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Moonlight Beach Motel

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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Reviewed March 24, 2017

This is a well maintained older (60s?) motel in a great location—just a block from the beach. Rooms are clean and well furnished, and the staff is competent and helpful. Our room (and all rooms, I think) included a full kitchen. However, it was rather...More

2  Thank David D
Reviewed March 14, 2017

This motel is in an excellent location - walk to town and beach. Love staying here and this is my go-to when in Encinitas. Motel is older but the managers have always cared to make my stay great. Rooms all have a kitchenette and separate...More

5  Thank jlwebb2016
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

Nice motel with a great view ; 2 min walk from the beach. I stayed there for 7 nights in November. Was great really! Good value for money. I booked a room on top floor, so I had a lovely view on the sea. During...More

5  Thank Murielle P
Reviewed January 9, 2017

It's pretty simple, really. This is a classic 60s motel, spotlessly kept, that offers great prices and an unbeatable location a block from the beach and close to main street Encinitas. The rooms are spacious. One of our rooms was large, with two beds and...More

3  Thank WestLAFamily
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Ended our profile Desert Trip in sunny Encinitas. We parked the van when we arrived and didn't have to drive at all for four days! Walking distance to excellent food & drink. Fabulous Boutiques and Salons on 101. Check out happy hour. Beautiful clean Beach....More

3  Thank Lisa M
Response from MoonlightBeachMotel, Manager at Moonlight Beach MotelResponded November 30, 2016

Dear Lisa M, Thank you for endorsing all the fun things that make The Moonlight Beach Motel and Encinitas have have to offer for visitors. We look forward to your return ... cheers geo & deb

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$80 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$80 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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perch59
January 23, 2018|
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Response from invertpaleo | Reviewed this property |
Yes, definitely call the Motel directly and ask them. There is also a weekly rate, which is discounted, if you are going to stay that long.
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Edward H
April 17, 2017|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
Our unit, which didn't have a separate bedroom (i.e., it was a studio-type layout) had the TV in the room with the beds.
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Gina S
January 13, 2017|
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Between $170 and $190
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"Lowest floor for families, upper floors for ocean view"
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"Top floors have ocean view but steps, lower is better w/o any steps"
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"308 is on the top floor Ocean view Good for a couple, if you have kids they have a bedroom option."
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"Get the 3rd floor room. The view is nice to wake up to."
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