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Dumfries, Virginia
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170 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our second stay at the Refuge Inn and will not be our last. The rooms are clean,spacious, and well taken care of. The bed is very comfortable! They even anticipated us needing fresh towels without asking! This visit we enjoyed the observation deck, pool, and feeding the ponies. I do wish the rooms had safes but we can't... More 

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Westlake, Ohio
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16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We've been going to Chincoteague for several years and always stay at the Refuge Inn. The Inn is comfortable and relaxed and everyone is friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and quiet and comfortable. The location is great because it's just a short drive to the beach, restaurants are nearby, and Main Street is close by. It's a great... More 

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Thomasville, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Refuge Inn was such a friendly and comfortable place to stay. The rooms are tastefully decorated and make you feel very at home. The beds were comfy and each room had a small seating area outside or a balcony. Sharon and Terry who were working the front desk were to of the nicest ladies, they made dinner reservations for... More 

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Warsaw, Virginia
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is not the Ritz but it is without a doubt the friendliest, we'll run, and relaxed family oriented inn we've experienced. Free breakfast is substantial. Staff very friendly and helpful. Bike rentals next door. Closest inn to the wildlife preserve. Rooms are large and quiet w/private balcony. Pony stables adjacent. Walking distance to deli/market. Would definitely return.

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

Love this place! Clean and Super friendly staff. Breakfast is good. Pool is clean and never too crowded. Had view of horses and my kids love to feed them. We will definitely stay here again. It is right at the bike rental place and can walk to a fishing area and over the bridge to Assateague. Great place to stay!

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

Thanks for the great review!! All of us here at the Refuge are glad you and your family enjoyed your time on Chincoteague, and we hope you'll return again soon. More 

NH
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31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited in early July for my birthday and a girls vacation. Had a lovely stay and upon check-in they sang Happy Birthday to me - that immediately told me I'd booked at the right place. Room was larger than most hotel rooms I've had and just had a nice homey bed and breakfast feel. It was wonderful and if I... More 

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

Thanks for the fantastic review!! All of us here at the Refuge are glad you enjoyed your birthday on Chincoteague, and we hope you'll return again next year, if not sooner! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Refuge Inn was a very pleasant experience for us on our honeymoon. I'll never forget my wife's face when she saw the ocean for the first time in her life. The Refuge Inn staff was very courteous and hospitable. The rustic look of the interior and exterior was a nice touch too. Very clean rooms and bathrooms.

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

Thanks for the awesome review and for choosing us as your honeymoon destination!! All of us here at the Refuge are glad you and your new wife enjoyed your time on Chincoteague, and we hope you'll return to the Atlantic Ocean again soon. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very spacious and clean rooms with nice bathrooms. Sometimes hotels have grimy carpets but this hotel has really plush spotless room carpeting. The bedding was also soft and plush.There are also great amenities like 24 hr coffee, tea and cocoa, as well as a table with chairs, and mini fridge in each room.....and YES IT HAS FREE IN ROOM WIFI.... More 

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

Thanks for the great review!! All of us here at the Refuge are glad you enjoyed your time on Chincoteague, and we hope you'll return again soon. I did want to clarify that we have coffee and coffeemakers in the rooms, and serve coffee, tea, and cocoa between 6:30(ish) in the morning and 9:30(ish) in the evening. It's not QUITE... More 

Lake Grove, New York
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a mother / daughter weekend trip ( Mother's Day weekend) . My daughter is 9 and loves horses. I didn't know what to expect. Blew away my expectations ! Location was awesome. The staff was beyond friendly. Pool was so warm and the hot tub was therapeutic . We also loved having the sauna . Breakfast was served... More 

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

Thanks for the great review!! All of us here at the Refuge are glad you and your daughter enjoyed your time on Chincoteague, and we hope you'll return again soon. Make it an annual tradition! More 

Winchester, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Refuge Inn is an older family run inn with the amenities you need for a family vacation. The indoor/outdoor pool is inviting and there are picnic tables/ grills on site. There are also ponies and a bike depot. The inn is right before the entrance to the wildlife refuge. We will be returning to The Trfuge Inn.

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

Thanks for the great review!! All of us here at the Refuge are glad you enjoyed your time on Chincoteague, and we look forward to your return. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • 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)
Location: United States > Virginia > Chincoteague Island
Price Range: $128 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Refuge Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
Refuge Hotel Chincoteague Island
Refuge Chincoteague Island
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