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Sea Shell Motel

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Dennis Port, Massachusetts
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Delightful. Clean. Friendly. Right on the water. It reminds me of an old fashioned vacation to cape cod. If you are looking for something updated and fancy look elsewhere but if you want a friendly, affordable, nostalgic, beach front hotel. This is your spot. Delightful breakfast included!

1Thank manola143
Long Island N Y
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I have been so amiss in not writing about the Sea Shell before, as we have stayed here many times. The first thing I look for is "dog friendly?" Not only do they love dogs here but they love dogs on the beach after Labor Day and before Memorial Day. If you get one of the rooms on the beach...

1Thank YujiOda
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Ever since my husband stumbled upon the Sea Shell Motel years ago, we've returned religiously year after year. There is no place we'd rather be when we visit the Cape. The motel is seated right on the water, with a beautiful private beach that is raked daily to keep it soft and looking pretty. We've stayed in a number of...

1Thank Mandy S
Somers, New York
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

we originally booked a place in Orleans last August Disgusting....called sea shell and they had an opening. My husband walked in the room and said OMG..I thought crap..a..but I walked in and was in heaven.....water view, wild flowers off our small deck that leads you to the private beach. Wonderful experience. Treated our pooch like he was a paying guest...

1Thank Counselor68
Southampton, New York
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Whether you're a large family or a couple looking for a "Right-on-the-Ocean" stay, you'll be delighted with the old-school, New England charm and intimate flavor of the Sea Shell Motel. Pet Friendly! Private Beach! Wonderful staff. Cozy, seaside accommodations. (Great A.C., beds and shower). Close to everything Mid Cape from historic Hyannis to Chatham. Not a large, slick hotel with...

1Thank sabine C
Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This was our 3rd year here and we have already booked for next year. It is located on a beautiful, small stretch of private beach and we always book a room that opens to the dune. This is a very basic motel with quaint amenities. There could be some improvements though, to bring it back to the place it once...

1Thank Jennifer B
Springfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 July 2016

The Sea Shell is my first choice for Cape vacations. I have stayed there about 6 times so far. I always ask for a first floor ocean front room. Sliders open to a small porch area that is a very short stroll to the beach. I love to relax there with a good book. Every time I look up there...

3Thank mcohutt
Salem, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 June 2016

So we came here right before tourist season started, but I still think this ended up cheaper than any other hotel with an ocean front, (I spent hours looking for an ocean front property, going up and down the shoreline on a map and looking at every hotel). I ended up booking room #25, which I am so glad I...

2Thank raspicuzza
Plainville, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 September 2015

We had a 2nd floor room with oceanfront balcony. Amazing pet friendly too. Room was clean and comfy. Beach right out the door. Dogs not allowed on beach summer but plenty places to walk him in area. Staff was friendly and helpful. no pool onsite but we were able to use pool next door that was really nice. Restaurants nearby....

2Thank Maverick33C
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Pet friendly is not always easy to find oceanfront. While I travel with my emotional support animal, I tend to not take advantage of that and stay rather low key. Check in was quite easy. The room was clean and indeed ocean front. The private stretch of beach is rather small, but it certainly allowed for good people watching! I...

2Thank Chrys P

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sea Shell Motel

Address: 45 Chase Ave, Dennis Port, MA 02639-2696
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > Dennis Port
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Sea Shell Hotel Dennis Port
Sea Shell Motel Dennis Port, Cape Cod, MA
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“The rooms on the beach book far in advance-pray for a cancellation”
YujiOda, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have different amenities, so call ahead to pick out which will be the right room for you.”
274mandys, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Sea Side for sure! Your own private terrace right on the beach behind the gorgeous rambling rose buses and salt grass.”
sabineC632, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“First floor ocean front rooms are great!”
mcohutt, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Depends on the room for accessibility, Fantastic View, Great Air Condition”
raspicuzza, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
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