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    Shell Island Resort

    2700 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1699
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    • Excellent42%
    • Very good28%
    • Average14%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible5%
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    “half bath” (24 reviews)
    “small balcony” (20 reviews)
    “outdoor pool” (42 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 9 November 2015

    We held our daughters wedding ceremony and reception here and family members rented rooms here as well. Leigh was the coordinator throughout the process and went out of her way to ensure we were satisfied and un-stressed about any of the details. She offered advise...More

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    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort

    Susan, Thank you for your kind words. We're glad you and your guests were so pleased with everything, and we hope to see you all again sometime in the future. On behalf of Leigh and George, thank you for putting your trust in us! Warm...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2015

    If you ever need a wedding venue, I definitely recommend Shell Island Resort. My husband and I had both our ceremony and reception in the Ocean Ballroom. The view was absolutely breathtaking. George and James were phenomenal and made everything from set-up to execution perfect....More

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    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort

    Thank you, Crystal for writing such a lovely review. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and we're glad that you were so pleased with everything. On behalf of Leigh, George and James, thank you for putting your trust in us. We hope to see...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2015

    This was our third stay and it is consistently going down hill. We had our wedding reception here five years ago and came for our anniversary last year and again this year. While our unit last year was good (newly renovated unit) the maintenance levels...More

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    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Your feedback is important to us, and we're sorry we weren't able to meet your expectations as in the past. If there's anything I can do to be of further assistance please feel free to...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

    We enjoyed our visit with y'all, especially because of our restaurant experience. Breakfast will never be the same without Dylan, who is multi talented: efficient yet funny and friendly, you feel well taken care of, , affects whole rest of day's mood! Everyone in the...More

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    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort

    Elizabeth, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Your feedback is important to us, and we'll be sure to pass your kind words along to Dylan. Kind Regards, Todd Rogers Guest Service Manager (910) 256-8696

    Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

    Dylan was hilarious and a good waiter who deserves a good review. Restaurant manager John was also a gem and everyone provided great service. Nice selection - Belgian waffles on point! Mi Casa su casa!

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    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort

    Lauren L, Thanks for your kind words. We'll be sure to pass them along to Dylan and Joseph, and we hope to see you again. Todd Rogers Guest Service Manager

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$208 - US$386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
    • #5 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
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    Jennifer V
    What is the difference between the traditional suite and the deluxe suite?
    16 April 2017|
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    Response from CJS1958 | Reviewed this property |
    Not really sure. I had a one bedroom with a bath & 1/2. It was ok. The view is fabulous. The place is really dated and needs a complete renovation. All of the units are different and individually owned. I think doing a... More
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    carolp157
    We are considering returning to Shell Island Resort this June and was wondering if any renovations to the rooms has been done. We loved everything about this place when we stayed in July except for the uncomfortable beds and old furniture. Rooms needed upgrades
    2 January 2017|
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    Response from KatMom419 | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed not much later than you. The rooms were fresh but I wouldn't call them upgraded. We stayed 5 days and were very happy. We're very picky and were satisfied
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    rhinomama
    is there a indoor pool
    19 October 2016|
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    Response from KatMom419 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. Heated. With a skylight
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    Room Tips
    "The rooms on the first floor are behind the dunes so therefore have no ocean view."
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    "Ask for a room/suite away from the elevator"
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    "All rooms are Ocean View, great location"
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    "all of the rooms have an ocean view and well appointed kitchens !"
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