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Sea Esta Motels IV

20902 Coastal Highway, Dewey Beach, DE DE 19971
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Ranked #8 of 12 Hotels in Dewey Beach
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room price was decent and the rooms were very clean. It's not a high end hotel but was fine for our visit and we would definitely come again. The staff was very friendly at both check in and check out and even recommended a good place to eat.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If I could give this 3.5/5 I would. 3 would be a bit harsh, but not quite good enough for a4. First off it would get 5 stars for welcome: it's always nice to be welcomed with a 'I was expecting you Mr x' makes a change from the anonymous chains- although note that reception closes at 9. This is... More 

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We picked this hotel for a girl's weekend because of it's convenient location. Not needing all "the frills", we were looking for nothing more than a place to rest "our tired bodies". From front desk staff to housekeeping, they were by far some of the friendliest I've experienced in all my traveling years. Rooms were clean and everything operating properly.... More 

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Ayr, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had read a number of reviews about Sea Esta IV. We can only wonder if we were staying at the same property as some of the reviewers. We chose the Sea Esta IV as, at the time of booking, we had an older Greyhound who wasn't good on stairs and this hotel has an elevator. After 12 hours on... More 

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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This was the worst place I ever stayed. The toilet was filthy, there was hair in the sink, the rug hadn't been vacuumed, there was a lot of dust on the refrigerator and it needed to be defrosted. The microwave did not work, there was no chain lock, no Do Not Disturb sign, no hangers, only one hand towel and... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

No frills, but a very convenient spot to stay for a quick beach trip. Just a few minutes' drive from the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk and even closer to Dewey. And it's one of the few places that allow dogs if you want to bring your pup along to the beach. The wifi wasn't working when we were there, but that... More 

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Central Valley, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The only good thing about this place is . . . . . . pet fee is only $10 per night per pup AND all the free ice you want. We arrived 8/24/14 to find the room looked exactly like in the photo - that exact same polyester cover on all the beds. There is NO WIFI. They give you... More 

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Grantham, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The hotel was a very good value for the amount we paid to be so close to the beach in the middle of August. It is clear that this is not the most modern hotel but the room was clean and comfortable. What really pleased me is that I accidentally forgot something in the room and the staff was nice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My boyfriend and I are most of the time broke and always have to stay in budget hotels. Most of them are pretty awful and dark and dingy and being that I have a pretty nasty germ fear I am terribly uncomfortable and anxious in a lot of them. I was honestly expecting that with this hotel too, but I... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I am not a person who needs a fancy hotel room to have a good time. I can sleep through pretty much anything, so a hotel on a busy street is never a problem for me. With that said, the Sea Esta Motel IV is a disappointment. For those of you who paid more, I am deeply sorry. Pros: 1.... More 

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