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Shell Island Resort

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2700 North Lumina Ave, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
1 room 1 adult
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Greenville, South Carolina
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7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here on an unusually warm winter weekend in January. The kids were able to put on their suits and frolic on the beach. Even went in the water. The resort is nice and I imagine in the summer it is super fun! The indoor pool was a hit with the kids too. The beach was expansive and really nice.... More 

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Elon College, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff was very accommodating, patient, and easy-going. There was a lot to do, even during our very short 3-day trip there. Nice breakfasts, beautiful sunsets and sunrises, the stars are incredible. Also close to a nice little town with lots to do and explore there as well (Wilmington). I would like to give a shout out to my boy... More 

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Hartsville, South Carolina
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fabulous sunrises over the ocean, fabulous sunsets over the marsh. Wonderful food, thank you Alisha, Guillermo, and dining services staff! Thanks to Concierge Robert and others with help checking in and checking out. Big thanks to Kenneth at reception desk for making us feel special. Best place to relax on the Carolina coast! Highest recommendations.

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Apex, North Carolina
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this hotel for the first time in January. It is located at the northern tip of Wrightsville Beach. Amenities include indoor and outdoor pools and hot tub, fitness room and restaurant. Food at restaurant was not bad. We found the staff to be very helpful. One thing I didn't realize before our arrival is that all rooms are accessed... More 

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Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write about your recent visit here at Shell Island. Your feedback will be shared with the entire staff, and we do hope to see you again! Warm Regards, Todd Rogers Guest Service Manager More 

Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at this location several times and have been delighted by the location and rate each time. However during my last visit which was after New Year's I was given a room that appeared to be occupied. The television was on , one of the pillow was on the floor , and surprisingly I found a bra behind... More 

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Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

We do apologize for your experience upon checking in to your room. We only hope that you will take into consideration your previous positive experiences with us and you give us another opportunity. Your business is greatly appreciated, and we do hope to see you again. Warm Regards, Todd Rogers Guest Service Manager More 

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Christmas at the Shell Island Resort was wonderful: walks on the beach, writing notes for the mailbox, outstanding views from the balcony, rides on our bikes, delicious meals and highly professional service. During our stay, we thoroughly enjoyed each experience. Felisha, beginning in November when she placed several reservations on record for our planned trip, as well as Dylan, Joseph,... More 

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Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for writing such a nice review. We're glad that you enjoyed your visit with us, and we're grateful that you allowed us to be a part of your Christmas! Please come see us again when time permits. We'll be happy to see you again. Warm regards for the new year. Todd Rogers Guest Service Manager More 

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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, sister-in-law and I stayed at the shell island resort and we loved it! It had a great atmosphere and great location. People will always find something wrong with things, but shell island was perfect for us! The view was breathtaking and we loved how they had an indoor and outdoor pool. We stayed at shell island for one... More 

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Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to your return visit. If there is anything I can do to assist you please feel free to contact me directly, it would be my pleasure to speak to you. Kindest Regards, Todd Rogers Guest Service Manager (910)... More 

Rougemont, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at Shell Island Resort for the last 3 years. This year was very disappointing. I know now you have to ask for a specific room to be sure you don't get a dump. Our room was suppose to be a "Premium Room", the kitchenette included 2 hot plates and a mini fridge (not my idea of "Premium").... More 

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Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent experience with us. We wish to apologize for not meeting your expectations, and we wish you a happy and prosperous 2016. Kindest regards, Todd Rogers Guest Service Manager More 

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Stayed here over New Year's. We were traveling with a 2-year old, and Shell Island offered an indoor pool (which we hoped would help to get us through any inclement weather) and a kitchenette (which we hoped would allow us to avoid eating out for all meals). Oceanfront location at the north end of the island is great, as were... More 

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Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Your feedback is very important to us as it helps us identify areas that need improvement. Having said that, we want to apologize for the poor service provided during your stay and for the condition of your room. The appropriate departments have been made aware of your experience and the issues will be addressed. If... More 

Fayetteville, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

I hosted a group of about 50 for a weekend conference. Everyone agreed the food was great, & all the staff treated us very well. We enjoyed the close proximity to the beach and both the sunrise and the sunset rocked, I watched it from my balcony! The biggest complaint for our group was the water- it certainly had a... More 

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3 Thank Mike C
Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay overall, but we wish to apologize for your experience with the water. We will continue working with the city to find a permanent solution. Your business is important to us, and we do hope to have another opportunity to accommodate you. Kind Regards, Todd Rogers Guest Service Manager More 

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