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Shell Island Resort

PricelineUS$243*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to this "resort" which should not be listed as a resort in the least. We should have learned the first time but we wanted to give it a second chance. The room that we stayed in was extremely outdated which I can tolerate to an extent, however the uncleanliness made it even worse. The air...

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Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Deyne3, It greatly upsets me to hear that your second visit happened as you described. I would very much like to hear from you personally more in detail about your stay with us so that I can pass along the proper information to the correct department heads as well as the owner of the room that you stayed in so...

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated at the top of an island away from both vehicle and beach traffic - great wildlife viewing and not a whole ton of people in the early morning or evening. Every room has a million dollar view with floor-to-ceiling windows on one side. You are so close to the water that you can hear the ocean from your room...

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Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Adventure_Addict_NC, Thank you so much for leaving us your wonderful review. It makes me so happy to hear how great your stay was! We pride ourselves on our friendly staff and customer service, I'm glad you noticed. And I do apologize about the speed of the internet, however I am pleased to inform you that we are in the process...

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I visited Shell Island Resort for a girls weekend. We booked a deluxe suite and were assigned room 709. It was fully updated and really nice. The views were beautiful. The room was clean and spacious. The staff were very friendly. The pool area was nice but small. Pool chairs would run out quickly in the morning....

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Fleetwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service, views, and beach access!! Loved our stay in the renovated rooms and updates to the facility. You will enjoy the food, atmosphere, and are treated like a true guest during your stay.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the first time we had our educational conference at this resort. The sales staff was exemplary, and went above and beyond to accommodate our needs in both the planning and execution phases of our 3 day event. The variety of menu choices was exceptional, and the food was delicious and plentiful. The catering manager and staff were professional,...

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Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Beachirl, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your review! I am so happy to hear you had such a wonderful time at your first of hopefully many more conferences here. Our staff truly prides themselves on great customer service and we are glad you recognized that. Thank you again for your wonderful words and we...

Fayetteville, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The friendly staff at check-in was the first indication that this was going to be a fun, relaxing stay and it was! The suite I had was exceptional, the food and staff in the restaurant were very good (except for one waitress who seemed a bit harried) but the most wonderful part was relaxing on the balcony watching the sun...

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Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Angela B, Thank you so much for your great review! Our staff will be so happy to hear how great of a job they did for your and your fellow conference attendees. We hope you come see us again soon for some great food and views, and some fun in the sun too!

Pinehurst, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I celebrated our 26th wedding anniversary at Shell Island Resort. Although our first assigned suite had serious noise issues from the adjoining room and in the hallway near the elevator, the staff immediately assigned us another suite...which was outstanding. The balconies are wonderful, the beach is picturesque, and every member of the staff treated us royally. Also,...

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Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Robert D, Thank you for your wonderful review, I am so glad to hear you both enjoyed your anniversary with us! I'm so happy to hear our staff treated you so well and helped you get into a room that really made your vacation something special. Please come and visit us again for some great views and great food!

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

If I could rate this lower, I would. We came as a large group and spent over $5000 for 3 nights. The manager was horrible and went out of his way to be rude and condescending. It was in March and wasn't very busy, yet he didn't appreciate us at all!! Such a shame because such a great location with...

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Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

First of all, thank you for your feedback. It is never our intention to come across as rude or condescending and in fact we strive for the opposite. We expect for our dedicated staff members from new hires all the way up to management to deliver 100% customer satisfaction. I would love to go over this in further detail with...

Twin Cities,, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Not a bad option if you want to be on this side of the island. Like most beach hotels in this price range, it is a bit run down but doesn't feel dirty. You are paying mostly for very good views and great access to the beach. Hotel offers room service most hours.

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Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Scott P, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us at Shell Island. If there is anything we can do to help make your review 5 stars please let us know! Feedback is always welcome if you would like to send us some, just send us an...

Madison, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 11 April 2017

To look at the outside some may be disappointed. Don't let that deter you! Our room was gorgeous and the view! It can't be better! The staff was friendly and attentive. I almost don't want to share this jewel!

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Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort, responded to this review

Michelle D, Thank you so much for your review! We are so happy you decided to stay with us and that you really enjoyed your time here! Come and see us again soon for some great views and fun in the sun!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on the northern tip of Wrightsville Beach, Shell Island Resort is surrounded by a sprawling expanse of sand and unparalleled views of the Atlantic Ocean, Mason’s Inlet, and Figure Eight Island. This family-friendly resort and hotel boasts a front row seat to the beckoning sea and a beach that seems to stretch endlessly, making it feel like it is yours alone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shell Island Resort

Address: 2700 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1699
Region: United States > North Carolina > Wrightsville Beach
Price Range: €198 - €359 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shell Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 153
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Also Known As:
Shell Island Oceanfront Hotel
Shell Island Oceanfront Resort
Wrightsville Beach Shell Island Resort
Shell Island Resort Nc
Shell Island North Carolina
Shell Island Hotel
Shell Island Nc
Shell Island Resort North Carolina
Shell Isl All Oceanfront Suites
Shell Is Resort Wrightsville Beach
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#5 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Upper floor rooms or upscale rooms are the best”
ncroofer, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“floor 5 and up”
ocean4joan, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great because they are all ocean front!”
alysonj487, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“Every room is oceanfront with a full kitchenette, 1 1/2 bath and a pull out sleeper sofa.”
Beachirl, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on the first floor are behind the dunes so therefore have no ocean view.”
Y6335GKangelab, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
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