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New Bern, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

If I was looking up the word "pampered" in the dictionary, I believe at some point, one of the definitions would read, "The Inn on the Pamlico Sound". Steve and his staff have thought of everything including an electric charging station for Tesla Automobiles. Dining is superb; they grow there own vegetables and seasonings. And last, the setting and the...

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Cooper City, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I flew up to Raleigh to meet my wife who was on a business trip for a little weekend R&R. After a night in Chapel Hill to see family we decided to go to the Outer Banks. We stayed at the Inn on Pamlico Sound in the Jasmine Suite. Being it was during the off season, the room rate was...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I booked at the Inn for Valentine's week. We had a great stay! The rooms are beautifully appointed and the inn amenities are way above what we expected. The Inn is right on the Sound and the views from the room and the restaurant were fabulous. The included breakfast is a full menu selection meal, not a...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this Boutique Hotel to celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary! The Magnolia room is fabulous, the staff very friendly and accommodating to your needs. The room was stocked with a snack basket and the view from our room was gorgeous. The included breakfast was amazing and dinner at the restaurant was absolutely delicious. The amenities and attention to detail...

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Piedmont, South Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Inn on Pamlico Sound at the end of October with friends we meet annually for 3 nights in the Magnolia room. Enjoyed our stay but was a little disappointed in the room which looks so much nicer on the website. Very clean and quiet but the bathtub didn't have a mat and was...

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OBX_Innkeeper, Owner at The Inn on Pamlico Sound, responded to this review

We are glad this guest enjoyed their stay, though a bit perturbed they thought our website room pics nicer than the actual room. Readers may note the theme in well over 1,000 reviews that our website pics are understated. Most reviewers comment that our facility is nicer than the images on our new website. We apologize for any misunderstanding on...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to stay and/or to eat. My wife and I arrived on the island by ferry just as it was getting dark and had no time to explore and little to find a place to stay. The few hotels near the ferry dock struck us as uninviting so we moved down the short phone list of...

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Shreveport, Louisiana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment you walk into The Inn, they do everything they can to make you feel at home. Every person we encountered behaved as if he or she had a personal investment in keeping us happy. We intentionally visited in the off season, because we wanted a quiet weekend with a low-key waterside setting. The Inn is on the...

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Snow Hill, Maryland
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Inn at Palmlico Sound is outstanding!! As you enter the lovely room your first view is through the glass French doors to the Palmlico Sound!! An overwhelming gorgeous view !!! Our dinner and breakfast at the Inn was beyond words. Everything was prepared exquisitely!! The surprise scones in the morning with excellent coffee was a treat!! And also noteworthy,...

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Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I booked a four-day getaway to the Inn on Pamlico Sound as a 2016 Christmas gift for my wife. We both enjoy the ocean during the off-season and she really wanted to visit the OBX for the first time. Steve Nelson and his entire staff, particularly Natasha, Gina and Krystal, made us feel like family. Everything was perfect. We stayed...

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Reviewed 16 January 2017

My husband and I booked a room over MLK weekend for an early birthday celebration. It was perfect! The Inn was so cozy, and everyone there was so helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed our breakfast at the Cafe every morning. It was so delicious and calm looking out over the sound. We also enjoyed dinner on Saturday night. It was so...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A casually elegant waterfront boutique hotel on the Pamlico Sound. Accommodations range from soundfront queens to premium kings with private decks, and spa tubs. Amenities include gourmet three course breakfast, fresh baked goods, kayaks, bicycles, pool, home theater, library, 1,700 DVDs, complementary beverages and snacks, beach chairs, beach towels, and high speed internet. Gourmet waterfront fine dining; fresh, organic and local. Weddings and catering. Our goal is to provide the experience of an honored guest in our casually elegant hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Inn on Pamlico Sound

Address: 49684 Highway 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Hatteras Island > Buxton
Price Range: $141 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Inn on Pamlico Sound 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“The Jasmine Suite is directly above the restaurant. A bit noisy from 6-10pm”
 of 5 bubbles RumBum23, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The Oleander Room has a great view and is on the upper floor.”
 of 5 bubbles P586KBangelal, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“It's not an ocean view, but it's a view of the sound...open water. I didn't see a room that doesn't have a water view.”
 of 5 bubbles 14darrellr, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Magnolia Room with a Sound view.”
 of 5 bubbles brucespeicher, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go with the Jasmine room. It can't be beat.”
 of 5 bubbles davepdavis, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
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