Pony Penning Special

For the first time ever, we’re offering a special for Pony Penning!  Stay Sunday-Sunday in a Deluxe Room for Pony Penning 2017 (7 nights) and get a 15% discount for all seven nights.  Sorry, not valid on Queen Rooms or Suites. If you were already booked for the regularly required 5 nights, you can call… Read more »

May Special: 2 Weeknights = 2 Free Bikes!

Stay two weeknights (Sunday-Thursday) during May 2017 at the Refuge Inn at the regular rate, and receive a “Bike Bucks” certificate, worth a free 24-hour bike rental for one or two beach cruisers! As always, this discount cannot be combined with other discounts or special rates, and must be requested at the time of booking…. Read more »

April Special: Three and a Free!

Stay three nights in April at the regular rate, and get a weeknight for free! Weeknights are Sunday-Thursday. We do have an exclusion this month: Spring Break (April 9-20) is NOT included in this special.  All other April dates valid!  Valid on reservations made on or after 3/20/17. As always, this discount cannot be combined with… Read more »

March Special- Three and a Free

Stay any three nights in a Queen or Deluxe Room, and get the fourth night free!  Only valid on stays during March 2017, and only valid on reservations made after Febaruary 14, 2016.  This offer does not apply to the Pine Suite or Veranda Suite. As always, this discount cannot be combined with other discounts or special… Read more »

Recipe: Banana Bread

If you frequent the Refuge Inn in the off-season, chances are good that you’ll have an opportunity to taste our homemade banana bread!  It’s an original recipe from our very own Anna Leonard, whose husband Michael runs the Bike Depot next door to the hotel, and staffs the front desk in the chilly winter months. Anna’s… Read more »

Snow Day! Chincoteague gets snowed in with 13 inches

The snow started around 2am Saturday morning, January 7, 2017, and didn’t stop until after dark that night.  We’re all snowed in up here until the warm weather arrives on Wednesday. Special thanks to Lacey Bueno, Laura Davis, Pat Farley, Diane Fisher, and Mary Esther Leonard for giving us permission to use their photos!! (Big thanks to… Read more »