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Surf Side Hotel

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6701 South Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Waxhaw, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was perfect! We stayed in the oceanfront jacuzzi room. We had a full kitchen. It felt more like an apartment than a hotel room. We will definitely be staying there again! Loved the view from our balcony!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We decided about 2 weeks prior to our visit to go to OBX and, based off of reviews and pricing, we chose Surf Side Hotel. Neither of us had ever stayed here before, so we weren't sure what exactly to expect. I can honestly say that neither of us were disappointed! We arrived about an hour early for check-in, just... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our hotel of choice,at the beach. The staff are gracious and interested in your stay. Rooms are nice size and furnish new updated "beach" look. We like ocean view rooms,but you are on the beach and can see the surf from any rooms. Nice value for the $. We have been coming to Nags Head for the last... More 

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East Greenbush, NY
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent two nights at the Surf side. Room was very nice, breakfast in the morning was a plus and a happy hour in the late afternoon was a nice touch after being on the road all day. The staff at the hotel were very helpful and pleasant to deal with. Would highly recommend a stay at the surf side.... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfectly located for exploring all of the Outer Banks, the Surf Side was wonderful. Our oceanfront room was spacious and comfortable, and the rocking chairs on the balcony were perfect for enjoying sunrises and sunsets. The staff is great, and the hotel is literally steps away from the gorgeous beach and a pleasant beach walk from Jennette's Pier. Our visit... More 

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Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the weekend of our 30th wedding anniversary at this hotel last weekend. The rooms were very nice and the views were outstanding. The staff was very friendly and helpful, and their recommendations for restaurants were excellent. They have a complimentary breakfast, but we chose to sleep in instead. The room had a small refrigerator which was great for... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our stay in early April at this super-friendly, well-kept hotel. Will certainly plan another trip to this gem on the outer banks. The hard-working continental breakfast "lady" worked very hard to provide a clean, appealing array of breakfast items and made sure that our breakfast was perfect. Our oceanfront room was tastefully decorated and very clean.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights the first week of May. The hotel was clean, quiet, and in a great location. I would definitely recommend it for its proximity to the beach, we had an ocean view in our room and could go right out onto the beach. It also had a great pool area, and complimentary breakfast. I would... More 

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McLean, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quiet, quaint, no-frill family-owned hotel was a refreshing change from the large chain hotels.. Views: From the Oceanfront King room on the 4th floor of the main building, the views were fantastic. Two balconies (one in entry and other in bedroom) face north, overlook the parking lot directly below, but still have a great view of the beach. The... More 

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Gloucester, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first stay at the Surf Side Hotel but it won't be our last. Everyone was so friendly. Our room was spacious and clean with an ocean view. There was a wedding party staying there also and unfortunately one of the rooms was across from ours. We didn't say anything to management but they must have noticed it... More 

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