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greensboro, nc
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Stayed for 2 nights in a 2nd floor standard room facing the main parking lot and enjoyed the recent upgrades of new furniture, new AC unit, new flat panel tv, larger refrigerator and most importantly, new doors with a key card and steel handle. The old sliding doors were charming in their own way but they didn't always close completely...

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2Thank loriruth
Newport, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 July 2014

I am 37 yrs old and finally went on a vacation with my husband, mom, and dad. They have stayed there before. This is a wonderful place to go and fish off their pier as long as you want to and not worry about your room. We stayed in May. My husband, 2 daughters, and I are going back in...

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3Thank BrandinSteve710
Burlington, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 30 June 2014

The staff is great, the location is perfect, but the actual building itself needs a LOT of work. For $100 a night in a small, non-oceanfront room, I want to be able to actually wash my hair IN the shower, not having to lean over the side of the tub and use the faucet. (The shower head is approximately 5...

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2Thank Crystal M
Wise, Virginia
Reviewed 30 June 2014

We checked into room 111, the one bedroom suite, on a Saturday evening. It had been a long day and we went straight to the room...no walking to see the beach at all. My girls immediately took their shoes off and started running around the room and within 10 minutes the bottoms of their feet were black, and you could...

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4Thank mlane4
Oceanana R, Front Office Manager at Oceanana Family Motel, responded to this review

We're sorry you had such a negative experience at our motel. We have our rooms treated regularly, but occasionally a critter will escape our efforts. We apologize you saw one. According to our records, you turned in your keys and notified us you just wanted to leave, at which point you were apologized to and, according to our records, we...

Hanover Park, Illinois
Reviewed 25 June 2014

My adult daughter and I spent two nights at Oceanana, had a great time. The beach, the pool, the breakfast, the employees all were wonderful. It has a retro feel and we loved it. The bathroom could have been a little nicer but overall, the room was clean, the a/c worked great and the beds were comfortable which is the...

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1Thank edeangelo
Reviewed 24 May 2014

We had a room they call it suite - reserved for 177$ a night for 2 nights at this motel..! Room 133 - not what we expected for this price:(.We stayed at his motel before but i guess we had the standard rooms upstairs before that were clean and in better shape. So we declined the room, turned around, tried...

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4Thank Laurica1028
Oceanana R, Front Office Manager at Oceanana Family Motel, responded to this review

Laurica1028, we are so embarrassed you experienced this complete oversight on our part and we apologize profusely. Many of our rooms have recently undergone renovations and updates, but we missed the room you were booked into; the fault lies with us. The very evening you left, we closed the room for maintenance. We have already ordered replacement furniture, carpet treatment,...

Rocky Mount, North Carolina
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Great private beach and pier. Property is kept up immaculately. Very considerate staff who can't help you enough. Safe, old school, free coffee and ice. Will definitely stay again. It was my husband's birthday and a set of balloons, a bandana, and a card signed by the staff was in terms room when we arrived!

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3Thank Janestevens
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 1 April 2014

My family and I grew up going to the Oceanana and we have loved it ever since they opened! My mom grew up going there as did I and so are my kids! The rooms aren't fancy by any means but if you rent a suite you can easily sleep 5-6 in there comfortably. If you are looking for a...

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3Thank Elizabeth W
Oceanana R, Front Office Manager at Oceanana Family Motel, responded to this review

Thank you, Elizabeth! We're glad to hear you have such happy memories with us. We do not have lifeguards on our beach, the employees you saw are our Beach Services staff. Beach Services provides beach chairs and umbrellas to all of our guests, as well as take care of daily maintenance in the beach, pool, and playground areas. Rest assured,...

Nags Head, North Carolina
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Stayed at this hotel for NC Seafood Festival. Rooms were clean & neat. Not fancy, but fine with two great amenities - the Atlantic Ocean on one side and a restaurant by the name of Amos Mosquito directly across the street. People were friendly. Pier was nice to walk & they serve breakfast by the pier. I'd stay there again.

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5Thank Kathy S
Stuart, Virginia
Reviewed 20 September 2013

This motel is a little old but the rooms are clean and the location is great. My husband and son love to fish so having the pier right beside the motel was very nice. We could sit on the beach and see them on the pier. One thing I really liked was they carry your beach chair and umbrella to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oceanana Motel is a unique family destination on North Carolina's Southern Outer Banks. Featuring one of the widest private beaches on the coast, a 1,000 foot long fishing pier and a large children's playground, there is plenty to do for everyone in the family. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oceanana Family Motel

Address: 700 E Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512-5424
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Atlantic Beach
Price Range: $76 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 110
Also Known As:
Oceanana Hotel Atlantic Beach
Oceanana Resort Atlantic Beach
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“At least get a down east renovated room. I can't imagine what the others would be like.”
 of 5 bubbles scottmW9512LB, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Second floor, a lot of children on first floor...”
 of 5 bubbles taking50, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“no ocean view, floors nasty, carpet was torn and had spills all over it, tub nasty but pier house food was great”
 of 5 bubbles bem61755, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms are newly renovated.”
 of 5 bubbles 405tammyc, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the Down East Building if you like it quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles GGSTOYS, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
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