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Ester Lee Motel

Certificate of Excellence
3803 S.W. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
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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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Damascus
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ester Lee Motel is a wonderful place to stay in Lincoln City. The staff was exceptionally helpful, the room immaculately clean and the bed was amazingly comfortable. The view from my second floor window was wonderful and the sun poured into my room. This is a well-run motel and very quiet and I got wonderful sleep at this motel.

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The desk clerk was very nice. Stayed in cottage 340. This cottage is roomy and has full kitchen and a fantastic view. Short walk about 1 block to the beach. We like the cottages because they are pet friendly. Dated but a reasonable price. The only negative, as I'm sure with a lot of hotels was the water saver shower... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We, have been going to this Motel/ Hotel for years., Our parents have gone there since it opened...... In the cottages you can take your dogs, and a wonderful place for them and for you with easy access to be able to attend to their duties....Absolutely spotless doggy area's. The view is spectacular.......Wonderful to go summer and especially in winter... More 

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Rhododendron, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Ester Lee has the best beds (in #204) I have ever slept on outside of home. It is kept very clean-even the parking lot is spotless. The front desk people are nice and I enjoyed hearing about how the Ester Lee got its name and the transitions over the years. The view is wonderful. Fortunately one of the windows... More 

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Welches, Oregon
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great place and friendly staff. The cleanest room I have ever stayed in,my hats off to all the people here for a fantastic job! Wish there was a breakfast offering.We stayed in the motel section and would not hesitate to do so again. Has not had any updating in along time but no matter it is CLEAN! The beds are... More 

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Gresham, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is by far the best place we've stayed on the beach!! Great prices, awesome view, kitchens to cook, and great office staff!! We have stayed here for years and have never been let down.. If you have any issues they are quick to make it right! Try this place out.. You'll love it too!!

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Salem
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came over for a two day trip to celebrate our 41st wedding anniversary and ended up staying for four! The weather was perfect. The staff was great. The view wonderful. They even put our names and wished us happy 41st anniversary on their motel sign as we arrived. We had dinner at the Inn at Spanish Head which is... More 

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Petaluma, California
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a cottage that we didn't want to leave! Inviting, homey, unbeatable ocean view. Kitchen was well-equipped, we could have turned out entire meals if we wanted to. We normally have difficulty falling asleep in any beds but our own, but all three nights at Ester Lee we fell asleep immediately and slept well. Really appreciated the stock... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Old time beach motel from the '50. But clean and serviceable. Wood burning fireplaces and best of all pet friendly. Many with kitchens, quiet clients a plus. Right on the highway but noise didn't seem to be a problem.

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Roseburg, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The woman who made my reservation for me was very friendly and spent a lot of time with me to pick out the room that met my desires over the phone. We checked into #211 on the 16th, staff were again super friendly and helpful. Entering our room, my breath was completely taken away as my eyes were immediately drawn... More 

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