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Paradise Plaza Inn

3.0 of 5 #3 9th Street, Ocean City, MD 21842
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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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Alexandria, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed over Thanksgiving and it was very quiet at the hotel but we enjoyed our stay. We stayed in a 2-queen ocean front room which was quite large with the two beds, a pull out sofa, and small table with 2 chairs. The room was definitely dated but the tile floor must make it much easier to keep clean... More 

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Tim G, General Manager at Paradise Plaza Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. As I just replied in a previous response, our sofa beds are being replaced and should be completed in February at the latest. You are right regarding the tile floors, they are much easier to keep clean, overall and especially in the summer months when the sand is so prevalent. I will double check on... More 

Odenton, Maryland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been vacationing in Ocean City for 40+ years as a child with the family and now as an adult. I have stayed in a number of locations - some of which no longer exist. Ocean City is very quiet from late fall to mid spring. Factors like noise and traffic may affect your stay based on the season...... More 

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Tim G, General Manager at Paradise Plaza Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am pleased that overall, you had a fairly pleasant stay. You will be happy to know that we are currently in the process of replacing the love seat/sofa beds. Those should be done by February. As I have mentioned in previous responses, we don’t have the luxury to replace everything at one time so... More 

Hollywood, Florida
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was rated a 3 star by Trip Advisor. This hotel is definitely not a 3 star property, it's at most a 2 star. I was anxious to arrive, after reading the description of the Suite, but everything was outdated, including the Jacuzzi, which I did not even want to attempt to use. The two room suite did not... More 

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Tim G, General Manager at Paradise Plaza Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your opinion. I am sorry that you were disappointed with your stay. True, we are a 16 year old property and have areas that need to be addressed. Although we have refurbished the rooms over the years, being an independent property we do not have the luxury of spending $100K at one time every 4... More 

Maryland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

My Husband and I stayed at this hotel from 11/1-11/3/2014 to celebrate our 6 year wedding anniversary. We stayed in the OceanFront Jaccuzzi suite with 2 Queen Beds and a Mini Fridge and Microwave. It was BEAUTIFUL my Husband and I really enjoyed our stay we were in room 507, there weren't many CONS to the stay only that the... More 

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Tim G, General Manager at Paradise Plaza Inn, responded to this review

Happy Anniversary and thank you so much for making us a part of your special occasion! I am so pleased that we were able to help make it a memorable one. I appreciate you acknowledging our staff and many of our features. You are right; the views are hard to beat. If you don’t make the Paradise Plaza a regular... More 

Naugatuck, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Group of 8 men shared 4 rooms for an off season golf vacation. We spent 3 nights there found it just right for our needs. The restaurant wasn't open Sun, Mon, Tue evenings so we had to eat elsewhere. Rooms where clean, comfortable and well accommodated. Each room had a balcony with ocean view. Clean cotton bathrobes, two per room... More 

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Tim G, General Manager at Paradise Plaza Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with others. We are very fortunate to host a number of golf groups in the fall and spring. I am glad to hear that that you were happy with the accommodations and we seemed to meet your needs. Hopefully you will plan a future golf outing or return on vacation.... More 

Copley, Ohio, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This hotel was great! We traveled all night. Check in isn't supposed to be until 4:00pm they let us check in as soon as we got there.The staff was so nice and accommodating! We asked for extra towels and there was no problem.Housekeeping staff was also really nice.I would book a room here again, the next time we decide to... More 

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Tim G, General Manager at Paradise Plaza Inn, responded to this review

So happy to hear that you were able to check in early. Obviously this time of year, things do slow down a bit so typically an early check in is not a problem. It is primarily May through September that the early check in's are harder to accommodate. Despite the negative reviews regarding “not being able to check in until... More 

Erode, India
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This is a budget hotel located right on the Boardwalk with several ocean facing rooms. The rooms are spacious and adequately furnished. We stayed in a double queen bed room. Beds were clean. Linen was fresh. Room was also equipped with microwave oven, kettle, mini fridge, etc. Comfortable stay at moderate price. Recommended.

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Tim G, General Manager at Paradise Plaza Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and acknowledging the hotel’s price value. We continue to strive to offer a comfortable, clean, friendly hotel at an excellent price value. We hope to see you again in the very near future. With Hospitality, Tim Goff General Manager More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed there for one night. The hotel is very clean and the staff are very friendly and helpful. The hotel is in a great location. They are located right on the boardwalk. My only complaint would be the beds. They were not very comfortable. I would stay here again.

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Tim G, General Manager at Paradise Plaza Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad that for the most part, you enjoyed your stay. I am sorry that you found the beds uncomfortable. I am a bit surprised as many of our guests compliment us on our beds but certainly understand and realize that everyone has their own opinion and preference on a soft, hard or medium... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Pros - the staff was friendly and got the clogged drain taken care of once reported. The bed was comfortable, the A\C worked, the water was hot, the TV worked, nice to sleep w/ the sound of the ocean coming thru the sliding glass door. Fridge was cold, Microwave heated fine. Cons - the tub drain was draining very slow... More 

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Tim G, General Manager at Paradise Plaza Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share your experience with others. I am glad that there were some features that you found acceptable and even enjoyable. Unfortunately some things, like a slow running drain are not realized until it is brought to our attention, since when cleaning a tub we only run a small amount of water. Not enough to... More 

Springfield, PA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Booked this based on the reviews and the excellent price. I was not disappointed. We had a few minor issues on check in but they were quickly resolved. Hotel was clean, beds were comfortable and the staff was very helpful. The pool was small but the kids enjoyed it. You can't beat the location. We had a room in the... More 

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Tim G, General Manager at Paradise Plaza Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review. Thanks for acknowledging the price value, cleanliness, comfy beds, staff friendliness, pool amenity (although small, enjoyable), location and ample parking. We look forward to your return. With Hospitality, Tim Goff General Manager More 

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Address: #3 9th Street, Ocean City, MD 21842
Location: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Paradise Plaza Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 89
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Also Known As:
Paradise Plaza Ocean City Md
Paradise Plaza Inn Ocean City Maryland
Paradise Plaza Hotel Ocean City
Hotel Style:
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
#17 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City
#18 Family Hotel in Ocean City

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