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Sea Ranch Resort

Orbitz.comUS$115*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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woodbridge,va
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You are right on the beach, the balcony nearly overhangs the water at high tide. The views are amazing! We loved the 2 BR unit- most of it had been updated and the rooms were very large. Definitely had more than enough space for the 3 of us. It was quiet too and in a great location, could even walk...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful view of the ocean. I mean, Just Beautiful, You can sit on the balcony of your ocean front room and see the full beach and all. Its very beautiful. The room is dated.. We stayed in the Full 2 bedroom suite. we were told that the room was updated, if that is the case i would hate to see...

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Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked an ocean front room and were very pleased with the view and the proximity to the beach right outside our door (and over the dune). The resort has a pool, but it is surrounded by glass, so you don't have the benefit of the sun and air moving. Rooms were clean and well cared for, but a little...

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Newport News, Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Whenever we come down to the outer banks, this is my top pick on where to stay! Staff is always friendly, the rooms are always clean and the view is amazing! Came down on a last minute birthday trip and it was just so relaxing and enjoyable! Definitely a place to stay, and can't wait to be back.

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

The staff was so friendly. They recommended great food, even though we weren't eating at their restaurant. One even took a picture or my husband and me on the beach and asked if I wanted it. It was a beautiful place, right on the beach.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

So friendly upon my arrival. The staff at the beach side bistro almost over friendly. My dinner grilled shrimp over penne pasts with a basil pesto sauce ....delish. Room nice and clean did not choose the ocean front . The beach clean the water so calming. Yes I would return .

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1Thank Denhaag62
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old and outdated place! Bed is so old and out of shape, my husband fell off it at night several times. The springs are broken. The humidifier was running all night long as a standing unit in the room, never experienced this before in a hotel. Very bare minimum in terms of everything provided in the room. Asked the front...

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Mary Anne A, Public Relations Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

We're sorry to hear of your disappointment but appreciate your feedback. This does not sound typical of our staff nor a typical guest experience. Would you please send us a direct message with more information so we could look into what occurred during your stay? We look forward to hearing from you. Best ~ Sea Ranch Resort

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are not a lot of hotels in this area but this 1 has got it. Loved the view. Loved the restaurant. Its in the middle of it all. Great staff. Very helpful. If you go to this area make sure you visit The Kill Devil Grill you wont be sorry!!

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1Thank hairbyt
Mary Anne A, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the amazing five-star review! Our location, proximity to the beach are truly unbeatable! We appreciate your business and look forward to your return! Best ~ Sea Ranch Resort

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Sea Ranch in April! The room was clean and had a good amount of space. Rooms could use some updating and fresh carpet. But, loved the fridge freezer combo with microwave. For the price and location I feel we would stay again. Also the Resturant located on property had a very limited menu. The fries and...

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Mary Anne A, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest feedback! We will take all of your comments into consideration as our goal is to offer a great guest experience as well as a memorable vacation. Thanks again, we appreciate your business! Best Regards ~ Sea Ranch Resort

Greenville, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our two night visit at Sea Ranch Resort for my nephew's wedding. The hotel is a little dated but was very clean. But mostly, I would like to say how friendly, professional and helpful the hotel staff was! Food was also very good - especially the chicken that was served at the dinner buffet for our wedding party....

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Mary Anne A, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Ranch Resort, responded to this review

Thanks you so much for you recommendations to potential guests! We are so happy to be a part of your Nephew's wedding and you Outer Banks Experience. We hope that you will return soon!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the room accommodations that reflect a coastal color palette and modern room finishes that will create a relaxing and comfortable space for your stay. Convenient on-site amenities include an enclosed heated pool (seasonal),fitness center, outside picnic area and grill. The Sea Ranch also welcomes you to our oceanfront restaurant, the Beachside Bistro, which offers a delightful menu with a focus on American Coastal Cuisine. Join us in the dining room or on our deck where you can soak in the beautiful ocean view! Beachfront Resort: All rooms on the oceanfront and main building include: microwaves, refrigerators, Cable TV and Internet. Oceanfront Suites: 2 BR / 2 Bath fully equipped, condo style suites. Each suite offers a fully equipped kitchen, washer & dryer and living room with a sleeper sofa! Minimum of a 2 night stay required in season. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Ranch Resort

Address: 1731 N Virginia Dare Trl, PO Box 325, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7940
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Kill Devil Hills
Price Range: RM498 - RM1,139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sea Ranch Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Sea Ranch Hotel Kill Devil Hills
Sea Hotel Kill Devil Hills
Sea Ranch Resort Kill Devil Hills, NC - Outer Banks
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
#2 Business Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
#2 Family Hotel in Kill Devil Hills
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ocean view room is the best!!”
  • 2nd bedroom
  • Living room
  • Kitchen with washer and dryer
  • Kitchen
  • Master Bedroom
  • Living room
  • Living Room
  • Master Bathroom
laaws27, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“newer section is all ocean front”
_dvoncannon, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in room with Ocean view. Main Building does not have ocean view.”
rvarney, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“Beautiful views from uppers. If we had children with us the lower floors would have been easier.”
VVMomNh, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“Loved the view from room 517!”
greglA4629KJ, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
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