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Islander Motel

7001 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959
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Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Outdated and dingy, the room smelled musty and mildewed, and the carpet spongy underfoot (I wore my flip flops fearing direct contact). Thank goodness for the powerful AC, though it was the loudest thing on the planet. Beds were sunken in the middle, bedspreads old and filthy, and everything inside and out was corroded. We spotted a few tiny ants... More 

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Thank fuga
Yorktown, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this motel! If you get the 1st floor there is a backdoor that you can just walk out of and there's the beach! It's absolutely amazing! The rooms are clean and nice and the pool is really nice as well! I would recommend this as it is cheap too!

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Gastonia, North Carolina
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193 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Easy access as you enter Nags Head. Nice motel, clean rooms. Nice staff and located right on the beach. We did not book ahead and found this as soon as we hit the local road Desk person recommended 2 great places to eat. Fantastic. Will stay here again

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Dayton OH
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Gorgeously kept grounds with picnic area, lounging swing/hammocks amongst the bougainvillea, and a darling -heated- pool! Our room with a little kitchenette was perfect, though I might bring one of those Velcro portable screens for the door so we could keep it open to better hear the surf and smell the sea. I loved sitting on the patio looking at... More 

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Indiana
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29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

This was our second trip to the Islander. It's still clean and well kept. Location is perfect. We'll stay there again. We had one issue and it was addressed within minutes. Great service. We traveled with several family members, and it worked out better than us renting a house together. All of our rooms were in a row, and we... More 

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Delaware, Ohio
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57 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

This is our second year staying here and we love it. You don't need to roundup a posse in order to afford to stay here. There is a range of room rates and the amenities meet our needs. It is an older facility, but very well maintained; and the owners, who also are the on-site managers, are friendly and attentive.

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Raleigh, NC
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60 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Want to save a few hundred bucks for a long weekend... stay here. Rooms on the small side but clean and functional. Staff is pleasant and helpful. Ocean views available and super short walk to beach. If you would rather spend time on beach and out it's perfect. However, if you like to show Facebook pic of your lavish room... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

This motel has clean comfy rooms, and a very accommodating staff.\ The environment is pleasant, the beach is very nice. Close proximity to restaurants and atractions. We had a very pleasant stay. Would come back here again !!!

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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85 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Well run, customer friendly attentive owner and right on the beach. Basic but all you need in Nags Head. Near to all Nags Head and OBX offer. Nice grounds. Walk out to the beach or sit by the pool. Clean rooms man with a view of the Ocean.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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135 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We stayed at The Islander Motel for a week last week. We had a very nice stay. The room was very clean. I noticed some reviews said the rooms are dated but I thought was a typical motel room, only cleaner! Upon checking in, a man working there offered to help us carry in our luggage. Other than hotels with... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Islander Motel

Address: 7001 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Nags Head
Price Range: $88 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Islander Hotel Nags Head
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