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Morro Bay, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful night's stay at this darling motel. Lots of charm with the large garden areas. Room 155, king bed, was clean and comfy. Loved the tile of the shower stall. Especially loved that all of the rooms were well lit. Plenty of space for clothing. A table with two sturdy chairs and also a large comfy chair....

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surfmotelandgardens, lorena at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We are grateful all was well and you were comfortable while your stay. Thank you and see you back soon.

Union City, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to take a Labor Day weekend trip on the fly - no plans other than to go up the No Cal Coast as neither of us had been above Sausalito before - made reservations as we got close to stopping for the night. This was a typical budget motel. The outside grounds are nicer than...

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surfmotelandgardens, lorebna at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We thank you for staying with us at Surf Motel.We are a very accommodating staff who make sure all our guest are comfortable. We thank you and hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My group and I were looking forward in staying in the cozy Surf Motel and Gardens. Specially for the fact that they had a kitchen in the room, and we badly needed! Unfortunately because of a snowstorm, we had to make our stop earlier and didn’t make it to Surf Motel and Gardens… The manager and staff were very understanding...

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surfmotelandgardens, lr at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We are delighted all went well and thank you for your wonderful review. Thank you and hope to see you back soon.

Saint Anthony, Idaho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel was ok to stay in, not much of a room the basic room. It only had a dead bolt for the lock which bothered me a little bit. Overall the room was clean and everything worked it was just a little pricey but still ok.

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surfmotelandgardens, Front Office Manager at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We thank you and hope to see you back soon.

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found Surf Motel on Trip Advisor, and since hsb and I were planning a quick visit to Fort Bragg/Mendocino: I booked a room for Surf Motel immediately. Upon arrival, the receptionist was very friendly and processed my reservations quickly. She provided us with info for wifi, breakfast and parking. Upon entry to room, it was clean and good size room...

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surfmotelandgardens, lorena at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We are delighted that everything was just up to your needs and that your stay was accommodating for you in every way. We are a very friendly staff that make sure all our guests feel comfortable, and content at all times. We thank you for the great review and see you back soon.

Atco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A holiday getaway to the coast in 2016 led me the the Surf Motel and Gardens. Very convenient location within walking distance to a small shopping center that has a marked, subway, pizza place, and the best breakfast in town (David's).

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surfmotelandgardens, lorena at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We thank you for your stay and are grateful that everything was just right on point for you.As well as your stay with us was pleasant and all was just accommodating. We thank you and hope to see you back soon.

Topsham, Maine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were surfing motels in Ft Bragg while we looked for an apartment. Found this place and stayed for 10 days.. Pleasantly surprised. While not the newest or fanciest place in the area, still very nice, clean and very reasonably priced.. Would recommend to any one who is staying in the area. Staff and manager very friendly and accomidating. Beat...

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surfmotelandgardens, lorena at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We are delighted all went well and that your stay was comfortable for you. We are a wonderful staff that make sure all our guests feel accommodated in every way. Thank you and see you back in your next visit to the coast.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place.Friendly service and lovely chrismas lights in garden and office. Cheered us right up. Best of all for winter travel was the great heater. Works fast and is not nois. Location is good set away from road so we heard no traffic. Got a good nights sleep.

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Reviewed 16 December 2016

We stayed here for the second time. Even though it was November, there were many beautiful flowers in bloom. The whole property is tastefully designed with private garden spaces for exploring, picnicking, dog exercising in a secure fenced and grassy area, enjoying soothing water features, and even a fish cleaning station. Everything is clean, fresh looking and the staff are...

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surfmotelandgardens, LR at Surf Motel and Gardens, responded to this review

We thank you for your stay and are delighted that all was well on your second stay with us. We thank you and hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 14 December 2016

No real complaints with the stay. The service was good at check in. The grounds and location were good for me. The room was clean. The bed was so so, had those worn divots from people sleeping on the sides so couldn't sleep in the middle but it was comfortable enough. The heater was the loudest heater I've experienced and...

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We thank you for your stay with us and are delighted that your stay was comfortable. We how ever apologize for any inconvenience. We are adding new heating systems to rooms. Thanks and see you back soon.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Comfortable rooms with some ocean views, in room coffee, refrigerators, microwaves and hairdryers. Continental breakfast, beautiful gardens, free WiFi, and pet-friendly. We also have added a laundry room for our guests convenience. Close to Noyo Harbor and Skunk Train. Packages available for local attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surf Motel and Gardens

Address: 1220 S Main St, Fort Bragg, CA 95437-5311
Region: United States > California > Mendocino County > Fort Bragg
Price Range: $101 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Surf Motel and Gardens 2.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Surf Motel And Gardens Hotel Fort Bragg
Surf Hotel Fort Bragg
Surf Hotel And Gardens
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Fort Bragg
#4 Family Hotel in Fort Bragg
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“Boat parking and fish cleaning station available.”
 of 5 bubbles Wapakk, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I believe the quieter rooms are on the inside portion of the motel toward the back.”
 of 5 bubbles EdD855, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a single story room at the back of the motel that's away from the road and a short walk to the private beach.”
 of 5 bubbles ChristopherL183, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“fire pit in center of complex”
 of 5 bubbles charliemaier, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you are taking a pet, be sure to book a room with a king bed only.”
 of 5 bubbles WJ270, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
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