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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Cannot beat location for SUP race. Very nice resort. Rooms & service both worth a return visit. Robes in room were a very nice touch. Sauna and hot tub great for after racing. Beach is very well kept.

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Grobbendonk, Belgium
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

After 20 years of dreaming about going to Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach ( after watching Dawson's Creek and Nicholas Sparks movies) I finally dared to hire a car in the USA and stayed 4 nights in this beautiful Resort. I booked myself one of their premier Atlantic state rooms and my oh my, dreams came through. Wrightsville Beach itself was...

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Dear Isabelle-leesveel, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted that you were able to enjoy many of the benefits of our resort and that it was part of the good memories you experienced while visiting with us. We strive for perfection and when we receive notes such as yours, we know we are on the right track. I...

Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed here for the Carolina Cup SUP race. The place was really busy this weekend and the staff was great! While the room could use some updating, we really don't spend much time in the room. The hotel was clean, the bed was comfortable enough, and the AC/Heat unit had a terrific fan capable of drowning...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Blockade Runner is in a great location on the beach, with lovely common areas, as well as a great staff. It is not perfect, but with some minor improvements it could be flawless. It is close to shops and restaurants too.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed during the Carolina Cup. We had three connected rooms. All was good. Breakfast is awesome. Staff is polite and attentive. My only regret is that we didn't have time to take advantage of more of the activities available at the resort. We will stay again!

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Concord, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wrightsville Beach and Blockade Runner are the perfect place for out door sports and a relaxing vacation. Everything is so convenient and the staff really works hard to make your stay fun. If you love the beach life and water sports then you will love staying at Blockade Runner. Great restaurants and shopping are within walking distance of the hotel...

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Apex, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hotel was very clean with great ocean views. Breakfast buffet (complimentary) was best hotel breakfast I've had other than a "cook to order" arrangement. Air conditioning in room was not working correctly. Hopefully, that problem will be fixed.

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Sacramento, CA
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here Easter weekend. Weather was gorgeous, tho windy. Lots of walking on the beach, even laying in the sun a bit. It was fun to watch all the kids doing an Easter Egg hunt on the grounds, with the Easter Bunny. (There are also at least three resident real bunnies.) The included breakfast was fabulous. Staff was competent....

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Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

The setting of this hotel is quite beautiful. Loved the adirondack chairs that are placed outside throughout the property. Besides the wonderful beach and sea Blockade Runner have activities (horseshoes, bean bag throw, etc) that both children and adults can enjoy. I traveled with my grandson for his spring school break to Blockade Runner Beach Resort and we both really...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the balcony rooms. It was a nice clean room, adequate size. Service was friendly. Internet connection was awful and there wasn't anything to be done when I called guest service, so if this is important to you, than have an alternative. The food at the hotel was very good. The breakfasts that were complementary was awesome, with...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
East Oceanfront Dining
East Oceanfront Dining
Cuisines: Asian, American, Seafood
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Blockade Runner is uniquely located on Wrightsville Beach Island, North Carolina’s accessible outer-bank. On the east side, the resort fronts the Atlantic Ocean with a wide sandy beach while the west side fronts an Intracoastal Waterway harbor and anchorage. The resort offers the most complete water related activities possible. Our famous Blockade Runner full service breakfast is included for all guest including groups (not applicable to cottage groups). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blockade Runner Beach Resort

Address: 275 Waynick Boulevard, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2021
Region: United States > North Carolina > Wrightsville Beach
Price Range: ₹ 12,928 - ₹ 22,431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blockade Runner Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 163
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Also Known As:
Blockade Runner Wrightsville Beach
Blockade Runner Hotel Wrightsville Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#2 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
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