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Castle on Silver Lake

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155 Silver Lake Road, Ocracoke, NC 27960
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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315 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We stayed here for two nights in one of the B&B rooms. The greeting was warm and we got a quick tour of the place. The room was clean and yes a bit dark but if you adapt to that, it is fine. The walls are a bit thin but we didn't find that to be a problem. As someone... More 

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind and very thorough review of The Castle on Silver Lake. We read every review, and make sure our staff sees them too so we are all aware of the areas we need to improve on and of course, to let them also know that they are doing good job. "Clean", "Nice staff", "good breakfast"...all things... More 

New England
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22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Researched a place for a single night stay in Ocracoke and came up with the Castle based on reviews and the photos. We ended up in one of the "condos" behind the main building and it was clean and neat but very dark and dated. We had very little interaction with the staff...the key was left for us on the... More 

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Just so this is clear for people reading this... Guest is referring to the Castle Villas, which are all individually owned. They are NOT referring to the Castle Bed and Breakfast. I am sorry that the condo you rented was not to your liking...if you would let me know which unit it was I would be happy to pass on... More 

Sanford, North Carolina
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25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

So just having a family wedding, I knew that we needed some R&R, and the Castle was perfect. We stayed at the Net House (downstairs) and while we didn't get to enjoy the B&B breakfast, our porch was right at the dock. WOW. There's nothing like a couple of coffee sitting in a screened porch, hearing the fish jump. The... More 

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Best wishes to the happy couple and thank you for your review of The Castle Villas on Ocracoke Island. I will pass on your compliments to housekeeping and the front desk staff. Come back when you have more time and you can take advantage of the pool. Thank you. More 

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37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Totally delightful visit. Very clean, super friendly people and charming atmosphere. A bit chilly at night with the air conditioner but other than that perfect! Rent a golf cart cart and explore the island.....so much fun!

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for your review here, we appreciate it. Always nice to hear that our guest had a good experience. And yes, a golf cart is the perfect way to get around Ocracoke. Thanks again More 

raleigh
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

We needed a room for 2 nights at the last minute. They put us in a one bedroom condo with a discount and for the next night moved us into the actual house part. Both rooms were exceptional and the service was wonderful. They make you feel very welcome and apart of the island. The breakfast was delicious and unique.... More 

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

I am glad we were able to accommodate you and thank you for your post. We appreciate every guest and do our best to make them feel welcome. Please do come back just as soon as you can. More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

This is an awesome place to stay at. We were welcomed very warm and they firstly showed us around the lovely house. It is really old and charming. There is food and drinks (water, tee, coffee) available for free all day. Free internet and bikes are available too. Its very in the middle of everything and very calm. We really... More 

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Your review was very informative and descriptive...and nice! Thank you for taking the time to let other travelers know you had a good stay at First Colony Inn. I hope you can come back again soon. More 

Philadelphia, PA
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

We stayed in the Lighthouse Suite for our anniversary. We loved our stay there - clean, great staff and delicious breakfasts! I was a little nervous about there not being a door to lock. We did have one guest make his way through the suite to get to the roof top deck but other than that, no problems. We hope... More 

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oldobxer, Guest Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

I am happy to hear your enjoyed your time at The Castle on Silver Lake and found your room clean and comfortable. Please do come on back here just as soon, and as often, as you can and thank your for your kind review. More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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71 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

This is a great place to get away, and the rooms are nice, and the staff is great. Although is was rainy during our stay, we still had a great time shopping and laughing, with my sister, and friends. This was my second time here, and I would highly recommend.

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

We appreciate your nice review, thank you. We want every guest to feel welcome and relaxed while they are here. Please come back and thank you for your recommendation. More 

Lexington, South Carolina
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Our group of 19 cyclists had been pedaling the Outer Banks, and were fortunate enough to stay at The Castle. This is certainly one of the best B&B's I've ever stayed in. The manager, Ronnie, was so helpful and made sure we had everything we needed. We were within walking distance of most everything in "downtown" Ocracoke--restaurants, shopping, entertainment, boat... More 

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

I will make sure my co-workers read your kind review, and thank you for posting it for others to read. Word of mouth is still the best advertisement. Next time you are headed our way I hope you will stay with us at the Castle on Silver Lake again. More 

Southbury, Connecticut
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30 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

This is a unique historic property across the street from the beautiful Ocracoke Harbor. There are eleven rooms in the main house, and villas for rent next door. I recommend the main house because you can't get breakfast if you stay in the villas, and you definitely don't want to miss the breakfasts. The people who work here are truly... More 

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Our breakfast is well known and one of the reasons many people return to the Castle. I am glad to hear you enjoyed it too. Thank you for mentioning all the little extras we provide and for your kind review. We want our guests to feel welcome and comfortable while they are here and we want them to come back.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax in comfortable, non-smoking rooms in this three-story inn. The rooms are tastefully decorated with antiques and each room has its own private bathroom. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, pool house with sauna & steam shower, a computer with Internet access in the lobby &wireless Internet access on the property. Enjoy a full buffet breakfast each morning. "Captains" enjoy complimentary dockage at the Castle docks with power hookups and a fish cleaning station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castle on Silver Lake

Address: 155 Silver Lake Road, Ocracoke, NC 27960
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Ocracoke
Price Range: $139 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
Castle On Silver Lake Hotel Ocracoke
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