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Sea Ranch Resort

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1731 N. Virginia Dare Trail, PO Box 325, Kill Devil Hills, NC
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Sea Ranch Resort is the closest you can get in oceanfront for amazingly low prices. The place is so close to the beach high tide almost hits the hotel. I've been coming here 4 yrs in a row now and its always been fantastic. The staff are from the old school of hospitality "where you take care of ur... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

For the cost of the condo and the partial stay option this place can not be beat! The furnishing were contemporary. The floors and bathrooms were clean. Beds are very comfortable. Hotel is dated, but reflected in the price. Just being right on the beach is awesome. We opened the screened windows on the glass sunroom and sliding glass door... More

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Herndon, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family visited OBX for the first time ever this year and had a great time. The staff was very polite, rooms were the cleanest we have ever stayed in for a beach resort. You can't beat the breakfast at the Bistro. We will be coming back next year.

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Sea Ranch Resort! We appreciate you taking the time to review your recent stay! I am pleased to see that you enjoyed your suite so much and considered this to be one of your 'Best vacations ever'! We hope this is the beginning of a new tradition! Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We reserved one BDRM suite, but wanted an ocean view. We upgraded for an extra 100.00 or so and I loved it. It was ON the ocean and a 2 bedrm condo was more than large enough for all 4 of us. Con: one of the toilets didn't work.We got clean towels but you have to clean the rm yourself.Overall,... More

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Suffolk, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent the weekend at the Sea Ranch Resort and when we walked in to check in we were greeted by the receptionist "Katie" who turned out to be very friendly and very helpful. I would definitely recommend going there. Our room was very nice and clean. I didn't want to leave when it was time to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We recently stayed at The Sea Ranch Resort for several days while in OBX for a friend's wedding. We had an oceanfront room and it was just that - an awesome balcony view on the Atlantic. There's nothing I like more than not having to leave my room to see the sunrise!! The room was clean and met my fairly... More

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your review with the trip advisor community! We are pleased that you were able to enjoy some of the most beautiful sunrises around ! I will be sure to pass you kind words on to the staff and we hope that you will make plans to come back and visit us again really soon! Best regards, Barbara... More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was okay. Not very clean; but clean enough. There were chips on the floor near the night table that was left by a previous occupant. They gave us new bath towels on the second day, that was good. It served it's purpose, but I paid too much, I think. But we went in August, so it's peak season.... More

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review. I am sorry to hear that your stay was only OK and did not exceed your expectations. I will certainly address you comment about the chips near the night table. This isn't a normal practice of our housekeeping staff and if this issue was known during the time of your stay it would have... More

Laurel, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There's really nothing special here for the money. The rooms are blah. The reception area is worn. Except for a small indoor pool and beach access, there's nothing else it offers The hotel doesn't even offer beach chairs, umbrellas or towels. You have to bring your own or rent. Sorry but for the money give me a beach towel! Go... More

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

I was disappointed to see you found our resort so disappointing. We offer a variety of on-site amenities and conveniences to our guest which include; on-site cabana rental service, enclosed pool, full service restaurant, fitness center, direct beach access, as well as organized activities. I would be happy to discuss the details of your stay! I can be reached at... More

Stockholm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our stay at the Sea Ranch Resort. From check in, staff was exceptionally friendly and accommodating. Our room was perfect for our four day stay, complete with an ocean view balcony. There are plenty of attractions and restaurants in the area, and the restaurant also has their own on site restaurant, which we loved!

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your five-star review of the Sea Ranch Resort! We appreciate your positive review and look forward to seeing you again! Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More

Old Fort, North Carolina, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a two bedroom suite. The first thing I noticed was that the carpet was filthy ( could use a steam cleaning.) The noise in the mornings is very unpleasant. The sprayer on the end of the hose pipe used to rinse the sand off your feet was broken and was not replaced while I was there. Tracking in... More

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you taking the time to review. We regret to learn that your experience with us was not a positive experience. I am happy to speak with you about your specific complaints and concerns. I can be reached directly at 252-441-7126 ext 150 or info@searanchresort.com Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More

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Address: 1731 N. Virginia Dare Trail, PO Box 325, Kill Devil Hills, NC
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Kill Devil Hills
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Sea Ranch Resort 2*
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Sea Ranch Hotel Kill Devil Hills
Sea Hotel Kill Devil Hills
Sea Ranch Resort Outer Banks, NC - Kill Devil Hills

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Enjoy the recently renovated room accommodations that reflect a coastal color palette and modern room finishes that will create a relaxing and comfortable space for your stay. Convenient on-site amenities include an enclosed heated pool, new fitness center and game room, outside picnic area and grill. The Sea Ranch also welcomes you to our oceanfront restaurant, the Beachside Bistro, which offers a delightful menu with a focus on American Coastal Cuisine. Join us for in the dining room or on our deck where you can soak in the beautiful ocean view! Beachfront Resort: All rooms in the beachfront resort and oceanside lodge offer: microwaves, refrigerators, Cable TV and Internet. Oceanfront Suites: We now offer 2 BR / 2 Bath fully equipped, condo style suites. Each suite offers a full kitchen, washer & dryer and living room with a sleeper sofa! Minimum of a 3 night stay required in season. ... more   less 
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