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We planned a last minute trip to the beach and were pleased to find the Tar Heel Motel a reasonable place to stay. My husband likes to stay at Hamptons, but even he was pleased with the Tar Heel. It is right across the street...More
Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 2 weeks ago
We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hope for you to become a regular guest!
I stay here every time I go to the Outer Banks. It's a small family owned motel. No frills but clean and friendly. Great location not far from the beach and fishing piers and you can cook your catch onsite.
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Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 29 September 2016
Thank you! We love seeing guests every year, they become family!
The positive, excellent location in Nagshead central to everything and across street from ocean/beach, microwave, mini fridge, spacious. The actual motel, Incredibly dated, slight odor, burned out light bulbs, not clean, never turned cold water knob and had barely warm water no matter time of...More
Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 5 June 2017
The Tar Heel is dated as we have expressed many times. We are as some refer to as a "Real Retro Find". The Tar Heel is the perfect motel for those nostalgic for simpler times, beach fun with family, surfing and fishing with friends.
Not bad if you can handle a motel room for 1 night. More spacious than another place (Driftin something) my husband & I stayed at. Located next to a restaurant & it's walking distance to the beach right across the street.
I just loved this place....old fashioned, still use an actual key, plus there's a plastic thingie near the door which the owner uses to show you the check-out time. Owners are friendly and very helpful. I checked in late and the owner helped me find...More
Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 19 May 2017
We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you stay with us again on your next trip to OBX.
US$89 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Star rating provided by Expedia.
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Nags Head
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Response from NC_Islander_12 | Property representative |
The Tar Heel Motel is not pet friendly. It is across the street from the ocean which is why it's so much cheaper. Less then a five minute walk and the motel has a beach access on the corner of its property. All rooms have... More
The Tar Heel Motel is not pet friendly. It is across the street from the ocean which is why it's so much cheaper. Less then a five minute walk and the motel has a beach access on the corner of its property. All rooms have mini fridges and some rooms even have full size fridges.