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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Anyone who has been to Wrightsville on a summer weekend day knows parking can be the longest part of the trip. We wanted to stay somewhere on the beach that included free parking and this one is the furthest down the road so to come here you have to really want to be there. Area was nice and quiet at... More 

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Hartford City, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed there 2 nights last week. The room and hotel were very nice and the staff was great. They had been hit by lightening the day before so 1 elevator was out, but that's a freak incident so no need to knock it for that. I would say $300 a night with taxes was too much but the alternatives like... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We came here for a two night getaway with our son, his wife and their toddler. Shell Island Resort was decent, but not worth the $300 per night we paid. I wouldn't technically call it a resort. This is an older, worn resort that has been somewhat remodeled. Each unit is individually owned, so therefore, each owner has picked out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We liked the convenience of having activities for each family member and friends. The kids enjoyed the pool while the adults had drinks poolside. Live music, seafood, salt air and poolside service were the perfect combination for a relaxing vacation! We will definitely be going back!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My family and I recently vacationed to Shell Island Resort. The weather was fantastic. Services such as bar and house keeping need to be addressed. The outside pool bar only had 1 worker resulting in long wait times. The house keeping was very loud pushing their carts down the hall and storing carts right out side our room everyday all... More 

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Belmont, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

For the third year in a row, we held a business conference at Shell Island. And again, we had excellent customer service from the staff. George, James, Alex, and Kym were very easy to deal with, professional, and went the extra mile to ensure our needs were met. Thank you to the staff of Shell Island for being so easy... More 

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Charlotte, NC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We would stay here again. Sunset in the waterway is gorgeous. The privacy is wonderful. My only drawbacks were the pool was super small that it didn't feel inviting once the families settled in for the day. And that the room was large which was awesome but the air condition didn't cool as cold as much as I wanted. Would... More 

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Costa Mesa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must stay for everyone !! Somewhat excluded away from the masses but close enough to everything!! Feels like you are on an island but you are not !!Cody and Tippin are exceptional!! All of the staff are very accommodating and very friendly!! The resort is on the ocean and all of the suites have balconies and it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have staying at Shell Island for years and its a wonderful place. The only thing I would change is higher grade sleeper sofas. The beach is awesome and the staff very friendly. When staying on Wrightsville Island you must eat at South Beach Grill

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rooms have great views of the beach and the resort has two pools and a hot tub. The resort also has beach umbrellas and chairs for rent. There is a volley ball net right on the beach in front of the resort. There is a restaurant on the first floor of the hotel and a small business center also on... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on the northern tip of Wrightsville Beach, Shell Island Resort is surrounded by a sprawling expanse of sand and unparalleled views of the Atlantic Ocean, Mason’s Inlet, and Figure Eight Island. This family-friendly resort and hotel boasts a front row seat to the beckoning sea and a beach that seems to stretch endlessly, making it feel like it is yours alone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shell Island Resort

Address: 2700 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1699
Location: United States > North Carolina > Wrightsville Beach
Price Range: $237 - $417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shell Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
Shell Island Oceanfront Hotel
Shell Island Oceanfront Resort
Shell Island Resort Nc
Wrightsville Beach Shell Island Resort
Shell Island North Carolina
Shell Island Hotel
Shell Island Nc
Shell Island Resort North Carolina
Shell Isl All Oceanfront Suites
Shell Is Resort Wrightsville Beach
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#5 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
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