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Discovery Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1106 Fremont Blvd., Seaside, CA 93955
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The room and ensuite is spacious, it had a fridge which was useful and the bed was comfortable. So it was good value for money. It was quiet. We did not like the breakfast food and chose to eat elsewhere. The staff could be friendlier

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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

First to the good points, the outside looks lovely, and inviting, and it was cheap. Free wi-fi worked well, bathroom was clean. For me, though it just seems a waste not to do more with it. The furnishings are hideous, old, and carpets look horrible. Check in was to the point, but a bit of charm would be welcome. Plus... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We stayed here for one night, it was one of the cheapest hotels I could find the weekend of move-in for CSUMB. It is located about 6 miles from CSUMB, taking the 1 hwy. The outside of the hotel is cute and quaint with all the flowers and bushes, but the inside of the rooms need major updating. Our toilet... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We were passing through the Monterey area or our West coast road trip. We arrived late and left early. The motel was exactly what we needed - spacious room, comfortable bed, safe parking and clean. Nothing special in terms of furnishings, but clean and lots of room to put things. Shower was not amazing, but did the job. If you... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

It's been written here in reviews about rudeness of the owners but for a Finn like me, it was only right-to-the-point communication which I appreciated. And the man was actually quite friendly after first encounter. ☺ All in all: good location, cheap, everything one needs, coffee ready always at the reception (free of charge) and good breakfast place within 100m... More

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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Payed a great price through an online booking company so I expected it to be run-down and shady. Here are my brief thoughts on my own experience: Easy check-in, nice owner, clean room, cable TV, pretty quick wi-fi, simple free breakfast, close to all the Monterey attractions. Only down side is the walls were a bit thin. Overall, though, great... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

First off, I know what I was paying for this room (not much) and I know what a cheap hotel room is like. Thin, rough towels? Yeah, comes with the territory. Outdated decor? Who cares? I just want a place to sleep. Surly service? Meh, not that big a deal to me. If I want a concierge to be my... More

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Luton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Large room, and king size bed. The sheets and towels were clean and they provided a basic breakfast which consisted of cereal and pastries and coffee just enough to get you going. There was a fridge but no coffee making facilities. There were a few restaurants nearby by but with a bus stop outside you could easily catch a bus... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We stayed here as a stop of on our way to LA as we wanted to vist the aquarium , firstly we were suprised by how far away from montery the inn actually is as it is advertised as "discovery inn montery" however its at least a 20 minute drive into montery and no where near a beech. This was... More

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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

RUDE!!!! I have rarely met tenants this rude. On top of it, people tried to get into our room at 1am and were really loud. Breakfast was more than scarce and room smelled like smoke. I guess it is what you expect for the price but improvements are definitely in order!

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Address: 1106 Fremont Blvd., Seaside, CA 93955
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Seaside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Discovery Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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