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Gloucester, Virginia
Reviewed 18 March 2013

This place surpassed our expectations! Initially, we were going to stay at the motel the month before. We had discovered Manteo during the Christmas holidays and fell in love with the small, quaint town. In early February, we lost one of our beloved dogs and wanted to to getaway to mend our hearts. We found this pet-friendly property but cancelled...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 18 February 2013

3 star because It is close to the beach. we asked for non-smoking room but the room smelled really bad. I had to go to store and buy a candle and room freshener. Front desk/Tiki bar was always abandoned. WiFi connections was not good.

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Virginia
Reviewed 25 January 2013

We spent 3 nights at the Endless Summer cottage and had a fabulous time. Graham was very nice and helpful during our stay. We had a problem with the heat and there was someone there to check it very quickly. The cottage was decorated really cute with a surfer theme carried thru out the cottage. 2 large bathrooms and plenty...

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1Thank plm2010
Georgia
Reviewed 5 January 2013

We stayed in the Endless Summer Cottage. It is very cute and the amenities are nice. Customer service was fine and we enjoyed our stay. It was "off" season and the location was good. We enjoyed being closer to the attractions since it was too cold for the beach.

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1Thank Looseatthegoose
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 22 December 2012

We stayed at the Little Boat House Cottage on Roanoke Island, Historic Manteo. There are Three absolutely beautiful Cottages next to each other. These are different than the Motel just a few blocks away, so Don't confuse the Two. The Motel received Lower reviews, so be aware that I am reviewing the Cottages. These Three Cottages are New, Beautiful, Clean...

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Worcester, VT
Reviewed 12 November 2012

Our first trip to the Outer Banks called for spending night number 1 at The Island Motel then four night in Buxton on Cape Hatteras one night in Okracoke then one night in Atlantic Beach. We arrived at RDU Sunday, Oct. 28th and drove to Manteo knowing the weather would worsen as we drove east with Sandy Sandy a few...

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Lop Buri, Thailand
Reviewed 4 September 2012

This place has a good location at reasonable prices. We stayed for 2 nights in the motel (not private cottages which looked awesome!) and it was a good stay. The staff was nice and helpful and the place was all around very clean. I would stay there again!

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VA
Reviewed 18 June 2012 via mobile

We spent two nights in the Wright Cottage. It was clean and cute and close enough to the historic section that you could walk. Loved the rain shower. We chose this hotel because it is pet friendly. This was really nice because we have an older dog we don't kennel. There was plenty of room to walk her. My cousin...

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Calabash, North Carolina
Reviewed 19 May 2012

If you are looking for a place close to the beach in the Outer Banks and don't care how old and out of date a property is, you might like it here. There is no overnight availability of staff, no hotel phone in your room to call for help, etc. The air conditioning is a window unit that in my...

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3Thank John V
Indiana
Reviewed 29 March 2012

We stayed at the Wright Getaway house. It was so nice!! Definitely worth the splurge. The owners were so gracious and accomodating. There was a lovely bottle of wine included in the room. It was the perfect souvenir for us! It rained most of the time we were there so the fireplace was well used! Very cozy little cottage. It...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Island Guesthouse & Cottages

Address: 706 US Highway 64, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9762
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Roanoke Island > Manteo
Price Range: $93 - $382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“All the motel rooms would be about the same - all are off the main street and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles nktraveler123, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Reason for trip - a nights sleeep? A hotel single will do. Familu & Extended stay? Look for a cottage or home to rent .”
 of 5 bubbles 658robinm, 28 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Choose the lost colony suite”
 of 5 bubbles EmmaW521, 23 May 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the Lost Colony Suite. Very comfortable queen bed with a living room to relax and watch tv.”
 of 5 bubbles 100sethj, 9 May 2015 | Read review
“Can't speak for the motel but the cottages are AWESOME!”
 of 5 bubbles Raregirl314, 18 Mar 2013 | Read review
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