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Sunsets and Serenity on Virginia's Eastern Shore
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Welcome to The Anchor Inn

Inspired by area's natural beauty, the Anchor Inn blends the warmth and charm of a small country inn with the contemporary services and amenities you love most. Highlights of our Chincoteague hotel include a modern marina and private pier for fishing and crabbing, as well as a fish cleaning station so you can prep the day's catch. Whether you're steaming crabs under the pergola with family and friends or going for a swim in our beautiful outdoor pool, the Anchor Inn sets the perfect stage for a laid-back vacation on Virginia's Eastern Shore.

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Rich History

As the beloved hotel of generations of guests, the Anchor Inn holds a treasured place in Chincoteague's history. 

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Accessible Boat Launch

Does your idea of a great vacation include time on the water? Ours too! Drop anchor at our modern marina featuring a boat launching ramp and trailer parking.

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Waterfront Views

Get ready for more than amazing views. Step out onto our private deck overlooking the marina, take in the fresh ocean breezes, and catch the day's last rays as the sun sets just behind our hotel.

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Ideal Location

Trust us, there simply isn't a better location on Chincoteague Island. At the Anchor Inn, you are literally steps from the waterfront and within walking distance of dozens of restaurants and attractions.

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Cue The Views


Our Chincoteague hotel features 21 attractive guest rooms, all with private furnished balconies overlooking the water.

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Double Queen Waterview

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King Waterfront

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Gateway to Assateague Island


Chincoteague offers easy access to the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge on nearby Assateague Island, home of the famous Chincoteague wild ponies.