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Tar Heel Motel

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7010 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9124 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Golf course
Breakfast included
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night before beginning a week-long vacation at an oceanfront home nearby. So we were excited after a two-day drive to finally be in OBX and our stay and this review can be assumed to be slightly biased due to the...More

Thank GigglesandGaggles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, 11 year old daughter, and 1 year old Basset Hound stayed at the Tar Heel for 2 nights. Super easy check in and check out. We received a text message when our room was ready and getting in and out of the room...More

Thank Erin S
Reviewed August 6, 2018

we had 2 days in a row with no maid service. The person at the front desk was extremely rude and confrontational when we complained about the lack of service. The past standards of this motel have not been upheld by the new owners.

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Reviewed August 5, 2018

This place is clean. End of good review. It smells strongly of bleach. The bathroom is so tiny you are claustrophobic. It is way overpriced. The desk clerk disappeared for two hours with no replacement. We booked here because we were under the impression it...More

1  Thank marytgoodman123
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We usually rent a house in the OBX, but after an email announcement of the newly renovated property and summer specials, we decided to give it a try for a few days. Firstly, the rooms are very nice. King beds (a little too firm for...More

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Description
Kick off your shoes and relax ole' Nags Head Style at the Tar Heel Motel of the Outer Banks. Walk to the beach, enjoy our pool, grill out in our picnic area. All rooms have microwave, mini-fridge, cable tv and ...More free WiFi. The Tar Heel is in walking distance of restaurants and fishing piers as well as shopping. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Golf course
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
32
Price range
$111 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tar Heel Hotel
Location
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Nags Head
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
32
Price range
$111 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tar Heel Hotel
Location
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Nags Head
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mistymoonlight01
July 4, 2017|
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Response from TarHeel M | Property representative |
Hi Mistymoon, All of us here love pets and we all have pets, we can't bring them to work with us since we are a pet free motel. We have expressed this issue and I'm sure TripAdvisor is doing its best.
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LISA G
July 12, 2016|
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Response from TarHeel M | Property representative |
The Tar Heel Motel is not pet friendly. It is across the street from the ocean which is why it's so much cheaper. Less then a five minute walk and the motel has a beach access on the corner of its property. All rooms have... More
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Julian D
June 6, 2015|
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Response from Randy S | Reviewed this property |
About a block. MP 16.5. Easy walk.
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"All quiet area, one level. Don't care about room and wanting to spend money on OBX experience, tolerable."
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