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Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Perfect location. Close to hollywood la. Beach beautiful and area safe. Hotel room very clean and comfortable. I would stay here again when visiting la. Staff not so friendly but does their job. Cute pool. Loved the area. Try and get room with balcony.

1 Thank Luigi4437
Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

Had tickets to a show at the Forum and wanted to make a weekend of it. Found the Sea View Inn and decided to get a room. Having read some of the reviews I wasn't sure what to make of this place. I knew Manhattan Beach is a nice community so I booked figuring if the bad reviews were true,... More 

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Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Last night of a 5 night stay, and I have to say coming all the way from England using this as a port of call on our road trip has been a delight. The guys on the front desk are brilliant, free bikes, beach towels and boogie boards available, small but well kept pool area, good sized rooms and free... More 

1 Thank Shoulders69
Canton, United States
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 22 July 2015

We stayed at the Sea View Inn from July 16 - 21, 2015. The location was perfect. My wife and my two kids (12 & 14) really enjoyed the proximity to the beach. The sand and water was fantastic. We stayed in Apt 507 and it had a direct view to the beach. The wifi was great for the kids... More 

1 Thank John L
Solomons, Maryland
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Reviewed 18 July 2015

Stayed here for 8 days! It was wonderful! The guys at the front desk are all amazing! Best personalities ever!!! Our apartment was a good size and clean. You can't beat the location of this place! I loved being able to use the bikes free of charge also. This is going to be my new vacation spot when in Manhattan... More 

2 Thank travelnmom31
New Mexico
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

I am a returning guest of the Sea View Inn... reason being: LOCATION loaner beach cruiser bikes allows you to ride your bike along the bike trail minutes away from the Manhattan Beach Pier. If you get a room facing west you will have breathtaking views!

1 Thank digdeep0169
Scottsdale, Arizona
2 reviews
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Reviewed 21 June 2015

This is a perfect location on the north end of MB just a short walk downhill to the beautiful white beach. The hotel was very clean and nicely furnished room with a fabulous view of the ocean. You could easily fly in to LAX take a cab to the hotel and never need a car. There are restaurants & shopping... More 

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 20 June 2015

The Sea View Inn is a great place...We went just overnight earlier this week. It has a small private pool on location...There are bicycles, beach chairs/towels etc.available on loan with the room and you are only 3 short blocks from the Sea. Free parking. Really the nicest thing about it is the location, Manhattan Beach as a coast town is... More 

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Sea Island, Georgia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

I have stayed in the Sea View 3 times this year. Twice in the same room. In February my room was priced at 169 a night. Just recently the same room is 211.00 a night. The hotel staff is nice and Helpful and the Inn is the most convenient to everything.,...but...the rooms, specifically the ones that have not been redone... More 

2 Thank Dia1952
Scottsdale, Arizona
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Reviewed 15 June 2015

Not knowing a thing about this motel we took a shot based on availability. Well, what a pleasant surprise. Nice front desk, nice room and a view of Manhattan Beach and the beautiful Pacific. The location is really perfect. There are restaurants and beach access all over the place. It's a bit of a hike to the Pier and the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sea View Inn At The Beach is an intimate seaside hotel located just blocks from the Beach. And is the closet hotel to the sandy beaches and panoramic views of Manhattan Beach. The Sea View offers casual comfort, modern conveniences and features a "live like a local" atmosphere. Dine at local eateries, stroll eclectic shops or borrow one of our beach cruisers and cruise the beachfront bike path and enjoy the ocean views. Or relax and swim in our heated Outdoor Pool. We offer FREE Parking, Wifi, Bikes, Beach Towels, Beach Chairs, Beach Umbrella's & Beach Toys for the Kids. The Sea View Inn is located just minutes (3 miles) away from Los Angeles Airport,(LAX), 35 Minutes to Disneyland, 40 minutes to Universal Studios, 25 minutes to Downtown Los Angeles, and 30 minutes to Hollywood. ... more   less 

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Address: 3400 Highlands Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Region: United States > California > Manhattan Beach
Price Range: $249 - $331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Sea View Inn at the Beach 2.5*
Number of rooms: 37
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Also Known As:
Sea View Inn At The Beach Hotel Manhattan Beach
Sea View Hotel
Sea View Manhattan Beach
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#3 Family Hotel in Manhattan Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Manhattan Beach
#6 Business Hotel in Manhattan Beach
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“Ask for a room with a view of the ocean...the sunsets are amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles scamardese2015, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 305 doesn't have a view but is large and quiet. Loved it!”
 of 5 bubbles tseberts, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for a view”
 of 5 bubbles joant772, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Road noise was not a problem, Great view of the Pacific from room 502”
 of 5 bubbles rfbond, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request an oceanview room. Request higher rooms, kitchen has no rug so chairs make terrible noise for those floors below them when moved.”
 of 5 bubbles melissabK9460ZZ, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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