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We went to Outer Banks for the first time with our 6 y.o. and 3 y.o. for a week long trip. This hotel was a bit of a gamble on my part because I like all the fancy ammenities and this place didn't seem to...More
1 Thank Stephanie S
Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 17 March 2017
Thank you for the kind words! We look forward to having you all back and hope you make us your home away from home.
I stay here every time I go to the Outer Banks. It's a small family owned motel. No frills but clean and friendly. Great location not far from the beach and fishing piers and you can cook your catch onsite.
Thank Althea G
Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 29 September 2016
Thank you! We love seeing guests every year, they become family!
In hindsight I agree with most of the reviews I read. This motel would be ideal for someone who doesn't plan to spend a lot of time in the room. The room I stayed in needs work. The nightstand had drill holes in it, a...More
Lodging for the area was affordable in peak season at 112.00 for two queen beds per taxes per night. Beds seemed more like full size beds. When we checked in, our room smelled very musty. Either we got used to it or going in and...More
We made reservations here because our favorite place had no rooms. I have stayed here before but it was 15-20 years ago. We knew it was a "bare bones" type of place BUT it needs a lot of work. The location is great & they...More
Thank melinda d
Response from NC_Islander_12, General Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 26 July 2016
I wish I had known of all these issues before you left. Had I known of the fly and bug issues you would have been moved that first night. I am glad to hear you were offered a different room the next morning and am...More
Response from TarHeel M | Property representative |
The Tar Heel Motel is not pet friendly. It is across the street from the ocean which is why it's so much cheaper. Less then a five minute walk and the motel has a beach access on the corner of its property. All rooms have... More
The Tar Heel Motel is not pet friendly. It is across the street from the ocean which is why it's so much cheaper. Less then a five minute walk and the motel has a beach access on the corner of its property. All rooms have mini fridges and some rooms even have full size fridges.