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Viking Ocean Front Motel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Location good and very cheap.people are freindly and very old hotel.it needs renovation and pool is not clean.roomas are okay and people are always seen walking.not good for families but for bachelors its kk

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The place seems true to form. They tell you up front no check-in until 4pm. The pool (outdoor is what I saw) and rooms look clean, staff is friendly. The places seems to be busy. Beach access is right out the back.

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Rock Falls, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't get into room at 2 o'clock came back at 3. Same thing, room isn't ready, then she says check in isn't till 4. I obviously overlooked that when I was booking. 4 is really late for this hotel. Go to room and floor is gross. Stains everywhere. We then notice in the corner of the room, laying in plain...

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1Thank Mommy9305
Cosby, TN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Viking now for the past 3 times to the beach. Nothing fancy but great rates, clean rooms, and oceanfront. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Love the rooms on the bottom floor with 3 beds and kitchen. Makes a nice trip to the beach when you are on a tight budget and can cook in...

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This site stated there was an indoor pool -- there isn't an indoor pool. This site said they had wifi - they did not. Maintenance had to come several times. The door to the balcony did not work - there was 2 televisions but only one remote - there was no light bulbs in the lamps - the phone didn't...

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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

You get what you pay for. It's somewhere to lay your head at night. There was some sketchy people, always cat calling. Staff was very informal and you get charged an additional 56$ for a resort fee? What resort?

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Hotel was pretty nice. It was right on the beach had a great view of the ocean. Nice outdoor pool and indoor pool. They also had a nice outdoor baby pool. The elevator was scary and would break down so i walked to the top and down being pregnant that sucked.

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Thank Miranda R
atlantic beach, United States
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This place was terrible, we went in the room and almost walked back out, instead we tried the pool and there was broken glass in the pool so we took our kid and went back to the room. Then we looked at the stained carpets, cigarette burns, wall unit a/c the was dripping on the bed, hole in the faucet...

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2Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Viking because it was one of the most affordable places online at the time. It's kind of dirty and a old, but I never had high standards in the first place. What I regret is booking the room online because when I arrived I realized I could have just booked a hotel when I arrived at a...

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1Thank Robert G
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The desk clerk was really nice. We checked in at 2.00pm. The desk clerk could tell my husband was disabled, so she helped us get to our room early. It is inexpensive ,no frills. It has analog tv. It is right on the beach front and it has rooms large enough for families with kids, that otherwise could not afford...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Viking Ocean Front Motel

Address: 1811 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4633
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Myrtle Beach
Price Range: ₹ 3,093 - ₹ 11,857 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Viking Ocean Front Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 75
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Also Known As:
Viking Ocean Front Hotel Myrtle Beach
Hotel Viking Ocean Front
Viking Hotel Myrtle Beach
The Oceanfront Viking Motel
Hotel Style:
#94 On the Beach Hotel in Myrtle Beach
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“Don't do it!”
146ryanb, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The best view ocean front. Larger rooms on the 1st. floor.”
charlottec536, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want ocean front with a private balcony I would reserve this directly with the motel.”
Betty858, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“On the Beach. Small and inexpensive.”
chrisoanderson, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Expect to do a lot on your own.”
ChrysBuffalo_NY, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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