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202 Goldsboro Ave, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6811
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#1 of 2 hotels in Surf City
The Island Inn is located in the heart of Surf City on beautiful Topsail Island. All rooms have microwaves, refrigerators, in-room coffee, hair dryers, and flat screen TVs and are Non-Smoking. We have a pool and are located directly across from the beach. Walk to pier, marina, shops and restaurants. There are several fishing charters and gold courses in the area. Go diving, surfing, or treasure hunting. We accept dogs of the toy breed size.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Air conditioning
Flatscreen TV
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Non-smoking rooms
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Ken F wrote a review May 2021
High Point, North Carolina157 contributions45 helpful votes
Good place to stay if you dont want all the bells and whistles and to still have money in your pocket. The rooms are clean and simple with all you need to sleep and go to the beach, Located near the center of town you can walk to the beach, stores, or your choice of night life and dining. There is a pool on site for the children and chairs to hang out and read a book. Worth the stop. Not too many of you so I can still get a reservation!!
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Date of stay: May 2021
Mandy P wrote a review Apr 2021
2 contributions4 helpful votes
This was the second time we’ve stayed at Island Inn and will be staying again and again! Very clean, close to beach and just an overall great place to stay! I was asked about what time we’d be arriving on the day of our stay and our room was ready when we got there, no waiting around for the room to be ready to unpack the car!!!! Definitely recommend!
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
Mrfixit54 wrote a review Oct 2020
Raleigh11 contributions16 helpful votes
We needed to escape from Raleigh to any nearby beach. We booked one night here, and after a night's stay, decided to book another night. We'd booked a first-floor room, but my wife decided it was too dark and asked for upstairs. 30 minutes later, we were in a second-story room with better light. Our room was ridiculously clean, better than many of the bigs we've stayed in. Not a fingerprint, hair or grain of sand evident, and no 'old building smell'. The staff are all family and friends, and they're fabulous. Ask them anything about the island- where to eat, stuff to do/see, and they're on it like a best friend would be. The beach is a minute's walk away over the dune-steps. The pool is tiny but super clean. Don't forget to buy a hotel t-shirt before you go.... Brian will do ya a deal. ;) Go eat at Sears Landing- it'll blow you away!
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Date of stay: October 2020
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Room Tip: Upstairs rooms have better light. We stayed in 8.
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Tammy C wrote a review Aug 2020
7 contributions6 helpful votes
Convenient location. Right across from beach access. Lots of dining and shopping within walking distance. Reasonable prices. Clean rooms. Rocking chairs and benches readily available. Pool was not that big, but it was clean.
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Date of stay: July 2020
Brenda wrote a review Oct 2019
Johnstown, Pennsylvania282 contributions3 helpful votes
Our group of 5 had the opportunity to stay at the Island Inn for 2 nights in June, 2019. We all agreed that we would stay again. Personalized service, comfortable room and just steps from the beach. We walked into town and got takeout from Shaka Taco and brought it back and had dinner at the picnic tables. Rooms were very clean and had everything we needed for our stay. Thanks so much.
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Date of stay: June 2019
Room Tip: The room on the bottom floor was larger than the other 2 we stayed in.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Island Inn
Which popular attractions are close to Island Inn?
Nearby attractions include Topsail Island Trading Company (0.1 miles), Topsail Island Popcorn Factory (0.08 miles), and The Peak Tap Room (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Island Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Island Inn?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
Is parking available at Island Inn?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Island Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include Shaka Taco, The Daily Grind Coffee, Donuts & Ice Cream, and New York Corner Deli.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Island Inn?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are pets allowed at Island Inn?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.