Hotels and Motels in Carolina/Kure Beach, NC

Planning a getaway to Carolina Beach and Kure Beach, NC? Dust off your flip-flops and prepare to relax. Put your travel planning worries on the back burner because here you'll find hotels and motels to meet every vacation style and budget. From small economical inns to large hotels with first-class amenities, you'll find places to stay that are great for family vacations, weddings and groups, romantic getaways or corporate retreats. 

In Carolina Beach, you'll find many hotels and motels on Lake Park Blvd. and Carolina Beach Ave. and you can chose from highrises with spectacular views of the ocean to cozy oceanfront motels. The beach is just a walk away and you can spend your days lazily going back and forth from the beach, to your room, to the pool, leaving only to check out some of the area's fine restaurants at night. The Golden Sands Motel is perfect for families, with some suites with a half wall between queen beds for privacy. The Golden Sands overlooks stunning views of the ocean and is connected to the Ocean Grill and Tiki Bar, which features live music and great seafood. The 11- story Atlantic Towers offers fully furnished one and two-bedroom suites with separate bedrooms and full kitchens so you can prepare your own fresh catch after a day in the sun. Both the Beachside Inn and the Sea Ranch are great for families with children. 

Looking for a romantic getaway? Be sure to check out the luxurious Courtyard by Marriott and request a suite with a whirlpool or make a reservation for an oceanfront room at the cozy SeaWitch Motel.

In Kure Beach, leave worries behind and relax in a home-like apartment at the Blue Marlin Apartments and Cottages on Atlantic Ave. or stay just a short walk from the Kure Beach Fishing Pier at the Seven Seas Inn.

If you would like to rent a beach house, information is available in our Vacation Rental section. See our bed and breakfast section for more information on smaller accommodations. Many hotels also offer wedding planning, reception facilities and catering, in addition to accommodating your wedding party and guests.

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Carolina Beach

Golden Sands Motel Carolina/Kure Beach Hotels and Motels
1211 S. Lake Park Blvd.
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
(910) 458-8334

You couldn't ask for more — immaculate, comfortable, spacious and attractive accommodations with a fantastic oceanfront location. Each of the 112 tastefully decorated rooms is air-conditioned and has a refrigerator, microwave, telephone, coffeemaker, iron, sofa, and cable TV. Some of Golden Sands' rooms feature a convenient split design: two queen beds...more about Golden Sands Motel

Sea Ranch Motel Carolina/Kure Beach Hotels and Motels
1123 S. Lake Park Blvd.
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
(910) 458-8681

One of the most popular oceanfront motels on the beach, Sea Ranch offers both standard sleeping rooms and efficiencies. While most rooms have two queen-sized beds, some singles with one full bed are available, as are some oceanfront efficiencies with full beds. Every room has a refrigerator, television, telephone and air...more about Sea Ranch Motel

Beacon House Inn Bed & Breakfast Carolina/Kure Beach Hotels and Motels
715 Carolina Beach Ave. N
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
(910) 458-6244
(877) 232-2666

Across the street from the beach, this vintage 1950’s boarding house has been converted into a distinctively casual bed and breakfast that specializes in warm hospitality and unique accommodations. They use the freshest ingredients to hand craft their guests a creative breakfast each morning. Locally roasted gourmet coffee is the perfect compliment to the...more about Beacon House Inn Bed & Breakfast

Carolina Beach Inn Carolina/Kure Beach Hotels and Motels
205 Harper Ave.
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
(910) 622-8393

Built in 1949, the historic Carolina Beach Inn welcomes visitors to step back in time and experience beach vacations the way they used to be.  With its beautiful rooms and suites, fully stocked kitchens, Wi-Fi and cable, the Carolina Beach Inn is the perfect choice for a romantic getaway, family vacation,...more about Carolina Beach Inn

Savannah Inn Carolina/Kure Beach Hotels and Motels
316 Carolina Beach Ave North
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
(910) 458-6555
(800) 334-8533

Closed for renovation due to damages sustained during Hurricane Florence. Hoping to be partially opened for the Summer of 2019.

The Savannah Inn is a gem.  Directly on the ocean, this small 22 room inn is well worth a visit.  Owner Susan picked up the property several years ago and has been...more about Savannah Inn

Surfside Lodge Carolina/Kure Beach Hotels and Motels
234 Carolina Beach Ave. North
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
(910) 458-8338

Surfside Lodge specializes in taking the stress out of family vacations. Park your car and your worries because everything you need is inside or just a short stroll away. Accommodations include oceanfront and poolside rooms, two outdoor pools, and access to the newly renovated boardwalk and beach. Enjoy the lively shops,...more about Surfside Lodge

1615 S. Lake Park Blvd.
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
(910) 458-8313

Atlantic Towers is an eleven-story high-rise located on the beautiful sands of Carolina Beach. It features fully furnished one bedroom and two bedroom oceanfront suites with full kitchens and private oceanfront balconies. The facility includes both an oceanfront outdoor pool and a heated indoor pool. Free wireless Internet is available in...more about Atlantic Towers

100 Charlotte Ave.
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
(910) 458-2030
(800) 321-2211

The 10-story Courtyard by Marriott at Carolina Beach boasts 144 oceanfront rooms with private balconies. In each beautifully decorated room, amenities include complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access, a coffee station, a mini refrigerator, a hairdryer and a desk with a chair and dataport. Suites also include a separate living area with...more about Courtyard by Marriott Carolina Beach

224 Carolina Beach Ave. N
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
(910) 707-0058

Cute, cozy and in the heart of Carolina Beach, SeaWitch Motel has an oceanfront pool and 16 rooms and is situated perpendicular to the ocean. All rooms have a microwave and refrigerator, and large double rooms have a table and four chairs. A few oceanfront rooms are available, and there are...more about SeaWitch Motel

Sea Ranch Motel
Darlings By the Sea
Bryant Real Estate - Rentals
Surfside Lodge

Kure Beach

Darlings By the Sea Carolina/Kure Beach Hotels and Motels
329 Atlantic Ave.
Kure Beach, NC 28449
(910) 458-1429
(800) 383-8111

Darlings by the Sea is the perfect place for rest and relaxation. This small boutique hotel offers five fabulously appointed oceanfront whirlpool suites, just steps away from the beach. Each suite offers oceanfront views; a king-sized bed with Egyptian cotton sheets and Siberian goose down comforters; and top-quality interiors with Natuzzi leather seating...more about Darlings By the Sea

317 Atlantic Ave.
Kure Beach, NC 28449
(910) 458-5752

A wonderful place for families and friends to relax in a home-like apartment or cottage, Blue Marlin is just a few steps from the beach and miles away from worries. Amenities include fully equipped kitchen facilities with basic dishes and utensils, central heat and air, color cable TV, private bath, telephone...more about Blue Marlin Apartments & Cottages

310 N. Fort Fisher Blvd.
Kure Beach, NC 28449
(910) 458-5277

No matter which of the 10 comfortable rooms you choose, you're only a few steps away from the beach at Kure Keys Motel. Regular rooms include two extra-long double beds and a small refrigerator. The efficiency rooms have complete kitchens with microwave, stove, refrigerator, coffeemaker and all tableware. All rooms have phones...more about Kure Keys Motel

130 N. Fort Fisher Blvd.
Kure Beach, NC 28449
(910) 458-8122
(866) 773-2746

Family-owned and operated since 1992, Seven Seas Inn is centrally located on the oceanfront in Kure Beach about 30 minutes south of Wilmington. Seven Seas Inn features 32 rooms and efficiencies available in a variety of configurations, including two-room suites, interconnecting units and ground-level rooms. The inn's accommodations offer limited handicapped...more about Seven Seas Inn

Price Code

Since prices are subject to change without notice, we provide only price guidelines based on double-occupancy, per-night rates during the summer (high season). Our codes do not reflect the 7 percent state/county and 1 to 6 percent room occupancy taxes (taxes may vary by county or municipality). Most establishments offer lower rates during the off-season. Always confirm rates and necessary amenities before reserving. It may also be beneficial to inquire about corporate, senior citizen, AAA or long-term discounts even when such discounts are not mentioned in our descriptions. Most establishments accept major credit cards, and some accept personal checks when payment is made well in advance.

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