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Sea Sprite Ocean Front Motel and Apartments

1016 The Strand, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
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Basel, Switzerland
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12 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Shabby motel, highly overprized. Smelly and stains everywhere. Avoid! Stains on the mattress, on the carpet. Two hotel rooms are separated by a unlocked door only. A beside table in front of the door is your only security here.. No safe provided by the way. Great view and location, I can give you that.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights, amazing location right on the beach. 6 of us shared a clean, well kept apartment with sufficient kitchen facilities even had a built in jacuzzi in the bath! Staff were very helpful throughout the stay, passing on their local knowledge of the best places to go and enjoy!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

I have stayed here multiple times. It is literally on the strand, steps away from the beach and never really over $175 (sometimes $150) for two beds plus two trundle beds:) my family and I love this place. It's older and is very 70s but clean and quiet. The location is perfect and there are tons of shops and restaurants... More 

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Mojave, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

I stayed here with my wife in May 2015, and it was amazing. One of the best times of my adult life actually, and obviously while being with someone you love means more, we were very happy here and loved waking up to the beach every morning. I was born in Torrance, and it was nice to revisit and see... More 

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Hawthorne, California
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

After 5 straight years of staying at the Sea Sprite, only to find absolutely NO upgrades have been made in an already very run down hotel, the customer service we experienced was outrageous. We had about 4 rooms this time and on a Saturday night at 8:30 were yelled at by the Manager (not asked politely but treated like bad... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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99 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

I was hoping that the condition of this place would have improved since my last stay but it was not to be. We were given a small room that appeared to be a previous garage or storage shed. It was very hot and did not have a table, chair or fan. When we asked for a fan at the front... More 

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Albuquerque, NM
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We were so happy with our 3 night stay here! Several years ago, we tried to stay here, and the crowds were not family friendly, and we ended up leaving. This time, it was very quiet. We had 5 in our party, so the 2 queen beds and 2 trundles made all the difference for a good nights sleep! The... More 

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new jersey
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15 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here again for two nights with my daughter and son. It was ok until my daughter and I took a walk on the beach at first we thought it was sand and seaweed stuck to out feet until we got back to the sea sprite we tryed to wash it off and found out it was oil the guy... More 

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Yucaipa, California
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65 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The Sea Sprite is located within walking distance of anything that you want to do in Hermosa Beach. It isn't beautiful, but if you are looking for a party weekend, this is the place. It is right on the beach and it walking distance from The Comedy and Magic Club, the Strand, restaurants, bars and shopping. We show up on... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

If you're looking for luxury this is not your place but the location is absolutely the best. It is clean, and comfortable and right on the beach. I was a little surprised how run down the place looked when I got there, but it came highly recommended so I gave it a chance. I was not disappointed. You stay here... More 

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