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    Shell Island Resort

    2700 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1699
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Average14%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible5%
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    “half bath” (24 reviews)
    “small balcony” (20 reviews)
    “outdoor pool” (42 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    All reviews half bath small balcony outdoor pool living room ocean view long weekend family vacation beautiful beach rooms face the ocean two double beds bottled water tiki bar parking garage fitness room conference dylan wedding wilmington marsh condo
    Reviewed 1 September 2015

    I loved the Shell Island Resort! I went here for my mom's birthday in June 2015. We were greeted by Todd at the front desk. Todd was full of information and had a spunky personality, which was refreshing. Our room was outstanding. We stayed in...More

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    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort

    Dear Meredith M, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review; your kind words are greatly appreciated. Please come back to see us when time permits. Our "Awesome views, drinks and food" as well as our staff will be ready for...

    Reviewed 31 August 2015

    Great place at end of the island. Beach is large and beautiful. The only draw back is you can't walk to restaurants and the service at their restaurant was horrible the one time we went. We über end down the street to some great restaurants!!!!...More

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    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort

    Dear yoga312014, Thank you for taking the time to write about your "Great Beach Stay." Please accept our humble apologies for the poor service you were provided in our restaurant. We will continue in our efforts to improve upon the services provided in all areas...More

    Reviewed 27 August 2015

    We were on a family holiday and stayed here for three nights. The positives first - the location so near the beach is fantastic - to wake up to the sunrise and sound of the sea and to watch shooting stars from the balcony at...More

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    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort

    Dear Dodgychris, Thank you for your review. Your honest observation is greatly appreciated. Never should a guest have to ask for their housekeeping service, nor should they have to call back because we forgot something. You have our promise that we will continue our efforts...More

    Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

    The rooms that myself and my family members stayed in were filthy. The floors looked like they hadn't been swept in months there were scuffs all over the walls the bathrooms I ended up wiping down myself the shower curtain was moldy and the bed...More

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    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort

    Dear Erin Hunter W, On behalf of the entire staff, I want to apologize for not meeting your expectations. We put forth great effort in providing clean, comfortable accommodations and it would appear that we fell quite short in doing so for you. For that,...More

    Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

    For the amount we paid to spend 5 days at this outdated "resort" we could've rented a condo or small beach house! The beach itself is perfect, warm water, clean sand. The hotel has seen better days and most of the staff seem apathetic and...More

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    Response from Todd R, Front Office Manager at Shell Island Resort

    Dear Bailenkip, Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you feel as though we weren't worth the price you paid. I am curious about your comments toward the staff however. We truly do pride ourselves in providing excellent guest service and if time...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    Dining (52)
    Nearby
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    4.00 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Wrightsville Beach
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    3.12 km away
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    3.30 km away
    Motts Channel Seafood
    5 reviews
    4.06 km away
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    carolp157
    We are considering returning to Shell Island Resort this June and was wondering if any renovations to the rooms has been done. We loved everything about this place when we stayed in July except for the uncomfortable beds and old furniture. Rooms needed upgrades
    3 January 2017|
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    Response from KatMom419 | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed not much later than you. The rooms were fresh but I wouldn't call them upgraded. We stayed 5 days and were very happy. We're very picky and were satisfied
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    rhinomama
    is there a indoor pool
    19 October 2016|
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    Response from KatMom419 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. Heated. With a skylight
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    drysilk
    What are the approximate rates for a 2 bedroom unit during the month of June?
    18 September 2016|
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    Response from Renee J | Reviewed this property |
    We were there in sept. Our room had a king with a sleeper sofa in the living room. $200 a night
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms are Ocean View, great location"
    portergg, 1 month agoRead review
    "all of the rooms have an ocean view and well appointed kitchens !"
    kingtutNorthCarolina, 2 months agoRead review
    "Maybe higher than 2nd floor for better views"
    Lee K, 2 months agoRead review
    "book elsewhere!"
    CJS1958, 3 months agoRead review
    "All rooms have an ocean view"
    MammaTraveler, 3 months agoRead review
    "We requested floor on higher level for the view. Staff accommodated our last minute request."
    GrandmaJudy1, 4 months agoRead review
    "2nd floor gives good eye level view of the beach; middle of the road room # gave us good access to parking..."
    JaniceD9, 4 months agoRead review
    "Get on higher floors."
    vandenbergh2016, 4 months agoRead review
    "Currently the parking garage is under construction so ask for a room near 801, 701 etc..."
    Nathan P, 4 months agoRead review
    "All rooms are ocean view can't go wrong on any room"
    honeybun58, 4 months agoRead review
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