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California Beach Motels

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#2 of 9 hotels in Encinitas
2 travelers mentioned "beach motel" and "ocean" when describing this hotel.
Seaside Motel (Cayucos)
#2 of 10 hotels in Cayucos
2 travelers mentioned "seaside motel" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
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#2 of 53 hotels in Santa Cruz
2 travelers mentioned "beach" and "beach hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "We reserved an updated poolside room and were fortunate to be upgraded to a beachfront room. The staff was very kind and the room was amazing. Lovely light blue walls, nice, cozy..."
  • "Cleanest beach hotel I have ever been to. We chose just a pool view room, but wishe we would have paid the extra for the beach view they are fantastic Staff was helpful and..."
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Beachcomber Inn (San Clemente) 2.0 of 5
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#4 of 18 hotels in San Clemente
2 travelers mentioned "beach front" and "beachfront motel" when describing this hotel.
  • "At one time called the Western White House this was then the beach retreat for former President Richard Nixon and family. I can't say I've agreed much with Richard Nixon, but we do..."
  • "Sunsets, falling asleep and waking up to crashing waves, surfers, beach bonfires, fish tacos, 1930's beachfront motel...you know...California!!..."
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#4 of 12 hotels in Dana Point
2 travelers mentioned "oceanfront hotel" and "beach location" when describing this hotel.
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#5 of 7 hotels in Del Mar
2 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beachfront location" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is my second time at Del Mar Beach Hotel but my first time to review them . You cannot beat the price for the view. The rooms are clean and comfy and staff are really friendly..."
  • "Loved this place mainly for it being a beachfront location! Just a few steps from your room and you're on the beach. We loved not having to pack up the car, drive, fight traffic..."
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#17 of 29 hotels in Morro Bay
2 travelers mentioned "seaside motel" and "beach motel" when describing this hotel.
  • "It reminded me of a classic seaside motel. The outside is clean and well kept - you can tell the owners take a lot of pride in the building. The room was very clean and decorated..."
  • "It is the quintessential beach motel you imagine and is a good value for your money...."
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#7 of 7 hotels in Hermosa Beach
2 travelers mentioned "ocean front hotel" and "beach-front motels" when describing this hotel.
  • "I have read some bad reviews but trust me the sprite motel does not se like a motel but rather then a family type ocean front hotel. Location is great we stayed for 2 nights ocean..."
  • "The prices are way less than the other beach-front motels, most rooms have microwaves and fridges, and there is a nice little heated pool. I had an excellent stay. The Pier area is..."
Lovers Point Inn (Pacific Grove) 2.0 of 5 Special Price 20% off room rate
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#7 of 17 hotels in Pacific Grove
2 travelers mentioned "ocean" and "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
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#10 of 51 hotels in Santa Barbara
2 travelers mentioned "beach-front hotel" and "beach hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "I could go on and on, but the other positive reviewers have it all covered - it's not a fancy, swanky beach-front hotel, it's a really friendly, comfortable inn with lots of little..."
  • "Overall, it was your average inexpensive beach hotel, except that it wasn't inexpensive, it was just shy of $200 with the best online price I could find...."
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#3 of 10 hotels in Cayucos
2 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "sea" when describing this hotel.
  • "We spent 2 nights at the Caycuos Beach Hotel and were very impressed with the friendly service from the Patels. They run an efficient and clean motel. They are a "pet friendly..."
  • "The room was impeccably clean and da nice view of the sea. Laundry facilities are available, which was a real plus for us. Traveling with my husband and our teen, we got the..."
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#6 of 10 hotels in San Simeon
2 travelers mentioned "sea motel" and "seal" when describing this hotel.
  • "We stayed at the Sands by the Sea Motel for an entire week. It was clean, quiet, and obviously looked well cared for. The linens and amenities were above average for the price we..."
  • "It is situated in a very good location, just a couple of miles from the Hearst Castle and the elephant seal beach is only seven miles up the coast...."
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Travelodge Santa Monica (Santa Monica) 2.5 of 5
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#10 of 36 hotels in Santa Monica
2 travelers mentioned "beach hotels" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
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#9 of 22 hotels in Fort Bragg
2 travelers mentioned "oceanfront location" and "ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "discover how inflated they are, especially for those which claim an oceanfront location where you peer into the misty distance to see the surf. This place, on the other hand, has..."
  • "I was completely surprised, as when we booked the room we had no idea we would be this close to the ocean. It was a wonderful surprise. Great place for a great price. Highly..."
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The Kinney (Marina del Rey) 3.0 of 5 Special Offer Stay 3 Nights, Save 20%!
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#4 of 11 hotels in Marina del Rey
2 travelers mentioned "beachfront hotel" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "This hotel is in a great location if you do not want to spend a fortune for a beachfront hotel. We enjoyed the free breakfast and the free parking. Brad, Jason and Francisco at..."
  • "We picked this budget-friendly hotel to be close to the beaches. We had four suites booked for our extended family reunion trip. Each was comfortable and clean; the staff even..."
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Sea Shore Motel (Santa Monica)
#12 of 36 hotels in Santa Monica
2 travelers mentioned "beach motels" and "sea" when describing this hotel.
  • "It looks like one of those small beach motels from way back when, however when you walk into the rooms, they have been modernized and are quite nice...."
  • "We have just got home after a great 2 weeks at the Sea Shore, what a lovely surprise, the room was so big, and spotless clean, the photo's you sea are not doing this place any..."
Sea Breeze Motel (Pacifica)
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#3 of 6 hotels in Pacifica
2 travelers mentioned "ocean-side rooms" and "seaside" when describing this hotel.
  • "Ocean-side rooms are a bit more expensive than cove side. Ten bucks, I think. Even though it's more quiet on the cove, I'd still go with the ocean view. Oh, and the breakfast..."
  • "This is a wonderful place to get away from life...it is RIGHT on the beach and it was May and we even had to turn on the wall heater!! Don't come if you can't handle an older..."
Motel 6 San Simeon (San Simeon) 2.0 of 5
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#9 of 10 hotels in San Simeon
2 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you want a beach hotel however, I suggest you to look for a hotel closer to the beach, that is located at front but at the other side of the road...."
  • "Originally a bit frustrated at having to book a room in San Simeon, an hour from my last-minute business trip in Pismo Beach, over the last weekend for many of summer-break & a..."
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#3 of 53 hotels in Santa Cruz
2 travelers mentioned "beach front accommodation" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "There isn't a lot of beach front accommodation in Santa Cruz, and this is only a block or two away from a very nice beach, Twin Lakes. It is on a busy street but we didn't hear any..."
  • "Great location, beautiful rooms, very clean and very close to the beach. There are restaurants and a cafe within walking distance and it's less than 15 minutes from the boardwalk..."
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#16 of 27 hotels in Pismo Beach
2 travelers mentioned "beach, hotel" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
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#3 of 9 hotels in Marina
2 travelers mentioned "seaside location" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "This motel is in a great seaside location with tons of tourist potential - of course BW could argue that they already have all the tourist they need for this location, but I am..."
  • "Location is beautiful with two short routes to walk on the beach. The room was clean and comfortable, with all the modern, expected amenities. The staff was friendly, accommodating..."
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Park Vue Inn (Anaheim) 2.0 of 5 Special Offer BOOK DIRECT WITH US...
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#10 of 117 hotels in Anaheim
2 travelers mentioned "beach resort" and "seats" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you are going to a beach resort somewhere, you look for the best. Usually when you're going to Disneyland the most important "amenities" are how far do I have to walk to the..."
  • "was limited seating capacity indoors during cold/rainy weather, no more available seats indoors or at the outdoor patio, etc. Overall, we were SO pleased with the Park Vue Inn..."
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#2 of 29 hotels in Morro Bay
2 travelers mentioned "seaside location" and "sea" when describing this hotel.
  • "laid-out with nice touches all over and still a little bit of a view to the sea! Staff were brilliantly helpful, a great selection of restaurants nearby, and Morro rock..."
  • "Spacious clean rooms with a cozy fireplace and balconies that provide amazing views of the bay and Morro Rock . . . added delight to watch the seals and sea otters at play...."
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#9 of 24 hotels in La Jolla
2 travelers mentioned "ocean" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "This was a nice clean motel a short walk to the beach, 1 block from Busy Bees Bagels. It doesn't have tons of frills but nice breakfast bites, &a pool. Kept clean by staff..."
  • "La Jolla is a very expensive (and beautiful) area and this is a wonderful place to stay near one of the prettiest beaches in SoCal. The hotel is not new, not ON the beach, and it is..."
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Castillo Inn at the Beach (Santa Barbara) 2.5 of 5 Special Offer Half Block From the...
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#9 of 51 hotels in Santa Barbara
2 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
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#2 of 6 hotels in Pacifica
2 travelers mentioned "ocean" and "ocean front" when describing this hotel.
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Rodeway Inn (Long Beach) 2.0 of 5 Special Offer Choice Privileges Points
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#20 of 56 hotels in Long Beach
2 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
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#14 of 16 hotels in Coronado
2 travelers mentioned "sea" when describing this hotel.
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#10 of 55 hotels in Monterey
2 travelers mentioned "beach" and "ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "This hotel is very, very close to Pebble Beach Golf Course and the Monterey Peninsula. The hotel was clean and the staff pleasant. There are stores and restaurants nearby if you..."
  • "It isn’t a giant spa destination hotel with valets and balconies overlooking the ocean, but it has very large rooms, comfortable beds, gets a new look quite often, and most..."
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