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Dare Haven Motel

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Everyone needs a place to lay their weary head. For travellers visiting Manteo, Dare Haven Motel is an excellent choice for rest and rejuvenation. Well-known for its budget friendly environment and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, Dare Haven Motel makes it easy to enjoy the best of Manteo. Dare Haven Motel is a budget friendly motel offering a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a refrigerator in the rooms. Dare Haven Motel makes it easy to stay connected during your stay by offering guests free internet access. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. Close to Poor Richards (0.8 km), a popular Manteo landmark, Dare Haven Motel is a great destination for tourists. If you’re looking to experience local food favorites like lobster, consider a visit to Stripers Bar and Grille or 1587 Restaurant, which are all convenient to Dare Haven Motel. During your visit, be sure to check out popular attractions like Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge (1.2 km), Pirate Adventures of the Outer Banks (0.7 km), and Roanoke Island Festival Park (1.0 km), which are all within walking distance of the motel.
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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I spent 2 nights at the Dare Haven. It was right on the main road and easy to find. The room was clean and lower priced than surrounding places. It looks like most motels did back in the '50s so it could use some updating.. It had a refrigerator, TV, and A/C. It did not have
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Spent two nights here in the off-season. The weather was awful. But our room was warm and just what was needed for a short stopover in Manteo. We were able to get extra blankets upon request. There were two outdoor cats to visit with, and a very nice group of people handling
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I just spent two nights at the Dare Haven Motel and loved it. It's certainly not fancy, but you do feel at home. The motel started operation in 1938 I was told. Rooms are very clean and comfortable though just not as fancy as a more modern motel. I would refer to this motel
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The best I can tell, each room is unique. The motel is dated but clean and well kept. It is quite easy on the pocket book, but with that comes the unforeseen issues. Early Saturday morning heard banging on the door of one of the rooms. Let's just say, the motel had one less
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Called very last minute prime season and the room was only $120 compared to 250/300 elsewhere. Friendly albeit unorganized at the desk,We were given room 8. Desk stand /in shower / clean. Pillows very thin and flat. shower drain sharp. Walls very thin. We were in bed by 9 pm
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bed view from door
Towel with frayed edge. And this room is over $100 a night!
This is the door jam in the bathroom
Another view of buckled wallpaper
Wall paper buckled on all the walls
We have a fishing trip planned for May 15th & 16th and need pricing for a group of people. Pls advise pricing for two nights for two and for single. Thank you.
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"Smell the room first!"
"Avoid rooms with moldy smell. there must be some in the property."
"If you need quiet during the day ask for rooms AWAY from the next door day care center."
"The rooms are cramped but clean. Ask for a desk room if you need one."
"Not a pleasant stay! Stay elsewhere."
dare haven hotel manteo
United StatesNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina CoastOuter BanksRoanoke IslandManteo
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