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Pool & Beach (145)
Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“half bath”(24 reviews)
“small balcony”(24 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This all condo hotel (the resort rents out the privately owned condos for the owners) that is located at the very end of Wrightsville Beach near the channel - across from Figure 8 Island. If you go here during the high season you will find...More

1  Thank Shellys_Travel_Story
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful part of the coastline- bordering a nature reserve of some sort-- lots of beach birds. The beach was amazing! Soft sand and gentle waves (at least during our stay). The rooms of the resort were clean and the kitchenette in the suite...More

Thank veronica999000
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was clean, two double beds in one room, a bath and a half, small kitchen, fold out couch, two chairs and dining table for 4, with balcony large enough for two deck chairs. The hotel has indoor and outdoor pool, and is the...More

Thank William H
Response from Richard G, Front Office Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed all of the amenities that our resort has to offer. I apologize if some aspects of your stay were not as expected. We hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place great views of the ocean.every room has a a ocean view.. You can bike, kayak,fish, jet ski.in the area great food places from breakfast to dinner...the staff hear was very helpful with all of your needs.

Thank Elk2016hunter
Response from Richard G, Front Desk Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed all of our amenities and staff. We strive everyday to make our guests trips memorable. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived on a Wednesday afternoon, loved they had their own parking garage, an indoor and outdoor pool with hot tub that was easy to access, it’s right on the beach with easy access. The only down side was the room had a harsh chemical...More

Thank Shelby H
Response from Richard G, Front Desk Manager at Shell Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us here at Shell Island Resort. I am sorry about the chemical smell in the room. We hope you choose to come back and visit again soon.

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$181 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$181 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Arvian
26 July 2018|
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Response from Beth S | Reviewed this property |
It is a very nice family friendly place! It needs a very small bit of renovating but indeed worth the price. Have fun!!
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Klaus L
28 December 2017|
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Response from Grady A | Reviewed this property |
I haven’t been there when they’ve had fireworks but I’m sure someone working there can answer!
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suzannehstanley
30 November 2017|
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Response from Richard G | Property representative |
All of the rooms at Shell Island Resort are one bedroom suites. You do have the option of one king bed or two double beds when you book your suite. All of the rooms also have a separate living area with a full-size sleeper... More
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"Ask for an END UNIT room. You will get better views and extra windows."
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"Avoid first floor at all cost"
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"All rooms are beach front, and all are great!"
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"All ocean front so all are fabulous views!"
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