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4.6 out of 5

"I had the best experience at this hotel. It is right on the beach and has everything that makes a good home away from home. The staff were professio ... " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 28 Jul 2018

Hotel Description

Beachfront hotel near Jennette's Pier

On the beach

You'll find Jennette's Pier and Nags Head Golf Links within 3 miles (5 km) of this hotel. Full Throttle Speedway and Mutiny Bay Adventure Golf are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Renovated in 2016

This hotel features an indoor pool and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, the 100 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities include coffee/tea makers, pillow menus, and hair dryers.

Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Street Side)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$208 per night

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Hearing, Roll-In Shower)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Street Side)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront ratings based on 10 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront

Everyone (9) Family (1)
4 out of 5
It is a nice place. Breakfast was good. Our "view" room was a view mostly of the parking lot with a hint of the ocean. Maybe if we were on a higher floor there would have been a view. Not happy about that since we paid for a room with a view.

Posted by on Jul 13, 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 17, 2019

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5 out of 5
I had the best experience at this hotel. It is right on the beach and has everything that makes a good home away from home. The staff were professional and friendly. They were wonderful and helped us celebrate our vacation. This hotel had a hearty breakfast available with sausage, pancakes, biscuits and gravy, fresh fruit, yoghurt and some other options that changed every day. There are restaurants within walking distance as well. There is not room service but plenty of order in options from near by restaurants. The rooms were clean and the beds are exceptionally soft. We had some pealing ceiling in our room above the t.v but I think the high humidity must take a toll on every building. The housekeeping services were exceptional.

Posted by , from Omaha on Jul 28, 2018

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4 out of 5

Overall good with some caveats

Pros: The staff was exceptionally friendly and the cleaning staff was very efficient.
Cons: Additional wireless modems would be a great improvement. Whether the type of AC can be quieted down is above my pay grade.
Location: We enjoyed the nearby restaurants, the easy beach access and did a Hummer tour of the Spanish pony area that was fun.
Overall, loved the hotel and the location. Marring the experience was a very noisy AC unit and terrible wireless internet. Perhaps the 4th floor room was too far from the wireless router... ended up using up all my monthly cellphone data in three days.

Posted by on May 8, 2018

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4 out of 5

nice but

Travelocity said oceanfront, but I got street view, ugh!! And when I told her there were roaches she just said I'll get someone to check.

Posted by , from Va on Jul 15, 2017

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5 out of 5

Nice hotel close to the beach

Our stay was enjoyable. Great location. Continental breakfast was great. Room was clean and beds were very comfortable. Would definitely stay here again.

Posted by on May 10, 2017

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5 out of 5

Very Impressed with the staff and hotel!

Pros: The modern look and feel or the rooms, AND the balcony overlooking the ocean.
Cons: I think a shower at the end of the stairs would be great rather than traversing across the parking lot to shower off before entering the hotel.
Location: We went to the Lost Colony play, always a favorite place to visit.
My granddaughter and I stayed for one night. Sharlene went above and beyond to get us an early check in. She's a great asset to this hotel, very personable, and welcoming. My coffee machine was not working the next morning. I let one of the housekeepers know that was in the hallway, and the head housekeeper brought a new one up, unpacked it and set it up for me. I had stayed in this hotel in previous years when it was the Nags Head Inn. The remodel for the Holiday Inn Express is impressive, very modern and updated. I appreciated that I had not just 4 towels for a double room but six!! It is easy to go through towels when showering in the am and then again in the pm for dinner at the beach. The breakfast was great, and we enjoyed the indoor pool too.

Posted by , from Belvidere, NC on Aug 6, 2016

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5 out of 5

Perfect location right on the beach

Pros: Very helpful staff, comfortable room, right on the beach.
Location: Great location to enjoy what the upper Outer Banks has to offer
The hotel was right on the beach, room overlooked the beach and ocean. Staff were wonderful. First night the AC was noisy. When we left the next morning for sightseeing we informed the staff. That afternoon when we returned no noisy AC... room was clean and comfortable, great breakfast, awesome staff.

Posted by , from Arkansas on Jun 15, 2016

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5 out of 5

great spot

This hotel clearly went through a renovation process. Its a great hotel, waterfront private balconies. Staff were friendly. I recommend the hotel and would stay there again.

Posted by on Apr 12, 2016

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4 out of 5

On a private nice beach

Loved it and will recommend the place and will be back.

Posted by , from Virginia on Sep 7, 2015

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About the Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront

Location 4701 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959

Property Features

Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront offers its guests an indoor pool and a fitness center. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite 24-hour business center. Free breakfast is served daily. The business-friendly Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront also features coffee/tea in a common area, laundry facilities, and ATM/banking services. Self parking is free. A complete renovation of Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront was completed in March 2016. This Nags Head hotel is smoke free.

  • 100 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • Built in 1988
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Norfolk, VA (ORF-Norfolk Intl.) (140.3 km / 87.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront offers 100 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Pillow options
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a fitness center.

  • Golfing on site

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.00 per stay.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.00 per stay

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront Hotel
  • Nags Head Inn
  • Holiday Inn Express Nags Head

You should know

  • Pool access available from 8 AM to 10 PM.
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.