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Sea Oats Motel

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#11 of 39 Hotels in Destin
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Bowling Green
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at Seas Oats several times (motel once, beach apartment 4 times). Our latest stay September 2016 was In an apartment. The exterior of the M units are a little deceptive- you might used the word 'dated' -but the interior is well maintained and we've always been pleased with the cleanliness of the unit. The biggest drawing cards,... More 

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Thank Jbx1954
Burlington, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not "high-end" but right on the water. Clean and in good repair. Proximity to the water makes it awesome! Kitchenette, table and chairs, balcony. Will positively go back, hopefully every year! No reason to pay more for a room when all you really care about is the beach.

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Thank Kelly S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good spot right on the beach. Not fancy by any means but for the price the location of the hotel is great. We had some issues and the management went out of their way to correct them as best as they could and other than the trouble of us having to pack all of our stuff and move twice, the... More 

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Thank Stephanie N
Tupelo, Mississippi
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The whole place is older but they try to keep it up....we like staying here because it is easy to get to and we like the area....but would like it to be more reasonable in price for what you get we gave stayed here several times...before October 2015

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Thank jlofton2016
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Not fancy, just clean and within steps of beach! And since we go to Destin for the beach, what else matters?! It's all about the beach baby! Great pool with beach view, not hidden on back of building! Friendly management.

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1 Thank Kevinb032353
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Really neat place with great view. Really had the feel of an old Florida motel ,which is what we were looking for. Perfect for a quick getaway for a relatively inexpensive price! We will be back.......................…...........................

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Thank Michael B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Sea Oats is a family owned property that is not fancy but has anything one would want for a peaceful stay at the beach. The beach is easily accessible from all rooms and the views are fabulous. There is a variety of room types to meet the needs of families with children or couples. The staff is friendly and the... More 

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Thank Rita H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Nice units (we stay on the west side, the 4-plex) and comfy...not 5 star, but great for the price. Clean, AC works well, and great views. Due to extreme traffic during the summer months, we normally don't venture far from the beach...we have everything we need here in the cottages.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Sea Oats for 3 nights leading up to the July 4th Weekend rush. The location is perfect & the beach is superior to all the rest. A few tips I'd like to mention: There are stairs, everywhere. I swear everything is on a hill. We saw no ramps or elevators so keep that in mind if you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Nothing fancy here. Room with kitchenette and a private beach. Will continue to return to this throwback motel. Staff was very friendly, stay couldn't have been better. If your looking for a simple stay for beach going and sightseeing, look no further.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Sea Oats Motel

Address: 3420 Scenic Highway 98, Destin, FL 32541-4725
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Destin
Price Range: $119 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 45
Also Known As:
Sea Oats Hotel Destin
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Destin
#11 Family Hotel in Destin
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