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Outer Banks Motor Lodge

1509 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
Outer Banks Motor Lodge
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Columbia, Maryland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located right on the beach. The interior needs to be renovated, but it is by no means a deal breaker. The pool is nice and medium sized. Hotel staff was friendly and accommodating. Parking was troublesome.

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Durham, NC
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5 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I stay here when we go to the Outer Banks. The price is very reasonable considering you are right on the beach. There are various types of rooms available but the efficiency is nice to have if you will be there for several days. There is lots of places to eat and shop nearby. There is a... More 

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Los Angeles
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124 reviews 124 reviews
31 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The motel style entryways are thoughtfully supplied with rockers to watch the surf with ashtrays. Unfortunately the smokers fill this area from dawn till dusk making it unusable for non-smokers. This is my first visit to North Carolina and it appears you are handed a pack of Camels as you cross the border. Since the windows face this area you... More 

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hanover
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stayed here two nights before going to our big house! Although minimal furnishings, this place is great! Clean, comfortable with a pool and view to die for! Price was awesome, included a full size fridge, stove and coffee pot. Would easily stay for a week long getaway, knowing to take an electric fry pan and some other basic essentials. If... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Enjoyed a stay at this motel for two nights on 9/21-9/22. I visited OBX to fish and found this to be a perfect place to stay and plan to return. I fished the surf only once and did not catch a fish but I spoke to another guest who had success so I hope to return and try again.

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Prince George
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This Lodge was just perfect for our trip. Location was great. We had an oceanfront suite on the second level and the view was great. The Outer Banks Motor Lodge is very typical of some of the older establishments from years ago. Location is right on the beach!! It is under new management and they are making improvements. The staff... More 

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Rutherford, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

A typical Outer Banks, NC motel. The poolside single room was quite small, but I would imagine the other rooms are bigger. The rooms are not particularly clean, but not really dirty or gross. The location right on the beach is perfect and not far from bars and restaurants. The shower was good and the staff was friendly. If you... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This is my third review on the Outer Banks Motor Lodge. My husband and I absolutely love it and will never stay anywhere else when we're in OBX. The room is always clean and the staff is friendly and helpful. The washing machine and dryer are now coin operated, but at $1.50 for wash and $1.00 for drying it's more... More 

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Lewisburg PA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
3 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stayed at OBX Motor Lodge on our way to Ocracoke. We had a wonderful pet friendly room. While it was not "luxurious" it was spotless and clean with a designated parking spot less than ten feet from the door of our room. This place is a retro gem to old school hotels and it is right on the beach,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is an old fashioned style motel with a great location. They also allow pets and we had a room just behind the office which was spacious and clean. Nothing fancy. A nice clean pool with picnic tables and grills. Some of the rooms open up directly to the beach. A lot of families.

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