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First Colony Inn

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

My wife and I stayed at the First Colony Inn this past weekend and had a fantastic time! The room was very clean. The personnel at the front desk were polite and helpful. The hotel is very quaint. The free breakfast was superb! Despite my...More

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Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 28 May 2016

Thank you, thank you very much. We don't mind "hard to please" guests at all, but we do hope to exceed each guests expectations. It is always nice, and rewarding, to read a good review here and I make sure that my co-workers see each...More

Reviewed 22 May 2016

My Husband and I were married August 8, 2015. The next day we headed to the First Colony Inn to start our honeymoon. It was fantastic! We arrived during social hour which was pretty lucky timing! From 3-5 each day they serve wine, lemonade or...More

Thank Stacey K
Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 23 May 2016

Happy (Almost) Anniversary and please do come back and stay with us. Your review was so thorough and I know other travelers will find it helpful. Thank you.

Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 5 nights in mid-May and had a great time. This charming inn is located in Nags Head, very close to the bridge to Roanoke Island. That means it's a convenient location for leisurely touring as far north as...More

Thank Beth B
Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 23 May 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of First Colony Inn, we appreciate it. Best advertising is still word of mouth and we know that what our guests say and post about does make a difference to travelers. It sounds like you...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Outer Banks for a wedding and stayed here for 3 nights and loved it. The location is excellent. It's a very short walk to the beach and also a short walk to great places to drink and eat such...More

Thank Clings1175
Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 19 May 2016

Thank you for staying with us and for your review of First Colony Inn. You picked a good place to eat, Miller's Waterfront Restaurant is one of my favorites. When we read these reviews, I always hope to see "clean" and "comfortable"...we want all our...More

Reviewed 16 May 2016

Our room was on the third/top floor. No elevator but not too terrible of a trip up the stairs. Room was clean and quiet. Small refrigerator and microwave were convenient. Walk/Access to the beach was short and easy. Staff was friendly and breakfast was decent...the...More

Thank ell08
Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 19 May 2016

Well, our building is old, that is for sure...it was actually built in 1932 and was awarded the Gertrude Carroway Preservation for historic preservation by the Historic Preservation Foundation of NC. We are very proud of that. Thank you for your review, we appreciate when...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$109 - US$313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Rowland T
24 August 2016|
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Response from oldobxer | Property representative |
Pets are not allowed but there are kennels on the Outer Banks.
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sheaby2
28 February 2016|
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Response from jdgreen43 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are king size beds at least 6 or 8 rooms are kings
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Edmond O
26 February 2016|
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Response from Christine M | Reviewed this property |
We love the First Colony Inn and love to visit in different seasons. It is our go to place if we are not renting a house on the OBX.
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"We like the corner rooms on 1st & 2nd floors."
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"great location"
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"No elevators and rooms are on three floors."
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"Our south side room was quiet. It also provided exit doors on both sides of the building."
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