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This elegant coastal Inn is located on one of the most beautiful islands in North Carolina. Beautifully appointed rooms with king sized beds, private baths, private screened porches, rocking chairs, love seats, wet bars, and private storage rooms. Each room overlooks the beautiful salt marsh and Intracoastal Waterway and is only steps to the ocean. The Sunset Inn is removed from the typical hustle and bustle of commercialized beaches, yet, we are only 25 miles north or Myrtle Beach, S.C. and 40 miles south of Wilmington, N.C. Only five miles from Ocean Isle Beach, NC the immediate area affords you over 16 challenging golf courses and excellent dining. Comfortable and roomy with a relaxed atmosphere, our spacious coastal home awaits your arrival.
4.4 on October 26, 2016
We stayed here four nights in late October. I have nothing but good things to say about this lovely inn. It is exactly as described here; the rooms overlook the marsh/inlet and you also have a great view of the impressive bridge leading to the mainland. Our room was impeccable...clean, nicely decorated and well supplied. There were a total of 11 drawers for clothes, etc. plus a closet. There was a mini fridge and cable tv. The porch has a swing and two rocking chairs! We had the Bird Island room which was one of the bigger ones. A five-minute walk gets you to the wonderful, uncrowded beach, right near the pier. I will definitely be back!
5 on May 22, 2015
We decided to stay at the Sunset Inn to celebrate our 50th anniversary. We could have gone anywhere, but we started coming here since they first opened 15 yrs. ago, and couldn't think of a nicer place to go. Andrea, Dave and the entire staff make every effort to make you feel at home and special. It just keeps getting "gooder and gooder" from the home baked specialties for breakfast, to the extra care in cleanliness in your room. Happy 15th anniversary and many more! We thank you. Karen & Don
5 on May 04, 2015
Great room, great staff, unique, clean, and updated! I love everything about this inn. I was treated with respect and heartwarming southern hospitality!
4.8 on May 04, 2015
We will never forget the wonderful stay that we have just had in the magical Sunset Inn. We were given a wonderful welcome and throughout our stay nothing was too much trouble. The setting is wonderful as it is near to the beautiful beach but also surrounded by marshlands and waterways which you can view from your balcony off the lovely rooms. You can even sit and watch the world go by from your rocking chair. Very unique and memorable and should we every return to NC we will definitely revisit and stay. Thank you we can highly recommend.
5 on March 31, 2015
My room was the Charleston Room for three nights during a writer's conference. I felt so at home, so relaxed, so cared for by the staff and the exquisitely decorated room. A home away from home with the added bonus of time at the beach. Cherished every minute of my time at The Sunset Inn.
5 on March 31, 2015
I discovered the Sunset Inn last fall during a Writing Retreat and found it to be the perfect getaway! My room was beautiful, with a very comfortable bed and gorgeous views of the marsh. I felt like I had stepped into the old South with the long porches and rocking chairs outlining each floor of the inn.The staff went out of their way to see that every possible need was taken care of -- even cooking me a completely allergen free breakfast each morning. And the short walk to the beach where I saw glorious sunrises and sunsets completed the package. I can't wait to return!!
4.2 on March 30, 2015
My husband and I have been staying at the Sunset Inn three to four times each year for many years. We love so many things about The Sunset Inn! The facility itself is so charming and very well built! The rooms are quite nicely decorated and impeccably clean! The screened porches that overlook the marsh have given us hours and hours of relaxation and spectacular views! The menus for breakfast are varied and always include hot, homemade items, sweets, fruit, and a variety of other items suitable for guests with any special dietary needs. We especially love the staff at The Inn who treat us like family and they meet our every need and beyond! We love going there every chance we get and The Sunset Inn is at the very top of our list of favorite vacation places!
5 on March 30, 2015
When I am yearning for the peace and beauty of marsh views, sea wind, and sunrise and sunset walks, my number one choice is the Sunset Inn. Sunset Beach, which boasts fantastic sunrise AND sunset views and miles of unspoiled beach to walk, swim, fish, etc., is in my mind, the best North and South Carolina have to offer, and the Sunset Inn offers all one could want in hospitality, comfort, service, and surroundings. I'm proud to be able to offer writing retreats at this lovely inn every February and November -- my participants always have great things to say about their experience. Maureen Ryan Griffin, www.wordplaynow.com
5 on March 28, 2015
We've enjoyed this special inn for over a decade. We visit the Sunset Inn 1-3 times a year because it truly is the perfect getaway. Everything is consistent!! The staff is so welcoming and helpful, the rooms are immaculate, breakfast is always delicious, and it's so peaceful. The location is perfect as the beach is gorgeous and the surrounding marsh is full of wildlife. Wilmington and Myrtle Beach are close, shopping and great restaurants nearby, lots of outdoor activities to enjoy such as golf or biking, or just relax and take a respite from it all!! The Sunset Inn is so comfortable and is our home away from home!!
4.8 on March 27, 2015
Sunset Inn is the perfect retreat at the beach. The accommodations are lovely as well as comfortable. Although each room has a visitor’s notebook complete with brochures for nearby activities and menus for local restaurants, the Inn’s staff has up-to-date information on special events, author talks and local concerts. True to its southern roots, the Inn has a wrap-around veranda on each floor and a delightful front porch – all complete with rockers, swings and Adirondack chairs – the perfect places to enjoy a delicious breakfast or just read a good book!
Each room has a different theme and décor with a king-size bed, wet bar, refrigerator, love seat and private screened porch with rockers overlooking the peaceful saltwater marsh. Amenities: •Private Screened Porch •Rocking Chairs •In-Room Mini Refrigerator •Wet Bar w/In-Room Coffee Maker •Private Bath •Color TV with premium cable •March, I CARE WHY and Sunset View •DVD player w/free seasonal rentals •King sized Bed w/Pillow Top Mattress •Hair Dryer, Iron •Radio Alarm Clock •WiFi •On site parking •Non-Smoking Only •Complimentary Sunset Beach Pier Parking Pass
Nightly Rate: $109 - $179
Nightly Rate: $109 - $179
Grand Room, One king sized bed with a larger loveseat area and color cable TV/VCR. The grand room has a Jacuzzi tub and a standard shower. Also includes a small refrigerator and wet bar area. Corner Screened porch overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway with porch swing and rocking chairs.
Nightly Rate: $125 - $209
Island, Oceanfront, Small town, Tropical
Wilmington, NC (ILM-New Hanover County) 45 miles
From Hwy 17S, take a left at Hwy 904 in Grissettown. There will be a McDonalds on the corner. Keep straight for about 4 miles towards 179N until you reach Hwy 179 or Beach Drive. There will be a Food Lion on the right. Take a right onto 179 and go two miles until you reach the Sunset Beach Bridge which will be on the right. Cross bridge and the Inn is the first Building on the left, directly on the marsh. From Hwy 17N, take the Calabash exit on Hwy 179. Follow 179 for approx. eight miles until you reach the Sunset Beach Bridge. Cross the bridge and the Inn is the first Building on the left, directly on the marsh.
Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Movie Theater, Museum, Ocean, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Religious Services, Vineyard, Winery
Microwave, Parking, Wedding Facilities , Whirlpool tubs in four rooms, Microwave available in ice machine room, Complimentary popcorn available by microwave
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board, Private entrance, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wet bar, Wi-Fi, Wired internet
Andrea Ward has been with the Inn since the doors opened in 2000. Even during the construction phase, Andrea has overseen the details of managing The Sunset Inn and has coordinated over 40 on-site weddings, many successful retreats and welcomed thousands of guests, many returning for another relaxing stay.
for Large Eggs 1 Can Evaporated Milk 2 Tbls Plain Flour 2 cups shredded cheese Salt and pepper to taste Sausage, bacon, spinach, vegetables if desired or plain Beat eggs and blend in milk and other ingredients. Pour in muffin tins that have been greased or sprayed with baking spray. Bake in 350 oven for approx. 20 minutes. Check with knife or toothpick.