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Magic Carpet Lodge

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Central Valley, CA
Reviewed 26 July 2008

Staying at this facility was a horrible experience. Our first discovery of the evening was finding out that the outlets and light on the main side of the bed went off every 30 minutes if the sensor by the entry door didn't detect motion. While we were awake, we had the back patio door open to let fresh air in...

1Thank MsDmarie
santa rosa
Reviewed 25 August 2007

we found poop in our room. i dont care if it was just dog poop. the staff was put out when we asked for extra blankets when we were told there was no roll away beds. one morning the front desk person didnt even show up until 10:30 a.m. the place is dirty and is in dire need for new...

1Thank jntfam
Longmeadow, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 August 2007

This property was a disappointment, to say the least. My family booked two adjoining rooms, which were on the third floor. We balked a little at the price (around $150 per room per night for two nights) but the AAA guide said it had a pool, which the kids wanted, so we booked anyway. My mother has difficulty climbing stairs,...

Thank XCaliphornian
Reviewed 10 August 2007

Even though the stationary, signage and even my credit receipt say Best Western on them, the Best Western corporation informed me that they have not been affiliated with this motel for over a year! This was a miserable overnight stay...We arrived at 9:45pm and the office was locked with a sign to use a courtesy phone (which no one ever...

1Thank lelandvan
Central Valley California
Reviewed 30 September 2006

The room had been cleaned but drapes on patio door were filthy, slideing glass door came off it's track, bedspread seemed grimey. No internet access in room. I would stay here again if there was no other choice in my budget, but I may look around for something differant in the future.

1Thank SandyRae
Melton Mowbray, England
Reviewed 7 August 2006

This hotel is certainly in need of a magician to sort it out. Best Western - what has happened to lead to the neglect found here? We found the hotel by chance - forget Best Western's directions! They didn't correspond to the roads in Seaside at all. The overall look of the hotel was tired and drab and this corresponded...

3Thank travkay
South San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 27 June 2006

I booked this room in Seaside, close to CSUMB after Freshman Orientation for my daughter. The motel is in need of updating. It looked very dirty from the outside. We were on the third floor. The room was okay. The bed was very comfortable, I must say. We were wakened in the morning by the telephone, the office calling to...

4Thank whiskypie
Santa Rosa, CA
Reviewed 26 May 2006

We had difficulty finding this property (thank you Mapquest for your vague directions) – Seaside is a strange little town. There are plenty of “big box” stores in the mall (Costco, Target, Home Depot). However, with the exception of fast food, Starbucks and a few taquerias there are absolutely no dine-in chain restaurants (I did later find a Chili’s behind...

3Thank DoogieH
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Barton, Hampshire, UK
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Reviewed 17 May 2006

Area not very nice. Motel needs updating-decor etc. Rap noise all night long from locals in a nearby room. Clean with adequate breakfast and ok for an overnight stop if no where else available. 3/10

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Reviewed 22 September 2004

My husband and I stayed in Seaside for two nights 9/8-9/9, 2004. We were on a California tour and found the price reasonable for the area. The room was very small. It was relatively quiet except for a few noisey guests early morning with a car alarm and a rental truck that was parked outside our door. It was a...

2Thank SummerAle

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Magic Carpet Lodge is conveniently located in Seaside, CA minutes from the many attractions Monterey Bay has to offer. We are only a short drive from CSUMB, Carmel, Aquarium, Cannery Row and Pebble Beach. We have an outdoor pool that is seasonally heated during the summer, free in-room wifi and microwave/refrigerators in all the rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magic Carpet Lodge

Address: 1875 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955-3610
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Seaside
Price Range: £47 - £350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Magic Carpet Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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“there is NOT a good room to be had in this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Nancy-SC, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“bad internet connection”
 of 5 bubbles shinygirl, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Our room was on the first floor with a lift”
 of 5 bubbles alanc51, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Dont stay here unless u cant find ANYTHING else! Cheap..?..comparatively yes.But dirty and not kept up very well.”
 of 5 bubbles 591shariw, 5 May 2015 | Read review
“avoid the first floor is you want quiet, the walls are quite thin”
 of 5 bubbles keef1988, 5 Aug 2014 | Read review
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