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Colonial Inn

2.0 of 5 3329 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Pittsburgh
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We rushed to get to the Colonial Inn due to impending bad weather so we had to book an extra night that was really an extra couple of hours. We decided to book a basic room (due to cost and the fact that we were arriving at 3:30am) and then move to our regularly booked room the next morning. If... More 

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Belleville, New Jersey
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a 4 night trip to OBX where I stayed at the Colonial Inn. I stayed from 12/30/14 - 1/3/15 and an ocean front room with a fantastic view. The front desk was pleasant, room was clean, bed was comfortable, and the motel is located right on the beach. I couldn't ask for anything more. Even though it... More 

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Cai P, Guest Relations Manager at Colonial Inn, responded to this review

Hi Jessica, Happy New Year! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Colonial Inn. We will definitely keep your suggestion in mind as we always find ways to improve and keep our guests informed about our hotel and the services that we provide. We hope you are able visit the Outer Banks soon. Don’t forget... More 

new jersey
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a 4 night trip to OBX where I stayed at the Colonial Inn. I stayed from 12/30/14 - 1/3/15 and an ocean front room with a fantastic view. The front desk was pleasant, room was clean, bed was comfortable, and the motel is located right on the beach. I couldn't ask for anything more. Even though it... More 

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Cocoa, Florida
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130 reviews 130 reviews
17 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there in the off season and got a great rate. The staff was very helpful. The place is right on the beach. It was not the Hilton, but the family enjoy the quirkiness of this place. I would come back.

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Cai P, Guest Relations Manager at Colonial Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for positive and honest feedback! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We are glad that our staff were able to help you with your needs. Don’t forget to check out our website for ongoing promotions and travel deals. See you soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a little getaway for Easter weekend. As happen to be my first time at the outer banks. I enjoy the stay at this place because it was very convenient to all the stores nearby and it was right on the beach, which is a plus! :) That staffing there are very nice. I would definitely come back.

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Cai P, Guest Relations Manager at Colonial Inn, responded to this review

Hi Mai! First of all, Happy New Year! We are very glad you were to able to share with us your very first Outer Banks experience. We’re glad that you enjoyed the accessibility of our hotel to various establishments. We would definitely share with our staff your positive feedback and we hope that you can visit us again soon. More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We have been staying at this motel every time we come to Nags Head. It`s clean and the staff very friendly. The motel is right on the beach and next door to the Nags Head Pier and restraunt. The rates are very reasonable, even though ,it is a little cramped parking ,it is worth staying again.

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Emily C, Manager at Colonial Inn, responded to this review

Beverly, we certainly are glad the Colonial Inn fits your needs. We are glad you love the staff, location, and cleanliness. We appreciate the feedback and look forward to your return! More 

Staunton, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Yes, friendly staff. Cleanliness average. Bathroom: no exhaust fan and no way to open window. I thought it was standard that a bathroom had one or the other. Beds, fair. No blankets, you had to ask for them. Poor beach access, too many stairs to reach the beach and they were unsafe. Railing did not go all the way to... More 

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Joshua R, General Manager at Colonial Inn, responded to this review

I appreciate the feedback as this can only help us improve. I do apologize for the window and will look into this immediately as all windows were replaced last year. We are making coffee pots standard this off season and there most certainly should have been a blanket in your room. I apologize this was not the case. The length... More 

Richmond, Virginia, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This is my second time here at the Colonial and it is not going to be my last. The staff is always helpful as well as they always have a smile on thier face. Sitting poolside last night we met our neigbors, as they cooked their catch of the day on the grills provided, and as if we had all... More 

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Emily C, Manager at Colonial Inn, responded to this review

Wow Lori!!! We are so glad you had such a great time and feel at "home" when you stay at the Colonial Inn. Thank you so much for the kind review and for sharing the details of your stay with future potential guests. It is truly touching to see that you think of us in such a positive manner! We... More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

1. No hot water 2. Rooms were small 3. Large spider found when turning down bedspread 4. Cockroach remains found on carpet 5, Filthy carpet 6. Odor 7. Beds were uncomfortable 8. Only two outlets for room, but lots of fire hazardous extension cords

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Joshua R, General Manager at Colonial Inn, responded to this review

John - I sincerely apologize for the issues you are mentioning that you encountered. Our hot water system is a brand new system with which we have not any issues. The way our system works is an in-line system for each building. I hope that you went to the desk as we have 24 maintenance for these kinds of things.... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

We booked this room very last minute on Labor Day weekend, but so glad we stayed here everyone was very friendly and it has awesome beach access we were only gonna stay one night but ended up staying an extra night. It isn't really fancy but nice and clean. And the staff went above and beyond to accommodate us thanks... More 

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Emily C, Manager at Colonial Inn, responded to this review

Liz, we are so glad you enjoyed your holiday weekend with us! We are so glad the staff was friendly and met your needs, and that you liked it so much that you decided to extend your stay! Thank you for your review, and we hope to see you again soon! More 

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Address: 3329 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Nags Head
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Colonial Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Colonial Hotel Nags Head
Colonial Motel Nags Head
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Nags Head

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