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NorthCarolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2009

*My family stays here for every trip ! *The staff is super friendly & accomidating. *Sometimes there are large groups of us with young children. Other times just adults for romantic time alone. Either way it is the experience of a life time. *It's right on the beach and is definately the best value for your pockets !!

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West Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2009

the pros: - a pretty view of the ocean and a nice little porch with rocking chairs. It was very relaxing. - close and short walk to the beach. - a hose to spray off the sand before going into your room. - nice pools. one with a curvy slide. great for families with young children and teens. - a... More 

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Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2008

We were a little nervous before arriving at the motel because of the reviews and low prices. When we pulled up, we were pleasantly surprised by the appearance of the grounds. The lady behind the counter when we were checking in was very friendly and helpful. We stayed in an oceanfront efficiency on the third floor; the room was very... More 

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1 Thank lindric
Villa Rica, GA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2008

I was very hesitant to stay here based on some of the reviews, but once we arrived, I was pleasantly surprised. I certainly wasn't expecting a 4 star hotel, and it most definitely wasn't. Our room was an upstairs poolside room with a view of the ocean. While it wasn't ocean FRONT, we still had a pretty good view. The... More 

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Durham, NC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2008

We've been to Carolina Beach numerous times, and this is the first time we've stayed at the Sea Ranch. We had a beautiful private oceanfront balcony with great views. The rooms are fairly small, but adequate. As others have pointed out, the showers are on the small side; we found the lack of water pressure more concerning. Make sure you... More 

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North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2008

How can these owners sleep at night knowing they're robbing their patrons! How dare they charge such exorbitant prices for an outdated, run-down motel! The mattresses were so uncomfortable, we hardly slept the whole time we'd contracted to stay there. The carpet was filthy, one morning we had no hot water, and the bathroom/shower was too small to accommodate any... More 

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smhnc
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2008

We decided to save some money by going to a cute little motel. Here are the pros and cons of our stay: Pros: 1. Location! This is the main reason why we chose the Sea Ranch. It has a great oceanfront location. It is also next to the Grand Sands hotel which has a nice tiki bar and restaurant. We... More 

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Jenny265
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2008

We stayed at the Sea ranch in July 2007 with our crawling 7 month old and our 3 year old. Overall, our experience was pleasant. The rooms were older and the showers are definitely small, but that didn't really bother us. The things that did bother us were the extremely dirty carpet that blackened our crawler's legs and hands, and... More 

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kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2008

Our family of 15 (6 rooms) stayed here in June, 2007 for our daughter's beach wedding. This is a wonderful family-owned ocean front motel. Our daughter was married on the beach of the property. Our room was an ocean view with full kitchen. They have 2 pools and a great deck/patio for hanging out. The owner/manager Greg was so accommodating... More 

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Gloucester County, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2008

My family and I stayed at the Sea Ranch Motel in September 2007. We stayed there in September 2006, and enjoyed ourselves so much, we came back for an entire week in 2007. We love everything about this motel. We booked an oceanfront efficiency. It was the same room we booked in 2006. We could not wait to come back.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sea Ranch Motel

Address: PO Box 176, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-0176
Location: United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach
Price Range: $40 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 43
Also Known As:
Sea Ranch Hotel Carolina Beach
Sea Hotel Carolina Beach
Sea Motel Carolina Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Carolina Beach
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Carolina Beach
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