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    Tar Heel Motel

    7010 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9124
    (252) 631-0880
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    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    The place told us that they were an older motel across the street from the beach. Well, the only thing going for it was that it was across the street from a public beach access walkway. We couldn't BELIEVE some of the good reviews they...More

    Thank RaceTravel
    Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 8 August 2017

    Yes, all those good reviews are for here. Yes, we are inspected by the city (99.5 is our score from the health dept). Yes, we are old with older furnishings. The beds however, are much newer and are systematically replaced. The baths have all new...More

    Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

    My husband & I have been coming here to stay since we were in high school & we are never disappointed! Clean rooms, clean pool, grill, & beach access is directly across the street. I must mention the past 2 years we've been bringing our...More

    Thank Katherine W
    Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 3 August 2017

    Thank you Katherine! As manager it blesses me to know that all the staff treats guests like family and with care, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

    Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

    This motel was clean and simple and had a nice pool. Our stay was very peaceful and quiet for the time we spent in the room. I do wish the shower was a little bigger but I was very happy with the water pressure which...More

    Thank Emily D
    Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 1 August 2017

    Thank you Emily, we hope to see you again next year if not before!

    Reviewed 28 July 2017

    Needs to be updated inside, but other than that you can't beat the location, amenities and time spent with family at a decent price. The motel rooms and pool were clean. Great for a weekend getaway. We would stay again!

    Thank Stephanie B
    Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 30 July 2017

    Thank you for your review, we hope you make us your go to vacation spot on the Outer Banks.

    Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

    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

    Thank shyannie7
    Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 11 July 2017

    We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hope for you to become a regular guest!

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$59 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Nags Head
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
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    • Outer Banks >
    • Nags Head
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    mistymoonlight01
    4 July 2017|
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    Response from NC_Islander_12 | Property representative |
    Hi Mistymoon, All of us here love pets and we all have pets, we can't bring them to work with us since we are a pet free motel. We have expressed this issue and I'm sure TripAdvisor is doing its best.
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    LISA G
    13 July 2016|
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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
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    Julian D
    7 June 2015|
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    Response from Randy S | Reviewed this property |
    About a block. MP 16.5. Easy walk.
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