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Castle on Silver Lake

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Bunn, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Stayed in Janes room and it was great. The breakfast in the mornings was second to none. Also the afternoon cookies were excellent as well. The inn is perfectly situated in the village and with the use of the bikes you never need your car until you are ready to...

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and of course, for staying with us at The Castle on Silver Lake. Our breakfasts are famous...and very, very good. Please come back and thanks again

Boone, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was our second time at The Castle B&B in Ocracoke - first time was for our honeymoon and this time was for our 6th anniversary. The Castle is not inexpensive, but it is an idyllic place to step out of the rat race, relax and just enjoy the peace and quiet of the harbor at Ocracoke, which is just...

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Thank you. Just what we like to hear. Your review was so good it made me want to stay at the Castle on Silver Lake myself. Please come back just as soon as you can.

Reviewed 23 September 2016

A week stay at this place, first time staying here, and read reviews before booking. Overall, the place is good, right on the water and able to put in the kayak right from our front "yard." View was fantastic and the King bed is comfortable.Screened porch is a nice addition where we spent watching sunrise/ sunset. BUT, some warnings, this...

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

First, thank you for your review, however I am a little confused and think you may have actually stayed in one of the Castle Villas, and not the Castle on Silver Lake Bed and Breakfast. Two separate entities. Each of the villas is individually owned and they are adjacent to the the B&B. The B&B is not on the water,...

North Carolina
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay in "Jeffs" room, and the staff was extremely accommodating, especially Sidra in the morning for breakfast! Make sure you ask her about her Mexican omelet. If you stay in the main house, you can go to the widows walk up top and get a beautiful view of Silver lake for the sunset. Bring wine and...

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

I have actually stayed in Jeff's Room and liked it too. I will make sure Sidra sees your review, and thanks for the nice words. "Bring wine and cheese"...that is always good advice. Thank you and please come back to stay at The Castle B&B again.

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderfully quiet place on a beautiful island. The breakfast was amazing. The employees are very friendly and try to make you feel at home. We reserved a few rooms for our adult children and ourselves. All neat and clean. Will definitely go back.

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of The Castle on Silver Lake. We appreciate it. We truly like what we do and love our B&B, and we love Ocracoke and like sharing it with others. Please come back as soon as you can. Thanks again

Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We stayed here for two nights in one of the B&B rooms. The greeting was warm and we got a quick tour of the place. The room was clean and yes a bit dark but if you adapt to that, it is fine. The walls are a bit thin but we didn't find that to be a problem. As someone...

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind and very thorough review of The Castle on Silver Lake. We read every review, and make sure our staff sees them too so we are all aware of the areas we need to improve on and of course, to let them also know that they are doing good job. "Clean", "Nice staff", "good breakfast"...all things...

New England
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Researched a place for a single night stay in Ocracoke and came up with the Castle based on reviews and the photos. We ended up in one of the "condos" behind the main building and it was clean and neat but very dark and dated. We had very little interaction with the staff...the key was left for us on the...

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Just so this is clear for people reading this... Guest is referring to the Castle Villas, which are all individually owned. They are NOT referring to the Castle Bed and Breakfast. I am sorry that the condo you rented was not to your liking...if you would let me know which unit it was I would be happy to pass on...

Sanford, North Carolina
Reviewed 29 May 2016

So just having a family wedding, I knew that we needed some R&R, and the Castle was perfect. We stayed at the Net House (downstairs) and while we didn't get to enjoy the B&B breakfast, our porch was right at the dock. WOW. There's nothing like a couple of coffee sitting in a screened porch, hearing the fish jump. The...

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Best wishes to the happy couple and thank you for your review of The Castle Villas on Ocracoke Island. I will pass on your compliments to housekeeping and the front desk staff. Come back when you have more time and you can take advantage of the pool. Thank you.

Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Totally delightful visit. Very clean, super friendly people and charming atmosphere. A bit chilly at night with the air conditioner but other than that perfect! Rent a golf cart cart and explore the island.....so much fun!

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oldobxer, Public Relations Manager at Castle on Silver Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for your review here, we appreciate it. Always nice to hear that our guest had a good experience. And yes, a golf cart is the perfect way to get around Ocracoke. Thanks again

raleigh
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

We needed a room for 2 nights at the last minute. They put us in a one bedroom condo with a discount and for the next night moved us into the actual house part. Both rooms were exceptional and the service was wonderful. They make you feel very welcome and apart of the island. The breakfast was delicious and unique....

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I am glad we were able to accommodate you and thank you for your post. We appreciate every guest and do our best to make them feel welcome. Please do come back just as soon as you can.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax in comfortable, non-smoking rooms in this three-story inn. The rooms are tastefully decorated with antiques and each room has its own private bathroom. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, pool house with sauna & steam shower, a computer with Internet access in the lobby &wireless Internet access on the property. Enjoy a full buffet breakfast each morning. "Captains" enjoy complimentary dockage at the Castle docks with power hookups and a fish cleaning station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castle on Silver Lake

Address: 155 Silver Lake Road, Ocracoke, NC 27960
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Ocracoke
Price Range: $185 - $370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
Castle On Silver Lake Hotel Ocracoke
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“All the rooms and villas are different but my guess is that top floors are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles rose's sis , 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Net house downstairs for Privacy and Quiet for couple. Upstairs for family.”
 of 5 bubbles 201anniea, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“If you want to sleep in, don't stay in Patti's room. Coffee and bacon cooking early, and the room is next to the kitchen.”
 of 5 bubbles Nancy60805, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Just tell Ronnie your needs, and she'll find the appropriate room for you. They all appear to be wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles ride105, 30 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Harbor Suite very roomy, needs more light in”
 of 5 bubbles DonnaC426, 22 Sep 2015 | Read review
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