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Howard Johnson Oceanfront Hotel

2.0 of 5
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2401 Atlantic Avenue, on the Boardwalk at 24th Street, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Ranked #56 of 108 Hotels in Ocean City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

My friends and I stayed here during the summertime. We got there a little early so we didn't mind waiting to get our room. Check in is usually at around 4 and they made us wait till 5:30pm! That wasn't the worst of it! When we were all in the room the next day just hanging out on the balcony,... More 

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Hellertown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Room very clean, as well as bathroom. Nice kitchen area although we didn't use it except the frig. Beds were comfortable

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Wife and I got a groupon for three days at the ocean. End of season sale, they were preparing to close for the season. Checked in, they gave us a room with a pool view(not recommended), had a handicap(?) shower in bathroom. Well, we didn't need either, so we asked for an oceanfront. Manager Allie(?) was so sweet, we got... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This is the other Howard J in OC and I'm guessing its the older building because it's not as nice as the other hotel I have stayed in. Because its a OF hotel at 24th st. boardwalk, there are some rooms that are facing the boardwalk, people and the ocean. For two nights stay and at a special room rate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Spent several weeks looking for a place to stay. Read hundreds of reviews. Finally chose this hotel mainly for location. Couldn't have made a better choice. Everyone at the front desk was friendly and helpful. (esp Winnie) The room was perfect; It was clean, and I loved the set up: we had a small kitchenette with a microwave, a toaster... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I was a little nervous after reading a lot of reviews on here. However, overall it was a nice hotel. It is not The Hampton or Hilton, but you also don't pay a Hampton or Hilton price. Room is small but had the exact essentials for sleeping and changing (really all we used it for). The free passes that came... More 

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