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Captain John's Motel

63360 Kingfisher Drive, Charleston, OR 97420
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Captain John's Motel
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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English first
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped stayed overnight a Captain John's for an early fishing trip the next morning. Overall I would say it was a positive experience. The beds were fine, the water was hot, and there is a handy area to clean and cook your fish or crab from the day. I probably would not stay here alone, but the staff was... More

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Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok so not too bad and not great. It's the place to stay when you coming to charter fish. Mattresses were old, room smelled old but everything worked so hey no problem. Oh except no breakfast. But that's another review.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time we stayed at this Motel 8 years ago, our room door was kicked in while we where gone and the room was ransacked and while the criminals sat around and at our food. 8 years later same weekend (July 4th), we decided to give the place the benefit, and try it one more time. The second night we... More

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70 reviews 70 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

I can't rate this higher than a 3 because it's a very basic motel. However, our room was very clean and had a refrigerator and microwave. The staff members were very friendly and helpful. There are two restaurants within about a block - went to the sports bar and it was pretty good as well.

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Grants Pass, Oregon
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

I've read some unreasonable reviews, and am frankly amazed. I have stayed at this no-frills motel several times over the past 30 years, and keep coming back. The present owners work hard to provide a pleasant experience for guests; improvements have been made that serve to enhance the quality of ones' stay. The fish cleaning room is the outstanding feature... More

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Eugene, Oregon
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

If you are looking for a fancy room with an ocean view, keep looking. We love this place! Yes, the rooms are in need of update. Yes, there is a smell of low tide in the air (you are minutes from it). Yes, it looks like it was in it's prime in the 1960's. BUT.. the owner/managers are great people... More

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Larkspur, Colorado
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184 reviews 184 reviews
37 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

We stayed here as part of a 101 HWY journey and was grateful for a motel in this location. However, the dream stopped there. The rooms are in huge need of updates. The cleanliness was not there. Our TV did not work and our bathtub did not drain to the point where it filled up during a brief shower, and... More

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This motel fits right into the harbor atmosphere and general fishing village that is Charleston. It is an older building that the owners work to keep up. The on site fish house is perfect for guests with boats who can clean their catches, whether it be salmon, tuna or crab. Security is good, the owners smile and are very accommodating.... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Great place! The owners were very friendly. The room was spartan but clean and the bed was one of the comfortable I have ever slept in. Previous reviewers whine about the lack of amenities as though this was a four-star palace. You get what you pay for people! Seems like everyone wants something for nothing. Anyways, this place delivers charm,... More

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Klamath Falls, Oregon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

My sister and I took a trip this weekend to Charleston. I made all the rooming arrangements on line prior to our arrival. After I booked our reservation I read some really bad reviews, needless to say I was a little anxious about staying here (I hadn't told my sister about any of the reviews). We arrived very late but... More

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Address: 63360 Kingfisher Drive, Charleston, OR 97420
Location: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Charleston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Captain John's Motel Charleston, Oregon

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