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    Moonlight Beach Motel

    233 2nd Street, Encinitas, CA 92024
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    28/01/2018 29/01/2018
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    Traveller (75)
    Room & Suite (45)
    Pool & Beach (20)
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good32%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
    Tennis Court
    Private Balcony
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    11 - 15 of 196 reviews

    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    This motel is in an excellent location - walk to town and beach. Love staying here and this is my go-to when in Encinitas. Motel is older but the managers have always cared to make my stay great. Rooms all have a kitchenette and separate...More

    5  Thank jlwebb2016
    Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

    Nice motel with a great view ; 2 min walk from the beach. I stayed there for 7 nights in November. Was great really! Good value for money. I booked a room on top floor, so I had a lovely view on the sea. During...More

    5  Thank Murielle P
    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    It's pretty simple, really. This is a classic 60s motel, spotlessly kept, that offers great prices and an unbeatable location a block from the beach and close to main street Encinitas. The rooms are spacious. One of our rooms was large, with two beds and...More

    3  Thank WestLAFamily
    Reviewed 24 October 2016

    Ended our profile Desert Trip in sunny Encinitas. We parked the van when we arrived and didn't have to drive at all for four days! Walking distance to excellent food & drink. Fabulous Boutiques and Salons on 101. Check out happy hour. Beautiful clean Beach....More

    3  Thank Lisa M
    Response from MoonlightBeachMotel, Manager at Moonlight Beach MotelResponded 1 December 2016

    Dear Lisa M, Thank you for endorsing all the fun things that make The Moonlight Beach Motel and Encinitas have have to offer for visitors. We look forward to your return ... cheers geo & deb

    Reviewed 8 October 2016

    This charming small motel has been providing a terrific place to stay for beach-lovers since the 1970s. The decor of the rooms has not been substantially updated recently, but if you want a really quiet, restful place to stay, with fabulous amenities, in an absolutely...More

    4  Thank invertpaleo
    Response from MoonlightBeachMotel, Manager at Moonlight Beach MotelResponded 14 October 2016

    Dear invertpaleo, As always thanks for taking the time and sharing all the wonderful things Encinitas and "The Moonlight Beach Motel" have to offer ... after 25 + years as a guest your nice words mean so much to us and and are very helpful...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Tennis Court
    • Price range
    • USD 80 - USD 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Encinitas
    • Also Known As
    • Moonlight Beach Hotel Encinitas ,
    • Moonlight Beach Encinitas
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    Traveller (75)
    Room & Suite (45)
    Pool & Beach (20)
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    Bathroom (1)
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    Edward H
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from DBDoty | Reviewed this property |
    Our unit, which didn't have a separate bedroom (i.e., it was a studio-type layout) had the TV in the room with the beds.
    Gina S
    14 January 2017|
    Response from sg32157 |
    Between $170 and $190
    jeanne t
    10 November 2015|
    Response from invertpaleo | Reviewed this property |
    Most of what you need is already in the kitchen, but if you need more items, just ask Deb and George and they will equip you. :)
    Room Tips
    "Lowest floor for families, upper floors for ocean view"
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    "Top floors have ocean view but steps, lower is better w/o any steps"
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    "308 is on the top floor Ocean view Good for a couple, if you have kids they have a bedroom option."
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    "Get the 3rd floor room. The view is nice to wake up to."
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