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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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    Traveller (27)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Pool & Beach (5)
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    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good14%
    • Average2%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “quiche” (21 reviews)
    “b b” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Fitness centre
    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 149 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I can see where the owners try to make this hotel special, however it is in desperate need of renovations. The linens and towels were clean. The bathroom was clean but the room itself is very old. I think it was to pricey for the...More

    Thank lhhrussell
    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 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This was our second visit here. It’s our new “happy place”. So relaxing and peaceful. Our room was very comfortable and spotlessly clean. Everything here is top notch. Jim is so pleasant and helpful. Love that spinach and tomato quiche! We also love our visits...More

    Thank Wayne S
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I’m not big on writing reviews but this place was wonderful. The view from our room was excellent. The innkeeper was very sweet and brought a basket loaded with goodies. The balcony was great. The bed incredibly comfortable. The bathtub was awesome! My husband and...More

    Thank KellyJ1425
    Reviewed 4 weeks 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
    Golden Sands
    438 reviews
    #2 of 19 hotels in Carolina Beach
    2.2 km
     
    Courtyard by Marriott Carolina Beach
    917 reviews
    #4 of 19 hotels in Carolina Beach
    3.5 km
     
    Blockade Runner Beach Resort
    2,265 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Wrightsville Beach
    24.4 km
     
    SeaWitch Motel
    76 reviews
    #10 of 19 hotels in Carolina Beach
    3.9 km
     
    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$164 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • North Carolina >
    • North Carolina Coast >
    • Kure Beach
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    Traveller (27)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (19)
    Bathroom (2)
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    .51 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    Kathleen F
    17 April 2017|
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    Response from Jim G | Property representative |
    No I am sorry but we are not pet friendly
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    Kathleen F
    17 April 2017|
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    Response from Kathleen F |
    do you allow pets
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    Jessica M
    30 August 2016|
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    Response from JimG53 | Property representative |
    A continental breakfast basket is served to your room between 4&6 the night before.
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    Room Tips
    "I believe all of the rooms are the same."
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    "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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