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    Shell Island Resort

    2700 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1699
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good28%
    • Average13%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed September 2, 2015

    Room was musty, moldy smelling. Grandson could not stay with us because moldy smell would have caused him to have an asthma attack. Housekeeper washed glass by hand that we left out after use. No dishwasher so dishes in cabinet, silverware are probably not sanitized...More

    10  Thank travelling1232015
    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded September 10, 2015

    travelling1232015, Please forgive my delay in responding to your recent review. Your comments were of great concern to us, so we requested a written course of action from all individuals that were attending to your housekeeping needs during your stay. I can assure you that...More

    Reviewed September 1, 2015

    I loved the Shell Island Resort! I went here for my mom's birthday in June 2015. We were greeted by Todd at the front desk. Todd was full of information and had a spunky personality, which was refreshing. Our room was outstanding. We stayed in...More

    Thank 327meredithm
    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded September 3, 2015

    Dear Meredith M, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review; your kind words are greatly appreciated. Please come back to see us when time permits. Our "Awesome views, drinks and food" as well as our staff will be ready for...More

    Reviewed August 31, 2015

    Great place at end of the island. Beach is large and beautiful. The only draw back is you can't walk to restaurants and the service at their restaurant was horrible the one time we went. We über end down the street to some great restaurants!!!!...More

    1  Thank yoga312014
    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded September 3, 2015

    Dear yoga312014, Thank you for taking the time to write about your "Great Beach Stay." Please accept our humble apologies for the poor service you were provided in our restaurant. We will continue in our efforts to improve upon the services provided in all areas...More

    Reviewed August 27, 2015

    We were on a family holiday and stayed here for three nights. The positives first - the location so near the beach is fantastic - to wake up to the sunrise and sound of the sea and to watch shooting stars from the balcony at...More

    9  Thank Dodgychris
    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded August 31, 2015

    Dear Dodgychris, Thank you for your review. Your honest observation is greatly appreciated. Never should a guest have to ask for their housekeeping service, nor should they have to call back because we forgot something. You have our promise that we will continue our efforts...More

    Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

    The rooms that myself and my family members stayed in were filthy. The floors looked like they hadn't been swept in months there were scuffs all over the walls the bathrooms I ended up wiping down myself the shower curtain was moldy and the bed...More

    10  Thank Erin Hunter W
    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded August 31, 2015

    Dear Erin Hunter W, On behalf of the entire staff, I want to apologize for not meeting your expectations. We put forth great effort in providing clean, comfortable accommodations and it would appear that we fell quite short in doing so for you. For that,...More

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    Amenities
    • 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)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Free Parking
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • $148 - $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 ,
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 153
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    • 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 ,
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    • Shell Island Resort North Carolina ,
    • Shell Isl All Oceanfront Suites ,
    • Shell Is Resort Wrightsville Beach
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    lisa7697
    August 26, 2017|
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    Response from Richard G | Property representative |
    Hi Lisa, Shell Island Resort is located at the very end of Wrightsville beach. With that being said, there are several restaurants and stores to enjoy in the area however the closest ones are roughly one to two miles up the... More
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    brettbambic
    July 13, 2017|
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    Response from Richard G | Property representative |
    Yes we do! We rent out chairs and umbrellas for a daily rental fee. Our chairs are $12/day, umbrellas are $18/day, and you can get a beach set which includes 2 chairs and 1 umbrella for the cost of $35/day. We also rent... More
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    Kim R
    June 9, 2017|
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    Response from Richard G | Property representative |
    Kim R, Great question! And yes, we certainly do have a beach access with a ramp for our guests with wheel chairs. It is located right next to our outdoor pool area and can also be accessed easily from our Walk Out Suites... More
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