliness! The staff was so helpful. We usually visit the island during the summer season, and they were very helpful with all of our questions. The hotel was very nicely decorated. It made you feel as though you were in a... More 

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Poquoson, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I recently stayed at the Refuge Inn for an anniversary getaway. The room was immaculate and decorated beautifully. The bed was extremely comfortable and the extra seating was a welcome change from ordinary hotel rooms. The staff was warm and friendly and gave us great tips on where to eat and what to see while visiting. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Location, location, location! Beyond that, the staff was accommodating, informative and extremely responsive. The room and entire hotel was in immaculate condition. It is the only place I will ever stay in Chincoteague.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've stayed at the Refuge Inn many times, always in the winter. It's quiet, the staff is terrific and there's a heated indoor pool and gym. Best of all, it's next to the wildlife refuge at Assateaque.

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

Thank you so much for the excellent review! We hope to see you back again soon. More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The Refuge is a beautifully decorated motel a the the end of Chincoteague, VA before entering the Assateague National Wildlife Refuge and Seashore. Chincoteague is a quiet town good for antique shopping, small shops, and good seafood restaurants. The town has a nice community park, a waterfront with available boat rides, a nice community center, and a view of the... More 

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

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We are so glad you've enjoyed your trips to Chincoteague. All of us here hope to see you again soon. PS-- that photo of 203 with the old bedspread and wallpaper really took us back! We had forgotten it ever looked like that, as all of the bedding... More 

Christmas, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Very nice quaint Inn .Clean and perfectly located to explore the area. The staff was exceptionaly friendly and helpful. The bedding was extremely nice w/out the "bowling ball effect" we have experienced w/some more expensive chains. My wife and I would highly recommend the Refuge Inn.

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

Thank you for the excellent review! We are very glad you enjoyed your time here on Chincoteague and hope to see you back again soon. More 

Kennett Square
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is the third time i stayed here, as i come with my friends the birders from our retirement community, called Crosslands, Pa. Last time we had rooms next to the campground where they keep some old ponies from Assateague. This time they gave us rooms across the hall looking at some construction and i didn't like it one bit.... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review! We apologize for the construction-- but unfortunately, improvements are necessary from time to time. Luckily, we can nearly always take care of things in the off-season, so folks can have the room of their choosing. The next time you come, feel free to request a specific room or location... More 

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Address: 7058 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336 (Formerly Refuge Motor Inn)
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Location: United States > Virginia > Chincoteague Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 72
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Refuge Hotel Chincoteague Island
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