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The Carolinian Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 3 January 2015

The fact that I am going out of my way to write this should tell you something. I felt so unsafe here and had to call the cops at 2am due to a domestic disturbance involving drug and alcohol. The manager did nothing about it though!! NO WALL PLUGS! The wifi is crap and doesn't work! The room is dirty,...

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3Thank Taryn H
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 17 November 2014

I stayed here one night with two friends. We booked our room that day after deciding to extend a day beach trip into an overnight trip. We choose the hotel because it was cheap and didn't look too bad on the outside during the day. However, in the evening there were many sketchy people on the property and we did...

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4Thank Ivana K
Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 9 October 2014

This hotel is horrible and doesn't charge what they advertise on heir own website. they advertised on their website all rooms are $39.95 a night plus 13%tax but tried to charge me $65. I asked them to honor their advertised rate of $39.95 a night and they said no.

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5Thank Shadow99x99x
Talbott, Tennessee
Reviewed 25 July 2014

Room was large, bathroom double that of most. One wall switch controlled all 3 outlets, ( tv, fridge, and lamps ) had them all used up though. To plug in a laptop or to charge your cell. Be prepared to do without something. One small window in bedroom, one tiny window in bathroom. Good cold air, tv damaged but worked....

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3Thank David H
Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 July 2014 via mobile

Scary situation. Arrived early and clerk says check in is in 2 hours. No problem, I wait in my vehicle in car park. Clerk says only guests' cars allowed in their (empty) car park. I say, well, I am waiting to check in. He keeps repeating this. Before I leave, I go in and ask for his manager. He starts...

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11Thank myexperiencehere
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Please stay away from this hotel! We were on vacation in Carolina Beach when the hurricane came through. We needed a hotel quickly so we grabbed this one. Wish we would not have found it! The rooms smelled, the frig smelled, the closet smelled, the walls were dirty, and the service no good. We went out to see some attractions,...

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7Thank Ms_teacher123
Elizabethtown, North Carolina
Reviewed 12 April 2014

My husband and I booked a room here on our anniversary and happen to fall on azalea festival. We returned early about 12 pm the room was still not clean no new towels, the toilet ran every two mins. Never again will we stay here this was the worse time so far.

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3Thank Tracy N
Washington, New Jersey
Reviewed 20 March 2014

The guy was really nice when I checked in and the room was old but I didn't really mind that. There weren't any outlets (well there were but you couldn't unplug them unless you wanted to unplug the tv or move a big dresser from the wall). I thought everything was going ok until I went to use the bathroom...

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1Thank Objective-lady
Garner, North Carolina
Reviewed 30 December 2013

The mildew smell does take you back when you open the door. Fortunately for us it was winter so there weren't any bugs in the room. As for the décor the TV was a tube TV. I think that pretty much says it all. I will say I did get a story I will tell for years. The Ice machine...

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3Thank parrib1
Old Saybrook, Connecticut
Reviewed 7 November 2013 via mobile

We had a nice room with king size bed in the back of the front building away from road , and was quite. Room was clean, everything worked except light by the mirror, we called the front office and they promptly replaced the light bulb , friendly staff, good location , will stay again.

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“Ask to stay as close to the front office as possible.”
chplhill2015, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“When checking in to a hotel ask to see the room you will be staying in before you pay.”
suzannep478, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Not suitable for families or most people. There was wifi, but I couldn't get it to work.”
Janine818, 12 May 2015 | Read review
“Check the room for bedbugs before you bringing in your luggage or sleeping here.”
322charlottec, 17 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Avoid this hotel at all costs! Sleep in your car if you have to!”
Shadow99x99x, 9 Oct 2014 | Read review
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