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Salisbury, North Carolina, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2013

We stayed here in oct 2013 The room was very clean. We had a second floor room.Great view TV was small but who goes to the beach to watch tv The girls that cleaned the room did a great job we had went to eat and came back the room was very clean We will stay here again

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2 Thank Sandra H
Asheboro, North Carolina, United States
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2013

We just stayed here in Aug 2013. After hours on the computer trying to find somewhere nice to stay, I ended up picking this place. It's been about 6 years since we last stayed here and I have to say, they have really remodeled this motel. It's very nice, clean and we had a ball! The pool was nice even... More 

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3 Thank TravisandJessic... C
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Room 120 and likely several others, needs to be gutted! Linoleum floor at entrance had not been cleaned in ages. Feet stuck to floor. Using a sheet of paper towel to clean up a few water drops, the white towel was blackened. Took evidence to front desk. They had floor addressed the next day - well 90% better. When inquired... More 

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Etowah, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Room smelled musty. Carpet was not clean. Housekeeping staff were nice and caring. TV was a 19" color console. There is no ice machine for guests - you get 1 free bucket of ice per stay. Otherwise you buy 10 lb bags at the office. If you need extra towels you pay $5.00. Location is good you can walk to... More 

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1 Thank 66Linda2013
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2013 via mobile

We just got home from our 1st Stay at The Sand Dunes Motel but it won't be our last !! We stayed in room 123 it is a suite and worked very well for our family . We had a bed and couch in our room also a full bath and kitchen in between. The other room had 2 beds... More 

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2 Thank Dana G
Columbus, Ohio
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2013

This place is kind of a dump. The rooms were VERY musty and smelled like smoke, even though we had a "non-smoking room". Carpets turned your socks black. Just didn't feel clean. Maybe OK for a night or two, but I think there are better options out there. Didn't get the impression that the staff cared at all. For the... More 

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2 Thank Suzy7512
Burlington, NC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2012

This is a smaller, older motel in the "family beach" town of Kure Beach, NC. Much like Kure Beach's personality, it's quiet and friendly. We like Sand Dunes and stay here often. There's not a lot of frills... but here's what we like: 1) it is a "family" motel - and we have decades of good family memories here 2)... More 

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8 Thank Ed M
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2012 via mobile

Pictures speak for themselves. No reservation so we Paid 500 for two nights and was told our "suite" had been recently renovated. Obviously not. Called the office within two minutes of entering the room and was told sorry no refunds. Wasnt there for FIVE MINUTES. Got the cell number from the office girl for the manager, but kept getting a... More 

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5 Thank Ripple72
Clendenin, West Virginia
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2012

EVEN better now they have done alot of remodeling. new refrigator in our room new carpet and tiled the bathroom floor. i have been coming to the sand dunes fof 18 years and never had a problem staying at the sand dunes motel. the house keeping is excellent and friendly. walking distance to places to eat and kure beach fishing... More 

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1 Thank sandfiddlers
Raleigh, North Carolina
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2012

The Sand dunes is right on top of the ocean & in walking distance to everything. We stay here when the smaller Motel next door is booked up. Pier, restaurants & stores all so close. Park & walk. Nice pool & staff No fancy Hotel or room service. But to families that like to fish & swim Perfect

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Sand Dunes Motel

Address: Route 421, PO Box 132, Kure Beach, NC 28449
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Kure Beach
Price Range: $93 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 39
Also Known As:
Sand Dunes Hotel Kure Beach
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“Ocean front is a must. Beautiful views of the beach. Was nice to just have the door open and listen to the waves.”
 of 5 bubbles 404carrieannec, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Great oceanfront balcony”
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“No elevator....if you can't easily climb stairs, this is not for you.”
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“3rd floor had the best view”
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“Ask for the rooms that have the newer mattresses (rm. 314)”
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