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What is the average temperature during each season?

Spring ~ 67
Summer ~ 85
Fall ~ 68
Winter ~ 46

Where are you located on Chincoteague Island?
On the Beach Road (Maddox Boulevard in the heart of Chincoteague), just under one mile from the entrance to the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

Are your rooms air-conditioned?
Yes, all our rooms are air-conditioned. For those guests who appreciate "the fresh air", all rooms have functional windows with screens.

Do you have TV's in your rooms?
Yes, in all rooms, however the Deluxe Mini Suites feature 27" TV w/ VCR.

What other room amenities can we expect at Americas Best Value Inn & Suites?
All rooms have Refrigerators, Microwaves, Hair dryers, Coffee Makers, Clock Radios and Bathroom Amenities. Mini Suites also include Iron/Ironing Board and a Complimentary Welcome Basket along with Bottled Spring Water. As always, a Complimentary Continental Breakfast is also included.

What airport should we fly in to?

   

Where can I rent a car?
All above listed Airports have car rentals available. In addition to those, Enterprise Rent A Car has a location at 1337 Ocean Highway, Pocomoke City, MD. This location is approximately 15 miles from Chincoteague Island, and can be reached at (410) 957-3472.

Are there hospitals or medical centers on the Island?
On the Island:
Island Medical Center
6295 Teal Lane
Chincoteague Island, VA
(757) 336-2200

On the Mainland:

Peninsula Regional Medical Center
100 East Carroll Street
Salisbury, MD
(410) 546-6400
(About 45 minutes North on Route 13-Business)

Shore Memorial Hospital

9507 Hospital Avenue
Nassawadox, VA
(757) 414-8777
(About 1 hour South on Route 13)

What types of water sports are available? 
Wildlife Expeditions - Canoe and Sea Kayak Rentals offering Sunrise & Sunset Eco-Tours. Located at 6751 Maddox Blvd (at the traffic circle), they can also be reached at (757) 336-6811.

Can I rent bikes or mopeds (helmets and alley cats etc)?
Jus' Bikes, at 6527 Maddox Blvd., offers a broad selection of Mopeds/Scooters, bikes, tandems, kiddie carts, helmets, and everything in between. (757) 336-6700.

Are there dress code in the restaurants?
Being a beach town, casual attire is acceptable, however, if you would like to "live it up" by all means, feel free!

Are there churches on the island?
There are 6 churches on the Island, and are listed below for your convenience.

  • Chincoteague Church of God, 5252 Woodland Drive
    (757) 336-5161
  • Christ United Methodist Church, 6253 Church Street
    (757) 336-6394
  • Emanuel Episcopal Church, 5049 Chicken City Road
    (757) 336-3001
  • Island Baptist Church, 3380 Willow Street
    (757) 336-5645
  • St. Andrews Catholic Church, 6288 Church Street
    (757) 336-5432
  • Union Baptist Church, 6365 Church Street
    (757) 336-5018
I heard that the mosquitos are sometimes annoying?
Chincoteague Island regularly sprays for mosquitos, and they are rarely a problem on Chincoteague, however, we suggest using some type of insect repellant on Assateague's trails. Due to the endangered animals which make their home on Assateague Island, spraying is not allowed.

Are there any florists on the Island?

  • The Country Goose Flower and Gift Shop
    6365 Maddox Boulevard, Chincoteague Island
    (757) 336-5300 / (800) 728-9799
  • Island Florist & Country Gift Shop
    3705 Willow Street, Chincoteague Island
    (757) 336-6102

Where can I get my hair and nails done while visiting your Island?
Headquarters Hair and Nail Salon
3903 Main Street, Chincoteague Island, (757) 336-3088

The Perfect Wave - Hair, Nails and Tanning
7503 East Side Drive, Chincoteague Island, (757) 336-7366

Is the Beach Wheelchair Accessible?
Yes, please call the Refuge at (757) 336-6577 to obtain a reservation permit for a beach wheelchair.

Can you drive on the beach?
Yes, provided you have a 4-wheel drive vehicle, and obtain the necessary permits from the Refuge Visitor Center, and are also equipped with all required safety equipment. Contact the Refuge at (757) 336-6577 with any questions.

Can I have a bonfire on the Beach?
Yes, provided you obtain the proper permit from the Refuge Visitor Center. Contact them at (757) 336-6577.

Can I bring my pet along to the Beach?
No. Pets are not allowed, not even in your car.

Are there concessions on the Beach?
No, all food items must be carried on.

Are there any tours on the refuge?
Yes there are several tours available from guided bird walks to a tour tram which runs 7 days a week, May - September call (757) 336-6122 for information or to schedule large groups.

 
       
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