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Albatross Hotel

34 Ocean Pathway, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756
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Albatross Hotel
Ranked #3 of 3 hotels in Ocean Grove
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bayonne
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

.have already made reservations to go back for the 4th of July. I found this bed and breakfast charming. The staff is friendly and extremely helpful. Every day of my stay was delightful. It is within walking distance to the beach, shopping and Asbury Park. I plan on staying here whenever I can.

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Westfield, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Our room reminded me of room one would get in a boarding house...ceiling had to be 30+ years old...the ugly paneling and dirty looking carpet in the room was probably even older. The shower in the hallway was also old and disgusting. Too much money for such a dump. The breakfast was adequate.

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RP
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Most B&B are very old some things can not be helped so you have to realize what you are dealing with, yes it may take a few minutes for the water to get warm and reach the 3rd floor...aside from all new plumbing it goes with the territory. The owner was nice...perhaps he has read most of these reviews and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

It's definitely not worth the money . The whole time we were there I felt like I was back at my parents house. Prior to checking in you would think the air conditioning would have been turned on in the room , well guess what no !!!! It was a sauna . There was no cold water in the shower... More

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Elkton, Maryland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

My road trip of 2.5 hrs was a breeze. Arrived around noon, my room was ready although I wasn't expected until 3 p.m. I was greeted with a place to park out front, a view of the ocean, and a large porch to which I was drawn. My luggage was taken to my room and checked-in. Bill, the owner, was... More

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NJ
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Okay, a few things: 1) To start off with, the owner man had a bit of an attitude. 2) Without telling me when I booked the room for 2 nights, the bathroom on the second floor was broken so, I had to go up the stairs to the third floor (after a leg injury). 3) The 3rd floor shared shower... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

I just spent some time at the Albatross and felt I had to right a review. It was a warm and friendly place where the owner went out of his way to make sure all our needs were met. The second floor porch was a delight to sit and drink my coffee and look out at the ocean. I will... More

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Bronx, New York
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4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

I haven't stayed there for several summers now but the last time I was there (maybe about 3 summers ago), it was on the decline. The owner was had a bit of an attitude & some of the amenities I remembered from the summer before were gone. Breakfast was a joke. The hospitality seems to be gone from that place.... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

I've stayed at Albatross a couple times over the years but don't plan to stay there again when I visit Ocean Grove. Although we had great interactions with some young helpers on the phone in advance, the owner was really churlish and not hospitable to me or my friend. It's well known in Jersey Shore beach b&b's/boarding houses that guests... More

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Warrington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

This is an awesome old home turned into hotel rooms in a very quaint town! The front desk people were all wonderful and very helpful! Price comes with continental breakfast and hosted by very friendly staff. After breakfast the owner gave me a tour of the other types of accommodations, each room was decorated just as wonderful as my twin... More

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Address: 34 Ocean Pathway, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Ocean Grove
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Albatross Hotel Ocean Grove

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