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Porto, Portugal
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The place is beautiful in a very simple way. Everything from food to bedding to service is quality! I don't know how you can come here and not love Donna. If not for her nice, Happy and chatty personality, it must be for her wonderful cooking and delicious fig cake! On two occasions, we came late to breakfast because my... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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28 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

It's always difficult to choose a place to stay in a new area, but we really lucked out this time. Our hostess, Donna, was very helpful and accommodating. The historic inn is quaint and charming. The room and bed were very clean and very comfortable. We are always concerned about location, but the town is very small, so most of... More 

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hillborough
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

I have been coming here for 10+years. It still is one of the most charming B&B's on the island. It has a great location whicih is walkable to all the shops and restaurants, and the beach is just a very short drive away. It has lovely porches and great rockers, and the ambience oozes charm. Do enjoy!

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Germantown Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Stayed at the Thurston House this past weekend. First thing that you will notice is how informal and friendly the family is that runs the facility. Don't be surprised to see grandkids running around or kids toys in the main room. The room itself was nice. It was a bit on the small side more like a hotel room but... More 

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Thank D4379
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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Ms Donna the proprietor was nothing less than fabulous. Friendly, open, easy to talk to. Food was homemade to order. Took time to answer all our questions we had about Island. I did some surf fishing and forgot my bait bucket, she provided me one right away. The rooms were clean, furnished with beach decor and very quite. Could have... More 

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Thank Mark C
Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2015

I recently stayed at the Thurston House while on vacation and it was very delightful to say the least. When I made the reservation I selected them only because they had a King Bed available and the others did not. It turned out to be a good choice because the place is tucked away into the trees, very quiet and... More 

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Deep Run, NC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

This was our first experience at a B&B. We stayed at Thurston House for 2 nights and really had a great time. The food was excellent and the porch swing is the best seat in the house. It was the cleanest place we have ever stayed. No more hotels for us!

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Thank Donnie and Tina H
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Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

My husband and I had such a delightful time at this bed and breakfast. The room was perfectly clean. We enjoyed being in a different house than where breakfast was served so that the mornings we nice and quiet. The bed was comfortable. We never heard any other guest leave or arrive even though they were full to capacity. Breakfast... More 

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Thank Alicia R
Vantaa, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Inn has two separate buildings and we did not stay in the main building. Our room, Sandpiper, was pretty nice and very clean but the WiFi did not reach there. Tried it with two mobiles and one tablet and it just did not work. In fact, we had to get out of the building before the signal was ok. Location... More 

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Thank Jukka W
North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I had a wonderful four night stay here! My room was pretty, comfy and cozy, and clean as can be. The breakfasts were yummy-especially the sweet potato pancakes. The location is terrific! An easy walk to everything, yet secluded and peaceful. Talking with Donna was lots of fun. Her famous fig cake is a delicious treat. I wouldn't have changed... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
There are 8 inviting guest rooms each with a queen or king bed and private bath. Main House constructed in 1920 and annex in 1999. Enjoy a full island breakfast each morning in the dining room or on one of our porches. Island fig cake served from our homemade fig preserves. Come enjoy our island retreat. Rates range 129.00 to 175.00 per night depending on season. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thurston House Inn Bed & Breakfast

Address: 671 Highway 12, Ocracoke, NC 27960
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Ocracoke
Number of rooms: 8
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“they have all sorts of rooms; some for families, others which are very romantic”
 of 5 bubbles iloveocracoke, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“The WIfi was very spotty. So you may ask about it and what room would be best.”
 of 5 bubbles D4379, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“The upsatairs rooms have a view.”
 of 5 bubbles 24waltf, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
“If you like to sleep late, the upstairs rooms in the annex are the best choice, especially the room furthest from the morning sun (Sandpiper). But the entire place is relatively quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles EEFish, 25 Aug 2014 | Read review
“This is the best location in Ocracoke for everything like shops and restaurants. Rent a bike or golf cart its great. The beach is nearby either by car or bike.”
 of 5 bubbles bonesConnecticut, 24 May 2014 | Read review
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