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Sea Shore Motel

2637 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Sea Shore Motel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean room , pleasant helpful staff. Very convenient location. Comfortable beds and free parking. Very good VFM for such a central location. If you decide to stay here then do not miss the Urth Cafe just along main Street.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ah, the Sea Shore Motel - I have stayed here before and knew I was on a winner, and they did not disappoint. It’s fairly basic but has everything you want - secure, clean, pleasant and plenty of room. They re so nice here, very friendly and helpful. Main Street Santa Monica is one of my favourite streets in all... More 

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NSW,Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Sea Shore for a week, the staff were lovely and very knowledgable and helpful. One time they were so busy and my daughter and I were waiting to ask a question, we had to meet some people for lunch so we left the office (and planned on coming back later to ask) one of the staff... More 

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Melbourne Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This older style hotel is such a great place to stay to enjoy all Santa Monica has to offer. Great restaurants, an easy walk to the beach, Pier and 3rd Avenue shopping strip, a laundry next door, free parking and Wifi and wonderfully friendly helpful staff, we had it all. I was even able to borrow a beach towel! The... More 

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Southlake, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This hotel was wonderfully located within walking distance to many restaurants, beach and shopping. It was immaculate and had free parking and WIFI. The front desk was very helpful giving us a general layout of the area when we checked in. There was an Italian gourmet type deli attached that served amazing breakfasts and lunches and a food truck gathering... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights to enjoy the Santa Monica/LA area. A great motel with friendly staff. May not have the same amenities as a large chain motel, but I wouldn't change a thing. Loved it and can't wait to visit again!!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We've stayed here before and the friendly staff, clean rooms and excellent location keep us coming back each time we're in California. We stayed for 3 nights in early June and enjoyed a relaxing break at the Sea Shore. Good cafes and restaurants nearby, all we needed on the doorstep!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This is my second stay. I used to live around here and came to beach here throughout my youth. Motel was here then (I now visit occasionally from my home on Maui) . I chose this wonderful place because of location, price and customer service. They are very accommodating. Will come back again and recommend.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

A great motel close to everything. Staff are fantastic and couldn't do enough to assist me with staying at their motel although I had to change rooms every night. They rang around to find me a room when they were full one night. Big thanks to Ken and Tom with their assistance with everything. Rooms were spacious and clean. Loved... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We stayed 8 nights and it was very good stay. Everyone was very helpful and room was big enough and clean. Housekeeper always fold my cloth and tidy up my room. If I would go back Santa Monica, I stay here again. They have a lot of information and right on the Main Street, easy to find a restaurant close... More 

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