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Russo's Motel

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213 Cape Fear Boulevard, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
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Russo's Motel
Ranked #15 of 17 hotels in Carolina Beach
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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North augusta, SC
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After an hour of looking for a hotel for the night in Carolina beach we decided that we would settle for about anything. We were calling Russo's motel and the man on the phone advised us to pay for the room over the phone because rooms were filling fast (there was only 15). We did not see any pictures of... More

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Stacy Y, Manager at Russo's Motel, responded to this review

We are sorry that we did not meet your expectations on the size of our rooms. We did notice that at no point in your review did you mention that your room was not clean, only too small. We apologize for the size of your room, but we were built over 50 years ago. To address some of your concerns:... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family & I stayed at Russo's Motel for a week and everything was amazing! The motel is very close to the beach & close to the boardwalk and its in a reasonable rate for families. Even though we had a bad experience last year with the old management we decided to give them a second chance & it was... More

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Stacy Y, Manager at Russo's Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More

Wilmington, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I spent a week there and may be spending a few more. The hotel management were very nice and cooperative. The room is what you would expect for the cost. It is an old facility so you can not expect miracles. The tub could have been replaced, the room could have more outlets (possibly hid behind beds?) but over all... More

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Cumberland, Maryland
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

When looking online, we saw that this place had mixed reviews and given how difficult it was to find much information online about Carolina Beach hotels/motels, we decided to give it a shot. I really wish we hadn't. We paid before seeing the room. I won't ever make that mistake again. The place was filthy. We didn't even want our... More

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Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

We love it!!!!!! My family an I really enjoyed our stay, its very peaceful an relaxing, the boys really enjoyed the swimming pool, the managers are very friendly, We cant wait until next year to come back!!!

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RussosMotel, Manager at Russo's Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Ginger for your review! We enjoyed having you and your family stay with us and look forward to seeing all of you on your next visit! More

Greensboro, North Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

The two good things were the location and the people running it were nice. The bad: The sheets on the bed were not clean, the comforter had burned marks and some stains that were rather bad. You had to pull the door hard to make sure it locked otherwise you could still just push it open. The security lock was... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

This motel is terrible. My family always go to hotel and motel but this motel is so terrible. they throw the receipt on us. They scream , we stay in the room for about 10 mins and we wanted our refund back so they did but they took 40 dollars away , charge us for cleaning . nobody even use... More

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RussosMotel, Manager at Russo's Motel, responded to this review

When you and your adult relative came into our office, we explained to you that we only had one room available and it had two FULL SIZED beds. You translated what I had said and the man agreed and paid for the room. Your family went into the room and stayed for about 30 minutes, at which time the two... More

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

My Husband and I have stayed at Russo's hotel twice now, and each time we have been so excited about staying. The rooms are perfect, and view is great, and its just a walk down the rd to the beach. I am looking at coming back some time soon, We absolutely LOVE staying at the Russo's Motel.

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RussosMotel, Manager at Russo's Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are looking forward to seeing you on your next visit to Carolina Beach! Tammy Rackley Manager More

Haw River, North Carolina, United States
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

fleas in the room and the management did not seem concerned about situation and refused to give a refund they offered another room but fleas can travel from room to room

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RussosMotel, Manager at Russo's Motel, responded to this review

We are sorry that you weren't happy with your room. However, I don't know how you can say we (the management) weren't worried about it. We immediately went up to the room to inspect it. We offered to upgrade you to a new room, which you refused. There is a sign in our office where you checked in stating that... More

Bessemer City, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2011

had a great time, was there for a beach wedding. and was there in july. this is a Family Friendly place, has been remodeled too. the manager's Darrell and Tammy are so helpful and the nices people you would ever want to meet ! will come back time after time !!

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Address: 213 Cape Fear Boulevard, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
Location: United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach

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