Refuge Inn • 7058 Maddox Blvd. • Chincoteague, VA 23336 • Toll Free: 888-257-0038 • Phone: 757-336-5511 •

The Refuge Inn offers a unique vacation experience, as unique as Chincoteague itself.

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Guests' Thoughts...

"You get an "A" all the way through!  We have been coming here for years & will come as long as the Lord lets us.  Our room & everything was just beautiful...Thanks!"



Guests' Thoughts...

“We thoroughly enjoyed our whole experience in Chincoteague and the Refuge Inn is just as it's name suggests...a good place to come and get away from the stress of everyday living.  Thanks for a good restful time.”


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The Refuge Inn welcomes you to take advantage of one of our Virginia vacation packages and enjoy the Refuge Inn's beautiful accommodations, generous amenities and exciting location.


~Coffee, Hot Tea & Hot Chocolate, available in the lobby - FREE

~High Speed Broadband Wireless Access - FREE

~Continental Breakfast - FREE

~Advice - FREE

~The Refuge Inn Experience - PRICELESS


Gotta Get Away Special

If you're feeling the need for a last-minute getaway, we can help!  During the months of April and May, book within 48 hours of arrival and tell us you "Gotta Get Away" to receive 20% off your stay*.  We have a limited number of rooms available at this rate, and they go quick on the weekends--call for availability and reservations.

*Based on Rack Rates.  Subject to availability.  Not valid with any other offer. Offer good on reservations made on or after March 30, 2014*


Antares Launch Special Rate

Orbital Sciences is launching another Cygnus spacecraft aboard an Antares rocket from the Wallops Flight Facility with a target launch date of May 6.  Stay at the Refuge during launch week (May 5th through May 8th, 2014) and enjoy a special rate of $79 per night in a Queen room and $90 per night in a Deluxe room*.

*Subject to availability.  Not valid with any other offer. Offer good on reservations made on or after March 30, 2014.  Unfortunately, in the event of a launch delayed past the 8th, we are unable to extend this special rate on Friday and Saturday nights*


Coming Across The Water Reward

Use the ferry from the north or the bridge from the south to come to Chincoteague Island, VA.  Present your receipt at check in from the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel or the Cape May-Lewes Ferry for an instant $10 off!**


AAA, AARP, Military, and Senior Citizen (65+) discounts available with proper identification at check-in.**



**All Specials/Discounts are based on availability and on Rack Rates. Specials/Discounts do not apply to stays at Baywatch. Specials are not valid for Pony Penning. Specials/Discounts can not be combined or used with any other offer or discount. Specials must be requested upon making a reservation by calling 888-973-3843. **






Try this recipe from the staff of The Refuge Inn


Easy Shrimp

  • 2-3 lbs. Shrimp (Peeled & Deveined)
  • 1 Stick Butter
  • 1-2 Lemons, sliced thin
  • 1 pkg. dry Italian dressing mix



  1. Melt butter in oven in a sheet cake pan
  2. Place lemon slices over melted butter in bottom of pan
  3. Add shrimp
  4. Pour dry mix over all
  5. Bake at 350 degrees for about 15-20 min or until shrimp are pink






















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Refuge Inn Home Refuge Inn Rooms and Rates Refuge Inn Amenities include deluxe continental breakfast with waffles, indoor/outdoor pool (March - Thanksgiving Weekend), hot tub, fitness room, sauna, conference room, sun deck, observation deck, playground, picnic area, guest laundry, bike/beach gear rentals, high speed wireless internet access and our very own Chincoteague Ponies Refuge Inn Attractions - The Assateague Island National Seashore is a short drive from the Refuge Inn.  Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is within walking distance from the Refuge Inn. Read more...  Map and Directions to Chincoteague, Va and to the Refuge Inn Refuge Inn Specials -Take advantage of one of the Refuge Inn's Virginia vacation packages Baywatch is a waterfront Cape Cod style cottage/house ideally suited for a Chincoteague Island vacation.
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