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Rest in Comfort in our Newly Renovated Rooms


Our 16-room motel building was completely renovated in 2018 & remodeled again in December of 2021 with new paint, furnishings & new vinyl plank flooring to provide a comfortable place for you to stay that is just footsteps away from our beautiful white sandy beaches as well as a full-service privately owned restaurant. A new furniture package was added including new paint and new vinyl plank flooring. You may choose from a king room with a king size bed, or a standard room with 2 queen beds. Parking is available right outside your front door.

$$$ OUR MAY PROMO IS NOW HERE $$$
With ridiculous gas prices out of control inflation and politicians failing to do the right thing on virtually every issue, we want to help you make your next vacation trip more affordable with some great promotions for May!

The following promotions begin now & all you need to do is make your reservation mention this promo to receive the discounts on the specific units listed below. All reservations must be booked & completed between May 15th through May 26th to qualify for the discount. No dates after May 26th qualify nor do any previous reservations for any of the dates listed below qualify. Absolutely no exceptions.

All Motel Rooms

Standard rooms with two queen beds & king rooms with 1 king bed are now being offered at these great promotions:
May 15th through May 26th Sunday - Thursday all rooms are $74.99/night. A $25.00 discount
May 15th through May 26th Friday & Saturday all rooms are $109.99/night. A $10.00 discount

Motel & Horseback Ride Stay & Play Promo
May 15th through May 26th Sunday - Thursday You & a guest can stay one night in the motel & each get a 60 minute horseback ride for the low price of $175.00 plus tax
May 15th through May 26th Sunday - Thursday You & a guest can stay one night in the motel & each get a 90 minute 9:00am or Sunrise horseback ride for the low price of $225.00 plus tax
(Please call to reserve at 252-515-9441 to see if space is available. Promos available while supplies last)

The following Campground RV Sites Only
The following Campsites are now being offered at these great promotions:
May 15th through May 26th Sunday - Thursday Sites 17-32 are only $29.99/night.
May 15th through May 26th Friday & Saturday Sites 17-32 are only $34.99/night.

May 15th through May 26th Sunday - Thursday Sites 45-51 are only $39.99/night.
May 15th through May 26th Friday & Saturday Sites 45-51 are only $45.99/night.
**Standard rates apply to all other campground sites with no exceptions.

Vacation Rental Suites
Two bedroom, full kitchen & living room Vacation Suites are now being offered at these great promotions:
May 15th through May 26th Sunday - Thursday all suites are $129.99/night with a 2 night minimum.
May 15th through May 26th Friday & Saturday all rooms are $149.99/night with a 2 night minimum.
May 27th through May 29th all rooms are $199.99/night with a 3 night minimum
(Additional cleaning fee of $50.00 will be applied after the reservation is made)

Horseback Riding On The Beach
The following Horseback rides are now being offered at these great promotions:
May 15th through May 30th Sunday - All 60 minute rides are only $59.99/person.
May 15th through May 30th - All 90 minute sunrise & 90 minute 9:00am minute rides are only $84.99/person.

Office & Gift Shop Hours
The office & gift shop will be open from 9:00AM to 6:00PM Every day to best sassist our guests. For all other hours and dates all check-ins will be done via the phone or with a staff member on-site.
Office is now located at 120 Driftwood Drive - campground entrance

If you Need to Check-in or Make a Reservation After Office Hours Please Call 252-515-0201 to receive your site number or room number

The Bay Breeze on-site restaurant is privately owned and operated is now serving lunch & dinner Tuesday thru Saturday. Please plan accordingly for our guest who will be on site Sunday & Monday. The restaurant is currently closed those days due to staffing issues. For more information and specific opening & closing times please call the restaurant at 252-225-0248 or visit their website www.baybreezerestaurantbar.business.site/

Welcome to Cedar Island's Rustic Resort & Motel


Located in beautiful Cedar Island, North Carolina, just 45 miles east of Morehead City, we are your first stop in the Outer Banks! We are located on the Pamlico Sound, which boasts breathtaking views, beautiful natural beaches with quartz sand, a full-service campground, motel, restaurant, sports bar, horseback riding on the beach, and many more outdoor activities. We have a boat ramp on-site to launch your small boat, canoe, kayak, or jetski and there are 2 deep water boat ramps that will launch you into Pamlico Sound. Come enjoy the beauty of Cedar Island where you can simply relax in peaceful tranquility, or be as active as you would like on your vacation in the Outer Banks! Your room will feature comfortable beds, hot showers with tankless never ending hot water, free wifi, Dish Network, tub & shower combo, a mini fridge, microwave, coffee pot & free coffee, single story building and only steps to the beach. The restaurant is not open for breakfast so please plan accordingly.
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Fun Things To Do
  • Take a horseback ride on the beach & through the water with one of our stable guides
  • Walk the beach and search for the herd of wild horses
  • Pamlico Sound offers world-class Red Drum fishing & some of the best fishing on the east coast
  • Take the on-site ferry to our neighboring Ocracoke Island in the Outer Banks
  • Rent canoes and kayaks on site from the rental office
  • Visit the playground, play volleyball or horseshoes in our campground
  • Boating available in both Pamlico Sound from the public boat ramp or Cedar Island Bay from our private boat ramp
  • Catch fish, oysters, clams, and crabs for dinner
  • Purchase fresh seafood locally from local vendors and fish houses for delicious meals
  • Visit Cape Lookout National Seashore and tour the lighthouse
  • Local duck hunting guides available in the area
  • Fishing Charter Guide services available in the area
  • Take a day trip to Beaufort for shopping and visit the Maritime Museum
  • Visit the Waterfowl Museum in Harker's Island, and learn about our Down East Heritage
  • Spend your day at our beautiful beach & forget about everything accept enjoying life. 
  • Take in our awesome sunrises and sunsets!
  • Take a walk and watch the otters and ducks play in the bay.


We have a friendly staff that is eager to serve you! Book your room now and come enjoy the beautiful panoramic views of the Pamlico Sound and Cedar Island Bay. Enjoy your stay!

Motel Room

Welcome to Cedar Island Motel. A rustic resort in the beautiful Outer Banks located at the Cedar Island Ferry. Enjoy our newly renovated motel rooms. All rooms have a mini-fridge, microwave, coffee, free wifi, Dish Network, comfortable beds & hot showers.

Motel Rates


Motel Rates