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Tar Heel Motel

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7010 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959
Tar Heel Motel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oxford, North Carolina
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My family and I stayed for the weekend recently. What a great place to stay. The room was super clean and very nice. Large space for our big family plus a roll away bed. Great location as it's across from the beach. Perfectly located with anice place to eat beside it and an outlet mall behind it. Lots of grass... More 

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Thomasville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I have been to this motel numerous of times. Public beach access across the road. Clean rooms and comfy beds. Great price for the room. Ice and vending close to the room. Clean pool and seating around the pool. Shopping center close by. Jeannette's Pier is just up the road.

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Newport, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Older hotel, cheap for the location, easy to get to the beach right across the street. We spent most of our time out exploring the area or on the beach was not really in the room very much so it worked for us. Pool was clean had a nice sitting area around it.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The smell, oh dear, the smell. The price is fantastic, but that smell was so bad we won't be back. I'm not sure what it was or where it was coming from. Sewage? Restaurant that was next door? Oh my gosh!

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High Point, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros: LOW cost. This is the #1 reason we booked it. Low prices in fantastic location. Seriously, I can overlook a lot for that! Easy to book Comfy beds and pillows Clean Housekeeping comes by once, so being early risers, we were out of the room by 10 a.m. for them to clean. They did a good job. Soda and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I went to the Outter Banks for our anniversary. The room was ok. And I mean just ok. We had read the reviews and understood that it was across the street from the beach which was ok considering the price. And you definitely get what you pay for. It's an older hotel which I usually love! I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Our family had a great time!!! Loved it.... Nice pool.... Place to cook out on the grill with picnic tables!!!! Easy access to the beach a great family atmosphere!!! We can't wait to go back in a few weeks. We live a few counties over but love to play tourist once in a while!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I had an excellent stay at the Tarheel motel. My family will be back! Great price great stay great staff! Staff was very attentive and friendly. Treated our family like we were part of theirs. Can't wait to visit again next year!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

It's older, but has more charm than the commercialized places mostly seen here. The staff is great, really friendly. Love the pool, it's great for kids! Clean rooms, no bugs! It's more affordable than most places too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Clean, great staff, nice pool area, affordable prices. A great place to stay with kids. We were impressed with the vintage style. Great lighting outside. Easy beach access an a pool as well. We really enjoyed our week spent at the tarheel motel.

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