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Troy, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Nice, friendly little campground right on the beach. There are a couple of other campgrounds very close by and we rode our bikes through both of them. Ocean Waves is the least expensive of the three and I thought the nicest. They are all on the exact same beach! The family next to us has spent a month there every... More 

Thank peglegdebs
Alexandria, Virginia
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65 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Waves is the smallest of a string of campgrounds on this mostly residential stretch of beach. All RV spaces have level concrete pads separated by about 12-15 feet of grass. Several pads near the entrance have tree shade. Pads do vary in length, and several big rigs had little space left over for their extra vehicle. Many had to park... More 

Thank DOD56
Concord, North Carolina
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7 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Let me start by saying my family loves animals especially dogs! However Ocean Waves Campground really needs clear strict guidelines on the type of dogs allowed in this campground. Our camping neighbors had two large dogs that are classified as viscous! Many other campers had pit bulls, German Shepard and dobermans. Large dogs classified as viscous are often intimidating and... More 

Thank shellkellis
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We have made reservations months in advance, the place is right off the hwy and a few yards from the beach, the sites don't have much room, just enough for a few chairs and the picnic table. The bathhouses are clean and well maintained, hot showers after a night on the beach is awesome.

Thank avarn789
Newport News, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Small Campground with big service. Friendly staff. Lots and Lots of repeat customers. Easy access to the beach. Despite all the rain the campground was very neat and clean. If you are looking and a quiet friendly and relaxing campground, this is it. I strongly recommend anyone camping on Hatteras Island to give them a try. They take great pride... More 

Thank firthc2016
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Best campground on the island in my book. One of few with trees. Every site has a concrete pad , except the ocean front tent sites Very quite place. friendly staff with awesomely clean bath houses. Highly recommend !! Strict with their rules which is good. Keeps the place quite and clean.

Thank Doug W
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26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful wee gem, stayed for 3 nights and didn't want to leave. Everyone helpful and friendly. Lots of space for my toddler to play and roam. Hot showers, free laundry. Short walk to the beach and it is beautiful. Can't wait to go back.....

1 Thank Emma M
Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

My family went to this great campground when i was child in throughout the 90s. Great place home away from home. Best little campground on the Outer banks coast line. Been trying to find a place like this in. NJ but no luck. The sandy beach is walking distance from the sites

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Fairfield, Vermont
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Full time campers who found this gem 3 years ago online! The best in all...affordability, cleanliness, friendliness..you feel part of the family! Book early as it books up quickly! Closed Nov to Mar, BUT you can mail in reservation starting Jan 1...suggest you don't wait, especially if you want a specific time in summer! Off season is also busy as... More 

Thank Vic D
Tappahannock, Virginia
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526 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Narrow campground between trees and bushes that gives some protection against wind and noise. Check out the other camp sites in the vicinity and you will discover barren wasteland! Ocean Waves has great access to the beach, power, water, cable and sewer connections. This site has limited capacity so reserve early and avoid spots beside the two bath houses! Reasonable... More 

3 Thank northernneckinn
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Address: Route 12, Waves, Hatteras Island, NC
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Hatteras Island > Waves
Number of rooms: 68
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