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2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1601 Ocean Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742
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Dunes Motel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014
Amy D Northampton, Pennsylvania
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Northampton, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We were just at the Dunes Motel for 2 nights from 8/23-8/25. We are a family of 4, with 2 children under the age of 10. The location can't be beat. We went to Maryland Ave Beach which was gorgeous! They gave us discount passes at check-in and it was only a short distance from the motel. We walked down... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Stayed 3 nights 09/08 - 11/08 2 x rooms which had a connecting door which was perfect for our family. On check in the guy at the desk told me that I had been overcharged by Expedia and changed the bill which was really appreciated. This was my first time staying in a Motel in the US. After 10 days... More 

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Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I just checked-out of the Dunes and I am heading back home after an excellent vacation with my family. The motel was full of families with kids and everybody seemed happy to be there. The property has a patio which was full of kids at any given moment. My room was on the first floor, next to the pool. It... More 

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peter s, Manager at Dunes Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words. We have looked at the A/C and the noise problem has been resolved. I do hope we see you again soon. Regards More 

Binghamton, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The Dunes accommodated us on very short notice. We called on July 30 2014 for a room August 8, 9, 10 check out 11th of 2014. We appreciate they were able to accommodate us on such short notice. We joined other family members who made reservations at various hotels on Ocean Ave for this same weekend but months earlier. The... More 

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peter s, Manager at Dunes Motel, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to review your stay at the Dunes Hotel. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience you have had at our place. The hotel has been completely renovated after Sandy. Our housekeeping staff makes every attempt to satisfy our customers with clean rooms and daily maid service. We provide microwaves and refrigerators for your convenience, but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

newly remodeled, carpet,paint,tv, beds, dressers etc. all seemed new and clean, had small fridge and microwave, no hair dryer or iron board, small bathroom with stand up shower,cold ac, great price, had two twin beds,not the hilton, but good for cheap.

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Middletown, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We stayed at this motel 2 years in a row. I liked that the courtyard is on the inside and the doors open to it so if you have children you can sit and hang out in the courtyard at night while the kids are sleeping in the room and you are right in front of the room so they... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

So I guess this hotel/morel has been redone after hurricane sandy. It is a true jersey shore motel. It is not the Hilton or some other hotel chain. Anyone who grew up going to the jersey shore knows what I mean. It was clean and the service was good. Our room was small but it had a fridge and microwave... More 

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Dublin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I was on a weekend to the jersey shore , we stayed in this motel it was clean, pretty basic but it was what I expected. There is a pool but the water was a bit murky, staff were very helpful with lots of info about the area. No facilities, like food or drinks.A bit of a walk to the... More 

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Canton, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We decided to stay an extra day and the place we were in didn't have accommidations for us. I stopped here and am glad I did. The staff were very nice, the price was good, the pool was clean. Each room has recently been updated. The shower (no tub) is a walk in, which was great for me and the... More 

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Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My other single Dad friend and I rented two rooms with Summer rates of only $150 a night (Includes taxes etc) 1 block off the beach! We were on the first floor and the pool was right outside our door which our 11 year old daughters loved! Rooms were extremely clean, staff was more than friendly and they actually had... More 

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Address: 1601 Ocean Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742
Location: United States > New Jersey > Point Pleasant Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Dunes Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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