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John Yancey Oceanfront Inn

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the John Yancey on memorial weekend and loved it! I stay there every summer and have never had any problems! I bring my 2 pets and the rooms are spacious. The front desk and employees are all very nice! The location is...More

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Response from edward22, Manager at John Yancey Oceanfront InnResponded 7 July 2017

Thanks for your feedback! We're glad you and your furry friends enjoyed your stay. We are happy to be pet friendly, and offer prime oceanfront rooms . We look forward to having you back again in Sept! Management

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Left I. the morning for the beach, came back to the room and surprised that housekeeping had not been by. Spoke with general manager who didn't seem to care. Motel is the worst we have stayed in since coming to the Outer Banks the past...More

1  Thank Dale S
Response from edward22, Owner at John Yancey Oceanfront InnResponded 4 July 2017

Thanks for your feedback. We pride ourselves on offering the cleanest rooms on the Outer Banks. We do hope you give us another opportunity to show you why we have been a family favorite for generations. Management

Reviewed 1 July 2017

This appears to be a nice hotel. It is on the beach, a good thing, nice walk way to the beach, although there are a couple of stairs MISSING, so you have to use the ramp. If it is dark and you FORGET the stairs...More

7  Thank Frances M
Reviewed 25 June 2017

I guess you get what you pay for. This is cheaper than some of the other oceanfront hotels in the area. We were staying for two nights with our grandson and didn't want to spend a fortune but we won't stay here again. I think...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We waited in the lobby past check in time for our room to be cleaned. Finally got a room and when we went up the beds were unmade and the housekeepers said it was dirty. The phone didn't even work for us to call the...More

1  Thank Krystle W
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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US$55 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#10 On the Beach Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$55 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#10 On the Beach Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
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ruthmarcotulli
16 July 2017|
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Response from edward22 | Property representative |
check in is at 4pm. We do allow you to use the pool/ beach access prior to check in.
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Michelle M
4 March 2017|
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We don't have any smoking rooms anymore (starting 2017). We do have some areas where you can smoke however but not in rooms.
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Nancy I
20 January 2017|
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Response from edward22 | Property representative |
Yes, we have pet friendly rooms. We have 8 oceanfront and 40 in our Main Building. The fee is $20.00 per night, per pet + tax. ($22.55). Maximum # of pets per room is 2.
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"Beach front definitely beats parking lot !"
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"Oceanfront is, in my opinion, the ONLY way to go!"
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"Ocean front rooms are available so ask if this is what you want."
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"Not sure since it was our first time staying here."
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