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Breakwater Motel

716 Commercial Street, Route 6A & Snail Road, Provincetown, MA 02657
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Ranked #13 of 13 Hotels in Provincetown
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The customer service was friendly and the room was affordable and how much time do you really spend in the room...we thought. Well the room was very outdated, worn and not fresh at all. Shower wasn't the cleanest either. We enjoyed the amazing sunrise and sunsets and that made it worth it but definitely wouldn't stay again unless they updated... More 

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Portland Maine
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Rented a room there for about $200 for one night in August for last minute get away. Read a few reviews online, sounded ok, but not great. Got there, the room was disgusting, although the bathroom appeared rather clean. Smelled foul, bedding had a variety of human hair in the blankets and sheets with cigarette burns to top it off.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The staff was friendly upon check in. The room had a lot to be desired to say the least. The place needs a total makeover in order to justify the prices they charge. The furniture on the deck overlooking the beach needs replacing as well. It's pretty gross, old and some falling apart. The first night we were there we... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Looks like the last modification to this hotel was 1960. It is one of the most disgusting places I have ever stayed. Complete with black pubic hairs in the shower and sink from the previous guest(s). The only good thing is the view if your lucky enough to get the 5 rooms in the front. I would definitely pay the... More 

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Hyde Park, New York, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We booked one of the most expensive room with the king bed and view . The TV was one of the small old 28/30 inch ones. That was fine because we don't watch much TV.The night we arrived the TV cable box was broken,The owner replaced it. The next morning the shower did not work. The owner switched us to... More 

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Westport, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

First note that this motel is not actually in Provincetown but 15 minute drive down in Truro. So if you think you are staying in the heart of commercial street you are not. Also the motel swipes your credit card for the full stay upon check in and has a no refund policy if not cancelled 12 days before check... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

I recently got back from a weekend getaway and stayed for 3 nights. The Owner Susie was most friendly and helpful to all my needs. The room was dated, but clean and the large mini fridge big enough for a week of food and drinks. The bathroom was clean and the water pressure was fantastic. It is a no frills... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Checked in...carpeted floor was wet, not wet from kids feet at the beach wet, but dumped a mop bucket wet. The room smelled of urine and mold. The a/c did not work at all. There was bloody finger prints on the wall. Very dated. Wi-Fi only available at the front office with the written rule "no downloading." Positives to be... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Just stayed at the Breakwater in P Town for the weekend and calling it a dump is putting it mildly. I travel extensively and have stayed at no less than 500 hotels/motels over my lifetime and this one was easily the worst. The entire facility is outdated and old. I guarantee the décor, furnishings, bedspreads, carpet, etc, are the original... More 

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Miami, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Terribly overpriced for what you get. Lumpy bed, dirty carpet (your feet get black walking inside), locker room smell, weak A/C, ran out of hot water in the shower. At least the bus comes by, as the hotel is on the outskirts of town and not within walking distance.

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