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Corolla Light Resort

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Alliance, Ohio
Reviewed 19 June 2015

As for the house itself it was beautiful. The house was clean and comfortable. But the decks were very rough and unable to be walked on without shoes. Several of the deck chairs literally fell apart when sat in. The ice maker didn't work or look like it had worked in a very long time. No more than 2 people...

1Thank Jake D
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

You will find a little bit of everything for a family beach vacation. Ocean and Sound front pools, restaurants, quaintness abound, nature trails, close to the lighthouse, whalehead club, four wheel drive area and shops. The resort has several neighborhoods to stay in with several types of accommodations. Wonderful area.

1Thank Hpseaton68
ny ny
Reviewed 15 October 2014

This is a lovely place. The staff is friendly and it is located only a few blocks from the ocean. We had a room with a sound view. It was right on the water. The porch is communal but spacious enough. Because the whole floor was pet friendly my dog got to play with other visitors pets. The room was...

1Thank gahoctus
Andover, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 16 September 2014

My husband and I visited outer banks for our 20th anniversary. I researched and decided on the Inn at Corolla Light. We were on a limited budget, so reluctantly we decided against the higher priced sound-view room. What a nice surprise to find we'd been upgraded! Our view was spectacular! We loved the hot tub, the sunsets, the fireplace in...

2Thank Kim B
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Reviewed 16 August 2014

We stayed in a condo at the resort. What a family friendly place with basketball and tennis courts, playground, shuffleboard, and volleyball. Terrific pools, easy walk to beach, great variety of accommodations. I enjoyed workouts and yoga on the beach, while the kids played basketball 3 on 3 tournaments, and did a home run derby. If you are traveling to...

1Thank Jenny_Lindwall
Scott Larson
Reviewed 5 August 2014

All in all a great place for a family vacation. We stayed in a villa called Paper Moon - very nice! There were 9 of us (4 adults and 5 kids) and there was plenty of room. It was the last one on the street. It was only a short walk to the beach, pool, or little town center. The...

5Thank theswede71
Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

The staff was awesome! Our room was right on the bay! Best stay we had on our trip. We had just stopped to see if they had a room, he have us the best room, and it was very romantic. When it was time for dinner he the staff suggested places for us to go eat and activities for us...

1Thank Jessica H
Columbus, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

Great place for family and kids! We loved walking to get coffee and ice cream! Kids used basketball and tennis courts! Loved the pools by the beach! A short walk to the beach no matter where you stayed! Loved the lighthouse right a cross the street! We all climbed it for a small fee! Would go back again!

2Thank Stephanie C
Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Our group rented two places near the clubhouse. We had previously stayed in Kitty Hawk so the drive north and the 2 hours it took to go 19 miles was something new for me. I think the best bet is to stay in a hotel near the sound bridge the night before your rental is available, leave for the island...

4Thank Piccholo
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 13 July 2014

The Corolla Light Resort is a great family vacation. A short walk or bike ride to Whalehead and the light house. Our kids ran a 5k from Whalehead one morning also. There is a lot to offer for kids of all ages and plenty of places to fit small and big families. Recommend to all.

2Thank George F

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Corolla Light Resort, 14 time winner of the North Carolina Resort of the Year award, features 400+ ocean front to sound front homes stretched across 250 pristine acres of the northern Outer Banks. All Corolla Light rental homes are owned by individual owners, and are represented by various local rental companies. To make a reservation contact any of these companies, which include Brindley Beach, Twiddy, Corolla Classic Vacations, Village Realty, and Outer Banks Blue. Corolla Light enjoys one of the widest, cleanest beaches anywhere on the Outer Banks. Amenities include an Ocean Front complex with 4 pools, and lighted volleyball, basketball, and shuffleboard courts. The complex is also home to the Oceanfront Grille, the only oceanfront restaurant on the Currituck Outer Banks. Corolla Light is for tennis lovers too, with 2 indoor clay courts, 4 outdoor clay courts, and 4 outdoor hard courts. The indoor sports center includes a 25 meter heated pool, cardio room, weight room, racquetball and walleyball courts Corolla Light Resort is the only resort on the Outer Banks that offers activities for the whole family. In-season activities include events such as: 3 on 3 basketball tournament, homerun derby, horseshoe tournament, movie night under the stars, sand sculpture contest and many more. ... more   less 

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Address: 1197B Franklyn St, Corolla, NC 27927
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Corolla
Number of rooms: 400
Also Known As:
Corolla Light Hotel Corolla
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“Rent with Village Realty. They are the best.”
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“Read the reviews for the individual units - they can be quite helpful.”
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“Loved the bedroom on the main floor where living room, kitchen was.”
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