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Darlings By The Sea

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Apex, North Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Pricing is slightly more than most but far better lodging than most on Pleasure Island. Since moving to North Carolina 26 years ago we have been coming to the beach every year and in the past ten years multiple times a year to Pleasure Island. However, we avoid the tourist season from Memorial Day to Labor Day as there are...

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Ringgold, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time visiting Kure Beach and Darlings By The Sea. The atmosphere was one of relaxations and recharging. Quiet and beautiful. Located in walking distance of anything you could need and the innkeeper was friendly and helpful!

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Ashburn, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 30th was celebrated at the beaches of NC where we stayed at Darlings by the Sea. A short four mile bike ride to the ferry, Ft. Fischer and the Aquarium, and a 20 minute drive to Wilmington, Darlings was perfectly located. Carolina State Park offered kayaking and well-maintained trails for hiking. The room was clean and comfortable. The private...

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Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time visiting Darlings By The Sea and it was wonderful! The views, the area, the suites and the service is beyond amazing. Jim's attention to detail makes you feel like you're just at home. From the spacious suites, the large bathroom, the plush carpet, daily breakfast basket, Keurig coffee makers, binoculars, robes, beach towels, beach chairs,...

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Reviewed April 9, 2017

this was our fifth visit to Darlings By The Sea. We were there during the first year they were open and have been going back every opportunity we have. The rooms are always very clean and comfortable. The breakfast is very good so we don't have to cook or get out early. We love being so close to the beach.

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Dobson, North Carolina
Reviewed March 12, 2017

I am really sad to be writing this review. My husband and I stayed here 4 years ago and absolutely LOVED IT! We work very hard, like most people, and it is pricey, but we splurged and came for a weekend getaway this year. We didn't mind paying $190 a night but expected $190 a night treatment. I came in...

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Myrtle Beach
Reviewed November 7, 2016

This was our third visit and everything was perfect! We love the spacious comfortable rooms, the Jacuzzi is relaxing for two and the total atmosphere is wonderful. The ocean view is perfect. The proprietors and staff are friendly and keep the rooms clean and comfortable. I look forward to every visit.

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Reviewed November 6, 2016

What a great facility. Jim provides a top rate experience at Darlings by the Sea. My wife and I visited for several nights to rest and recoup. We were in room #55, and enjoyed the beautiful views, the Jacuzzi, and beautiful view of the ocean. It is also near the pier for fishing, and the local restaurants. Definitely worth a...

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Salem, Virginia
Reviewed October 7, 2016

What a great place! I read the reviews before we booked & WOW!!! It is exactly what it's promised to be & MORE! No attention to detail was spared, we forgot our wine glasses, no problem! there was an opener & two wine glasses, two plates, utensils cups, glasses you name it, it was there. The carpet is not your...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed September 30, 2016

We came here for a short pre-fall get away, and it was wonderful! We will definitely be back, next time for a full week! Although it is not a B&B, the daily basket of goodies is amazing, and way more than we could possibly eat. Jim (owner) and Sabrina (fantastic staff person) were great to work with. Good recommendations for...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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 28449-4847
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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“we have stayed in 3 of the rooms and they were all fantastic”
jerryw845, Apr 9, 2017 | Read review
“Couples only, all ocean views.”
MBChemist, Nov 7, 2016 | Read review
“WE stayed in #5 Very nice!”
leisiac, Oct 7, 2016 | Read review
“Room 54 gives a nice panoramic view of beach, surf and sky”
  • Sunrise! View from our Terrace.
deborahc569, Jul 4, 2016 | Read review
“Great getaway for a couple”
conmarjo, Jun 19, 2016 | Read review
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