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Blockade Runner Beach Resort

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Bealeton, Virginia
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Beautiful grounds and views of sound and ocean sides, within walking distance of local shops and eateries, courteous staff, ample room space with lots of counter space in bathrooms, awesome buffet breakfast. Will be back!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The Blockade Runner has been at Wrightsville Beach for as long as I can remember and my first time staying there as I am no longer a local. Great location, staff was nice and helpful. Easy parking which is great for the beach.

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Raleigh
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We were pleasantly surprised by the Blockade Hotel. The staff had a true spirit of service. The breakfast was special. The grassed - in area and gardens were refreshing. We had a lovely view of the beach and ocean.

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Winston-Salem, NC
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Great service from a great staff. Continued upgrades to the room. This time we had a Kuerig coffeemaker. Breakfast Buffett really good and fresh. Quite varied. Did ask for ice this time and the staff member brought it very quickly. Thanks for a good experience.

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Winston Salem
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Great breakfast. Well maintained lawn.Great view. Never have to leave the island. Great place. Will be back again! Only problem is getting ice. Bring your own. Less of a wait for that. They do try hard to please you. Beach is less crowded than some others.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Stellar service, beautiful harbor view, and buffet breakfast was excellent. Really has the quintessential feel of a boutique hotel. Complimentary valet service along with complimentary shuttle service to restaurants around the island is so helpful. Hotel wifi worked well, too. Perfect location on the island. The only recommendation I would make is to provide a drying rack for wet clothing....

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Raleigh
Reviewed 30 August 2016

The Blockade Runner was a wonderful way to celebrate our son's last weekend before Kindergarten started. It was very relaxing for myself and my husband and it was almost impossible to get our kids out of the pool!

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Cary
Reviewed 30 August 2016

$250-$400 per night. Small bathrooms, low water pressure, no bath tub. Nice beach access and decent pool area but small. Beautiful lawn and landscaping. Complementary breakfast is nice but the drink and food prices are streep. $15+ for drinks. Poor overall value.

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Mountain Home
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This resort was amazingly relaxing and the service could not have been better! We did not have one complaint from the second we drove up until we drove away... The service here is simply put "the BEST"! The pool area and the landscaping is just beautiful!

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Winterville
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Nice hotel in a great location. We have stayed at this hotel before and always had a good experience with everything. Very friendly staff, great breakfast every morning, plenty of activities, all good.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
East Oceanfront Dining
East Oceanfront Dining
Cuisines: Asian, American, Seafood
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Blockade Runner is uniquely located on Wrightsville Beach Island, North Carolina’s accessible outer-bank. On the east side, the resort fronts the Atlantic Ocean with a wide sandy beach while the west side fronts an Intracoastal Waterway harbor and anchorage. The resort offers the most complete water related activities possible. Our famous Blockade Runner full service breakfast is included for all guest including groups (not applicable to cottage groups). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blockade Runner Beach Resort

Address: 275 Waynick Boulevard, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2021
Region: United States > North Carolina > Wrightsville Beach
Price Range: €187 - €325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blockade Runner Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 163
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Also Known As:
Blockade Runner Wrightsville Beach
Blockade Runner Hotel Wrightsville Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#2 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
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