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Elizabethan Inn

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Welcome to Elizabethan Inn on Historic Roanoke Island. Discover the friendly atmosphere and relaxing pool facilities that make the Elizabethan Inn your perfect island destination on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Whether you are planning a family adventure, group retreat or business trip — our comfort, convenience and affordable prices are sure to please. Centrally located in the heart of Roanoke Island, Elizabethan Inn is a year round resort with shaded grounds and country manor charm. Providing for the needs of visitors since 1954, the Inn offers a friendly atmosphere, year round indoor pool/gym facilities, and an excellent authentic Italian cuisine restaurant all on premises. For recreation and relaxation guests can enjoy an indoor heated pool, whirlpool, sauna, seasonal outdoor pool, and exercise room. Amenities include free wireless internet service, cable TV with HBO, and microwaves/refrigerators/coffee machines in all rooms. Elizabethan Inn, an Outer Banks hotel located in Manteo, NC on historic Roanoke Island, is the perfect place to take advantage of all that this destination has to offer. Tucked in along the shores of Shallowbag Bay, the picturesque waterfront village of Manteo is surrounded by tranquil waters and is just minutes from Nags Head’s beautiful beaches, lighthouses, Jockey’s Ridge and the world famous Wright Brother’s Memorial. Elizabethan Inn has been welcoming guests since the turn of the century. Guests come from near and far to experience gracious hospitality in this lovely historic town. The location of the Elizabethan Inn provides easy touring of Roanoke Island, which offers such visitor venues as the North Carolina Aquarium, Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, The Lost Colony Outdoor Symphonic Drama, the Elizabethan Gardens, Roanoke Island Festival Park, the NC Maritime Museum, and the Roanoke Marsh Lighthouse. Along the waterfront are unique boutiques for shopping and incredible restaurants to suit any taste. Only an hour to the north, you can enjoy visiting the Jockey’s Ridge State Park, Whale head Museum, NC Wildlife Museum, Wright Brothers National Memorial, Currituck Lighthouse, and some of North Carolina’s wineries and vineyards offering wine tastings and tours. Traveling to the south you may enjoy visiting the Pea Island Wildlife Refuge, the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Bodie Island Lighthouse, Chicamacomico Life Saving Museum, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, and the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, or taking one of North Carolina's unique ferries to visit Ocracoke Island. Traveling Inland to the Mainland, you will venture into the Alligator National Wildlife Refuge, home to the red wolf, black bears, alligators, and a myriad of bird life. And, of course, shopping, special tours, and the unexpected adventures that can be found all along the way; kayaking, birding, hang gliding, parasailing, and sport fishing. Return to Elizabethan Inn after a day full of fun and adventure to relax for a spell, enjoy the heated pool, gym and sauna. For those who want to “Tie the Knot” on the Outer Banks, destination weddings and honeymoons are hugely popular. Elizabethan Inn is your perfect destination on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. When you stay at Elizabethan Inn, you will enjoy a unique experience – a place where both natural and cultural resources abound. Elizabethan Inn always offers nothing less than superb customer service to each of our guest. It is a place that will lure you back again, again and again.
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Front desk staff is nice. Location is perfect, 5 minutes to beach. Rooms are good and they have an indoor pool and gym. Within walking distance to shops, grocery stores and the water front of Manteo, NC. A great bike shop is nearby where you can rent bikes for adults and
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Very courteous staff, they go out of their way if you need a late check in. Rooms are clean and comfortable. we left some personal items in room and they were very polite and mailed items to us. Very nice atmosphere to not worry about vehicle and your stay.
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I have known the Elizabethan for at least 40 years, when I lived in Manteo. It was old then, and non-too attractive, but it was a local institution. During "Diego," we looked desperately for a pet-friendly room and we got one there, all the way at the back of its several
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Response from elizabethaninn, Public Relations Manager at Elizabethan Inn
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hello guest, thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us. Our customer’s feedback really matter a lot to us as they aid us to serve better each time. We promise, you will get much better staying experience during your next visit at our hotel. Have a great day!!
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This place is disgusting and dirty, the pillows smelled musky the floor cant be walked on barefoot. The property is dated and in disrepair. We came in late after driving 15 hours threw hurricane flooded roads and was met by staff that did not want to be inconvenienced by our
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Response from elizabethaninn, Owner at Elizabethan Inn
Responded 29 Nov 2018
Hello customer, we are really very sad to hear that your staying experience at our place was not good. We have forwarded the matter to the concerned department and taking all corrective actions to resolve them. We promise, you will get much better staying experience during your next stay at our lodging property.
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We stayed 2 nights at Elizabethan. It was clean and the staff friendly. Do NOT book any room near or under the 2nd floor gym however. Not sure why gym is on a 2nd floor and they do shut down at 9PM but the noise is disturbing if someone is using the gym. Otherwise, it is
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Response from elizabethaninn, Owner at Elizabethan Inn
Responded 29 Nov 2018
Hello customer, we are grateful to you for posting such a great compliment about our hotel. We are really very happy to serve you. Hope you come again and recommend us to others as well. We will wait to serve you again! Have a nice day!!
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Is there a pet fee?
I'm so sorry that I can not say for sure if they do or not since I don't have fur babies. I hope you enjoy your trip.
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Are toilets cleaned good?
My toilet was fine, but I'm a single guy and really don't worry about that too much. Sorry I couldn't be more help on that question
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How comfortable ever were the beds?
Not very!
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"pet friendly also"
"We stayed there out of season, cannot say what it's like during the summer."
"Book a room far away from gym area."
"we stayed on the outside wall, was quiet but i did hear some noise... stay in an inside room and you'll probably have no noise."
"If you want good wifi ask for the main building."
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PRICE RANGE
US$68 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
elizabethan hotel manteo
LOCATION
United StatesNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina CoastOuter BanksRoanoke IslandManteo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
78
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