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    The Breakwater Inn

    57896 Hwy 12, Hatteras Village, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good28%
    • Average8%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    Kitchenette
    Private Balcony
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Hatteras Island Inn Buxton
    172 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 131 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I will premise this with the fact that I have had 20+ years in hospitality and have traveled all but 7 states in 50+ years. In all that time, this is the single worst lodging facility of any kind I have ever had the displeasure...More

    Thank jfwilder
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I decided last minute to come down to Hatteras and we found this place. I'll start off by saying the employees I spoke to were nice as well as helpful. The room we stayed in had 2 queen beds and a view...More

    Thank Shanepeeze
    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    We had the King suite with 2 rooms and balcony overlooking harbor and large expanse of water. Lots of windows, 2 tvs, shower and a whirlpool tub as well as a modestly equipped kitchen--full sized stove with oven, refrigerator and small microwave. Breezy private balcony...More

    1  Thank Joseph A
    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    The room smelled a bit musty but it was clean and well appointed. The balcony/deck was spectacular and the adirondack chairs were comfortable and the perfect atmosphere. The breakfast was high quality for a continental style

    2  Thank Carrie I
    Reviewed 3 October 2016

    Wonder location, beautiful view, clean and friendly staff. The rooms overlook the water and have private decks as well. Very spacious rooms, with small refrig and microwave. Upon returning to the Island-we will stay here again!

    Thank GottatravelVirginia
    Response from breakwaterinn, Front Office Manager at The Breakwater InnResponded 4 October 2016

    Thanks for the review! We are so glad you had a good stay and look forward to seeing you again.

    Hatteras Island Inn Buxton
    172 reviews
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    The Inn on Pamlico Sound
    1,144 reviews
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$89 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • North Carolina >
    • North Carolina Coast >
    • Outer Banks >
    • Hatteras Island
    • Also Known As
    • The Breakwater Hotel Hatteras Island ,
    • Breakwater Hotel Hatteras Island
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    robcasey13
    4 October 2016|
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    Response from breakwaterinn | Property representative |
    We have 1 brick building and 1 wood building. We do not have special room rates prior to a hurricane. If there is a mandatory evacuation we will not be able to rent rooms. We strongly discourage visitors until the hurricane... More
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    freckels5068
    18 September 2016|
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    Response from breakwaterinn | Property representative |
    We have 2 grocery stores within walking distance, 1 is about a quarter of a mile and the other is a little less than a mile.
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    FleetPride1
    27 March 2015|
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    Response from breakwaterinn | Property representative |
    No we don't have an elevator. We do, however, have a dumbwaiter which can carry your luggage to your floor.
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    Room Tips
    "The best room is the room you took elsewhere. All rooms face the bay"
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    "It is worth paying the extra for the harbour view, but beware there are no elevators"
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    "Ask for a water view room."
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    "I liked the view from the 3rd floor."
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