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Surf Side Hotel

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Stilwell, Kansas
Reviewed 18 January 2016

It's been a few years since we were last at the Surf Side and if anything it was even better than our previous stay, which was fantastic. Clean, comfortable, helpful and courteous staff. We'll be back again.

Thank Metaflds
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 17 January 2016

A spontaneous weekend getaway to OBX found us at the Surf Side. Clean, attractively decorated, quiet, comfortable. Complete continental breakfast was delicious. Off-season pricing was very reasonable. We'll be back!

Thank NCRoadgeeks
Pontotoc, Mississippi
Reviewed 16 January 2016

I wrote a review of Surf Side back in 2004 and gave it an excellent rating. For many years that was a favorite getaway site for my wife and me to temporarily escape the rigors of a high pressure job. We retired to Mississippi several years ago and have not been back to the Outer Banks in over five years....

2Thank Carronade
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Very clean, large ocean view room, and great staff! We stayed in January and the off season rate is very reasonable as well! We very much enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend this hotel! Walkway right onto the beach was nice as was the indoor pool and jacuzzi!

1Thank Jessica W
Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Was at Nags Head for some business and stayed here for a few nights. Read up on the hotel and thought I'd give it a try. Overall, this was a great value even though the hotel was a bit older without any major remodeling. The hotel staff was very friendly and accommodating and my room was very clean with plenty...

Thank Bob C
Roxboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 6 January 2016

I live 5 hours from the Outer Banks so I don't get down as much as I would like. It's usually spur-of-the-moment when I need a quick getaway and these guys are typically at the top of my list for accommodations. The facilities are modern and well kept. The staff is friendly and accommodating which rubs-off on the customers and...

Thank Carl P
Reviewed 6 January 2016

This is an older hotel, but well built and extremely well maintained. The room was great, the view is excellent and the staff is outstanding. Staff was friendly, informative and anxious to help. This hotel knows that its mission is to make guests happy... a perfect example is they have notes on the various Ice Machines to please not fill...

1Thank jwalton99
Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 January 2016

I made a reservation here based upon the Trip Advisor reviews and was not disappointed. It's a family owned hotel that takes excellent care of the guests. All of the staff is polite and helpful. Very good breakfast included with many choices. The rooms are plenty big and each one has a balcony (oceanfront or oceanview). Beds are comfortable and...

Rocky Mount, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 January 2016

The ocean-front room was clean and spacious with a fantastic view. The free breakfast has been improved greatly over the past few years. As usual, the staff was friendly and helpful. The afternoon wine tasting lets guests mingle and talk with one another.

1Thank Lynn N
Mathews, Virginia
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Love the complimentary breakfast! Every item is fresh and delicious! The staff is friendly and very helpful. Everything is clean and the view is gorgeous! The pool is beautiful and so refreshing! The elevator is so convenient to the loading/unloading area!

Thank jf1107

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The BEST LOCATION, BEST VIEWS, BEST STAFF, BEST ROOMS, and the BEST VALUE! We are #1 on the Outer Banks because we know what our guests want and we strive hard to give it to them every day. Since 1984 our family owned and operated hotel has been making first time visitors long term guests with our Carolina Hospitality coupled with our exceptionally clean and well appointed rooms. We look forward to having you as our next guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surf Side Hotel

Address: 6701 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9119
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Nags Head
Price Range: $178 - $381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Surf Side Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Surfside Hotel Nags Head
Surfside Nags Head
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Nags Head
#1 Family Hotel in Nags Head
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nags Head
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“Oceanfront Suite- 3 balconies!”
chelsaed2017, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Side rooms had view up and down coast, we could see the tide rolling in easily from our 2nd floor room on the north side.”
lsprinkle2016, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Go ocean side.”
chipc168, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Tell the Staff what you like!”
bobbyh973, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Higher floor rooms have better ocean views due to the sand dunes.”
lisaingram2017, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
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