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Linville, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Dave and Kay have made this a very comfortable home away from home. The rooms are extremely clean and the property is well taken care of. This motel is one of the older style motels along the ICW. You can tell they take pride in their property and reputation. They have a nice yard with chairs and tables to watch...

2Thank Shannon Pence G
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed with Dave on short notice. My wife and I drove our boat up from the south and pulled right into a slip. Dave was there to meet us with a friendly smile and great laugh. He helped us secure the boat. Clean comfortable room. Great people. Great experience for my wife and I.

2Thank Mickey M
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I stayed two weeks at the Waterway Inn while doing some work at Camp LeJeune in Jacksonville in June. What could have been a long and tedious stay away from home, was instead, a peaceful respite and became my relaxing home-away. The Inn is lovely, clean and quiet. Room 12 is the BEST...beautiful water view and the best sheets I've...

2Thank stephletsgo
Clayton, North Carolina
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Stayed here in April and I loved it! Super clean rooms and super quiet rooms! Very nice waterfront area, and location....location...location! The owners are phenomenal - felt like we had known them forever! Will definitely be using The Waterway Inn again for my new "go to" place in the area!

2Thank kareny415
Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 23 June 2015

We checked out Waterway when deciding whether or not to stay at the coast another day. Super clean rooms, a nice waterfront lawn, several docks, and views up and down the estuary made a great first impression. We left to grab a coffee and decide if we should extend our trip and stay a day. Our 9 yr. old surprised...

2Thank BBHldgsPres
Morrisville, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 June 2015

We found Dave & Kay's place while traveling, decided to take a chance (and not stay at our usual Hampton Inn type of hotel) and we were not disappointed. The rooms are small but well maintained. The real attraction is the location on the water with docks to walk out on, boats docking, fisherman coming and going, and the relaxed...

3Thank Brian C
Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 May 2015

This is our third year back at Waterway Inn and Dave & Kay just keep making it better! You truly feel like you're staying with friends here. Not only are the rooms always spotless and the beds comfortable, Dave just keeps improving the grounds and makes this a family friendly, couples getaway, fisherman's delight, kayaker's dream place! The location is...

2Thank Carol S
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 26 May 2015

I recently had the honor to stay at the Waterway Inn, more importantly I had the honor to meet the owners. They are the sweetest people on this planet! I never felt so at home and welcomed! The views are breath taking and rooms are cozy and very clean! My new favorite place to stay when I go to the...

3Thank Carolina024
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 17 May 2015

I am very particular and this motel surpassed my expectations. It is very comfortable and convenient to use as a base while meandering up and down that part of the gorgeous NC coastline. This place hearkens back to the golden age of motels.

3Thank S Z
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Stayed the whole week and we, including the boat, had a great time. Dave and Kay are wonderful hosts. Room was the cleanest we ever stayed in. Amenities : Free wifi, convenient boat slip (just steps away from any room). free NC Wildlife boat ramp next door right on the Intercoastal Waterway. Beds are very confortable and very clean linens....

3Thank 260cesarm

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Swansboro's only waterfront accommodations, the Waterway Inn offers a 90-foot fishing pier, 9 boat slips, and fabulous views of the Intracoastal Waterway.Just 5 minutes from Emerald Isle, guests enjoy days on the beach, world-class charter fishing, kayaking, recreational boating, fine dining and all the Crystal Coast of North Carolina has to offer. ... more   less 

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Address: 160 Cedar Point Blvd, Cedar Point, NC 28584-8000
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Cedar Point
Number of rooms: 16
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“All the rooms are beautiful!”
 of 5 bubbles hairync, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“"Honeymoon" Room overlooks the water......beautiful views.”
 of 5 bubbles zab51, 8 Oct 2014 | Read review
“If you want waterfront views, select the top and bottom floors on the back of the motel. These have window views of the Inland Waterway.”
 of 5 bubbles toddc305, 22 Aug 2014 | Read review
“we had the room right on the end with a water view it was very small but we loved it”
 of 5 bubbles 40zees, 25 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Room 11 has a wonderful view of the waterway from upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles 435amyt, 18 Jul 2014 | Read review
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