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Middletown, Connecticut
Reviewed 10 July 2015

This hotel is located on the beach in Nags Head with great views of the sunrise and sunset. The hotel offers a very good breakfast with many items including make your own waffle, biscuits and gravy, hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit and more. There is great indoor and an outdoor pool with ample lounge chairs for taking in the...

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Boone NC
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Terrible weather for 24 hours, but the corner oceanfront room and balcony was nice just watching the churning waves, accompanied by a glass of wine! Nice adjoining sleep sofaroom with TV and door for teenager!

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Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

We have stayed at the Surf Side Hotel mutiple times. We love the location and the rooms are very clean and tidy. The staff is warm and helpful. They have great views from the front deck and beautiful views up and down the beach.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

I would give this hotel 5 stars if I had not had trouble checking in upon arrival. The pool, the breakfast, and the room was wonderful. No complaints at all! EXCEPT when checking in. The front desk clerk accused me of tampering with my own reservation email confirmation. I made a reservation for a 2nd floor room. I wanted to...

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Litchfield, Connecticut
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We loved the Surf Side in Nags Head at end May. It was a perfect week-long getaway. Beautiful long beach to stroll, clear ocean water to swim, comfortable room with balcony and ocean view, pool, healthy breakfast buffet, staff helpful and friendly. Close to parks and preserves yet a peaceful retreat that won't kill your budget.

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SEABOARDHOTELS, Owner at Surf Side Hotel, responded to this review

We sincerely appreciate that you chose to stay with us at the Surf Side and for taking the time to let others know about your experience. Thank you sharing, we hope to have you as our guest again. Cheers, Alex Moore

Ashburn, Virginia
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Surf Side is a wonderful hotel with wonderful staff. The hotel is clean and well kept. It has a great family atmosphere. the staff are always there to do everything they can. The prices are great compared to other hotels. We cannot say enough good things about this hotel. It is a secret gem.

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SEABOARDHOTELS, Owner at Surf Side Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your kind words about your experience while staying with us at the Surf Side. Our wonderful staff works hard to make your stay as pleasant and enjoyable as possible so you will consider staying with us again the next time you visit the Outer Banks. Cheers, Alex Moore

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 July 2015

We stayed here 3 days during a road trip.. Could not have chosen a better hotel to stay at in Nag's Head.It just worked so well for our family.Check in was easy and quick.Every employee that we seen and spoke to was so nice!! Smiles galore! We stayed in a corner room on the 2nd floor with a balcony toward...

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SEABOARDHOTELS, Owner at Surf Side Hotel, responded to this review

It is the reward we all work hard to achieve when we receive a wonderful review such as yours. We truly want our guests to experience nothing but wonderful memories of a relaxing and enjoyable experiencing while visiting the Outer Banks and staying with us at the Surf Side. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking...

leeds - england
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Just had a 3 night break in Nags Head during the midst of a mini heat wave. This was a great place to stay, we paid that bit extra for the oceanfront room and the view and breeze were well worth it. Rooms are large, clean and most importantly cool! Breakfast is standard fare but enjoyable (I didn't dare try...

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We appreciate you taking the time to review the Surf Side on Tripadvisor to let others know about your experience. Thank you for sharing your thoughts about your stay. Cheers, Alex Moore President

Norwich, Connecticut, United States
Reviewed 30 June 2015

My wife, 14 year old son and I have just returned from an 8 day much needed vacation to the North Carolina Outer Banks and the Surf Side Hotel. This was our 4th visit to the OBX and once again the resort served as a great "home away from home". Being returning guests we were treated to a discount and...

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We are very grateful for your continued business and for telling others about the experience we work hard to deliver to all of our guests. Our goal is to make the first stay with us the first of many to come so it is rewarding to read your comments. Looking forward to seeing you again next year. Thanks again for...

Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 30 June 2015

A little pricey but it was worth it to have such great views and a balcony. Easy beach access and friendly staff helping out at every opportunity. Spacious, clean & comfortable room, plush towels, quiet too.

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Thank you for sharing your thoughts and experience while staying with us. We are sincerely grateful for your time to write the review and especially for choosing to stay with us. Cheers, Alex Moore President

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The BEST LOCATION, BEST VIEWS, BEST STAFF, BEST ROOMS, and the BEST VALUE! We are #1 on the Outer Banks because we know what our guests want and we strive hard to give it to them every day. Since 1984 our family owned and operated hotel has been making first time visitors long term guests with our Carolina Hospitality coupled with our exceptionally clean and well appointed rooms. We look forward to having you as our next guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surf Side Hotel

Address: 6701 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9119
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Nags Head
Price Range: $117 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Surf Side Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Surfside Hotel Nags Head
Surfside Nags Head
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#1 Family Hotel in Nags Head
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Nags Head
#1 Best Value Hotel in Nags Head
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nags Head
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