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Shell Island Resort

3.5 of 5 2700 North Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rome, Georgia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

We have stayed in two different rooms - both very nice and well appointed. TV in living room and bedroom. Bath and a half. Comfy furniture - love the bed pillows!! The balcony is a bit small but the view is simply incredible. You cannot ask for a better view! First timers - ask to see the room before you... More 

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Leland, North Carolina
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

First let me say that if your are expecting a resort experience forget about it!! However if you are looking for a room with a killer view of the Atlantic beach front you get it here! Our room was on the 9th floor and the views of the beach/dunes, Atlantic Ocean and an awe sum thunder storm was spectacular. I... More 

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23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

We've stayed here many times and really like it, but have found out, you gotta know what room you're getting. Pros: Great location, very nice common areas, clean pools and facilities, friendly staff, kitchenettes, great oceanfront views. Cons: Rooms can be great or can be kinda spent. Depending on the room you get, they are very different in decor, location... More 

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Wake Forest, North Carolina, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

I checked into the hotel with my mother and 2 children for a beach get away in late September. The room itself was a bit small but it was able to accommodate us. There are 2 bathrooms with one containing a shower bath/combo. There is a nice living room area with a tv and then a sink or kitchentte area... More 

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Walt Disney World, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

AWESOME, OUTSTANDING....... Beautiful clean rooms, all ocean facing - breathtaking views on a private beach. Kudos to Meredith for helping us plan the event - it was outstanding. Kudos to George our lead host for the evening. Nothing was too much for him. We all had a great time and the service was 5 star.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012 via mobile

My husband had a convention here, I decided since we got a group rate to bring our kids. I was very satisfied with our room, the service and the friendliness off all the staff. We were there on a sold out weekend, 2 weddings, a convention, and a college swim team- at no time was parking an issue, the pool,... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

We stayed there the first week in August, and the beach was fantastic. Umbrella rental is well worth the $20 for the day, as the sun is brutal; even with SPF 50 hats and umbrella, you'll get a dark tan just from the occasional swim or walk down the beach. (The college kids who set up beach sites worked really... More 

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Sudbury, MA
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

We just finished a week-long stay at Shell Island and miss it already! We come every year and have always enjoyed the opportunity to relax here, for which this property is ideal. The location at the north end of the beach is perfect and this is one of the great walking beaches. We usually come in July or August and... More 

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Apex, North Carolina
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

We had a wonderful 2-day stay and loved it. Location is ideal, the beach is like a postcard. Our room was clean and had everything we expected. Loved that we found two beach chairs and an umbrella already set up on the beach (nice!). Hot tub and pool were delightful. The staff especially George who greeted us and brought our... More 

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Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

I could not have asked for a better place to spend my vacation! We pulled up to the resort and knew we'd made the right choice! We'd stopped by a couple of other hotels there on the beach to check prices - 1 we didn't even go in because it was looking rough, the other 1 the prices were quite... More 

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Address: 2700 North Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
Location: United States > North Carolina > Wrightsville Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shell Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
Shell Island Oceanfront Hotel
Shell Island Oceanfront Resort
Wrightsville Beach Shell Island Resort
Shell Island Resort Nc
Shell Island North Carolina
Shell Island Hotel
Shell Island Nc
Shell Island Resort North Carolina
Shell Isl All Oceanfront Suites
Shell Is Resort Wrightsville Beach
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach

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