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4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here during peak travel season. This is one of the places that the best way to describe it is “You get what you pay for.” It was certainly no Ritz on the beach. At the same time, it was not a flea bag either. The property it’s self is fairly nice. The service, however was subpar at best.... More 

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Bear, Delaware
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a pretty low maintenance traveler, meaning all I need is a clean room in a safe location. This room left a lot to be desired. It was in a safe area (1 block from the beach) but it has probably not been updated since the 1970's the carpets were dirty and the bathroom had mildew. The air conditioner... More 

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Wilkes-barre, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

No maid service for the two days we stayed. Rooms were not cleaned up properly from the last guests. There was also flies everywhere in the room, we didn't know where they were coming from. Ugh, ugh, ugh! Should have demanded our money back. Also the city should check this place for code violations!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Do not expect more than a good night's sleep, a good parking place hit and miss wifi, and a welcome back discount from the management. The rest is catch as catch can but they are trying hard to please. The location is a short walk to the beach and the Sunrise Breakfast next door is wonderful. You can get everything... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Pick a different hotel. They have unkept rooms and there is no actual sun deck as advertised. The rooms are dirty and smell old. The bathroom is a joke. Our shower did not drain, the area where the toilet is placed is only big enough for someone under 5' tall to sit or stand in. The area you park in... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

We planned a weekend getaway in Dewey Beach and needed a dog friendly hotel. This was the cheapest and closest to the beach. The outside of hotel was nice. The railings and balconies all look very new. The inside of the rooms do need updated. It was a hotel where you don't take off your shoes, but it did its... More 

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Ephrata, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

We had intended to stay for a long weekend with our 2 dogs, since this is a dog-friendly hotel. However, due to Hurricane Joaquin, we had to cancel our booking. We were informed by the manager on 10/1 that we would get a full refund if Delaware went into a state of emergency. The day we were suppose to check... More 

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Julian, PA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

It was clean, close to the beach, bathroom wasnt too bad except your knees are against the wall! Wouldnt stop me from staying here again! Beds were ok, door was very tough to open! Good thing we are strong women! Could hear the dog next door barking! Within walking distance to many restaurants! If you want the Hilton this isn't... More 

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

This place needs to be completely re-modeled. The bathroom was the pits!! The beds were not too bad and the sheets seemed clean. N0 clothes hangers, I had to move furniture to plug in lights, I wanted a refund after seeing the place and could not get one.The only good thing about this place is the location,,,1 block from the... More 

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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

Ok room, close to beach and dogs are welcome! May not be for everyone..yet good enough for us and the pups loved it! Close to the beach. One block walk. Close to food places and to get on the trolley to Rehobeth Boardwalk.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sea Esta Motels I

Address: 2306 Highway 1, 24 Houston Street, Dewey Beach, DE 19971
Location: United States > Delaware > Dewey Beach
Price Range: $79 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sea Esta Motels I 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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