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Sound of the Sea Condominiums

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8801 Reed Drive, Emerald Isle, NC 28594
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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67 reviews 67 reviews
20 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 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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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Condos are all independently owned and upgraded, so your individual experience will vary on the unit. Our unit was last updated in the 90s, but was clean and well-maintained. One bedroom's closet housed the air handler and was exceptionally noisy, making that room pretty difficult to sleep in. The beds varied from "fine" to "rock-hard." I'd give the unit itself... More

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Ohio
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

We stayed in 202W. The views of the sea were gorgeous. The condo was very clean and had plenty of extras we didn't expect. (dishwasher tabs, garbage bags, extra toilet paper). The beds were very hard and the master bed faces the balcony and the vertical blinds do a terrible job of keeping the morning sun out. We were awake... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013 via mobile

Apparently this place is in the flight path of the local Marine base. It's 10:18pm and the Harriers have been flying over ever 10 minutes for the past hour. The room, unit 302, needs work. Terrible paint job, front door needs replaced, kitchen cabinets are like cardboard, replace the mirrors and all of the closet doors throughout. It just feels... More

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Dover, Pennsylvania
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60 reviews 60 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

Just got back from our vacation to Emerald Isle where we stayed at Sound of the Sea. The views from the balcony were amazing and the conc was in excellent condition. Our condo was on the 3rd floor and there were no elevators which made it difficult to carry our luggage up and down to unload and pack the car.... More

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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57 reviews 57 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2012

Wasn't overly impressed but was definately satisfied. Can't beat the location. Clean, private area with a good level of pricing. Overall was pleased, it's a quality place. Only downside is the beds we were in were like rocks, but that could be condo specific.

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Pittsburgh
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2011

We stayed in the Sound of the Sea Condominiums in the West Building (which is closer to the ocean) and has fantastic views of the beach. The condo was clean, large and well-equipped. When we arrived, we found that the balcony door did not lock. We called maintenance and they arrived within 15 minutes and were friendly and helpful. The... More

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Charlotte NC
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

My husband and I just returned from a week at Sound of the Sea #104North (1 bedroom unit). We found our unit through vrbo.com. The condo complex was really nice – great pool (2, actually), showers by the beach, gated entry, plenty of parking and easy access to the beach (maybe 2 minutes). It is also located across the street... More

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Additional Information about Sound of the Sea Condominiums

Address: 8801 Reed Drive, Emerald Isle, NC 28594
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Emerald Isle
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Sound Of The Sea Condominiums Hotel Emerald Isle

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