SHELL ISLAND RESORT

2700 North Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.5 Star Beach Spa or Beach Resort in New Hanover County
34.23428-77.77737
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4.0/ 5

Based on 475 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 22.8%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 143 rooms in property
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Group booking rating of 8.5/10
  • 4 conference rooms in property

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Check Rates1 Bedroom 1ba Double Suite Oceanfront 2 Double Beds and 1 Sleeper Sofa
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Check Rates1 Bedroom 1ba King Suite Oceanfront 1 King Bed and 1 Sleeper Sofa
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Check Rates1 Bedroom 1ba Premium Suite Oceanfront 1 King Bed and 1 Sleeper Sofa
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Check Rates1 Bedroom 1ba Premium Suite Oceanfront 2 Double Beds and 1 Sleeper Sofa
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Check Rates2 Double Beds Luxury Suite Ocean Front AAA Rate Must Present Membership Card At Check in
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Check Rates2 Double Beds Luxury Suite Ocean Front View Balcony Sofa Sleeper Wireless Standard
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Check RatesBeautiful Beach Walkout 1st Fl 2 Double Beds AAA Rate Must Present Membership Card At Check in
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Check RatesBeautiful Beach Walkout 1st Fl 2 Double Beds Suite Balcony Sofa Sleeper WiFi Standard
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Check RatesLarge Oceanfront 2 Double Beds Premier Suite Ocean View Balcony Sofa Sleeper Standard
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Check RatesPremium Suite 1 King Bed Oceanfront
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Check RatesPremium Suite 1 King Bed Oceanfront Room Only
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Check RatesPremium Suite 2 Double Beds Oceanfront
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Check RatesRate Is 100% No Change or Cancellation Is Allowed On The Reservation Full Deposit Is Required At Tim
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Check RatesSpacious Beach Walkout 1st Fl 1 King Bed AAA Rate Must Present Membership Card At Check in
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Check RatesSpacious Beach Walkout 1st Fl 1 King Bed Balcony Sofa Sleeper WiFi Coffeemaker Standard
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Check RatesSpacious Beach Walkout 1st Fl 1 King Bed Senior Citizen Rate Must Present Identification At Check in
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Check RatesSpacious Oceanfront 1 King Bed Luxury AAA Rate Must Present Membership Card At Check in
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Check RatesSpacious Oceanfront 1 King Bed Luxury Suite Ocean View Balcony Sofa Sleeper Standard
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Check RatesSpacious Oceanfront1 King Bed Premier Suite Ocean Front View Balcony Sofa Standard
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed with Sofa Bed Oceanfront
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed with Sofa Bed Oceanfront Room Only
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Check RatesSuite 2 Double Beds Oceanfront
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Check RatesSuite 2 Double Beds Oceanfront Room Only
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Local Attractions

Beach, Kayaks, Sunset Cruises, Jet Ski's, Restaurants, Shopping

Customer Reviews of Shell Island Resort

4.0 out of 5.Based on 475 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Nestled on the northern tip of Wrightsville Beach, Shell Island is surrounded by a sprawling expanse of sand and unparalleled views of the Atlantic Ocean, Mason’s Inlet, and Figure Eight Island. This family-friendly resort and hotel boasts a front row seat to the beckoning sea and a beach that seems to stretch endlessly, making it feel like it is yours alone.Enhanced by a recent $10 million renovation, Shell Island is better than ever and looking forward to welcoming you to your most relaxing getaway yet. With the surf and sand just a few steps outside our doors, you’ll find Shell Island where Lumina Road ends and the beach begins.Rooms and Amenities:Every suite is an oceanfront suite here at Shell Island. Overlooking more than 3,000 feet of beautiful Wrightsville Beach, each full-service suite sleeps from four to six people and includes one bedroom (one King Bed or two Double Beds), one and a half baths and a great room that includes the living area with full size sleeper sofa, dining area and a kitchenette. Every suite is individually owned and distinctively decorated, providing all the amenities you expect. Open the door to your own private balcony to let the sea breeze in and bring the beach just a bit closer. Features include:·Your own private, oceanfront balcony·Kitchenette, including a refrigerator, microwave, stovetop, coffee maker and blender·Color cable TV·High-speed Internet access via complimentary wi-fi network Banquet Space:Ideal for business meetings and social gatherings, Shell Island is the perfect retreat. Corporate travelers will appreciate our business center (complete with a copier and a printer), complimentary wireless Internet access, and more than 6,000 square feet of meeting space, including Wrightsville Beach’s only oceanfront ballroom. Enhanced by our recent $10 million renovation, we are the ideal gathering spot for groups of all sizes. Enjoy our new oceanfront restaurant and bar complete with outdoor seating and plenty of parking available under a covered parking deck. Contemporary upgrades in both look and feel may provide just the inspiration you’re looking for!weddings:If you’ve always dreamed of being barefoot in the sand when you say “I do,” look no further than Shell Island for all of your wedding and reception needs. With a professional catering and wedding coordinator dedicated to your event, Shell Island can truly make your wedding day an unforgettable one. Hold your reception here in Wrightsville Beach’s only oceanview ballroom, which can accommodate up to 200 people. We offer three wedding packages that can be customized to suit your wedding, including catering, floral arrangements, and custom-designed cakes, guest favors, and ice sculptures. Among breathtaking scenery on North Carolina’s best beach, a wedding at Shell Island is the perfect way to begin your new life together.If you’re looking for a place to spend your honeymoon or an anniversary, there’s nothing more romantic than a walk on the beach. Here at Shell Island, you are literally just steps away from an endless stretch of sand on the secluded northern tip of Wrightsville Beach. Our 160 full-service suites—all oceanfront—offer relaxation and renewal on the beautiful coast of North Carolina. Come create memories to last a lifetime

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 PM
Check Out:11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation:2014
Floors:9
Rooms:143
Corridors:All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:150
Handicap Rooms:9
Suites:150
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:4 View Spaces
Meeting Space:6000 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 250 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym:On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:NIghtly
Pool Info:
Indoor and Outdoor pools open until 10PM
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72 hour individual
Nightly Parking:FREE
Total Taxes:13.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Occupancy Tax: 6.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 7.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Service Charge:21.00%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Charge for early check out
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

10 miles to Wilmington Int'l Airport.Shuttle service is available from various different shuttles in the area.Avg. $14 one way.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Shell Island Resort

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Shell Island Resort.

Feel free to use the Shell Island Resort meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Wrightsville Beach event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Oceanfront Ballroom87 x 33 x 92871--/200--3530253050/--702502
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Oceanfront Ballroom

We have an all oceanfront Ballroom that has floor to ceiling windows overlooking the ocean. This is a great room for social events, meetings, conferences, and exhibits. It is approximately 3,000 sq. ft. and has the best views on the coast.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2871 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
87 x 33 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
8
Windows:
25+
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Discounts on meeting space per headcount and use of in-house food and beverages. Contact us for additional information.
Shell Island Ballroom66 x 39 x 82574250/----15062746230/--3202501
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Shell Island Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2574 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
66 x 39 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
16
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Discounts on meeting space per headcount and use of in-house food and beverages. Contact us for additional information.
Sunray Venus
39 x 23 x 889760/----5030263018/--100601
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Sunray Venus

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
897 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
39 x 23 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Discounts on meeting space per headcount and use of in-house food and beverages. Contact us for additional information.
Scotch Bonnet
39 x 23 x 8897--/60--5030263018/--100601
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Scotch Bonnet

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
897 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
39 x 23 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Discounts on meeting space per headcount and use of in-house food and beverages. Contact us for additional information.
Sand Dollar
39 x 23 x 889760/----5030263018/--100601
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Sand Dollar

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
897 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
39 x 23 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Discounts on meeting space per headcount and use of in-house food and beverages. Contact us for additional information.

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