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The Royalton Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1101 North Atlantic Ave., 11th Street & Boardwalk, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Ranked #103 of 107 hotels in Ocean City
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Staten Island, New York
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The absolute worst experience we ever had. The motel itself was extremely old, hasn't been renovated in over 30 +years. No elevators, room was located on the 4th floor, walking up flights of stairs and just gets hotter as you go up. It was basically in an attic, seemed like they just threw a room together. The room door was... More

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Stephens City, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I can't express enough how gross this place is. Lobby, hallways & room ALL FILTHY! We pulled down the bedspread to check the sheets and they were covered in sand. Floor in bathroom was also sandy. Shower showed signs of mold. Speaking of the shower the water pressure was almost nothing. Everything was outdated, tv, dressers and there was not... More

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Bridgeport, West Virginia
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In general we found Ocean city rather old, smelly & run down. However, the Royalton is taking it to the extreme. 50 years ago it was probably quite nice, unfortunately it doesn't look like it has been updated much in the intervening years. The rooms were reasonably clean but the condition of the rooms, halls, and lobby are more in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed over the 4th of July weekend. Checked in with a nice older lady at the front desk. We hurried to dinner after check in, and when we returned we really took a hard look at the room. MOLD all over the bathroom. Only 3 towels, which had long hairs on them. The bed was full of sand and hair,... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was my second year in a row staying at the royalton and I will be sure to come back next year. I traveled with family and we booked 3 rooms. All rooms were VERY clean, and smelled very nice. A/C was already going for us so we walked into nice, cool rooms. All rooms had a microwave and mini... More

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Hampstead, Maryland
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I would just like to say, that place was the most horrible place ever ! And for what we got, it was over priced...for starters there was limited parking, no handicapped parking, no elevator, we were on the top floor, only one electrical out let, which had an 8 plug in thing to use including the fridge and air conditioner,... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Everything you read about this hotel is TRUE. GOOD THINGS WE FOUND: 1) location- right on the boardwalk; 2) small balcony off the room 3) Every hotel employee we encounterd (Desk and Maids) was friendly and helpful. BAD THINGS: IF you are only looking for a place to flop down drunk for a few hours between laying on the beach... More

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Colonial Heigts
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Has BUGS on mattress, mattress cover has BUGS stuck in them, in the dresser drawers, on bathroom floor. Bed covers are filthy??? Body fluid. Pillows were yellow, one had BLOOD on it. Saw 4 rooms & checked out!!! Mgr would not refund my money!! Rude!! Place for teens to party. Was told to "get sheets changed would cost $10.00, maid... More

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Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We had arrived early to the beach and were looking to check in then. We asked the lady at the front desk if there was any possibility we could check in early. We didn't even get to finish asking the question before the lady at the front desk said no. It says 4. The lobby is extremely dirty. It looks... More

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

this place was defiantly no 5 star hotel but it was affordable, right on the beach and the workers were all very nice. i have stayed here 2 times in the ocean front room. i would stay there again. no doubt

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Address: 1101 North Atlantic Ave., 11th Street & Boardwalk, Ocean City, MD 21842
Location: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — The Royalton Hotel 2*
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The Royalton Hotel is centrally located ocean front in the middle of the fun, excitement and swimming of Ocean City's beach and boardwalk. Head right to the beach just a few steps from your room or admire a breathtaking view of the beach, boardwalk and ocean from the hotel's shared balconies. ... more   less 
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