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First Colony Inn

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Multilingual Staff
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3 Star Hotel
Experience real southern hospitality at the Outer Banks' only historic B&B. A deluxe continental breakfast with a "hot" dish is served each morning. Our rooms are as individual as our guests. Each has a private bath with fluffy towels on a heated towel bar and English toiletries...
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6715 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9050
23 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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All reviewswrap around porchesheated towel barprivate boardwalkantique furniturethe outer banksnice libraryhot dishrocking chairsday bedshort walkthird floorfour poster bedbed and breakfastsocial hourcheese and crackersmodern convenienceshistoric hotel
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

The rooms were clean, the staff was nice and the location was perfect. The breakfast nicely prepared. The rooms were laid out well and the refrigerator was helpful. The short walk to the beach made it easy for us.

Thank Brett K
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you for your review and for staying with us. Please come back when you can.

Reviewed 21 May 2018

Can't say enough good things about First Colony Inn...great atmosphere, neat historic character, nice, clean, quiet, spacious rooms, great porches and outside seating, private beach access, outdoor shower to wash off the sand, good bed, heated towel bar, quiet AC units, afternoon social hour, great...More

Thank DebbieS50
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you for your thorough review, we appreciate and know that other travelers do read these and use them to choose where they stay. Breakfast is always a busy time for us and I am sorry that we did not meet your expectations...and I will...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

A lovely inn with 27 rooms, on 3 floors. No elevators, but the exercise was good for us! Wonderful cozy room with a great view towards the ocean. Breakfast was amazing, with hot and cold entrees. There is even an inviting library to relax in,...More

Thank Marilynne W
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you so much. It is always wonderful to hear that a guest had a good stay with us. Please do return.

Reviewed 1 May 2018

We stayed at this Inn 27 years ago and returned for our anniversary! The rooms are up to date, clean, quiet and absolutely adorable. The staff is friendly and eager to accommodate your needs. When I made our reservations I requested the same room we...More

Thank mtnlife22
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 30 May 2018

What a lovely idea and a very nice review. We are thankful for each guests, and especially appreciative of the ones who return. A belated Happy Anniversary and we hope you come back soon

Reviewed 6 April 2018

The last time we were there TripAdvisor did not exist and we did not hesitate to go back. This B&B has a lot of character and each room provides for a special confort. Our room met our expectations and provided for a very relaxing stay....More

2  Thank jeanlucp731
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you for your kind words. First Colony Inn has been here a long time...and we try to improve our customer service and our rooms all the time. I hope you will be able to return.

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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
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$225 - US$401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$225 - US$401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Rowland T
23 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
27 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
25 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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Room Tips
"If you don't like stairs stay on the first floor but the views up top are worth the stairs."
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"Second floor, corner room was great. Ocean side is great, but you also won't be disappointed in a bay..."
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"Review their website to view their rooms and amenities. I requested a specific room and was given that room!!"
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"Get a room on the beach side so you can avoid traffic noise. Corner rooms like ours was a plus."
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