We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Pelican By The Sea Motel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Professional photos
Pelican By The Sea Motel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

30 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 28: English reviews
New Jersey, USA
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I can't tell you the last time that an owner of lodging place put so much effort into being friendly to me. This is a tidy, basic beach motel. What distinguishes it is Sam -- the owner/proprietor, who is very personable. This property is very small, but you can tell Sam has maintained it with loving care. To be honest,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank formershrink
Pompano Beach, Florida
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is my second review of this property and the motivation of writing another one remains the same. I probably know "The Pelican by the Sea" better than any other guest as it has been my intermittent homebase for more than 2 years now. For those who have followed my other posts will know that my profession as a commercial...

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank mytravels2011
Verona Ky.
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We made this reservation because we needed a one night stay before we went to our intended location the following day. The rate was very fair, and the reviews on Trip Advisor were all good. I can only add to those. When I pulled up, Sam (the owner/manager) came out of his office to meet me, and called me by...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank DPS0218
Altamonte Springs, Florida
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Come see Sam! The owner/manager of the property made me feel welcome the moment I pulled into a parking spot...he met me at the car, got things situated with paperwork, then gave me a tour of my room and his small but well cared for property. Room 2 has recently been finished and has some great touches from the remodel,...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank carie o
Halethorpe, Maryland
Reviewed 17 June 2016

.It you want to stay in a place where you are treated like family this is the place to stay. The hospitality is superb. The rooms are beautifully decorated. The pool is heated to the perfect temperature and the scenery area this Motel makes you feel like you are on a Tropical Island. I highly recommend everyone going to Ft....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank tebrewer3
Ormond Beach, Florida
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Our room, number 4, was just redone, clean and comfy. Has a little kitchenette stocked for preparing something simple, no breakfast buffet or anything. there is coffee for you free, Owner is sweet and helpful. On the beachside, but not directly on the ocean, on a little side street. For the money, a great value Not a big place,or a...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank michele v
Miami Gardens
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

All i can say is thank you to Mr. Sam (Manager) Your customer service skills was everything i expected and then some. Thank you for the warm welcome. Room #4 was perfect Thank you for an amazing staycation at your motel Pelican By The Sea So, for everyone that is reading this review you have to go check out this...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank David R
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Pelican by the sea motel in Pompano Beach, FL looked great online, so I took a chance and it was well worth it! Sam runs the family business. He was so polite, kind and willing to help right away. I was there for 6 days and he was there every day. The room I had was a queen efficiency. It...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank AngieD1069
Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We stayed 2 nights here during Pompano Seafood Festival. Location was excellent! Just a short walk to the beach, less than a mile to the festival so we could ride our bikes and save money on parking! Sam let us keep our car there even after check out until we left after the festival on Sunday evening. Sam let us...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Cholly472965
Punta Gorda, Florida
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I traveled to the Pompano beach area and we're looking for a one night stay . When looking at the reviews, I look for clean and comfortable. This little motel fits the bill . The manager Sam was there to greet us and show us our accommodation and how everything in the room operated . The beds...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Judy K

8 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (7)
Viewed
Other (7)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Pompano Beach hotels
1.5 km away
Ebb Tide Oceanfront Resort in Pompano Beach, Florida
0.7 km away
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa
1.0 km away
La Costa Beach Club Resort
La Costa Beach Club Resort
#13 of 36 in Pompano Beach
159 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.7 km away
Coral Tides Resort and Beach Club
Coral Tides Resort and Beach Clu...
#24 of 36 in Pompano Beach
50 reviews
2.3 km away
Beachcomber Resort and Villas
Beachcomber Resort and Villas
#2 of 36 in Pompano Beach
1,251 reviews
0.4 km away
Sea Horse Motel
Sea Horse Motel
#4 of 36 in Pompano Beach
184 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Pelican By The Sea Motel is located in Pompano Beach, just steps from beautiful Atlantic beaches and breathtaking sunrises. We feature 2 apartments and 12 efficiencies with complete kitchens, gas grill, cookware and all the amenities of home. Forget something?... Need something?.. Relax! We'll get it for you. Our goal is to ensure your wonderful stay. Our home is your home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican By The Sea Motel

Address: 3209 NE 7 Street, Pompano Beach, FL 33062 (Formerly Whispering Sands Motel)
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Pompano Beach
Price Range: $170 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Pelican By The Sea Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Agoda, Priceline and Hotels.com so you can book your Pelican By The Sea Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Pompano Beach
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Pelican By The Sea Motel staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Pelican By The Sea Motel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“We are in room 4. I have a feeling they are not all the same, but I would be willing to bet they are all good.”
 of 5 bubbles DPS0218, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great. #6 is my personal favorite”
 of 5 bubbles tebrewer3, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Stay here if your focus is the pool and beach.”
 of 5 bubbles kidneymd, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you are on the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles MTClarity, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Stay away until you see more reviews of this place”
 of 5 bubbles P75TAsusanb, 30 Dec 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay