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Ester Lee Motel

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3803 S.W. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
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Ester Lee Motel
Ranked #7 of 36 Hotels in Lincoln City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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Vancouver, Washington
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Have stayed here several times. Magnificent view, cozy rooms, full kitchen, and fireplace. Friendly, accommodating staff. Even have jigsaw puzzles and books you can borrow. Away from center of town which I like but close enough for easy access. Love it!

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Portland, Oregon, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We love to stay at the Ester Lee in the cottages. It's like being in your own vacation cabin. Love the nostalgia of the place, and it's true that what you can see from the window is magnificent. Everything we need is right there. Staff is the greatest & will respond quickly to any reasonable request. If there was anything... More 

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Portland, Oregon
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love coming to Ester Lee because we can get a cottage where we can drive right up to the door, and bring our 2 dogs with us. The staff is always friendly, and the room nice and clean. The one we stay in has a full size kitchen and wood burning fireplace - with complimentary firewood. We try to... More 

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Happy Valley, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying at the Ester Lee is exactly what we are looking for when we go over to the coast ~ a beautiful ocean view, magnificent sunsets, easy beach access, comfortable, well maintained units, and a cozy wood burning fireplace in our room. The staff is accommodating and friendly. With a check-out time of noon, we always have time to go... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i have stayed many times at the esther lee motel. it is my first choice. i want to try a cottage, but so far, have tried the regular room and a 1 bedroom apartment style room. i would recommend this room. the bedroom faces the parking lot, which can be noisy. the kitchen living area has a sofa bed and... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't say enough good things about this hotel. The views are wonderful and the place is so clean. Great value and the best place to stay in Lincoln City. If you are traveling as a couple, cottage 116 has a wonderful view.

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Salem, Oregon
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a view!!! I am impressed with the comfort and cleanliness of my room. The staff were always helpful and up beat. My dog was welcomed with no problem and the amenities for my pet were abundant. The room was with a gas fireplace and there was no problem with keeping warm during my Winter 5 day stay. I highly... More 

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Waldport, Oregon
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've stayed here now 3 times and will continue to do so, every Christmas. The rooms are cozy and delightful - especially when you have a fire - with fabulous views any time of the year. Everyone of the employees have excellent customer service skills. We had small issue this year but it was handled beautifully by the manager. We... More 

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Salem, Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

The Ester Lee is only a couple of blocks from Theater West, and is the only place to stay when you come to Lincoln city for some live theater. The staff is excellent and the ocean views are fantastic. The facility is a little old - but it is very clean and well maintained. I'm certain that the mattress in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

For my 63rd birthday - the hubby and I, along with Mango the Cat, stayed at Ester Lee for two nights in the pet-friendly Room 121. Full kitchen and amenities for cooking anything and everything (no grills available), gas fireplace in a ground floor room with two almost floor-to-ceiling picture windows with a gorgeous and completely unobstructed view of the... More 

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Address: 3803 S.W. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
Location: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Lincoln City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 53
Also Known As:
Ester Lee Hotel Lincoln City
Ester Lee Lincoln City
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Lincoln City
#4 Family Hotel in Lincoln City
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Lincoln City
#8 Romantic Hotel in Lincoln City

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