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Manhattan, Kansas
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

The Crescent Beach Motel is just what the positive reviews said. It is right on the beach. Yes, it is not exquisite...but who cares. If you are like us and come up the Redwood Highway, you've just experience the Redwoods and all of a sudden, right there is the Motel. In fact, we drove past it and had to turn... More 

Thank JamesRayReed
Cumming, Georgia
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204 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is an old motel, but it is well kept. We spent two nights there. Waking up to the ocean right in front of your door is breathtaking. Although it was immaculately clean, our room had a distinct odor, like it has flooded in the past. We kept the windows open, so it made the smell bearable. I would definitely... More 

Thank gawildcats
Indianapolis, Indiana
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65 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This motel is well situated, just south of downtown and on the beach. Our room did not face the ocean, but we could easily reach the beach. For a local non-chain motel, this place was very well maintained. Our room was quite large, as was the bathroom. Despite being on the main road (Calif. 101), it was very quiet. The... More 

Thank btindy
Kamloops, Canada
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25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This motel is reasonably priced, clean, has great service and is actually on the beach! During a 3-week road trip with stays at 8 different hotels/motels, this was our favorite. The rooms are classic 1950's decor for sure - nothing fancy - almost like staying in your Grandparent's spare room, but it's that plus the fact the your sliding glass... More 

Thank Candi7
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is my third time staying there. It is so nice, nothing fancy. As I said, it's right on the beach. Crescent City is a beautiful town. Ocean to the front and redwoods to the rear. Spent a week there running all around. Can't remember the name of the restaurant but it's out in the harbor. The staff at Crescent... More 

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Bedford, Indiana
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

After driving from Crater Lake to the Redwoods, we looked for a place to stay before heading up Highway 101. The room at the Crescent Beach Motel was clean, average sized with a walk-in shower. The sliding glass door lead directly to the beach. There is nothing high-end at the motel. The breakfast was minimal, the bed was average, and... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Located on the south side of town just off the 101 highway. The sliding back door leads you right out to the beach. You are able to look out your sliding glass door and see the waves from your room. The room itself was small with a very small bathroom. The bed was comfortable. There were thick towels. Heater kept... More 

Thank RockyRoo14
Portland, OR
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This hotel appears to be the only one right on the beach in Crescent City. It is clean and convenient. The deck on back of each room with chairs is a perfect way to end the day. The breakfast is just instant oatmeal packets and apples, but I really didn't expect anything else. It's enough to satisfy your early morning... More 

Thank Linda B
Cincinnati, United States
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

This is a great place to stay for a visit to the Redwood National Park. It is ocean front, and you are within a few feet from the beach. The staff is friendly, and the rooms are comfortable. The walkways outside the rooms are wooden, so it can be a bit noisy with people passing by. Rooms with a low... More 

Thank Betty G
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269 reviews
198 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The motel is on the south side of Crescent City and right on the beach. we loved our stay. amazing to be so close to the ocean and sit out on the deck. the room was nicely furnished and clean. Stayed here some eight years ago and the motel has been nicely updated since then. We were recommended by the... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you get any closer to the beach than from Crescent Beach Motel rooms, your blankets would get wet! Beachfront lodging is what we offer. In pure comfort, you can go to sleep to the sound of crashing waves (or shut them out if you prefer) and wake to see the beachfront without lifting your head from pillow. Open the sliding glass door and smell the fresh ocean salt air. It's a dream come true - Oceanfront lodging- at a price you can afford! There is nothing to spoil your ocean front view from our rooms. No high rise buildings or fast food signs -- just miles of open beachfront - totally unspoiled. Enjoy walks on the beach, whale watching, kite flying, or just lounging on the deck watching the ocean. When you want something more, just a few miles away there are tide pools and ancient, tall Redwoods in Stout Grove. Experience beachfront lodging at the Crescent Beach Motel - the ONLY motel on the beach! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crescent Beach Motel

Address: 1455 Redwood Hwy. S. (U.S. 101), Crescent City, CA
Region: United States > California > Crescent City
Price Range: RM362 - RM362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
Also Known As:
Crescent Beach Hotel Crescent City
Crescent City Beach Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Crescent City
#3 Family Hotel in Crescent City
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“ask for ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles 391maureeno, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bring a small cooler if you stay more than one day as there is no fridge.”
 of 5 bubbles jerben22, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room #10 was great.. Lower numbered rooms have two doors and seem bigger.”
  • view of beach looking south to Redwood National Park
 of 5 bubbles USACityPlanner, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Pick an ocean facing room.”
 of 5 bubbles gawildcats, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the west face the ocean but cost more.”
 of 5 bubbles btindy, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
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