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Darlings By The Sea

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329 Atlantic Ave., P.O. Box 254, Kure Beach, NC 28449
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Goldsboro
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary and we're so glad we spent it at Darlings by the Sea! Suite was excellent, Jim's thoughtful breakfast baskets were great, and watching the sunrise from our private terrace was the icing on the cake. Did I mention sitting on the beach watching the stars come out at night in comfy beach chairs... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our second visit to this treasure by the sea. Jim thinks of everything to make the perfect stay. It's the perfect getaway for a couple. King bed, jacuzzi, balcony with a view. What more could you ask for. A basket of goodies appears filled with snacks, fruit and breakfast in the frig.

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Thank conmarjo
Fairfax County, Virginia
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay. The room was comfortable and the deck was a great, private place to share the breakfast they provided. The breakfast was thoughtfully assembled, including fresh fruit and real 1/2 and 1/2 in the refrigerator. My only complaint was that there was nobody ready to check us in when we arrived a bit... More 

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Thank harlanweller
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

This was our first time to Kure Beach and Darlings. Jim was a wonderful host. The room was fantastic and we loved the breakfast basket every day. It was a great view over looking the ocean from our private balcony. We were within walking distance to some very good restaurants. I am already planning a return there next year.

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Thank Lynn W
Chesterfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Very comfy suite, king size bed, flat-screen TV, huge jacuzzi tub and shower, quiet location. The beach view from the balcony is spectacular, and the deck and garden are just lovely. The daily baskets of goodies were great, we especially enjoyed the quiche and fresh watermelon.

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Indian Trail, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Perfect location in this quiet town makes for a wonderful retreat. My wife and I enjoyed listening to the waves on the beach from the balcony of the room. Everything in Kure Beach seems to be within walking distance, or a short bike ride from Darlings. The location is definitely hard to beat. The accommodations are excellent, and my wife... More 

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Thank Jeffsvhs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Many beach rentals show evidence of lots of usage, and reflect a relatively low standard of upkeep and improvements. Not so at Darlings! Start with a room unlike any other we've seen, add a complete package of the usual amenities plus others we've never seen before. How many places have you stayed in that provide books to read in your... More 

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Johnson City, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Each of our stays at Darlings, since it was almost new, have been wonderful. Our most recent was absolutely the best. The service and cleanliness was impeccable; the room just lovely and super comfortable. The treat basket was plentiful this year, with eggs on some days, pastries, jams, muffins, biscotti, juice, fruit and other snacks, plus plenty of coffee and... More 

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Grand Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

We would have to be looking hard to find much wrong with this spot. The view of the ocean and beach from the covered balcony is spectacular .We slept with the door opened to hear the surf. The accommodations are of comfortable good quality. The bathroom with it's 2 person jacuzzi is fun. It also has a nice kitchenette. We... More 

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Warrenville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We were looking for another spot going up the coast each year in the spring , our Low Country beach and grits tour . And on our iPad we came across this gem . It is what we like in a beach experience ; no 16th floor high rise in Myrtle … you are right on the beach on a... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Five Oceanfront Whirlpool Suites for Couples ... more   less 

Additional Information about Darlings By The Sea

Address: 329 Atlantic Ave., P.O. Box 254, Kure Beach, NC 28449
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Kure Beach
Price Range: $149 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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