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Cape Hatteras Motel

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46556 Hwy 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent three nights here this week and really enjoyed it. The room was clean and cozy. My daughters really enjoyed playing in the pool. The sound of the waves were so loud at night that you think it's rating so we all slept so good. We will see you guys next year.

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Columbia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The ocean view is wonderful if you are in the ocean-side rooms. It is within 40' of the room. We stayed in a townhome (#404)which has balconies on the second and third floor. We watched lightning afar off the coast during a night storm and saw the sun rise in the morning. It was relaxing to watch and hear the... More 

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Dave D, Manager at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! If you are staying with us and ever need something please don't hesitate to stop by the office and we will get it for you:) Hope to see you again sooner than later! More 

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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I like staying here because of the proximity to the beach and the ocean. Nothing fancy but clean and everything works...WiFi, flat screen TV with remote, little frig, microwave, good water pressure...all our must haves and only steps to the beach!

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Dave D, Manager at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

We are happy we met all of your expectations. Hope to see you again soon:) More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You are definitely paying for the view. The beds were comfortable and the room was clean but certainly expensive for the room you get. We got a oceanfront room and it was a gorgeous view - right on the beach. Step off the deck and you are there. We only wanted to stay one night so many places beachfront were... More 

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Dave D, Manager at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you in the near future:) More 

Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Right on the beach! Loved our shared porch with rocking chairs, it was so quaint. The rooms are very clean and have been recently remodeled. This is not a fancy place but the location is perfect. The staff is very friendly and helpful.

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Dave D, Manager at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay and views of the ocean! Hope to see you in the near future:) More 

Waynesville
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can't get closer to the ocean than this hotel. Great porch to sit and enjoy the beach, and it looks like a great beach to swim at too (but I didn't). The room is large, the newly refurbished bathroom was huge as well. My only complaint was the musty, moldy smell of the room with an attempt to cover... More 

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Dave D, Manager at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope you do come back soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are a group of British friends who had originally come to US for my son's wedding in Annapolis and decided to make it a month long holiday. We Had never heard of Outer Banks until I was researching our USA road trip. All the way round the States everyone we met said how lovely OBX was and it didn't... More 

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Dave D, Manager at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us:) We hope to see you in the near future! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we first checked in the room wasn't ready, I called the front desk and they got right on it! With in 30 minutes the room was spot less. I will definitely be here next year! The room was a little but dated but everything was functional. See you next year!

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Dave D, Manager at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Sorry about the hiccup at the beginning of your stay. Glad the housekeeping staff got right in there and took care of you. We look forward to you visiting us again! See you next year!! More 

North Augusta, South Carolina
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

We rented an ocean front suite for 1 night on our weeklong tour of the Outer Banks, and absolutely loved this place. Our favorite stay of the whole trip. Already planning a return trip for next summer. Room was right on the beach. Rockers out front. We watched the most beautiful sunrise of our whole trip here. Suite was 2... More 

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Dave D, Manager at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Hope to see you and your family soon:) More 

Quincy, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Stayed here in 2014 and loved it! Could not get any closer to the ocean. Beautiful views and the sound of the ocean was wonderful. Would highly recommend. Went to Myrtle Beach this year and although it was nice, liked the Outer Banks, Buxton, and this motel much better!

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Dave D, Manager at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your vacation this year. Hopefully we will see you back next year....we will have your oceanfront rocking chair waiting:) More 

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