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Tower Circle Motel

  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
  • Mar. 12, 2018
    “Great night in Buxton”
  • Nov. 6, 2016
    “Always great!”
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46239 Old Lighthouse Road, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
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Tower Circle is a small business operation with all 11 rooms remodeled since our purchase in 2012. Four of our rooms have a small kitchen area. We are pet friendly for an additional $7 a day fee per pet. We ...More are a few minutes walk to the beach which is great for sunbathing, swimming, fishing, surfing and other beach activities. Sit on our porch and watch the beacon of the Cape Hatteras lighthouse in the evenings. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Tower Circle Hotel Buxton
Tower Circle Motel Hatteras Island/Buxton, NC
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Hatteras Island > Buxton
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Where we usually stay was closed, so it was try some place different or make it a short day trip. We were both happy with our room. As some have said the rooms are on the smaller side compared to some places, but it is...More

2  Thank Rachel H
Response from Gayle J, Owner at Tower Circle MotelResponded March 14, 2018

Thank you so much, Rachel, for your kind words, and we are so glad you had a great day at the point! Your description and feeling about Tower Circle is exactly what we are trying to achieve. We certainly hope you will be able to...More

Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband & I have been staying here for years when just the two of us come down to the OBX. We've stayed here before the renovations were done & it was always clean. We love it more with the renovations done. The staff is...More

2  Thank Dawn H
Response from Gayle J, Owner at Tower Circle MotelResponded November 10, 2016

As always, we certainly appreciate your kind words and your patronage. We try to provide a facility that is neat and clean and are happy that you find Tower Circle suitable for your needs. Thanks again and hope you will continue to return!

Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a week with my family, it is a quiet motel, short walk down either street to two different beaches. The outside of the motel kinda shows its age but the insides are all remodeled and updated. A/c is by a window unit...More

1  Thank Kevin Z
Response from Gayle J, Owner at Tower Circle MotelResponded August 26, 2016

Thanks so much for choosing to stay with us at Tower Circle. We appreciate your comments and will reassess the a/c unit in the room you were in. We hope you will consider us if you plan a return visit. Earl and Gayle Johnson

Reviewed August 14, 2016

Clean, comfortable, and affordable - We've been going to Hatteras for decades, usually for week-long vacations with the family, but occasionally for weekend getaways at other motels. This is by far the best deal we've ever had for a weekend. The hostess was cheerful and...More

1  Thank Sidhean
Response from Gayle J, Owner at Tower Circle MotelResponded August 26, 2016

Thanks so much for visiting Tower Circle and for your comments. We aim to provide a clean, comfortable accommodation for a reasonable price and are pleased we could serve you. We feel grateful to have Nancy working with us to provide these services. She is...More

Reviewed August 18, 2015

Doesn't look like much on the outside but the rooms are newly remodeled and quite nice. Pet friendly and a quick walk to the beach. Only issues we had were the septic may need to be pumped (toilet was slow to flush) and the walls...More

1  Thank goblue821
Response from Gayle J, Owner at Tower Circle MotelResponded September 8, 2015

Thank you for your review of your stay at Tower Circle Motel. We will look into the situations you mentioned in your review. We do appreciate your staying with us and look forward to serving you again. Gayle and Earl Johnson, Proprietors

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Buttermelon M
September 5, 2014|
Response from Gayle J | Property representative |
Yes, we do allow pets for a $5 a day additional fee per pet added to the daily rental rate.
Room Tips
"Rooms on the side with the office have a great view of the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse beam at night."
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"All rooms look great. Very clean and new."
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