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Greensboro, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here to getaway for Thanksgivings. Got an oceanfront room and it was truly ocean front. Of all the oceanfronts I have stayed in this one literally puts you right on top of the ocean. Sitting on the balcony gave the best view ever. The atmosphere was laid back and relaxing the whole time. It was a very family friendly...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just moved to NC from the Midwest and decided to take advantage of the reasonable off-season rates to take our first trip to the beach. Staff was welcoming and even allowed us to check in a couple hours early. The room was clean and comfortable and had a fantastic view of the ocean. Nothing was over the top or...

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Roxboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our stay through priceline.com, when we arrived we were given a room with a view of the marsh, when I ask about a room with a balcony they said if that's what we wanted we should have booked straight through them! This was during the OFF SEASON, plenty of parking and rooms available & we got put on...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in NC in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew. Unfortunately, we had a beach house rented at Holden and that island was closed to visitors. We were able to book a room at the Islander. Even though they were in recovery mode themselves, they were great to deal with. The room was clean and spacious. The Islander was very...

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Johnson City, Tennessee
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Our family has been vacationing on Ocean Isle Beach for years ....16 years to be exact. We usually make 4 or 5 trips to the island each year. We usually stay at one of the other hotels on the island. However, this trip was a impromptu trip and our regular hotel could not accommodate us for the days we would...

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Crestwood, Kentucky
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed here on our vacation to OIB. We had a room with an ocean view, which was magnificent. We had a mini refrigerator, couch, king bed. The only problem, and it was partly my fault since I didn't read the paper the lady at the check in desk handed me, was we didn't know they served...

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Moravian Falls, North Carolina
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We have stayed at the Islander Inn a few times now - they are pet friendly with clean rooms. The breakfast is standard hotel fare. The outdoor pool and gazebo is ocean front with a great view. The heater for the indoor pool was broken when we were there this time, but we don't use it anyway. I would recommend...

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This was our first time to Ocean Isle. Unfortunately, a storm had just come through and the motel was infested with gnats for two days. They were on the walls, windows and all over the deck. We could not sit on our deck for the first two days. The rooms were clean, but dated and could use some sprucing up....

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theIslanderInn, General Manager at Islander Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experiences with other travelers. Your kind words about our property are very much appreciated. We are going to update all our rooms this year and that includes new flooring, furniture, bedding, shams etc. We look forward to the opportunity to see you again on a future...

Fayetteville, West Virginia
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Islander Inn is still an outstanding value, consistent in every manner with our past visits. Staff is professional and considerate. Rooms were clean. The view from Oceanside can't be beat. Arrived Oct. 2 with our two dogs, checked in to Bldg 7, as in the past. New Floors! Replaced the carpet with hardwood. Everything else remains the same: good breakfasts,...

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theIslanderInn, General Manager at Islander Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We are so pleased that you have enjoyed your stay with us at the Islander Inn and sincerely value repeat customers such as yourself. We are happy to hear that your experience was a wonderful one. We thank you for writing such a detailed trip advisor so people may get a real good insight to our hotel...

Indian Trail, North Carolina
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We stayed at this little hotel for one night and thought it was great! It's definitely a no frills place, but the room was super clean and roomy and the beds were comfy! Front desk staff was nice, and the breakfast was fine, your standard continental fare. If you are looking for a 'beach hotel' this one is perfect for...

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theIslanderInn, General Manager at Islander Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We truly appreciate you patronage, and glad to hear you had fun. We will pass on to our front desk staff your appreciation of the services they provided. We truly look forward to seeing you on your next visit to Ocean Isle Beach. See you again very soon! Regards Islander Inn.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As an oceanfront hotel in Ocean Isle Beach, The Islander Inn overlooks one of the most pristine North Carolina beaches. The Islander Inn is conveniently located within walking distance to several restaurants, shops, an arcade, miniature golf, and museum. The Inn is also just a 10 minute drive from 25 world-class golf courses and hundreds of first-rate restaurants. Famous for its peace and quiet, this intimate oceanfront facility appeals to the young couple, vacationing family, golf enthusiast, or beachcomber who enjoys superior accommodations and breathtaking views of the most beautiful beach on the East Coast. All oceanfront rooms feature a 50in. plasma television. All rooms have a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, and telephone with voice mail capability. Room rates include daily housekeeping, deluxe continental breakfast, free WiFi, access to our outdoor oceanfront pool with Tiki bar, indoor heated pool and Jacuzzi and fitness room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Islander Inn

Address: 57 W First St, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-7508
Region: United States > North Carolina > Ocean Isle Beach
Price Range: $88 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Islander Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Islander Hotel Ocean Isle Beach
Islander Ocean Isle Beach
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7 months ago
Columbia, South Carolina
Goldsboro, North Carolina

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“Ocean view room is totally worth the price”
 of 5 bubbles C4742EUjosepha, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Pet friendly rooms are at the far end.”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pets in bldg. 7 only. Be sure you specify ocean view or soundview. All the views are good.”
 of 5 bubbles P6759ADkimb, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for seaside room with balcony. If you need it, ask for a room near the one elevator or you will have to climb stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 69oneidam, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room in building 3 or higher & get ocean front. It's worth the extra. Building 1 is over the pool, which we didn't really care for.”
 of 5 bubbles GrahamHyder, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
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