Payment Information:

A deposit of one-night room and tax is required to confirm your reservation. The remaining balance of your stay will automatically be charged (14) fourteen days before arrival unless arranged otherwise with our office. Please note initial rates provided are for two adults and one child. Extra guests are allowed, up to room capacity, with a charge of $10 per adult per night, and $7 per child per night. Additional occupant charges are reflected in the rate when disclosed at the time of booking and can be adjusted by contacting our office.

Cancellation Information:

If you must cancel or modify your reservation you will receive a full refund, if canceled more than (14) fourteen days before your scheduled arrival. If the cancellation is made (14) fourteen days or less before arrival, or if you do not arrive as scheduled a “no show”, or if you decide to depart before your reservation confirmation date, no refund will be given.

Protect Your Vacation:

First Colony Inn is pleased to offer Trip Preserver from Red Sky Travel Insurance. Please click here to learn more about protecting your vacation.


Check-in begins at 4:00 pm. If arriving after-hours please contact our offices.

Check out:

Check-out is at 11:00 am. Please drop off your room keys at the front desk or in the key box, outside of the office, when you depart.

Breakfast Service:

To adhere to dining guidelines we have amended our breakfast service to provide reserved in-dining options as well as a “to-go” option. Upon arrival, you will be provided with your optional dining room reservation. If you would prefer breakfast to-go, please let our desk know. Breakfast boxes will be available for pickup at our desk between 8:30 am – 9:30 am.

Afternoon Social Service:

To adhere to dining guidelines we have amended our social to provide both an in-person and “to-go” option, daily. Please note our dining room seating is limited, however you are welcome to enjoy your wine and snacks in your room, on our decks or on our grounds. 

Housekeeping Service:

To protect our guests, and staff, the following changes have been made to our housekeeping practices due to COVID19.

  • Daily housekeeping services will not be available. Additional linens, towels, toiletries, and room amenities will be provided based on your length of stay.
  • Our cleaning products include a disinfectant that is specifically approved by the EPA to combat the COVID19 virus.
Looking for where to eat?

Enjoy the great flavors of the Outer Banks while you’re in town! Click here to see a full list of Outer Banks restaurants offering take-out or delivery services.

Pool Information:
Our pool will be open from late-May through mid-October. Please know we are currently awaiting approval from the County to reopen for the 2021 season. Once open we will have limited pool chairs available to adhere to CDC guidelines.
Hotel Information:

The upstairs library is a great place to read, play cards, or work on a puzzle. You will find plenty of books ready to be borrowed during your stay, area maps, and brochures available for guest use, and a card/game table offering ocean views. The library is open for use from 9 am – 5 pm, daily. Seasonal amenities include an on-site outdoor pool, various yard games, and beach chairs. Direct private beach access is located just across the beach road (Virginia Dare Trail) from First Colony Inn.

Our quiet hours begin at 9 pm nightly. Loud voices, horseplay, running/jumping, etc., in the room or along the decks will not be permitted. Minors, under the age of 16, must be accompanied by an adult in the pool area. If we receive a noise complaint for your room our desk will provide a courtesy reminder, if a second complaint is received you may be asked to leave. 

Lost and Found

Leave something behind? Please click here to enter your information. We will make every effort to reunite you with your lost property.