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Fruitland Park
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Just want to thank the management at Magic Beach Motel They were fantastic. The motel is quaint 50's style you walk into office and are met by Elvis and Marilyn . The room was clean with balcony that overlooked the ocean. Cute mural on wall in our room we had a king jaccuzi in the room best part the beach...

Thank Janean H
Rensselaer, New York
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is an older Florida style motel with some nice updates. I had a single king bed room, which was a bit small, but it had a kitchenette, which I didn't expect, and it met my needs as a solo traveller. The climate control is really great, not noisy and easy to adjust. The bed was supportive. Earl and his...

Thank cklb0349
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in room #111 and we loved it. The room was small but it was all we needed and couldn't complain because it also had a king sized bed. We love going to Vilano Beach and love the whole atmosphere it has to offer!! The office people were also very nice and we will definitely go...

Thank ashley b
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I planned a last minute weekend getaway and picked this place because it looked cute and had availability. Wow, were we lucky!!! It far exceeded our expectations. Clean rooms, friendly staff and the atmosphere was beyond awesome. Plus, it's literally steps from the beach and 10 minutes tops from all the hustle and bustle in Saint Augustine. Don't...

1Thank Hamida T
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This harkens back to the day when the evening's entertainment was visiting with other travelers in front of your room. Parking is a little short based on the numbers of rooms. Clean, Nice Staff, close to the beach, bathrooms are great - they match the age of the facility, limited number of updates, but they ren't needed

Thank smackArkansas
Gainesville Florida
Reviewed 24 April 2016

We arrived here on a Friday evening and we were checked in to the basic room as that is what I paid for. We opened the door and a bad smell hit us. As I walked around the other side of the bed, there was water pouring out of the bathroom. The water as it turns out was sewage that...

Thank northfloridafolks
Saint Simons Island
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Clean , right by the beach. Awesome atmosphere and style. Definite thumbs up. Only disappointment was the jacuzzi suite........ nice room , but only had a jetted tub. Stepped out the door and your almost on the beach.

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 12 April 2016

My husband and I have stayed here three times and it was the first place we stayed on our first Valentine's Day together. This little motel is nothing fancy, but it is sweet and accommodating and clean. The front desk crew are always helpful and friendly. There is a Publix, a few small nightclubs and of course the ocean within...

Thank Mercedes M
Summerville, South Carolina
Reviewed 8 April 2016

For anyone who is old enough to remember family owned beach front motels, this is the place for you. If you are tired of staying on the 22nd floor, parking in the next zip code, and being treated like a number, this is the place for you. If you have flamingos in your front yard and enjoy pastel colors, this...

Thank Randy C
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Nothing fancy but clean. Definitely brings one back to the days of the family owned motor lodges. Not on beach but just steps away. The office was extremely helpful in directing us to some good restaurants.

Thank MarylandOCTraveller

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Magic Beach Motel

Address: 50 Vilano Rd, Vilano Beach, Saint Augustine, FL 32084-2964
Region: United States > Florida > Saint Augustine > Vilano Beach
Price Range: $145 - $219 (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 Family Hotel in Vilano Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Vilano Beach
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“Look at rooms on website. Pick the one you like.”
 of 5 bubbles V811HPchristinew, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are other hotels in Villano Beach that were a better choice. the beach is very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles pjp3912, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Free and quick shuttle to downtown with a trolley pass.”
 of 5 bubbles 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
 of 5 bubbles BGJensen, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms on second floor have ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles cklb0349, 1 May 2016 | Read review
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