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First Colony Inn

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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41 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here for a four night mini vacation. A friend had recommended it. Clean, cute room! Each room has a different name. Quaint, period decorations. Our room is on the third floor and we look out onto Hwy 158. Quiet at night! Nice chairs and swings on the east side facing the ocean for relaxation. Breakfast served in the am... More 

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Centreville, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We generally visit the OBX twice a summer from the DC area and have been staying at The First Colony Inn exclusively for the last three or four years. I like being in the heart of the action around Nags Head for starters, and this inn is near two of our favorite restaurants, Tortuga's Lie and the Blue Moon Grill.... More 

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Georgetown, South Carolina
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18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

for the second time, we have stayed at the inn. The breakfast was great, with eggs, ham muffins, fruits, cereals, coffees, etc. all freshly prepared. the room was very adequate, and mattress great. wine in the afternoon, and helpful people behind the desk. Even loaned me bug spray for the outdoor play. always very clean, and takes on feeling of... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent two week nights here and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. Our room was well appointed and had two separate doors leading to the wrap around porch. Breakfast offerings included both hot and cold choices. Afternoon tea and wine between 3-5 was a nice touch. Location was close to Pamlico Jack's and Miller's Waterfront which were both good places to... More 

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Thank Circlegirl6
oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and your comments here. You chose two of the best restaurants on the beach to eat...and they offer outstanding views in addition to the food. We take pride in our little inn and appreciate it when our guests let us know they had a good stay with us. I hope you are able to come... More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister in law and myself took a road trip across America and our last stop was at the outer banks in North Carolina. We arrived on a rainy afternoon so we were not able to go to the beach that evening. Early the next morning we left to watch the sun rise via a quick little walk. The inn... More 

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Thank Annette S
oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony Inn, responded to this review

Quaint, vintage, helpful...yes, that sounds about right! It is always nice to hear that a guest had a good stay with us. We really like what we do here at First Colony Inn and I think that shows. Thank you for staying with us and please come back when you can. More 

Trinity, Florida
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44 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised when we pulled up to First Colony Inn. Very cute lobby with friendly staff, who explained their offerings during our stay. They have breakfast and a happy hour each day. They also have beach towels, beach chairs and umbrellas you can use whenever you want to. The room was like something from Grandma's house, cozy, clean,... More 

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Thank Carol S
oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony Inn, responded to this review

We always hope our guests are pleasantly surprised when they stay at First Colony Inn. We try to make each experience a pleasant one. We are not fancy but we are comfortable, clean and welcoming...yes, kind of like Grandma's house, as you said. Please do come back and thank you. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice! Great looking peaceful propert. Green and lush. Feels like home. Breakfast is average to above and pool is fantastic. Also free bikes and beach umbrellas and chairs were a nice free addition. I would definitely come here agian but next time longer.

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Thank Brian W
oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony Inn, responded to this review

Please do come back and stay longer. If you have never been to the Outer Banks in September or October, I can promise you that you will love it. Thank you for your review of First Colony Inn, Nags Head, NC. We appreciate all feedback from our guests. Hope to see you soon More 

Almont, Michigan
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23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can I say about First Colony Inn? If my review is too good, I may not be able to get a reservation in on my next visit to the Outer Banks! Alas, I must share my honest opinion at the request of the staff at the Inn and Trip Advisor's review policy.... so here it goes! First Colony Inn... More 

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Thank George H
oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your thorough and complimentary review of First Colony Inn on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. I will be sure to email your remarks to the rest of the staff at the inn...we always like hearing that guests had a great stay. We honestly like what we do and are very proud (and fond)... More 

North Tustin, California
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63 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Appreciate professionally-managed inn/B&B style accommodations over the mom and pop variety. The charm factor still prevails, but interactions are at a distance rather than too personal--just the way we like it. (Oh, we've stayed at B&Bs where boundaries were blurred: No, I do not want to give you a hug the moment I step into your establishment at midnight and... More 

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on trip advisor, we count on feedback from our guests and realize that many people also count on unbiased reviews before they book a stay anywhere. I am glad you got a chance to stay at The Castle on Silver Lake too...another charming place. Come on back to the Outer Banks when you can...lots of... More 

Greenville, North Carolina
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recently stayed here with my husband for our 5 year anniversary. The staff was sweet and excellent they even allowed us to check in earlier because our room was ready thankfully! It was super cute and homey, the bed was comfortable and the room was spacious. At night the inn is gorgeous and it's a perfect location. We didn't... More 

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony Inn, responded to this review

A belated but sincere happy anniversary to you. Thank you for your kind and thorough review of First Colony Inn in Nags Head, NC. I hope you are able to come back soon and this time, have breakfast with us. Thank you again. More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience real southern hospitality at the Outer Banks' only historic B&B. A deluxe continental breakfast with a "hot" dish is served each morning. Our rooms are as individual as our guests. Each has a private bath with fluffy towels on a heated towel bar and English toiletries. Television, telephone, and refrigerator are standard in each room. Luxury rooms boast wet bars and kitchenettes, and some have Jacuzzi whirlpool tubs, sitting rooms or private screened porches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about First Colony Inn

Address: 6715 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9050
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Nags Head
Price Range: $166 - $336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — First Colony Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
1st Colony Inn
First Colony Hotel Nags Head
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