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City Center Motel

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So me and my family have been come back here for for years and will continue to do so!! The rates are very fare for the location and quality of the rooms! I also send any friends that come to the beach to stay here!

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_GeneralManager503_, General Manager at City Center Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! I am happy to hear that you had the most wonderful trip while staying here with us, We truly do value our guest, and we do our best to make sure you have a unique experience. I will definitely pass on your kudos to the team! Again, thank your for this WONDERFUL review, "We'd...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Years ago I stayed in in the City Center When we entered the room, I was pleasantly surprised. It was clean and comfortable. We even had a kitchenette. The bathroom was very large and the shower was pretty. Our beds were very comfortable with warm blankets and great heating. Overall, we enjoyed our stay and got lots of sleep. I...

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_GeneralManager503_, General Manager at City Center Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review! I am happy to hear we met, and exceeded your expectations. I will definitely pass on your kudos to the staff. Thank you once again to taking the time to write us this AWESOME review, "We'd love to host you again! Next time book direct to save and for our lowest rates online at...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quaint hotel in the heart of Seaside -- Hot showers, good beds!! Carmen Miranda did an excellent job with service and making sure our stay was exceptional. She greeted us warmly and made sure our stay was comfortable.

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_GeneralManager503_, General Manager at City Center Motel, responded to this review

Our staff works hard to make sure our guest feels welcomed and relaxed and thank you for your comments. I appreciate you choosing us, "We'd love to host you again! Next time book direct to save and for our lowest rates online at citycenterseaside.com use code: TRIPAD"

Abbotsford, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time staying here. I chose this place mostly for price and location. The only issues I have had both times is the pool. It's green water and very strong clorine smell in not inviting. Both times it got shut down due to "emergency" The rooms are clean the beds are comfortable

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_GeneralManager503_, General Manager at City Center Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. I am sorry we have fell short on your stay, our pool is very little, when there are lots of people in the pool, we have to close it down to make sure the chemicals are correct and the PH, this is for yours and everyone's safety, I am sorry again....

Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stay at the City Center Motel because its our tradition. We happened upon an available room after we got engaged back in 2009 and ever since then we try to stay at this motel if we are in Seaside. I like it because the price is affordable for the proximity to the ocean, the rooms are clean, and the...

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_GeneralManager503_, General Manager at City Center Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a FANTASTIC review! I am very happy to hear that this is your second time staying here with us, and that you will be back many times! Its true what our quote says "Arrive as strangers, leave as friends" We look forward to seeing you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lacie, Carmen and Maddie(my nickname for the housekeeper) made us feel like family. They took a interest that we were taken care of in every aspect. I had 7 grand kids with me and our room fit everyone perfect (we had the family suite). The kids loved the pool, being able to walk to town, and able to swim til...

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_GeneralManager503_, General Manager at City Center Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Karen for the awesome review!!! I am happy to see you keep coming back year after year. We hope to see you sooner then later. I will show the team your review, thank you again for the kudos!! See you soon.

Beaverton, Oregon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cute motel and perfect location near beach and the turnaround. Office staff was amazing, they were all so nice and helpful and made sure we had everything we needed. I think they went above and beyond compared to some places ive stayed. We stayed in a King room, bed was comfortable and the room itself was clean and set up...

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_GeneralManager503_, General Manager at City Center Motel, responded to this review

It's always a pleasure to respond to such AMAZING reviews! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am happy to hear we met your expectations and that you had an enjoyable stay with us. Again, thank you for your wonderful review and we look forward to you next visit.

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A very basic and nice motel with great service. We stayed in a king room, which was comfortable and clean. Perfect location as it is a block away from Broadway where all the bars/arcade/restaurants are and a block and a half from the coast. There wasn't any reason to drive in Seaside with this location. Parking lot was a bit...

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_GeneralManager503_, General Manager at City Center Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this nice review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Glad to hear you enjoyed the amenities we had to offer. It is our intention to make you feel right at home, even though you are away from home. I appreciate you taking the time to write...

Reviewed 19 March 2017

It was my first time ever to the Oregon coast. The prices at this place fit my budget perfectly so I stayed here for a night. The lady behind the counter, I think she said her name was Carmen, was so very sweet. The room was clean, warm, and the bed was very comfortable. The bathroom was HUGE! The only...

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_GeneralManager503_, General Manager at City Center Motel, responded to this review

It's always a pleasure to respond to such AMAZING reviews! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am happy to hear we met your expectations and that you had an enjoyable stay with us. Again, thank you for your wonderful review and we look forward to you next visit

Reviewed 19 March 2017

staff is great. when i arrived to room it looked like my own little oasis. when i opened the door it looked just like my home away from home. beds were comfy and great central walking distance from prominade over all a great place to stay Somthing to consider: another chair in room, and an over hang for the porch...

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_GeneralManager503_, General Manager at City Center Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this nice review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Glad to hear you enjoyed the amenities we had to offer. It is our intention to make you feel right at home, even though you are away from home. I appreciate you taking the time to write...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally Located, Historic Motel Offers Clean, Cozy Rooms For Basic Lodging Needs. At the City Center Motel in Seaside, Oregon you'll find clean, comfortable, and conveniently located rooms. The City Center Motel's economy sized hotel rooms provide budget-conscious rates so you can relax and be comfortable during your stay. Our hotel rooms offer excellent value and many amenities including free high speed wireless internet, non- smoking rooms, pet friendly rooms, and access to our indoor heated pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Center Motel

Address: 250 1st Ave, Seaside, OR 97138-5906
Region: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Seaside
Price Range: $81 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — City Center Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 52
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City Hotel Seaside
City Center Motel Seaside, Oregon
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#5 Green Hotel in Seaside
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“Room 234 backs up to the laundry room, so do not book this room if you are sensitive to sound”
abigaildsoto, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“love the fact i was able to park at the entrace to the room”
140kipw, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“most all rooms are at one level and about the same view and noise level.”
jvbing, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The fridge and microwave are helpful.”
AprilW767, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Add air conditioning please”
vickir955, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
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