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Homestead Beach Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   805 E. 8th Street, Between beach & Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226
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Ranked #17 of 34 hotels in Ocean City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Jersey City, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We stayed in unit 605 for a long weekend at the end of February to celebrate a late Valentine's Day. The unit is privately owned and hotel is very close to the boardwalk and beach. The room was very clean and newly updated with modern appliances. It was a very cozy and comfortable with awesome ocean view. We got lucky... More

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Sicklerville, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Great hotel for a get away in or out of the season. The hotel is in the process of being upgraded and the lobby is under construction. The view from Unit 605 is to die for panoramic views of the ocean from the 6th floor with an Ocean view from every window in the unit. The owner says the unit... More

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

I am always fascinated by older hotels and the Homestead Hotel fits the bill. My visit was brief but very enjoyable for my wife and I. We went for a 3 day weekend and simply fell in love with the old world charm of a hotel built in 1929 but had a newly renovated room (#407) that had the original... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

stayed in room 307,rooms are clean and had everything we needed,great location and good rates, the few things that were on the neg side was the room are small,alot of other hotels will include beach tags we had to purchase them and also had to pay to park,the money i saved on the room we had to use for parking... More

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Mount Holly, New Jersey, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

We stayed in rm510. It has a small bay window looking out to the ocean. Very cute! We never moved our car. Everything you could want is in walking distance. The room was spotless and nicely decorated. Looking forward to going back. We liked the feel of being in a condo and not a hotel room.

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Charlottesville, VA
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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

My fiancée and I first stayed in room 607 at the Homestead Beach Hotel Memorial Day weekend in 2011. We liked it so much that we booked the same room for the July 4 weekend. We've been back at least once a year every year since then. Why? Location, convenience, and price. The boardwalk and beach are less than a... More

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Inverness, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

I stayed there last summer and will be back next month for a week. The units are small but has everything you need. Our unit faced the ocean. It is so close to the board walk. There is no parking unless you want to pay. You just need to drive around alittle and you will find a free place to... More

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Pottstown, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

This place is dirty and small. Our key to get in the place didn't work. It was VERY hot because the air conditioner didn't work. There was a creepy old man everywhere we went. They said there was ice but we couldn't find it anywhere. It was in a good location but not a good place to stay in. This... More

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Brigantine, New Jersey
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4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

. This was a wonderful place to stay. First you have to understand that these are privately owned units. Our unit although small had a nice view of the boardwalk and some of the ocean. It was clean and nicely appointed. Bathroom was small as was the entire unit. This is an older building so things were not as big... More

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Easton, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

This place is the gateway to hell. I made reservations with my family. It is certainly not a family hotel. It would be much safer to sleep on the beach or under the boardwalk. We were very disappointed because the website is deceiving. Be warned.

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Address: 805 E. 8th Street, Between beach & Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Ocean City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Homestead Beach Hotel 2*
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Under New & Improved ManagementThe Homestead Beach Hotel has fully furnished efficiency condo studios (1 room) in the center of family-friendly Ocean City, NJ. It boasts an incredible beach block location with many studios having ocean or side ocean views. The Hotel is in walking distance to the beach (1/2 block), boardwalk, restaurants, pizza, ice cream, shops, concert hall, rides, miniature golf, etc. Individually decorated studios have daily maid service and can accommodate from 1- 4 guests, depending on room size and beds. Each furnished room contains a kitchenette with cooking/eating utensils, stovetop & refrigerator, as well as basic digital cable TV, window air conditioner (some have ceiling fans also); and a full bathroom. The building has a coin-operated washer & dryer and an ice machine. We do not allow smoking or pets. While other hotels charge higher rates, our affordable hotel rates take into consideration that there is no onsite parking. However, our front desk will provide information about nearby overnight parking lots, and nearby non-metered streets where you can leave your car for your entire stay (parking has not posed a problem for guests). Our staff thrives for customer satisfaction so you enjoy the vacation you looked forward to. ... more   less 
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