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Washington, DC
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We stayed in the new wing of the motel. The room was large, clean, with a sink/microwave and small table. Literally steps from Manzanita's amazingly beautiful beach. Unfortunately the pool was not open (well, it was early March after all) but I suspect in summer the place is hopping.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 15 March 2015

We stayed only one night in room 103 -- right on the ocean. It was comfortable and quite even though we were on the street level. It worked out just fine, made dinner and breakfast in the kitchen and enjoyed the gas fireplace. Next time I'd confirm I was on the second floor, but the first one was fine! The...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

Very nice clean rooms with a separate bedroom - can't beat the view - a bit older but doesn't feel that way - a perfect beach place - our room had a mini kitchen that was great and pets are allowed. I would stay there again for sure

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Thank tiffanym22
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Nice place to stay! Several of our friends stayed here with family and pets. Great beach access and close proximity to the main drag in Manzanita. We all had a great trip and would recommend this spot -- we'll come back this summer when the outdoor pool is open!!

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Quiet, great rates, clean rooms with full ocean view! Staff was nice and we will return again. The room was basic, no frills. We had some issues with slow wifi, but overall a pleasant and satisfactory stay.

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Thank Ellen M
Portland, United States
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Decided to get out of Portland for one night. Sunset Surf Motel in Manzanita was a nice get away. Quaint little town. Our room was clean with a small kitchenette. The bed was comfortable. there was a gas fireplace in the room and it was wonderful. The view was the best. Sat by the fire and watched the ocean, so...

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Thank Dennis R
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 25 February 2015

My husband and I stay here every January as a modestly priced treat. Would not stay anywhere else. A very nice place and right next to the beach. Beautiful sunset if lucky and storm clouds if less lucky.

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JHKManzanita, General Manager at Sunset Surf Motel, responded to this review

Hi Sessie33 Thank you for staying with us on your visits out to Manzanita! We always appreciate it when guests return and enjoy the room and the sunset/beach view. We hope to see you again on your next visit out to Manzanita. Sincerely, Sunset Surf

Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 24 February 2015

The rooms were clean and had a great ocean view. We were very pleased with the staff & service. Nice people. Very pet friendly. We had a good stay and would recommend it to anyone traveling, especially with pets.

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Troutdale, Oregon
Reviewed 17 February 2015

My husband and I love, love, love this place. We went there for our honeymoon 15 years ago, and we frequently return there. It is perfect for a family get away with kids and dogs in tow, or cozy husband/wife romantic retreat. The staff is always so friendly.

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Reviewed 16 February 2015

Everything about our vacation was wonderful from the accommodations to the weather. So awesome we could bring our dogchild with us! Within walking distance to everywhere, bed was so comfortable, fireplace was an excellent touch, view was beautiful, price was reasonable, truly enjoyable.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sunset Surf Ocean Front Motel,located just 13 miles south of Cannon beach, on one of Oregon's most spectacular beach settings. We have heated outdoor pool and gas fireplace as well as a variety of accommodation to meet your needs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sunset Surf Motel

Address: 248 Ocean Ave, PO Box 458, Manzanita, OR 97130-9155
Region: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Manzanita
Price Range: $92 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sunset Surf Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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