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Palmer, Massachusetts
Reviewed 29 July 2014

We stayed for 3 nights at this motel and although it was clean, there were some drawbacks. First, i'm 6'2" and they had full sized beds with very uncomfortable mattresses so if you're a tall person, i suggest looking elsewhere. The shower had very low water pressure and the bathroom, overall, was adequate. The AC kept turning on and off,...

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1Thank Bob S
Reviewed 19 July 2014

Location was pretty good. The room was average for your "mom and pop" beach motel. Our big complaint was no hot water in evening, and I was told that was normal according to the manager. I did not agree with that at all. If they run out of hot water maybe they need to upgrade the water heating system.The bathroom...

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1Thank Lorelei R
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 23 April 2014

I was just here last weekend I have to say it was nothing like I had expected. I needed somewhere inexpensive in that location, so after reading many negative reviews I decided I would take a chance since it was only for one night. I have to say that I was more than pleasantly surprised. It was clean and had...

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5Thank Laura M
New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed 31 October 2013

We missed the last ferry to Block Island and the more upscale motels were booked, so Scarborough Beach it was. No complaints about the price--$79. And really, no complaints--we got our $79 worth. Don't look for extras like refrigerator, coffee maker, even little plastic glasses in cellophane--ain't gonna happen. On the other hand, fast free internet. You're not going to...

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2Thank cwhig1848
Hinsdale, New Hampshire
Reviewed 27 October 2013 via mobile

I was quoted a much cheaper price for Saturday but I was charged a lot ore upon check in. Room was sub prime doors windows leaked cold air and howled all night long. I won't be back and I urge you to look around. Not worth the price for this property good feature is it is across from the beach.

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3Thank Ken R
West Springfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 October 2013

There was a moldy, nasty smell in the efficiency room. When I went to the front desk, I was handed a can of room deodorizer and told that it was because of the dampness from the ocean. I have stayed at many ocean & lake front hotels over the past 30 years and I've never experienced a smell like that....

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3Thank BethT655
Maryland
Reviewed 1 October 2013 via mobile

We stayed here during the first week of August. This was my fifth visit to the property in 20 years. Very convenient. Just across US1a from Scarborough State Beach. This is a great place for a "quiet" beach vacation. Note there are no restaurants within walking distance; however you can book one of the motel's efficiency units and eat meals...

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1Thank psm300m
Rochester, New York, United States
Reviewed 22 September 2013

If not for being across the street from the ocean, this motel wouldn't last a day! I graduated URI in 1999, and returned with my fiance, to show him my old stomping ground. WOW! The room was TINY...NO EXTRAS...and the price went from $69 to $90 per night upon booking. Not even worth the $69! The owners are ANYTHING BUT...

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2Thank liiabuck
Lyndhurst, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 11 September 2013

I'm reading the positive reviews about this place and wonder how long ago that was? This place was bad, real bad. I stayed in 2013 and last year (2012) as part of my husbands annual picnic for work... and it wasn't that great but whatever happened from 2012 to 2013 in a year... who knows. Our toilet barely worked. The...

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1Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 5 September 2013

What a Dump! Horrible service, unfriendly owners, smelly rooms, way overpriced!! My toilet kept overflowing. The owner handed me a plunger. I paid $200 a night for a vacation to plunge my own toilet?! No wonder the room smelled like urine!

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you’re looking for a secluded getaway or a family vacation, you will find the service, hospitability and charmingly appointed accommodations that you desire at Scarborough Beach Motel. Conveniently located in Narragansett, directly across from the ocean and Scarborough Beach, we offer the luxury of shopping, dining, waterfront activates and much more- all within a few miles! At Scarborough Beach Motel, we have something for guests of all ages to enjoy. With your comfort in mind, we offer individual rooms with single, double, or triple beds, as well as Efficiency rooms with the option of a pull out couch for additional sleeping. Our accommodations are non-smoking and have been recently renovated with thoughtful decorations and amenities including one complimentary parking space per room, air conditioning, cable TV, refrigerator, microwave, iron and ironing board, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. We invite you to visit our website for additional information on pricing and room reservations, then bring your friends and family to experience for yourself by Scarborough Beach Motel is everything that you expect from a vacation! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scarborough Beach Motel

Address: 901 Ocean Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882-1372
Region: United States > Rhode Island > South County > Narragansett
Price Range: ₹ 5,109 - ₹ 16,638 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 50
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“Noisy rooms due to the heating/airco unit. Have no idea which room would be less worse”
 of 5 bubbles MRoeterdink, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms in rear L-shaped building have inconvenient parking spaces”
 of 5 bubbles Mass413, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Efficiency units face the beach and sound.”
 of 5 bubbles BlueridgeCharlie, 19 May 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs or exposed view for airflow”
 of 5 bubbles ilpiccs, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We were in rm 102. Had microwave and frig. Perfect for a few day stay. Good beds pillows and towels”
 of 5 bubbles Pookeygirl, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
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