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Colfax, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place. Found this after booking a chain hotel on Market that was sketchy and canceling after check in. Called this place and the owner was super friendly. We got there and were offered to check the room out before reserving. Would have never expected this place to be so cute. It had such a coastal home feel. Adorable,...

2Thank girdyatsea
Bald Head Island, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I needed to stay for a week at Wrightsville Beach. We stayed in room 103, and absolutely loved it. The room was very comfortable, and truly felt like home! There were two queen beds, tv with cable, wifi, and kitchenette! Over the rainy days we loved staying in the cozy room, and the location was convenient to...

Thank AlliCullum503
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We love this spot! It's a hidden treasure in Wrightsville Beach. The condo's are renovated, clean and very safe! There are TV's with full cable, wifi, comfortable beds. Rates are great too. Our condo had a kitchen nook, which was perfect for us. The location is amazing (close to restaurants, bars -- literally anything you need) and the staff is...

Thank Adrienne V
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Location is not bad but still a short drive to Wrightsville beach so have to contend with parking, however literally opposite 3 excellent fish/grill restaurants Rooms are clean and the condo itself has plenty of space including kitchen but the condition is shabby and certainly seen better times - cupboard door fallen off, cooker rusty and cigarette burn in duvet...

1Thank Shaunm1972
Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 6 May 2016

I've stayed at the Waterway Lodge several times, and really don't understand the handful of negative reviews here. It's a privately owned hotel in a fantastic location, where you spend half of what you would anywhere on the beach, yet are a quick walk or bike ride to several restaurants, bars, shops, and of course the beach. Walk across the...

1Thank Daniel T
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 September 2015

I am a hotel snob , I admit it. But do to unforeseen issues , my family including dog were in need of a quick dog friendly hotel to stay at . After reading reviews , waterway seemed an ok place . The outside looks like a typical side of the road hotel which typically I would never stay in...

Thank 453cathy
Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 September 2015

DO NOT STAY HERE! The worst experience at a hotel that i have ever had. We stayed at a Renaissance earlier in the week in another town and they charged 10 dollars more a night and the experience was exception compared to this dump. The young girl at the front desk and the new guy were completely rude and not...

3Thank Lauren S
Lutherville, Maryland
Reviewed 18 June 2015

A friend and I stayed two nights at the Waterway Lodge in early June. It is conveniently located a half mile from the Seapath Marina, and within walking distance of several nice restaurants. It is also about one mile to the beach. The desk clerk was friendly and helpful. Upon arrival, our room appeared clean. However, when we returned to...

1Thank fishman6771
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We waited until the last minute to book for memorial day weekend and could only find a room here. I understand that it was a busy weekend, but this hotel bathroom appears to have not been properly cleaned in YEARS! Black mold in the corners of bathroom floor, hair from the previous occupants still on the floor, mold in every...

3Thank Jessica C
Greenwood, South Carolina
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

We originally reserved a room but upgraded to a suite. It was like staying in a loft/condo. Unfortunately the place reeked of car urine so we lit some candles. There was only one bedroom and one bathroom, along with a small loft with a twin bed and skylight window. The bathroom also had a washer and dryer unit. The pool...

2Thank Anna J

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Waterway Lodge

Address: 7246 Wrightsville Ave., Wrightsville Beach, NC
Region: United States > North Carolina > Wrightsville Beach
Price Range: RM330 - RM748 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 296
Also Known As:
Waterway Hotel Wrightsville Beach
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“BEST location”
adriennev882, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Just call the desk and ask! They'll fit you with a kitchen, king bed, whatever you need.”
804danielt, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Not there there are any. We had no hot water the morning we left, as did others. No one in the front office to check with.”
leegG5626FJ, 27 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Ask for 222 or 227!”
776kristens, 28 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Request one on first floor so you can park and walk in. A little noisey from the road to Wrightsville Beach, but the A/C drowns out most of the noise. We were so tired it didn't matter.”
rejohnson, 21 May 2013 | Read review
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