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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

DO NOT. I REPEAT DO NOT STAY HERE! The rooms are okay but its the service I received from the guy at the front desk. They are very very inconvenient they do not have sympathy for anyone. I understand the rooms are remodeled but just on the fact that it's in Seaside and the area is not so nice and...

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GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Magic Carpet Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Leslie, thank you for sharing your concerns with us. We are disappointed to read your review of our hotel. It is unlike our staff to be inattentive or unsympathetic, and I am so sorry that was the case. I will be sure to bring this up with them so it doesn't happen again. We appreciate all of your feedback....

Mt. Pleasant, SC
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Don't stay here !! I had seen some reviews that lead me to believe that this hotel would be adequate for our short stay in the Monterey area. Obviously, they were written a long time ago. The one good thing that I can say is that it was clean - BUT - the phone did not work, the hair dryer...

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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I recently visited this place for one night from Europe. I am so amazed that this place is even open for business. Black mold contaminates throughout room 104. Feral cats, garbage, blood stains, dust, broken doors are everywhere! The elevator broke down and trapped me for 15 minutes! PLEASE DO NOT BRING children to this rat trap.....It worse than I...

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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel a night , checked in on 20July , when I checked out in the morning , requested girl named KME that I would like to pay by cash and she said sure no problem and we will reverse the money on the credit card , I paid 101$ to them and just requested for rcpt...

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Redwood City, California
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Needed to book a room last minute and found this motel. Making the initial reservation was a bit of a challenge on the phone. Got to the hotel and found they had a desk clerk working from another site. He was nice and efficient. Plenty of parking. Looked to use pool but it is not as nice as the photo....

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Farmersville, California
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

This was one of the worst motels I've ever stayed at I knew it wasn't gonna be the best but for the price it is lacking a great deal I showed up at 3 to check in ended up waiting 30 minutes due to the office being closed we proceeded to our room in a rickety elevator to the third...

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Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Left our room for the day (which was dated and dark) to come back and find that money had been stolen, as well as 3 perfumes which were bought as holiday gifts for friends. The room had been cleaned that day, which leaves just one option as to who had stolen from my family. Ruined our holiday. Vile place. Police...

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Lillehammer, Norway
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed there one night with my family. The room was big and three persons had ok space. Parking facilities was good. Wifi included in some roms, our room was well covered. Breakfast was simple choices, but ok. The stay was ok, but within this price range i had expected more.

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Florianopolis, SC
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

It is clean and not fancy. Quite old rooms and building but for a few days is ok. Breakfast is just bread and bagel. Do not expect coffee at the breakfast room but they offer it in the office. The location is pretty good. Easy access to Monterey downtown and good food nearby.

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 14 August 2015

The location is good for those who are looking for something cheap nearby Monterrey and Carmel. The rooms are wide, the restroom is ok, TV working good, wi-fi is free and the best part is that there are elevators. They are old too, but work. Breakfast is makeshift in a small room. It´s good for only one night.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Magic Carpet Lodge is conveniently located in Seaside, CA minutes from the many attractions Monterey Bay has to offer. We are only a short drive from CSUMB, Carmel, Aquarium, Cannery Row and Pebble Beach. We have an outdoor pool that is seasonally heated during the summer, free in-room wifi and microwave/refrigerators in all the rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magic Carpet Lodge

Address: 1875 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955-3610
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Seaside
Price Range: $90 - $575 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Magic Carpet Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
Magic Carpet Hotel Seaside
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“there is NOT a good room to be had in this hotel”
Nancy-SC, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“bad internet connection”
shinygirl, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Our room was on the first floor with a lift”
alanc51, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Dont stay here unless u cant find ANYTHING else! Cheap..?..comparatively yes.But dirty and not kept up very well.”
591shariw, 5 May 2015 | Read review
“avoid the first floor is you want quiet, the walls are quite thin”
keef1988, 5 Aug 2014 | Read review
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