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Moonlight Beach Motel

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  • Excellent62%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Sudden change of plans due to weather brought us to this motel last-minute to celebrate my birthday. The property sits in a residential neighborhood, a brief walk to Moonlight Beach downhill, and the main street at a slight uphill. Parking can be accessed from a...More

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Response from MoonlightBeachMotel, General Manager at Moonlight Beach MotelResponded 25 January 2018

Thanks for your nice words as well as staying with us. We look forward to having you next time!

Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

This small motel offers a clean, efficient room with balcony or patio seating facing the ocean, which is a ten minute walk away. Located in the heart of Encinitas, it’s easy walking distance to restaurants and bars. Plenty of parking; a very low key, pleasant...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

The Moonlight Beach Motel is as close as you can possibly stay to Moonlight Beach, high enough up to catch the cool breeze, and to have great views, and yet small enough to feel homey and welcoming. And Moonlight Beach itself is voted the best...More

1  Thank invertpaleo
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We stayed here two years ago in room 108, which was supposed to be, according to the then manager, the 'prototype" for updating this older motel. Can't say exactly what happen to the updates in this room or the others. It still had the same...More

1  Thank Russell A
Reviewed 10 August 2017

You can park you car at this motel and walk to the beach I love a kitchenette, save on eating out Local food is good, hipster coffee and boutiques Feels like the South of France The Moonlight has some boogie boards and Beach chairs to...More

1  Thank KimShermanOaks
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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
Details
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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Pool & Beach (20)
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perch59
24 January 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
18 April 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
14 January 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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