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Bungalow Hotel

50 Laird Street, Long Branch, NJ 07740
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just got from a week long stay at the Bungalow. The king size bed is very comfortable. There is plenty of space for storage when going for a longer stay , although there is not of hanging closet space. The lobby is quite comfortable . There is a pool table, foosball table and comfortable sitting space. The outdoor area has... More 

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Lisa M, Manager at Bungalow Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your great review of your week long stay with us here at the Bungalow Hotel. We are delighted that our amazing team was able to look after your entire family during your stay. I will be certain to thank our amazing front desk team, particularly Don, Suzanna and Anna! We do apologize for any housekeeping... More 

Middletown, New Jersey
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

First of all I was BLOWN AWAY by the décor of this hotel. It has this really cool, chic design. The rooms themselves are very comfy and decorated in sort of a white-washed way, with some cute pops of color. The white walls/floors/ and bedding give the room a very clean look but manages to maintain a welcoming warmth. I... More 

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Lisa M, Manager at Bungalow Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for staying with us at the Bungalow Hotel! We are so delighted that we were able to exceed your expectations during your trip to Long Branch. The Bungalow Hotel was designed by the incredibly talented Robert and Courtney Novogratz and is truly a very unique spot, especially on the Jersey Shore. Plus we have... More 

Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This is the second time I've stayed at Bungalow - the first time being in March of 2012. The rooms are well-appointed, and the bed is EXTREMELY comfortable, but there are some details that just aren't quite right. The "rain shower" shower head is simply too much water pressure to be pleasurable. There was an overly fragrant air fesherener smell... More 

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Lisa M, Manager at Bungalow Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us and the TripAdvisor community about your recent stay at the Bungalow Hotel. Although we are extremely glad to hear you enjoyed our hotel's comfortable beds, unique amenities, vibrant lobby atmosphere and close proximity to the entertainment in our Pier Village area, we are disappointed to learn of the concerns you... More 

Eatontown, New Jersey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

My husband and I had the pleasure of staying at the Bungalow Hotel this past weekend. To have walked out of the bitter cold and into probably the sexiest lobby we've ever been was the first of many two thumbs-up! We were greeted by very friendly staff (Suzana, Don and Anna were awesome), check in was super quick and with... More 

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Lisa M, Manager at Bungalow Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your stellar review of the Bungalow Hotel! We are so delighted that our team was able to look after you during your first visit to our hotel and that the hotel design was to your liking - we agree, the fireplaces in the guestrooms are a cozy touch! Please be sure to visit... More 

NYC
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This past spring I got the surprise of a lifetime when my love asked me to marry him at the Bungalow in Long Branch, NJ! Completely unbeknownst to me, my fiancé worked closely with Brandon, Lisa, Suzana and team to orchestrate an unbelievable proposal. Although we had no plans to stay at the hotel (as far as I knew), I... More 

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Lisa M, Manager at Bungalow Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Amy Jocelyn, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a detailed and descriptive review of your stay at the Bungalow Hotel! We pride ourselves in the cleanliness and unique style of our boutique hotel, as well as our friendly and knowledgeable staff and are happy to hear that your stay was most enjoyable. Our location is also... More 

Maplewood, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

The small boutique hotel in Pier Village is so nice and has such good service, I had to review it. The wonderful and warming gas fireplace in our room was much needed in this frigid weather we have right now (January, 2015.) The lobby is cozy too with a fireplace, vintage foosball table and pool table...so fun and different from... More 

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Lisa M, Manager at Bungalow Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nadams6157, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at the Bungalow Hotel and for taking the time to share your experience with the Tripadvisor community! We are thrilled to have exceeded your expectations during your stay and provided you with a memorable visit to Long branch. Although our fireplaces are indeed welcoming during the cold winter months, we... More 

1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Just can't say enough about how beautiful this boutique hotel is. My husband surprised me as a birthday gift by booking a stay at the Bungalow. It took my breath away when we walked into our room to find it candle lit,fireplace was on and a beautiful heart shape made out of rose petals on the bed. We even had... More 

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Lisa M, Manager at Bungalow Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jocie, Leisure hotel visits are the perfect opportunity for our team here at the Bungalow Hotel to connect with our guests and make their stay extra special! We are so pleased that we were able to play our a role in your birthday surprise and make your day extra special. Thank you to your husband for the opportunity and... More 

New York City, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I normally don't take the time to write reviews of places I've been on TripAdvisor, but I was absolutely blown away by the atmosphere, vibe, and service at the Bungalow! My boyfriend I both work full time in Manhattan during the week, so we wanted a quiet and classy weekend getaway within a reasonable price range. The Bungalow Hotel provided... More 

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Lisa M, Manager at Bungalow Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kelly, Thank you very much for staying with us at the Bungalow Hotel! We are delighted that we were able to exceed your expectations during your weekend getaway. The Bungalow Hotel was designed by the amazingly talented Robert and Courtney Novogratz and truly is a very unique spot, especially on the Jersey shore. Plus we have a great team... More 

Tarrytown, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The relatively new -- or looks like new Bungalow Hotel had a welcoming lobby, with unique "adult blocks" for furniture. The staff, Ana, was very helpful. My siblings, cousins and I were down for a funeral and the hotel was extremely accommodating and sensitive to our scheduling needs. They kept the hotel bar, which was very casual, run by Chris... More 

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Lisa M, Manager at Bungalow Hotel, responded to this review

Dear JudoCJ, Thank you very much for your wonderful review of the Bungalow Hotel and for spreading the good word about our property to the TripAdvisor community! We were sorry that you were brought to our hotel under such sad circumstances, and we send our condolences to you and your loved ones. However, we are happy to learn that we... More 

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

The hotel was very beautiful one of the best designs and layouts I've seen and I stay at many hotels. The small staff was very friendly especially Donny and Anna. However when I called to inquire about the rooms I was mislead. It was said to have an oceanview however none of the rooms have ocean views. The agent also... More 

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Lisa M, Manager at Bungalow Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Courtehnae, We would like to thank you for sharing your feedback with us and the TripAdvisor community about your recent stay at the Bungalow Hotel. Although we are happy to hear that you enjoyed our hotel's unique, modern design, we are disappointed to learn that we were not able to exceed your expectations during your visit. We apologize for... More 

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