We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Driftin' Sands Motel

Free Internet
Air Conditioning
3.5 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (17)
Filter reviews
17 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 17 reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

It was ok at best Not good for money. Dingy but really never there across street from beach which was nice. No pool bbq area is weedy and has prickles kitchen very small couldn’t really cook there appliances mini size. Not well stocked

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank ddb52017
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

U will love your time here. From attentive staff to keyless entry to a Keurig, Vizio tv, microwave, frig and ac and beautiful dressers tables and pics, u will feel relaxed as u enjoy your OBX vacation. 1/4 mile to public beach access across street....More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Y4178JOsues
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I downloaded this app to save everyone the hassle do not stay here! No wifi as promised no staff at the hotel. Camel crickets, tree frog, flies, spiders and black widows will greet you. Beds are awfulMore

Date of stay: September 2017
2  Thank Jasontilman19
Response from MRKTMGR1843, Manager at Driftin' Sands MotelResponded 4 October 2017

Hello Jason, We, at KEES, are very sorry to hear about your inconveniences. Upon further investigation, I do not see any work orders placed for your stay. We could have certainly sent our housekeeping supervisor to inspect these issues for you. We would like nothing...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is just like the I mom and pop motels I stayed at years ago when traveling with my Grand Parents. It has small rooms but is very clean and has some nice amenities such as the Keurig Coffee maker, which was a pleasant surprise....More

Date of stay: March 2017
2  Thank 252BeachBum2017
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay. Beach access just across the street. Great places to eat very near by. Relaxation was the goal. So for just a place to sleep, it was great. Little weird way to check in. You have to call the phone # to...More

Date of stay: September 2016
2  Thank DartPastore
Response from Sarah F, Communications Director at Driftin' Sands MotelResponded 4 November 2016

We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Driftin' Sands with KEES Vacations! We apologize if you did not receive your door code via email the day before, but glad we could fix the issue quickly. We hope you stay with us again soon!

View more reviews
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Room types
Hotel class
Room types
Number of rooms
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Kill Devil Hills
Hotel class
Room types
Number of rooms
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Kill Devil Hills
Nearby HotelsSee all 19 nearby hotels
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Kill Devil Hills-Mariner
992 reviews
.03 km away
Sea Ranch Resort
981 reviews
.07 km away
Travelodge by Wyndham Outer Banks/Kill Devil Hills
1,243 reviews
1.88 km away
Quality Inn Carolina Oceanfront
363 reviews
2.20 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 81 nearby restaurants
Beachside Bistro
353 reviews
.05 km away
Front Porch Cafe
186 reviews
1.30 km away
Goombays Grille & Raw Bar
558 reviews
.56 km away
Awful Arthur's Oyster Bar
1,085 reviews
1.11 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 49 nearby attractions
Avalon Fishing Pier
235 reviews
1.13 km away
Glazin' Go-Nuts
24 reviews
1.28 km away
RC Kill Devil Hills Movies 10
25 reviews
.31 km away
Mom's Sweet Shop
15 reviews
.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
william l
18 February 2017|
Response from william l |
7 July 2016|
Response from CS_KEES | Property representative |
Minimum checkin age is 21 years old
Room Tips
"For two travelers (which we were), there is no need for more than a room with one double bed."
17 Jul 2012
Read review
"Stay elsewhere!!!"
21 Jun 2011
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing