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Hatteras Island Inn

2.0 of 5 SR 12 & Old Lighthouse Rd., Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920 (Formerly Comfort Inn )
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Gresham, Oregon
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144 reviews 144 reviews
31 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

When you drive up you might wonder what you got yourself into. The hotel is weathered on the outside as many on the Outer Banks are. But open the door and you will be pleasantly surprised with a nice big clean room. The management is very nice and helpful giving me directions and information to the ferry service. We had... More

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Camden, South Carolina
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent a weekend surf fishing on Hatteras. The weather was great. This hotel was OK. It was what we expected. The rooms were clean, but worn. It appeared to be a former Days Inn that was renamed and renovated. If all you are looking for is a clean room to sleep, this will do fine.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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354 reviews 354 reviews
32 hotel reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nothing fancy here...good bed, hot water, small towels, good sized room and quiet. Right on Highway 12 next to gas station, so no charm or water views. Clean and satisfactory. A little more expensive than the really old "Mom and Pop" motels and probably worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent a four day weekend with my girlfriend in Buxton for a college suitemates wedding. We stayed in the Hatteras Island Inn with my bestfriend in their newly renovated suite. The suite was massive with a full kitchen, two bathrooms, a master bedroom complete with walk-in closet, and a spacious living room. We had direct access to the "lighthouse"... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All I ever want is a hot shower and a good bed when I come down to Buxton every October. They covered that and more. Free coffee every morning and free wifi. Price was great and the stay was even better. Will be staying here again.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Stayed at this motel one night while visiting Cape Hatteras. Partially remodeled but old stained bathtub. Clean. Air conditioner did not work. Staff offered us another room but we were too tired to move. No breakfast.

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Elon College, North Carolina, USA
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This facility is in a great location. The staff during check-in was very friendly and helpful. She gave me a lot of advice about places to eat. She also told me a good place to fish. It turned out to be great advice because I caught fish all three days I was there. There is a bait shop and restaurant... More

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HatterasIslandInn, General Manager at Hatteras Island Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, for your comments. We will share with the entire staff. It's our goal everyday to ensure your vacation experience is a pleasurable one. We look forward to your next visit! More

Raleigh, North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This inn is a good value for the money. We went went there for the weekend just to chill out, swim and hang out at the beach, where you can also fish. Our room was clean and completely updated (new carpet, paint, bed linens, etc.) also included a microwave and a larger-than-expected fridge. The bed was very comfortable. The lobby... More

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Lecatno, Fl
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19 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

While taking a side trip on way back to Florida, my GPS had listed this as a Comfort Inn, and found out it wasn't . The staff was found to be quite friendly and helpful. We got a room near the office so we had Internet access. Others weren't so lucky.the room has been recently redecorated, and it has a... More

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HatterasIslandInn, General Manager at Hatteras Island Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your recent stay with us. I am pleased that you found the staff friendly and helpful. We work hard to make your stay enjoyable here. To help with internet access we recently added a business center in the lobby for guests that stay with us. Although we do not offer breakfast here we... More

Yorktown
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75 reviews 75 reviews
33 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

First, this is Hatteras Island - not Hilton Head. So the standard of hotels simply is different from other resort areas. This is a place for folks who want to be outside at the beach - surfing, swimming, fishing, flying kites or staring at the sea. Hotels need to be clean, have the basic amenities, and be able to stand... More

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Address: SR 12 & Old Lighthouse Rd., Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920 (Formerly Comfort Inn )
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Hatteras Island > Buxton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hatteras Island Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Comfort Inn Hatteras Island Hotel Buxton
Comfort Inn Buxton
Buxton Comfort Inn
Hatteras Island Inn NC - Buxton

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