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Tar Heel Motel

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7010 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959
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Tar Heel Motel
Ranked #11 of 12 Hotels in Nags Head
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Ladysmith, Virginia, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

My second stay.The place was built before 1960. It is in pretty good shape to be that old. Close to public parking to the beach or walk there. It is within sight of the public entrance. Close to anything you may want to see while at the Outer Banks. I had an issue with the WI-FI. That problem turned out... More 

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Middletown, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We stayed one night at this motel.. It is an Old Motel, however it was clean, and quiet. Wifi was horrible. I took the word of AAA Tour Book to find a place to stay for one night and well don't think I would stay here again.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I just want to say that the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. I had reservations for the weekend, I live 3 hrs away and they close at 9. I had some issues come up and I called and the staff stayed late and made it available for me to get my room even though I was going to be... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

A tired old style motel at first rate prices. It was clean, Service was so- so. No morning coffee, Office didn;t open until 9am. No ice in the machine in the morning. There are better opportunities in Nags Head.

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Littleton, North Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The staff was very accommodating when rooms were reserved. It is close to the beach and other activities. The pool is nice. The beds rated as one of the two worst sleeping experiences in my life. Soooo uncomfortable. The room smelled bad when we first entered but that improved with our two night stay. The linoleum in the bathroom was... More 

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Thomasville, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

My husband and I are not much on leaving reviews, but I felt like it was time with the amount that we spent on this room in Aug. I understand that no room or place to stay is perfect, but with the amount of customers that stay at these places each yr, they could afford to make it a more... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We loved this place! The staff were so friendly! Nice pool and great beach access! It is an older motel, but we really enjoyed it! We enjoy small time motels instead of the big name hotels when we visit the OBX! Will definitely stay here again!!!

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Nampa, Idaho
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

It didn't have a 3 night minimum like most places. Great access to the beach the room was okay the beds were worse then sleeping on the floor the we're very hard and uncomfortable. The customer service was friendly when it came to reserving the rooms and checking in.

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Waxhaw, North Carolina
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Good old fashion motel. A bit dated, but it was clean and cool. If you just need a place to sleep and shower this is it. I would return. The beds where pretty comfortable. For a family of four it was really reasonable.

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

Didn't know what to expect. But was pleasantly surprised. We had one of the refinished rooms and it was great! Loved that we could walk to most things. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. Pool was great! Best value!

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Address: 7010 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Nags Head
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 32
Also Known As:
Tar Heel Hotel
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Nags Head

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