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Somerset, Kentucky
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Let me start by saying I'm not a Hotel snob. My husband and I like to travel on a budget. We don't expect anything fancy and are happy as long as a place is peaceful, clean and quiet. The Sea Foam we found sadly had none of those things. The first night we where there we where awakened at 2am... More 

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Jackson, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

We went here pre-season April 18, 2016 and it was a great decision. Lot of places were open but very little traffic. Weather was good mid-60's. Read reviews on trip- advisor and decided to book this motel. If you are looking for glamour, glitz and Ritz, move on. This little motel was reasonably priced at 112.00 a night. We had... More 

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Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

I really hope maintenance gets busy at the Sea Foam ASAP. This is a historic hotel, on the National Register of Historic Places, which we feel good about supporting. But we had very low water pressure, and the water was barely warm, so a hot shower was not possible. The management offered compensation, which we appreciated, but I doubt if... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

I have been staying at the Foam for over thirty five years and it's like a second home to me. Unlike those awful mcmansions with their outrageous rents and fees, the Foam offers a great location, friendly folks, good value, and comfortable rooms reminiscent of the vacations of my childhood. In fact for me, it's like coming home. Many of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

My husband and I love this property! This property has so much character and personality, I can see why they have been operating since the 1940s. The staff is so friendly and the rooms were so clean! The beach is steps away, Jeannette's Pier is next door too :-)

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Bishop, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

I stayed at the remarkable seafoam a couple of weeks ago and it was WOW! Would definitely stay again. We had a balcony overlooking the water where we could sit, relax and chit chat to some cozy fresh sea breeze. My wife loved listening to the sound of the waves and just gazing into the skies. Something about it made... More 

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Dobson, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This Was My Husband And i Anniversary. We Wanted To Go Somewhere We Had never been So Picked Nags Head. Did ALOT Of Research On The Motels here And All Up And Down The Island.We Picked This One because Of The Old Time Beachy Look, It Reminded Me Of The Beach When I Was A Kid. We Had A King... More 

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crafton, nc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

I saw their retro sign from the road looming above the buildings at Nag's Head and headed straight over. Managed to get a room for two nights with no reservation in June (mid week). Old school paneled motel room. Not exactly modern but tons of charm. Very clean. Small bathroom, small TV, no coffee maker but did have microwave and... More 

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Raleigh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

Recently, we visited The Sea Foam with a group of 80 people on a Outer Banks adventure. Having stayed there before, I called and talked to Tracey who, along with Rose and Emmanuel, made our visit very enjoyable. They handled our group of 80 with no problem for the weekend, and we will definitely bring the group back next year!

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Norfolk
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

I've seen the Sea Foam Motel on my way to Ocracoke for many years. I always admired it's 1940's look and swore I'd stay sometime. Well....... The romance of the place quickly wears off when presented with an extremely foul, musty, moldy, urine smelling room. The television was inoperative - one big blur. The mattresses (while clean) were very uncomfortable.... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • 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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