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Beachside Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   3172 S. Fletcher Avenue, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Right on the ocean, very clean, great price, good staff, across the road from good restaurant. We just got back and will go again next year. My only concern with this positive of a write up that many will start going and drive up the price.

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Decatur, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place is very cute! It appears to have been recently remodeled and they did a nice job. The rooms were nice, plenty of room for the three of us. Our room came with a mini fridge and a microwave. Both worked well. Older AC unit, that worked well enough, though it stayed very humid in the room. Impossible to... More

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Belleville, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this hotel for it's location , right on the beach. Based on other reviews, we requested a room on the second floor to get a better view. The view was lovely but does not offer that right on the beach feel as the dunes obstruct the view of the beach. Unfortunately, we did not find the front desk... More

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Gainesville, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great place to stay! Clean rooms with a very friendly staff right on the beach. It was a business trip this time but we want to come back to vacation here. Nice pool on the beach side of the hotel.

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Columbus, Oh
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We absolutely loved the Beachside Motel at Amelia Island! We travel with our small dog and they were very accomodating. The rooms are very nice and the motel is on the beach. We sat out one evening in adirondack chairs and enjoyed the weather and the view. We definately recommend this motel and will stay here again if in the... More

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Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Offers a nice room, friendly staff and beautiful beach ! The remodel of the rooms is very nice. Pool is lovely...simple motel on the beach offers a comfortable stay while enjoying the island. The Amelia Island area is quite a gem just north of Jacksonville FL.

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Waxhaw NC
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Beachside is a little older motel right on the ocean. Its impeccably clean, seems to be newly updated, and the staff is so very nice and accommodating. This is our second visit to this hotel and on both occasions it was an enjoyable stay. We were pleasantly surprised to see that it is also pet friendly so we will definitely... More

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Athens, Georgia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
11 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

The place is remarkably clean--especially for being on the beach; the people are about as friendly as can be--everyone went out of their way to greet us; the location is ideal--right on the beach and only a few miles South of Fernandina; and relatively well appointed--comfortable double-sheeted beds w/ lots of big, fat, fluffy pillows (4/bed) and thick 100% cotton... More

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Fernandina Beach, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Has been newly remodeled. Clean and found that it is the only motel on the beach. Has a nice pool and service is great. Close to a lot of activities and close to town. Our room had an ocean view with beach access.

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Clearwater, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We prefer "mom and pop" establishments, this one did not disappoint! We had an efficiency on the second floor, which gave a nice view of the ocean. The room was spotless, the shower was great, and the staff very helpful and friendly! The location was great. A short drive to downtown, state parks at the north and south ends of... More

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Additional Information about Beachside Motel

Also Known As:
Beachside Hotel
Beachside Hotel Fernandina Beach
Beachside Motel Fernandina Beach
Beachside Motel Amelia Island/Fernandina Beach, FL
Address: 3172 S. Fletcher Avenue, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
Location: United States > Florida > Amelia Island > Fernandina Beach
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Fernandina Beach
#5 Business Hotel in Fernandina Beach
#6 Family Hotel in Fernandina Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Beachside Motel 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Just Renovated! The Beachside Motel is Amelia Island's only oceanfront motel and is locally owned and operated. Designed with your comfort in mind, our tastefully decorated rooms all have Flatscreen TV, telephones and free wifi. Fridges are found in our Classic Rooms; Microwave,Fridge, and sink/kitchen prep area in our Efficiency Rooms and fully equipped kitchenettes with Stove, Fridge and complete kitchen available for guests who prefer a more homestyle atmosphere are found in our Oceanfront Kitchen Suite Rooms. Begin each day with complimentary coffee and yummies in our lobby. Swim or sun around our full-size oceanfront pool which is just steps from the beach. Just minutes from the island's charming historic town of Fernandina Beach, the public golf course, and Ft. Clinch State Park and across the street from one of the local's favorite restaurants, The Surf. ... more   less 
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