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Bed and breakfast at Mallard Bay

960 mallard Bay Rd. , Hampstead, NC 28443 USA (Show map)
4.8
50 Reviews
$95 - $110
per night

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Overall
4.8

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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service4.9
  • Value4.9
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Dining4.8

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Thoroughly pleasant experience!

4.6 on September 02, 2014

My husband and teenage daughter stayed at B&B at Mallard Bay over Labor Day weekend. It was a great value but the best part was meeting our hostess. She truly loves and knows the area and welcomes you into her home. We started each day with a relaxing and delicious cooked breakfast and delightful conversation. Our daughter loved staying with her and enjoyed checking crab traps. Highly recommended - just a short drive to Topsail Island and beach activities!


The Right Place to Stay

4.2 on July 24, 2014

We had a very pleasant stay here. It's away from the crowds for peaceful nights and beautiful mornings -with delicious breakfasts, and close enough to beaches, water activities, sight-seeing trips and Wilmington tourist attractions. Phoebe is a very charming and gracious hostess.


A wonderful place near Wilmington

5 on July 23, 2014

Phoebe and her place are just wonderful. She is thoughtful about details, makes an incredible breakfast (tailored reasonably to your wants and needs) and knows where to go for good food, beaches… She has chairs and umbrellas for the beach, kayaks for the waterway out back and other things you might need. The bed is very comfortable and on the firm side. The separate sitting room with TV allows for some individual privacy as well. Add the sun porch overlooking the water and this is a real bargain.


Spring 2014 getaway

5 on April 07, 2014

Had a fabulous stay at the Bed and Breakfast at Mallard Bay. We took our two young children with us and it was just a wonderful time. Phoebe was very accommodating and had toys for the kids to play with at the house and toys for them to take to the beach too! and of course the breakfasts were wonderful as well! Will definitely go back again!

Innkeeper Response
thanks so much. Having you and the girls here was delightful.


Veteran's Day Get Away--2013

5 on December 08, 2013

We visited the B&B for a short get away for Veteran's day 2013. Phoebe was an oustanding host. She has everything imaginable that you need for a great get away. I could imagine even staying for a week there. Her breakfast were outstanding and her coffee is yummie! She knows the area well and is very willing to help you with questions you may have about where to dine, what to do, etc. She is very personable and nice to sit and talk with. You will be very please you visited I am sure as we were! The Holeman's, Raleigh, NC

Innkeeper Response
Thank you so much for the wonderful review. That helps so much when others check out the website. I enjoyed having you here and hope you come back.


Great Beachy B&B

5 on July 30, 2013

We just spent 2 nights at the Mallard Bay B&B and it was great! Phoebe is delightful, the room is nice & clean, & it's close to great beaches. Breakfast was delicious both days, and Phoebe accommodated our needs for gluten free meals.


Get Away Weekend

4.6 on June 18, 2013

Recently had a get-away weekend, early June, and what a wonderful time was had. Breakfast w/ fresh fruit and eggs to order was great! Enjoyed the kayaking experience and the peacefulness of the home. Will definitely visit again!


Birthday week

5 on May 27, 2013

My husband and I spent my birthday week at Mallard Bay Bed and Breakfast and couldn't have wished for anything more. After warm greetings from the owner, beautiful accomadations, at a beautiful location, Mallard Bay became our home away from home. The owner became our guide to help us choose what was available to do in the area. Thank you, Ms. Phoebe, for making my birthday a memorable and special time. Perfect and highly recommened. I guarantee anyone they will enjoy Mallard Bay and will never forget the special breakfasts and wonderful conversation provided by Ms. Phoebe.


Third time's a charm

5 on November 17, 2012

Our 3rd visit to Mallard Bay was even better than the first two but only because the weather was PERFECT! The B&B just gets better & better with the addition of a small TV in the bedroom to make checking the news & weather easy as p ie. We love spending time with Phoebe Hood, who makes us feel so much at home in her home that we can hardly wait until the next time!


My second trip in a month.

5 on November 09, 2012

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our getaway weekend and I came back for a buiness trip. This won't be our last. Phoebe is delightful company / host and the area is quite compelling. Already looking forward to another trip.


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Location

Location Type

intracoastal waterway, near Topsail Island Beach, near Surf City, Village

Airport

Wilmington, NC (ILM-New Hanover County) 20 miles

Directions to property:

From I40 take exit 408(NC210/Hampstead) and drive 13 miles east to US17. At stoplight in Hampstead,turn left(north) and drive 2.4miles to stoplight at Country Club Dr. Turn right,go 2.7 miles to Mallard Bay Rd. Turn right, go 1 mile and the Bed and Breakfast is straight ahead at 90degree turn in road. Light green house on pilings. Ok to park in grass.Come in side door upstairs.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, historic carriage tours, boat marina, fishing, river boat tours, 6 nearby golf courses, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ruins, Winery

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

BBQ grill, Computer, Copier, Fireplace, Washer/dryer , booster seat/high chair/gate, sunroom with views of water, kayaks,paddles, lifejackets, beach chairs and umbrella, hammock, children's toys and books

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, DVD Player, Fridge, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Library, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, beach walks, kayaks on site to use, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Water sports

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Policies

  • Check In:: 2pm
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Yes children under 6 are free
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Yes

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: two night minimum on weekends and holidays
  • Accepted payments S, y, s, t, e, m, ., C, o, l, l, e, c, t, i, o, n, s, ., G, e, n, e, r, i, c, ., L, i, s, t, `, 1, [, S, y, s, t, e, m, ., S, t, r, i, n, g, ]
  • Deposit Amount Required: deposit equal to first night's stay required to reserve suite. For weekly rate, a deposit of $200.00 is required.
  • Cancellations: 10 day cancellation notice for full refund less $20.00. 4 day cancellation notice for 50% refund of deposit less $20.00. Less than 4 days notice: no refund.
Rescheduling can be discussed with owner.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Phoebe Hood

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

About the innkeepers

Phoebe is a semi-retired nurse practitioner who is active in Sierra Club, Contra dancing, kayaking, and most outdoor activities. Very knowledgable about local happenings and great places to visit.

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: at request of guests
  • Serving Location: sunroom, Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian


Signature Dish

blueberry pancakes
Fresh local blueberries and other fruits in season, organic when available. Vegetarian breakfast quiche or casseroles. Gluten free foods available on request.


Details

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960 mallard Bay Rd. , Hampstead, NC 28443 USA (Show map)

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