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Sound of the Sea Condominiums

8801 Reed Drive, Emerald Isle, NC 28594
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Roanoke, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

SOS 206W is an end unit that sits closest to the ocean so the view is excellent. However this was an older unit and not been updated. Most of the closet doors were off the tracks (bifold doors) or broken to where they couldn't stay on the tracks. It rained a lot during our vacation and the windows that opened... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

This high rise condo was built in 1984, and the public access points have been well maintained. The complex is accesses thru a gate with proxy card control. The units themselves probably vary with the furnishings and cleanliness. We always a new site thru Emerald Isle Realty. This provides some assurances about the condition of your unit, before your arrival.... More 

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1 Thank Charles c
Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

This is the best located property in the complex, and the reason we booked it. We have stayed at Sound of the Sea for years. However, this unit is poorly maintained. The HVAC vents all have mold growing on them and it has spread to the drywall. The sliding glass door to the deck was 99% broken and wasn't functional... More 

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3 Thank Whit8888
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

It was amzing we stayed in room 305 it looked 1990s wich i love the pool was warm like a hot tub we had a great view of the ocean the peir was a bit of a long walk but it was worth it we were actually ther August 17 2014 but it would only go to September 2014 on... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

When we checked into unit 121 East townhouse we found the townhouse was very dirty.  The towels and sheets were thrown into a bag on the floor.  Not one sliver of toilet paper to be seen. The comforters are all disgusting and the dishes in the cabinets were all filthy.  We decided to clean the floors because all of our... More 

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2 Thank Rzknow
Indiana
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We stayed in Sound of the Sea 211 West on the week of June 14-21, 2015. This was our first visit with this Condo, and will probably be our last. We usually go to Atlantic Beach, but couldn't find an opening for this week where we usually stay. This condo was filthy! I think that since no one had rented... More 

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3 Thank JDGIndiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Excellent condos to stay if you able to climb the stairs. Not appropriate for elders. Great location . BEST BEACH IN NC. Clean, well kept, adorable. We loved it. Very close to the grocery store, great restaurants (try Riverside steaks and seafood), gagged community with security. Overall great experience, We will definitely be back!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My family and I needed a condo for 4 "Stat" for a weekend engagement party. Our daughter-in-law found this on short notice and it was great. This was one of the few options less than a full one week stay, and the price was less than most other places. Units are appropriately appointed for the beach. A downside was that... More 

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Pittsburgh
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We had an awesome time at the complex, clean pools, grounds kept up nicely! We would stay at this complex again in a heartbeat, but not this unit! The housekeeping staff must have done next to nothing as it was not the cleanest (maybe get another cleaning service). The location of this unit is the best in the complex!! Awesome... More 

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Chillicothe, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We have stayed at Sound of the Sea many times over the last 10 years. I have stayed in both of the buildings and they both have fantastic views. They have 2 pools (one is only open after September) and two ways to walk to the beach. It is very convenient to shopping, grocery store and places to eat. We... More 

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