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Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Stayed two days room not cleaned the first day, people smoking and sitting in front of our room kept knocking on door, had to call desk took them over an hour to move them. Bed very uncomfortable, Resturant one step above sandwich place Did have a great view, staff helpful. When told about problems no adjustment offered just I'am sorry....

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3Thank Forrest B
Wake Forest, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Shell Island is at the top of Wrightsville Beach. Therefore it is quieter and it has way more beach. Our room appeared to be updated compared to earlier stays. The staff and service were great. The views were stunning

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Reviewed 26 May 2015

I would highly recommend this hotel. The staff was friendly and very helpful with any and all our needs. The view was perfect of the beach and the Ocean. It was very clean and very quiet. Room service was a plus for our late night Teenagers and the breakfast bar was good for me so I could enjoy my stay...

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Thank Barbie H
Reviewed 26 May 2015

First let me say that we have visited Shell Island in the past and it has always been nice, but this time it was FANTASTIC. The location is simply the best on the east coast, and hands down provides the best view compared to any of the other hotels on Wrightsville Beach. The Resort sits at the end of the...

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Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Excellent stay! Clean, fun, reasonable cost, beautiful view, entertainment, great comfort (ocean breeze, waves). Close to everything; fishing, shopping, restaraunts, aquarium, museums, uss nc (!). Great food & staff; especially Hollie at breakfast (thanks!).

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2Thank john3214567
Clayton, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Overall pleased with the hotel, although the upgraded room I sprung for didn't feel worth the money, it wasn't updated like the pictures on the website. Staff was awesome, everyone was super friendly. Great location, nice indoor and outdoor pools, and bunnies were always hanging around the grass outside! Good overall but mad I paid for an upgraded room that...

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2Thank jenbjin
Geneva
Reviewed 19 May 2015

We had a nice room had separate king bedroom, two bathrooms and a common room that was kitchenette, living and dining area. All you needed. We stopped at the grocery store and hardly ever left the place. They have a nice restaurant and pool area with bar service too.

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Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 19 May 2015

We stayed here for a friend's wedding in March and absolutely loved it. Despite the cold, rainy weather outside, the rooms were clean and warm. The staff were also very friendly and accommodating. We would consider staying here again if we were to travel back to the area.

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1Thank AndyandKayla
Browns Summit, North Carolina
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Our visit to Shell Island was one we will never forget. The whole staff, especially Hollie and Dang, in the restaurant, were wonderful! They were so friendly and attentive to our requests! It was our first trip away together and they made it so much more special. We definitely plan to go back and hope they are working when we...

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Hillsborough, North Carolina
Reviewed 13 May 2015

We are so pleased with our stay at shell island resort. The moment we walked into the lobby we were welcomed wholeheartedly by Henry, the front desk personality! Then we were greeted by Rich, who was so friendly too. Henry made sure we received whatever we needed, I felt very pampered! That extended to the restaurant, where our wonderful breakfast...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • 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
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • 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: £131 - £299 (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:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#5 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
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“All rooms are Ocean View, great location”
 of 5 bubbles portergg, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“all of the rooms have an ocean view and well appointed kitchens !”
 of 5 bubbles kingtutNorthCarolina, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Maybe higher than 2nd floor for better views”
 of 5 bubbles WI_Muskego, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“book elsewhere!”
 of 5 bubbles CJS1958, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have an ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles MammaTraveler, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
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