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Ocean Crest Motel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The room was tiny. We had a non ocean view so I don't know if size changes with am ocean view. We had to store or beach stuff in the car each day due to lack of room, but the room was clean and comfortable enough for a beach stay. We will be staying again bc you can't beat being... More 

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Thank Brigitte H
charlotte, nc
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ocean Crest has one thing going for it---Location ! It sits right on the beach near the pier on Oak Island, which is very family oriented beach. When you arrive at the motel and check in at the office you'll be "greeted" by a couple of indifferent women behind the counter. I thought I was in New Jersey rather... More 

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1 Thank cmatt43
Indian Trail
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel was nice and clean. It was very close to the pier, which was very nice because I went to fish. Stayed for the weekend. The staff was very friendly and the room was a little small but very clean. Will stay there again.

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1 Thank jasonpR5733LK
Lincolnton, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ocean Crest was clean, convenient to the Ocean Crest Pier and Island Way restaurant, and has a helpful friendly staff. Enjoyed being on the ocean and enjoyed the pool. Had a great breakfast at the Old Bridge Diner and dinner in Southport. We will be back.

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1 Thank Sheryl L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here twice in the past. Loved the balconies and watching the pier from our room. Did not love the bed but I have a temperpudic bed at home so maybe I'm spoiled. The room was clean and the office staff are the best. Two sets of stairs was a little much for my sweet mom with arthritis but... More 

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2 Thank Sonya W
Youngstown, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this motel about 3 weeks before our trip as we decided to make a last minute trip to Oak Island. When people say there are no other motels/hotels oceanfront - they mean it! We arrived early and our room was not ready yet. We checked in pretty close to 3pm - which is what they said. We stayed... More 

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4 Thank 332Brittany
Asheboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in one of the older buildings, however the rooms have been completely renovated. New everything. Laminate flooring so no stinky wet carpets. The bed and pillows were comfy. Fresh and spotless. Our room was a standard 2 double bed non ocean view. It was quite small but fine for for the 2 of us. There was a small fridge... More 

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2 Thank Lisa S
Lenoir City, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

This was our first trip to Oak Island. We found this hotel on Google. Very reasonable, clean and great location. Nice pool and a fishing pier next door. Friendly staff and a very nice seafood restaurant next door. We were very pleased and highly recommend this place .

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3 Thank Randy F
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

This is the second time we stayed at the Ocean Crest Motel and it was lovely. The atmosphere is very nice and it is convenient to go to the beach and then lay by the pool. My room was very neat and clean. I was unable to get a room overlooking the ocean and still enjoyed my stay. The girls... More 

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Thank gigicharl0tte
Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

My friend and I decided to extend our trip to Oak Island from a friend's house a few days and the rest of our time at the Ocean Crest Motel. After explaining to the folks at the front desk that my friend is on disability and needs to be on a bottom floor, they shifted room arrangements around to accommodate... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Pool
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the beach providing a unique location on Oak Island and the area. Your choice of 3 room types at fair rates. Stay for 7-Only pay for 5 night special year round. Ask about our awesome oceanfront Townhouse that sleeps 8 persons! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Crest Motel

Address: 1417 E Beach Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465-6557
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Oak Island
Number of rooms: 62
Also Known As:
Ocean Crest Hotel Oak Island
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