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Blue Water on the Ocean

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   291 South Shore Dr, South Yarmouth, MA 02664
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Will C Bellingham, Massachusetts
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Bellingham, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Not a bad place to stay at but not worth the price they charge it has great views walls are paper thin can hear everyone around you pipes bang in the walls beds are not comfortable parking is very limited

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Red Jacket Blue Water Resort is great for families. It has everything you could ask for...beach, indoor and outdoor pools and lots of activities for the kids. There is even a putting green across the street that the kids enjoyed. The poolside bar was great for the adults. It was so nice to have a drink and watch the... More

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John V, General Manager at Blue Water on the Ocean, responded to this review

The entire team here at Red Jacket Resorts is appreciative of your kind remarks about our property and the staff and service we furnish! We certainly hope you return to any one of our seven Red Jacket Resorts and we thank you! More

Dublin, Ireland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyable holiday but property is way overpriced !! Had a cottage for five which was very cramped , barely room for the camp bed. Double bed for adults tiny and very uncomfortable-A lot of the proprty was outdated with rusty nails on steps and in other areas.Place lovely by day by the beach and pool.Dining Facilities poor and place was... More

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John V, General Manager at Blue Water on the Ocean, responded to this review

We certainly hope you return and thank you for your recent stay! The resort offers numerous attractions that include 4 pools, watersports, complimentary beach umbrellas, chaise lounges and fresh towels. The resort also offers 238 varying room types and please contact us directly next time so we can assist you in choosing the correct room for your family of five. More

Northborough, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ocean view room. Beach and pool are just steps away. Spent 4 days and 3 nights just right for a little time away with my chldren. Staff was great. Any requests were attended to ASAP. Chairs, umbrellas and towels are provided. What else could you asked for. Everything is there no need to leave property.

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John V, General Manager at Blue Water on the Ocean, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recent stay and we are so happy to hear about your excellent vacation! The entire team works very hard to insure each and every guest has a memorable experience! We certainly hope to see you again real soon! More

Fallbrook, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We were there the first week in May! We got there on a monday, and left thursday! It was an awesome place! Loved how they upgraded us to a room with a beach view! We do plan on going back in the future!! Great service and our room was awesome!! Pam Silva and Janet Doup

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John V, General Manager at Blue Water on the Ocean, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay at Blue Water and we certainly appreciate your comments regarding the excellent service and room. Please join us again soon so we may extend another awesome stay to you and your family! More

Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights with my wife and my in-laws for a family reunion. We stayed in one of the cottages and it was very comfy and clean. The kitchen was a bit outdated, but the rest of the cottage was great. The beach was very clean and the attendants would come bring you chairs and umbrellas when you asked.... More

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John V, General Manager at Blue Water on the Ocean, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and taking time to send in your review of our property. The Blue Water-Riviera Beach is a great venue for family reunions and we strive to make each event a memorable occasion. Hope to see you and your family back again soon! More

Cape Cod, MA
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in an oceanfront room. The staff were amazing. First day spent by the pool went to have lunch from beach-side cafe at 3:10pm. Found out they closed at 3:00 but the manager had them throw on a grilled cheese for my daughter which was much appreciated. Ordered delivery from Sweet Tomatoes of dinner, then when... More

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John V, General Manager at Blue Water on the Ocean, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the recent review and I do remember you out at the Surf Side Pavilion. Everyone on our team strives to make each stay for our guest's a memorable one. I hope your daughter and your family returns for many more grill cheese sandwiches and beach fun! Hope you have a great summer and we look... More

Wilmington, Delaware
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The rooms were a bit outdated (no microwave or flat-screen TV), but that's not necessary. Room was free using credit card reward program so I cannot complain. The service was nice and the staff members were very happy-seeming. I'd return for an off-season price!

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John V, General Manager at Blue Water on the Ocean, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recent stay! The staff and management team work hard to make sure each guest has a very memorable stay! Hope to see you and your family back again real soon! More

Hudson, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Great time, From the General Manager to the Asst. Manager, Food and Beverage Manager, We seemed to meet just about about every employee working there (Bill and Barb mixoligist), all made our stay FANTASTIC, even the cleaning staff seemed to go out of their way to assist us in making our wedding the night it should be. have and will... More

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John V, General Manager at Blue Water on the Ocean, responded to this review

Congratulations once again and thank you for choosing the Blue Water as your place to celebrate such a special day! The Staff and Manager's all work very hard to make sure each and every guest enjoys the resort , the service and all we have to offer. Thank you again for all your nice comments and your loyalty to the... More

Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We booked an ocean front room, it was so beautiful and right on the water, staff were polite and professional. Tomas Tolentino (Assistant GM) was just amazing! We connected with Tomas on a personal level… He greeted us at the door, personally walked us to our room and made sure we were satisfied, came to our table at dinner and... More

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John V, General Manager at Blue Water on the Ocean, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your recent stay and the kind words you have regarding our staff, the resort and our Assistant General Manager. Our operational style is one that exhibits involvement at every level to insure each and every guest has a memorable stay highlighted by a most gracious and professional staff! Thank you again and we hope to... More

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Address: 291 South Shore Dr, South Yarmouth, MA 02664
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > South Yarmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Water on the Ocean 3*
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Also Known As:
Blue Water On The Ocean Hotel South Yarmouth
Best Western South Yarmouth
South Yarmouth Best Western
Blue Water On The Ocean Cape Cod/South Yarmouth, MA

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#5 On the Beach Hotel in South Yarmouth
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Located on 500 feet of private sandy beach on the warm waters of Nantucket Sound, Blue Water is the ideal resort for a family vacation, a romantic getaway, or an extended family gathering. The resort boasts 113 guest rooms and cottages, most with patio or balcony featuring stunning ocean and garden views, including Jacuzzi and pet friendly accommodations. Offering food and beverage services in the dining oom and lounge, as well as catering for private parties of up to 75 people. Also, our popular beachside Cabana Bar & Grill serves food and drink favorites during the summer season. In addition to the private beach, resort amenities include indoor and outdoor heated pools, jet ski rentals and banana boat rides, basketball court, putting green, and game arcade. Kids’ Klub, a supervised children’s program is offered during summer season along with a full complement of family activities, including hermit crab races, kite making, sand sculpting contests, swim instruction, Wii tournaments, bonfire nights, fun clowns, magic and pirate adventure weeks, and musical entertainment throughout the summer season on a complimentary basis to resort guests. Open from late April until late October. ... more   less 
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