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Crystal Beach Hotel

2.5 of 5 2500 North Baltimore Avenue, Ocean City, MD 21842
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed the second week of September. When we first arrived they had booked 2 rooms under my name but the front desk took care of it and refunded our money. The first room we were given when we walked in looked occupied. Beds not made, towels on the floor but the lady at the front desk gave us a... More

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed at the Crystal Beach Hotel because we were looking for a hotel on the Boardwalk. We had stayed at a Carousel Group property previously and really enjoyed ourselves. The staff was very friendly at the hotel and they provided us with suggestions for stuff to do on the Boardwalk. There was a gentleman at the Front desk... More

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Salisbury, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We come to ocean city every year for the cruiser weekend. We chose the crystal beach because we had some friends who recommended it since it was on the the boards. My first impression of the hotel was that it was very clean and well kept. When we arrived there was a gentleman out in the parking lot sweeping and... More

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carouselresort, Manager at Crystal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking notice to the cleanliness of our hotel. We work hard to keep our hotel as clean as possible and it excites us that our guest have taken notice. At the Crystal Beach, we are a clean, affordable hotel located on the quiet part of the boardwalk. Sincerely, Matthew James More

Monroe Township
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for one night. Room had newly remodeled bath, kitchenette with refrigerator and microwave. Bit of an odor in room but to be expected near the shore. Febreeze fixed it. Bed was comfy. Rug was outdated but I always bring flip flops. Good value for the money. Desk staff friendly. Parking deck steps away from office. Very convenient.

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carouselresort, General Manager at Crystal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are happy that you enjoyed our hotel and felt that you received a great value from it. We are doing renovations to the hotel this off-season and hope to see you again next summer so you can take notice! Sincerely, Matthew James More

Highland Village, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My sister & I have been going to Ocean City for many years. We discovered the Crystal Beach Hotel & have stayed there several years. The front desk people are very friendly. We met Nicki this time & she was very courteous to everyone that came into the hotel. We usually stay 5th floor ocean front but this time stayed... More

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carouselresort, Manager at Crystal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, I am so happy that you enjoyed your ‘much needed vacation’. Nikki is a wonderful representative of the staff we employ at Crystal Beach. We strive to ensure that every guest has a great stay!! Sincerely, Matthew James More

Pa.
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99 reviews 99 reviews
7 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Ocean view I what they claim, it is true. Room clean and spacious. Bed is comfortable and service is OK! Front desk excellent. Have a small problem! We had a non-smoking but because they allow smoking on the balconies if you open your door your no longer a non-smoking. We were in 510, in 408 they smoked and the smoke... More

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carouselresort, Manager at Crystal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, I am glad the room was to your liking. We are a non smoking hotel including on the balcony. We would have gladly spoken to any one we saw smoking and I hope next time you give us the opportunity to correct your concern with the other guests. Sincerely, Matthew James More

Pennsylvania
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98 reviews 98 reviews
16 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

All my favorite hotels were booked & ended up here. Although a very typical cheap beach hotel, the staff was very nice & helpful. Housekeeping was very attentive to our needs & helped us double sheeting the bed spreads & making sure we had extra towels & pillows. Hotel has a covered garage which made parking our bikes in the... More

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carouselresort, Manager at Crystal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, As you said our staff is very friendly and housekeeping is very attentive to our guests needs. The covered parking garage is a bonus for Biker’s Weekend. Sincerely, Matthew James More

York, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Stayed here four nights between bike week & sunfest for a short, much needed vacation. PROS: beautiful location, right on the boardwalk but far enough away from the hustle & bustle to be truly family friendly, clean pool, both chairs on balcony were broken at check-in but were promptly replaced. Arrived 2 hours before check-in time but was able to... More

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carouselresort, Manager at Crystal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Our hotel does have an excellent off season rate and a great location on the boardwalk. I’m glad your room issues were dealt with in a timely manner and that everyone who works here were friendly. Sincerely, Matthew James More

Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
5 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Stayed here this week and have to agree that the location is very good. It's close to a lot of things and right in the middle of everything. Unfortunately, like most shore towns, the hotel is very dated and not the cleanest. The price was reasonable and I guess I would say we paid for what we got. Older beds... More

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carouselresort, General Manager at Crystal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review one of our hotels. Like you mentioned, our hotel is located in a great location on the north side of the boardwalk. We are within walking distance to all of the rides and amusements, but are far enough away so that it's quiet when you want to relax. Sincerely,... More

Fairfax County, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Have been to and in OC over twenty years .. . stayed at many places. . . some of which are gone or changed owners. First time here, Crystal beach is a good location with plenty of parking. A little mold in bathroom as others mentioned, maybe because others turn exhaust fan off a little early and I'm not spending... More

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carouselresort, Manager at Crystal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review. As you said we are in an great location on the boardwalk but not in the middle of all the noise and craziness of the southern portion of the boardwalk. We also have plenty of parking in our covered parking garage. During the off season we will be renovating some of our... More

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Address: 2500 North Baltimore Avenue, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Location: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Crystal Beach Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 79
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Also Known As:
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