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Ocean Front Motel

2.0 of 5 1417 Ocean Ave., Ocean City, NJ 08226
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New Jersey
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2009

The Ocean Front was perfect for what we needed - three days and two nights of beach and boardwalk in beautiful Ocean City. For the price (we took advantage of a 20% discount by booking on-line 2 weeks before), we were very pleased with our ocean front room. I brought my large SUV, was fortunate to find a spot immediately... More 

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New Egypt, NJ
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2009

Stayed with family for 2 nights in August. "John" was not friendly or accomodating at all. He spoke to us with an attitude. Parking was a nightmare and we were afraid to move our car after squeezing it into the parking lot. The room was dirty. The bedspreads had dried gum, cigarette burns, and red stains (possibly blood?). The bathroom... More 

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Montville, NJ
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2009

My sister-in-law, Gayle, my son, Derek, and his wife, Susannah and I stayed at The Ocean Front Motel the weekend of 7/24-7/27. Gayle and I returned the weekend of 8/1-3. We only chose the Ocean Front Motel because the manager, John Capalbo, had returned. Everything was just GREAT. John certainly made our stay delightful. Gayle came all the way from... More 

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Yardville
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2009

The trip started with a terrible parking situation. Good Luck with that. Went to get the free baked goods for breakfast. Disgusting!!! Even had to climb over a motorized something or other to get to the table if I wanted to eat. (which I did not - went out to breakfast each day) Went back to the room to make... More 

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Philadelphia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2009

How this Motel is ranked 3rd for Ocean City is beyond my comrephension. We also stayed in Ocean City for the weekend of July 23-26, 2009. IT IS BAD. No other way to put it. When we booked our reservation over the phone, John told us Friday night would be $130 + taxes and Saturday night would be $190 +... More 

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Baltimore
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2009

The Ocean Front Motel did not meet our expectations for a $300 plus ocean front room in any way whatsoever. When we arrived for a two night stay on July 22nd there was only one parking spot left and I could tell we were in for a rough time. If I pulled into the spot the only way out of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2009

What a great weekend, stayed 3 nights, the room is plain, older, and small, nothing fancy, but clean, small dorm size refrig and micro wave, continental breakfast was suitable, bagels, english muffins, donuts, entamens danish, coffee, etc. service was excellent, and the reviews on John are right on. He is exceptionally serviced oriented and friendly. The location is fantastic, right... More 

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Flemington, New Jersey
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6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2009

While looking to do a quick night away with the kids in Ocean City, I decided to check out the Ocean Front Motel based upon the positive reviews on tripadvisor. When I saw that the motel was offering a 50% off special up until July 4th, I figured I'd take the plunge. We arrived around 2:30m pm and saw only... More 

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Warrenton, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2009

After having grown up on annual weeklong family vacations in beautiful Ocean City but not having returned for several decades, I thought I'd go back and soak up some nostalgia. Well, what a very pleasant surprise I had on arrival at the Ocean Front Motel and finally meeting this manager John that everyone else had written about. They weren't exaggerating.... More 

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Philadelphia
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2009

I wanted to take my wife and two little girls to the beach during Mother's Day weekend. I searched the net and the Beach Front seemed like the best bargain on the beach. For the money, we got more than we expected. John was very accomodating. The room was clean and in order. John was very helpful, even offering toys... More 

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Additional Information about Ocean Front Motel

Address: 1417 Ocean Ave., Ocean City, NJ 08226
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Ocean City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Ocean Front Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Ocean Front Hotel Ocean City
Ocean City Front Hotel
Ocean City Front Motel
Ocean Front Motel Ocean City
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Ocean City
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City

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