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Tradewinds Motor Lodge

2000 Grand Central Ave, Lavallette, NJ 08735
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been staying at the Tradewinds in Lavallette for the past 12 years and I could not be happier with the motor lodge. Since Sandy they have renovated the property and rooms to a bright and welcoming atmosphere. They have made it the best place to stay at the Shore. The rooms are very clean and spacious and come... More 

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Staff was so friendly, we were very last minute with booking but they still accommodated us to exactly what we needed. So close to the pier. A++ ! Big room, super clean. Mini fridge in the room. great tv, huge beds. Already planning on coming back next year!

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Lavallette, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We made arrangements with Tradewinds for a very large block of rooms for our daughter's wedding a year in advance. There must be two partners - one who is nice and tries to accommodate and one who is clearly the opposite. Unfortunately, the one who seems to make the decisions is not the nice one. They first promised a special... More 

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carolyn m, Owner at Tradewinds Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hello DDB444, This is Carolyn the owner, I was the one you spoke to through out this process. First and foremost I am sorry for the inconvenience that you feel was a determent to your guests. Everyone that had checked out complimented the cleanliness of the hotel and told us how lovely their stay was, not one person had complained.... More 

High Bridge, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Stayed 3 days (weekend) This is a hidden treasure. My first time at Tradewinds Motor Lodge but not my last! Rooms are very clean and spacious. Comfortable beds. Very friendly staff and helpful. One block from the beach. I loved it.

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Long Beach Island, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I was a little skeptical about this motel having been coming down to this area for years now the Tradewinds always looked like the place not to stay. After a family member stayed there a few weeks before my planned trip I knew I had made the correct decision. The location to the beach and restaurants could not have been... More 

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Stayed for several days for a midweek beach trip with the wife and kids. Rooms were larger than expected and not musty. So many beach motels have musty rooms, but this was nice. Location is great, just one block from the beach and near several restaurants and other food places. The pool was very nice and I couldn't figure out... More 

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Yorktown Heights
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This was my fifth time staying here. Very clean and spacious rooms. Tradewinds right across street from Colonial Bakery(great crumb buns) and Pizza Oven. Short walk to beach. Love staying here. M. Arini

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Nanuet, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Warning...security cameras do not record so be careful and do not leave anything of value in your room. Will not be returning again. Not sure if we believe that the cameras were not working...convenient to say that they weren't. We were told it was impossible for someone to have entered our room without being seen...we must have misplaced item...haven't found... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We stayed one the first floor near the pool. Not fancy by any means but clean and a nice stay ... much cheaper than most other Lavallette accommodations. It's one block from the beach. Good places close by to eat as well.

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We had four rooms at the Tradewinds for a local wedding. The rooms were a nice size for our three families. The bathrooms were a decent size too. The room had a small refrigerator under a counter at the back of the room. When we arrived, we noticed that there was sand in our bed. The maid staff is made... More 

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