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    Magic Beach Motel

    50 Vilano Rd, Vilano Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32084
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good31%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible3%
    Travelers talk about
    “neon lights” (11 reviews)
    “old florida” (14 reviews)
    “retro style” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 287 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This place was great! We loved our stay here! We spent 4 nights! Staff was very friendly and rooms were clean and the decor was beachy! Children loved the neon lights (I did too😊)! Pool was very nice! Very short walk to ocean!!! Breakfast each...More

    Thank Wendy C
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Loved the retro feel of this small motel just steps from the beach. Check in was easy, breakfast served each morning was nice, more of a coffee and danish kind of thing. Plenty of room, with two separate bedrooms, bath and a small kitchen. Perfect...More

    1  Thank SHAWN B
    Management response:Responded 1 week ago

    Shawn, Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure having you as our guest. I am in full agreement the proximity to the beach is very convenient to have.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We just had the best stay at the Magic Beach Motel. First, the owners treated us like we were very special to them. They went out of their way accommodate us - way above and beyond. So the hotel is darling. We feel like we...More

    Thank Bonnie L
    Management response:Responded 1 week ago

    Thank you Bonnie and Brian! By your review it is obvious you really enjoyed and made the most of your stay. We really appreciate hearing our hospitality makes you want to return. We strive to keep Magic Beach as original as possible so it really...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This retro motel is so cool!! It's like stepping back in time and getting to experience Old Florida... with all the modern amenities. The decor is all about retro Florida. It's A1A culture at it's finest. The owners have done a superb job of restoring...More

    Thank tedlong29
    Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for the "gem of a motel". What a nice compliment! We really appreciate when someone recognizes our efforts to maintain its originality suited with modern conveniences. Looking forward to having you back.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    These folks have done a nifty job of freshening up a 1950's beach motel.The rooms are small but comfortable and clean. We had a king bed that felt great! The bath in our room was a stand-up shower only but it did the job. There...More

    Thank Robert H
    Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

    Robert, Glad you like our retro motel. It is one of the few "Old Florida" hotels in operation. It is a challenge to maintain as original as possible while keeping in pace with modern conveniences. Sorry you missed the pool. We keep it open year...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $119 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Vilano Beach
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Vilano Beach
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Florida >
    • St. Augustine >
    • Vilano Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Vilano Beach Hotel Saint Augustine
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    susankelly51
    March 4, 2017|
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    Response from magicbeachmotel | Property representative |
    Our motel is not beach front. However, we are but a short walk to the beach. The sidewalk in front leads right to the beach, so it is not necessary to walk across any major street to get there. Fortunately, we did not get... More
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    CHERYL A
    May 3, 2016|
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    Response from Mark R | Reviewed this property |
    There is plenty to do in the area, St Augustine is Amazing. We stayed in a Jacuzzi (Jetted Tub) suite. Very nice, clean and big enough for 2, the kitchen was complete but basic and small. With so much to do in the area... More
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    Linda H
    April 9, 2016|
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    Response from atlantajulie2015 | Reviewed this property |
    As others have said, there is another facility between this hotel and the beach. However, it's so close there's still a beach-side feel and you can have your feet in the water in a minute or two walk. Can also walk to... More
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    "There are other hotels in Villano Beach that were a better choice. the beach is very nice."
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    "Free and quick shuttle to downtown with a trolley pass."
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