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Cape Pines Motel

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47497 NC Highway 12, Buxton, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in Buxton
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
roadtripjunkie1305 Amory, Mississippi
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Amory, Mississippi
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67 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I must say I love trip advisor. I plan all our trips with them. I was not quite sure what to expect but I was happy with our stay. I usually go for chain hotels mostly for inside access. This was such a cute place and I never felt uncomfortable with the outside access. Our room was very clean and... More 

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Angie R, Owner at Cape Pines Motel, responded to this review

You got to trust the Trip Advisor crowd! From the rooms to our staff, we're thrilled to receive your thumbs up. Thank you so much for this lovely review -- we hope the rest of your trip went just as well. All the best, Angie & Bill R.- Owners More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to stay! The rooms were very clean and smelled great! The family that runs the place is awesome, super friendly and very informative about the area. I promised my daughter we would take our jeep to the beach and go 4 wheeling with out the top and doors, so having a motel style worked great to easily... More 

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Angie R, Owner at Cape Pines Motel, responded to this review

You're too kind, Robert -- thanks for the compliments! We're thrilled the rooms were perfect for you and your daughter. Thanks for staying at our place -- hope you had a blast four-wheeling on the beach. All the best, Angie & Bill R.- Owners More 

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49 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have learned to travel early. This motel was very pleasant, the staff was courteous and prompt. They provide a wonderful spot to be on Hatteras Island. The fact that the rooms have a microwave and fridge, is great. There are also gas grills clean and ready for usage. With a grocery store across the road, makes eating way easy and... More 

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Angie R, Owner at Cape Pines Motel, responded to this review

You know, it's great to hear that we were well worth the stay. From the microwave to the gas grills, we're thrilled everything was accommodating for you. We hope the rest of your trip was just as pleasant. All the best, Angie & Bill R.- Owners More 

Yorktown, Virginia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

usually stay at light house view, but couldn't get a room. so we tried Cape pines. read there site page and there motto was, so clean you would think your mom work here. all I can say, is so true. even tho a little outdated, the room was very clean and the owners were so friendly and very in touch... More 

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Angie R, Owner at Cape Pines Motel, responded to this review

You're welcome, Bryan! We're glad you had such a pleasant first stay with us. We hope the rest of your trip went well, and we look forward to seeing you again. All the best, Angie & Bill R.- Owners More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Booked the same day as traveling. We couldn't make it by the time they were closing so the lady made arrangements.When arriving we were amazed on how clean/nice the room was. We stayed in 12 and it was amazing. The next day we had issues with our fridge not being cold. So the guy unplugged and gave us a mini... More 

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Angie R, Owner at Cape Pines Motel, responded to this review

It was no problem accommodating you with getting your room ready, Heather -- we're just glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Thanks for bringing the fridge to our attention. The last thing we'd want is for a major appliance to stop working for you, so we're glad we got it back up-and-running for you. Thanks for staying with us... More 

Cary, North Carolina
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We stayed here one night on our way into Ocracoke. When we called in the evening and I told the woman that we would not be arriving til 11pm she mentioned they would be closed but she was willing to make it work and figured something out for us. The room was nicely updated and super clean. It was spacious... More 

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Angie R, Owner at Cape Pines Motel, responded to this review

It was no trouble accommodating you -- we're just glad you had a pleasant stay with us! It sounds like the room was the perfect place to rest up before the long trip ahead. We hope the rest of your trip to Oracoke went well. All the best, Angie & Bill R.- Owners More 

Tunnelton, West Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We stayed at Cape Pines for our family vacation. We had room 12 and it was very clean and comfortable. The beds was comfy as well. The staff is friendly and helpful. The location is right by the main road but the traffic did not bother us. We found that it was still quite and very cozy. The pool was... More 

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Angie R, Owner at Cape Pines Motel, responded to this review

We know those mosquitoes can be quite pesky, but we're glad that didn't you from enjoying your trip. It's great to hear that you felt right at home in Room 12, Donna, so thanks for staying with us. We hope your family enjoyed the rest of their trip. All the best, Angie & Bill R.- Owners More 

Bristol, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Stayed a week at Cape Pines Motel. Thought it would be closer to the beach. The water in shower would automatically go cold without any adjustment. Parking was tight. The bed was great! Very comfortable. Right across the street from Conners grocery in Buxton.

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Angie R, Owner at Cape Pines Motel, responded to this review

It's surprising the water would automatically go cold, so we'll be sure to look into that. We're glad that didn't stop you from enjoying your stay, though. Thanks for staying with us -- we hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip! Safe travels, Angie & Bill R.- Owners More 

Shrewsbury, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

clean, professionally run, friendly staff and friendly guests, a non big box style, appropriate for the lower outer banks, motor lodge. nice pool and the best grocery store, sundry needs store for many miles right across the street that one can walk to. I accidently left my phone and computer charges in my room and the owners sent to me... More 

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Angie R, Owner at Cape Pines Motel, responded to this review

Believe us, Dennis, we know the fear of leaving our chargers behind, so we're glad we could get it back to you. It sounds like you had a pleasant stay with us, so thanks for the kind words. Hope the rest of your trip went well. All the best, Angie & Bill R.- Owners More 

Winston Salem, North Carolina
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61 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Stayed here with my family for 4 days in June. Hotel staff and management were very friendly and helpful with recommendations. Pool area was very nice - my son could have stayed here for the entire trip. Room was fine and was as pictured. Could use an upgrade on the TVs though, as the one in our room was very... More 

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Angie R, Owner at Cape Pines Motel, responded to this review

We're surprised no one delivered them to you even after you brought it up with the front desk. We should have gotten them to you, but we're glad that didn't stop you from enjoying the rest of your trip. We're thrilled you had a pleasant stay, and we look forward to welcoming you back. All the best, Angie & Bill... More 

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