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Love the ambience at this motel. The management is awesome and the grounds are super clean and cute. So close to the beach and all the best restaurants. Great beach views and only 2 short block walk to Moonlight Beach.
We visited this hotel for a weekend retreat to the beach. The hotel itself is decent (albeit dated), the staff was very friendly, the rooms spacious. Let's cut to pros/cons:
Pros: Location is very close to the beach, like a couple of blocks. Also a...More
Response from MoonlightBeachMotel, Manager at Moonlight Beach MotelResponded 31 May 2017
Thank you for your honest and thorough review! I am happy to inform you that we hired a local professional who upgraded our wifi system late this May. We now have a commercial setup with a Luxol brand router and access point that...More
This motel is about a block away from moonlight beach. It is a perfect way to really enjoyed the beach and spend quality time on vacation not stressing about parking or finding a beach to go to. Moonlight beach has it all and the closeness...More
This is a well maintained older (60s?) motel in a great location—just a block from the beach. Rooms are clean and well furnished, and the staff is competent and helpful. Our room (and all rooms, I think) included a full kitchen. However, it was rather...More
This motel is in an excellent location - walk to town and beach. Love staying here and this is my go-to when in Encinitas. Motel is older but the managers have always cared to make my stay great. Rooms all have a kitchenette and separate...More