Simply beautiful by nature....

The Refuge Inn gives you a feeling of seclusion, yet our family owned Chincoteague Island, VA hotel lodging is close to everything. Clean, comfortable, and convenient, the Refuge Inn invites you to discover island elegance where there is as much or as little to do as your heart desires.

Our Rooms

70 unique, high-quality, beautiful rooms waiting for you.


Pool, hot tub, gift shop, memories ready to be made.

Groups & Meetings

Conference room with wifi for work & play.


Bikes, ponies & site seeing means fun for the whole family.


#2 on Trip Advisor, featured in Frommers, & Southern Living.

Clean, quiet & cozy

Family, friends & fun for all at Refuge. What's waiting for you?



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  • “This was a wonderful respite and time to reboot for another year of teaching...a chance to think, pray, and nourish my spirit and body. Your attention to detail is rare. The aesthetics are so pleasing!”
    Anonymous Guest
  • “It was a pleasure to see you again and to stay at the Refuge Inn, the most charming hotel on Chincoteague.”
    Bill Goodwin