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Yuma, Arizona
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462 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

located across the road from lake erie sits this small "home like" motel. rooms shaped as parallel i's there are two patio areas with grill and lounge chairs located outside your door. motel more as a long term vacation spot than an overnight stay. if you arrive late(after 9pm and doesn't open again until 7am) you'll have to call the... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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34 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here over the Labor Day week. We had two rooms, one for my parents and one for us, We were looking for a place that was quiet and clean and found it at White Caps. The rooms have a bed (or beds), bathroom, refrigerator, microwave and free wi-fi,, there is no pool or breakfast service which we didn't... More 

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WhiteCapsMotel, Owner at White Caps Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for informing us of your issues and giving us a chance to correct. If I could review you as a guest, I'd give you 5 stars! More 

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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived after 10pm and the owner of the motel came only for us, helped us with everything and was very friendly. The room was clean and for a short stay very pratical. - The bed was a bit small. + Not too expensive. The area has not a lot of options to eat for vegetarians. So if you can... More 

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Ohio
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

I love this motel. I'll start by saying I prefer smaller hotels without pools and stuff, all I want is a clean place to sleep and shower because when I go on vacation I'm out enjoying the area. The rooms are great, mine had a single and a queen. There is a small fridge and a microwave. The bathroom was... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

My daughter and I stayed here in June '16, and used it as our home base for 2 nights. The room was a bit dated, but was very clean and comfortable and came with a fridge and microwave. You're not spending THAT much time in the room, so why belly ache about decor, especially at this great price point? The... More 

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WhiteCapsMotel, Owner at White Caps Motel, responded to this review

Thank you. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. As for our decor, we are always working to freshen our rooms up, with new bed covers last year, draperies this year and new micro-fridg cabinets and night stands coming for half our rooms by the end of the 2016 season. We will also be continuing to add new artwork to the... More 

Toledo, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on a Saturday checked out on Sunday. We were only going over to the bay for the evening but didn't want to drive home so we stayed here. Rooms are clean but a bit of remodeling would be good kind of dated. Staff was friendly and I asked about cottages for our next visit. I would stay... More 

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Greely, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

We paid $93.50 per night including tax - there was no ice in the ice machine & no wifi. We specifically searched for a room in Port Clinton with wifi. We kindly asked if she'd take a little off the rate to make up for there being no wifi & no ice. She flat out refused. The laminate in the... More 

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2 Thank Allikay23
WhiteCapsMotel, Owner at White Caps Motel, responded to this review

I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your stay, but to say that I "refused" to offer a discount is just not true. NO ONE has asked me for a discount on my prices so I'm 100% certain that your request was not made and therefore not refused. I'm sorry you felt inconvenienced in some way, but without being notified of any... More 

kansas
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

White Caps is very basic, but clean and comfortable. They could use a bit of décor on the walls to lend some character. The furnishings are very basic, but they do have wifi, ample parking. Towels are nice and thick and fluffy. The hotel is just a bit northwest of Port Clinton, very quiet. A very good value lodging -... More 

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WhiteCapsMotel, Owner at White Caps Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. We try very hard to provide a clean comfortable and affordable lodging for our guests. Our lodging is, as you say, basic, and that is why we are able to offer rooms at half to one third the cost of the chains in the down town area. We are... More 

Ohio
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

My husband and I stayed in the Touissaint cottage at the White Caps with our little dogs June 28th to July 6th 2015. This has probably been our 5th stay at least, over the past 4 years, and it was as wonderful as ever! The mobile home was very clean as usual, spotless kitchen, bath, the whole place was great!... More 

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Youngstown, Ohio
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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Rooms are small, but comfortable. Did not have the issue with noise that some other reviewers have had. Owner very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. A short drive to the beach and restaurants/nightlife. For the price, a good night's stay.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Comfortable Rooms, Sensible Prices. The White Caps Motel is family owned and operated since 1975. We are a Guest Oriented motel catering to the outdoors enthusiast, Lake Erie boaters,and family groups. We offer boat parking, dockage and Portage River access. We are close to "everything". 1 1/2 mile from Historic Downtown Port Clinton, the Jet Express to Put in Bay, dining, shopping and marinas. White Caps Motel is the perfect jumping off point for everything Lake Erie has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White Caps Motel

Address: 2186 W Lakeshore Dr, Port Clinton, OH 43452-8602
Location: United States > Ohio > Port Clinton
Price Range: $59 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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