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The Whaler

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  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“third floor”(44 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Just "discovered" this motel on my last trip to Newport, OR a couple of weeks ago. Man what a find! Extremely reasonably priced for a motel where every single room is facing the famous Nye Beach. Beach access is literally right across the road! Beautiful,...More

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Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Asssistant Front Desk Manger at The WhalerResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review! I am delighted that you "discovered" us and enjoyed our accommodations while exploring Nye Beach. Thank you for your nice recommendation and we certainly look forward to seeing you the next time you...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

We always love the staff at the whaler. It has a nice balcony which is smoke free. Smoke cannot drift onto one's balcony as it does in other hotel balconies. The view is perfect. Although the rooms are very clean, the nice carpets are getting...More

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Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Assistant Front Desk Manager at The WhalerResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for the nice review! Our staff thanks you for your appreciation! I am glad that you enjoyed the perfect view from the balcony and the clean room. We will definitely be addressing the carpet. Thank you for staying with us and we look...More

Reviewed 25 September 2017

On our way up the coast on a motorcycle trip we stopped in here for the night, the Ocean view from the balcony is unreal, the weather was on the cooler side and rainy, but the ocean was a real treat to look over while...More

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Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Assistant Front Desk Manager at The WhalerResponded 28 September 2017

Thank you for sharing your great review! It is wonderful that you enjoyed the ocean view, clean room and pool. We hope to see you again the next time you visit Newport! Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Front Desk Manager.

Reviewed 13 September 2017

The wife and I wanted to sneak out to the coast for a 'quiet' weekend (this will be an important part of the story to follow...the need for quiet), and didn't want to pay ridiculous summer rates for what everyone else was still charging, a...More

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Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Assistant Front Desk Manager at The WhalerResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We appreciate your feedback and thank you for staying with us. Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Front Desk Manager.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

We stay here every time we visit Newport and for good reason. The rooms are spacious and clean, the beds have extremely comfortable pillow top mattresses and the view of the ocean is great. You can also hear the ocean at night. It is also...More

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Response from Jennifer_Roberts265, Assistant Front Desk Manager at The WhalerResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you for the fantastic review! It is great to hear that you love staying with us! We certainly appreciate that you keep returning to visit us and we look forward to seeing you again. Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Front Desk Manager.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$97 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Newport
#8 Romantic Hotel in Newport
#8 Family Hotel in Newport
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$97 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Newport
#8 Romantic Hotel in Newport
#8 Family Hotel in Newport
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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lisakaye222
19 July 2017|
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
You can enjoy the ocean from the room. We opened the seaside sliding doors immediately to take in the breeze. It had rained before we got there so the air was fresh and cool and as night came on you could hear the sea.
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marlajs2015
26 September 2015|
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Response from 132altas | Reviewed this property |
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"Third floor is a bit more expensive but offers clearest views. An elevator is provided."
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"2nd & 3rd floor on the beach side, great views of the sunset"
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"all rooms face the seaview & sunsets, higher up for a better view"
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"A room with a balcony is perfect."
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