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Surfside Lodge Oceanfront

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   234 Carolina Beach Avenue North, Carolina Beach, NC 28428 (Formerly Surfside Motor Lodge)
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Ranked #7 of 17 hotels in Carolina Beach
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Stephanie R Birmingham, Alabama
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, Alabama
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are just looking for an inexpensive place to crash while visiting the beach, this is a nice location, within walking distance to the boardwalk, souvenir shops, the marina, and good places to eat. The pool was enjoyable as was being right on the beach. But there is nothing fancy about the rooms. Ours was smaller than we expected... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the cheapest hotel we could find in the Carolina Beach area and, with that said, we got about what we expected. The room was very dated with peeling paint, musty smell, low quality bedding, and loud residents. Thankfully, the price reflects these amenities so I thought we got a good value. The location, however, is awesome and only... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Location, right on the ocean, near the boardwalk, McDonald's, the boat rides, Had a top floor ocean view room #21, not quite high enough to see the beach, but you can see the ocean over the sand dunes. The room was spacious, had all new appliances, was a kitchenette but was completely empty, except a couple plastic spoons. Who... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife stayed here for a week and loved it the people was very nice the room was clean and the pools was very nice. I've stayed here ever year since I was little and it is the better then it has ever been.

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crown142, Owner at Surfside Lodge Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review. Glad to read you have been a long time visitor. We look forward to your next visit. Barry Eagle More

Four Oaks, North Carolina
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165 reviews 165 reviews
54 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff here is wonderful and helpful. The place is clean. By virtue of it's location and it's price - would definitely recommend staying here when visiting Carolina Beach. Has two swimming pools that are clean and well maintained. There are shops and other local things to do (The Boardwalk) very close by - easy and enjoyable walk. Enjoyable stay.

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crown142, Owner at Surfside Lodge Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review. So glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Barry Eagle More

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Surfside is a good place to relax for a few days near the ocean. They keep the place reasonably clean considering everyone come in with feet dusted with beach sand. The room are comfortable and the furniture and bathroom appropriate for a beach hotel. They serve breakfast from 7:30 to 10. It's self- service similar to a Holiday Inn... More

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crown142, Owner at Surfside Lodge Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review. I believe you may have inadvertently reviewed the wrong property as we are in Carolina Beach and you mentioned Nags Head. Also, we don't serve breakfast at the property. Thank you. Barry Eagle More

Shelby, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Staying here was just like one of the best trips ever.....More than anything the front desk and other employees treated us just like their own family. They made our first trip their a fantastic one and you should really be proud of how they are managing your property.

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crown142, Owner at Surfside Lodge Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. Our entire team has been at the property for many years and truly care about the experience our guest will have. I appreciate you recognizing them and hope you will visit again in the near future. Barry Eagle More

2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We have been coming to Carolina Beach for 9 years now. There is no other place we would stay BUT Surfside. NO better location on the Island, 2 pools & the beach is just steps away, life is good! When we come there, which is about 7 to 8 times a year we just park the truck, & walk everywhere.... More

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crown142, Owner at Surfside Lodge Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. So glad to read that you are a loyal guest of the hotel. Also, thank you for recognizing the entire team. They all work so hard and it's nice to read when our guest recognize that. See you again soon. Barry Eagle More

palm bay
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

I have stayed at the Surfside lodge for numerous years and just when i think it couldn't get any better they always keep the heart of Carolina Beach beating. Very affordable and convenient location, beach access and extremely close to the boardwalk where my family spends most of the time while we are there. The pool is great for relaxing... More

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crown142, Owner at Surfside Lodge Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. So glad to read we have become your home away from home. Thank you for all the great comments. We look forward to seeing you again next year. Barry Eagle More

Fayetteville, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Great location, right near the boardwalk. Room was $175 after tax, and the price is just too much for this property. Room was very clean! Unfortunately, there was a severe cigarette smell in the room to the point I woke up in the middle of the night trying to breath (and I don't have asthma). Paper thin walls. The couple... More

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crown142, Owner at Surfside Lodge Oceanfront, responded to this review

So sorry to hear about the noise and the smoke smell. I know that our cleaning staffs work extremely hard to eliminate the odor so we will work with our management team to see if there is a different solution. I do appreciate your comments on our staff and we will review our rates to determine if we are in... More

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Address: 234 Carolina Beach Avenue North, Carolina Beach, NC 28428 (Formerly Surfside Motor Lodge)
Location: United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Surfside Lodge Oceanfront 2*
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Also Known As:
Surfside Motor Hotel Carolina Beach
Surfside Hotel Carolina Beach
Surfside Motel Carolina Beach

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