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Harris House Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1201 Ocean Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226
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Ranked #8 of 34 Hotels in Ocean City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well maintained property within a block from boards and beach. As long as you set your expectations that it is a motel not hotel. Good for shorter stays and if weather is nice you're not spending much time in the room. We had a room on 2nd floor facing pool which is fine since we went after Labor Day and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff is sincerely friendly and accomodating. Room was clean, and ridiculously close to the boardwalk. No frills, but so what? You don't come to Ocean City to hang out in your room. For the money spent, this was probably the best value I've across in all my years of traveling. Harris House, thank you!

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Denville, New Jersey
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Background: I traveled with family to Ocean City to compete in the OCNJ Half Marathon. We found this motel through a combination of searching TripAdvisor and oceancityvacation.com. Booking/Check-in: I made our reservation via a phone call and needed to mail a check to complete the reservation. We arrived after check-in time (3pm) and our room was ready. The Motel: The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were very pleased to find that the previous reviews were accurate. Harris House was truly in the best spot, steps from the boardwalk, beach, arcade, bike rentals, restaurants, everything. Rooms are nothing fancy or large, but very clean. Staff was very helpful and kind. The pool was very clean with plenty of lounge chairs. And all for a very... More

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Telford, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The location and proximity to beach and boardwalk is the best part of staying at the Harris House. The room was very basic and the bathroom was very small. It was very clean. Refrigerator and microwave were a nice touch. The staff was very courteous at check in and check out. There is a pool but we did not use... More

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Exton, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We stayed at Harris House from 8/24/8/25 in a street view double room. First of all, the location of this property is amazing. Steps from the beach/boardwalk and diagonal from Manco and Manco pizza. Across the street is a Jilly's arcade and bike rental. We also discovered Clancy's by the Sea, right on the boardwalk between 12th and 13th, excellent... More

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Havertown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We came down for the weekend and didn't want to leave! The employees were helpful and very nice. Check in was quick and the rooms were very clean and comfortable. The entire hotel grounds were kept nice. The location was awesome, steps from boardwalk at an excellent location. The heated pool was fun and not too crowded. Plenty of room... More

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New Rochelle, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Great location, wonderful pool. Stayed in a 1st floor poolside room. Just a few steps to the boardwalk. My 4 year old son had a blast at the pool and the arcade next door. Everything at the location was kept spotless. The parking lot can be a bit tight with a big vehicle but we always found a spot. We... More

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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This is at least our 10th stay at the Harris House. The location can't be beat; literally steps to the boardwalk, Manco and Manco pizza and Jilly's Arcade. Our family of four loves staying here and they have a big, heated pool that is never crowded to end the day. Rooms are nothing fancy, but all have refrigerators and microwaves.... More

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Clifton, New Jersey
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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

i enjoyed staying @ Harris House, very clean. Grounds were kept tidy & pool area as well. Air conditioner was a bit on the noisy side, but did its job. Check in was fast and were given information on area. Very good location. Our family enjoys Ocean City & this hotel was a good choice. Thanks Again.

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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): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Harris House Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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