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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Typical Holiday Inn. It was clean. I was able to check in before 3 PM which is always appreciated! I missed the selection of pillows available in other hotels. But I did like the late breakfast! There was good access to major roads.

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Thank Sheila W
Jessica W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Morehead City, responded to this review

Sheila, Thank you for taking time to complete a review for our property. Next time you stay with us, we will be more than happy to provide you some additional pillows to maximize your comfort! The breakfast and early check in are always a big hit with our guests, I'm glad you got to enjoy them! Please come back and... More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Great location, very helpful staff,property kept up, and hotel clean. Building and rooms are beginning to show a little age, about time for them to start doing some upgrades. But overall, a good choice.

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Thank Les R
Jessica W, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Morehead City, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our hotel! I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay!! We are going to be doing some remodeling over the winter months so make sure you come back next year to check out our new look! We look forward to seeing you upon your next visit! More 

Pinehurst, NC
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54 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Located close to several local towns including Atlantic Beach, Beaufort, and Fort Macon, NC. We went to enjoy the beach following the Labor Day weekend and had a good time. Lots of local restaurant and places to visit. It's located at the intersection of two major highways which makes it easy to access.

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Thank Rolandjimmy1
Angier, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Just got here today. So far room is clean just alittle dated and has a few bad spots in wall from earlier damages done by other guest. Staff is friendly and beds are comfy. All in all a good place to stay.

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Thank Wade H
Jessica W, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Morehead City, responded to this review

Dear Wade H. Thank you so much for staying with us and writing a review about your stay! We are pleased to hear that the staff was very nice and helpful. We are glad you stayed with us and hopefully we will see you again! More 

Philadelphia Suburb
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59 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We stayed here 6 nights. Booked thru hotel dot com and received a good rate. We arrived late and just crashed from a long 10 he drive. The next morning had a nice breakfast. Btw don't know her name but the nice lady who takes care of breakfast is attentive and awesome. Hotel is generally in good shape however a... More 

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Thank psmu82
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Morehead City, responded to this review

Dear psmu82, Thank you for staying with us recently and for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. Allow me to apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced due to some of our room amenities, the noise levels, and shortfalls on our housekeeping service. Let us assure you that we want nothing more than to ensure... More 

Clarence Center, NY, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Have been staying at this hotel on a regular basis over the last 6 years. Barb does an excellent job with the breakfast. But the house keeping staff is the worst . Checked in on Sunday and room was made up but was short on towels. Monday short on towels, no bath mat. Tuesday returned to my room after working... More 

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Thank James V
HolidayInnExpSuites, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Morehead City, responded to this review

Mr. Varble, Our deepest apologies for your housekeeping issues. We have certainly addressed the issue and promise to take good care of you during your next stay. More 

Albemarle, North Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I stayed here while attending my family reunion. We arrived at 3:00 ready to check in. We walked in to a lobby full of our family members. None of our rooms were ready. Some had to wait 2 or more hours before checking in. Our room was on the 3rd floor. As soon as we got off the elevator you... More 

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Thank vanissaann
HolidayInnExpSuites, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Morehead City, responded to this review

We apologize for the inconvenience. All your concerns have been addressed with the appropriate people. More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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115 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here with a few other family members. We all had king rooms and they pretty much had the same features. The rooms were large, clean and the property seemed clean overall. Our bathroom door wouldn't shut all the way and another family member had an issue with the door handle to get out of their room. Other this... More 

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Thank allydog0606
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Morehead City, responded to this review

Dear allydog0606, Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Morehead City, NC. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We appreciate your nice comment regarding the room size and breakfast. However, we’re sorry we fell below your expectation regarding the doors. We will address... More 

Jacksonville, North Carolina
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42 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

I belong to the rewards club and I like free breakfasts so it made sense to book at this hotel. The staff are very friendly and the breakfast area was always clean. It is your average continental breakfast with pancake maker. The pillows and bed were very comfortable and I got a great night sleep every night. It does allow... More 

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1 Thank Ruth Ann E
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Morehead City, responded to this review

Dear Ruth Ann E, Thank you for staying with us and for being our IHG Rewards Club member. I am glad to know that you found our staff commendable and that you were able to get a good night sleep. However, it is regrettable that the condition of the bathroom and its amenities affected your overall satisfaction. We take comments... More 

Parkersburg, West Virginia
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Thank you so much for a wonderful stay at this HIX! Check in was easy and we were greeted with the most pleasant front desk agent. The room we stayed is was at the end of the hall on the 2nd floor and it was very clean and quiet. Super comfy beds and a large bathroom big enough for two... More 

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Thank Kaitlyn T

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Morehead City, NC, welcomes all travelers near and far. For business or leisure, we are a premier, family friendly, business minded hotel. Our Morehead City, NC hotel has small town charm in close proximity to the Crystal Coast. Attractions: Ocracoke Island, Cedar Island, Outer Banks, Ocean, Indian Beach, Harkers Island, sports fishing, golfing, Croatan National Forest, Cape Lookout Light House, Maritime Museum, Fort Macon, Midnight Rodeo, Pine Knoll Shores Aquarium, OBX fishing, Charter Fishing, Crystal Coast Atlantic Jamboree, Olympus Diving, and the Big Rock Fishing Tournament. Nearby cities: Morehead City, Swansboro, NC, Beaufort, Havelock, Ocracoke, Cedar Island, NC, Carteret County, Crystal Coast, Emerald Isle, Pine Knoll ,NC, Salter Path NC, and Harkers Island. Local businesses: Henrys, Farm Bureau, IFH, Lowes, Wal-Mart, Progress Energy, Vertex Aerospace, Big Rock Sports, Carteret General Hospital, Deli Express, Corporate Lodging, 70 West Marina, and Morehead Marine-Grady White Dealer. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Morehead City invites you to enjoy windsurfing, skiing, surfing, swimming, fishing, dolphin watching, sun, fun, food and Crystal Coast hospitality. Don t forget, we are a pet friendly hotel with easy access to the outdoor areas without disturbing our non pet guests, but are limited to the number available. $25 pet fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Morehead City

Address: 5063 Executive Dr, Morehead City, NC 28557-2507
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Morehead City
Price Range: $134 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Morehead City 2.5*
Number of rooms: 75
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“Off season is a great time to travel with lower rates.”
 of 5 bubbles Rolandjimmy1, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Morning sun shines on front of hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles psmu82, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you are in a king suite- ask for extra towels if you need more than two.”
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“Parking space is a little tight.”
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