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Nags Head, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to The Anchorage Inn. Again soon our arrival we were so warmly welcomed at the front desk. Just so friendly and answered all our questions and offered great suggestions for local offerings. This might be a bit older hotel, but always extremely clean! The porches overlooking the harbor are filled with Adirondack chairs, where guests...

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Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Anchorage Inn is typical of older motels and inns, rooms located off outside walkway. Recommend upper rooms to take advantage of great Marina view. Very convenient to ferry, golf course rentals and walking distance to couple nice places to eat . Rooms were clean and everyone in office very friendly and happy to assist you. Beds comfortable and would stay...

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived in Ocracoke with no reservations or idea of where we were going to be staying but this hotel was practically the first building we saw coming in on the ferry from Cedar Island and driving through the town. This hotel is in an excellent location, within walking distance to food, shops, historical locations, and pretty much everything in...

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Dobson, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The rooms were clean and efficient, loved sitting on the porch and had a view of the marina and the lighthouse. Met some folks that had been coming there for years. Would love to come back and stay more than one night. Staff was helpful and enjoyed that the hotel was pet friendly. The view was spectacular.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 September 2016

If you are looking for a comfortable, clean, friendly, and relaxing place to stay on Ocracoke Island, then you could not go wrong in booking a room (third or fourth floors for best views of the harbor) at the Anchorage. We have been repeat customers for many years and choose the same room every time. Though lacking in frills, the...

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North Carolina
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Room was very clean and had the view I was told to expect of Silver Lake. The pool was clean and the staff was most helpful and pleasant during our 3 days there. Muffins, Coffee and Juice are available for breakfast and there is a nice waterfront eatery owned by the Inn for lunch and sunset dining. I will be...

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Poquoson, Virginia
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Stayed here with my wife & daughter & we loved it we stayed in the Suite which was a attic that seems to have been turned into a 1 bedroom apartment but lots of space & the view was awesome.. they have coffee & muffins at 730 & it was fun to sit out on the deck & watch the...

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Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My husband and I stayed at The Anchorage Inn in early August 2016. It was a great place to stay... clean, comfortable room with lots of counter space in the bathroom! We really enjoyed sitting out on our balcony, watching the ferry boats come and go. The views of the Ocracoke Lighthouse and the sunset were gorgeous! The people at...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 21 August 2016

The hotel is definitely a no frills, clean motel that is literally right next to the marina and ferry. The pool is amazing- its literally on the dock so you have a view of the harbor the whole time you are swimming. The rooms could use an update but it goes with the no frills vibe of the island in...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The hotel has been renovated and is in good shape. It is very clean as well. Free wifi. 3rd and 4th floors provide a good view of the inlet. Only negative is there is no refrigerator in the room. It dose have a pool which most hotel here do not. While not a Hilton it is a very good place...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Anchorage Inn

Address: P.O. Box 880, Rte. 12, Ocracoke, NC 27960-0880
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Ocracoke
Price Range: $100 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 37
Also Known As:
The Anchorage Hotel Ocracoke
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“Get room on top floor to get better view and away from dogs on lower level.”
 of 5 bubbles c0de7777, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“elevator is available; two suites at top of hotel”
 of 5 bubbles amysD35EP, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rent a golf cart from across the street best way to see the island”
  • view of the harbor
 of 5 bubbles yorkhavenmarina, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 4th floor have the best view!”
 of 5 bubbles 18elaineh, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms pretty much face the water- ours did not have a water view per se but you could kind of see it anyway from one viewpoint.”
 of 5 bubbles lawa306, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
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