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Siler City, North Carolina
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Lady who's in charge of the Motel at first was nice but then problematic. She doesn't let any visitors come visit you, she's a stalker (Very intimidating), Gives you all kinds of problems, racist, two face, etc.... I personally don't recommend people to stay there not even for a mimute. The building probably was made in the 1800s. The kitchen...

5Thank krodas1117
Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

I've been here twice and have two more weekends booked. I can afford much more pricy accommodations, but I choose this place. Not a lot of bells and whistles, no room service, no restaurant...but management is friendly, I can bring my dog, its clean/ quiet, convenient, and I love that I dont have to deal with the issues that come...

Thank Melissa B
Goldsboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Well, I'd like to first start by saying, if you are looking for all the finer things in life then perhaps you should either stay home or find another place. This is an older home that has been converted to a motel. The location is perfect and my husband and I found it on a whim when he and I...

2Thank DandB-Massey
Reviewed 14 May 2014 via mobile

Firstly, there is a reason that this place is #11 of 15 in places to stay at Carolina Beach. We arrived late in the evening due to car trouble. When my fiancé checked in he said the smell of dog feces and alcohol was strong. I personally saw the owner/manager stumble onto the front porch after he checked in. I...

6Thank Ami B
Weaverville, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 22 July 2013

My husband and I had a terrific time @ Mermaid Manor. The managers Patty & her husband were great. She always asked us when we ran into her if there was anything we needed. They did not bother you or knock on your door. We like that it is a quiet place...not a party place. Thanks Patty for a wonderful...

Thank Vicki F
Floyd, Virginia
Reviewed 15 July 2013

Ever stay at a friends place, and think, wow, they really want us to be comfortable? Well, this is it. There are ups and downs with the place, but I'm going to say that my family had a great time, we felt very comfortable. The managers were super helpful with us, but weren't intrusive at all. I saw some reviews...

Thank sparks0027
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 15 July 2013

Just finished a week of bliss on the ocean! Mermaid Manor was my capsule away from the reality of "the grind". My ocean view room allowed me to enjoy the ocean even when I wasn't outside and the rocking chair deck was large enough for me to feel like I "had my own space" even when other guests were on...

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 7 July 2013

Me and my kids had a terrible time they false advertised there are no 2 bedroom suites no stoves in the rooms the managers stayed drunk and lastly they are racist please don't waste your money please do your homework

8Thank cutelissa
Southern Pines, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 July 2013

Why anyone, who has any experience vacationing at a beach, complains about Mermaid Manor, mystifies me. Yes, it is rustic. Mermaid Manor is ocean front even though there is a sand dune--sand dunes are a component of a healthy beach. Towels, sheets, soap, toilet paper, microwave, and mini refrigerator are provided and they are clean and fresh. One guest's review...

1Thank EED5
Reviewed 24 June 2013

I rented this room for 1 night. Told the lady at the desk that it was 4 of us. We was kicked out in the middle of the night because my teenage son and his friends came to the room. I was told she didn't rent the room to them. The lady was extremely drunk and causing a ruckus. I...

7Thank Us123we

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Mermaid Manor

Address: 308 Carolina Beach Ave N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-6113
Region: United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Mermaid Manor Hotel Carolina Beach
Mermaid Manor Carolina Beach
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Ringgold, Virginia

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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Tell Tammy what you are looking for and she will hook you up with the best room to fit your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles KSD23139, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“1st floor = easiest access to beach & pool, ocean view is blocked by dunes (not a bad thing!). 2nd floor rooms = ocean view from deck.”
 of 5 bubbles cynthiap655, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
“top floor only”
 of 5 bubbles wetracing, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The top floor has Great Ocean view, bottom has easy beach access!”
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