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Becker, Minnesota
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24 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to stay right on the beachfront and not have to hassle with parking them this is an ok place to stay. The rooms were very small and needed some improvements like paint and new linens. For the price we paid for 2 nights I was disappointed in the quality of the room. the burner on the cook... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 6 days because I knew the beach was clean, beautiful, and water temperature is just right.The view from our room was exceptional. If you like privacy away from crowds, then this is a good place to be. However, having previously owned units I found the Resort to be in need of refurbishing. Carpeting needs to be replaced in... More 

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Leonia, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic!!! Indoor and outdoor pools, great staff (and so many!). Beach umbrellas, chairs and umbrellas inexpensive rentals. Great outdoor bar signature drinks. Yummy room service. Every room with a great view. Definitely would return.

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Thank KatMom419
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place!! Family oriented!! Great staff front desk ,restaurant ,ect.. Dylan/bar, Leigh/waitress.. Kenny, Kevin, Kristina and Ryan /front desk.. Bob and skyland..thank you all for your friendly service...

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Thank sabranmir
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shell Island Resort is nice place to hold a conference and George was amazing! Everyone there was very friendly and we enjoyed all the attractions around Wilmington. All rooms are ocean front and the beach was extremely clean!

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Thank Glenn C
Wilmington, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful Beach & accommodations. You couldn't ask for a better location along the North Carolina Coast George was very attentive to needs of all guests but really went the extra mile for our conference attendees. Thank You George!!!!!

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Thank Randy323201
Charlotte, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I will start by saying that I found the staff at the resort (other than the manager Kenneth) were friendly and accommodating. I don't typically write reviews, but this experience was so bad that it warranted one. This is what happened. We booked through Expedia, and the description said Premium suite and FULL kitchen. When we arrived and was unaware... More 

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1 Thank weiaw
Martinsburg, West Virginia
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a very pleasant time with my family at the resort. This is a great location if you don't want a crowded beach experience. You'll absolutely love the amount of shells you'll find. The name definitely fits. The room was a decent size but you're mainly paying for the location. The beds were too firm for me so I... More 

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Thank damonlwrght
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time attending a conference at this hotel. I was extremely impressed with the hospitality shown by the entire staff including the assistant manager, George. The beach is gorgeous and not too crowded. Rooms were clean. I hope to visit again next summer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

all things that could be said about a well run establishment can be said about shell island. from the front desk with tippin taking care of everything to gm dara to the guys out front welcoming you in, this feels like a home away from home. you need anything let us know actually means what it says here. will be... More 

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Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Yankees58, Thank you for the review. We are so glad you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Tippin and Dara will be so happy to know that you mentioned them. Come by and see us next time you are in Wrightsville! 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
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Banquet Room
  • 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: $210 - $351 (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:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#5 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
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