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Drifters Reef Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible33%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family and I decided to take a short last minute trip to Carolina Beach. Drifers Reef is ok for the price, the room was neat and clean. The shower had no pressure, I could not rinse the shampoo out of my hair, or get the...More

1  Thank Alicia H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Budget hotel with extremely unpleasant staff. Don't ever try to fill up two water bottles at the water station in the lobby, you will get BERATED by their staff. I made that mistake only to have the front desk woman (older, red hair) yell at...More

2  Thank gerst0230
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two of my friends and myself needed a quick "life" away so decided late Thursday nite to run to Carolina Beach (closer beach to house!) On Friday AM I thought "Yikes its a weekend in the summer better find a hotel" the ONLY one I...More

Thank Vickie H
Reviewed March 22, 2018

We stayed at this cute and colorful motel and I have to say we were greeted by the front desk clerk upon arrival and given great tips of activities going on around the island during our stay. The housekeepers were very friendly always smiling and...More

Thank John44TZ
Response from driftersreef, Manager at Drifters Reef HotelResponded March 27, 2018

Thank you for the nice review. Our hotel is family owned and operated. We treat our guests as part of the family! I hope that you will stay with us again very soon!

Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Bad room. Worst mattress ever. It was a king size bed, but the mattress sunk towards the middle of the bed, which was worn out. The room did not have any hand towels, only two bath towels. No complimentary bathing essentials, other that a old...More

2  Thank Miles R
Response from driftersreef, Owner at Drifters Reef HotelResponded March 22, 2018

Hi, Sorry to hear that you were not pleased with your current stay. I am glad that you enjoyed your other stays at our hotel. It is unfortunate that people only write reviews when they are unhappy. We take pride in our hotel and the...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$113 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$113 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Traveller (47)
Room & Suite (21)
Pool & Beach (9)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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April 3, 2015|
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Pets are welcome with 20USD deposit plus 20USD per night per pet
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"Rooms were good and reasonably price... by the book by the boom!!"
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"All of the rooms had a coffee pot, microwave and fridge. Some even had a couch and tables and chairs. I..."
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"Bottom floor rooms are easy accessible"
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