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Sea Foam Motel

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“screen door”(15 reviews)
“the outer banks”(30 reviews)
“second floor”(16 reviews)
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All reviewsscreen doorthe outer bankssecond floorocean frontpristine beachold schoolwithin walking distancejeannette's pieroceanfront roomholiday innhome away from homeclean roomprivate balconynice pooldefinitely stay here againfull kitchenstaff was very friendly
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We stayed here several times in the 80s and decided to return this fall . The Sea Foam is aging, but it is clean and the view from the upper rooms overlooking the dunes and ocean is spectacular. If you can ignore the rusting screen...More

Thank Virginiatravel1
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This place is on the national registry for historic places. It is not a Holiday Inn. What it does have is character, pleasant helpful staff, balcony overlooking the ocean, close to lots of things, affordable, and did I mention clean? Super great place!! My husband...More

Thank Lady38Sp
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

The motel is on the beach. If you do not want to be a block or more from the beach consider the Sea Foam. The Sea Foam is old and a little worn but it is on the beach and as clean as most motels/hotels....More

Thank Larry G
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I came down for a week. Yes it is very close to things but this motel needs a major upgrade. My husband wears a CPAP with no plug in near the bed, we had to pull the mattress from the wall to...More

Thank MandaKRN
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Had not been here for 10 plus years,hard to seem but it was exactly as I remembered it.Very few places that are not expensive condos that you can open the door and see the ocean.We opted for the upstairs with the ocean view and private...More

Thank ChALUTCH
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$62 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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jperotti60
14 August 2017|
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Response from NowOnOBX-KateInNJ52 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Stem, aka J Perotti6! On Trip Advisor I would suggest you use the Search feature (the magnifying glass icon up top), then find the motel you want to review and there should be a "Write A Review" rectangular button to... More
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Gail E
20 May 2017|
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Response from NowOnOBX-KateInNJ52 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't work there and I see that you posted your question many months ago, but I believe the answer to your question is yes, they accept any dogs, but only in certain rooms. They're great rooms, though! Seafoam prefers... More
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Denise L
1 April 2017|
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Response from NowOnOBX-KateInNJ52 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I don't work there but they prefer that all reservations be made by phone. My guess would be that they do have oceanside rooms open for April. Here is their phone number: (252) 441-7320 Have a great time here on the OBX... More
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"First floor rooms just steps from the ocean. Second floor balcony has views of the ocean."
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"High Floors for Views---Low Floors for Children"
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"Get a first floor ocean front room for immediate beach access or get a second floor ocean front room for the..."
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"Ask for a 2nd or 3rd floor Oceanside room!"
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