Tar Heel Motel

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Terrace/Patio
Individually decorated, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Tar Heel Motel

Tar Heel Motel

2.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
7010 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC, 27959

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationJennette's Pier8 min walk
  • Popular LocationMutiny Bay Adventure Golf8 min walk
  • Popular LocationFull Throttle Speedway11 min walk
  • AirportManteo, NC (MEO-Dare County Regional)12 min drive

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About this area

Nags Head

Located in Nags Head, Tar Heel Motel is near the beach. Jennette's Pier and Nags Head Golf Links are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Jockey's Ridge State Park and Festival Park. Don't miss out on a visit to North Carolina Aquarium at Roanoke Island.

What's nearby

  • Jennette's Pier - 8 min walk
  • Mutiny Bay Adventure Golf - 8 min walk
  • Full Throttle Speedway - 11 min walk
  • Nags Head Golf Links - 3 min drive
  • Pirate's Cove Marina - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Norfolk Intl. Airport (ORF) - 113 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Dunes Restaurant — 2 min walk
  • South Beach Grille — 6 min walk
  • Miller's Waterfront Restaurant — 7 min walk
  • Sam and Omie's Restaurant — 8 min walk
  • Grits Grill — 3 min drive

About this property

Tar Heel Motel

Motel with free parking, near Jennette's Pier
Along with a seasonal outdoor pool, this smoke-free motel has express check-in and express check-out. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include barbecue grills and a picnic area. All 32 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and furnished patios. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves. Limited housekeeping is available.
Tar Heel Motel offers 32 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to furnished patios. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Recreational amenities at the motel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Free self parking on site

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Furnished patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Individually decorated

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with special check-in instructions and an access code; access will be through a private entrance

Access methods

Access code, private entrance

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per accommodation, per day
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 25 per accommodation, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from May to October

Property is also known as

Tar Heel Motel Nags Head
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Tar Heel Nags Head
Tar Heel Hotel
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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 96 out of 222 reviews
5 - Excellent 43%
Rating 4 - Good. 89 out of 222 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 222 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 222 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 11 out of 222 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Did not like this room. Wall boards missing. Configuration of the beds. They were perpendicular to each other. No chair. Had no hot water when we wanted to take a shower . We weren't told that we had to run the water for 15to 20 minutes until
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Had a great stay. We did not make any contact with anyone, assuming this is due to covid. Access code was emailed to me the morning of our stay. Shower is super small but functional.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Friendly staff clean quiet room comfortable
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Easy contactless check in. Room was clean. Will go back for sure.
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2021