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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Who know Tacoma was sold out.. we arrived late.. and became desperate for accommodation.. Check in staff absolutely lovely!! Professional and funny.. But the room lacked all the necessities we need for a good nights sleep..Really enjoyed the staff and thank-you for having us, but would not stay again.. and we paid A LOT for the room.. hence the title... More 

Thank oznola26
Navarre, Florida
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25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Sadly this Motel is not a motel for family. More of a party motel. Let me start off with the good things about this hotel. Front desk was really nice and helpful with some concerns I had. The outside of the building is well lite and it's nice to know that the police station is right around the corner. Now... More 

Thank Jessica R

Travellers are raving about these Fife hotels

1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

Cigarette burns on bathtub rim, filthy aircondition unit, filthy around the burners on the stove, holes in the stained towels...half the electric plug-ins don't work....free wifi...right! So weak I couldn't open any browser....all this for $75....never again....definitely no sunshine at the sunshine motel!!!!!!

3 Thank Faye G
Seattle, Washington
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2014 via mobile

All Washington Hotels & Motels? But, here Maids, or Workers who stay here & those stay with their children are spying in your room whether through holes in doors & windows they are constantly watching & guests who stay up & eat, drink, or watching movies they are there watching with and or without parents supervision..

8 Thank timalan2000
Tallahassee, Florida
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2013

I echo the low ratings of the other reviewers. I will NEVER stay here again. The room was filthy- yellow stains of the "clean" towels, towels were threadbare and small, threadbare sheets with holes, sticky crud all over the air conditioner, broken fixtures, heavily stained chair, odd odor, and disgusting floors. We wouldn't even walk on the carpet. Instead we... More 

3 Thank Kat S
Tacoma, Washington
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2012 via mobile

you have to check the room within 10 minutes of arrival otherwise there's no refund. the reason for this is you get your stuff in your 10 minutes is up by the time you check over the room and you realize that roaches would not live there. I pulled on the blanket on 1 of the beds and there was... More 

2 Thank SheilaShine99
Spokane, Washington
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2012

First of all (I looked at the website after out stay) their website, www.sunshinemotelfife.com is a complete farce. They advertise as some fancy, clean, "tropical" motel next to the ocean. HA, not even close. Aside from finding a tightly rolled up piece of paper with white powdery substance around it on the floor, the people who were around us, were... More 

6 Thank Jake W
Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2009

Good value for price. I was just passing through and need a place for the night, this was a great location and convenient. Clean rooms and quiet.

3 Thank csherman583
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 July 2006

This place does not deserve 2 stars, much less 3. There was no deadbolt, or chain lock on my room, I had to push furniture in front of the door to feel comfortable. Some of the people standing outside of their rooms were pretty creepy. The carpet and tub were stained, the room reeked of bad air freshener. At least... More 

6 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 30 April 2006

I reserved a room at the Sunshine Motel in Fife,WA based on a 3-star rating from ------- It should have been a 1/2 star. There were no hangers, threadbare sheets, black hairs all over the very thin blanket, only 1 of the 6 vanity lights worked, hot water was luke warm, and the door moulding holding the safety latch wasn't... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Sunshine Motel

Address: 3801 Pacific Hwy E, Fife, WA 98424-1133
Region: United States > Washington > Fife
Price Range: $87 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Sunshine Motel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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