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Blue Water on the Ocean

3.0 of 5 291 South Shore Dr, South Yarmouth, MA 02664
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we booked this for 2 nights to end a tour of new England Rhode island and cape cod, big mistake. we arrived to be told the restaurant was not open on the sat night as there was a Frank Sinatra impersonator there and the menu was table `d hote and there was nothing on there I would have paid $45... More

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Missouri
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Property is on beach. Our room was on side near the ocean. A sliver view of the ocean from the balcony, but very nice. Refrigerator in room was appreciated. Our building was recently updated so nice decor. In building restaurant was pretty good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, I and 4 children stayed here for a long weekend this summer and it couldn't of been better. One of our friends from the west coast was in and staying here. My family and a few others families decided to join them and it was just perfect for our needs. The place and staff are fantastic. Lots for... More

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

We thank you for your recent stay and helping spread the word to your family and friends about the Blue Water-Riviera Beach Resort. The entire team works hard to create awesome memories for new and returning guests! Families such as your are very important to us and we appreciate the kind words you have posted. The entire team hopes you... More

Manchester, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

Great place for many reasons, area, view, clean, reasonable for area and site. I have been staying here with my daughter and wife since she was 10, she is now 41 and have returned several times with grandsons, which they enjoyed. Stayed with just my wife several. There sister and brother inn's Blue Waters and Riviera also located on Shore... More

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

We are extremely thankful for your longtime loyalty and we are very happy you had another great stay! The resort staff works very hard to keep the place in awesome shape and we cater to returning guests year after year! Hopefully we will see you and your family here again next year! More

montreal
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

I loved this place, we had room 407 which was an efficiency with a large private balcony on the second floor, which had unobstructed views. Yes the decor on the inside could be refreshed a little but the views, and amenities such as proximity to the beach, furnished lounge chairs and umbrellas, heated in/out pools, with hot tub as well... 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 for the kind words regarding our resort. The entire team works very hard top create excellent memories for each and every guest! Hope to see you back again real soon! More

Salem, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We stayed in this hotel in the middle of June. It is a very picturesque place, good beach, comfortable room, good service. The staff were nice and helpful. Not far away there was good restaurant with tasty food and good view to the ocean. Pleasant experience.

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

Thank your recent stay and for the kind words. The team here works extremely hard to create lasting memories for all of our first time and returning guests We hope to see you back again real soon! More

Bellingham, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 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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John V, General Manager at Blue Water on the Ocean, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for pointing out to others the many features our resort has to offer! We certainly hope you return to the Blue Water again soon! More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

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
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

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 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

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

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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*
Number of rooms: 113
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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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