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Dolphin Lane Motel

318 Carolina Beach Ave. North, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
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Dolphin Lane Motel
Ranked #12 of 17 hotels in Carolina Beach
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Burlington, North Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I called and made reservations for this hotel and talked with a boy - told him what we wanted and offered to give him my credit card to hold the rooms - his exact words to me were "No need - I have you in the book and if they need the card they will call you tomorrow" - I... More

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Lexington,NC USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I stayed there last week.. My husband & his friend "The Callaway's", had plans for a fishing trip for "Spring break" for the friends kids, they all love to go fishing there. but I have to say yes I read some of old reviews and yes I almost stayed at home thinking of it but Our friend... More

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Smithfield, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Yes the place is kind of dated,but we stay here four or five times a year.You are within walking distance of everything.Prices are great in or out of season Get an ocean view room they are quieter and the sunrises and sunsets are wonderful.

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here this summer and the kitchen sink was leaking in the floor. When we opened the cabinet door under the sink, it was covered with black mold!! Had a hard time getting moved to another room and when we requested a refund the owner was VERY UPSET with us. Black mold is a terrible health... More

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Jefferson City, Tennessee
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We stayed four days... The staff was very friendly and accommodated all our needs.... Our room was clean... The layout was great... Our private balcony overlooking the ocean was awesome.... Our room was very cozy.. and the kitchen had everything we needed... The motel is located within walking distance to everything.... We will definatly come back.. every year... If you're... More

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

These two people were great. David carried my heavy cooler up the steps for me. The room service was excellent, every day. Where can you get ice for $1.50 a bag. You can at the Motel. The refrigerator was new. The flat screen TV had a beautiful picture. The bed was very comfortable. Everything was to our satisfaction and more.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

Beds are old and dirty, couldn't even sit down on inside chairs they were so Nasty we had to use the outside chairs, carpet is so dirty it turns your feet black so had to keep flip flops on. Bed linens were old and worn out, bedspreads didn't look very clean. We stayed in the building across the street I... More

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Freedom, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Came down with my son, daughter in-law, grand daughter and a friend. We rented a two bedroom efficiency for the weekend then moved to a one bedroom efficiency after the kids left and my friend and I stayed for the rest of the week. The rooms were clean, the kitchen a very nice size in both rooms. The beds were... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Rooms were okay. Pictures looked way better then how they looked in person. appliance needed updating and beds where really hard. the linens where stained and had several burn holes in the sheets. trash can was right beside our room so we where constantly killing flies!! Had to wear shoes at all times, floors turn feet/socks black. We had two... More

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Madison, North Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

CLEARLY,since the last review of the dolphin lane the management has improved ALOT of things.I stayed at this motel with my husband and 3 children in june of this year(Father's day weekend) and we were thrilled!! The management was so friendly,the rooms were amazing the bathrooms were clean there was even a vacum in our room to get up the... More

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Also Known As:
Dolphin Lane Hotel Carolina Beach
Dolphin Lane Hotel
Address: 318 Carolina Beach Ave. North, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
Location: United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach
Amenities:
Free Parking Swimming Pool
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Ranked #12 of 17 hotels in Carolina Beach

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