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Holly Springs
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel and rooms are decorated in bright cheerful fun decorations. The colors used are retro and different on each floor. The service is exceptional. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The wonderful getaway.

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Fuquay Varina
Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you're here for business or anything needed to get accomplished on the computer, choose another location. The internet connection is horrific. Otherwise, simply beautiful with an amazing, friendly staff with clean, well decorated rooms. Breakfast is delicious!

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Oak Ridge
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I was there for the weekend of January 21-23, and my stay could not have been any better. Excellent location and accommodations, with a great, full, hot buffet. I'll go back and I highly recommend it.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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We had a blast. Price was right, staff was excellent, as was the good. The rooms were clean and comfortable, and the location can't be beat! My friends and I are already planning our next stay here at Blockade Runner.

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Cary
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Outstanding property! Will stay here again. The location is great and the view and access to the beach is unique for a Wilmington hotel. The breakfast was very good and dining room view exceptional. Only issue was the hot/cold shower dial was very dirty.

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Franklin, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was nice. Beds were comfy, rooms were clean if a tiny bit dated, check in staff was terrific. Friendly, helpful. It was off-season so nice and quiet. Amazing views from the balcony. Biggest drawback: the shared walls are a bit thin. You could easily hear folks in the next room. Also, what's up with the name - Blockade...

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Chester, Virginia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent location, friendly staff, everything you need for a stay at the beach!!!! Will come back again for sure! Complimentary breakfast was better than any other hotel you will stay at. Wish I could have stayed longer!

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Kristin J, Director of Guest Services at Blockade Runner Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear 577cynthiap, Thank you for the positive review. We love hearing about the wonderful impact our staff and location had on your stay. We hope to see you again soon for an even longer stay! Sincerely, Kristin Jones

Charlotte
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm sure the hotel used to be great back in the day, but it still needs lots of renovation. The Jacuzzi was under construction and some of the hotel areas were outdated. The health score at the restaurant was only 86. If we had known that, we would have never eaten there.

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Fort Mill, South Carolina, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed my stay at Blockade Runner Beach Resort. I stayed for one night, but it was great. The beds were super comfy and the breakfast was great. Since breakfast was supposed to be included in the room rate, I was surprised to receive a bill after I ate, but it was all $0s so that was fine. The...

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Dear Hannah S, We greatly appreciate the review. Its lovely to hear, that although short, it was a comfortable night's rest. Our Designer is just fabulous; she continues to surprise us with fresh designs around the resort and updates in each guest room. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Kristin Jones

Proctorville
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful room that was clean and comfortable. Beautiful updated decorations. Staff was always smiling and happy to help during check in, check out and food services. Romantic, but relaxing. Great food and view! We will be back to stay longer!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
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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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
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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: ₹ 7,029 - ₹ 21,224 (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
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#2 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
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