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Sea Shell Motel

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Everett, PA
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We have been coming to this hotel for over 20 years. It is a quaint little motel that is always clean and friendly. The one room efficiency's are great for having your own food in your room, and cooking some meals. They have an outside screened in kitchen that is awesome w/ everything you need. The pool is a nice...

1Thank princessmitzi24
Ellicott City, Maryland
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

This place is like stepping back in time. It is spotlessly clean inside snd out and has a nice outdoor pool. Also an easy walk to downtown. Very quiet location and hospitable owners. Room rates are a bargain. Stay here for great value at the beach.

1Thank bankman2015
Collingswood, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 23 June 2015

I love little places like this. Absolutely not a luxury spot, but quaint and CLEAN! th people at the desk were very friendly and ready to help with questions as it was my first trip to Chincoteague. They recommended the trolley tour and it was very informative and filled with the history stuff I love. It was quiet and an...

2Thank Denise L
Ithaca, New York
Reviewed 1 June 2015

I much prefer small motels to large hotels, and this one is now one of my favorites. Friendly owners, nice pool, comfy and cozy room, good location, easy check in and out, and most importantly, SPOTLESSLY CLEAN!! Chincoteague Island is a very sweet, very little town, but it has quite a few large chain hotels to choose from ~ I...

3Thank nytonj
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

We are glad we chose this little motel as opposed to a chain motel because it has character. Our room has everything we need. It is not fancy, but it is clean, and the beds are comfortable. The amenities are adequate; no shampoo, small cakes of soap. There is a fridge and a coffee maker, and a room air conditioner....

1Thank Enjah
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

I have my standards! Accommodations must be clean comfortable and quiet! The Sea Shell was this & more! William greeted us with a warm smile and perfect dining recondition. The room was completely updated, clean, comfortable beds & bath. The efficiency was well supplied with everything you'd need to eat in. We are already planning our next visit.dint overlook this...

2Thank 52amy
Paris, France
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I stopped there 2 days during a tour of Virginia this summer. I looked for something different from the standard types of motels/hotels you find everywhere. And I found here what I looked for. Deliciously oldish style, but nevertheless nice rooms. You could take a chair and seat outside your door, or go to wooden tables a bit further under...

3Thank Knar-NP
Benton, Mississippi
Reviewed 1 October 2014

This was our first stay at this motel and had a pleasant surprise with our stay. First off, Chris the owner of the motel was very nice and easy to talk to. The motels exterior is well taken care of and the grounds were very clean and well take care of. We stayed in the efficiency room which had a...

1Thank yaz1946
Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Great value, off-season getaway. Freshly updated, clean efficiencies. Located off the main drag to the beach, Maddox Blvd., this motel is in a more peaceful location and is walking distance to Main Street where Sugarbakers is a must for a morning pastry. Stayed here twice and will be back.

1Thank Sian M
Reviewed 14 September 2014

The Sea Shell Motel is a family owned motel with the expected decades-old decor and other unexpected delights. The staff is very friendly, everything is super clean and there are plenty of extras including a good-size pool and a lush lawn with picnic tables, a grill and plenty of space for games and children to play. We had a standard...

1Thank EmOnTheGo

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located, yet removed from traffic noise, we are just one block from town and are close to shopping and eateries. We offer a variety of accommodations including modern motel rooms, efficiencies, suites and cottages/houses. A summer kitchen, picnic tables, barbeques, shade trees and flowers everywhere combined with moderate rates makes us one of the most popular motels on the island. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Shell Motel

Address: 3720 Willow St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2437
Region: United States > Virginia > Chincoteague Island
Number of rooms: 40
Also Known As:
Sea Shell Hotel Chincoteague Island
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“Some availability of kitchenettes. Bring your own hairdryer. They aren't provided.”
E371SHsheilas, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The efficiency rooms were spacious enough and had two tables with chairs, one for dining and one for playing cards. It was great.”
cjfein, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you smoke or like to enjoy the porch-like atmosphere I would recommend the bottom floor”
nikkib876, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Remember to ask for 1st floor if any disabilities, no elevator.”
605kathyo, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are quiet and face the courtyard.”
LaurieBond, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
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