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Manchester, New Hampshire
Reviewed 8 October 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed here when in town for a wedding. We stayed in the Fish Fantasy room. Rates were reasonable, check in was easy. The room was a bit small, but very clean & cute, just don't expect luxury. I will note, the bed was wonderfully comfortable and I slept extremely well. The weather was warm so we...

3Thank evegen
Covina, CA
Reviewed 15 September 2013

My wife and I wanted to get out of town and head up to either Solvang or Paso for our 21st anniversary. I had been off work for 7 months so we wanted to do this on a budget. Solvang was booked due to one of many festivals they have and We couldn't find anything reasonable in Paso. I had...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 8 September 2013

Checked into this delightful motel and it is apparent that the owners have an artistic flair with the attention they put into little details. Our room.....Tea for Two was adorable with even a teapot nightlight. Cozy, quiet and super clean, I would recommend to anyone that needs a place to stay in Cayucos.

Thank Marge J
Bellflower, CA
Reviewed 4 September 2013

It was great to be "home again"! We love Cayucos and consider it our second home. When we unexpectedly found out we had a few free days we immediately decided to come to up. Rick and Rebecca were awesome, as always, and helped our daughter surprise us by paying for our two night stay as an anniversary present. We were...

1Thank Ken-Sue
Fresno, California
Reviewed 1 September 2013

We had planned a last minute trip to the coast and decided to go back to Cayucos after frequenting Pismo for years. We used Google Maps to take a virtual walk down the street to check out hotels and came across Seaside. I have never felt so relaxed on a vacation. I was handed a REAL KEY...not a card, didn't...

Thank Omadus
Reviewed 31 August 2013

Booked it for 1 night but stayed 2!! Great owners who basically built this place from the ground up. Great gardens. Great rooms. Perfect size for 2. If you want or need a Jacuzzi or a place that provides breakfast, then keep looking. But if simple, cute, and clean work for you, then this is it at a very reasonable...

Thank Pete B
Lindfield, West Sussex
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Stayed for two nights on our way up Highway 1. Cayucos is a quiet seaside town and provided us with a welcome break by the sea in the middle of an action-packed road trip. As others have indicated the rooms are quirkily decorated, each with its own theme. We were in room 10, full of sunflowers. The room was spotlessly...

Thank jacquiann
Reviewed 16 August 2013

We researched the Seaside Hotel a lot and it is exactly as most reviews state. Property is well managed by husband and wife owners. Key highlights are fun, decorative rooms each with unique decorations. The garden is lovely and quiet. Rooms are on the smaller side so keep this in mind but in-line for property of this age and build....

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Emporia, Kansas
Reviewed 3 August 2013

We stayed at the Seaside Motel in Cayucos on our way from Lake Tahoe to LA. It was a wonderful place to stop after driving down the coast highway. Each room is individually decorated. We stayed in a room decorated with trees and birdhouses which was very cute. The flowers and gardens surrounding the motel were lovely and very well...

Thank nanccEmporia_Kansas
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 31 July 2013 via mobile

The proprietors of this hotel (33 years) have created a little spot of seaside heaven that is a very appealing alternative to motels. Their rooms feature individual themes like "The birdhouse suite" with a hand painted tree and relief birdhouses adorning the walls.

Thank Scott M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Half way between San Francisco and Los Angeles, and just a stroll away from the sand and beach, the Seaside is a home away from home! Each charming room is unique in decor, all sprinkled with gifts from their ever-loving customers. The back garden patio can be found softly buzzing with wine sippers, book readers and chit-chats! Summer rates range from $110 - $180 Winter rates range from $80 - $110 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seaside Motel

Address: 42 S Ocean Ave, Cayucos, CA 93430-1640
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cayucos
Price Range: $127 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Seaside Motel Cayucos
Seaside Hotel Cayucos
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Cayucos
#1 Family Hotel in Cayucos
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Glendale, CA, USA
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