We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Lighthouse Inn

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Management photos
The Lighthouse Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

75 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 75: English reviews
Start your review of The Lighthouse Inn
 Click to rate
Sea Isle City, New Jersey
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Centrally located on Main Street in Chincoteague. Owner was great and very helpful. Room was clean and well kept. Not a luxury hotel but a great and convenient place, especially for pets! Great location. Great owner. Nice hotel.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Scott L
Indian Head, Maryland
Reviewed January 23, 2017

Lighthouse is pet-friendly, and the folks who run the place are friendly, too. The room was in the newer section across the street. It was clean, with some air of cleaning products at first, but that went away quickly. It is an older motel, not fancy, but it does have the basics and more: microwave, TV, and refrigerator. Tub and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Steveo R
Halifax
Reviewed January 14, 2017

Stayed here while visiting Chincoteague because the newer hotels were all booked. While the room was clean, it was a little dated. The Inn advertised they had a pool and hot tub, but when we arrived we were told they were both out of service. They looked pretty nasty. Our room was across the street from the "office". There is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Luke H
HistoricLHInn, General Manager at The Lighthouse Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Lighthouse Inn. We are sorry to hear that our hotel did not meet your expectations. We work hard to ensure that all of our guests have a clean, comfortable room and a great customer service experience. During the time of your stay, we were having problems with the filter in the pool, as...

North Vancouver
Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

Super friendly, immaculate room, great location and beautiful property! Within walking distance to shops and restaurants. It's pet friendly and has lots of area to walk Fido . We are hoping for a return stay in the summer!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rickie M
Reviewed November 19, 2016

After wanting to visit Chincoteague since I was a kid (literally) a friend and I decided on a last minute weekend trip before school started. Our destination, The Lighthouse Inn was centrally located to all we wanted to see as well as right in our price range. Our decision was right on point because as soon as we pulled in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank hasta_el_cielo
Reviewed October 31, 2016

People friendly as well. Other reviews were spot on. Rooms were immaculate. Central location is perfect walking distance for Main St and western Maddox Blvd. Both Chris and Leah were excellent hosts. Offered many great suggestions.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank RoaddogMTB2
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Wonderful innkeepers, beautiful location, friendly. Did I say wonderful? We had an incredible time! Leah and Chris are great. Clean, centrally located, great beds, great pillows. 5 stars doesn't say enough. We hated to leave.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank suedye2016
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed October 24, 2016

This was not my first choice of a place to stay, since everything on the island was booked for the Oyster Festival. However, I was pleasantly surprised at the convenience, comfort and hospitality that the Lighthouse Inn provided. The inn staff were VERY accommodating with lots of suggestions and answers to our many questions. The beds were more comfortable than...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank egardner697
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed October 19, 2016

We stayed at The Lighthouse Inn October 14-16. The room was large and the bed comfortable. It was reasonably priced and within walking distance of shops and restaurants. Although not as modernized as the chains, it included a microwave, refrigerator, hair dryer and cable TV. When checking out, we were unable to find one of the room keys but Chris...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank marycay2015
Monroeville, New Jersey
Reviewed October 18, 2016

We needed a hotel that would take our dog, so limited on where we could go. Very friendly staff, helpful. Great location to local attractions and resturants. Nothing fancy, suprised so clean. My husband commented that this place was cleaner the Marriott we just stayed in St. Thomas. Rooms have good size frig too and yes everything worked.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Broncett
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

19 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (11)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (8)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (8)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (7)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Chincoteague Island hotels
0.7 mi away
Waterside Inn
Waterside Inn
#5 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
692 reviews
0.1 mi away
Comfort Suites Chincoteague
Comfort Suites Chincoteague
#4 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
1,089 reviews
0.1 mi away
Hampton Inn and Suites Chincoteague-Waterfront
Hampton Inn and Suites Chincotea...
#1 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
1,205 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.3 mi away
BEST WESTERN Chincoteague Island
BEST WESTERN Chincoteague Island
#3 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
1,095 reviews
0.5 mi away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Chincoteague Island
Fairfield Inn & Suites Chincotea...
#6 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
254 reviews
0.4 mi away
Chincoteague Inn
Chincoteague Inn
#14 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
138 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come to enjoy a relaxing stay at the historic Lighthouse Inn! Our location is absolutely perfect! We're located right in the heart of the island, just a short walk to shopping, dining, and those fabulous local artist studios on Main Street and Maddox Boulevard. It's only a very short drive to the National Park and the Wildlife Refuge where you will find a beautiful beach and the famous wild Chincoteague ponies. The Lighthouse Inn offers comfortable rooms in a family friendly atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lighthouse Inn

Address: 4218 Main St., Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
Location: United States > Virginia > Chincoteague Island
Price Range: $77 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Lighthouse Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 16
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Expedia, Reservation Counter and Despegar.com so you can book your The Lighthouse Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Lighthouse Hotel Chincoteague Island
Lighthouse Motel Chincoteague Island
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from The Lighthouse Inn staff and other travelers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Ashland, Virginia

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from The Lighthouse Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Good place to go if you're looking for a place to sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles G3414IIrobertw, Oct 3, 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room near the stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles briant552016, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
“I called to make our reservation and got a lot better deal than was online!”
 of 5 bubbles EastAurora1212, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
“There are pet friendly rooms in one building and the other building is pet free!”
 of 5 bubbles C1983GXsusanc, Aug 16, 2016 | Read review
“They will help you select the perfect room either second floor or pet friendly just ask”
 of 5 bubbles kelseyj693, Jul 30, 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question