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First Colony Inn

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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

First Colony Inn is a lovely, quaint little place that's more reminiscent of a B&B than an inn or hotel. The rooms are beautiful, clean and very comfortable. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. The breakfast is delicious. The prices are very competitive! This...More

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

Exactly what we like to hear. Thank you for letting others know you had a good experience at our inn by the sea. Please come back and stay at First Colony Inn again, just as soon as you can.

Reviewed 6 May 2016

We were in Nags Head in March, so the beach was not crowded and the restaurants were not booked! We stayed at the First Colony Inn, because it was not directly on the beach I hesitated before making my reservation, but the great reviews of...More

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

Your review was so nice to read and very thorough too...I am sure others will find it helpful. Thank you for letting us know how much you enjoyed your time at First Colony Inn. We really enjoy what we do and we love our little...More

Reviewed 1 May 2016

This hotel is an old dame, closer to a B & B. Each charming room has its own antiques and is distinct. Lovely touches include afternoon "tea" with wine and snacks, a lovely full-menu breakfast, flat screen TVs and great staff. Only about 100 yards...More

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Response from oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 3 May 2016

Thank you for your review, I like having First Colony Inn described as an old dame...and it was nice to hear you found the inn charming and comfortable. We do work very hard to make our guests feel welcome, and I appreciate you mentioning that....More

Reviewed 28 April 2016

My niece, mom and I visited the First Colony Inn in very early spring 2016. It was very windy and cold so we didn't take advantage of the great beach location but we very much enjoyed the beautiful, clean property. The staff is outstanding. They...More

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Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 29 April 2016

Sorry about the weather, but glad to hear you still enjoyed your time at First Colony Inn. I will pass on your comments to the rest of the staff. We really do try to make each guest feel welcome and special. Please come back and...More

Reviewed 25 April 2016

If you are looking for an authentic outer banks experience, then First Colony Inn may be for you. My room was large and had a partial ocean view. White robes and chocolates on the night stand were little extras. Breakfast is included......oh, there is also...More

Thank krisr951
Response from obxjm, Public Relations Manager at First Colony InnResponded 27 April 2016

I agree, we are a little old fashioned, both the inn, the grounds and with our customer service. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your kind review and we hope you are able to come back to...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
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US$121 - US$320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$121 - US$320 (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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