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Chartres, France
Reviewed January 27, 2017

A 60's motel...pine paneled rooms...best of all just steps to the ocean. You can rent chairs and umbrellas which will be set up for you every day. Rooms can include a kitchenette. Very friendly and helpful staff.

1Thank 503Rose
Outer Banks, North Carolina
Reviewed January 21, 2017

Any time people visit the Outer Banks or book a hotel/motel here, especially in the annual hurricane season, they are told in advance or it is stipulated in the room description that there will be NO refunds in the event of a hurricane. Hurricanes are not within the property owners' control! "Hurricane Matthew" was NOT a hurricane when it hit...

Thank NowOnOBX-KateInNJ52
Reviewed January 19, 2017

Yes, this isn't the newest motel on the Outer Banks, but don't assume age and uncleanliness are necessarily synonymous. This motel was very clean and the staff, as usual, was very accommodating and friendly. We stayed in the off season and never heard a peep out of any of the other occupants. This is not a motel that is loaded...

Thank DPardueATC
Nanjemoy, Maryland
Reviewed October 13, 2016

So, we had a great stay at the motel until the hurricane Mathew hit the outer banks directly. I have left two messages and just attempted a third call to see about getting a refund for the two nights we were charged for but were not able to stay due to power outage. I am hopeful no one else is...

Thank texandann
Reviewed October 12, 2016

This place is an old throw back motel like you would stay at when you were a kid. Very rustic ,with a great view facing the water. If you are wanting the Hilton experience this is not the place for you but if you want a place from yesteryear this place is where you should stay. When I return it...

Thank Donald W
Davenport, Iowa
Reviewed October 8, 2016

If you're looking for a high-end luxury hotel, this is not where you want to stay. However, if you want to experience the beach vibe from when you were a kid, this is your place. I've been staying at the Sea Foam since my first visit to the Outer Banks nearly 30 years ago. I arrive a day or two...

3Thank YMINIowa
Chevy Chase, Maryland
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

I had a lovely time at the Sea Foam Motel! Clean room, lovely staff and sweetest kitties living in the office. I also left my favorite pillow that I travel with in the room. Called from the road and was reassured that it would be held for me on my return. How thoughtful and kind!

Thank chkatinas
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Stay in hotels all the time, Comfort Inn's, Sleep Inn's etc. Sometimes it's nice to get away from the up to date modern style hotels and just stay some where simple and quaint. Love this hotel and would come back! Only stayed one night then went over to Comfort Inn for our 2nd night, gotta say I enjoyed being at...

Thank Rheanda L
Reviewed October 4, 2016

We chose the Sea Foam as a spur of the moment anniversary weekend getaway. We fell in love as we pulled into the parking lot. The room was perfect. It was simple and quaint but very comfortable. Every member of staff was courteous and professional during our two night stay. The beach was perfect and not crowed at all. Everything...

Thank Donnie R
Reviewed October 3, 2016

Right on the beach, great location! Clean and friendly! We had a great time and really enjoyed our stay. Loved walking out the front door the the porch with the beach right in front of it! My children enjoyed the playground and pool, as well.

Thank Elisabeth M
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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sea Foam Motel

Address: 7111 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9127
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Nags Head
Price Range: $62 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 51
Also Known As:
Sea Foam Hotel Nags Head
Sea Foam Nags Head
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“Ask for a 2nd or 3rd floor Oceanside room!”
 of 5 bubbles NowOnOBX-KateInNJ52, Jan 21, 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front on the top floor was great, ocean level there is no view to the ocean, dunes are too high to see over. Recommend 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles texandann, Oct 13, 2016 | Read review
“Stay on the second floor facing the water”
 of 5 bubbles olddw, Oct 12, 2016 | Read review
“For an ocean view room, request ocean front 2nd floor. OF 1st floor rooms views of the ocean are blocked by the protective dunes.”
 of 5 bubbles YMINIowa, Oct 8, 2016 | Read review
“Only been once, stayed on top floor to left.”
 of 5 bubbles rheandal, Oct 6, 2016 | Read review
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