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    Darlings By The Sea

    329 Atlantic Ave, Oceanfront, Kure Beach, NC 28449-4847
    +1 877-523-3041
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    Room & Suite (11)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good14%
    • Average1%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Fitness centre
    Private Balcony
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 146 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This was our third trip to Darlings by the Sea and we are looking forward to a fourth trip. Jim is very nice and very accommodating. We especially love that while we are enjoying the beach and the community in the morning, he puts breakfast...More

    Thank mcdonam3
    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I recently spent four nights (August 12-16,2017) at Darlings By The Sea at Kure Beach, North Carolina and had a wonderful stay. Host Jim Gabriel seems to have thought of everything that you could need in your suite and out. Our suite...More

    Thank outofcville
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We absolutely love going to Darlings by the sea!!! The beds are absolutely comfortable. The sheets soft. The sofa comfy. The porch is fantastic. We love the breakfast basket and robes. The bathroom is huge and roomy. They provide enough towels and items to make...More

    Thank 8kittycats
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    5 time customer! I wouldn't consider staying anywhere else. Rather than repeat the praises sung by other reviewers, I'm going to hit one point that need to be addressed. Now, these point MIGHT seem like a detraction, but I find they enrich the visit when...More

    Thank Thomas F
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Darlings by the Sea is a wonderful, oceanfront, place for couples to stay. The private balconies allow for an excellent view of Kure Beach and the Atlantic Ocean. The room was extremely clean. The amenities are great. Jim, the innkeeper, was very friendly and accommodating....More

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    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Price range
    • US$167 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • North Carolina >
    • North Carolina Coast >
    • Kure Beach
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    Room & Suite (11)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (15)
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    3.51 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
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    387 reviews
    .51 km away
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    706 reviews
    .51 km away
    Kure Beach Diner
    367 reviews
    .51 km away
    Beach House Burgers
    87 reviews
    .45 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Carolina Beach Boardwalk
    516 reviews
    3.58 km away
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    407 reviews
    3.66 km away
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    351 reviews
    .51 km away
    Ocean Front Park
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    .44 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    Kathleen F
    17 April 2017|
    Response from Jim G | Property representative |
    No I am sorry but we are not pet friendly
    Kathleen F
    17 April 2017|
    Response from Kathleen F |
    do you allow pets
    Jessica M
    30 August 2016|
    Response from JimG53 | Property representative |
    A continental breakfast basket is served to your room between 4&6 the night before.
    Room Tips
    "The natural lighting is better in one of the four standard rooms, but the "lighthouse room" has a..."
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    "This is a small hotel where all rooms are ocean front views with private balconies"
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    "#54 bed is not comfortable"
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    "We stayed in Suite 52... which we were told is the resident cats favorite room to visit."
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