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    Sea Esta Motels I

    2306 Highway 1, 24 Houston Street, Dewey Beach, DE 19971
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Traveller (7)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Room & Suite (2)
    • Excellent6%
    • Very good8%
    • Average25%
    • Poor20%
    • Terrible41%
    “Gross ”
    4 days ago
    “Gross! Don't book ”
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Room Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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        Reviewed 23 September 2014 via mobile

        Very small bathroom with no legroom at toilet. However, the water from the shower and sink flow heavily, unrestricted by water control, so you get a good shower. The beds themselves were not bad, and I am picky about beds. The bed was firm without...More

        1  Thank SheBytheBay
        Reviewed 7 September 2014

        The worse that can be said about Sea Esta 1 is that the bathrooms are small, with the toilets cramped in the rear (pun intended). Each year the owner(s) update some element of the property (been visiting annually + for 16 years.) Latest is the...More

        2  Thank Mae-Mae65000
        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
        Atlantic View Hotel
        436 reviews
        #2 of 13 hotels in Dewey Beach
        Marina Suites
        2 reviews
        #10 of 13 hotels in Dewey Beach
        Crosswinds Motel
        269 reviews
        #11 of 27 hotels in Rehoboth Beach
        Avenue Inn & Spa
        2,101 reviews
        #1 of 27 hotels in Rehoboth Beach
        • Top amenities
        • Free Parking
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        • Free Parking
        • Room amenities
        • Air Conditioning
        • Refrigerator in room
        • Price range
        • US$79 - US$285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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        • Non-Smoking Rooms
        • Number of rooms
        • 30
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        • Location
        • United States >
        • Delaware >
        • Dewey Beach
        • Also Known As
        • Sea Esta Motels i Hotel Dewey Beach ,
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        Traveller (7)
        Pool & Beach (3)
        Room & Suite (2)
        Hotel & Grounds (5)
        Avenue Inn & Spa
        2,101 reviews
        2.10 km away
        Crosswinds Motel
        269 reviews
        2.26 km away
        Atlantic View Hotel
        436 reviews
        .18 km away
        Marina Suites
        2 reviews
        1.04 km away
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        Nearby Attractions
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        "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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        "AVOID this hotel."
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