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Harris House Motel

1201 Ocean Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226
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Ranked #10 of 34 hotels in Ocean City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
KLPeffer Hummelstown, PA
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hummelstown, PA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just spent two days at the Harris House Motel. The rooms were very clean and it is right behind the boardwalk with easy access to the beach. The rooms have a microwave, fridge and TV as well. If you want to rent a bicycle, just walk across the parking lot. Everything is so convenient!

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Rome
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The motel is very clean and super convenient, just steps away from the boardwalk. Park your car once (free parking) and you never need to move it again. Beach passes included. Clean pool. Friendly staff and guests. No frills though the rooms have all the basics (tv, fridge, microwave). Coffee in the lobby in the morning. That said, you are... More

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Marlton, New Jersey
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room is real clean and the pool is crystal clear. Steps from the boardwalk and the parking is great. My wife and I stay here often. We come down the shore to see the 9'th street concerts every year. And part of the fun is talking to Michael who works in the office. When we pull up and see... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We come to Ocean City few times every summer, and if we stay for the weekend we know we will be staying at Harris House! Home away from home. Cannot beat the location, clean, comfortable rooms friendly staff. Simple no frills stay and that's what makes it affordable and attractive time after time. If you are looking for a perfect... More

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WSSHH, Front Office Manager at Harris House Motel, responded to this review

"Home away from home" is just the best compliment we could ever ask for... thank you! We will continue to live up to that standard, and we look forward to providing you with a clean comfortable stay for many vacations to come. See you again this summer! More

Glendale, Arizona
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We had the pleasure of staying at Harris House Motel May 21, 22 and 23. We were extremely pleased with the cleanliness of our room, the shower was great and the beds were very comfortable. When I needed an extra blanket, it was on it's way to our room before I finished requesting it. The Boardwalk was a very short... More

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WSSHH, Front Office Manager at Harris House Motel, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed your stay! Thanks in particular for mentioning the cleanliness of the room and the prompt delivery of the blanket -- our main focus is on cleanliness and customer service. Hearing that you would recommend our hotel is the ultimate compliment. Thanks again, and we hope you come back and see us soon! More

Rio Grande, NJ
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We stayed here for a wedding we attended, and couldn't have been happier, staff was extremely friendly, someone was always cleaning, great pool, centrally located steps from the Ocean City boardwalk..no frills, no elevator, so bear that in mind, but would certainly stay here again, very pleased

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WSSHH, Front Office Manager at Harris House Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review! We really enjoyed providing service to guests who attended the wedding -- including helping trim the tags off of a handsome new suit : ) It was a great weekend and we hope to se you again soon... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here last august 4 one night. It had a very good location; it was right next to the boardwalk. The rooms were your average hotel room. It had 2 beds, 1 tv and a bathroom. It was pretty clean. The pool was nice and warm and the staff seemed courteous.

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WSSHH, Owner at Harris House Motel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the kind review! We're glad you enjoyed you stay. We particularly appreciate the comment about our courteous staff, as customer service is always our number one priority. We've recently opened for the season and are looking forward to great 2014 season - hopefully you can join us! Thanks again... More

Stamford, Connecticut
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Had a fantastic end-of-season beach weekend! Harris House staff (especially Michael) was friendly and accommodating. Rooms were very clean & nicely sized. Furniture was all in great condition and the beds were nice and comfortable. And the location is perfect -- only steps away from the Boardwalk. Can't wait to go back!

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WSSHH, Owner at Harris House Motel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the kind words about the Harris House. We appreciate you mentioning the cleanliness and comfortability of the rooms, as we keep to very high standards. We hope you get a chance to come down again for the 2014 season! We have some great specials going on all throughout the summer and for the Columbus Day weekend... More

Philadelphia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013 via mobile

I stayed at the Harris House this past weekend with my boyfriend. It is an average hotel but overall I did enjoy my stay. There were some things I didn't like but there were things I really did like! PROS: 1. The location is perfect...steps away from the boardwalk and beach. 2. The pool is a pretty decent size, extremely... More

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Virginia Beach, VA
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Lynn at front desk very accommodating to a couple requests we had and it is very much appreciated. Our room was very clean and comfortable with two double beds. Yes the bathroom space is small, but that's no reason to give this motel an excellent. The bathroom was spotlessly clean. All the staff we met were friendly and eager to... More

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Address: 1201 Ocean Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Ocean City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
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#9 Family Hotel in Ocean City #9 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
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