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    Sea Oats Motel

    3420 Scenic Highway 98, Destin, FL 32541-4725
    (850) 845-0865
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    Traveller (175)
    Room & Suite (64)
    Pool & Beach (38)
    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good32%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 280 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Quaint no frills hotel in Destin! Beach front,peaceful. It was what I expected from previous reviews. Great value, I would definitely return to Sea Oats and I recommend this hotel. Very friendly staff, clean basic rooms.

    Thank Deb P
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    Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

    Sea Oats Motel and Rentals are #1 in my book. This is our 2nd time to stay here and the staff is great! Right on the beach. Motel rooms were clean. Full kitchen. Comfortable beds. We stayed in one of the Cabana houses and it...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    This is the 2nd time we've stayed at a Sea Oats property and the experiences were very similar. The properties are filthy. I just can't think of a nicer way to say it. See pics. They seem to be older props but old doesn't have...More

    2  Thank PattyM63
    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    Stayed in an apartment at the Sea Oats Motel... Was very nice an enjoyable... Room clean and spacious. View was very nice from balcony ...The motel employees were very nice and hopeful....Beach was nice and clean

    Thank tebinc67
    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    Stay away--no room service--if you want fresh towels or toliet paper you have to go to office and ask for them--poor lighting on steps to beach at nite. very dangerous--boss's son peddles beach umbrellas and chairs on beach and runs up and down beach all...More

    1  Thank Phill S
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$119 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Destin
    • #11 Family Hotel in Destin
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Florida Panhandle >
    • Destin
    • Also Known As
    • Sea Oats Hotel Destin
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    trich072
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from am304 | Reviewed this property |
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    Kacey P
    16 March 2017|
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    Response from am304 | Reviewed this property |
    didn't rent umbrella's. I guess you can buy your own from Walmart rather than renting. beds were fine. we had no complains and everything was much better than our expectations from a motel.
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    Kara M
    12 September 2016|
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    Response from Debra J | Reviewed this property |
    No they are not .
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    Room Tips
    "Need to ask for apartment room."
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    "We liked the pent house best on the 4th floor corner units."
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    "Bottom floor is where I was and I did like it"
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    "Ground floor room is best for travelers that have limited mobility."
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