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    Shell Island Resort

    2700 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1699
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    Room & Suite (480)
    Pool & Beach (137)
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good28%
    • Average13%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

    Location is farthest point of island and therefore beach is quite private and quiet. Beautiful sand and clean water. Staff was nice and friendly. However it's an averagely run hotel. Our room was not ready upon check in so we had our bags held at...More

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    Response from Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded August 8, 2016

    Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. I am sorry that there were some inconsistencies with the service during your stay. Your concerns have been addressed to the proper departments so that we may continue to...More

    Reviewed July 7, 2016

    Went down to the beach for 4th of July. Checked into the hotel early and was given a parking pass so we could parking in the parking deck and spend the day on the beach. Desk clerk suggested we use one of their larger restrooms...More

    3  Thank kmarino212
    Response from Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded August 8, 2016

    kmarino212, Thank you for taking the time and leaving us a review. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us over the holiday weekend. Your suggestions have been noted and given to the proper departments so that we may improve for your next...More

    Reviewed July 7, 2016

    Overall the hotel was decent but not up to other resorts we have stayed in. Our room was fairly spacious with a walk out to the beach. Staff forgot to clean on second day but when called they were more than happy to do so....More

    4  Thank carolp157
    Response from Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded August 8, 2016

    Carolp157, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this review. We are so glad you enjoyed your time at the beach. I am sorry to hear that the mattresses in your room were not so comfortable. I'll be sure to pass that information...More

    Reviewed July 6, 2016

    This hotel is in a great location, at the north end of the island so its very secluded. The room we had (515) was very well appointed with all the kitchen equipment and amenities. The appearance of the hotel exterior and pool area needs to...More

    Thank William L
    Response from Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded August 8, 2016

    William L, Thank you so much for your review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. The staff will be so happy to know how great they were for you. I will pass on your concerns with the proper departments so...More

    Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

    Joan was the best bartender ever! She was so nice and attentive. She really made our visit so great. She made us feel at home and we can't wait to visit again. She even remembered us from our last visit which made us feel so...More

    Thank Rachael S
    Response from Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded August 8, 2016

    Rachael S, Thank you for your review! We also love Joan so much, she is the best! We'll be sure to give her a shout out for you. Come back and see us again soon!

    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • $124 - $296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
    • #5 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 153
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    • Location
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    • North Carolina >
    • Wrightsville Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Shell Island Oceanfront Hotel ,
    • Shell Island Oceanfront Resort ,
    • Wrightsville Beach Shell Island Resort ,
    • Shell Island Resort Nc ,
    • 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
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    Klaus L
    December 27, 2017|
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    Response from Grady A | Reviewed this property |
    I haven’t been there when they’ve had fireworks but I’m sure someone working there can answer!
    November 29, 2017|
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    Response from Richard G | Property representative |
    All of the rooms at Shell Island Resort are one bedroom suites. You do have the option of one king bed or two double beds when you book your suite. All of the rooms also have a separate living area with a full-size sleeper... More
    Shelley R
    October 5, 2017|
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    Response from Richard G | Property representative |
    Thank you for asking Shelley, But no, sadly we are not a pet-friendly location and do not allow pets of any kind to stay in our suites. I hope this information helps.
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