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308 Carolina Beach Avenue N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-611
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Mermaid Manor
Ranked #12 of 17 hotels in Carolina Beach
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at this hotel 8/15/14-8/17/14 and our rooms 206/208 were infested with BED BUGS!! Unfortunately we did not notice until Sunday morning 8/17 when my friend woke up itching and had a bed bug on his back. We then pulled back the comforter and found blood streaks on the sheets along with 3 more adult bed bugs. We smashed... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the first time in a long time, I actually made the reservation before I read the reviews. Perhaps that's why, for the most part, I was pleasantly surprised. This is most definitely an old school beach hotel. The solid panelling is dark, but beautiful. The rooms are small, but the beds are comfortable and the bathrooms are clean. The... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading some of the other reviews before arriving at Mermaid Manor, I was a little apprehensive about what lay in store for us during our weekend stay. I was relieved, however, when I arrived and Patty, the manager, was very friendly and accommodating. I even brought one more person than I had originally told her and she brought out... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family (husband, wife, 3 children) stayed in the upstairs suite. It had a beautiful king sized bed in one room with cable TV. The "main" room was a living room with a couch (folded out into double bed). It also had cable TV as well as a comfortable wicker chair and other furnishings true to vintage beach deco. The... More

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Siler City, North Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Lady who's in charge of the Motel at first was nice but then problematic. She doesn't let any visitors come visit you, she's a stalker (Very intimidating), Gives you all kinds of problems, racist, two face, etc.... I personally don't recommend people to stay there not even for a mimute. The building probably was made in the 1800s. The kitchen... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I've been here twice and have two more weekends booked. I can afford much more pricy accommodations, but I choose this place. Not a lot of bells and whistles, no room service, no restaurant...but management is friendly, I can bring my dog, its clean/ quiet, convenient, and I love that I dont have to deal with the issues that come... More

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Well, I'd like to first start by saying, if you are looking for all the finer things in life then perhaps you should either stay home or find another place. This is an older home that has been converted to a motel. The location is perfect and my husband and I found it on a whim when he and I... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Firstly, there is a reason that this place is #11 of 15 in places to stay at Carolina Beach. We arrived late in the evening due to car trouble. When my fiancé checked in he said the smell of dog feces and alcohol was strong. I personally saw the owner/manager stumble onto the front porch after he checked in. I... More

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Weaverville, North Carolina, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

My husband and I had a terrific time @ Mermaid Manor. The managers Patty & her husband were great. She always asked us when we ran into her if there was anything we needed. They did not bother you or knock on your door. We like that it is a quiet place...not a party place. Thanks Patty for a wonderful... More

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Floyd, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Ever stay at a friends place, and think, wow, they really want us to be comfortable? Well, this is it. There are ups and downs with the place, but I'm going to say that my family had a great time, we felt very comfortable. The managers were super helpful with us, but weren't intrusive at all. I saw some reviews... More

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Address: 308 Carolina Beach Avenue N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-611
Location: United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach
Also Known As:
Mermaid Manor Hotel Carolina Beach
Mermaid Manor Carolina Beach

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