Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool

Blockade Runner Beach Resort places you within a short walk of Aussie Island Surf Shop and within a mile (2 km) of South End Surf Shop. This 3-star resort has 150 rooms and welcomes guests with a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free in-room WiFi. On the beach, the resort is also close to Wrightsville Beach and Johnnie Mercer's Pier.


Enjoy a bite to eat at the resort's restaurant, or relax with a drink at the bar/lounge. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room.


Blockade Runner Beach Resort's 150 rooms are air-conditioned and provide refrigerators, coffee makers, and laptop-compatible safes. Guests can expect free WiFi and 37-inch LCD TVs. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. In-room massages are available, and other amenities include ironing boards and desks.

Property features

At Blockade Runner Beach Resort, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. Free valet and self parking are available—or if you're not driving, take the free airport shuttle (available on request). The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help with concierge services, and answer any questions about the accommodations. Other amenities at this beach resort include a sauna, free WiFi in public areas, and 4 meeting rooms.


  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet and self parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Free airport shuttle

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Enjoy the umbrellas and sun loungers for a relaxing day at the beach. After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at Blockade Runner Beach Resort like an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center.

The resort offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a beach bar, a poolside bar, and a bar/lounge. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. This beach resort also offers a sauna and a garden. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary.

Blockade Runner Beach Resort is a smoke-free property.

  • Beach bar 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Conference space 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 1964 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Beach towels 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 150 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Garden 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Blockade Runner Beach Resort offers 150 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and in-room massages can be requested.

  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

East Oceanfront Dining - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Kayaking on site 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 7 AM to 11 PM. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Late check-out fee: USD 35.00
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Blockade Beach Runner Resort
  • Blockade Runner
  • Blockade Runner Beach
  • Blockade Runner Beach Resort
  • Blockade Runner Resort
  • Runner Beach
  • Blockade Runner Beach Resort Wrightsville Beach
  • Blockade Runner Beach Wrightsville Beach

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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