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Bay Haven Inn of Cape Charles

Relax, rejuvenate and restore at your haven on the shore. Experience the breathtaking backdrop where nature, beach, country and history meet in the historic town of Cape Charles nestled along Virginia’s Eastern Shore. Calm bay breezes and the glow of glorious sunsets await you at this newly restored 1906 “haven” an escape from the hustle and bustle of the world. Located in the center of town, steps from the town harbor, Main Street and just blocks from our serene sandy beach on the Chesapeake Bay. Tranquility awaits our guests as they enjoy the serenity of our wrap around porch were you can swing your worries away, enjoy a relaxing afternoon reading or take a nap on the screened in porch.

If it is adventure your looking for your choices are endless; Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicolas signature golf courses, kayaking, fishing or birding, wine tours and more; you name it and the shore provides the backdrop for you to plan your personalized experience.

The Bay Haven Inn of Cape Charles is a turn of the century Colonial Revival home that depicts the extraordinary architecture of its time, designed and built in 1906 by renowned architect James W. Lee. The highly sought after Norfolk architect constructed the original home for James W. Wilson, son of W.B. Wilson, a prominent local philanthropist and entrepreneur who founded Wilson’s Department Store in downtown Cape Charles. James Wilson and his wife, Alyce, along with their two daughters, Virginia and Georgia, occupied the home until the late fifties. The home was a single family home for two families between 1960-1995. Great stories and memories were made in this grand ole gal and the current owners have reconnected with these families to preserve the magnificent history of the home.

Rooms at the Bay Haven Inn are spacious and three of the four include EN-SUITE private bathrooms along with luxury linens, toiletries and plush Bay Haven Inn robes. Guests will enjoy a delectable breakfast included with your stay. If you are lucky your breakfast may include their signature sweet potato ham biscuits with Tammy’s homemade preserves. Come and experience exceptional service and a restorative atmosphere, which are served up daily at the Bay Haven Inn of Cape Charles. Plan your escape today to leave your footprints in the sandy beaches of Cape Charles …our porch awaits you!

Your Hosts:
Jim & Tammy Holloway
Zip:
23310
Guest Rooms:
4
Bathrooms:
4
Rates:
$175 - $229
Check In/Out:
4 pm - 6 pm/11 am
Inn Amenities
Common Fireplace
Common TV Area
Complimentary Beverages
Complimentary Snacks
Copy & Fax Service
Corporate Rates
Gardens
Government Rate (GSA)
Internet Access
Off Street Parking
Outdoor Guest Areas
WiFi Throughout
Wine & Cheese Hour
Room Amenities
AC, Central
Bath, Private Ensuite
Bathrobes
Bed, Full
Bed, Queen
Fireplace, Gas
Hair Dryer
iPhone/iPod Docking Stations
Iron/Ironing Board Available
Wi-Fi
Food Service
Breakfast, Full
Coffee/Tea available 24-hours
Early Morning Coffee/Tea
Evening/Afternoon Snacks
Full Service Restaurant
Meal Options, Gluten Free
Area Activities
Antiquing
Biking
Canoeing
Fishing
Galleries
Golf
Hiking
Historic Sites
Horseback Riding
Hunting
Kayaking
Museums
National/State Parks
Theater
Unique Shopping
Wineries
Geographic Setting
Beach
Small Town
Well Suited For
Business Meetings
Elopements
Group Getaways
Honeymoons
LGBT Friendly
Romantic Escape
Weddings
Inn Policies
Alcoholic Beverages Permitted
American Express Accepted
Cash Accepted
Checks Accepted
Children 12+ Permitted
Credit Cards Accepted
Smoking Outside Only
Minimum Stay Required
Holidays
Special Events
Weekends Year Round
Cancellation Policy
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Affiliations
PAII