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Jacksonville, NC
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

The Inlet Inn is our go-to place in Beaufort, NC. We stay there at least twice a year. We have never stayed in a room that was not very clean, comfortable, and cozy. The breakfast tray delivered to your room on the morning is an extra treat. We like the rooms with a balcony that overlooks the inlet and Carrot... More 

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Guam, Mariana Islands
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

My recent stay at the Inlet Inn was absolutely divine. The location could not be more perfect, right on the water across the ferry to Shackleford Banks and the wildlife reserve. It is also right on Front Street, with great restaurants such as Finz and Spouter a short walk. There are little grocery stores, coffee shops, boutique and water gear... More 

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We only had 2 nights to explore Beaufort, see the museum and visit the Cape Lookout Lighthouse and the Inlet Inn was the perfect resting place. The rooms are spacious and clean. The view is beautiful and the front desk staff is friendly. We were able to walk everywhere we needed to go and the Harkers Island Express Ferry was... More 

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Huntsville, Ohio
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to Beaufort dot the past 4 years as a prelude to spending a week on Emerald Isle. We stay at The Inlet Inn for 3-4 days prior to EI. We have been delighted with The Inlet Inn. We usually take up 4 rooms ( 2 overlooking the Bay , one on the second floor ,and one... More 

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Burnsville, North Carolina
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5 reviews
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We stayed in a first floor, corner room with a fireplace and porch. The room was spacious, clean, and had a very comfortable bed. The porch was perfect for sitting, people watching, and looking out on the water. The Inn was close to everything in town including the Beaufort Grocery Co which has incredible food. Their is also a bicycle... More 

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Reviewed 15 July 2016

My first time to Beaufort and I really liked the location of this Hotel. The rooms and atmosphere is more like a Bed & Breakfast, with a great continental breakfast brought to your room! Loved the "Widows Peak" to sit out and up and watch the ships come in. Only complaint were the beds. Found them too soft and wound... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

Stayed on the 3rd floor in a very large room with a window seat overlooking the marina. Better than average bathroom. Refrigerator in room. Nice staff with good restaurant recommendations- they know family and upscale dining places, and the good bars- all within a 2 block area. Nice continental breakfast- fruit, juice, cereals, and several tea choices. We will stay... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

We spent the night here on the way to our annual visit to Ocracoke. The Inn is very convenient just steps away from the shops and restaurant, and has wonderful views of the waterfront. We stayed on the 2nd floor (#208) with a large porch and comfortable rocking chairs. There is plenty of shade to allow an evening view of... More 

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

We stayed for one night after dropping our son off at Camp Seagull. Our room was very large and well appointed with a refrigerator, table large enough to eat on, sofa, comfortable bed and clean bathroom (shower in tub). The HVAC was loud but it did cool the room. The inn is very well located and a marina view is... More 

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Newport News, Virginia
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

Love love love this place! Very clean,large rooms,and a great continental breakfast brought right to your room. Rooms are huge and the inn is located within walk distant to wonderful restaurants and shops.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small family owned waterfront hotel in downtown historic Beaufort with great views of the harbor. We have 36 rooms divided among three floors. Our first and second floor waterfront rooms have king beds and private balconies to relax and enjoy the warm summer breezes. Some of our first floor waterfront rooms have wood burning fireplaces for the chilly winter months. Our third floor rooms have two queen beds and a large bay window seat perfect for watching the wild horses and traveling mariners. We also have some non-waterfront rooms as well as one room with a king bed and two twin beds, but with no balcony, perfect for larger families. Included with your stay is a small continental breakfast with warm muffins, bagels, and orange juice with coffee upon request. We deliver to your room or breakfast can be enjoyed in our third floor widows walk lounge. However don't hesitate to try many of our great downtown Beaufort dining locales, all within a few blocks of our location on the waterfront. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inlet Inn

Address: 601 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2209
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Beaufort
Number of rooms: 36
Also Known As:
Inlet Inn And Conference Center
Inlet Hotel Beaufort
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“Get higher floor for better view.”
 of 5 bubbles c0de7777, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Higher floor with harbor view was worth the bit extra for the room.”
 of 5 bubbles anneandroy2016, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Water-front rooms are desirable. There is a ramp from the parking lot and an elevator, so all rooms are accessible.”
 of 5 bubbles NCTraveler107, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms on the second floor are fantastic!”
 of 5 bubbles 233amyo, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get a room facing the main street and water. Fun to watch people but really not loud; when the door was closed we had no noise problems.”
 of 5 bubbles 226jacquim, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
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