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Tar Heel Motel

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Traveller (35)
Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (3)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“nice pool”(8 reviews)
“beach access”(8 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
2 Star Hotel
Kick off your shoes and relax ole' Nags Head Style at the Tar Heel Motel of the Outer Banks. Walk to the beach, enjoy our pool, grill out in our picnic area. All rooms have microwave, mini-fridge, cable tv and free WiFi. The Tar Heel is in walking distance of restaurants and fishing...
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Location and contact
7010 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9124
24 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We usually rent a house in the OBX, but after an email announcement of the newly renovated property and summer specials, we decided to give it a try for a few days. Firstly, the rooms are very nice. King beds (a little too firm for...More

Thank fred e
Reviewed 6 days ago

This motel has just been renovated and is beautiful inside. Just got back home from our vacation. Clean, great sunny decor, pool, across the street from the beach, nice courteous staff, courtesy quality large gas barbecue grills (used those alot). We had a great time....More

Thank johnnm63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had stayed here in the past and liked the location. The new owners completely renovated the place. It is sweet. Disregard any reviews prior to this Summer of 2018. The owners walk around and checked on us every day to make sure we were...More

1  Thank Paul G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

LOVED our stay at Tar Heel Motel!!! It was so fresh and new and modern and cute! Could skip to the beach it was so close! Staff were sooo friendly and accommodating! Would totally stay here again and recommend to friends and family:) Big thanks...More

1  Thank novakscott0
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

3-3 1/2 stars. It’s a budget friendly mom and pop motel right across from the beach. We stayed one night and didn’t have any major complaints. The owner and staff were nice and the room was clean in the bathroom and beds, but the refrigerator...More

Thank DanaLfromKY
Response from NC_Islander_12, Manager at Tar Heel MotelResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you for your honest review! We agree and are always updating at the motel so keep us on your list for your next visit.

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Kick off your shoes and relax ole' Nags Head Style at the Tar Heel Motel of the Outer Banks. Walk to the beach, enjoy our pool, grill out in our picnic area. All rooms have microwave, mini-fridge, cable tv and ...More free WiFi. The Tar Heel is in walking distance of restaurants and fishing piers as well as shopping. Less
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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On the Beach
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mistymoonlight01
4 July 2017|
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Response from TarHeel M | Property representative |
Hi Mistymoon, All of us here love pets and we all have pets, we can't bring them to work with us since we are a pet free motel. We have expressed this issue and I'm sure TripAdvisor is doing its best.
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LISA G
13 July 2016|
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Response from TarHeel M | Property representative |
The Tar Heel Motel is not pet friendly. It is across the street from the ocean which is why it's so much cheaper. Less then a five minute walk and the motel has a beach access on the corner of its property. All rooms have... More
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Julian D
7 June 2015|
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Response from Randy S | Reviewed this property |
About a block. MP 16.5. Easy walk.
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"All quiet area, one level. Don't care about room and wanting to spend money on OBX experience, tolerable."
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"Rooms on the poolside had bigger parking lot."
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