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46677 Hwy. 12, PO Box 39, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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Lighthouse View Oceanfront Lodging
Ranked #4 of 7 hotels in Buxton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have vacationed in the Outer Banks for at least 25 years. This year, we decided to take a 2nd vacation getaway and we're looking at a long weekend in October. We made our reservation, with the mananager Inez on Wednesday. I received a call Wednesday night that there might be a problem because our room was double booked, but... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ended our vacation by staying three days at Lighthouse, and the experience was so pleasurable. Our room was on the third floor, and the view of the ocean was worth the price and the walk up the stairs. This place is convenient to restaurants, shops, and (of course) the Hatteras lighthouse. We were able to walk on the beach... More

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Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed here in the Apr-May 2013 time-frame and again July 6-12 2014. We were delayed a day by hurricane Arthur but the Buxton area looked like i was unscathed. A lot more to do in the area during the summer, all shops and eateries are open. Last year we had to drive a ways up north to get to... More

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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65 reviews 65 reviews
17 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We spent a few nights at Lighthouse View in July. It was as expected. We saved some dollars and stayed in a parking lot view room, which was fine since we weren't in the room much except to shower and sleep. I liked having the little fridge. Staff was good. This place is located near a couple of places to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Stayed here for a few days while passing through and loved it. It's fairly average accommodation but the location on the ocean / beach is great. Would recommend stopping here. Walking distance also to shops and coffee places. Staff are friendly.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Our trip was cut short because of Arthur. The staff was friendly and kept us informed on road openings and closers. The room was clean but the view was breathtaking. It a good value for the money. If you stay pay the extra money to stay on the ocean side.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We are a beach loving family and couldn't have picked a better location for our first trip to the Outer Banks!! The staff was very accommodating and personable! Rooms we very clean! The beach was right out the back door to our suite! Can't wait to come again!

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Checking out today after spending a week in room 624 at Lighthouse View, and had a great experience. Clean rooms and bathrooms, air-conditioning, microwave, mini-fridge... everything you'd want for a weekly stay. Generally couples and families staying here, so it is pretty quiet. The beach is right outside the door, with a perfect view of the sunrise and that calming... More

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Huron, Ohio
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We stayed for a week in June. The weather was nice. The view was very nice. Since we have never been there before, I relied on their advertisement video. It is misleading. There really is no ocean to swim in, meaning it gets deep immediately. There is the beach to walk on. I certainly would never allow my children more... More

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Naples, Florida
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My husband and I recently spent a few days in the outer banks on the way to a family wedding in NC. What a wonderful find this property is. We couldn't have been happier. It was clean and comfortable and direct ocean front. It doesn't get any better and reasonably priced. The staff was wonderful and extremely helpful. We hope... More

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Address: 46677 Hwy. 12, PO Box 39, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Hatteras Island > Buxton
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Nowhere will you find a more delightful combination of beautiful vacation rentals seashore wonders, and southern hospitality, all within the shadow of the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse than at Lighthouse View Oceanfront Lodging. Located on the oceanside village of Buxton, North Carolina, our beachfront campus offers some of the best views on Hatteras Island!Many of our guests have made us their annual retreat of choice because we have everything you could need for a great Hatteras vacation: convenient Cape Hatteras lodging, great in-room amenities, a location that couldn’t be any closer to the beach and sound, exceptional surf fishing, a host of exciting water sports, and, of course, the majestic Cape Hatteras Lighthouse for a fun sightseeing opportunity.We offer a wide variety of Buxton vacation rentals, from motel rooms to efficiencies to beach cottages. Whether you’re planning a quiet getaway for two, a fishing or water sports escape, or a full-blown multi-family and friend Cape Hatteras beach vacation, we can make it all happen. ... more   less 
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