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On a ten square mile island at the extreme northeastern tip of Virginia lies the Happiest Seaside Town in America according to Coastal Living.  The top 10 towns were revealed in the March issue of Coastal Living and America was invited to vote for their favorite.  Voting ended on March 31 and the ranked list was announced by Coastal Living on June 12, 2014.  Chincoteague Island is the winner!  The complete list of the ten best places to live and visit by the sea is featured in the July/August issue of Coastal Living beginning on page 46 and on  

Chincoteague Island is a refuge for the senses.  It has been called a healing place, a grieving place, a place to relax, unwind, and reconnect—with nature or each other.  Relax…’re on island time now!  Things move a little slower here and we like it that way.  Perhaps that’s what makes us happy!

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6733 Maddox Blvd.
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336

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