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Warsaw, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an absolutely enjoyable time staying at the Beautiful Cape Hatteras Motel! The scenery was breathtaking and we fell asleep to the sound of the Ocean waves every night! The room was clean, convenient to everything and we look foreward ot coming back next year!

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Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! We look forward to hosting you again!

Kingsport, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 week ago

Husband made the reservation because of the location of the motel. He wanted something close to the beach and he got it! This motel is the last thing as you leave Buxton heading north or the first thing coming south. Hurricane Sandy in 2012 took out the road and most of the beach immediately north of this motel. Very nice...

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Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! Yes, it is would be difficult to get any closer to the ocean! Hope to see you again soon.

Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are always looking for off-the-path places to stay that are privately owned rather than chains owned by corporations. Owners and staff extremely welcoming and wonderful. Rented an efficiency ocean-side for a week. It was perfect! Clean, quiet and comfortable. Free, off-street parking. Onsite laundry. Free internet and wi-fi. No pets,no smoking, perfect! If you are looking for a relaxed,...

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Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Hope you'll visit with us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2nd stay here and wouldn't go anywhere else! Yes, it is a weathered motel, it's not the Ritz, but you can not beat the views anywhere! I called to book and got a way better price than online. It is the last building heading north so there are no building past it making for a beautiful beach view for photos...

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Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! We appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon.

Galesburg, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we just found this place by chance. Soooo glad we did. Super friendly staff, very clean. The greatest views with a most relaxing atmosphere. We enjoyed it so much we booked the same room again for this yr before we left last year. Hope to enjoy it for many years to come. R & S Gaines

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Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! We hope to see you again soon!

Boyertown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sun rises are amazing! SO CLOSE to the water, I did not want to leave. Staff was very friendly and accommodating....Room and Bathroom were clean, bed was very comfortable...These are not Hyatt Regency rooms and the owners don't advertise it as such. I don't understand the negative reviews, this place is amazing!!

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Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for for your review! We hope to see you again soon.

Corapeake, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cape Hatteras Motel is situated perfectly on the sand, a few steps from the room door to the surf. The rooms are spotlessly clean and comfortable. The decks are amazingly close to the water making this perfect for beach lovers to watch the waves and the gulls and to listen to the surf. And so many shells make this...

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Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! We look forward to your next visit!

Concord, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I so hate it when you the most negative review has big headlines. I felt I had to let people know to keep reading. You will find most of the reviews rave about this place. This will be our sixth or seventh week vacation to this great motel. Memorial Day week is when we like to get away, kick back,...

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Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! We look forward to hosting to yet again! We cherish our repeat visitors.

Toccoa, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked this place weeks in advance, and when we checked in, there were hardly any people staying there. Figured it would be a nice, relaxing vacation. They gave us a bottom floor room, directly below a family of elephants with screaming kids. These people proceeded to stomp around ALL DAY AND MOST OF THE NIGHT, while they let their kids...

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Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

We am very sorry to read this guest's review but We expected it. This is this guest's interpretation of what occurred. I think the reaction was out of line for the circumstances. We always ask if adult guests have spoken with other guests so that we know what kind of situation is at hand. We are a family motel and...

Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here in August of 2015 but the date feature on the app doesn't go back that far. This is a cute little hotel right on the ocean in the Outter Banks. We stayed in a double room with another couple; we had four adults and two children under five - everyone loved it. The kitchen was clean, the...

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Dave D, Owner at Cape Hatteras Motel, responded to this review

And we can't wait to host you! Thank you for the review.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cape Hatteras Motel is located on the oceanfront in Buxton North Carolina. We are located about a mile down the beach from the famous Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. The motel is bordered by the Cape Hatteras National Seashore and the Atlantic Ocean. The motel has a fresh water pool with a hot tub. When conditions are safe, our beach is great for swimming and surfing. It is also one of the best places in the country to surf fish. We are about ten miles from the marinas at Hatteras Inlet. Boats out of Hatteras have the shortest run to the gulf stream north of Florida. There is also a fishing pier five miles north of Cape Hatteras Motel. We offer oceanfront rooms with either one king or two queen beds. We also offer two bedroom suites, complete with full kitchens.These units are complete with linens and dishes. All units have access to free Wi-Fi, flat screen TVs and air conditioning. Whether you are coming to Cape Hatteras to surf or kite board, windsurf or fish, or maybe to just walk our miles of National Seashore beaches; the Cape Hatteras Motel is the place to stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cape Hatteras Motel

Address: 46556 Hwy 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Hatteras Island > Buxton
Price Range: £108 - £210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Cape Hatteras Motel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 39
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Cape Hatteras Hotel
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“ask for beachfront if you want it - also the stairs to upper floors are steep so ask for lower level if you can't do the stairs.”
EastTNTraveler, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ocean-front is definitely the best!”
kayb49825, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“book early”
RSGaines, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Book a room Oceanside for a real Outer Banks experience; you can watch the waves and hear the surf from your room.”
swamplady, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 310 or 312 are perfect - the best...!!”
  • Standing inside the room, this is the view...... heaven on earth for me :)
Sofisticat, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
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