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21 Loop Road, P.O. Box 1300, Ocracoke, NC 27960-1300
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The Cove Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 10 Ocracoke B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Raleigh, NC
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We really expected much more when we booked the Plover Suite. It was described as private but is located off the common room at the front door and the base of the stairs. I am a very sound sleeper. After a long day of beach and sun I drifted off to sleep at 10PM even with all of the noise... More

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed the Lighthouse room at The Cove for a 3 night stay in Ocracoke. Major highlights of our experience at The Cove include: --Comfortable room and bed --Awesome ceiling fan that kept us cool at night --Air conditioning kept the whole place comfortably cool, too --Extra blankets in the closet --Bathroom practically as large as our Brooklyn apartment... More

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Chester, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found ourselves loving every minute of our stay at The Cove. Sharon was always willing to help and made amazing breakfasts each morning we were there! She even woke up early to provide us with some breakfast sandwiches due to us having to leave early. The afternoon wine time is a great way for guests to interact if they... More

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We're glad you enjoyed your stay, and hope to see you again soon! More

Coventry, RI
5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cove turned out to be a perfect place to stay for our 3 day/2 night stay on Ocracoke. Our original plan was for a regular room. A last minute change of plans required us to take our 15 yr old daughter and fortunately, the first floor Plover suite was available. She ended up sleeping on the couch and everyone... More

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Tampa, Florida
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While it rained a good bit of the time we were there, everything was still lovely. It was obvious it may do that a good bit there with the extensive standing water. Room was large and nicely appointed with a great view and service was excellent thruout. We very much enjoyed the included very nice breakfast and the owners were... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice place to stay in Ocracoke. Nice room and great brekfast. Close to a small beach (about ten minutes walk) and close to the harbour, restaurants, the lighthouse etcetera. Would love to visit again.

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although the building shows some age, every room was kept immaculately clean. Other guests were friendly, too-- So if you come here, be prepared to enjoy the company of other couples at breakfast and the wine reception in the evenings!

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2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We had a nice one night getaway to the a Cove B&B. It was the Lighthouse room. Very quiet, clean, extra blankets and pillows. The afternoon wine reception was enjoyable with the other guests. The breakfast was very average. We used the bikes to ride to Springer Point. Overall a nice, relaxing stay.

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Charleston, South Carolina
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The Cove B&B was an awesome place to stay at during our trip. The hosts were fantastic, the house was very clean and up to date. The Cove offers so many complementary items such as bikes, snacks, wine and hors d'œuvre hour. The breakfast was also excellent with homemade meals, fresh fruit, coffee, tea and juice. The house is also... More

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Ridley Park, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We spent six nights at the Cove celebrating our wedding anniversary, and couldn't have been more thrilled with our travel choice. Ocracoke Island is such a hidden gem ... so charming, unfettered and laid back. The Cove was comfortable and felt like home away from home. Innkeepers Sharon and John welcomed us and did a fantastic job serving delicious breakfasts,... More

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Address: 21 Loop Road, P.O. Box 1300, Ocracoke, NC 27960-1300
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Ocracoke
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
The Cove Hotel Ocracoke
The Cove b&b

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After an hour ferry ride you'll find yourself really able to unwind. Four rooms and three suites, a scrumptious full breakfast (such as Eggs Benedict, stuffed French toast, pumpkin pancakes and others) can make lunch optional. You'll love our fig preserves, our very own figs. Our complimentary evening wine and light hors d'oeuvres reception and bikes, together with water and sunset vistas like none before will embrace you. 14 Miles of undeveloped beach, charter fishing, charming shopping or just doin' nothin' will have you coming back! See you soon? ... more   less 
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