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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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Viking Ocean Front Motel

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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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Morgantown, West Virginia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

April 5th-7th. Honestly I was surprised friendly check in and she even told us it was booked solid on Saturday. Shocked that half of the parking lot is shared you can only park facing the hotel or across the street at the Virginian. It was loud outside at first but quieted down. The elevator was nasty. Fresh room It was... More

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Stoneville, North Carolina
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Viking is a nasty horrible hotel. We stayed here for a weekend getaway. we got a 2 room suite on the top floor. There were 4 adults and 2 children. The a/c in the bedroom did not work right. There is no curtain over the window. The beds are uncomfortable. There was a small kitchenette that was outdated and... More

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Mount Vernon, Ohio
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have spent the last two summers at the Viking and we appreciate all that they do for their customers! Not once have I had a negative experience from any of the staff, they appear to enjoy their jobs which is a definitely a plus! Our rooms have always been neat and tidy (slightly outdated but who goes to the... More

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Carrollton, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we booked rooms at the Viking ocean front motel and it was a nightmare from start to finish.we had no cable service for a couple days. we had wet towels still laying on the floor. the showers were ice cold. took around thirty minutes to get warm then whenever it did it would go from extreme hot to extreme cold.... More

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a little apprehensive about staying at this motel after reading some of the previous reviews, but foor $29 a night for a 2 room oceanfront suite, I couldn't resist giving it a try. I was not disappointed at all. Upon arrival we found that the a/c had been turned on for us. The room was very clean and... More

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St. Catharines, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to stay at the viking again this year since our experience last year turned out to be better than expected. Is the place a little tired and worn around the edges? Definitely, BUT seeing the sunrise from our oceanfront balcony for 34 bucks a night is a steal. We figured why spend 3 or 4 times that amount... More

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South Hadley Falls,Ma
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I read the reviews about this hotel I was very wary, but being a college kid with two friends to go with me to the beachfront during spring break I figured how bad could the hotel be. I was very pleasantly surprised in the end. When we first arrived we had a major issue which was that someone in... More

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Marion, South Carolina
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

I have been staying at this motel for about 15 years but will NEVER spend another penny to stay there actually I wouldn't even stay there for free! We went down for 2 weeks for my birthday, while we were there, we never had maid service I had to go to office daily to get towels, toilet paper, etc. Well... More

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Hardin, Kentucky, United States
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

our room was nice the stove needed new eyes as it took forever to get our water ready for the lobster. The beach is awesome even thou it was cool when we went. If your looking for 5 star this isn't it but It was clean and comfortable and the price was great. Be prepared to park across the street... More

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myrtle beach sc
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

I like it was perfect for the price to visit the beach the room was clean it wasn't fancy but it was good for me I would do this again the cleaning lady did awesome 42 for a night cant beat that I can say if your looking for a fancy room this ain't the place to go but to... More

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Also Known As:
Viking Ocean Front Hotel Myrtle Beach
Viking Ocean Front Hotel
Hotel Viking Ocean Front
Viking Hotel Myrtle Beach
The Oceanfront Viking Motel
Address: 1811 South Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Myrtle Beach
Beach Free Breakfast Free Parking Kitchenette Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#79 On the Beach Hotel in Myrtle Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Viking Ocean Front Motel 2*
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