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Drifters Reef Hotel

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

DO NOT STAY HERE ! We stayed in room 220 - apparently the sewer pipe ran down the entrance wall of this room because we heard water/sewage pouring through this pipe SO LOUD you could not sleep or drown the noise out with the t.v.-...More

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Response from driftersreef, Manager at Drifters Reef HotelResponded 19 October 2017

Hi, as we discussed on Facebook a few days ago, I have addressed the issues. We cannot change things like where the pipes are located or the room size after a facility is built. We purchased new beds this year. People's preferences on mattress firmness...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We were hoping the beach would be closer since the motel was $119 ($134 after taxes)...about a 10 minute walk. They did not provide breakfast and only enough in-room coffee for one person. No shampoo so bring your own! The walls were thin so we...More

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Response from driftersreef, Manager at Drifters Reef HotelResponded 14 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review. I am disappointed to read about your experience, as we want all our guests to have a great experience. If you had contacted the front desk regarding these issues, our front desk clerk would have provided you with...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

Location good, pool excellent, room Ok. Check-in very pleasant. a few small changes would help immensely. Febreeze the rooms. Add some amenities. only 2 small bars of soap in the bathroom. Would not cost much to add, shampoo, conditioner, plastic laundry bag, real ice bucket,...More

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Response from driftersreef, General Manager at Drifters Reef HotelResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the central location of the motel and had the opportunity to relax by the pool. We keep shampoo and soap at the front desk for our guests upon request , but we...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

We stayed at Drifters Reef, in the true spirit of Carolina Beach. They have a friendly, accommodating staff that are willing to make your stay comfortable. The rooms were clean, fresh linens and towels were at our disposal. We will definitely come back. Thank you!!

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Response from driftersreef, Manager at Drifters Reef HotelResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for the great review!! We hope that you will continue to stay with us when visiting Carolina Beach! We have off season specials this Fall for our guests. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Loved it here. Very clean huge bed, nice pool. Alot of anything you want around. Great restaurant next door. No complaints. The front desk person was amazing and had a great personality. First time in North Carolina and the hotel I choose was perfect. It...More

Thank Christie V
Response from driftersreef, Manager at Drifters Reef HotelResponded 19 October 2017

Christie, Thank-you for taking the time review our establishment & the restaurant (Lazy Pirate) next door. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you will return soon! We value our guests and appreciate your review!

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Bar/Lounge
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US$78 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$78 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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"Rooms were good and reasonably price... by the book by the boom!!"
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