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William and Garland Motel

Highway 58, Salter Path, NC 28575
William and Garland Motel
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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East Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best place to stay, hands down. We were only booked to stay one night while in NC shopping for houses, but loved it so much we stayed 5 days. Wonderful access to the beach, clean, and friendly. Would never stay anywhere else!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small property on the ocean side of the road. We stayed in their small efficiency for a couple days to get away and fish. The room is basic but clean and the innkeepers are great. The beach is a short walk over the dunes. There are restaurants and bait right next door and across the street. Couldn't be better.

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Mebane, North Carolina
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

While we knew that this was a very basic no-frills motel we were not prepared for what appeared to be a lack of basic maintenance. The wall air conditioner was so loud you could not hear yourself think. We asked to be moved to another room (and were graciously accommodated) where the AC unit was just as loud. (The response... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

No complaints!! Knew what I was getting coming into it! Motel was a bit outdated but wonderful and helpful staff made up for it. Very clean rooms , I believe this is our new favorite vacation spot because of the price !!! Absolutely would recommend this to everyone

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New Bern, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We spent two nights at William and Garland Motel. This is a throw-back, old-fashioned, family-run, simple motel. No pool. No breakfast. Wireless internet if you sit on the owner's front porch :) Their photos online are honest -- no frills to be expected. But it is clean (if tired) and friendly. Lots of doggies around -- but NO fleas, so... More 

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Sanford NC
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

My husband & I and our 2 shelties just came back from a 1st time stay at this motel. I do not know how we missed this place for so many years but it is now our #1 place to stay at the beautiful Emerald Isle beaches. Everything and more than what you could ask for, and the folks that... More 

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Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Very nice quite place at the beach. 3 min. trail walk to beach. Can't beat the value. Rooms are small but, when at the beach why spend time in the room. Family hotel. with everything you need. Walk way to beach very nice.

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

My family and I stayed at the William & Garland Motel from 30 Aug - 3 Sep 2013. I won't waste your time so I'll tell you why you shouldn't stay here first and then tell you why you should stay here. You shouldn't stay at the W&G Motel, because the fixtures are old and outdated. This is a no... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

This is a minimal motel, but the price reflects that. Located on North Carolina's Crystal Coast, it is about 5 miles south of Atlantic Beach. This motel was built in the 50s(?) ... the proprietor said the initial price for an overnight stay was $5. Times have changed on the Crystal Coast and it is hard to find a place... More 

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Ehrhardt, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

This was our first stay at William & Garland.This is a great place to get away from everyday worries and relax. William & Peggy are great people and treated us like family. You don't find people like this very often anymore. Had a great time. Several good restaurants and a fresh seafood market within easy walking distance. Will definately go... More 

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