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Washington, D.C.
Reviewed 1 February 2015

This place has existed in Buxton for generations - my parents used to stay here when it was called Hodges back in the day. Many of the rooms have cozy and convenient screened in front porches. The efficiency units are great for a couple staying for a long weekend, looking to save some money by cooking their catch. The decor...

2Thank OBX_Road_Trip
Reviewed 29 October 2014

It is close to several eating places and has some nice places to see the sunset. You can get up early and enjoy the sunrise right outside your door. We got to watch some fishermen catch a large fish from the shore and show it off. Room was nice and beds were comfortable. I definitely would stay here again.

1Thank ko1776
Winchester, Virginia
Reviewed 29 August 2014

I've been visiting the OBX since the early 70's, back when it was considerably less populated. :) Buxton Beach Motel is a reminder of how the Outer Banks used to be years ago. Simple, clean, low-key, relaxed. David, the owner, is incredibly friendly and accommodating. Every time I visit (which sometimes has been nearly every other weekend during the Summer...

2Thank Terri T
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 May 2014

This motel has a great location, near a surfing beach (a few minutes' walk down Ocean Drive), a short drive to the Cape Hatteras LIghthouse, and near Frisco. It is clean, basic, and having a front porch was wonderful. I loved the outdoor shower for rinsing off sand and my surfboard. I loved being able to have my two dogs...

2Thank silverfern1
East Liverpool, Ohio
Reviewed 7 December 2013

we stayed here by chance..we were stranded because of the Bonner Bridge Closing..room was very comfortable and clean..we were very lucky they were open alot of places had closed for the season..Thanks to the staff for taking care of the stranded travelers..

1Thank Nina993
va beach, va
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Once I found this place I knew where I wanted to stay on our frequent visits to Hatteras. The rooms are cozy and I love the outdoor shower. Even though you have a shower in your room. I prefer the outside one. Epic! Dog friendly is the best part. The stray cats that walk around the property drive my dogs...

6Thank shoults4
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2012

What a sweet, little place the Buxton Beach Motel is. Walking distance to the beach and a very quiet location. We had an efficiency room and it was very clean and practical. The owners are lovely people and very friendly. Very good value for money. We booked for a couple of days and stayed for 5!! We've been travelling for...

1Thank RogDee
Reviewed 8 August 2012

This is our 3rd time here, and we have not been disappointed. The units all have their own identity, and we have stayed in several different ones. Don't expect the Ritz, but enjoy the atmosphere. It is close to the beach, pet friendly, and the owners are awesome. If you want to go to the beach with your family, and...

3Thank SherryMVa
Northern Virginia
Reviewed 19 April 2012

Every July we stay at the Buxton Beach Motel. The duplex we stay in, is clean and comfortable. It has a screened in porch and you step into the living room with a couch and another small couch and a chair. There is a large round dining room table off the full kitchen. There are two bedrooms both with double...

5Thank 51elvis
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 25 February 2012

I almost hesitate to write, as I feel we will lose our chances for rebooking next year. We are going to B.B. Motel for the 4th time. It's just myself, my husband and our Golden Retriever. We never wanted to rent a huge house, where the only way to be cost affected is to share with others. This motel allows...

5Thank Anne19511231

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Additional Information about Buxton Beach Hotel

Address: Old Lighthouse Road, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Hatteras Island > Buxton
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Buxton Beach Hotel NC - Hatteras Island
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“Room 7, an efficiency, had plenty of room for an extended stay for a couple.”
  • sunset
  • Great sunsets just outside the front door
  • They still use the old motel key system - room 7 is great!
  • Our own screened in porch was the perfect place to hang wet suits and towels
  • The sleeping side
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  • Bathrooms are very small, but there's also an outdoor shower too
  • The interior of the efficiency room
 of 5 bubbles OBX_Road_Trip, 1 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Be sure to stay on the upper level for the best views but there are stairs and if you have a lot of luggage it will be a bit of a struggle. 😄”
 of 5 bubbles ko1776, 28 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Walking distance to ice cream, putt putt golf, restaurants and the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles 51elvis, 19 Apr 2012 | Read review
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