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We were in one of the motel-like units (ground floor, north side, parking out front). Nice clean rooms and quite well-provided but otherwise nothing special - just fine for an overnight, which was all we needed, and decent value. We did like the proximity to...More
Response from edward22, General Manager at John Yancey Oceanfront InnResponded 25 February 2018
Thank you for staying with us. Hope to see you back on your next trip to the OBX. Thank you again and come back when the temps warm up like this past weekend. You will love those early morning and late afternoon beach walks with...More
Just returned home after a long weekend stay at John Yancey, and let me say that we loved it! The staff were friendly and helpful, and they're working on improving the general appearance (painting, etc). We literally stepped off of our decking and onto the...More
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Response from edward22, Owner at John Yancey Oceanfront InnResponded 20 February 2018
Thanks! Yes, we have big things planned this fall for the property as we look to modernize the hotel. We appreciate the kind feedback and are glad you had a great time! Come back and see us again soon!
Loved the inn! We had oceanfront room which literally was in our backyard. The room was clean and furnished with everything. Our 2 schnauzers ran on the beach and walked the shoreline. It was amazing. The people of Nags Head are very friendly and make...More
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Response from edward22, Owner at John Yancey Oceanfront InnResponded 29 December 2017
Thanks so much for your kind feedback! We agree and think we have the best staff on the OBX! We look forward to having you back in 2018!
They have a pile driver next to their property that loudly pounds at the earth from early in the morning all day long. Instead of a quiet winter beach experience.... this was torture. The loud pounding noise forced us to check out early and change...More
Response from edward22, Front Office Manager at John Yancey Oceanfront InnResponded 15 December 2017
Correct, there is a new project going on across the street. The pilings will be completed this winter so shouldn't bother us come Spring. We do recommend our oceanfront rooms which would be far from the noise - and not to mention the great ocean...More
Ok admittedly the exterior needs renovation...but don't let that be a deterrent, because although it is a bit dated on the exterior, it happens to be very clean. The interior is nothing fancy either but again it has comfortable beds and the room was extremely...More
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Response from edward22, Front Office Manager at John Yancey Oceanfront InnResponded 16 November 2017
Thanks for your feedback. In fact, we have a major renovation planned for the hotel guest room and exterior. We love the sunrises and best of beach meals at Kill Devil Grill! Hope you come back and see us again!