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Reston, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

I stayed at Sea Ranch Resort for three nights on the Christmas day. Groupon had a deal with just slightly lower rates but with hot breakfast for two. This was a good deal, didn't realize that it had included the full menu breakfast choices at Jolly Rodgers. Sea Ranch Resort has the perfect location for the winter retreat, with plenty... More 

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the Five Star review! Keep in touch for upcoming off season rates and new packages being offered! We look forward to welcoming you all back for you next visit to the Outer Banks! Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More 

Andalusia, Alabama
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

The weather was warm and a/c in't really controlled in the room. The heat was running. Other than that, this was a great off season bargain. We were ocean side and beach access is really simple. It was Christmas night and we did not have reservations. We snagged a great room just winging it.

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving your review on Trip Advisor. We are sorry you experienced the issue with the AC and understanding this was not a foreseen issue with the unexpected warm temperatures the past few weeks and I am pleased to see you were still able to enjoy the Outer Banks! We hope that you will return to the Sea... More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

Room descriptions not as marketed, no air conditioner; they knew it and shared a fan and told us to open balcony door! Temp in room 84 degrees,room filled with hungry mosquitos quickly,closed up for a miserable night. Many guests at checkout desk in am, no manager, maintenance said AC chilller broken will fix next season. Room with view of ocean-but... More 

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

First, I'd like to apologize for the maintenance issus that you experienced during your recent stay. Our front desk and maintenance was running with less than usual staff to allow for time with their families over the holidays. Both the maintenance staff and front desk was in contact with myself and the maintenance supervisor to inform the issues taking place... More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

I just spent 5 days @Sea Ranch, it is now my favorite OBX hotel; I have stayed at a lot of other hotels . The hotel/maid serve was remarkable, they were helpful, kind, knowledgeable and professional. The breakfast is great...eggs/grits & biscuits/gravy...get you going for the day. Spend the day enjoying the ocean view and local sites. The bar happy... More 

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review on your recent stay at the Sea Ranch. I will be sure to pass along all of your compliments along to the staff and restaurant. We look forward to welcoming you back for years to come! Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More 

Winston Salem, North Carolina
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16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

My sister and I took our parents to the Outer Banks and chose the Sea Ranch Resort to stay during our trip. This resort was absolutely wonderful. As everyone has mentioned before, the views are amazing. The resort is also located in the ideal location to make it a great home base for day trips. The indoor pool is wonderful... More 

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful five star review! We hope that you will return to the Sea Ranch when travels bring you back to the Outer Banks. Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

You must get the room with the ocean view. You will be right on the beach. We stayed one night so we could photograph the horses on Corolla Beach. Everyone was friendly and the room was great with all the amenities. Will definitely stay here again.

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More 

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21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

Sea Ranch Resort was GREAT!!! Our room was very spacious and comfortable overlooking the ocean. indoor heated pool was a plus; very close to the Wright Brothers Memorial and Bodie Island Lighthouse. They served a buffet for Thanksgiving meal. Thought the rate of it was a little high. We were given free breakfast, it was very good. (the only thing... More 

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review! We hope to see you again soon! Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More 

Fremont, Michigan
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Very nice property, we were only there 2 nights but we certainly weren't disappointed. We were in the OBX the 3rd week of October and it was gorgeous. The room was spotless, the pool area looked really nice even though we didn't use it. The waves came pretty much up to the building which was exactly what we wanted. The... More 

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

I am so glad to see you got a taste of fall in the Outer Banks! It's an amazing time of year! Thank you for sharing your experience With the Trip Advisor community! Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More 

Bowie, Maryland
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

The staff was friendly and very accommodating. Nearby info was provided and where to find different things around the resort were provided as well. The beach view was amazing and the water is so close! The hotel is in the perfect location and very family friendly or couple friendly. There wasn't any loud disruptions or annoying hotel neighbors. The rooms... More 

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you for such a great review of your recent stay at the Sea Ranch! We look forward to your return! Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More 

Point Pleasant, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

Oceanfront literally means oceanfront! I could drop from my balcony and land on the sand!! Fantastic staff, food and music by Scott Sechman in the Beachside Bistro. Our room was clean and well maintained. We will return.

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Sea Ranch R, General Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

I truly appreciate you taking the time to recognize the staff, restaurant and entertainment in your review! We hope to host another wonderful beach trip for you soon! Best regards, Barbara Gusler General Manager More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the recently renovated room accommodations that reflect a coastal color palette and modern room finishes that will create a relaxing and comfortable space for your stay. Convenient on-site amenities include an enclosed heated pool, new fitness center and game room, outside picnic area and grill. The Sea Ranch also welcomes you to our oceanfront restaurant, the Beachside Bistro, which offers a delightful menu with a focus on American Coastal Cuisine. Join us for in the dining room or on our deck where you can soak in the beautiful ocean view! Beachfront Resort: All rooms in the beachfront resort and oceanside lodge offer: microwaves, refrigerators, Cable TV and Internet. Oceanfront Suites: We now offer 2 BR / 2 Bath fully equipped, condo style suites. Each suite offers a full kitchen, washer & dryer and living room with a sleeper sofa! Minimum of a 3 night stay required in season. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Ranch Resort

Address: 1731 N Virginia Dare Trl, PO Box 325, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7940
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Kill Devil Hills
Price Range: $106 - $242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sea Ranch Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Sea Ranch Hotel Kill Devil Hills
Sea Hotel Kill Devil Hills
Sea Ranch Resort Outer Banks, NC - Kill Devil Hills
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
#2 Business Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
#2 Family Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
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