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Islander Inn

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57 West First Street, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I always start out by stating that my ratings for hotel are global based across all categories. With that understanding, this is a solid 3. Right on the beach, ocean view rooms have balcony directly out to beach and ocean. Rooms are a little in need of some upkeep, but everything was clean and functional. Beds were a little soft,... More 

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Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel has 7 buildings all adjoined by walkways so you use the one elevator. This did not bother us as we were in the main building. It was basically quiet but we stayed during the week. Doors started slamming around 7am. The balconies were a nice size compared to some we've seen. Plenty of room for two chairs and... More 

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time to OIB and at the Islander Inn. I guess I'm still overwhelmed by my weeks stay at the Islander Inn, and for me it wasn't all that great. Here are some of my observations during my stay: - no signs as you travel up the stairs to identify that the plain white door leads to... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I tried to think of a better way to describe it but the Islander Inn can best be described as second class. It is rough around the edges. The room is a standard room but has some problems. The carpet stops short of the walls in places leaving the underfloor exposed. The bed was just so so. We had a... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a few days before our family vacation in n, Myrtle Beach. Probably our fourth stay. Always a good experience. Breakfast is included. Pool and beach. Beach is wide and in natural state. Could use some regular cleaning. No lifeguards, which is why we don't bring our grandchildren here.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to hear some waves, sit outside on a little patio, be sure to ask for ocean front otherwise you will overlook a sand parking lot and barely know you are at the beach. Air conditioning worked well. Room was clean. Continental breakfast is not bad. Ice machine is only in the main building.

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Morristown, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for the best place for a 3 day getaway and we found it at Islander Inn. The desk staff were extremely friendly, maid service was excellent, and the view was outstanding. The breakfast, though limited, was all you really needed and it comes with the room. The pools were clean and the tiki bar provided a refreshing... More 

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theIslanderInn, General Manager at Islander Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We are so pleased that you have enjoyed your stay with us at the Islander Inn and sincerely value customers such as yourself.We are happy to hear that your experience was a wonderful one. Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on our behalf. Your kind words about our property and staff... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second stay at the Islander Inn. It is hard to beat the value at a hotel right on the beach. We had an oceanfront room (there are also sound view rooms which I believe are slightly less expensive) which all have balconies. Check in was quick and smooth. The room was clean, refrigerator was cold and room... More 

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theIslanderInn, General Manager at Islander Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We are so pleased that you have enjoyed your stay with us at the Islander Inn and sincerely value customers such as yourself.We are also happy to hear that you enjoyed the view of our wonderfull beach from your balcony. Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on our behalf. Your kind... More 

Columbia, South Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I stayed here with my family. The room had a musty moldy smell. The maid hardly wanted to give me clean towels. There is one elevator next to the office. If you don't walk over 7 building to elevator You had to walk up 40 step staircase. There is no AC in hallways or the elevator. The location was nice.... More 

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theIslanderInn, General Manager at Islander Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are very unhappy to hear that your stay was not what you expected it to be. We can assure you that all of our rooms are kept very clean and that there is no mold in any of our rooms. We do only have 1 elevator in our main building and do apologize if that was inconvenience... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We booked at the Islander Inn because we wanted a ocean front hotel and it was within a five minute walk to the restaurant area of town. We had a street side room because all the ocean front rooms were already booked but not really a big deal. All of the hotel staff was very friendly and helpful! Nice breakfast... More 

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theIslanderInn, General Manager at Islander Inn, responded to this review

We greatly value guests such as yourselves and are very grateful that you took the time to write a review. I will be sure to pass on your kind words about how our housekeepers do a great job, they really do take pride in what they do. Again thank you. Your kind words about the Islander Inn are very much... More 

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