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Ester Lee Motel

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3803 S.W. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
Ester Lee Motel
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Ester Lee is an older place. If this bothers you, than stop reading these reviews and look do another place. The Ester Lee had been in Lincoln City for a long time. The rooms are spacious and clean. Every room has large windows that look right out to the ocean. Both times I have stayed here, my family and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a pleasant weekend get away our Ret Military family of ten had. The staff was very helpful. Our a joining rooms were clean, morning maid service was in early and had no problem leaving extra towels and vacuuming the sand my children had brought in. A short 4 minute walk to get to the beach, where my hubby took... More 

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Amsterdam
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our room was quaint and clean with a stunning ocean view. Customer service was excellent. The problem is that most rooms are very close to the highway which is often extremely busy. Lot's of good 'ol boys in pickups without mufflers. If you are sensitive to traffic noise, but wary of of any hotels that are right along the highway.

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Portland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're headed to the Oregon Coast you can't go wrong booking the Ester Lee. I've stayed here several times. They have regular motel rooms and little cabins, on a cliff overlooking the Pacific. Every room is an ocean view with a gas fireplace. For a fabulous gourmet dinner, walk next door to the Inn at Spanish Head or drive... More 

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Pilot Rock, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The motel is an older one but don't let that fool you. The rooms are clean, staff is helpful and friendly, grounds are clean, and the rooms are well stocked. The view of the beach is awesome, calming and beautiful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family has stayed at the Ester Lee Motel over many years. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The suites are clean, neat, and the views are beautiful. Enjoy the beach, watch the whales in season and even saw a baby seal from our window.

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Shedd, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I spent a weekend in 125 and loved it. We appreciated the proximity to the sea and the city in a place that felt less ostentatious and more like home. The charming older buildings are beautifully kept and restored and all have an amazing view with the beach just down the hill. Many vacationers keep pets, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been going there for years. Why go anywhere else? The staff seems happy to work there--always cheerful and always helpful. Every single room has a perfect view and every cottage is adorable. I tell all our friends and family about this treasure x0x

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Cheney, Washington
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20 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used to come to Esther Lee as a kid with my folks and 4 brothers and sisters back in the 60s and 70s. After moving back to the Pacific NW, my spouse and I started coming back to the cottages at Esther Lee. For the last few years, we have booked cottage number 5 also known as the Grandview... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Husband & I really enjoyed your place. The view was amazing & I recommend it!! There are many choices available. Motel or a cute cottage. We felt very comfortable & we will make it our top choices when we vacation in Lincoln City again.

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