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Serendipity Bed and Breakfast

2.5 of 5
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712 Ninth Street, Ocean City, NJ 08226
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

What a darling little place this is! Serendipity is everything you could wish for in a bed & breakfast. The rooms were clean, cozy, and filled with all sorts of ammenties to make your stay the most comfortable. We loved the robes and slippers and the linens on the bed were probably the softest linens I've ever slept on! The... More 

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Thank hannahbettina
karenm681, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Hannah - So glad you and Kyle enjoyed your visit! I enjoyed having you visit. Hopefully the next time you visit you are able to stay longer and see more of Ocean City. I hope your day went well - I know you had a work filled day! More 

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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Serendipity is a great choice. The location cannot be beat and the room was so cozy. I loved the little extras like a robe and slippers, lip balm, current magazines in the room, sodas, snacks, and baked goods. Karen has thought of everything! Breakfast was great and plentiful. I felt very much at home at this B&B!

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Thank TAB36
karenm681, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm so glad you enjoyed your time at Serendipity! I try to anticipate what my guests will need and what items they might enjoy having - like lip balm. Making my guests feel comfortable and at home is my goal and I'm happy to have achieved that goal with you! See you next time! More 

Wilmington, Delaware
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82 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

For location, wonderful breakfast, and extra treats like fresh baked cookies & brownies every night, there's no place like Serendipity Inn. The frige is always full of soft drinks, and there is always coffee & water for tea or hot chocolate. One block from the beach & boardwalk and no shortage of restaurants within walking distance. Comfy chairs on the... More 

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Thank generalnansi
karenm681, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Always enjoy having you and Ron visit here! Your chair on the porch is waiting for you! More 

Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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66 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Be warned, Karen seems like things only go one way, her way! You should consider The Scarborough Inn 720 Ocean Avenue, Ocean City, NJ 08226. A little background on me wanting to stay at this B&B. I have done the MS 150 for many years. For those of you that don't know the MS 150 raises millions of dollars for... More 

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Karen718, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Tom. I am sorry you felt my processes too strict. When you called the afternoon of your arrival to tell me your companion's plane would not be arriving until 11:30 pm I was taken aback. Since the airport is about 1 1/2 hours from Serendipity I knew your arrival would probably not be until 1:30 am. Expedia clearly lists checkin... More 

Burlington, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This was our very first trip to ocean city nj and our first experience with a bed and breakfast. It was absolutely wonderful, the home was beautiful and cozy, our room was great. Comfortable bath robes and slippers and nice and comfortable bed. Breakfasts were delicious! Coffee any time was wonderful, we are avid coffee lovers. Karen made our visit... More 

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Sebring, Florida, United States
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37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The hostess is friendly and accomadating to your needs. Quiet and enjoyable in a busy vacation spot. Warm comforable rooms want you to stay in all day . Nice and cosy common room with fireplace and plenty of reading material. Complimentry snacks and coffee available all day long. Of course it is convienent to the beach-board walk and plenty of... More 

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Karen718, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Craig So glad you and Jackie enjoyed your stay. You were great guests! I enjoyed talking with you. Hope to see you soon! Karen More 

Birmingham, Alabama
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We booked a last-minute trip to Ocean City for just one night when we were visiting family in Philadelphia. Karen was so easy to book with and it was not an issue at all being only a few days before our arrival. The location was ideal- less than a block away from the boardwalk on 9th Street- right by Shrivers.... More 

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3 Thank Jennifer W
Karen718, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm so glad you had a wonderful stay! Ocean City is a great place and so many people have memories of coming here as a child. Thank you for letting me and Serendipity B&B be part of your homecoming! I hope to see you on your next visit to Ocean City! Karen More 

Wilmington, Delaware
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82 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Serendipity B & B is still at the top of my list of favorite B & B's. The warm & friendly atmosphere says Welcome Home as soon as you walk in the door. Karen always has goodies put out in the dining room, and there is always tea, coffee, & soft drinks available all through the day. Each room is... More 

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3 Thank generalnansi
Karen718, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Nancy It is always a pleasure having you and Ron visit! Hope to see you many times this year! Karen More 

Philadelphia
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28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

My husband and I spend a weekend here again in 2013, and it was excellent, as always. We stayed in the "Graciously Green" room which has a large bathroom - it's our favorite. The breakfast was wonderful as always!

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