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“Another great time at Sunset Surf” 4 of 5 stars
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Sunset Surf Motel
2.0 of 5 Motel   |   248 Ocean Rd., PO Box 458, Manzanita, OR 97130   |  
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Manzanita
Certificate of Excellence
Tri Cities, WA
1 review
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“Another great time at Sunset Surf”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Once again, we enjoyed the stay. Memorial Day weekend was busier than the week after but noise is not a factor in the Budd Building. I appreciate that the facility has some rooms that are pet friendly -- best advice is to book those as soon as you have your dates. The rooms are clean for the most part -- baseboard areas could be vacuumed more often. Upgrades to other areas of the facility look very nice, we look forward to the upgrades to the Budd Building. We hope there will be bistro height table and chairs to be able to see over the porch railing. Metal artwork would be nice over the fireplace and would not fade with the afternoon sun hitting it. The staff from the receptionist to the cleaning staff are always very friendly and accommodating

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with friends
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Vancouver, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We enjoyed our stay in Manzanita at Sunsurf Motel. We enjoyed putting together a puzzle from one of many the office has to borrow. They also have games and dvds. Enjoyed the great rate, convenient parking, cleanliness and location.. right next to the beach. Next time, we will get a room on the ocean side and come when the pool is open.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
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Portland, OR
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Stopped in to see if they had any vacancies, and they were very welcoming. We have three small children, and a dog. The place was perfect! The ocean is RIGHT THERE outside your window. It's tucked away so you don't have a lot of foot traffic coming past your hotel. The beach is beautiful here, not overcrowded. We loved our room, they have done a nice job updating the rooms and incorporating new furnishings. Our room was quiet, and the kitchenette was just what we needed. The ONLY downside was when I went to shower at 10pm, and the water temperature kept fluctuating, the other hotel guests must have been flushing toilets or showering at the same time. But that one little thing will NOT keep us from coming back! This place was a smokin' deal, and our family is in love with this little town!

Room Tip: Get one on the second floor...they have the best views.
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with family
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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We stayed here over Memorial Day weekend. We stay in Room 27, which is a big room over the office with picture windows overlooking the beach. The room has a small refrigerator, stove and oven, along with a microwave. There are dishes and pots and pans. We haven't cooked, but we did use the fridge and we got instant oatmeal to microwave for breakfast. It is within a couple of blocks of a coffee house (The Coffee Shop) and the Sand Dune Pub, both of which I recommend. We rented a movie from the office to watch in the DVD player. The décor could use some updating, but for $150 a night on a holiday weekend you can't beat the location and the price.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

This is a nice very beachy place. Great views and dog friendly. I suggest the Budd bldg. and staying on the second floor. They have balconies. In the Budd bldg. you can have a room with kitchen and an extra sleeping room at very reasonable prices. Check on the website for a discount coupon. You can get 10 or 15% off rates, depending on the season

  • Stayed May 2013
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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

I would definitely recommend this motel! It was right on the beach and had a lovely view. The staff were helpful in recommending places to eat. They had board games and magazines in the lobby for when the rain inevitably set in. There was enough parking and their pet-friendly which was great. The only thing I would changes is the design of the railing on the balcony. When you're sitting in the chairs, the wooden rail completely blocks the view of the water. Other than that, I would definitely stay again.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with family
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Rochester, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

Pet friendly, family friendly water front. upper floor excellent view. Downtown. Near a very good coffee shop and bar. Good restaurants in town. Some noise leaks from adjoining suite. We stayed over Mothers' day weekend - surprised at the quality of the mattress.

Room Tip: Room facing water in the small building
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Green Features: No green linen policy. Tiny bottles of shampoo - perhaps only 5ml - bring your own.
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Address: 248 Ocean Rd., PO Box 458, Manzanita, OR 97130
Location: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Manzanita
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Manzanita
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Hotel Class:2 star — Sunset Surf Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 40
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Sunset Surf Ocean Front Motel,located just 13 miles south of Cannon beach, on one of Oregon's most spectacular beach settings. We have heated outdoor pool and gas fireplace as well as a variety of accommodation to meet your needs. ... more   less 
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Sunset Surf Motel Manzanita, Oregon

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