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Sun Tan Motel

1.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   207 N. Baltimore Avenue, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Ranked #13 of 17 Ocean City B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Edgewater, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for one night last week (Wednesday). I think this was my 4th or 5th stay at this motel. It meets my needs perfectly as I am not looking for anything fancy. I just want a basic clean inexpensive room to take a shower and sleep. I live in the Annapolis area so when I go to the ocean... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

Couldn't check in till 4 right when the manager leaves so she doesn't have to deal with the complaints. She leaves kids to deal with customers. Though I could barely fit in the room I found mold, a dehumidifier, bugs, a used razor on our towels, a used a tip and oh yeah a nose ring. Checked right out. DO... More

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Edgewood, Maryland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Upon arrival to this motel check in was pleasant but that was the first and last pleasant experience. The first room they gave me had a bad breaker and the power went out ever 5 minutes. Then they moved us to another room which was even small, something I didn't think was possible. The second room on day two had... More

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Suntan M, Manager at Sun Tan Motel, responded to this review

The Suntan Motel is older style Motel and we are not responsible for any cable issues that may occur nor can we be responsible for any breakers that may get blown due to some of our guests bringing in their own electronic devices such as microwaves, grills etc... We have done our best to check out any electrical breaker problems... More

kennett square
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

I came in from Pennsylvania first if all this ways suppose to be a family trip all my family was suppose to stay in this motel and turn out they canceled the rest of my family's room except mine and the manager was so rude ! the rooms are disgusting! we couldn't have to many things plugged in at once... More

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Suntan M, Manager at Sun Tan Motel, responded to this review

I do apologize for any inconvenience this guest may have through because the guest family did not want to stay more than two nights but we do have minimums set for event and holiday weekends. The guests rooms were not cancelled by mistake, they had only one room booked and there was a three night minimum, we also tried calling... More

Jermyn, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Lets get started with this mess of a motel. 1) we came in from Pennsylvania for a 4 day stay in what we thought was... an average motel the manager was a COMPLETE jerk to all 7 of us. We had to wait til 4 cause there is no early check-in after we had got our room, and as they... More

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Suntan M, Manager at Sun Tan Motel, responded to this review

Reponse to this complaint is that not all facts are written. The guest fail to say that try to check in early before the check-in time which was 4 pm as it states on our website and in our confirmation letters. The guest was not here it was actually her daughter trying to check-in on her mother's credit card which... More

Westminster, Maryland, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

my hubby and I have stayed here for the last 4yrs for cruisin weekend and had a nice clean tidy room every time. we are going again next month. staff was very friendly and informative. location is great and prices are reasonable for the size of rooms. WILL stay again.

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Suntan M, Manager at Sun Tan Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the long support in making updates to an older motel property. As we are still in the middle of updating we are happy in the direction we are going. Look forward to seeing you soon. More

1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

If your looking for a dirty damp outdated room this is the place for you otherwise please stay away I'm aware this is a motel but I still expected it to be clean and inviting. The linens didn't smell fresh the towel rack was molded and the floors were filthy. I refused to even enter the shower it was something... More

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

This motel is using false advertisement on their website leaving customers to believe the motel is safe, clean, and has a friendly staff. The pictures of the rooms are staged and not accurate to what condition they are really in. My family checked in and first had to deal with a rude front desk attendant. Then proceeded to our room... More

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Pasadena, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

The room was dirty, the bed had no top sheet, the 2 thin towels were the size of hand towels, (they smelled stale) the hot water was off for awhile, no maid service at all the second day - we had to go to the office to get fresh towels, the tiniest bar of soap you will ever see, thin... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

Helpful staff and wonderful location with great rates. The room is small but you get what you pay for . Despite other reviews my room was clean and had no troubles. I plan on going again because it was very reasonable and tidey.

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Address: 207 N. Baltimore Avenue, Ocean City, MD 21842
Location: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Sun Tan Motel 1.5*
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