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PO Box 176, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
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Sea Ranch Motel
Ranked #8 of 17 Hotels in Carolina Beach
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Zionville, North Carolina
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Stayed with the folks at the Sea Ranch again this past weekend & very pleased as we have been over the past 30 years. This place is a tradition for my family and it is run by people you can trust. We have visited many times over the years but this year is the latest in the season that we... More 

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14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We stayed at the Sea Ranch in early August 2014. We had an oceanfront room with 2 full beds in the 2-story building.The staff is friendly, the beds are firm, and our room was clean, with older but maintained furniture. Although the TV was only an older tube set, full satellite service was provided, with a lot more channels than... More 

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Lake Wylie, South Carolina
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We rented the kitchen unit. all in all it was a pleasant stay. We enjoyed our stay. it was one large room with 2 double beds, with a small kitchen, wouldn't want to do heavy cooking in it. however it met our needs very well, We were a family of 4 adults and one little one, The room was large... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Vintage 1950's with the pervasive smell of mold and body odor. It appeared that the bedspreads and curtains were last cleaned in the 70's. REALLY!!!! Everything needs to be totally revamped. How expensive could it be to get some fresh linens and curtains.??? I seriously almost slept in my car -- that's how bad it was. Then to make matters... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

My family just returned from several days at the Sea Ranch Motel at Carolina Beach. It was our first stay there and it won't be our last. The room and facility were as described, clean and everything functioned properly. This motel is run by a family and they target families and that makes it a great place to stay. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

We loved it there plan on going back very soon before the summer is out.everyone is so nice and all the rooms are clean...and we love that it has two pools and a jacuzzi too...and the price of staying there isn't bad either...

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Zionville, North Carolina
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The Sea Ranch Motel for my family has almost become like a tradition. My parents and I started staying at the Sea Ranch when I was a small child. My father became fast friends with the owner who passed away many years ago, because what attracted us initially to the Sea Ranch was the family feel. Each stay just felt... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We had an oceanview double room on the ground floor. The view was beautiful! It felt like we were on our own - you couldn't see anyone or anything but the ocean from our little porch. 2 kids (preschool age) and 2 adults sharing one room, and the trip went wonderfully! The staff was friendly and helped with any questions... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We spent 5 glorious days there with perfect spring weather and kept extending out stay because it was so great. We took a top level room with kitchen and the balcony and view of the ocean were perfect. This place has been owned by the same family for decades and it shows. Not fancy but well kept up. We love... More 

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Avery County NC
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89 reviews 89 reviews
16 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

the shower head is for short people and the shower is for bean poles..the rooms are clean...we had a 3rd floor queen eff...facing the ocean....you can sit on your balcony, have breakfast and watch the sunrise..it is a family resort...and you have quiet hours...no smoking inside but you can on the balcony....front desk is friendly and glad to help you... More 

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Additional Information about Sea Ranch Motel

Address: PO Box 176, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
Location: United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 43
Also Known As:
Sea Ranch Hotel Carolina Beach
Sea Hotel Carolina Beach
Sea Motel Carolina Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Carolina Beach

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