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Crescent Beach Motel

Certificate of Excellence
1455 Redwood Hwy. S. (U.S. 101), Crescent City, CA
Crescent Beach Motel
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are driving past Crescent Beach looking for simple comforts, it is a decent place to stay for a night or two. There isn't anything fancy, so if you are expecting 5-star service or be provided the works then skip this place. However, if you wish to be a short 5-min drive from Crescent City, experience peace & quiet,... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel is the epitome of roadside motels. But unlike roadside motels it has a fantastic view of the ocean. I gasped when I walked in the door and saw the ocean directly out the back door. It has a great deck along the backside with chairs, and you can step off the deck and walk across a little yard... More 

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Phx
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

None of the regular amenities, microwave, minifridge. Had to lug cooler down to room, to have cold drinks and snacks in room. The best thing about the room is that it is Clean and has an Excellent view and access to the Ocean. Husband was worried about Tsunami because of the close location of the Ocean to the door of... More 

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Kade D, Manager at Crescent Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! Admittedly, we do not have all of the amenities of the bigger motels/hotels, but we do offer refrigerators for an additional $5 per night. There is a microwave next to the office for all of our guests to use as well. Also, I'd note that the worry of tsunami is pretty minimal. They're not common in... More 

Central Point, Oregon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We stayed here over the weekend and will definitely be coming back. The rooms are on the smaller side but clean and comfortable and the staff is friendly and helpful. What the rooms lack in size, the views more than make up for. We stepped out our door and were within feet of the beach. We very much enjoyed the... More 

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Kade D, Manager at Crescent Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We're happy to hear that you were happy with your recent visit. Watching the sunset from the back deck has got to be one of the best parts of anybody's experience here at Crescent Beach Motel! Thanks again! More 

California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We stayed at this motel for two nights and I would stay here again. Rooms are cozy but very clean and updated. The staff is very friendly and helpful. What amazing sunsets from your room. Loved the k-cups in the room.

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Kade D, Manager at Crescent Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We've had some pretty stunning sunsets of late. The weather has been fantastic for the most part. Between the sunsets and the whales, there's a lot to see from our back deck. Thanks again and safe travels! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We stayed at this motel last night and before we left I booked another stay. Rooms are small but well kept with new carpets and vinyl. Not a lot of luxury but the location and the customer service was excellent and the price was great. We will be back.

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Kade D, Manager at Crescent Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We love to hear when a guest enjoyed their stay here. Our rooms are not huge, for certain, but we do have a few "larger" rooms. Rooms 15, 16 and 17 all have quite a bit of room in them. 12 and 19 also have a larger layout/feel. Unfortunately, there's not much to be done for... More 

British Columbia
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12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Most of the rooms are right on the beach. Unfortunately we were late reserving and got one of the few non oceanside rooms. The motel is on a wonderful beach and steps from the ocean. If we stayed there again we would plan ahead and get an ocean view room, Our room was a bit musty smelling but the room... More 

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Kade D, Manager at Crescent Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We're glad you enjoyed your stay here. The rooms in the block building do tend to have a bit of a salty scent. We do our best to mask this, but have heard from most guests that they would prefer the natural scent to that of most air fresheners. The joys of a stone building in... More 

Bozeman, Montana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Perfect little affordable bungalow on the the beach. Nostalgic (but modernized) clean rooms, hey they even have K-Cups! Door opens to your deck, the dunes, the ocean. Just about everyone who was staying there were very friendly and laid-back. Sunsets from the deck are simply amazing! Staff is professional and the breakfast room had a nice fresh selection and is... More 

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Kade D, Manager at Crescent Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay here! We do try to provide a nice environment for all of our guests. Thanks again and safe travels! More 

Knoxville, Iowa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This hotel is right on the beach. Walk 10 feet and you are on the beach. Clean, not too modern, wonderful staff, close to harbor and restaurants. I drive 2000 miles just to stay here because it is truly a vacation spot. You can walk the beach and find seashells or just sit on the porch and watch the beautiful... More 

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Kade D, Manager at Crescent Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! You sure traveled a long way to get to us and we appreciate it! The weather this year has been fantastic and I too enjoy looking for the whale spouts. We hope to see you again! More 

Detroit, Michigan
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122 reviews 122 reviews
54 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We found this motel to be a great deal. To find a low priced, beachfront accommodation in California is pretty amazing. Yes, it isn't anything fancy, but it is clean. The rooms all open to a deck with chairs and beyond that is the ocean, so you can easily listen to the waves crash as you sleep. There were K... More 

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Kade D, Manager at Crescent Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We are happy that you found us to be an enjoyable place to stay! We are constantly working on improving our guests' experiences here. We do have a few rules, but we genuinely want our guests to have a good time here. Thanks again and safe travels! More 

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