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John Yancey Oceanfront Inn

2009 S Virginia Dare Trail, MP 10, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
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  • Location
    4.5 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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New York City, New York
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First time in the Outer Banks, this hotel was great, rooms neatly updated and very clean. The owner (Linda) was always there and made sure everything was done right. The staff was happy (and very polite) to accommodate anything we asked for! If visiting this area again, I wouldn't think twice to stay there again! This is the difference with... More 

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Cumberland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this was our first trip to the outer banks found the John Yancey online it is an older hotel and has some outside beach wear but was exceptionally clean and friendly. We had dinner across the street and enjoyed it a great deal. the room was large and had everything we needed thanks for a great trip

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Wahsington, DC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was centrally located in Kill Devil Hills and a quick walk from a few bars/restaurants. The rooms were clean and the beach front access was nice. We booked this through Priceline, and somehow that got us a pet-friendly, non-smoking room. I asked in advance if we could be switched to a pet-free room, and was glad to learn... More 

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Corning, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband, 16 year old son, and I just got back from the 4th of July weekend. This motel is very nice, it is older, but totally functional. Nice island table with chairs, kitchen table with fridge & microwave. Very clean and a great value. Steps away from the ocean, and a nice quiet pool. I would stay there again... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved how it's right on the beach. I enjoyed the pier for early morning coffee and dolphin site seeing. Diner across the street is great another restaurant up the street is walking distance. It suited all our needs. We will be staying again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a six night stay here and were very pleased with the results. Firstly the location is very convenient to many popular locations. The staff here understand the definition of great customer service and do a great job. The rooms were very clean and comfortable. The price was very reasonable. The pool was always clean and inviting. We found... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for a weekend and loved that the property is right on the beach and close to really good restaurants. The building is older and the outside needs some maintenance; it was not very appealing. However the room was immaculate, very clean and tidy. It was also very spacious and included a fridge and microwave. Plus our balcony... More 

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Boone
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel has a private beach access wifi good size rooms and great service. The personal are helpful and kind. The breakfast is fruit milk bagels waffles hard boiled eggs and cereal. When a washer would not work they immediate refunded the money and had a workman right in for repair. The rooms are very clean the beds comfortable microwave... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being that we were in the Outer Banks during Memorial Day weekend, it was tough to find a room. Those that were available were quite expensive. This was our first trip to the Outer Banks and so we just wanted to be on the beach. We booked at John Yancey too late to get an ocean front room but could... More 

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Chesapeake, VA
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice hotel on the beach. In the middle of most of the outer banks so can travel to quite a few attractions. Last time I was there they were working on upgrades and pool, so it must be even better. A small breakfast, tea/coffee/muffins and toast is complimentary. Look discounts and promotions on their Facebook page.

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