We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Birchwood Inn

Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
No availability for your dates from these sites
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Management photos
Birchwood Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

70 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 69: English reviews
Start your review of Birchwood Inn
 Click to rate
Snow Hill, Maryland
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We knew before we booked that the Inn was dated and needed renovations badly, so that did not bother us. we just wanted a quiet, clean room to lay our heads. And that was what we got. Located on the "quiet" side of the Island, it was perfect for what we were looking for. Other than a few lights that...

Thank acookie4u
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Horrible the pool was green the room was infested with flies as soon as we walked in my daughter stepped on a fishing hook the cleaning lady is a horrible old lady that is a bully and obviously doesn't no how to do her job!We were on vacation she left us a nasty note saying No Noise!She is a cleaning...

Thank Tina W
West Chester, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

There were about a dozen or more flies in the room when we got there. We got some fly strips and that helped. The toilet did not flush unless you held down the handle. We told the front desk and they promised to fix it the next day but never did. There were dark hairs in the shower, on the...

Thank whdonohue
Fairfax County, Virginia
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Stayed at the Birchwood during a last-minute family getaway. Location is nice and quiet, guests can go across the street and use the long dock to watch stunning sunsets. There is a small pool. Lots of roses and other flowers. Two screened-in picnic/bbq shelters. The hotel is located next door to the fairgrounds, so we were able to see a...

Thank Leetie2016
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We checked in and Bob told us where to go for dinner and a great ice cream spot. He was definately right about both. We also got some great sunset pictures from the pier. The place could use a few improvements but it's mostly cosmetic. Very clean. Room smelled a bit musty but you are at the beach and you...

Thank Missy A
Whitewater, Wisconsin
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Do not expect a lot of extras - but the staff was very friendly and there was a continental breakfast each morning. The pool is small but was a great place to cool off. I love that it has that "old style motel" feel. Yes, it could use some updating but I totally enjoyed our stay here.

Thank Mims1717
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Personally I love the old fashioned motels. Birchwood is one of those, a long string of rooms all on the first floor surrounding a courtyard type area. Chairs out front to soak up the sun. The rooms are clean, beds comfortable. Coffee maker, frig are in the room. Everything we needed, all at a reasonable price. It's right next door...

3Thank 616ruthie
MelTrot, Public Relations Manager at Birchwood Inn, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed your stay! We look forward to hosting you again soon.

Tustin CA
Reviewed 15 November 2015

The best part was the "owner" who gave us lots of ideas about the area and where to enjoy dinner. Seems like he enjoys talking with guests. The room was perfectly clean and stocked with the basics. No breakfast in November. And we slept perfectly because it was quiet!

2Thank ExplorerMundi
MelTrot, Public Relations Manager at Birchwood Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for staying with us at the Birchwood and for taking the time to leave a review. We're glad you enjoyed talking with Bob and that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you back at the Birchwood again soon!

Smethport, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Love this place!! Prices are reasonable, rooms are clean, very quiet and love the staff!! This is my new spot to stay on Chincoteague. Across the street is a 700+ foot dock that offers the best in sunsets! There is a pool on the grounds that is very relaxing.

1Thank Chickwdog
MelTrot, Public Relations Manager at Birchwood Inn, responded to this review

Welcome back! Thanks for taking the time to leave a review and we're glad you enjoyed your stay. We're so glad we're your spot in Chincoteague and we look forward to hosting you again soon.

Reviewed 8 September 2015

Great place to stay! Clean,comfortable,not fancy but ticked all the boxes. Had fridge and microwave in the room. Quiet at night. Great pool to hang at. Staff was so friendly...enjoyed sitting on porch and talking with Bob. Plenty of parking for cars,boats and such. Highly recommend.

Thank jlcrn1
MelTrot, Public Relations Manager at Birchwood Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us - we're glad you found the Birchwood to be clean and comfortable, and that you enjoyed your Labor Day stay. Hope to see you again at the Birchwood soon.

15 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (9)
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Room/Suite (1)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Other (5)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (6)
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Room/Suite (2)
Dining (1)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Chincoteague Island hotels
0.4 km away
Waterside Inn
Waterside Inn
#5 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
719 reviews
1.4 km away
Comfort Suites Chincoteague
Comfort Suites Chincoteague
#3 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
1,151 reviews
2.9 km away
Best Western Chincoteague Island
Best Western Chincoteague Island
#4 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
1,130 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.8 km away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Chincoteague Island
Fairfield Inn & Suites Chincotea...
#6 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
261 reviews
0.5 km away
Marina Bay Hotel & Suites, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Marina Bay Hotel & Suites, an As...
#10 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
36 reviews
2.8 km away
Refuge Inn
Refuge Inn
#2 of 19 in Chincoteague Island
862 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you're staying for a day or the week, the Birchwood Inn has something to satisfy everyone's taste. We pride ourselves on being a home away from home for those visiting the island, providing clean rooms and friendly staff for all of our guests. Our efficiency room kitchens are fully equipped with everything you'll need to feel at home and enjoy your vacation while saving your budget for fun activities on the island. Located on the Birchwood grounds, you will find several outdoor barbeque grills, comfy porch chairs, and of course our beautiful sparkling outdoor swimming pool, completed with chaise lounges. Need a break from the sun? Tuck under the pool side gazebo and enjoy a libation or maybe even a poolside picnic lunch, the choice is yours. We know you'll enjoy! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Birchwood Inn

Address: 3650 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-1800 (Formerly Birchwood Motel)
Region: United States > Virginia > Chincoteague Island
Hotel Class:2 star — Birchwood Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 26
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotwire, Travelocity, Orbitz and TripOnline SA so you can book your Birchwood Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Birchwood Inn staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Wimberley, Texas
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Birchwood Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Convenient to downtown restaurants and near the carnival grounds”
Mims1717, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“November seems to be Off Season so all was quiet and many rooms available. Just dropping in was fine.”
ExplorerMundi, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Don't make reservations online. They're cheaper if you call.”
Chickwdog, 27 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Clean and affordable”
jennifercY7369AJ, 14 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Really liked room 6.”
kims573, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Check these sites for availability
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates