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    Cape Hatteras Motel

    46556 Hwy 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
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    “ocean front” (17 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

    My first trip to the OBX was in Nov. 2015. I went alone and it was the best decision I've ever made. This motel looked perfect for me and I was not disappointed. I have no idea how anyone could leave anything less than a...More

    2  Thank jessicaboyd1977
    Response from Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras MotelResponded 19 April 2016

    Thank you so much for your review. We continue to make improvements on our property, but happy the view never needs improvement! We look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 4 April 2016

    The location alone was our selling point. Right on the beach. Could watch dolphins and beautiful sunrises from the shared deck. Now to the not so good. Carpet definitely needed cleaning. I understand there is a lot of sand that gets tracked in but we...More

    Thank April W
    Response from Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras MotelResponded 5 April 2016

    We appreciate the review and we agree with all of the points made by this guest. We had several buildings closed during the storms of this past winter and we are working diligently to repair/replace all the items that require attention including cleaning or replacing...More

    Reviewed 1 April 2016

    We stayed during Easter in a townhouse. First, the not so great: The bottom entryway smells like grandma's basement - damp and moldy smelling. The rest of the room was OK and clean. There is a lot of rust though. The freezer had rust, the...More

    Thank cakemama76
    Response from Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras MotelResponded 4 April 2016

    Thank you for the review. There is no doubt the view is without comparison. We are working toward the upgrades you mention. The severe storm in February created issues at the entrance ways of the townhouses and we are in the process of making the...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2015

    We had a 2-BR unit on the third floor overlooking the ocean; nothing fancy but clean and spacious. Great for watching dolphins and surfers, cooking our meals for 6, and spreading out over a jigsaw puzzle. Rocking chairs and windows that open were two favorite...More

    Thank OlivelyOnTheGo
    Response from Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras MotelResponded 12 December 2015

    Thanks for the positive review! We hope you will visit with us again soon.

    Reviewed 5 December 2015

    Best view on OBX. Staff and management great! Saw 3 dolphins jump fully out of water from room. Kite surfers as well! Walked to ligthouse on beach.Walked to the point on beach. This place os providing us with a stress-free vacation.

    1  Thank randrysz
    Response from Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras MotelResponded 7 December 2015

    Thanks for the review! We hope you'll be back soon!

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$140 - US$284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 39
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    • Hatteras Island >
    • Buxton
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    • Cape Hatteras Motel Hotel Buxton ,
    • Cape Hatteras Hotel
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    kimmycones
    11 August 2017|
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    Response from Dave D | Property representative |
    The gentleman above was correct - I think you are thinking of Corolla. We do have Beach horseback rides in Buxton but that's something different than what you're thinking of. The horses on Ocracoke are viewed from an... More
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    18 July 2017|
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    Response from Dave D | Property representative |
    We allocate one car per room on the oceanfront. Additional cars, trailers, etc. can be placed on the soundside. Thanks for asking.
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    We do not accept pets.
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    "Ocean views are in the town homes."
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