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Atomic Motel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Napa, CA
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Have stayed at the motel (formally lamplighter) on numerous visits to Astoria. Have been following the progress of the new retro designs and are so excited to get back and see it in person. Always enjoy the friendly staff and great location. Definitely worth checking out!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

An amazing 5-night stay at Atomic Motel. Rooms were really clean and wifi was fast. Breakfast of fresh bakery items and coffee. Also, the homemade chowder and chilli in the evenings, made by Barbara, was fantastic and greatly appreciated. But, above all this, the helpful and friendly staff really made this stay special! Dan and Barbara are great hosts and...

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3Thank bhhtf
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Fun atmosphere. Has a 50's vibe. Great service and great price! Had chowder and coffee when we checked in in the evening and pastries and coffee at checkout. Room was nice and very comfortable and clean. Great location in Astoria. Would definitely like to stay again!

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2Thank TK R
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Very fun motel, awesome service and donuts and coffee at checkout. A hip 50's ratpack theme and close walking distance to stores and activities. We will definitely come back hen visiting Astoria. Room was very clean, bed was comfortable and had a microwave and mini fridge

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seaside, United States
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I LOVE mid-century modern. The real not the fakey. This has both in a good mix. Adorable rooms with the old mixed with the necessary new( no one wants a shower curtain from the 50's ) . The rooms are small and very adequate. The beds were comfortable. They allow dogs in some rooms which was what we needed. The...

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1Thank Matt D
Atlanta
Reviewed 3 November 2016

... we knew we were on the right track when we requested a room on the main floor and got #101 .... since we are driving down the coast on Hwy #1 and #101 it was a sign! Small, quaint, didn't hear a sound even on a busy street. Friendly staff, we would stay again!!

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3Thank MazTom
Astoria, Oregon
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We stayed in this hotel one year ago before the renovation. We had a great time then too, but the hotel really looks beautiful now. Such a fun and interesting space. Lots of different people. Definitely one of Astoria's treasures! Thanks to everyone there for such a fun time.

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1Thank Dean D
Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

From the moment we walked into the reception area this motel made me smile. Everything is fun and really well done. Dean made us feel welcome and gave us great information on the town. The rooms are beautifully retro styled but up to date, clean and comfortable. Free bikes are available so you can cycle along the river walk to...

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3Thank ageing-hippie
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My wife and I can honestly say this is one of the best value motels we have stayed at. New ownership took over in June and you can see some of the old warts, but they have done a great job of updating and cleaning up the building. Fantastic, enthusiastic service Clean and comfortable Low rate Excellent dinner and drinks...

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2Thank Josh H
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The Atomic is a great place that has a unique vibe. It's a basic road side, old school motel. I stayed in room 206 and found a really clean and comfortable room. Wi-fi worked great. Bed was sleep inducing with good pillows. Shower had good pressure and plenty of hot water. Windows can be opened, always a good thing, but...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Atomic Motel

Address: 131 W. Marine Drive, Astoria, OR (Formerly Lamplighter Motel)
Region: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Astoria
Price Range: $97 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Atomic Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Lamplighter Hotel Astoria
Atomic Motel Astoria, Oregon
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Dallas, Oregon
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“Ground floor would be more convenient for seniors”
690DerekT690, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Second floor is great as it has a high wooden ceiling :)”
Bctraveler2017, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“reserve early if its summer”
LeighE_11, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“.. within walking distance of Pig'N Pancake!”
MazTom, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get there early for a parking spot!”
LisaRasmussen4u, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
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