We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Waterway Lodge

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Wrightsville Beach
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

56 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Waterway Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Showing 56: English reviews
Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 November 2011

we stayed here b/c it was pet friendly & no place on wrightsville was pet friendly. i was a little dubious of this place based on reviews. however, it was quite satisfactory; not fantastic due to bug egg casings in cobwebs in 2 ceiling corners of room & hot/cold water faucets in sink were reversed. :-) shower faucets ok. new...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank GRC0520
Colorado
Reviewed 27 September 2011

Stayed the weekend at the Waterway Lodge. It's an older building, but the room was great. It even had a small kitchen! The staff was very helpful and assisted me with a late check-in. Walked up the street for dinner and down to the beach on saturday. The walk might seem a little far- but it went fast and there...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank TrevellingDuo
West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 12 September 2011

Chose this hotel for the location near a boat ramp. Arrived late and manager arranged a room key in a lock box. Room was large and clean, but mattress was just okay. But it was a good price considering the near-waterfront location.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ICWBoater
raleigh
Reviewed 23 May 2011

Absolutely TERRIBLE!!! Went to check in and they made a "mistake" on our reservation and didn't have us in the system. We were traveling with our dog so we didn't really have many options(we arrived after driving 3 hrs)...They were able to give us a room..WITH NO AIR CONDITIONING(it was 90degrees out), the rooms refridgerator was off and the door...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank allyshean
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 June 2010

The place was dirty and the items in the room were barely functional. There was no housekeeping service to be found and when I asked the man at the front desk he was just rude and not helpful at all

 Report
Helpful?
Thank beachdude028
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 24 June 2010

Pleasant room but: Pool is immediately on a major highway No maid service - presumably because I had a cat with me No iron/ironing board as advertised No hair dryer Showerhead barely functioning Blinds had no wand to open & close the slats Snack machine out of order but no sign saying so The biggest problem with certain of the...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank natalieh576
NC
Reviewed 19 April 2010

This hotel is at a great location. Across the street is the Intracoastal Waterway which has some of the finest restaurants at Wrightsville Beach. Clean and unique rooms.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank mak2010
Grand Bend, Ontario
Reviewed 24 March 2010

My husband and I and our small dog stayed here one night on our way to Florida. But it would be just fine for a week. The large room had a fridge and microwave, and lots of cupboards. There was a full bath with a tub, but our shower didn't function. The shower head was there but the diverter knob...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank OD
Worcester, MA
Reviewed 8 July 2009

Nothing fancy, but the location was great - close to the beaches. The bonus for us was that pets were allowed. The staff was very helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable - nothing fancy, but who needs that at the beach. Must ask for hairdryer and iron (no ironing boards?) Also TV clickers were missing.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank PWDGolfers
Roanoke, VA
Reviewed 22 April 2008

Where to begin. I know people travel with their dogs, but when they bark all night, and when I call the desk all I get is a "Sorry, but there is nothing we can do" makes me very upset. Then when it does get quiet, someone decides to knock on our door saying that there is a complaint about noise....

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank FrankS35

20 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (20)
Viewed
Room/Suite (11)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (6)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Wrightsville Beach
2.8 km away
Sandpeddler Inn & Suites
Sandpeddler Inn & Suites
#6 of 9 in Wrightsville Beach
118 reviews
0.7 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach
2.6 km away
SpringHill Suites Wilmington Mayfaire
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.7 km away
Homewood Suites by Hilton Wilmington/Mayfaire
2.1 km away
Residence Inn Wilmington Landfall
2.3 km away
Blockade Runner Beach Resort
Blockade Runner Beach Resort
#1 of 9 in Wrightsville Beach
1,863 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Waterway Lodge

Address: 7246 Wrightsville Ave., Wrightsville Beach, NC
Region: United States > North Carolina > Wrightsville Beach
Price Range: $98 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 296
Also Known As:
Waterway Hotel Wrightsville Beach
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Waterway Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“BEST location”
 of 5 bubbles adriennev882, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Just call the desk and ask! They'll fit you with a kitchen, king bed, whatever you need.”
 of 5 bubbles 804danielt, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Not there there are any. We had no hot water the morning we left, as did others. No one in the front office to check with.”
 of 5 bubbles leegG5626FJ, 27 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Ask for 222 or 227!”
 of 5 bubbles 776kristens, 28 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Request one on first floor so you can park and walk in. A little noisey from the road to Wrightsville Beach, but the A/C drowns out most of the noise. We were so tired it didn't matter.”
 of 5 bubbles rejohnson, 21 May 2013 | Read review
5 of 5