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John Yancey Oceanfront Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I was going to stay at the hotel which was listed as pet friendly and didn't say anything about a fee. I expressed to the hotel clerk my dissatisfaction with this but said I'd sign the form and work it out with the booking agent. When I went to the room, I left my dog in the car as I...

3Thank Jennifer M
Marion, VA, United States
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I've stayed at the John Yancey twice now. The location of the hotel and the price has attracted us, but my husband and I decided we will never stay again. The room is damp, smells mildew-y, is very small, and the bathroom awful. The bathroom is poorly maintained, and is very tiny. A pipe burst while we were staying the...

1Thank Nicole F
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We came for a long weekend off season,in February. They are pet friendly, a big plus for us. The staff was efficient and friendly. The room was oceanfront and pretty nice. The bed was very comfortable and the place was clean. Great view of the ocean. Overall, we have no complaints and would recommend to anyone.

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Rooms were nice, could use some renovations, front desk staff very helpful, 24hr coffee.free breakfast is ok. Oceanfront rooms in main building are the best, you can just walk out onto the beach! Overall good.

Thank Anthony R
Biloxi, Mississippi
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I chose this place for its location and the fact that it accepts dogs. Beach was easy-access from *all* of the rooms (most do not face the ocean). The room I had was... efficient. Most of the things I prefer in a hotel room were there, and well organized to maximize space usage. Which freed up space next to the...

Thank HughMcAloon
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Not only did the staff argue with Trip Advisor at 11:45 pm when I arrived, especially when the Trip Advisor clerk told the fellow, Josh, they show a charge of one night's advance booking. He also proceeded to make a big deal of saying that the General Manager would contact me while the one's night charges were pending. Nobody contacted...

1Thank Dia R
Rocky Mount, North Carolina
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Checked in room 325 on12/15/16..........asked to see a waterfront room in the 4 story Four Seasons building. Really impressive to us.......room smelled clean, looked clean, bath was void of mold and the bed mattresses were comfy and appeared to be new. Checked for bedbugs....none found. Back at the check-in desk, Michele (?) was extremely nice and actually seemed to appreciate...

1Thank Fireguy1
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We stayed here for one night in August. The hotel is not fancy but it is on the beach. It was better than what I expected based upon previous reviews. If you are looking for beach motel for a family at a reasonable rate than you will be okay - if you are looking for a resort then you will...

2Thank NC_daytrippin
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I stayed there 3-4 nights because we R homeless right now staying place to place and I'm not asking for no hand out well in the meantime while we're staying there my car I have to get it towed so I had to call somebody to come get us well check out is at 11 and and...

Thank June M
Grassy Creek, North Carolina
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We were here from Dec.3-6, for work . . our room was 111, off to the side of the pool and being Dec. there was hardly anyone here but we were satisfied with our room which was really big , the beds not the greatest but not the worse either. The guy at check in was very nice. We were...

Thank Pamela H

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceanfront motel in the heart of the Outer Banks, NC. Outdoor pool, dune deck, rooms with balconies, FREE breakfast, FREE Wi-Fi, and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about John Yancey Oceanfront Inn

Address: 2009 S Virginia Dare Trl, MP 10, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7761
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Kill Devil Hills
Price Range: $146 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — John Yancey Oceanfront Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 107
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Also Known As:
John Yancey Oceanfront Hotel Kill Devil Hills
John Yancey Quality Inn
Quality Inn Kill Devil Hills
Kill Devil Hills Quality Inn
Hotel Style:
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
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“Choose the room on the main old building on first floor if we want free access to the beach.”
PunamJ, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“We had an ocean front room - literally right on the beach (Room 503). Lovely!!”
jeaniegreen313, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Go oceanfront, it's still affordable, and decent while being dog friendly. Sea Building was our favorite.”
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  • Dog friendly rooms/balcony, oceanfront, Sea Building.
  • Microwave, mini-fridge, coffee/coffee maker, ice bucket.
sarahtK4605NF, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for ocean view room”
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“Ocean view or ocean front great value”
savagetrips, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
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