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Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

I was skeptical of staying at a b&b however, The Thurston House Inn was amazing and has set a high standard for b&b's to follow! The owners and family are so sweet! They make you feel right at home and kindly answer any tourist-y questions you may have. Yet, after breakfast is over and everyone is finished chatting, you definitely...

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2Thank AshleyN479
Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Thurston house Inn is a delightful bed and breakfast. It is centrally located on rt. 12, in Ocracoke Village, heading to the harbor, in a very convenient location. It was recommended to us by the Visitor’s Bureau, and is listed in the Official North Carolina Travel guide. It is within walking distance to the harbor, numerous restaurants and shops. Thurston...

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1Thank School's Out 3
Swansboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 6 June 2015

My wife and I have visited the Thurston House for at least 10 years. We return every year and stay with Donna and Annie. Their warm and friendly hospitality is just like being with family. The location is just perfect . Within walking distance to most everything. The rooms are very clean and comfortable and provide everything to make your...

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Thank guy s
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 August 2014

We stay at the Thurston House Inn every time we go to Ocracoke. Its central location allows you to walk to almost everything, but it's quiet enough that you can sleep late or take an afternoon nap without being disturbed. Donna is an incredibly friendly and gracious host. Breakfast is out of this world. The fig cake is excellent --...

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2Thank EEFish
Reviewed 14 August 2014

My husband and I had the pleasure of staying here recently, for 4 nights. Check in was easy, room was ready with the door open and key on the bureau. We stayed in an upstairs king room in the annex, and it was spacious and comfortable. Just outside the door is a small sitting area and fridge for 2 rooms...

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1Thank bonniegal57
Summit, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 August 2014

This Inn was a lucky find. I was travelling with my teenage son and we wanted to stop in Ocracoke for a few days but the few "larger" hotels were not available so we booked the Thurston Inn on a local recommendation that it "would not disappoint". Indeed it did not disappoint. The Inn is clean; well run and very...

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Thank Cynthia L
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Donna and her family, who have lived on the island all their lives, bring charm, hospitality and genuine welcome to all of their visitors. We have stayed with them 5 time over the past number of years and will continue to go back. If it's history, a home feeling, good old southern hospitality and food you are looking for you...

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2Thank Louise K
Moneta, Virginia
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Stayed one night at the Thurston and enjoyed a nice clean room, jasmine covered deck, and a hearty breakfast. Donna and her mom shared local lore and their fig cake. Our room was quiet even with the windows open Convenient location, too.

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1Thank Dave P
Connecticut
Reviewed 24 May 2014

What a great B & B. Donna and her mom are wonderful hosts. The location can't get any better you can sit and relax and read a book or walk to almost any restaurant and shop. Take a short drive to the beach its great. The rooms are clean and nicely decorated. Breakfast was great every day just wonderful. Will...

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2Thank bonesConnecticut
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 8 May 2014

I had a family emergency come up about five days prior to my stay which forced me to cancel my trip to Okracoke. I emailed the innkeepers right away a couple times via the email address on their website but didn't hear back, so finally I called a couple days prior to my reservation. I explained the situation and asked...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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 

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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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