Reservations accepted for Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights year round

301 Freemason Street

Oriental, NC  28571


​​Room rates $139-$179.  Includes Gourmet Breakfast Daily, Evening Wine, Beer and/or Organic Herbal Iced Tea. Call now to treat yourself to the Best of Oriental!


The Cartwright House is a historic North Carolina Bed and Breakfast that stands apart with many distinctive features and amenities for our guests to enjoy.  Here are a few of them:

An assortment of coffees, organic teas, sodas and bottled water. Available 24 hrs.

A healthy and plentiful breakfast is served each morning in our sunny dining room at  your choice of 8:00, 8:30 or 9:00 am.  Items vary according to season and day of the week and may include breakfast quiche, a fresh fruit parfait, home baked muffins and breads, yogurt, granola, a variety of both sweet and savory crepes, waffles,  fruit juice, coffee, tea, and hot chocolate. Everything is made from scratch at the Inn in our state of the art kitchen. 

Fine Italian  bath amenities from Poggesi

High speed (by Oriental standards)  wireless internet access throughout the Inn

Secure storage for your bicycles.

Plenty of off street parking and can accommodate your boat as well.  Please inquire at time of booking.

Ceiling fans in all guest rooms. The Inn is air conditioned throughout. 

The wraparound porch with plenty of comfortable seating and a breeze off the water makes an especially inviting place to read and relax.

Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.  Please let us know if you have any special needs and we will make our best efforts to accommodate you.

(Please note-in keeping with our vision of a restful and relaxed environment, televisions are not available at the Inn).