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The Islander Motel

1.5 of 5 Motel   |   2001 Philadelphia Avenue, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Ranked #104 of 107 hotels in Ocean City
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Boyce, Virginia, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is the MOST NASTY, STINKING DIRTY HOTEL I have ever been in! It was mold everywhere! I dont recommend this hotel for a dog let alone people!! All of our belongings smelt of mold and had to be washed immediately. They did not have any wash clothes in the room and there was no microwave and fridge as advertised.... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beware, there are bed bugs at this motel. My son, husband and I got over 60 bites each on our arms, hands, and back. The staff tried to accommodate by switching us to 2 more different rooms through our 3 night stay, but all of the rooms we visited had bed bugs. We stayed in a different room each night.... More

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Blairsville, Pennsylvania
3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No wash cloths, no extra towels, no bath mat. No hot water, no water in the pretty fountain on the website. Comforters don't match each other and clash horridly with the curtains. Pool only open 9AM-9PM. No exhaust fan, counter or shelving in the bathroom. TV is a 1980's, 13-inch model with no remote. Entry mode is an actual key,... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and I booked a last minute trip to Ocean City and stayed at the Islander Motel. The staff was friendly and accommodating. The room was exactly what I expected, outdated and a little unsanitary. The sheets seemed clean although when they accidentally fell off the bed there were blood stains on the bed. There were always a few... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

noticed baseboard rotting away wit mold as soon as i opened door the mold n mildew in bathroom along with white farr growing like a cobweb on baseboard under bathroom sink mild in the tile grout it was just horrible something you see in rod zombie movies laft 40 mins after we got there and i have pictures

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wanted to stay here because it is only one block from Fishtails. The best kept secret in in Ocean City. Good food, friendly staff, great sunsets, and kid friendly. The room was very basic. Clean and a great deal on Groupon. My only complaint was the shower/bath. Water could not be shut off, constant running. When turned on for... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will say this as a small tibit as to the type of place this is - we found marijuana on the nightstand that had not been cleaned up from the guests before us! Our friend booked the reservation, which was our first mistake. We show up before the friend and are not allowed to check in. We even offered... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As seasoned travelers we have been to 30 countries and 18 states. I have visited ocean city md twice a year for approx 40 years and I have never been speechless before when I walked into any of my accommodations. In a nut she'll very dirty. Appliances did not work. Ac was so loud could not sleep. Toilet ran all... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

blood all over floor, ripped covers and sheets, dirty bathroom with hair in tub, rusted appliances covered in old food, wood panel walls, light fixtures falling from ceiling, no refund policy, terrible customer service, terrible place to stay, the cheapest of the cheap, perfect to do drugs id guess other than that STAY ELSE WHERE, SPEND EXTRA MONEY, DO NOT... More

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ocean city
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I'm not ever one to complain but I have NEVER stayed in a place so disgusting. we had no shower head, so literally the water just poured out, no hot water. no towels our bed was literally a cot mattress. ants everywhere. the air conditioner leaked all over the floor. the tv had two channels an the remote didn't even... More

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Address: 2001 Philadelphia Avenue, Ocean City, MD 21842
Location: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — The Islander Motel 1.5*
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The Islander Hotel Ocean City
Islander Motel Ocean City
Islander Hotel Ocean City

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As a family owned and operated business, we understand how important it is to keep our customers completely satisfied. From our flexibledaily, weekly and monthly rates to our spacious, quiet lodgings, we are the perfect location for a great vacation! UNDER New Management ... more   less 
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