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Blue Heron Motel

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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“third floor”(27 reviews)
“no elevator”(19 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

This place isn't the Ritz but it is a wonderful place to stay. The outside is Retro '50's-'60's and the rooms are pure Old Skool Beach Motel. All of the second and third floor rooms come with a beach/water view...the Motel itself is on a...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We just finished a five nights stay here at the Blue Heron. This was our fourth trip here. The motel is a little older but one of the best and cleanest. All rooms face the ocean and have great views. The second and third floors...More

3  Thank jnwill0
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent location, great view from 2nd and 3rd floor (only a sand dune from the 1st). The price was very good for the area and season, room is clean, beds are comfortable, fridge and microwave are larger than our usual chain motels'. Beach is reasonably...More

1  Thank LaCi W
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We visited in April, not peak season.Our room was very reasonable. Motel is right on the beach. It was clean and the people were wonderful. The rooms are very clean , but could use updating. The bedspreads and linens are very old. Bathroom is tile...More

1  Thank WDWMOMMY1
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

The Blue Heron is a perfect location. It is right on the beach! The views are awesome. The staff is friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and the beds are comfy. After 10 years of coming here, we have seen many changes, both positive...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Spa
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 50 - USD 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Nags Head
#5 Romantic Hotel in Nags Head
#5 Family Hotel in Nags Head
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 50 - USD 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Nags Head
#5 Romantic Hotel in Nags Head
#5 Family Hotel in Nags Head
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (36)
Pool & Beach (21)
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dachsiemom2014
25 July 2017|
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Response from vmorgan2 | Reviewed this property |
No. there is no elevator. It is only three floors so there are only two sets of stairs.
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Dosha M
24 August 2015|
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Response from Fayerdale | Reviewed this property |
Jennette's Pier is a short distance south, and is very nice. To the north, The Nags Head Fishing Pier is about 4 miles away.
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"third floor if you don't mine walking up the steps."
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"The third floor has a great view and no one above you"
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"the third floor rooms have the best view"
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"From the 3rd floor you can see the bay from the front balcony, and the ocean from the back balcony."
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