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Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel Ocean City Oceanfront

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Ranked #18 of 108 Hotels in Ocean City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Linda M Towson, Maryland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Towson, Maryland
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel was nice, the staff great and the room with a view was perfect. But for some reason the elevators and the lobby had a rank smell. It was odd, because the hotel was very clean and comfortable. I'd definitely stay there again, but hope the smell is gone!

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severna park
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We love this place. We have stayed here several times. The manager, Mary Susan Jones is awesome. The hotel is clean and convenient. The entire staff is friendly and accommodating. We highly recommend staying here.

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Glen Arm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room was adequate. The bathroom was small. Clean. Friendly staff. Off season rate was reasonable.

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Selbyville, Delaware
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I were purchasing a property in Selbyville and chose this motel due to it's proximity to our attorney and its price. While this motel has good location it pales to others that we stayed in Bethany and Rehoboth. The room was small and bathroom awkwardly designed. And to make it worse (not that it was the motel's... More 

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plazamanager, General Manager at Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel Ocean City Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your perspective of our hotel. We always have tried to make everyone feel at home and as comfortable as possible. We have just redecorated in the past few years and are always making improvements. Although not every hotel is a good fit for everyone, we do appreciate that you gave us a... More 

Trevose, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I and our 17 month old son stayed a week here in April and had a great team. The hotel is right on the Boardwalk, we had a side view of the ocean and the view was great the balconies on the side feel a little tight because of the w/o but still a nice balcony. The... More 

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plazamanager, General Manager at Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel Ocean City Oceanfront, responded to this review

FANTASTIC! Thank you for taking the time to share your positive experience, we truly appreciate it! We are very happy that you and your family had such a great time and w do hope to see you again in the near future! Have a great day!! Mary Susan Jones, GM More 

Morgantown, West Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great service, very clean, cost efficient, and the staff was very friendly and courteous. The restaurant food was great. There is a sitting area in the lobby with a fireplace. The pool and hot tub was clean and the water was warm. Their service was excellent. I would recommend staying here. I have stayed many places in the past and... More 

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plazamanager, General Manager at Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel Ocean City Oceanfront, responded to this review

THANK YOU SO VERY MUCH for your review. We love to hear when we can make someones stay just like yours and we are always trying to improve!! Hopefully your next stay with with be even better! Have a great day!! Mary Susan Jones, GM More 

Hampton, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Glasses were dirty, ice bucket had substance in it. No breakfast available on Sunday. Short supply of toilet paper in the bathroom and extremely poor water pressure in shower!

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plazamanager, General Manager at Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel Ocean City Oceanfront, responded to this review

While we are always trying to give our guests the best possible stay, it would seem that we have totally missed the mark with yours, and for that I am very sorry! We are constantly trying to make changes for the better so that we can give you, our guest, the best experience while you are with us. We have... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel offered a very good deal for off-season visitors. It has an excellent location, right on the boardwalk. The room was clean and comfortable. The pool was small and somewhat dark in the basement. It was full of kids during our visit. Wet towels were piled up in a bin, and we had to call the front desk to... More 

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plazamanager, General Manager at Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel Ocean City Oceanfront, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review of your stay with us. As with any hotel/business there are procedures in place to make sure that the safety of our guests is paramount. THERE IS NO ONE THAT IS MORE DEDICATED TO THIS MATTER MORE THAN I AM! I am responsible for 90 rooms of guests as well... More 

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