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Seaside Motel

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42 South Ocean Avenue, Cayucos, CA 93430
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Usually I am very skeptical about staying in motels but the Seaside Motel was above and beyond. The room was clean and cozy. The owners are wonderful and nice. The garden is adorable. Sitting out in the garden at the picnic table for dinner was one of my favorite moments. I absolutely will be coming back to Cayucos and when... More 

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Visalia, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You couldn't choose a more immaculate, lovingly cared for property with a perfect beach location in CA. The patio & garden are an added treasure & a lovely area to enjoy a glass of local wine. As close to perfect this side of heaven!!!

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SeasideMotel, Owner at Seaside Motel, responded to this review

Ah yes, many a glass of wine has been had and books read on our patio! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay Vicki, we look forward to another visit with you soon! More 

Modesto, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I decided we would go to Cayucos for a festival this weekend. Everywhere I checked, (hotels, B&Bs) were full or frightfully expensive. Based on the reviews here on Trip Advisor, we decided to give the Seaside Motel a try. When we called, they had only one room open, Purple Haze. What the heck, why not? We arrived... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very good motel and delivers good value. It has been clean every time we have stayed here. I would stay here again. The only downside is they don't allow pets so we stay elsewhere when traveling with pets.

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SeasideMotel, Owner at Seaside Motel, responded to this review

So glad you have found our cleanliness consistent... it is a priority for us! Looking forward to your next stay DesertYak! More 

Los Altos, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

My children and I have been here 5 times since feb 2014 and it's the coziest ,closest and safest place. We get room7 and I can see my kids walk to the beach. (Each room has it's unique theme) They can even walk downtown by themselves. Rick and Rebecca run the place and it feels like you are going to... More 

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SeasideMotel, Owner at Seaside Motel, responded to this review

Room 7, West Winds is a favorite! And yes, Cayucos is a hidden gem, so safe and like the old days... We are so happy you found us. We have enjoyed having your family stay with us this past year! We look forward to many more visits with you! More 

Mesquite, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015 via mobile

Beautifully and meticulously cared for. Each room is a quaint theme with unique murals and cozy, comfortable furnishings. The kitchenettes are well supplied and perfect to make meals of any size. Rebecca and Rick go out of there way to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. My children love to stay at the seaside and love the gardens that... More 

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SeasideMotel, Owner at Seaside Motel, responded to this review

Oh you paint such a wonderful picture Stevens875, thank you! It is such a compliment and so endearing, to see that others love our little place just as much as we do. It is our oasis and we are so happy you have found it one of yours as well. More 

Hercules, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

This is one of our favorite places for a quiet week. It's close to many wonderful sights, including Hearst Castle, Cambria, Moro Bay, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, wineries, butterflies, elephant seals, and lighthouses (just to name a few). We love small family-run motels, and Rick and Rebecca have created one of the best! Every room has surprisingly tasteful decorations,... More 

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SeasideMotel, Owner at Seaside Motel, responded to this review

What a delight to read your review, thank you jfrob! There are so many wonderful things to take in around Cayucos and YES, Brown Butter Cookie Company is one of the best treasures in our town! More 

Bakersfield, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We try to visit Cayucos and the Seaside Motel every six weeks or so. As we drive into Cayucos, we say "we are home" and as we pull into the Seaside we breath a sigh of relief knowing that we are in a safe, clean, and comfortable place. Every room is uniquely decorated. Our favorite things are barbecueing in the... More 

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SeasideMotel, Owner at Seaside Motel, responded to this review

Yes Debbie, you ARE home!! Always so lovely to have you here with us, we consider you family. Thank you for such a wonderful review, we look forward to seeing you soon! More 

US/NZ
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We've only been twice now - unlike many of the very regular guests - but when we're in Cayucos again, we'll be back. It's homey, quaint, friendly, clean, and affordable. Kind of like beach motels used to be back in the 60s and 70s.

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SeasideMotel, Owner at Seaside Motel, responded to this review

Ah, yes! The good ol' days of the 60's and 70's! Well, that is our era and we truly believe cleanliness and good service are still alive and well... Thank you dgoanne, we look forward to your next stay! More 

San Luis Obispo County, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I live on the Central Coast and needed occasional lodging nearby which provided an excellent and reliable internet connection, safety for a single woman, peace and quiet, cleanliness, and good eateries and the ocean within walking distance. I found these and more when I discovered the Seaside Motel and met the wonderful Rick and Rebecca, hosts extraordinaire! For the past... More 

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SeasideMotel, Owner at Seaside Motel, responded to this review

Dear Cynthia, such sweet and wonderful things to say. Our hearts are full with your kindness. We are so pleased you have found a home at our home. That is all we could ask, that our guests feel welcome and know how special they are to us. Thank you for being a part of our extended family... we look forward... More 

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