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Blockade Runner Beach Resort

541 reviews
+1 910-256-2251

Top Amenities

Free Wifi
Free Parking
Fitness Center

Coastal Tranquility at Blockade Runner Beach Resort

What Does a Blockade Runner Room Include?

Recently renovated Blockade Runner rooms include modern furnishings, plush mattresses, luxurious bedding, spacious bathrooms, and spa robes. Rooms also include an LED or HD TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, and a Keurig coffeemaker. Expect stunning views over the Atlantic Ocean or the Intercostal Waterway, offering both sunrise and sunset views from the same property. 

What Amenities Does Blockade Runner Offer? 

Directly located on the Atlantic Ocean, Blockade Runner offers a plethora of water sports including rental of stand-up paddle boards and kayaks. After a day on the beach, join Chef Ben Ramsey at the resort’s East Oceanfront Dining restaurant for fresh local seafood and produce from the Blockade Runner garden. The Sandcampers kids’ club offers all-day activities and family-themed nights throughout the summer.  

How Much Will a Stay at Blockade Runner Cost?

Rooms start at around $185 a night and include the famous Blockade Runner breakfast.

What’s There to Do Nearby?

Guest Services can help to arrange deep-sea fishing trips, nature cruises, surfing lessons, and even a Plundering Tour with Ben the Pirate. Set sail for a riverboat tour of Cape Fear, or explore the area on a horse-drawn carriage. Located just east of Wilmington, Blockade Runner is also not far from the Wilmington Children’s Museum, Airlie Gardens, and the North Carolina Aquarium.

What’s the Bottom Line?

With one of the best locations of any of the Wrightsville Beach hotels and set on one of the most stunning beaches on the North Carolina coast, Blockade Runner offers exciting water activities along with the tranquility of an unhurried coastal vacation.

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275 Waynick Blvd
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
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User Highlights
"Fabulous location on the beach" "Quick walk to beach"
100% appreciated the clean beach.
"Breathtaking landscaping" "Close to fishing pier"
100% appreciated the closeness to the beach.
Not enough parking facilities, according to 62%.
"Phenominal staff" "Front desk was very accommodating"
64% said the reception staff was ok.
80% found the restaurant service to be one of the best.
"Excellent buffet breakfast" "Wonderful complimentary breakfast"
76% were happy with the price of the breakfast.
"Mini fridge worked great" "Do not have a fan"
90% complained about the bathroom.
98% thought the view was good.
Wellness Area
"Nice jacuzzi" "Good work out"
"No fan in bathroom" "The fan did not work"
56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds.
Only 53% said rooms were big enough.
"No internet" "Weak Internet"
100% said the wifi quality was bad.

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Pleasant hotel grounds
Bathroom could be optimized
Hotel could use some updating
Great view
Expert Reviews
In the middle of Wrightsville Beach, opening onto views of the ocean, this seven-story hotel is far superior to the lackluster string of motels along Lumina Avenue, north and south. Guest...
Hotel Information
Airport Shuttle
Bar or Lounge
Child Activities
Child Care
Fitness Center
Free Parking
Free Wifi
No Smoking
Spa or Sauna
From 4:00pm*must be 18 or older to check-in
Until 11:00am
# of Rooms
  • Late Check-out Fee: USD 35.00 (subject to availability)
  • Breakfast Fee: between USD 14 and USD 20 for adults, USD 14 and USD 20 for children (approximately)
Handicap Accessible
Wheelchair Accessible