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    First Colony Inn

    6715 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9050
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    Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

    Friendly staff, lovely rooms ,short walk to the beach. The social hour and a glass of wine on the deck was sweet. It had a vintage beach cottage feel. Chris at the front desk was especially accommodating since I didn't have a reservation but found...More

    Thank Megan K
    Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 25 April 2016

    Thank you for your review and for taking the time to mention Chris. I will make sure he sees this. I hope you can come back again and spend some time on the Outer Banks. We are open pretty much all year...closing for a few...More

    Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

    Coming from Boston and not knowing the area, it was nice to have Trip Advisor guide us! First Colony Inn combines a first-class feel, with the charm of an historic inn. It is the perfect balance of clean and nice, with a rustic casual atmosphere....More

    Thank uconnrob
    Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 9 May 2016

    I am sorry it took me so long to respond, I missed your review. But, thank you! e appreciate your post and that you chose to stay with us. I will pass on your compliments about Chris, and I agree, he is wonderful. Please come...More

    Reviewed 20 April 2016

    I recently stayed here while participating in a photo workshop. This was my second stay and reconfirmed my view that this a special and rare find on the OBX where the relentless tide of new projects tend to wash away any signs of the Outer...More

    Thank David K
    Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 25 April 2016

    Well, you made our day...and it is even a Monday! Appreciate your kind remarks and thank you for letting us, and others, how much you enjoyed your stay at First Colony Inn. Classic OBX is a perfect description. We have a great staff and a...More

    Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

    Our entire experience at the Inn was amazing but one of the BEST things about our stay was the bed, it was incredible!! We stayed in the George Howe Room connected to the Virginia Dare Library and it was just perfect, there was even a...More

    Thank Iris M
    Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 27 April 2016

    Please Do come back and stay longer next time. we would be happy to have you return to First Colony Inn. Thank you for you nice review, you were very thorough and we know other travelers do read posts here. Word of mouth is still...More

    Reviewed 17 April 2016

    The First Colony Inn exudes charm and ambience. When we arrived, Chris introduced us to the place and showed us which room was ours. The rooms are charming and have great character. Not at all like a standard motel room. Ours unfortunately had a problem...More

    Thank KLM989
    Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 18 April 2016

    Monday mornings are not my favorite but starting off by reading your review of First Colony Inn has made my day. Thank you. We really like what we do and are very proud of our little inn by the sea, and we love sharing that...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$201 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Location
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    • Outer Banks >
    • Nags Head
    • Also Known As
    • First Colony Hotel Nags Head ,
    • 1st Colony Inn
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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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    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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    "Our south side room was quiet. It also provided exit doors on both sides of the building."
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    "3rd floor rooms are nice and lower cost, but there is no elevator, so you will do some stair climbing"
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    "We stayed in William Pitt room on first floor thereby avoiding additional steps. It also means you can walk..."
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    "2nd floor is best."
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