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    Sea Esta Motels I

    2306 Highway 1, 24 Houston Street, Dewey Beach, DE 19971
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    Overview
    • Excellent7%
    • Very good8%
    • Average26%
    • Poor21%
    • Terrible38%
    19 Aug 2016
    “You get what you pay for”
    12 Aug 2016
    “Cheap room”
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pets Allowed
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 September 2014

    Great location, less than a block from the beach, and plenty of onsite parking (only one car per room though). Rooms and bathrooms need to be updated, it seems that they haven't been touched in about 10 years. If you are just staying for a...More

    2  Thank Karla N
    Reviewed 1 September 2014

    on a recent trip to dewey beach, my step son booked a room here at sea esta motel 1. this place was the pits. Stains on the wallpaper, wallpaper torn, carpet was ripped. there was plastic shoved in the hole of the shower head. im...More

    2  Thank Cheryl H
    Reviewed 8 August 2014

    I took the family on a 3 day beach vacation and wasn't expecting much more than a place to sleep. I was pleasantly surprised. New decking all around the hotel, a nice shower at the bottom of the stairs closest to the beach, and all...More

    1  Thank MummeyM
    Reviewed 28 May 2014

    Staying in Dewey beach for a couple nights is very expensive, this is the most reasonably priced placed in town. The rooms on the bottom floor are very musty smelling. Damp and the carpeting is very dirty. The rooms aren't the cleanest, but I didn't...More

    1  Thank mike b
    Reviewed 22 May 2014

    My boyfriend and I stayed here last summer, we immediately went to the store and bought new sheets and a blanket because the bedding was just gross... We wore shoes in the shower because it felt dirty as well. However- the price was excellent, but...More

    2  Thank rachellynn27
    The Atlantic Oceanside Dewey Beach Resort
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    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • USD 102 - USD 286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 30
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    • Dewey Beach
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    Room Tips
    "Do not stay at this location"
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    "If u want luxury,,not here. If you want a place to clean up, nap and go..this is it!"
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    "If on the top floor a little less noisy but no elevator and hard to drag suitcase up three flights."
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