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Beach Bum Motel

203 9th Street, Ocean City, MD 21842
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tracy J Horntown, Virginia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I arrived to the hotel yesterday 8/28/14. When I went in the office to check in a very strong smell of mildew hit me. I paid with cash and my credit card. I was not given a receipt for my transaction. When I asked the front desk guy about getting a receipt I was told that guest do not usually... More

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Horntown, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last week was my first time visiting Ocean City. There was many things that I did not like about Ocean City like some of the rude visitors and bad drivers. But what I did like was the Beach Bum Motel. When I walked into the room all I could smell was the bathroom cleaner that the housekkepers use(which smell great).... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms are gross, staff is rude and couldn't answer simple questions like directions and additional parking. Rooms are small, beds are uncomfortable, and I would suggest you wear shoes at all times because the floor was nasty. Do NOT stay here!!!! Over priced for a horrible stay.

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Seaside Heights, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Stayed down there for senior week. No damage to the rooms, still waiting on my $200 deposit back. I called 4 times and each time they lied and said they mailed it out, and then I would speak to someone else and they would claim it takes 14 business days to process...well it's been 6 weeks since i left! frauds!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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BeachBummet, Manager at Beach Bum Motel, responded to this review

What date did you check out? Please email me directly at reservations@beachbummotel.com Attn: Manager, so I can look into the details of your refund check. All high school senior security deposit refunds are processed within the 30 days after the check out date as posted on the website and in the rental agreement! Will be looking forward to hearing from... More

Frostburg, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

From check in to check out, this was a very disappointing vacation. Waited fifteen minutes to check in while front desk person answered the phone twice. Checked out room and found bottle caps on floor and no trash bags in trash cans. The furnishings were rough and the tab curtains would not provide adequate privacy from outdoor neighbors. Only lock... More

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BeachBummet, Manager at Beach Bum Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your remarks that will be taken into consideration. Housekeeping supervisor has addressed the staff, and is working on clearer channels of communication with our seasonal staff. During the summer, there are many students arriving to fill the seasonal positions and since the English is not their first language, there are some "lost in translation" issues that we... More

Enola, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

this is the worst stay i have ever had my friend had to sleep on the floor and i on the couch wile his parents slept on the bed so yea it is the worst place we have ever stayed at. you might as well stay somewhere else.

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BeachBummet, Manager at Beach Bum Motel, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear such a disappointment from you, but I would like to be able to identify what room where you staying in? Our rooms that accommodate up to 4 would have either 2 double beds, or a king bed plus a full size pull out bed. Please feel free to share your stay information with me directly... More

Elkton, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

My son and his wife came home from the Army and wanted to go to Ocean City MD. We booked this the day of going down(quick). We were very surprised that such great accomidations could be had in Ocean City at such crazy, insane prices(cheap). So close to the boardwalk and fishing dock(fun). We stayed for just one night, but... More

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BeachBummet, Manager at Beach Bum Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! We look forward to welcoming you back! More

Paxinos, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

While staying at the Beach Bum Motel my friend lost his parking pass that he paid $70.00 for. The motel has his type of car, license plate number, and the dates of the arrival to departure logged Into their computer. When he went to the office for another pass they told him he had to pay another $60 for the... More

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BeachBummet, Manager at Beach Bum Motel, responded to this review

Dear Larry, I had sent you a private message as well. As you know that was the additional parking pass that was purchased by your friend for the overflow lot. We don't have the information logged into the computer, but you put the make and model information on the ticket that you must put on the dashboard, so it cannot... More

Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We had a king suite, very roomy. Bed comfy, lots of good pillows! Looks as if it was recently painted, although furniture is aged. Clean. Nice pool area, although we didn't use. Easy walk to beach and boardwalk. Staff (especially the young man who checked us in and worked the desk in the evenings) was extremely friendly & helpful. The... More

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BeachBummet, Manager at Beach Bum Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We look forward to seeing you soon again! More

2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Sorry this is so late. My husband and I stayed at Beach Bum for from July 1st-July 4th. We were there for our honeymoon. I planned the wedding and husband planned honeymoon. (Tight budget for honeymoon, went cheaper on hotel so we could do things like parasail and jet ski). I will admit I expected much more upon arrival to... More

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Address: 203 9th Street, Ocean City, MD 21842
Location: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
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