The Boardwalk

 The Boardwalk provides beautiful home and garden decor, kitchen and dinnerware, clothing, accessories, beach gear and many unique souvenirs of Cape Charles.

Welcome to The Northampton Hotel, a unique, retro chic boutique hotel experience just steps from the Chesapeake Bay.  Here you will see where modern amenities and historical renovation meet in each of our 5 rooms that feature either one Queen or one King bed.  Relax on your shared porches, featuring either a harbor and bay view, or garden and bay view.

We encourage you to relax in one of three parlor areas either with a glass of wine, a cup of locally roasted coffee, a good book, or all three!

Currently we offer a paid a la carte, freshly prepared breakfast daily for our hotel guests.  We are open on weekends to the public for breakfast/brunch/lunch on Saturdays & Sundays from 8am-2pm.

Bike, beach chair and umbrella rentals available.  Maximum 2 people per room, we welcome children ages 8 and up.

We are also available to host and work with you on your private dinner, meeting, small wedding or other event.  Whole buyouts for events, retreats, etc. are possible.  Please call to inquire.


The newly renovated Cape Motel is a one-story structure reminiscent of a 1950/60’s motor lodge. Our outdoor pool and container bar are perfect for relaxing after a long drive. We are a pet friendly motel, so your furry friends are more than welcome.

Fig Street Inn is a boutique style, fully renovated bed & breakfast, conveniently located on Virginia’s Eastern Shore in the historic town of Cape Charles.

HOTEL CAPE CHARLES is a unique and beautiful lodging on Virginia’s Eastern Shore. We have endeavored to reconcile the historic journey of this remarkable building, a hotel for more than 100 years, with contemporary living and design to create a warm and open setting, full of natural light.

Here, you may enjoy harbor views from private glass balconies, relax on a Risom chair, or have our guest services manager arrange an eco-tour to a wildlife refuge just a few minutes away. Our welcome mat is out for travelers of all stripes, and we even have a few dog–friendly rooms!

Relax, rejuvenate and restore while taking a step back in time at the Bay Haven Inn of Cape Charles. 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 a serene sandy beach on the Chesapeake Bay.  This “Best of Virignia” property has luxury rooms, private bathrooms not to mention a delectable breakfast is included with your stay (can you say award-winning sweet potato ham biscuits?) .  Guests often spend time enjoying a complimentary beverage  reading and relaxin on our wrap-around porch over-looking our enchanting gardens. Come and experience exceptional service and a restorative atmosphere, which are served up daily at the Bay Haven Inn of Cape Charles. Open year- round …our porch awaits you!

We would love to show you the charm of Cape Charles through our lense. Book your stay today at Bay Haven Inn of Cape Charles or call 757-331-2838 for more information. Tammy and Jim are happy to help!