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North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great place,, Location, accomodations customer service, wonderful. Pet friendly... We were only there one night but I will be back for a longer stay. The front desk folks were nice. good proximity to Jockeys ridge. Great dining nearby,,

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The photos and good reviews do not lie--it was perfect. You can hear the surf and be at water's edge in seconds and still have a very clean room, nice white cotton linens, great service, and--at least in the Fall--a quiet night's sleep with your door open to the ocean. ( I wouldn't want to be anywhere on the Outer...

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Roanoke, Virginia
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Being one of very few pet friendly hotels in the OBX area we have previously stayed here, but NEVER again. The accomodatuons are nothing 'to write home about' to begin with, but again, we were traveling with pets and choices are few. This would have been a 1 night stopover on our way to Hatteras, Oct 2016. In short, we...

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3Thank Janice G
Roanoke, Virginia
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We stayed here Oct.2-7 2016,The room was very nice and super clean !! Maid service everyday ,Lots of towels,clean carpet,really nice for this time of year . Most motels this time of year show a lot different this was really a great place to stay !!

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1Thank traveler3324
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 6 October 2016

It's not a four-star accommodation, the rating is based on value and locale. We were pretty satisfied with the value we got for 90$ - spacious 2 double-bed room, dated but clean interior, dorm-room size fridge, microwave, iron, hair-dryer, functional table, working TV and shower, good sound-proofing. NB: only the Sea Building (16 units if I'm not mistaken) has the...

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Roanoke, Virginia
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Right by the beach so the location was great. The hotel definitely needs some updating and work. The halls were musty and dark. The rooms were decent and fairly clean but damp and musky. I came here on a special deal and would again but I would not come back if I had to pay full price.

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Had no problems with the room and it was pet friendly. My dog loved our visit to this spot. The beach access was nice and it was a pretty quiet place to stay. The only issue would be the ice machine or lack there of. Ice is available by the bag but its an additional charge.

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Vero Beach, Florida
Reviewed 1 October 2016

A quick break in late September provided excellent weather. After a bit of checking about the exact location of the John Yancey Inn's "Upper Level" or "Interior" rooms (above the breakfast room, accessible by corridor that connects to the Sea Building, including its ramp to the north parking area (there is one step from Sea Building to these rooms). While...

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1Thank David M
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My family and I decided to go to the Outer Banks a day early since our beach home was a sun-sun rental. Upon check-in there was a mis-communication of how many people were going to be in the room (booked with a third party) and they only had me listed for 2 people when in fact I had 7 we...

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Arlington
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We booked this hotel through a third party provider, and we were reminded of that by the hotel staff every time we talked with them. I guess they don't like it when you get a better price elsewhere. A big storm was coming, and per the parking lot I don't think the hotel was full (lots of cancellations in the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceanfront motel in the heart of the Outer Banks, NC. Outdoor pool, dune deck, rooms with balconies, FREE breakfast, FREE Wi-Fi, and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about John Yancey Oceanfront Inn

Address: 2009 S Virginia Dare Trl, MP 10, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7761
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Kill Devil Hills
Price Range: €58 - €177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — John Yancey Oceanfront Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 107
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Also Known As:
John Yancey Oceanfront Hotel Kill Devil Hills
John Yancey Quality Inn
Quality Inn Kill Devil Hills
Kill Devil Hills Quality Inn
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#9 On the Beach Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
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“Just check them out first and if in the Four Seasons........get a room on the third or forth floor!”
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“If you get an ocean front room, bring your own step stool. Erosion has left a big step down.”
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