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fayetteville, nc
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I will never…ever…recommend this facility to anyone, nor, will I ever return to such an ill taken care of facility. Here is why. About two weeks prior to Memorial Day we made reservations over the phone with Ms. Johnson, the proprietor, for the 2nd to the 5th of September. I indicated we would arrive around 6 or 6:30 PM. During... More 

Thank richinnc
Virginia Beach, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Beware!  Super rude!  My son had a wedding there 9/17/16.  She appeared friendly when we chose the venue, but when it came time for the venue, she absolutely fell apart. Wouldn't answer questions about how to reset a breakers (that kept blowing), turned vendors away when they were setting up the day before the wedding (including the tent setup!).  House... More 

Thank auctionguy10
ThePondHouseInn, Owner at Pond House Inn, responded to this review

It is difficult to respond positively to this review. We have done almost a hundred weddings over 15 years, but we have never had one as problematic as this one. The bride was beautiful and so was the wedding, but the groom's family was difficult. They showed up 4 hours earlier than they were told they could, encroaching upon the... More 

Frederick, Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Martha hosts a wonderful stay. We visited on our Anniversary weekend on our way to the outer banks for a week. The home is amazing with all of it's history. Although there isn't much to the downtown area, we found an excellent casual gourmet restaurant for dinner located in an old store front building. We were treated to a fresh... More 

Thank Alicia U
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Our stay at the Pond House Inn was simply delightful! My husband surprised me with this gem of a treat. He is great with picking out wonderful beds & breakfasts and this was no exception. I was so excited driving up the winding driveway to see the picturesque stone landscaping & edging around the islands themselves. Resplendently landscaped It looked... More 

Thank Relaxed_Explorer2
ThePondHouseInn, Owner at Pond House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We enjoyed having you with us and I hope we see you again! More 

1 review
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful, quiet home; plentiful breakfast and gracious hostess! I thoroughly enjoyed my stay in the Goldenrod room at Pond House Inn. A most comfortable bed allowed me three nights' restful sleep. The river is just across the landscaped yard of the Inn offering serene views. I will definitely return another time!

Thank Terry L
ThePondHouseInn, Owner at Pond House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Terry, for a lovely response! I enjoyed your time here very much, getting to know you and for giving me some very useful "puppy whisperer" instruction! I look forward to having you with us again. More 

Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
8 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Very nice place to stay. Very quiet and laid back. Beautiful views. The beds and pillows were very comfortable. The house keeper was very nice and welcoming. We took our 2 and 3 year old and just felt like we were home. Recommend staying here instead of hotel. We were able to sign up for breakfast time which was nice... More 

Thank kiaraeyer
Greenville, South Carolina
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12 reviews
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The grounds are very nice, the house is well kept, and the owners are great. Elizabeth City is a short drive away for dinner. Breakfast was very good. The house has a book and movie library. The Wi Fi coverage was very spotty, kept dropping out.

Thank BWB1973-1
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Hubby and I stayed there one night while we were touring the surrounding area. I had selected this B&B because of all the great reviews, and I agree with all the positive things that have been said. Martha is the perfect hostess, being there when we needed her while allowing us the privacy and one would expect. Upon arrival, Martha... More 

Thank jelliellie
Efland, North Carolina
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22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We stopped here for an evening since we were looking for a bed and breakfast to relax at. The Inn is very attractive and is beautifully decorated. Martha is a wonderful hostess and cooks a great breakfast. Our one negative is the town of Elizabeth City, were it is located. The town is old and not very attractive. We had... More 

Thank Michael B
ThePondHouseInn, Owner at Pond House Inn, responded to this review

We thank this guest for his nice comments, however, we do feel we are being viewed negatively because this guest did not like the town. Elizabeth City is a sweet little gem, but unfortunately, streets have been and are being closed temporarily for paving and replacement of sewer lines. That does cause some inconvenience and some restaurants did have to... More 

Roxboro, North Carolina
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016

The weekend at Pond House Inn was a gift and we were not disappointed. The house is beautiful and Martha is an excellent host. Our room looked out over the beautiful garden and picturesque river. (All the rooms have this view) The breakfasts are custom prepared with generous portions and excellent quality. The location is within walking distance of downtown... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Concierge
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Additional Information about Pond House Inn

Address: 915 Rivershore Road, Elizabeth City, NC 27909
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Elizabeth City
Price Range: ₹ 9,069 - ₹ 10,841 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pond House Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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