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Shutters on the Banks

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405 S Virginia Dare Trail, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 (Formerly Colony IV by the Sea)
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Gordonsville, Virginia
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I recently stayed overnight at Shutters on the Banks prior to checking into a beach house the following day. It was a great, little oceanfront hotel. It has two pools (indoor and outdoor), a hot tub and easy access to the beach. There were lots of families staying in the hotel with children, but it was fairly quiet. I stayed... More 

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Phillipsburg, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were in the room 5 minutes when we saw a spider on our bed! That was the first red flag! But noise is the main problem with this place! The doors are very heavy, & unless you make an effort, they slam very loudly. Something that the people next to us didn't care about! Even at 11:00 at night!... More 

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Simone R, General Manager at Shutters on the Banks, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property on Trip Advisor. We are very sorry that we failed short on your stay. Please accept our apologies. Thank you. Simone Ryan More 

morris county
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights before the house we were renting (on Sunday) was available to get into. The hotel is more of a Motel with rooms opening up outside. They have a great little outdoor pool, very warm, as well as an indoor pool and hot tub. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The place was clean.... More 

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Simone R, General Manager at Shutters on the Banks, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our property on Trip Advisor. We have a prime location on the beach and we are a hidden "GEM". Please come back anytime to enjoy all the amenities that we have to offer. Sincerely, Simone Ryan More 

Groton, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to stay! Clean comfortable and fun. Took our grandchildren here for their first ocean experiance and we all loved it. The rooms were very clean the beds comfortable. Indoor outdoor pool and hot tube were great. Close walk to the beach with a board walk and a gazebo halfway there. Outdoor shower to rinse the sand off on... More 

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Simone R, General Manager at Shutters on the Banks, responded to this review

Thank you so kindly for taking the time to review our property on Trip Advisor. We are very happy that we have exceeded your expectations. Our staff strives to deliver an outstanding service to each and every one and this is what differ us from the competition. We feel blessed and fortunate to have such great team members. Thank you... More 

Maryland
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family and I stayed at this hotel for one night just recently. Great room that fit all 5 of us with a great ocean view. Staff was very friendly as well. I will definitely stay here again and recommend this to others staying in the area.

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Simone R, General Manager at Shutters on the Banks, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review on our property. We really appreciate that you will recommend us to all your friends. Please come back and stay longer to enjoy all our amenities. Sincerely, Simone Ryan More 

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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I were returning from a stressful family situation and decided to detour and de-stress:). We called at the last minute and booked a room for 1 night. The location is perfect, bed very comfortable and room immaculate. We got up early and took a walk on the beach and a swim and had some fresh fruit salad... More 

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Simone R, General Manager at Shutters on the Banks, responded to this review

Thank you so much for reviewing our property on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that have been the "perfect remedy for stress". Our goal is to go above and beyond and to be the best! Please come back and enjoy all that we have to offer! Take care, Simone Ryan More 

Lithia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at Shutters on the Banks one night. We booked an oceanview room with 2 Queen beds for $229. Our view was lovely, just as hoped for. The hotel is definitely ready for renovation. It is older and had a musty smell we noticed right away. The carpet had a ragged edge as you entered room. The beds were... More 

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Simone R, General Manager at Shutters on the Banks, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our property on Trip Advisor. We are sorry that we did not exceed your expectations. Please accept our most sincere apologies. We are planning some renovations this winter I hope you come back to enjoy our new and improved rooms. Thank you. Simone Ryan More 

Norfolk, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room was nicely sized, clean and included a microwave and a mini fridge. Breakfast was included with our room but we overslept! The hotel is located on the beach in Kill Devil Hills, making it convenient to shops, restaurants, and the Wright Memorial. Jockey's Ridge and the outlets are a short drive away. I recommend giving Shutters a try... More 

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Simone R, General Manager at Shutters on the Banks, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us We appreciate you leaving a review on Trip Advisor. We are sorry you have overslept and you missed our breakfast. Come back anytime! Sincerely, Simone Ryan More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a nice hotel. It was right on the beach, had two nice pools and a hot tub. The rooms are on the small side but it was good for one night. The hotel is in walking distance to alot of shops and restaurants.

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Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are happy that you have enjoyed your stay. Please come back anytime! Warmest Regards! Simone Ryan More 

4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the hotel WAAAAAAYYYY early due to some unforeseen car troubles. I mean we drove overnight and got there at 7AM. The ladies at the service desk were awesome. After driving all night and arriving early, they did their best to get us into our room four hours early. Each time we stopped by the front desk throughout... More 

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Simone R, General Manager at Shutters on the Banks, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are glad that you we have exceeded your expectations and this is what differ us from the competition! Come back anytime! Sincerely, Simone Ryan More 

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