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Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 10 November 2014

We stayed at the Nags Head Inn in June which is the perfect time to visit the beach. The hotel is on the beach, a short walk across the parking lot and over the wooden stairs to reach the sand. Parking was easy, right onsite and free; there was plenty of parking, even for a weekend. After driving five hours...

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innkeeperNagsHeadNC, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Nags Head Inn Oceanfront hotel. We are glad that you enjoyed the sweet potato biscuits.They are delivered fresh to us each morning from Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant and are truly the best around. Thank you for choosing the Nags Head Inn for your visit to the beach. We...

Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

An out of season visit so there were few guests. Room was clean and bed comfortable. Everything was average..nothing special to set it apart from other hotels. Situated at the beach. To get to the beach you had to walk stairs up to a deck and then descend stairs to reach the beach...this takes you over the large sand burm....

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innkeeperNagsHeadNC, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us during your visit to the Outer Banks. The quieter off-season is a great time to vacation here and we are glad that you got to experience it. In addition to the steps, our new beach walkway also has a ramp that leads to a deck at the top of the dune. It is a...

Reviewed 31 October 2014

its a great hotel for the price. great location, friendly staff, relatively cleab facilities. could use an excercise room, quieter ac and refrigerator and longer pool hours. definitely opt for a 5th floor room as the jettis are around 20-30 feet high

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innkeeperNagsHeadNC, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at the Nags Head Inn Oceanfront. Although we do not have an exercise room on premises, we do provide passes for the local YMCA (located just 2 ½ miles from the hotel) for any of our guests who want to work out. Their state of the art equipment helps to...

Reviewed 28 October 2014

We looked forward to being on the beach and hearing the ocean at night. This place did not disappoint us about that. The location was also good to restaurants and shopping. The room was clean but not up to the price. One big disappointment was the breakfast. Advertising says breakfast but a scone, juice or coffee is not my idea...

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innkeeperNagsHeadNC, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at the Nags Head Inn during your visit to the beautiful Outer Banks. We do not advertise that we have a breakfast but do provide our guests with complimentary coffee, tea, juice, fresh sweet potato biscuits (with and without ham) and Danish each morning. We are glad that you liked our central oceanfront location....

Wayland, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 October 2014

My wife and I and another couple enjoyed a wonderful 4 night long weekend at the Nags Head Inn (more of a hotel than an inn). It was centrally located on the Outer Banks right on the beach. The sunrises and moonrises were equally spectacular in their own way out over the ocean from our 3rd floor balconies and beds....

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innkeeperNagsHeadNC, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of your recent stay at the Nags Head Inn Oceanfront. We are glad that you enjoyed our central location and that great ocean view. Thank you for choosing the Nags Head Inn. We hope to see you again soon. Sue Hogan General Manager

Reviewed 17 October 2014 via mobile

Didn't have any problems. The pool was nice and the jacuzzi too. Nice view of the ocean from the jacuzzi. Quick access to the beach. Didn't see much of the staff but no complaints. The rooms were standard. I would stay somewhere else next time though just because I can find better prices at smaller motels/hotels.

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innkeeperNagsHeadNC, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your stay at the Nags Head Inn Oceanfront. We are glad that you enjoyed our newly renovated indoor pool area during your time here. We hope to see you again. Sue Hogan General Manager

Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 16 October 2014 via mobile

Spent one night at this motel while visiting the Outer Banks. Booked a standard room with two double beds. Room was very small. Clean. Sparsely decorated. Very small bathroom with shower only. Hot breakfast included.

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innkeeperNagsHeadNC, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront, responded to this review

I believe that you have reviewed the wrong hotel. All of our bathrooms have a bathtub and a shower and although our rooms are very clean they are also very well furnished and decorated (please see our web site for pictures) . We are glad that you had a good stay on the Outer Banks but, from your description of...

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Reviewed 11 October 2014

Stayed 9/28/2014. Hotel is right on the beach. Parking is under the elevated hotel. Room was nice, was a street side room. Traffic is a little noisy, but tapers off at night. The AC unit in my room was very noisy and vibrated. They give you popcorn on departure. Breakfast is just coffee and a muffin. All in all, the...

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innkeeperNagsHeadNC, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Nags Head Inn while you were on the Outer Banks. We do not have breakfast but do provide our guests with complimentary coffee, tea, juice, Danish and fresh sweet potato biscuits (with or without country ham) each morning. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again. Sue Hogan General...

Reviewed 4 October 2014

My husband and I stayed here as a inexpensive mini-moon for 4 days. The hotel itself is mediocre at best. Our room had a funny smell and we could see mold in several of the corners but we ignored that knowing that we would not be in the room a lot. However, the second to last day of our trip...

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innkeeperNagsHeadNC, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront, responded to this review

We are sorry that you did not enjoy your stay. If you had mentioned that there was a problem with your room at check in we would have corrected it or moved you immediately. We take pride in providing our guests with a clean comfortable accommodations and will work to correct any problem as soon as it is brought to...

Ohio
Reviewed 3 October 2014

It has been a few years since we have stayed here, but I do know that it is always clean, friendly and right on the beach. I have always stayed in the off season, but it has been a good experience. Would definitely stay again anytime!

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innkeeperNagsHeadNC, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Nags Head Inn. We are glad that you enjoy staying with us and we look forward to your next visit. Sue Hogan General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront is the only Outer Banks hotel that features over 4 acres of pristine oceanfront, and is located in the quiet, residentially-zoned historic area in Nags Head. Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront (formerly named the Nags Head Inn) has become famous for delivering the Original Outer Banks Oceanfront Experience for nearly a quarter of a century by offering our highly valued guests honest vacation value. According to Outer Banks hotel reviews, our guests love the recent renovations on our 4 acres of beautiful oceanfront sand dunes, pristine beach, manicured Bermuda lawns and lush barrier island gardens... relaxing year round in our indoor heated pool or jumping into the beautiful Atlantic Ocean just outside their doors. We love making lasting memories happen and we've been told we're pretty good at it. It is our aim to make every guest become a repeat guest and offer you a vacation superior to other Outer Banks hotels. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront

Address: 4701 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9295
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Nags Head
Price Range: $143 - $407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Nags Head Hotel Nags Head
Nags Head Bed Breakfast
Nags Head Inn
Nag Head Inn
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Nags Head
#3 Family Hotel in Nags Head
#3 Romantic Hotel in Nags Head
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“Try for third floor or higher for a better view”
 of 5 bubbles BonnieM312, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room on the 4th or 5th floor on the oceanfront side, so you can see above the dune line.”
 of 5 bubbles NEG19, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose the 5th floor for the best views!”
 of 5 bubbles Y5860JHdavidm, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front for sure”
 of 5 bubbles telamm, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had a high floor at the end with the best beach/water view”
 of 5 bubbles JimFHouston, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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