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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here the week before hurricane Matthew. Quaint and quiet area. It was extremely clean and comfortable. The grounds were nicely kept. The staff was very nice and recommended several dining options. Will definately stay again.

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

My 6th stay here. I come here every year for a week of fishing. I travel down on Friday to avoid the Saturday traffic. Hatters Marlin is inexpensive (<$90 for 2 double beds). The room is clean. The staff is nice. Can't ask for more. Will continue to stay here.

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Pasadena, MD
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Made a reservation 2 months in advance to stay at this motel. Checked in and was given Room #20. Opened the door, and there was an odor, couldn't figure it out. Until I sat my make up case on the bathroom sink, and smelled a foul odor. And noticed mold around the sink area door. Opened up the door, and...

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Mechanicsville, Virginia
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Got there earlier than check in so desk clerk took my cell to call us while we were on beach when room was re3ady. She called around 3 p.m. so we went and checked in. Room was decent - had beds - I think queen but can't remember for sure. Had a small table with two chairs, desk w/ chair,...

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Thank DGrant1216
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed here as a small group. Seniors in our party. Very clean, everything we needed for a full weeks stay. Newer appliances and kitchen gadgets Pool was immaculate, Well worth the money and the extra time to have some real beach time.The free ferry was with in a 1 1/2 miles and was also free for a one hour...

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Thank lindabrunomdr
Havelock, North Carolina
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I stayed here with friends for 2 nights before going out on a charter boat. The room was clean and convenient and the in-room coffee was excellent! The location is great and the staff is friendly. We'll stay again if we decide to take out a charter!

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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Room stinks like mold or something. Table where phone sat had extensive water damage. Mirrors in bathroom had moisture damage. Goose poop everywhere. Small pools, unfriendly people in office. Maintenance guy who brought us extra blankets was a great guy but he was the only good thing about this place. I have been coming to Hatteras for over 20 years....

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Thank Tawnia H
Jacksonville, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Room reeks of mold (or something). Musty. Air conditioning barely works. Moldy tub caulking. Doors/ door handles dirty. Furniture dirty. I can only imagine what the mattresses look like. Thank God I brought Lysol wipes. Huge disappointment. Stay in Ocracoke or before Hatteras.

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Thank 234clp
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Every time I fish out of Hatteras I stay at the Marlin. The hotel is as clean as any on the Outer Banks. It is very close to everything and well kept. Willa has been very helpful on my last 2 trips. I am sure I will be back in the next few weeks

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Ashland, Virginia
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Have stayed here many time fishing in the tournaments on the beach and have never had any problems, the staff is always friendly and willing to help in any way they can. the hotel is a older place but is still running fine, i have been staying at the Hatteras Marlin since the early 80's and will continue to on...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Hatteras Marlin Motel

Address: 57753 NC HWY 12, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Hatteras Island
Price Range: £70 - £70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 41
Also Known As:
Hatteras Marlin Hotel Hatteras Island
Hatteras Island Marlin Hotel
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“Rooms that back to channel. Water view and no extra charge.The 2 bedroom units were great and very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles lindabrunomdr, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay in Hatteras.”
 of 5 bubbles 234clp, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Many different floor plans available. We had most basic.”
 of 5 bubbles 592lindsayh, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The suites and small efficiency rooms are very spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles elizabethd153, 20 Jun 2014 | Read review
“We stayed upstairs. It was nice and quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles Sportsfanatic410, 21 Aug 2013 | Read review
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