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Charlotte, North Carolina
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a luxury resort by any stretch but it is clean and comfortable and located just one block from the ocean. It is an older motel, but the kitchen amenities are good and the pool was very refreshing - my kids loved the slide =) The shower is TINY!!! but the beds were very comfortable and the staff... More 

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed at this motel several times over the last twenty years. Tia was our first time with the new owners. Upgrades have been made of flat screen tvs. Increased picnic tables, ice machine. Quiet, friendly, multiple types of rooms to choose from, swimming pool, extra parking in the side. A great place for families and couples. Walking distance... More 

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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

This motel is decades old, but the staff is very friendly and helpful. After talking to some people who stay here often, I understand it's been purchased recently. Apparently the new owners are making changes to try to improve a motel that was outdated and run down, including adding microwaves in every room, updating the fridges, adding umbrellas to the... More 

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Thank JD P
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

The rooms are clean. You have a small kitchen (fridge, stove,microwave, along with pots pans, dishes). The shower is small but it works. My three boys enjoyed the pool which also had a slide, plenty of seating along with umbrellas, the pool started off at 3ft and went up to 6 ft, so all three of my kids could enjoy... More 

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Holly Springs, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

The good: The staff is by far the friendliest of any hotel or motel we have ever stayed in. You can walk to the pier or public beach access in less than a minute which makes night fishing pretty awesome. The pool has a slide for the kids and plenty of seating with umbrellas. The rooms don't have that nasty... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We spent 4 days last August at the Moran. The staff is very friendly and the house keepers were very friendly also. Great location. Best swimming pool on the island!!! The rooms are very clean. The location is perfect walking distant to the beach, stores,pier and a great seafood restaurant .

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1 Thank cathy b
Burnsville, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

My family has stayed at the Moran Motel for the last 14 years on Mothers Day weekend. From what I understand they are under new management and it has went severely down hill. From having to change rooms due to airconditioning issues to naked women swimming in the pool and getting photographed. This is no longer a family hotel. My... More 

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Iron Station, North Carolina
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

everything you NEED for a vacation! love the kitchenette! would love to stay in another room in May that has a larger bathroom! the old part of the hotel has tiny bathrooms. everything else was immaculate! loved the owners. they were very helpful! cant wait to be there in May!

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Thank rebecca5961
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Please be careful if you stay here. My family went to the beach for two nights.Saturday night we had to stay in Wilmington,no vacancies,any where else.Sunday night we moved closer to the beach.This motel was right across the street.The price was good.The staff was friendly,but the next morning my husband woke up with bug bites all over him. We thought... More 

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Summersville, West Virginia, United States
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

( The Good Stuff ) The staff is very friendly. House keeping is great. They change your sheets, vacuum, clean, everyday. I'm always worried about if a motel washes the top comforter, and they do here. Most rooms have a small kitchen. I've never seen a roach!! It is pretty convenient for not being ocean front. Hop, skip and jump... More 

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Amenities

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

Additional Information about Moran Motel

Address: PO Box 76, Kure Beach, NC 28449-0076
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Kure Beach
Price Range: $73 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Moran Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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Moran Hotel Kure Beach
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