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Raleigh
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The perfect get a way. This time of year is my time to go to the beach. Peaceful, serene and relaxed. Most of the tourist are gone and you get to chill with the locals. This place has a great staff and very accommodating. From the front desk, house keeping and restaurant/bar staff, they are truly friendly and courteous. The...

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Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here over the weekend for a weekend getaway. Was our first time staying here and it was great, price was great, the resort was nice and clean and decorated for Christmas, staff were nice and friendly. They have an indoor and outdoor pool and hot tub. Have a nice fitness room. Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. bar is...

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Littleton, CO
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister, son, and I stayed here at Shell Island Resort. The location is absolutely great! The people that work at the resort are very friendly. The room was not great. There are 2 sink/toilet areas and one shower area that was good for all of us. The rest of the room was not that great. There is not enough...

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Bailey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After posting review read where other were not as satisfied. Did not understand and question if they were actual guests. Hot tub worked entire time we were there Nov 23 to Nov 26. families seemed to really enjoy this time with their children. Maid staff excellent, each call promptly met by staff. Breakfast was a 10 and omelet bar chef...

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Kernersville, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location and beach views are amazing. Really good post summer rates plus AAA discount. Awesome Thanksgiving buffet! It is worth making it an annual family event. The room was all you need for two people. The thing least liked was just an uncomfortable couch, but that's a personal opinion. If you are a sheller, you are in luck! Most...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a "Hotel" in part only. Most of the rooms seem to be interval ownership and they are furnished in a variety of ways, Ours was OK but it was too packed with furniture. Very little storage space for luggage, etc. The staff were friendly but not well trained - our waitress never offered cream and sugar. At three...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was very nice just a little pricey. The Resort rooms seem smaller than the pictures on the internet. The ocean view is beautiful and the seafood in the area was awesome. My sisters and I had a very good time at the cousins reunion.

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Atlanta, GA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location and views are unbeatable; however, the rooms could use some renovating and deep cleaning. When we checked into our room, I noticed the room was different than the pictures on the website. The door to the HVAC unit looked like it had not been cleaned in years. I took some tissue and cleaned it, and balls of dust...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just wanted to give a shout out for the exception attention and over-the-top care that was given to our group by the staff of Shell Island Resort. The experience began with booking the conference room and then to expanding the space due to the size of our group changing. The professionalism that Alex extended to me in making the request...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kristina and Kevin at the front desk were so amazing and friendly and helpful. Ask them anything and their on it. I asked Kevin for a breakfast restaurant to go to and he came through big time. Kristina helped us on the phone prior to getting there and was there to help us out with a later check out after...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on the northern tip of Wrightsville Beach, Shell Island Resort is surrounded by a sprawling expanse of sand and unparalleled views of the Atlantic Ocean, Mason’s Inlet, and Figure Eight Island. This family-friendly resort and hotel boasts a front row seat to the beckoning sea and a beach that seems to stretch endlessly, making it feel like it is yours alone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shell Island Resort

Address: 2700 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1699
Region: United States > North Carolina > Wrightsville Beach
Price Range: $178 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shell Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 150
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Also Known As:
Shell Island Oceanfront Hotel
Shell Island Oceanfront Resort
Wrightsville Beach Shell Island Resort
Shell Island Resort Nc
Shell Island North Carolina
Shell Island Hotel
Shell Island Nc
Shell Island Resort North Carolina
Shell Isl All Oceanfront Suites
Shell Is Resort Wrightsville Beach
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
#5 Family Hotel in Wrightsville Beach
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“All rooms have an ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles MammaTraveler, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We requested floor on higher level for the view. Staff accommodated our last minute request.”
  • Watched sunrise each morning from room
 of 5 bubbles GrandmaJudy1, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor gives good eye level view of the beach; middle of the road room # gave us good access to parking and elevator”
 of 5 bubbles JaniceD9, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get on higher floors.”
 of 5 bubbles vandenbergh2016, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Currently the parking garage is under construction so ask for a room near 801, 701 etc...”
 of 5 bubbles 576nathanp, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
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