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    Tar Heel Motel

    7010 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9124
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good25%
    • Average18%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible7%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 101 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I admit I was a bit concerned when first pulling into the parking lot, but we were very happy with our room and the location. The motel is old, but the room was very clean and comfortable. There is a great restaurant behind it, and...More

    Thank Malissa A
    Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 3 days ago

    We are glad you found us and hope you make us your home away from home when visiting Nags Head and the Outer Banks

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    Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

    We went to Outer Banks for the first time with our 6 y.o. and 3 y.o. for a week long trip. This hotel was a bit of a gamble on my part because I like all the fancy ammenities and this place didn't seem to...More

    1  Thank Stephanie S
    Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 17 March 2017

    Thank you for the kind words! We look forward to having you all back and hope you make us your home away from home.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Good place just across the street from the ocean and walking distance to the pier and shopping. It's a basic Motel with bed, chairs table, chairs, refrigerator, microwave and small bathroom. It was good for me because I'm single and I don't need anything fancy.

    Thank agenthap
    Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Yes, plain and simple. We hope to see you again on your next trip.

    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    We've stayed here a couple times now, and its always the same--friendly, courteous, and helpful staff; clean rooms with refrigerator and microwave; close beach access; a nice pool with community toys. When a hotel is listed as affordable there's usually a reason why. And yes,...More

    2  Thank Shubunk26
    Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 18 August 2017

    Thank you, we look forward to seeing you again. So much to do on the Outer Banks, we are glad to see people experiencing ALL there is, not just the beach.

    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    We chose the Tar Heel Motel because other reviews said it was clean. Dated, but clean. That was not our experience. The floor was in desperate need of vacuuming, it was covered with sand, grit and trash from prior patrons. My daughter lost a souvenir...More

    Thank Puttertat
    Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 18 August 2017

    We are sorry that your room was not vacuumed, unfortunately we were unaware of any issues and did not have the opportunity to correct anything. It would help us for you to email us so that we can know when and what room you stayed...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$65 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Nags Head
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
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    • Outer Banks >
    • Nags Head
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    • Tar Heel Hotel
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    mistymoonlight01
    4 July 2017|
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    Response from NC_Islander_12 | Property representative |
    Hi Mistymoon, All of us here love pets and we all have pets, we can't bring them to work with us since we are a pet free motel. We have expressed this issue and I'm sure TripAdvisor is doing its best.
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    LISA G
    13 July 2016|
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    Response from NC_Islander_12 | Property representative |
    The Tar Heel Motel is not pet friendly. It is across the street from the ocean which is why it's so much cheaper. Less then a five minute walk and the motel has a beach access on the corner of its property. All rooms have... More
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    Julian D
    6 June 2015|
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    Response from Randy S | Reviewed this property |
    About a block. MP 16.5. Easy walk.
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