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The Dunes Motor Inn

170 Seaview Ave, South Yarmouth, MA 02664
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Ranked #20 of 20 Hotels in South Yarmouth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hollis
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Just returned from a weekend stay with my Girl Scout troop and another leader. Jack and his wife were gracious hosts - allowing us to use their breakfast room to eat our purchased lunch due to pouring rain. Once the weather improved we saw how great the location was to the beach - literally a 3 minute walk to a... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Great location, off noisy horrible 28 on a quiet residential street two minutes from the beach and around the corner from a wonderful back road where we walked and biked every morning. If you like fancy, this is not the place. But it is clean, well maintained, has a pool, surprisingly comfortable beds, all necessary amenities in the room (refrigerator,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

This location is great! Just a short walk from the beach. We did have a full size fridge in our room and the whole kitchenette is really good to have. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The bathroom was very old and the water temperature was very hard to control making it hard to shower. The water in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

An older building run by mom and pop but clean. Pool on the premises and a 3 minute walk away from the beach. For the rates being charged this is a bargain without any real compromise. Friendly staff who do a great job. Fridge, microwave and wifi included.

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Milan, Italy
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

The room for 4 is very big, there's a walking closet and another cabinet that wasn't clean enough to put my stuff inside, though. The owner, not the kindest, asked us a couple of time if we needed new towels and the room to be done, is that a question to make? The bathroom is old-style, small. The swimming pool... More 

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Putnam, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

The Dunes was a very good choice! We arrived at 10:00am and were able to check in about 10:30. It is literally .2 miles to the beach with free parking! The staff was very friendly and accommodating. Definitely a trip back there soon!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

We were driving late night around South Yarmouth looking for a place to crash. Many local motels did not have a live attendant. These guys were up and available and came through at the important time. No thrills motel yards from the beach. Can not beat this when in need.

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Riverview, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

My wife Linda and I stayed at The Dunes Motor Inn for six nights recently. The location could not be better. We could use our bicycles to go every where and virtually forget about the car. Jack and his team where fantastic providing excellent service and continental breakfast!! Beaches are within walking distance; Dunes Motor Inn is located on a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Our extra needed sheets and pillows(for our third in the room) were noticed to be coming from what I found out later was called a "staff room" .The employee sat in there watching tv. It was setup like one of the regular rental rooms. All of the staff were of Indian descent and had poor English speaking capabilities. I slipped... More 

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Swampscott, Massachusetts, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

If you want Cape Cod Style this is the place to be - very clean - older bathrooms, comfortable beds, phone, refrigerator, microwave and AC. I had the most relaxing weekend with my 12 year old. The Beach is right down the road. The Pool was very clean, the lounge chairs very comfortable. The Best part was the employees -... More 

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