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Boca Raton
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like everyone else says, it has mold, smells like mold, etc. But I really didn't find it worse than any other seaside cheap motel I've been to. You'd smell it as soon as you enter the room and then that was really it. Maybe some rooms are worse than others. Don't know what people are expecting for a beach side... More 

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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped because I was so exhausted. The whole building had mold on the exterior walls and walk ways. The room I stayed a very short time in was moldy,clammy, and filthy. But at 2am I didn't have much choice. I woke up an hour later, I couldn't breath, had a horrible sore throat, and a headache The decorative pillows... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I'm not sure they have cleaned the hotel in several years. Our bathroom had empty Shampoo and Conditioner bottles, the towels looked dirty, and there was mold. All the staff was rude and seemed not to care. This place is horrible...do not waste your money.

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Thank Lindsay W
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

It looks like the owners started to renovate and then just gave up. There's nice granite and new headboards and window treatments and the bathroom fixtures look pretty new. They also painted the walls. But the area rug is filthy, the towels and bed linens are gray, there are holes in the blankets and the room smells musty. It wouldn't... More 

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Berlin, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We spent one night here in between Charleston and Myrtle Beach. The rooftop pool was small and littered with a bit of trash. The room was a bit dirty and door had to be slammed to shut. Tanya at the desk was very pleasant and breakfast was good. Right on the ocean so that was nice. Great sunrise view. Was... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Spent the weekend here and while it was beach side that is about all I can say on the positive side. Rooms smell of mold and mildew, only 4 rooms face the ocean and the failing AC gave up at 3 am. Attendant at front desk was unfazed and could care less.

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Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The only think I could find renovated at this place was the coffee maker. Room stunk, the area rug was filthy, towels are gray and the sheets feel dirty (obviously they don't use bleach...at all), the bedspread 😫, I looked over and there's a huge palmetto bug running across the wall. The shower has moldy spots in it, there are... More 

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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Best things I can say about this hotel is the front desk is welcoming, there is plenty of parking, and it's right on the beach. They charge to park per day and it's just a short walk across the street. Rooms are OK. Ours was a bit dirty with trash behind the seat and some mysterious substance on the bed... More 

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1 Thank Mark E
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

BEDBUGS!!!!! They write the hotel is newly renovated. It is not!!! Run away from this hotel as far aus you can. The rooms were dirty and smelled and clearly had bedbugs that bit us!! The blankets were dirty and the towels were old. It was the worst stay at a hotel we ever had.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

What a fabulous view of and access to the ocean from the Seaside Inn. Its name says it all - it is Sea Side. Just a short boardwalk, then over the dune and you are on the beach. Great Oceanside deck for relaxing, eating breakfast, watching the sunrise. Quaint shops on both sides of the street, lots of restaurant choices.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Seaside Inn

Address: 1004 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2223
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Isle of Palms
Price Range: RM431 - RM1,054 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Seaside Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Seaside Hotel Isle Of Palms
Seaside Inn Isle Of Palms
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“First floor (above the parking area) has easy access to the breakfast room and to the back deck.”
 of 5 bubbles llmg2015, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the second and third floors are desirable for ocean views.”
 of 5 bubbles HiltonDiamond1, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“204 was only next to one other room, so it was VERY quiet :)”
 of 5 bubbles taylorraem, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Book directly with the hotel, and request Oceanfront. We were on the 3rd floor and did not experience any of the noise issues listed.”
 of 5 bubbles 680frederickc, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“Get one of the 6 oceanfront rooms or you will be facing a building. Preferably the 2nd or 3rd floor since the 1st floor balcony is public.”
 of 5 bubbles 288angiev, 30 May 2016 | Read review
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