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Key West
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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We decided to take a shot after mixed reviews; I mean, how bad could it be? Some stray hairs in the shower. Get over it. Well, the amount of hair in there was almost comical. It was like they read the reviews and just decided that would be their thing. Loooong dark hairs. A clump was stuck to the side... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We settled on this motel because they were both reasonable, and offered one night stays during the week. After reading some of the reviews, we figured it would just be a place to stay, since we only wanted one night, and could not find other motels that offered that in the area. Contrary to our expectations, we found the staff... More 

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Thank augweddedbells
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Cozy and comfortable with friendly and very helpful staff.great place to stay close to beach on one side and bay on the other close to many resturants .pet friendly. For the price you can't go wrong.will definitly be back.

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Thank mcourtney
Glenside, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel was very conveniently located a block from the beach with plenty of restaurants nearby. Amy at the front desk was very friendly. Room was clean and comfy. Carpet had some stains. Nice having a fridge and microwave. Balcony faced the bay, gorgeous view. Reasonably priced for peak summer time. We would go back again. WIFI sucked, could not... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disappointed! First the we weren't able to check in until after 5! Because we were told the gentleman cleaning the rooms was "slow", how rude and unprofessional! Room was never vacuumed during our stay, they basically replenished the towels that was it. There was an electric socket hanging out of the wall, nice touch. "Free wifi" as advertised, was not... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our "upgrade " after being not satisfied with Sea Esta IV...at extra cost though. Plain and very basic. Wi-Fi almost none existent. Looks like they never clean the balconies at all as there were cigarette butts littering the place..plus empty packs behind the rusty dismantled a/c cover. Dismal view from the balcony.

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3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed here dozens of times over the last 13 years. This is my hometown, so I know the area, and I stayed here when I returned because of its proximity to the beach and affordable price. I understand this is a budget motel, and it's been passable before, but this time, it was inexcusable. There was pink bacteria... More 

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Delaware
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

This was my first time in this hotel. I was very excited that they allowed dogs, so I was already planing to come back until I came into our room. The first thing I noticed was that the floor was ripped up at the main entrance and the paint on the door was falling. My thoughts: "it's an older hotel".... More 

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Thank nadxellis
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

I'm honestly not sure why there are bad reviews about this hotel. Yes there are a few things that need updating but so what? If you are looking for brand new state of the art, you are not going to get it as this incredibly reasonable price. Every room has a private balcony. Stay on the 3rd level and you... More 

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Sue C, Director of Sales & Marketing at Sea Esta Motels III, responded to this review

Kathy - Thank you for taking the time to write a review for The Sea Esta III, your feedback is truly valuable to us. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your accommodations and wanted you to know that we have enhanced the WIFI at the property to increase the internet speed for our guests. Thanks again and we... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Sea Esta 3 used to be our go to place. Even though the rooms have been "remodeled" it's fallen down in cleanliness. The sliding doors are still rickety and not secure, but being a third floor one presumes that no one will try to break in. There was a couple days worth of trash in the stairwell and food strewn... More 

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Sue C, Director of Sales & Marketing at Sea Esta Motels III, responded to this review

Carrie - Thank you for taking the time to write a review for The Sea Esta III, all feedback is truly valuable to us. I'm sorry to hear that you were not pleased with your recent accommodations. Our goal is to provide our guests with an enjoyable stay and I apologize if we did not. I assure you the housekeeping... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The SeaEsta III is the perfect location for those who want to be in the middle of the world-famous Dewey Beach night life. Sea Esta III is centrally located just steps from the Rusty Rudder, Rudder Town, Bottle and Cork, Grottos Pizza, the Starboard and other major attractions. We are also just a block away from the beach for those looking to soak up the sun! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Esta Motels III

Address: 1409 Highway 1, Dewey Beach, DE 19971
Location: United States > Delaware > Dewey Beach
Price Range: $83 - $301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sea Esta Motels III 2*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Sea Esta Motels Iii Hotel Dewey Beach
Sea Esta Motel Iii
Sea Esta Hotel Iii
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