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Viking Ocean Front Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1811 South Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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Ranked #178 of 214 hotels in Myrtle Beach
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Lugoff, South Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We reserved our hotel online and upon arrival we found very little parking. Our room had a very strong stench, 2 inches of dust on the ceiling fan and on the a/c unit, and mold in the bathroom above the shower, the shower curtain was filthy, had previous tenants hair on the walls. The pools were freezing and people stayed... More

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Lugoff, South Carolina, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two inches of dust on ceiling fan. Dust clogging vents to the window unit in the back room. Room stayed hotter than outside. Room smelled like it was wet and closed up. Inside the bathroom was mold in the shower ceiling and on the floor. Mold in fridge. Dirty sheets. Called room service and heather the manager of room service... More

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Georgia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second visit to the Viking Motel this year. The room ( Oceanfront 2 room suite, 5th floor ) was very clean, as was the bath and kitchen area. The cookware, flatware and dishes were all stored nicely and were clean as well. And the view from the oceanfront balcony was spectacular !! The beds were comfortable and... More

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York, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First run-in was with the front desk when calling about the pet policy. Desk informed me that a crate was necessary for the animal yet there is nothing about this on the policy or anywhere on their website to see before you book. I was told that if I would have checked in without a crate my reservation would have... More

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Orlando
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel was dirty and smelled bad. While we were in the room, I wondered how dirty the filters were in the air conditioners. Both the sidewalks and rooms were filthy. Soap doesn't cost so much and cleaning the property would have helped loads. The steps in the office had carpet falling apart on each riser. The lights between the... More

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We just stayed for one night and I am glad it was not longer. The pool is nice and the location is awesome. The room was old and worn down. The appliances in the kitchen where old and nasty. I would not have used that coffee maker, but the refrigerator was ok. The ac unit was not cleaned in ages... More

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Mill Hall, Pennsylvania, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Ya get what ya pay for. We were only staying one night in myrtle beach so this one would do. The beds were comfy and clean. Pillows were soft and comfy too. Checked for sand and bedbugs and there was none. Carpet was clean. Towels were small and rough but there were enough of them for three of us. The... More

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8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stayed from June 4th to June 10th and our stay was fine..we were on the 5th floor in room 521. The staff were great, friendly and helpful. Our only complaint was the room was filthy..the floor looked like it had never been vacuumed and the Windows were so dirty I had to clean them..and the sheets were dirty.. our... More

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Richfield, North Carolina
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

You get what you pay for at this motel. I should have listened to the other reviews before booking this room! The location is okay, but the room was in need of some major work. The worst thing for me was the smell which was a mixture of wet carpet, cigarettes, and pet odor. We had to go buy air... More

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Augusta, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

My family and I arrive about 3pm the room was not ready had to come back at 4pm. The room was very outdated was not clean enough. I knew it was bad when my kids started complaining. You can only park on one side and across the street. The only good thing about this hotel is the it is on... More

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Address: 1811 South Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Myrtle Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Viking Ocean Front Motel 2*
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Viking Ocean Front Hotel Myrtle Beach
Hotel Viking Ocean Front
Viking Hotel Myrtle Beach
The Oceanfront Viking Motel

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