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Magic Beach Motel

TravelocityUSD 132*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 132*
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

It was wonderful and the breakfast was good. They are also pet friendly. My husband and I really enjoyed this time together.It is walking distance to the beach and great restaurants right down from the motel. We fish off the pier.

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Beaufort, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent accommodations for our two night stop over at Vilano Beach. Clean, quiet, and so unique. It was a step back in time, reminding us of old Myrtle Beach. Nicely restored. Owners were pleasant and engaging. Would stay there again.

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Woodruff, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I (seniors) stayed here 2 nights. Clean "Route 66" style motel. Super clean inside and out with good breakfast. No real views of the ocean even if you upgrade to room on the end of the complex that is 2 stories high. No elevator. Within a block to the sand and easy boardwalk to get across the...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

my family decided to stay here on a whim (we were supposed to leave for home that day but we decided to go farther south) and even though they had limited rooms available, they were still very kind and gave us a room. the owners seem very kind and we got lots of compliments of the motel from other guests...

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Lewisville, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were celebrating our 30th Anniversary and took a 2 week road trip. We found the Magic Beach Motel on TripAdvisor and booked it. It was like a wonderful trip back in time! Our room was very clean & comfy. It's Florida motif is so cute and fun. Staff was great. The breakfast was very substantial and...

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magicbeachmotel, Manager at Magic Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our property. I'll share your nice comments with the staff.

St. Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a couple nights on a little hometown get away. We grew up here so we both knew about it. We got one of the King size rooms. It was nice and clean. And the bed was very comfortable. The bathroom is small but it is fine for two people. There are original murals...

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magicbeachmotel, Manager at Magic Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review the property. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. See you soon!

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a little weekend getaway... this location is a great alternative to staying in Old Town Saint Augustine. It's about a 10 minute drive to OT from the motel (without traffic). So close to Vilano beach. Cute 70's style motel.... pink flamingos, neon signs. Room is good, we had a king bed room. Small shower no tub. Microwave,...

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magicbeachmotel, Guest Relations Manager at Magic Beach Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and our continental breakfast.

palm coast, FL
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to stay. Brought my husband for a surprise getaway for our anniversary. It was vintage Florida. The owners were very welcoming, helpful and super nice. The rooms were playing in the bed was extremely comfortable. Wi-Fi was good

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magicbeachmotel, Guest Relations Manager at Magic Beach Motel, responded to this review

So glad you and your husband enjoyed your stay with us. This is one of a few vintage hotels still operational. We do our best of keeping it as original as possible but with modern conveniences.

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We love this motel. It is a little gem with old Florida charm. The owners are wonderful and make you feel like family. The rooms are clean and well equipped for a long or short stay. We can't wait to return!

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magicbeachmotel, Guest Relations Manager at Magic Beach Motel, responded to this review

We are so glad you feel this way about us. We strive to make our guests stay as pleasurable as possible. Looking forward to having you back!

Oakland, California, United States
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I made the reservation through hotels.com but messed up the dates. Remy the owner called me the night I was supposed to arrive and I realized the dates were wrong (I made it for a day earlier) but she was able to move it a day forward. We were stoked since we were 4 hours away and weren't gonna Make...

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magicbeachmotel, Guest Relations Manager at Magic Beach Motel, responded to this review

Luiza, So glad you were able to join us. Our housekeeping staff works hard to maintain things in order. It can be rather challenging being so close to the beach. I will pass your comments on to them as they appreciate comments reflective of their efforts. Thank you for your review.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a retro experience like no other, with all the modern conveniences.Each cozy room has been completely renovated and updated. Here in beautiful Vilano Beach, we think EVERY DAY should feel like a Vacation. Just a few short steps from the Atlantic Ocean, there is plenty to do, or nothing to do. Located just five minutes from St Augustine historic downtown, Vilano Beach is known for beautiful family friendly beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magic Beach Motel

Address: 50 Vilano Rd, Vilano Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32084
Region: United States > Florida > St. Augustine > Vilano Beach
Price Range: $160 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Magic Beach Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Vilano Beach Hotel Saint Augustine
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Vilano Beach
#3 Family Hotel in Vilano Beach
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“There are other hotels in Villano Beach that were a better choice. the beach is very nice.”
pjp3912, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Free and quick shuttle to downtown with a trolley pass.”
joheyOregon_Ohio, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the second floor if you want a room with a full bath.”
  • you can see the beach off in the distance behind the city park and parking lot...not on the beac
  • we had to pay extra to have a bathtub...the jets were filed with black scum/mildew
  • dead bugs in the window sill....also found a dead bug in the bathroom
BGJensen, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms on second floor have ocean view.”
cklb0349, 1 May 2016 | Read review
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